Kids and Teens

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There is plenty of time to sign-up for Summer Quest! Stop in and register. 

STORYTIMES BEGINNING JUNE 7th:

Around the World Program

Wednesdays at 4 PM

Read folktales, fables, and stories from each continent as we learn about beautiful countries and animals from around the world.

Ages 5-10 Years

This will be a fun and interactive virtual weekly Summer storytime beginning the week of June 7th.

Each participant will get a passport and a stamp as we travel to each continent! Activity and craft supplies will be provided in advance of each session to be enjoyed during the Zoom program.

Register at the Circulation Desk or by emailing wlchildren@berks.lib.pa.us

Summer Storytime

Thursdays at 11 AM 

Designed for ages 3-8 but all ages welcome!

We will read a variety of books, sing songs and get some wiggles out while enjoying the outdoors.

Physical distancing will be implemented and masks are required.
Don’t forget your water, sunscreen, and a blanket to sit on!

In the event of bad weather, we will hold a Zoom storytime and a recording will be available on Facebook and YouTube.
Sign-up for Storytime Newsletters to receive the most up-to-date information and any last-minute cancellations.

Bright Start for Baby

Fridays at 9:30 AM

Pick up a grab-and-go bundle for a weekly storytime at home with you and your little one. Your bundle will include a minimum of two books and suggestions for songs, rhymes, and playtime with your infant.

You may also watch a very brief (15 minute) baby lapsit on Facebook posted each Friday at 9:30 AM. Miss Jess will demonstrate the songs and rhymes from your bundle as well as read some stories. The recorded video will be available to watch on Facebook and YouTube.

Storywalk

All Summer Long!

Visit the StoryWalk® at Drexelwood Park

BEGINNING THE WEEK OF JUNE 7th

The Township of Spring Parks and Recreation Department and the West Lawn-Wyomissing Hills Library are proud to offer a new StoryWalk® experience in Drexelwood Park! We will offer three fun stories over this summer starting with “Clap Your Hands” by Lorinda Bryan Cauley.

Drexelwood Park is located at 2111A Wellington Boulevard. Street parking is available on Wellington Boulevard

The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT, and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library. Storywalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson.

Summer Programs for FAMILIES

Insectarium

Friday, June 25th at 10 AM 

Join us for a virtual program to learn about insects up close!

**PLEASE NOTE**
Registration is now required. Please email wlchildren@berks.lib.pa.us to register for this program with the number of kids attending. 

 

Book Swap

Monday, July 12th from 10 AM to 2 PM

Bring a book, take a book!

Drop-in to the library and swap up to (5) books and refresh your personal library.

Email wlchildren@berks.lib.pa.us with any questions.

LVZ

Friday, July 23rd at 10 AM

Join us for a free zoo program live on Zoom! Our special guest will be a Fennec Fox!

**PLEASE NOTE**
Registration is now required. Please email wlchildren@berks.lib.pa.us to register for this program with the number of kids attending. 

Catch your Pet Reading

JULY 1st - JULY 31st

**ALL MONTH LONG**

Submit a digital image by emailing wlchildren@berks.lib.pa.us or a physical copy at the circulation desk. Please include your Name, age, and contact number with your photo.

Photos will be displayed in the library and on Facebook for all to enjoy!

Summer Programs for KIDS

 

Snapology Escape Room

Friday, July 16th at 6 PM for ages 5-14

Have some Pokemon fun! 

Must register to attend: http://tiny.cc/WLWL71621

 

Jungle Jars

Thursday, July 18th at 3 PM

Make your own Jungle Jar with us at the West Lawn playground pavilion!

Materials and activities will be provided to create jungle themed terrariums.

Registration Required to ensure we have enough materials.

Email or call Miss Jess to register:

wlchildren@berks.lib.pa.us | 610-678-488

Brain Games
Saturday, July 17th at 1 PM

We will create mazes and play some fun brain games!

Register, pick-up your kit and hang out on Zoom for brainy fun!

Register with Miss Jess by email or phone
wlchildren@berks.lib.pa.us or 610-678-4888

 

Summer Programs for TEENS Only!

 

Snapology Escape Room

Ages 12+

Hurry, your team has 60 minutes to discover clues, solve puzzles, and answer riddles in order to ultimately "unlock" the door to escape Snapology! Must Register: http://tiny.cc/WLWL61821

 

 

 

 Have a question or a suggestion? Email Miss Jess here.