Bring the kids for November activities

Noisy Paint Box coverThe Newcastle Public Library welcomes families with children for several weekly activities during November.

The library’s Pre-K Story Time, for children ages 2 to 5, is scheduled for 10 a.m. on each Wednesday of the month, Nov. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29.

The library also will present a series of programs on Fridays while school is out. Each event is for school-age children, begins at 2 p.m. and this month’s schedule features:

Nov. 3Art for School-Age Children, based this month off the book The Noisy Paint Box by Barb Rosenstock, with participants learning about how synesthia, a condition in which the senses overlap, influenced artist Vasily Kandinsky.

Nov. 17Book-N-Cook, with a spaghetti squash fritter recipe based off the book The Ugly Pumpkin by Dave Horowitz.