Children's Events @ Simpson

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 6:30pm

Younger LEGOJoin us for LEGO Club on Tuesday, June 26, at 6:30 pm! This month's project is Family LEGO Night - Build Your Own National Landmark. LEGO are provided.

 

This club is for children in Kindergarten - Fifth Grade.

 

 

 

Location:  Lower Level Meeting Room A

Registration: Required no later than three days before the event.

 

 

 

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 10:30am

Caryn Lin is a classically trained violinist. She plays her 4, 5 and 6 string electric violins, using looping to create short, on-the-spot recordings of her voice, percussion, and other sounds.

 

Ages: School Age Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 10:30am

Come and learn how these highly trained dogs help our community by using their special abilities to locate lost or missing people and to help law enforcement in criminal investigations.

 

Ages: Preschool Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 6:30pm

Try It TuesdayJoin us and try something new Tuesday, July 3 at 6:30 pm! This Tuesday is K-5: Hour of Coding.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registration: Required no later than three days before the event.

 

 

 

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 10:30am

Professional magician, Magical Nick, will have the kids belly laughing, engaged and smiling the entire time during this family performance for all ages.

 

Ages: Preschool and School Age Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 10:30am

Block PartyYou are invited to a BLOCK PARTY here at Joseph T. Simpson Public Library on Saturday, July 7, at 10:30 am.

 

What is a BLOCK PARTY? It is an hour of fun just playing with wooden blocks and our play animals, vehicles and people! We will be hosting BLOCK PARTIES twice a month so come see what it is all about and have some CONSTRUCTIVE FUN!!!

 

 

Ages: Children of all ages!

Registration: Please call to register at 717-766-0171, or register in person no later than three days before the event.

 

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 6:30pm

Try It TuesdayJoin us and try something new Tuesday, July 10 at 6:30 pm! This Tuesday is K-5: Sock Hop/Family Dance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registration: Required no later than three days before the event.

 

 

 

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 6:30pm

Try It TuesdayJoin us and try something new Tuesday, July 31 at 6:30 pm! This Tuesday is K-5: Family Movie Night.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registration: Required no later than three days before the event.

 

 

 

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 10:30am

Grab your spurs and journey with us to the Wild West, where a legendary bank-robbing outlaw is back in town, about to strike again! Discover how a mysterious piano can play an "instrumental" part in putting together a rotten cowboy back behind bars.

 

Ages: School Age Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 6:30pm

American Girls ClubThis club meets on the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm. This club is for students in Third through Sixth Grade. One girl from the American Girls book series is featured each month with discussion and special crafts from her historical time period. This month's focus is on Melody Ellison, 1964. Be prepared for a lively discussion by reading a book about these American Girls, watching a movie or learning about them.

 

Registration: Required no later than three days before the event.

 



 

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 6:30pm

American Girls ClubThis club meets on the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm. This club is for students in Kindergarten through Second Grade. One girl from the American Girls book series is featured each month with discussion and special crafts from her historical time period. This month's focus is on Melody Ellison, 1964. Be prepared for a lively discussion by reading a book about these American Girls, watching a movie or learning about them.

 

Registration: Required no later than three days before the event.

 



 

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 10:30am

Puppets Pizzazz has developed educational puppet shows that teach children important life skills while they are having fun!

 

Ages: Preschool Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 10:30am

The Grins & Grins Comedy Show is a fast-paced variety show that incorporates magic, ventriloquism, whi-cracking, "daring" feats of balance, circus skills, and more.

 

Ages: School Age Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 10:30am

Two of a Kind delights audiences of all ages with their music, good humor and audience participation.

 

Ages: Preschool Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 10:30am

Block PartyYou are invited to a BLOCK PARTY here at Joseph T. Simpson Public Library on Saturday, July 21, at 10:30 am.

 

What is a BLOCK PARTY? It is an hour of fun just playing with wooden blocks and our play animals, vehicles and people! We will be hosting BLOCK PARTIES twice a month so come see what it is all about and have some CONSTRUCTIVE FUN!!!

 

 

Ages: Children of all ages!

Registration: Please call to register at 717-766-0171, or register in person no later than three days before the event.

 

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 6:30pm

Younger LEGOJoin us for LEGO Club on Tuesday, July 24 26, at 6:30 pm! This month's project is Family LEGO Night - Build Your Own Amusement Park Ride. LEGO are provided.

 

This club is for children in Kindergarten - Fifth Grade.

 

 

 

Location:  Lower Level Meeting Room A

Registration: Required no later than three days before the event.

 

 

 

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 10:30am

Dancing Drum engages, entertains, and inspires the entire audience. The sound of drum rhythms echo throughout while children play and sing along with clapping, body percussion, and vocal chants.

 

Ages: School Age Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 10:30am

Jim Rule sings, plays several instruments, and presents a positive message that is both inspirational and fun.

 

Ages: Preschool Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 10:30am

Natanam School of Dance students educate children of all ages about South Indian classical dance, and the importance of preserving Indian culture.

 

Ages: School Age Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 10:30am

Children will enjoy the most difficult and entertaining being done today!

 

Ages: Preschool Children

Location: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library Children’s Area         

Registration: Required no later than three days prior to the event.

 

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 10:30am

Block PartyYou are invited to a BLOCK PARTY here at Joseph T. Simpson Public Library on Saturday, August 4, at 10:30 am.

 

What is a BLOCK PARTY? It is an hour of fun just playing with wooden blocks and our play animals, vehicles and people! We will be hosting BLOCK PARTIES twice a month so come see what it is all about and have some CONSTRUCTIVE FUN!!!

 

 

Ages: Children of all ages!

Registration: Please call to register at 717-766-0171, or register in person no later than three days before the event.

 

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 6:30pm

American Girls ClubThis club meets on the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm. This club is for students in Third through Sixth Grade. One girl from the American Girls book series is featured each month with discussion and special crafts from her historical time period. This month's focus is on Julie Albright and Ivy Ling, 1974. Be prepared for a lively discussion by reading a book about these American Girls, watching a movie or learning about them.

 

Registration: Required no later than three days before the event.

 



 

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 6:30pm

American Girls ClubThis club meets on the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm. This club is for students in Kindergarten through Second Grade. One girl from the American Girls book series is featured each month with discussion and special crafts from her historical time period. This month's focus is on Julie Albright and Ivy Ling, 1974. Be prepared for a lively discussion by reading a book about these American Girls, watching a movie or learning about them.

 

Registration: Required no later than three days before the event.

 



 

Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 10:30am

Reading ChampionOn Saturday, August 11, at 10:30 am, Mayor Ritter will be here at the library to present all of you summer readers with your Certificate of Achievement for reading all summer. Registration is required by Wednesday, August 8.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 10:30am

Block PartyYou are invited to a BLOCK PARTY here at Joseph T. Simpson Public Library on Saturday, August 18, at 10:30 am.

 

What is a BLOCK PARTY? It is an hour of fun just playing with wooden blocks and our play animals, vehicles and people! We will be hosting BLOCK PARTIES twice a month so come see what it is all about and have some CONSTRUCTIVE FUN!!!

 

 

Ages: Children of all ages!

Registration: Please call to register at 717-766-0171, or register in person no later than three days before the event.

 

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