Date

Scoop the Coop: Backyard Hens

Adult, Seniors, Family, Homeschooler

Hens are more than pets that provide breakfast.  Gwenne Baile, Chair of Camden County Chickens, and her Therapy hen, Rosebud, discusses the benefits of having backyard hens for composting, sustainability and permaculture.

Sat, Jun. 24 (10:30am)

Coloring Club Whirly Gig Craft

Kids, Teen, Homeschooler

Join us for an afternoon of relaxation and creativity!

First we will experiment with color and then make our art into a 

"WHIRLY GIG"  If you want to see what happens to the colors

then you'll have to come to the library.

Mon, Jun. 26 (2:00pm)

Chess Club

Kids, Teen, Homeschooler

Learn and play Chess in our 6 week Chess Club series!

1st through 6th graders are invited to the library for some indoor fun.

All skill levels welcome, including beginners!

No registration required.

DATES

Tues, 06/13/2017 - 4 pm

Tue, Jun. 27 (4:00pm)

The Lizard Guys

Kids, Family

Join us for this exciting program as one of The Lizard Guys introduces us to a variety of animals. One by one, they will hold each animal and explain where it comes from, its normal diet, and life expectancy while answering any other questions thrown their way. You'll also learn about the typical day for each animal, including what they eat and their normal habitat.

Wed, Jun. 28 (3:30pm)

Coloring for Grown-Ups

Adult, Seniors

Bring your crayons and pencils, and we will supply the coloring sheets.

Relax and chat with other adults who enjoy coloring.

Thu, Jun. 29 (1:00pm)

Nature Suncatchers

Kids, Teen, Family, Homeschooler

Create a colorful and decorative suncatcher using flowers, leaves, and other items!

Thu, Jul. 6 (2:00pm)

Recipe Swap: Everthing Blueberry

Adult, Seniors

Do you have a favorite recipe for blueberry pancakes?  Have you made blueberry buckle or muffins?  Bring your recipes to share with others.

Recipes may be original or from a cookbook.

Thu, Jul. 6 (3:00pm)

Peaceable Kingdom Petting Zoo

Kids, Family

The Peaceable Kingdom Petting Zoo will be stopping by the Maple Shade Library on July 7, 2017 at 1 o'clock. Come meet some cute and friendly animals. Remember to wear sunscreen and bring water!

Fri, Jul. 7 (1:00pm)

Bumblebee Make and Take (While Supplies Last)

Kids, Family, Homeschooler
Mon, Jul. 10 (10:00am)

Engineering Playtime

Kids

Anyone can be an engineer at the library!  Use Lincoln logs, jumbo bricks, and more to create the best structures you can - you can even create your own marble run course!

Mon, Jul. 10 (4:00pm)

Crazy Hair Day Storytime

Kids, Family, Homeschooler

It's okay to be different, unique and independent! It;s summer and it's time for "Crazy Hair!"

Have fun creating the wackiest and colorful hair do/ outfit possible, BEFORE you come into

the library and we will take lots of pictures for social networking.

Tue, Jul. 11 (2:00pm)

Chess Club

Kids, Teen, Homeschooler

Learn and play Chess in our 6 week Chess Club series!

1st through 6th graders are invited to the library for some indoor fun.

All skill levels welcome, including beginners!

No registration required.

DATES

Tues, 07/11/2017 - 4 pm

Tue, Jul. 11 (4:00pm)

Art Club: Collagraphy

Teen

Make art through the printmaking process of Collagraphy, using everyday materials like glue, pasta, and more.  Learn the difference between relief and intaglio printing, and how to achieve both styles!

Wed, Jul. 12 (2:00pm)

Journal Writing: National Cousins Day

Adult, Seniors

National Cousins Day is celebrated each year on July 24th, so we are going to honor our cousins by writing about them.

Bring your journals and fond memories.

Wed, Jul. 12 (2:00pm)

Needlework Meet-Up

Adult, Seniors

Whether you knit, crochet, do needlepoint, or would just like to meet others that do, come join the group to share ideas or work on a project.

Thu, Jul. 13 (2:00pm)

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