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  1. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Pinwheel-Galaxy Pinwheels

    June 27, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    A galaxy in the palm of your hand! Activity devised by NASA Space Place.

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  2. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Galaxy Soap

    June 28, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Almost too beautiful to use!

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  3. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Melted Crayon Art

    July 2, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    With Sparkles!

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  4. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: S'mourth of July

    July 3, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

    Celebrate the Fourth of July with S'mores in the Library!

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  5. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Foam Rockets

    July 5, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Prize to the rocket that goes the farthest! Activity devised by NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

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  6. Hear Me Read

    July 9, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Hear Me Read is a six week program devoted to helping children gain confidence in reading out loud. We offer a special guest, Linda Brown, and her service dog, Mabel, to read to in addition to our volunteers. Read four times and you get a free book, read six times, get a second free book! Read your own book, or read one of the library’s books. For children through third grade.

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  7. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Marbled Sun Art

    July 9, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Use shaving cream and food coloring to make a marbled masterpiece! Activity devised by NASA Space Place.

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  8. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Spaghetti Tower Challenge

    July 11, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Build the tallest tower using only spaghetti and tape. Can it hold the weight of a Marshmallow? Activity devised by NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

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  9. NEW! Monthly Yoga with Kim Corsack

    July 11, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Hatha yoga with a focus on connecting breath with movement, lengthening and strengthening the muscles while incorporating slow flow and holding some postures for strength, balance and inward focus. Class begins with grounding (meditation) and ends with savasana (complete relaxation) with the overall goal being to elevate the awareness between the physical and energetic body connection. All levels welcome. Class limited to 10 people. Sign-up required. Ask at the front desk. About Kim: In sharing my love of yoga, my vision as an instructor is to affect those I guide by elevating the awareness between the physical and energetic body connection. I teach Hatha yoga with a focus on connecting breath with movement, lengthening and strengthening the muscles while incorporating slow flow and holding some postures for strength, balance and inward focus.

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  10. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Water Color Squirt Gun Painting

    July 12, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Paint a masterpiece without even touching the paper! The event will occur outside. If it rains, the program will be held in the Laconia Rotary Hall.

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  11. Hear Me Read

    July 16, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Hear Me Read is a six week program devoted to helping children gain confidence in reading out loud. We offer a special guest, Linda Brown, and her service dog, Mabel, to read to in addition to our volunteers. Read four times and you get a free book, read six times, get a second free book! Read your own book, or read one of the library’s books. For children through third grade.

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  12. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Pastel Auroras

    July 16, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Capture the beauty of the Aurora Borealis in art. Activity devised by NASA Space Place.

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  13. Steve Blunt & Marty Kelley “Let’s Rock ‘n’ Roll & Read!”

    July 17, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Sing-along, read-aloud, laugh-a-lot fun—with original songs & stories for the whole family! For summer reading 2019, Steve & Marty perform “There’s a Universe of Stories—at the Library!” and a mix of folk-rockin’ tunes on a variety of musical instruments--including guitar, harmonica, congas, spoons & more. Marty reads several of his crowd-pleasing books, such as Summer Stinks and Almost Everybody Farts--with projected illustrations. Together, this award-winning children’s musician and best-selling author/illustrator keep earthlings of all ages singing, reading & laughing along--with imagination, humor & plenty of audience participation. * Please, note the different time.

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  14. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Strong Structures

    July 18, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Build a truss out of string and paper. See how many books yours can hold! Activity Devised by NASA Space Place.

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  15. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Kinetic Moon Sand

    July 20, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing! For kids through teen.

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  16. Hear Me Read

    July 23, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Hear Me Read is a six week program devoted to helping children gain confidence in reading out loud. We offer a special guest, Linda Brown, and her service dog, Mabel, to read to in addition to our volunteers. Read four times and you get a free book, read six times, get a second free book! Read your own book, or read one of the library’s books. For children through third grade.

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  17. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Sun Prints!

    July 23, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Art made by the Sun!

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  18. Space Trivia at Cactus Jack's

    July 23, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    As part of our FIRST EVER Adult Summer Reading Program, Laconia Public Library is teaming up with Cactus Jack’s Grill and Watering Hole for an out of this world night of cosmic trivia! So, ‘liftoff’ your couch and join us! Even failed missions could get a constellation prize. Festivities start promptly at 7 pm.

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  19. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Moon Rover Challenge

    July 25, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Make a wind-up cardboard Moon Rover. See how far it will go! Activity devised by NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

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  20. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Glow Slime

    July 26, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Blacklight Slime Party! For kids through teen.

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  21. Hear Me Read

    July 30, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Hear Me Read is a six week program devoted to helping children gain confidence in reading out loud. We offer a special guest, Linda Brown, and her service dog, Mabel, to read to in addition to our volunteers. Read four times and you get a free book, read six times, get a second free book! Read your own book, or read one of the library’s books. For children through third grade.

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  22. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Lego Rocket Challenge

    July 30, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Build a rocket out of the Library's giant Lego collection! We will be raffling a Lego Creator Space Shuttle Explorer Kit at this program.

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  23. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Stargirl Pizza Party

    August 1, 2019, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

    Come to our Stargirl book discussion!

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  24. NEW! Monthly Yoga with Kim Corsack

    August 1, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Hatha yoga with a focus on connecting breath with movement, lengthening and strengthening the muscles while incorporating slow flow and holding some postures for strength, balance and inward focus. Class begins with grounding (meditation) and ends with savasana (complete relaxation) with the overall goal being to elevate the awareness between the physical and energetic body connection. All levels welcome. Class limited to 10 people. Sign-up required. Ask at the front desk. About Kim: In sharing my love of yoga, my vision as an instructor is to affect those I guide by elevating the awareness between the physical and energetic body connection.

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  25. Teen & Tween Summer Reading: Hatchet Pizza Party

    August 2, 2019, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

    Come to our Hatchet book discussion!

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  26. Hear Me Read

    August 6, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Hear Me Read is a six week program devoted to helping children gain confidence in reading out loud. We offer a special guest, Linda Brown, and her service dog, Mabel, to read to in addition to our volunteers. Read four times and you get a free book, read six times, get a second free book! Read your own book, or read one of the library’s books. For children through third grade.

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  27. Family Craft: Galaxy Totes

    August 6, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Make a galaxy themed tote bag in celebration of summer reading! For families with children. Sign up in the children’s room.

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  28. Hear Me Read

    August 13, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Hear Me Read is a six week program devoted to helping children gain confidence in reading out loud. We offer a special guest, Linda Brown, and her service dog, Mabel, to read to in addition to our volunteers. Read four times and you get a free book, read six times, get a second free book! Read your own book, or read one of the library’s books. For children through third grade.

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  29. Ice Cream Sundae Party

    August 14, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Enjoy the sweet taste of summer of reading as we wind down A Universe of Stories with a make your own ice cream sundae party! For families with children.

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  30. Farewell to Summer Week, for Teens & Tweens: Big Screen Pac Man

    August 26, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Come play on the big screen!

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  31. Farewell to Summer Week, for Teens & Tweens: Teen Game: Unstable Unicorns

    August 27, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Build a Unicorn Army. Betray Your Friends. Unicorns Are Your Friends Now.

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  32. Farewell to Summer Week, for Teens & Tweens: Bean Bag Toss

    August 28, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Bring your friends and play a fun game to say farewell to summer.

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  33. Farewell to Summer Week, for Teens & Tweens: Giant Jenga

    August 29, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Join us for a game of Jenga, played with giant-sized blocks. Rain location: Laconia Rotary Hall

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