Summertime fun for kids
This week’s summer fun includes crafts, book group, story times, space exploration and more from the decade of the 1960s. The Pages Through the Ages summer reading program has 1960s crafts on Monday, July 15, from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. during Drop-in Summer Crafts. The crafts are sponsored by the Coyle Family Young Readers Fund. Drop-in Story Times take place on Tuesday, July 16 at various times throughout the day depending on age groups. The times can be found on the library’s website. The Wonderful Wednesday program on July 17, from 3 to 4 p.m., is Space Exploration provided by the Discovery Museum. The 1960s was a great time for space exploration and this program will highlight how astronauts work and live in extreme environments. The activity is for kids in grades K through eight. Registration is required. The Space Exploration program is made possible by the Sherman Family Fund. Movie Theater Thursdays on July 18 features the Walt Disney classic, One Hundred and One Dalmatians (rated PG) at 10:15 and Escape from Planet Earth (rated PG) at 2. Healthy snacks will be provided. There is no registration and no fee. The movies are sponsored by the Coyle Family Young Readers Fund. Dancing Through the Decades on Friday, July 19, from 3 to 4, showcases the Groovy Dances of the 60s with Debra MacDonald from Wilton Dance Studio for kids K and up. Registration is required. Sponsored by the Coyle Family Young Readers Fund.