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October 5, 2019, 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM @ Whiton Room
October's Topic: Chocolate | Scientist: Haleigh Perks
Saturday Science is back for another fantastic year! Tailored to two elementary school-age groups (K-2 and 3-5), Saturday Science sessions expose kids to different scientific fields and the leading female scientists in those fields. The theme for this year's series is The Science of Food, and each session includes a hands-on experiment or craft activity. (Age limits are strictly enforced to ensure a positive experience for all children.)
This program requires registration. Please register online or by calling 781-741-1405 ext. 1403.
October 5, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM @ Whiton Room
October 5, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Children's Department
Our Read to a Dog program provides a supportive environment to practice reading! Reading to trained therapy dogs helps develop literacy skills and builds confidence and self-esteem. Our canine friends are all wonderful, patient listeners who are looking forward to reading with you!
The program takes place each Saturday morning from 10:30-11:30. Reading sessions last 15 minutes and are for children ages 5 and up. Please reserve a spot by calling the Children's Department at 781-741-1405 ext. 1403.
We hope you can join us! Our listening teams are looking forward to reading with you!
October 5, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Whiton Room
October 5, 2019, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Activity Room
About the book: Perodia is threatened by Thorn, a powerful vulture who uses magic to spread a terrible darkness. When a young owl named Tag and his best friend, the squirrel Skyla, rescue a golden egg from Thorn's Tiger bats, they may have found the key to Perodia's salvation: the last firehawk, guardian of the ember stone. This program is for 2nd and 3rd grade students with their parent/caregiver. This program requires registration; please call the Children's Department at 781-741-1405 ext. 1403.