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Summer Reading Game Kickoff

Summer Reading Game Kickoff

Join us for a fun day to celebrate the start of summer reading!

Activities include:

11am-1pm - Face painting & balloon animals by Bay Area Face Painters. Bay Area Face Painters features experienced and professionally trained face painters and balloon artists.

1pm-2pm - Juggling by Daniel DaVinci The Juggling Genius. Daniel is fast paced and fiendishly clever. His shows are full of one of a kind stunts, audience participation and an endless stream of hilarious comedy.

2pm-3pm - KidProv. Join us for these fun storytelling games. KidProv is fun and interactive! We will be asking for volunteers from the audience. Everyone, especially kids, are welcome to participate.

3pm-4pm  - Music and magic by Peter Apel. Peter is a singer, songwriter, author & illustrator who can be found throughout the San Francisco Bay Area performing his catchy, original songs in school programs, libraries, shopping malls and special events.

In addition, the following activity stations will be featured 11am-4pm:

Discovery Station - Inquiring minds get to explore rocks, magnets and insects.

String Art Station- Let your imagination fly and create string art with tacks and yarn.

Origami Station - Show your folding skills and create your own figures.

Create Bookmarks Station - Get ready for Summer Reading with Bookmarks

Coloring Station - Relax and color with your family. Adult and Children coloring pages are available.

Jigsaw Puzzle Station - Put your observation and problem solving skills to test

Related LibGuide: Kind, Connected Summer by Erin Berman

Saturday, June 15, 2019
11:00am - 4:00pm
Community Meeting Room
Newark Library
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The Library is wheelchair accessible. An ASL (American Sign Language) interpreter will be provided for this program if requested at least 7 days in advance. For assistance, please contact your library or accessibility@aclibrary.org.  Events subject to change or cancellation without prior notice.

All Alameda County Library events are free.