Newcastle Public Library
- Published: 22 August 2017 22 August 2017
With school out on Friday afternoons, the Newcastle Public Library invites children to take part in a variety of afternoon activities on most Fridays.
Events are slated at 2 p.m. each of the first four Fridays of September at the library. The schedule features:
Sept. 1 – Art for School Age Children: This month, participants will learn about Georgia O’Keeffe. After reading the book Georgia in Hawaii by Amy Novesky, the group will create a close-up leaf picture in O’Keeffe’s style. Supplies are provided by the Friends of the Newcastle Library.
Sept. 8 – KEVA Planks Building Fun: Get a look at one of the library’s STEAM Power Maker Kits, and use the KEVA Planks to build a variety of objects.
Sept. 15 – Book-N-Cook: Go through the book “Cora Cooks Pansit” by Dorina K. Lazo Gilmore and then cook the Filipino noodle dish Pansit using the recipe that’s included in the book.
Sept. 22 – Movie Matinee: It’s a showing of the animated classic based on Kate DiCamillo’s Newbery Award winning book “The Tale of Despereaux.”