Items tagged with Grade3

Talk It Up! Book Club on the Jesup Green Steps

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Have you read anything good that you’d like to tell other kids about? What do you want to read this summer? Eat pizza and chat about books! We’ll make a list of all the good stuff you recommend and put it in Beanstack, on our website. If it rains, program moves into the Higgins Room.

Email Kris Nash (knash [at] westportlibrary [dot] org) to register and to reserve some pizza. Grades 3 & up
 

Jesup Green

SPACE—The TinkerShop Frontier: Grades 1-4

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Explore the cosmos with hands-on STEAM program of science and craft activities. Learn to look through a telescope and join Kevin Green of the Westport Astronomical Association on Thursday, August 22 at 8:15 pm for a night sky viewing on the Library’s 10" telescope.
Grades 1-4 in fall 2019; limit 12.

Runs Monday through Thursday, August 19-22, 9:30-11 am This is a cumulative program. Registration is for all 4-days.

Register online for this free program for those who attend. Because of the limited number of students, you will be charged $30 upon registration. A full refund will be issued upon attendance or notification of inability to attend sent to mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org a week before the program start, AND we can fill your spot. Questions? Contact Margaret Pastel at mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org.

Room 214
Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4
Grade1, Grade2, Grade3, Grade4

Sewing TinkerShop: Grades 1-4

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Create a simple stuffed animal or hand puppet. Participants will learn basic stitching and hone fine motor skills as they learn a life skill.
Register online; free with $30 refundable deposit required. 
Grades 1-4 in fall 2019; limit 12.

Runs Monday through Thursday, July 22 – 25, 9:30-11 am Registration is for all 4-days.

Register online for this free program for those who attend. Because of the limited number of students, you will be charged $30 upon registration. A full refund will be issued upon attendance or notification of inability to attend sent to mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org a week before the program start, AND we can fill your spot. Questions? Contact Margaret Pastel at mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org.

Room 215
Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4
Grade1, Grade2, Grade3, Grade4

MAKE-IT-WORKshop: Pipe-Cleaner Menagerie, Grades 2-3

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Create your own pipe-cleaner menagerie. Each participant will receive up to two LEDs and a battery to make a special
light-up animal. A veritable zoo-topia! 

Grades 2-3; class limited to 8. 
Register online; required.

This is a free program for those who attend. Because of the limited number of students, you will be charged $15 upon registration. A full refund will be issued upon attendance or notification of inability to attend sent to mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org a week before your class AND we can fill your spot.

 

  

Program Room
Grade 2, Grade 3
Grade2, Grade3, Maker Kids

TinkerShop: Create a Comic Book; Grades 6-9

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Create a comic with Gregg Schigiel, creator of graphic novel Pix, a regular contributor to SpongeBob Comics, penciller and assistant editor at Marvel Comics, and illustrator. Working with a simple story framework, participants will create their own two-page comics—storyline, illustration and dialogue. Come learn with a pro! 

The project is cumulative; please attend for all 3 days. Register online for this free program for those who attend. Because of the limited number of students, you will be charged $30 upon registration. A full refund will be issued upon attendance or notification of inability to attend sent to mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org a week before the program starts AND we can fill your spot. Questions? Contact Margaret Pastel at mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org.

Gregg Schigiel's worked as a penciller and assistant editor at Marvel Comics, character artist for Nickelodeon Consumer Products, and has illustrated of a litany of licensed story/chapter/coloring books. He is a regular contributor to SpongeBob Comics. In 2014, he self-published (under his Hatter Entertainment imprint) Pix: One Weirdest Weekend, the first of a series now published by Image Comics.

In addition to making comics, Gregg produces and hosts the comics-centric podcast Stuff Said and produces and co-hosts the Tom Cruise movie-centric podcast "Cruisin’ Together”. He likes doughnuts, enjoys comedy, and makes sure he drinks plenty of water.

Program Room
Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

TinkerShop: Create a Comic Book; Grades 3-5

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Create a comic with Gregg Schigiel, creator of graphic novel Pix, a regular contributor to SpongeBob Comics, penciller and assistant editor at Marvel Comics, and illustrator. Working with a simple story framework, participants will create their own two-page comics—storyline, illustration and dialogue. Come learn with a pro! 

The project is cumulative; please attend for all 3 days. Register online for this free program for those who attend. Because of the limited number of students, you will be charged $30 upon registration. A full refund will be issued upon attendance or notification of inability to attend sent to mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org a week before the program starts AND we can fill your spot. Questions? Contact Margaret Pastel at mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org.

Gregg Schigiel's worked as a penciller and assistant editor at Marvel Comics, character artist for Nickelodeon Consumer Products, and has illustrated of a litany of licensed story/chapter/coloring books. He is a regular contributor to SpongeBob Comics. In 2014, he self-published (under his Hatter Entertainment imprint) Pix: One Weirdest Weekend, the first of a series now published by Image Comics.

In addition to making comics, Gregg produces and hosts the comics-centric podcast Stuff Said and produces and co-hosts the Tom Cruise movie-centric podcast "Cruisin’ Together”. He likes doughnuts, enjoys comedy, and makes sure he drinks plenty of water.

Program Room
Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

LEGO Robotics Club, Grades K-3

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robotics Join a Robotics building club. Each month students will be given a challenge to inspire their building and programming. Grades K-3.

For further information, please contact Margaret Pastel (mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org).

Limit 10; materials fee, $5; register online. 

Notes: No refunds Registration is NOT transferable. A caregiver must remain in Library during the class. 

Program Room
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

Story Explorers: THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH

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From the page to the stage, introduce your children to the power of reading and live theater with interactive activities that celebrate great children's books. 

The Phantom Tollbooth is coming to Westport Country Playhouse later in the month.

Recommended for grades 1-6

 

Community partners: Westport Country Playhouse & Westport Young Woman’s League

Program Room

CANCELED: "Operation" TinkerShop:Grades 3-5

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Program canceled.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Game is on! Build your own light-up "operation" game with Makey Makey kits and Scratch. If time allows, the groups will create a course for the Library's ozobots to follow.
 
Runs Wednesday-Friday, February 20-22 from 11:30 am-1 pm. The project is cumulative; please attend for all 3 days.
For grades 3-6; limit 12.
 
Register online for this free program for those who attend. Because of the limited number of students, you will be charged $30 upon registration. A full refund will be issued upon attendance or notification of inability to attend sent to mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org by Wednesday, February 13 AND we can fill your spot. Questions? Contact Margaret Pastel at mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org.
 
An adult must remain in the library during the TinkerShop sessions.
Program Room
Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

MAKE-IT-WORKshop: Wearable Art, Grades 3-5

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Try your hand at sewing and create a simple project with LED lights.

Grades 3-5; class limited to 8; Register online; required.

This is a free program for those who attend. Because of the limited number of students, you will be charged $15 upon registration. A full refund will be issued upon attendance or notification of inability to attend sent to mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org a week before your class AND we can fill your spot.

  

Program Room
Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5