KIDS PAINT & SIP FUNDRAISER

SAVE THE DATE!

SATURDAY, AUGUST 24TH AT 2:00 PM

We’re having another Paint and Sip fundraiser! This time it’s for the family, so all sipping will be non-alcoholic. We’ll still have lots of fun creating this rainbow tree painting! All supplies will be provided, but registration is required.

Tickets are $35 each and you may sign-up at the library or CLICK HERE to sign up via the Berkshire Paint & Sip website.

ZINE PROJECT

Monday, July 22nd at 1:30 PM

Story game and writing challenges will be gathered into a summer magazine made by you! This is a 5-week, drop-in program where you can bounce ideas off of other creative people and help create the New Lebanon Library Summer Zine!

 

COMIC WORKSHOP WITH BARBARA SLATE

Tuesday, July 23rd at 2:00 PM

You can do a graphic novel! Get ready to make some comics with comic artist Barbara Slate! For ages 10 years and up (adults welcome, too!). Supplies will be provided.

“SHOWBIZ” WITH THE THEATER BARN

Tuesday, July 23rd at 6:00 PM

Get a taste of the Theater Barn’s upcoming musicals! Hear song selections from the upcoming shows, talk to the actors, get tips on acting and learn about life behind the stage! Coffee and refreshments are included. This week will feature “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” which opens on July 25th.

SPACE TIME: MOON LANDER CHALLENGE

Friday, July 26th at 1:00 PM

This summer as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, join us as we explore the demands of living in space! There will be something different every time. In this installment, we are challenging you to help your “astronaut” marshmallows to safely touch down on the moon. Materials will be provided.

PLAYING WIZARDS UNITE? VISIT OUR FORTRESS!

Visit us in the Harry Potter Wizards Unite game and enter our Fortress! Battle foes alongside your friends and earn rewards for returning Foundables to the Ministry of Magic. Plus you can do it all from the comfort of the air conditioned library on our free WiFi! And remember, we are still a Gym in Pokémon Go, too!

 

UKULELE JAM

Saturdays, July 6th and 20th at 11:00 AM.

Grab a uke and get ready to jam! Local musician Doug Banker is heading up ukulele jam sessions– all learner levels are welcome and there are new songs every session. (The Library has several ukuleles you can check out for personal practice or using during the jam sessions. If you have one though, please bring it!)

 

GENTLE YOGA

 Mondays from 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Unwind and relax with Gentle Hatha yoga. Bring a mat or blanket. Please call the Library to check if there is space in the class. Suggested donation: $10.

KRIPALU YOGA

Mondays at 5:45 PM

Finish off your Monday with some Kripalu yoga! Suggested Donation: $5-$10 per person.

Photo Contest

How good are your camera skills? Put them to the test with this
summer’s photo contest! The theme is: summer! The best image to represent the summer will receive a gift card at our Summer Wrap-up Party/Con, a place of honor on display until September, A prominent position in the upcoming summer ‘Zine and bragging rights. What are you waiting for?
Get out there and capture the summer!

All submitted pictures will be on display at the library as a pop-up gallery project for everyone to see! Honorable mentions in the contest will be featured in our summer ‘Zine!

Rules:

  1. All Entries must come a name and email address for contact. (You can send us private messages via social media.)

  2. Only 3 entries are allowed per entrant.

  3. Do not take someone’s picture without their express permission.

  4. Submit pictures to: nlzineproject@gmail.com or tag us on social media while using the hashtag: #nllsummercontest.

The Deadline for entries is: August 5th.

 

A Universe of Stories Has Begun!

Get ready for an adventure that is out of this world and into a universe of possibilities through amazing stories from around the world, other dimensions, and throughout all of space and time! We will finish up our summer reading program with a Storycon on August 15th!

Follow this link to Get Started!

SUPPORT THE LIBRARY ON AMAZON!

We all love to shop online. Now, when you shop online, you can also support your favorite non-profits! Use the link https://smile.amazon.com/ and select “New Lebanon Library”. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Library. Thank you for all that you do and we aim to continue serving you to the best of our abilities.

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