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Summer Reading 2019: A Universe of Stories
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Countdown Begins:
Register online at needhamma.beanstack.org or at the Children's Desk and begin your reading race to the starts! Log your reading minutes from June 24 through August 9 to be eligible for grand prizes.

Summer Performers and Events:
June 24 
4:30 (ages 4+)Lasers in space summer reading kickoff followed by a glow party

July 9 
4:30 (ages 6+)Visit from a NASA Ambassador

July 13 2:30
(ages 4+) Stargazer’s Apprentice with Mike Francis

July 15 4:00 (ages 4-7) Springfield Science Museum 
Sky Lab Planetarium
5:00 (ages 8+) Springfield Science Museum Sky Lab Planetarium

July 24 11:00 (ages 2+) Sparky's Puppets:
Stories from Outer Space

July 31 4:30 (ages 4+) Science Tellers: 
Aliens: Escape from Earth

August 7 4:30 (ages 4+) Mike Bent Magic Show: 
Blast Off with Books

      August 12  End of Summer Reading Party

     4:00 Michael Menes Cosmic Juggling Show

     4:45 Alien Balloon Hats & Balloon Twisting





Workshops and Bookgroups


June 13 10:30 (ages 2+) Preschool Crafts

July 11 10:30 (ages 2+) Preschool Crafts

July 17 10:30 (ages 2+) Tinker Tot Workshop with 
Family Access of Newton

July 17 4:30 (ages 6+) Rocket Workshop Registration Required

July 20 10-11:00am (ages 4+) Moon Landing Party with Crafts

July 23 4:00 (ages 8+) Make your Own Sci-Fi Movie Registration Required

July 27 3:00 (grades 3-5) Bookventurers Book Club

August 1 10:30 (ages 2+) Tinker Tot Workshop with Family Access of Newton

August 1 4:00 (ages 8+) Droid
 Workshop Registration Required

August 8 10:30 (ages 2+) Preschool Crafts
August 10 3:00 (grades 3-5) Bookventurers Book Club
August 17 10:00 (all ages) Star Wars Cookie Decorating

August 22 10:30 (ages 2+) Tinker Tot Workshop with Family Access of Newton