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School Age (Grades K - 5)

Beginners Summer String Lessons

7/7/2014 9:00 AM - Monday, August 25, 2014 9:30 AM

Mondays, July 7, 14, 21, 28 and Mondays, August 4, 11, 18, 25, 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. 12 children entering Grades 2–4. Beginners will learn the parts of the instrument, and how to correctly hold the instrument, how to pluck elementary notes. They will learn to play a short song for the recital held on August 25th at 10:30 a.m. Please enter child’s age, grade, instrument (violin, viola, cello) and amount/years of experience in note to instructor box. (Children need to bring their own instrument). BPJ603

Experienced Summer String Lessons

7/7/2014 9:30 AM - Monday, August 25, 2014 10:15 AM

Mondays, July 7, 14, 21, 28 and Mondays, August 4, 11, 18, 25, 9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. 12 children entering Grades 5–6. Experienced students will review and expand on what they already know. They will prepare a song for the recital and also perform in a duet, trio or quartet. The recital will be held on August 25th at 10:30 a.m. Please enter child’s age, grade, instrument (violin, viola, cello) and amount/years of experience in the note to instructor box. (Children need to bring their own instrument). BPJ606

Science of Art

8/22/2014 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

25 children. Did you ever think about how science and the arts go hand in hand? Creativity, passion and the need to explore inspire artist and scientist alike. Bring your inspiration and creativity to this program and get ready to explore the science of art! BPJ423

Expressway to Your Art I

9/10/2014 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

18 children Grades 3-5. Join Mrs. Ahearn and create a bold painting in the style of French artist, Fernand Leger. BPJ600

Keep It Simple, Art for Kids I

9/12/2014 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

18 children Grades K-2. Learn how to draw a dinosaur of your choice and use pastels to give it color. BPJ503

Construction Zone

9/16/2014 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

25 children. We supply the legos and you provide the creativity! Join Mrs. Soper for some lego building fun! BPJ425

Sign Language Workshop

9/19/2014 4:00 PM - Friday, October 10, 2014 4:30 PM

Fridays, September 19, 26 and October 3, 10, 4:00 p.m. 25 children. Through music you can learn to sign. Join Ms. Wise as she shows you how in this fun and instructive program. BPJ404

Owls’ Amazing Adaptations

9/22/2014 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

20 children Grades 3-5. Owls are fascinating birds of prey with several adaptations that help them to survive in a variety of habitats. Come to learn a little about these unusual features and how they help them hunt. Participate in an owl pellet dissection and discover what these birds have been eating. BPJ602

Expressway to Your Art II

10/15/2014 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

18 children Grades 3-5. Join Mrs. Ahearn and create an explosive painting in the style of American artist, Bob Kane. BPJ601

Creative Cup Building

10/16/2014 4:00 PM - 4:30 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

Hurrah for Halloween

10/17/2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

30 children. Join your Children’s Librarians for a Halloween packed celebration that includes slightly scary stories, games, a craft and refreshments. Come in costume. BPJ429

Simple Machines

10/20/2014 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

16 children Grades 3-5. Experiment and explore pushing, pulling and moving objects with four basic simple machines. Find out how and why they are used and where they may be hiding right now. These hands on activities will allow children to experiment and have fun with levers, pulleys, inclined planes and wheels while they learn about gravity and friction. BPJ604

Keep It Simple, Art for Kids II

10/21/2014 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

18 children Grades K-2. Join Mrs. Ahearn and create an explosive painting in the style of German Expressionist, Franz Marc. BPJ508

Parent’s Night Out

10/24/2014 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

40 children. Parents, do you need a few extra hours to run some errands? Drop your children off at the library for a snack, a drink and a viewing of the “Lego Movie”.nBPJ411

Plaster Craft

10/25/2014 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

20 children Grades K-5th Children will enjoy lots of creative fun! Pick out and paint your own plaster figurine. Parents can drop off children at Plastered in Sayville. BPJ408

Bewitching Cat Cupcakes

10/29/2014 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

25 children. Children will have fun creating their own bewitching cat cupcake for Halloween. Then join Chef Rob in some fun fall games and activities. BPJ405