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Summer In the Middle

June 13, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

In the Middle is a summer program at the Hershey Public Library for kids in grade 6 and higher. Programs are at 2:30 p.m. (unless otherwise specified) and last for an hour. Please register from June 4 for each session you wish to attend on the library’s website Event Calendar. If you have questions please contact Rita Hunt-Smith, Children’s Librarian at (717) 533-6555 ext. 3708 or e-mail ritahuntsmith@derrytownship.org

June 13 Libraries Rock ART! Come rock out with us while transforming rocks into pebble peacocks, stony sneakers, and rocky reactive faces.

June 20 Book Club. Like a Rock Star: Read about a coming of age/discovering themselves teen . The story should include musicians, singers, and other protagonists who express themselves through the music they love. A list of suggested titles will be available on the teen website and on the In the Middle display area.

June 27 STEAM challenge. School of Rock: Create an instrument with recyclable materials, perform in a “drum” circle and experiment with sound waves using apps.

July 11 Rock’n mystical ART! Look deep into your rock and see the eye of a dragon or other magical creation that will escape from your rock.

July 18 Book Club: The Princess and the Pea: Read verison(s) of the Princess and the Pea and we’ll discuss the similarities/difference, as well as, consider how it was made into a musical.

July 25 STEAM challenge. Rocks-Rock: Explore the culture/art of stacking stones, cairns, or inuksuk and then create our own.

August 5 Family Day at the Book Sale. Sign up in person at the librray to help us out by supervising a “play” station 12-5 PM. Service hours opportunity!

August 15th ROCK & READ. Join us for an afternoon of relaxed reading in rock chairs. Drop in anytime between 2-5 PM. (No registration.)


June 13, 2018
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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Hershey Public Library
701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States