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Books by the Bay   

BOOKS by the BAY
Summer Reading Program

June 13 - August 8, 2015
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WEEK 2
  June 20 - 26
    Wednesday, June 24, 3pm
Drive In Movie: Despicable Me (PG)
We’ll start the film at 3pm. Come at 2:30pm to decorate your own ‘car.’
     
     
WEEK 3
   June 27 - July 3
    Monday, June 29, 3:30-5pm
Jewelry
Ages 9-12
Come use beautiful glass beads to make jewelry, including necklaces, bracelets, & earrings. Led by jewelry designer Chelsee Robinson, you’ll go home with jewelry you made yourself
     
    Tuesday, June 30, 11-11:30am
Family Story Time
Ages 3+
Join Erin for adventurous, hilarious, surprising and captivating stories.
     
Cascada de Flores    Tuesday, June 30, 3:30pm
Cascada de Flores
All ages
Join us for The Tree & the Donkey Who Loved to Sing. Bring a blanket to sit on and join us in Robin Sweeny Park.
     
    Wednesday, July 1, Between 3 & 4:30pm
Magic Wands
Ages 4+
Wizard, fairy, or witch, everyone needs a magic wand. Come make your own!
     
     
WEEK 4
   July 4 - 10
    Monday, July 6, 3:30-5pm
Mini-Book: Make Your Own
Ages 9-12
Want to make a book? We’ll make 8-page books from single sheets of paper, and decorate the cover, write a story, draw pictures, whatever you would like.
     
    Tuesday, July 7, 11-11:30am
Family Story Time
Ages 3+
Join Erin for adventurous, hilarious, surprising and captivating stories.
     
Coventry and Kaluza    Tuesday, July 7, 3:30pm
Coventry & Kaluza
All ages
Hula hoops, music, comedy, and acrobatics—this show has it all. Bring a blanket to sit on and join us in Robin Sweeny Park.
     
    Wednesday, July 8, Between 3 & 4:30pm
Lego Club
Kids ages 3+
We have a huge Lego collection, come build with us! Lego Club meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month.
     
    Thursday, July 9, 11am-noon
Books, Building, Boxes and Play
For kids entering kindergarten in the fall and younger
Join Molly for stories, songs and play.
     
    Thursday, July 9, 3:30pm
Shadow Puppet Theater with Sean Powers
Ages 5+
Come to this shadow puppet version of The Gingerbread Boy, with live music and plenty of laughs.
     
     
WEEK 5
  July 11 - 17
    Monday, July 13, 3:30-5pm
Pin it Up!
Ages 9-12
We’ve got a button-making machine, let’s put it to use! Quotes, drawings, photos, slogans….come design and make pins (or buttons, call them whatever you like).
     
    Tuesday, July 14, 11-11:30am
Family Story Time
Ages 3+
Join Erin for adventurous, hilarious, surprising and captivating stories.
     

Magic Dante 
  Tuesday, July 14, 3:30pm
Magic Dante
All ages
Silliness, magic, and circus tricks! Bring a blanket to sit on and join us in Robin Sweeny Park.
     
    Wednesday, July 15, Between 3 & 4:30pm
Paper Bag Puppets
Ages 4+
Lions, mermaids, turtles, & more—make your own paper bag puppet.
     

 
  Thursday, July 16, 11am-noon
Books, Building, Boxes and Play
For kids entering kindergarten in the fall and younger
Join Molly for stories, songs and play
     
    Thursday, July 16, 3:30pm
Magical Moonshine
Ages 5+
Adorable puppets and live music—these puppeteers are Sausalito (and librarian) favorites.
     
     
WEEK 6
   July 18 - 24
    Monday, July 20, 3:30-5pm
Candy Sushi: Yum Yum
Ages 9-12
Learn how to make ‘sushi’ with your favorite candy. We’ll provide the candy!
     
    Tuesday, July 21, 11-11:30am
Family Story Time
Ages 3+
Join Erin for adventurous, hilarious, surprising and captivating stories.
     
Crosspulse    Tuesday, July 21, 3:30pm
Crosspulse Rhythm Duo
All ages
Using bells, banjos, boxes and balls, the Crosspulse Rhythm Duo makes music out of anything and everything. Come check out their high-energy, dynamic performance.
     
    Wednesday, July 22, 3pm
Summer Movie
Stay tuned for more information!
     
    Thursday, July 23, 11am-noon
Books, Building, Boxes and Play
For kids younger than 5
Join Molly for stories, songs and play.
     
    Thursday, July 23, 3:30pm
Fratello Marionettes
Ages 5+
Not to be missed! This year they’ll perform The Frog Prince, based on the classic fairy tale.
     
     
WEEK 7
   July 25 - 31
    Monday, July 27, 3:30-5pm
Faux Taxidermy
Ages 9-12
Join us as we ‘stuff and mount’ plastic dinosaurs, monsters, tigers, and other creatures. Take home a trophy!
     
    Tuesday, July 28, 11-11:30am
Family Story Time
Ages 3+
Join Erin for adventurous, hilarious, surprising and captivating stories.
     
Mika Scott    Tuesday, July 28, 3:30pm
Drumming Mayhem with Mika Scott
All ages
Wild, kid-friendly drumming. We’ll provide all the instruments. Bring a blanket to sit on and join us in Robin Sweeny Park.
     
    Wednesday, July 29, 3pm
Stuffed Animal Tea Party
Ages 4+
Bring your stuffed animal or doll for a special tea time. We’ll read stories, do a craft, and have a snack. Please arrive at 3pm, if possible.
     
    Thursday, July 30, 11am-noon
Books, Building, Boxes and Play
For kids younger than 5
Join Molly for stories, songs and play.
     
    Thursday, July 30, 3:30pm
Puppet Art Theater
Ages 5+
Join us for The Boy Who Cried Wolf.
     
     
WEEK 8 
   August 1 - 8
    Monday, August 3, 3:30-5pm
Henna
Ages 9-12
Henna artist Rachel-Anne Palacios will share the culture and tradition of henna art and demonstrate techniques. Participants will have the opportunity to practice working with henna and receive a beautiful design by Rachel-Anne.
     
    Tuesday, August 4, 11-11:30am
Family Story Time
Ages 3+
Join Erin for adventurous, hilarious, surprising and captivating stories.
     
Circus of Smiles
 
  Tuesday, August 4, 3:30pm
Circus of Smiles
All Ages
Stilt walkers, jugglers, acrobats, and comedians—they’re professional goofballs and they’ll make you laugh. Bring a blanket to sit on and join us in Robin Sweeny Park.
     
    Wednesday, August 5, Between 3 & 4:30pm
Crazy Sculpture
Ages 4+
Everyone is good at making beautiful things, but what about something outlandish or ridiculous? It’s surprising how beautiful something crazy can be—come by and give it a try. We’ll have all the supplies you need.
     
     
ONGOING PROGRAMS

 
children dancing

Story Time with Molly
Every Wednesday
9:40am and 10:40am, Council Chambers
Join Molly for stories and songs! Perfect for children ages 3 and younger, and their caregivers
 

All programs are free and paid for by the Friends of the Sausalito Library

 

Last updated: 6/23/2015 11:19:16 PM