Tag: Libraries Rock

Ukuleles Now Available for Loan!

ukulele Do you want to learn an instrument? Did you come to our Ukuleles Rock Event? Kimball Library now has Ukuleles for you to borrow! We have FOUR Ukuleles available! You can borrow a Ukulele for ONE WEEK! You get the Ukulele and a Storage Bag to carry it in! (This service is only available to Kimball Card Holders.) You will have to tune the Ukulele yourself but there are an… Read more

Ukuleles Now Available for Loan!

ukulele Do you want to learn an instrument? Did you come to our Ukuleles Rock Event? Kimball Library now has Ukuleles for you to borrow! We have FOUR Ukuleles available! You can borrow a Ukulele for ONE WEEK! You get the Ukulele and a Storage Bag to carry it in! (This service is only available to Kimball Card Holders.) You will have to tune the Ukulele yourself but there are an… Read more

Books & Blossoms Camp (T/weens 9-19) August 6-10 @6:30 PM

flowerland-workshop-postThis is a camp to learn basic floral design. If you register, you must be committed to all 5 evenings unless you get an exception in advance. Each night you’ll learn something new about design and get to practice.   Class will run for an hour and 15 minutes.   Monday: Choose a book, practice floral fundamentals Tuesday: Practice 2 designs Wednesday: Practice 2 designs Thursday: Students choice of design learned… Read more

STEM ROCKS! – Summer STEM Events!

Tinker with our brain building Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Toys! Join us for some time exploring with our STEM building toys and build your brain power while you’re at it!   Check out these fun STEM events happening this Summer: THU, July 5- Marble Runs ROCK! (Ages 3+) 10:30am-4:30pm Expand your brain power with our fun marble runs! TUE, July 10- Real World STEM ROCKS! (All Ages) 6:30-7:30pm*Special Event* Representatives… Read more

Australia ROCKS (Grades K-5) – Monday, July 23, 6:30-7:30pm

Dot paintingToday we ‘ROCK’ down under in Australia! There’s plenty to do with stories, craft and food! Try your hand at dot painting and see what you create! Try  our samples of fairy bread while you’re here. It’s delicious and you’ll want to go home and make it yourself! Register youth entering grades K-5 in the Fall of 2018. This is a LIBRARIES ROCK summer reading program.… Read more

Sweet Summer Sounds Rock (All Ages): Monday July 30th 6:30-7:45pm

Join us for a celebratory ice cream social for the summer reading participants as well as  bonus sweet summer sounds from the NH Recorder Consort.  Ice cream outside, concert inside! Summer reading participants will have first dibs on the sundae line, and then other guests are welcome to join them.  After you make your sundae you’ll have the opportunity to hear the NH Recorder Consort play.  If the concert is… Read more

Taiko ROCKS Performance (All Ages): Wednesday, July 18th 6:30-7:00pm

MORE THAN JUST AN INSTRUMENT Taiko drumming is about bringing together communities and sharing experiences that emphasize the significance of diversity and cultural exchange. Through learning taiko, we develop one heart, one sound, one drum; even when there is more than one drum being played.  Join us for this amazing demonstration.  This performance will be held in the Courtyard. Youth may register for a workshop following the show starting at… Read more

Oodles of Doodles ROCK: 7/17/18 @ 6:30pm (Register T/weens Grades 5 & Up)

zenUPDATE: This will be not be a ‘class’, but a time to explore the materials provided. Zen Doodle–oodles of doodles set to music—gel pens, fine point sharpies, pointy bright colored pencils, and YOU.  If you like adult coloring, doodling, or hanging with friends who love casual art and music then this event was made for you.  We will have supplies, but if you are already a fan of Zentangle and… Read more

Japan ROCKS (Grades K-5) – Monday, July 16, 6:30-7:30pm

fly-kitesCome ‘ROCK’ with Japan. We LOVE kites and this is the perfect day to make one. Eat pocky sticks and tasty lettuce wraps. Yum! Play Catching seven pieces and hear a Japanese tale. Register youth entering grades K-5 in the Fall of 2018.   This is a LIBRARIES ROCK summer reading program.… Read more

T/ween Book Talks ROCK 7/11/18 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 5 and Up!)

Join us as we talk together about ‘Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie’ by Jordan Sonnenblick’ and rock out to this book.  Conversation, candy, and chillin’. This is a great read for middle and high school ages.  Copies of this book are available at the main desk. Thirteen-year-old Steven has a totally normal life: he plays drums in the All-Star Jazz band, has a crush on the hottest girl in… Read more