Bayport-Blue Point Public Library

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School Age (Grades K - 5)

Expressway to Your Art II

4/22/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

24 children Grades 3-5. Join Mrs. Ahearn and create an aquarium with tropical fish. BPJ601

Creative Cup Building

4/24/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

25 children. Let your imagination be your guide. Build on your own or with friends using large plastic cups to see what you can create. BPJ430

Parent’s Night Out

4/25/2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

40 children. Drop your children off at the library for popcorn, a drink and a viewing of the movie “Frozen”. BPJ411

Jump Bunch Baseball

4/30/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

20 children. Just in time for the baseball season. Let Jump Bunch teach you some basic baseball skills! Lots of non-competitive fun for boys and girls alike! BPJ413

Reading to Dogs: Read to Chelsea

5/6/2014 3:30 PM - Tuesday, June 24, 2014 5:00 PM

Tuesdays, 3:30 - 5:00pm Have fun reading with Chelsea our Reading Dog. Chelsea is a registered therapy and reading dog. Reading to dogs provides children with a non-judgmental and comforting environment to practice their reading skills. Readers from 1st through 5th grade can sign up for 20 minute sessions. Children love reading to dogs. Sign up early at the children’s desk for the spots that are convenient for you.

Mom’s Special Day

5/8/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

25 children Grades K-2 Celebrate this special day for mom by making a special gift that she can treasure. BPJ500

Mother’s Day Workshop

5/9/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

25 children Grades 3-5 Celebrate this special day for mom by making pot holders that you design yourself. Then surprise mom with a special gift that she can treasure. BPJ402

Migratory Bird Day

5/12/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

25 children Calling all bird watchers! Birds are fascinating and fun to watch. Celebrate migratory birds and the phenomenon of bird migration in this fun and informative program. BPJ409

Keri’s Cameras Photography Club

5/13/2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

10 children Grades 3-5 Capture your world through photography! Learn the history and basics of photography through games, activities, and hands on photography. You may even have your photographs displayed in the library. BPJ604

Gardening Club

5/15/2014 4:00 PM - Thursday, June 12, 2014 5:00 PM

Thursday, May 15 and Thursday, June 12, 4:00pm 20 children. Get ready to dig in the dirt! Join Mrs. Soper for some fun activities as she teaches you about gardening. Plant and care for our library garden and watch it grow! BPJ403

Construction Zone

5/19/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

25 children Come together for Lego building fun and creativity. If you or someone you know has Lego’s that they no longer use, please donate them to the Library for use during this program. BPJ425

Expressway to Your Art I

5/20/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

24 children Grades 3-5 Join Mrs. Ahearn and learn to paint a cartoon like American artist, Roy Lichtenstein. BPJ600

From Egg to Chick

5/21/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

25 children Explore the life cycle of the chicken and learn how the chick embryo develops inside the egg. This engaging session brings science alive for students and includes interaction with chicks or hens. Following this program we will be incubating eggs in the library! Get ready for some chirping when the baby chicks hatch in June. They will be our guests for a week. BPJ410

Keep It Simple, Art for Kids I

5/27/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

24 children Grades K-2 Attention all “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” fans! Have some fun with Mrs. Ahearn while she instructs you how to draw like illustrator and author, Jeff Kinney. BPJ503

Art Explosion Summer Decorating

6/2/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

24 children Grades 3-5 Art is a universal language. We need talented young artists to create some colorful decorations to reflect our Summer Reading theme, Fizz, Boom, Read! This year we will explore the wonders of science. BPJ605

Parent’s Night Out

6/6/2014 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

40 children Drop your children off at the library for popcorn, a drink and a viewing of the movie “The Lego Movie”. BPJ411

Kid’s Going Outside! Sweetbriar Nature Center: Animal Interviews

6/7/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

30 participants (adults and children) preschool - 5th grade Join us at the Sweetbriar Nature Center in Smithtown. Children will meet and interact with some of Sweetbriar’s resident animals. So get ready to meet a scaly snake, an ancient turtle, a curious bird, a furry mammal and some surprise visitors. After the program take a walk through the animal rehabilitation center at your leisure. For online registration, use your adult library card and select the total number of seats for your family. Write your names in the note to instructor box. BPJ905

Down at the Beach

6/11/2014 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

16 children 3-5 years old It’s time to get outdoors and enjoy the warmer weather and sandy beach. Join Mrs. Ahearn down at the beach for a story and a fun time. Weather permitting. BPJ903

Father’s Day Construction Zone

6/13/2014 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

25 children Spend a night out with your father or a special guy in your life. Have fun building Legos and enjoy a yummy treat. BPJ422

Keep It Simple, Art for Kids II

6/16/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

24 children Grades K-2 Join Mrs. Ahearn and learn to paint like the great Chinese insect artist, Qi Baishi. BPJ508

Discover 3D Printing

6/17/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

20 children Grades 3-5 Discover the world of 3D Printing. We will have a 3D printer on loan from the Suffolk Cooperative Library System. Children attending this program will learn about this amazing new technology and get to see it in action. Each participant will get to take home a 3D creation! BPJ611

Creative Cup Building

6/19/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

25 children Let your imagination be your guide. Build on your own or with friends using large plastic cups to see what you can create. BPJ430

Strawberries and Cream in a Waffle Cone

6/20/2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

25 children Cook up some fun with Chef Rob Scott. Healthy and tasty, children will enjoy making the mixture, stuffing the waffle cone and eating their tasty treat. Yum! BPJ415

Summer Reading Club Kickoff: Fire & Ice

6/30/2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for our summer reading club kickoff celebration “Fire & Ice” presented by Mad Science of Long Island. Learn physical and chemical changes. Experience the “Screaming Screwdriver” and the “Mad Science Shower” as well as learning how cool dry ice can be (109.5 degrees below zero to be exact!). Don’t miss this extraordinary show! BPJ904