Events Calendar / Kids

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¡Olé! Flamenco with Eve Costarelli

Don't forget to sign up for the Summer Reading Program starting July 1st!

Children and caregivers will have a body stretching, hand clapping, foot stomping good time. In this upbeat program that is infused with the music, dance, and a brief history of flamenco, participants will absorb the dramatic postures and colorful flavor of flamenco while exploring yoga poses, dancing with fans, mindfulness, and participating in the reading of the picture book, Lola’s Fandango by Anne Witte. This program is led by Eve Costarelli, an arts educator, dancer and dedicated yogi, who is passionate about bringing the joy of movement to all-bodies.

Ages 5+. Registration required by email, Mcauliffechildrensroom@gmail.com. Program is paid for by the FCC and through the Mass Cultural Council.

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Virtual Bookworm Book Club with Max!

Join us for Bookworm Book Club with Max! Sundays at 2:00 pm. Email us to receive an invite to watch on Zoom at framinghamlibrarybookgroups@gmail.com.

Sunday, July 12 will discuss Sideways Stories from Wayside School (Part 1 of the Wayside School series) by Louis Sacher.

Sunday, July 21 will discuss Dragons and Marshmallows (Part 1 of the Zoey and Sassafras series) by Asia Citro.

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Pop Up Art: Create a Flying Dragon!

Don't forget to sign up for the Summer Reading Program starting July 1st!

Learn the mythology and make a flying Dragon. Step-by-step, you will create a mythical addition to hang in your room. The class will start with a slideshow about dragons. Program is paid for by the FCC and through the Mass Cultural Council.

Ages 8-12. Class size is limited. Registration required by email, Mcauliffechildrensroom@gmail.com.

Virtual Bookworm Book Club with Max! thumbnail Photo

Virtual Bookworm Book Club with Max!

Join us for Bookworm Book Club with Max! Sundays at 2:00 pm. Email us to receive an invite to watch on Zoom at framinghamlibrarybookgroups@gmail.com.

Sunday, July 12 will discuss Sideways Stories from Wayside School (Part 1 of the Wayside School series) by Louis Sacher.

Sunday, July 21 will discuss Dragons and Marshmallows (Part 1 of the Zoey and Sassafras series) by Asia Citro.

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Take and Make Kit: S.T.E.M. Mechanical Bird Building

Engineer a KiwiCo. model mechanical bird and experiment with gear-driven wings! All materials are provided in a kit available for curbside pickup starting July 20. Join us on Zoom July 28 from 11:00am-12:00pm to build together!

AGES 9-14. Please email mcauliffechildrensroom@gmail.com to register for the program and schedule a time to pick up your kit. Kits are available for curbside pick-up at both library locations.

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Take and Make Kit: Fairy Tale Masks

Create a fairy tale themed mask from home! Choose between a dragon, unicorn, knight, or fancy mask design. All materials are provided in a kit available for curbside pickup starting August 3.

Ages 5-12. Please email mcauliffechildrensroom@gmail.com to register for the program and schedule a time to pick up your kit. Available curbside pick-up at both locations.

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Tonks Concert

Tune in to see Tonks, of Tonks and the Aurors, play a live show for us! Tonks and the Aurors is a wizard rock band, performing music about Harry Potters. They have traveled all over North America and Europe singing about their favorite wizard. Tonks discography now includes more fantastical tunes drawing inspiration from YA classics like The Hunger Games and the Percy Jackson series.

Mark your calendar for this fun performance & check back for information on how the show will be streamed.