Entries from Events tagged with 'summer reading program'
Summer Reading Program
Storyteller J'miah Nabawi
Storyteller J'miah Nabawi will lead audiences through spontaneous and interactive superhero storytelling ensembles. Superhero Supreme! Be prepared for lots of fun and participation! You might be asked to play a rhythm instrument or be a particular character. Ages 5 and up.
Hercules and the Heroes
Follow Greece's greatest hero, Hercules, on his many adventures as he battles mythological creatures and warriors. Through mask work, poetry and swordplay, the Hampstead Stage Company will guide the audience on a tour of the early stories of Greece. Ages 5 and up.
The Magic Man
The Magic Man (a.k.a. Bill Packard) provides a fun and memorable show featuring his award winning magic routines, music, comedy and audience participation. Ages 5 and up.
Super Skeeter Puppet Show
Oh, no! All the storybook characters are in disarray. But fear not! For whatever the trouble, whether real or imagined, Super Skeeter is here to save the day! Disclaimer: Curious Moon Puppets is not responsible if Skeeter makes things worse. Evy Wright of Curious Moon Puppets presents Super Skeeter followed by a sneak peek behind the curtains to see how a puppet show is staged. Ages 3-10.
FREE Screenings: BIG Hero 6
"BIG Hero 6"
See it for the first time or see it again...FREE!
The film is about the special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes. (PG).
Drawing Comics with Tracy Yardley!
Through visual presentation and fun drawing exercises, cartoonist Tracy Yardley! will give tips on how to develop the skills you’ll need to make your own comics. You’ll learn about the benefits of art school, the ins and outs of telling a story with pictures and words, how to construct a cool comic book cover, the value of drawing from observation and lots of practice. Tracy has worked with Archie Comics for 10 years on the popular “Sonic the Hedgehog” comic book series. He’s also done manga style graphic novels for Tokyopop and is currently doing super heroic stories featuring “Galaxy Man and Cosmic Girl” featured in the new hit comic book “Hero Cats of Stellar City” from Action Lab Entertainment.
Health & Safety
A Superhero Summer!
Everyone loves superheroes. These programs include activities focused on pop-culture and every day superheroes! Various locations. Consolidated listing.
Super Arts & Crafts!
Fun and creative art projects and crafts at various library branches throughout the summer. Consolidated listing.