Thursdays, February 1, 8, 15• 4:30-5:30pm
Thursdays, March 1, 8, 15, 22• 4:30-5:30pm
Volunteers will work one-on-one with children in grades K-5 assisting them with homework and studying. All volunteers must submit an application and a letter of recommendation prior to the start of the program. The application is available at both the Adult and Children's Reference Desks at the Nesconset Branch. You must register for each date you wish to volunteer after submitted an application.
Friday, February 16• 4:30-5:30pm
Come join us for an afternoon of pampering, as we create our own DIY bath bombs, body scrubs and lip scrubs. Since we will be using essential oils, please note any allergies upon registration.
Tuesday, February 20• 2:30-3:30pm
Teach younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer. There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning. Each teen will receive one hour of community service.
Friday, February 23• 4:30-5:30pm
We're transforming one of the rooms in the library into a mystery puzzle! In this interactive game, you'll have just one hour to solve puzzles, find hidden keys, and piece together clues to...escape the room!
Saturday, February 24• 11:15-12:15pm
Earn community service by being paired with a young child to assist him/her with reading and an art project. Each teen will receive one hour of community service.
Monday, March 5 • 4:00-5:00pm
Come to the Library on Monday to hang out, create, and invent! Be a part of the Maker Movement and explore new technology and crafts.
Hour of Code-Drones
Friday, March 9 • 4:00-5:00pm
Use your creativity and imagination to build a drone using code. A guided tutorial will let you design and personalize your very own drone. With Scratch and CS First, anyone can become a designer and programmer for the day!
Games and Goodies
Friday, March 16 • 4:00-5:30pm
Join in with friends to play some board games such as Munchkin, Dominion, Settlers of Catan, Boss Monster and more. Enjoy snacks and beverages as we go head to head in some friendly gaming competition. (This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies).
No Bake Chocolate Chip Pie
Tuesday, March 20 • 7:00-8:00pm
Join us to make a no bake chocolate chip cookie pie with Fanny Cakes. (This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies).