Sciencetellers combines storytelling and exciting science experiments into an unprecedented theatrical learning experience. They've been delighting children and their families with their interactive, energetic programming since 2004. Part of our weekly "Other Worlds Wednesdays" Summer Reading Programing series. For more about Sciencetellers, visit their website.
Offering non-stop excitement with interactive magic and comedy where everyone becomes part of the experience. Magical Nick’s one of a kind ability to relate to children makes for a highly engaging show that kids absolutely love. Part of our weekly "Other Worlds Wednesdays" Summer Reading Programing series. For more about Magical Nick, visit his website.
Tom Crowl is a high-energy comedian and ventriloquist who brings over 30 years of professional entertainment experience into each new performance. A rare talent, Tom is often recognized from his appearance on NBC’s Last Comic Standing. He is performing a show called "Let's Meet a Martian" designed for this year's Summer Reading Program. Part of our weekly "Other Worlds Wednesdays" Summer Reading Programing series. For more about Tom Crowl, visit his website.
Silly Joe entertains audiences with high-energy songs about the everyday lives of kids and families. With a guitar, a loud voice, a wig, a kazoo, boxer shorts, and a lot of silly body movements, Silly Joe keeps everyone involved in the show. Silly Joe sings about family trips with grumpy dads in “Are We There Yet?” crazy pets in “Timmy Had a Tiger” and “Dumb Dog,” brother and sister relationships in “Little Sister Blues” and “Princess in Training,” and kids who act goofy in “Put It on My Head” and “The Underwear Song.” Mixing stories . . . Read More »
Our solar system is huge. So huge, in fact, that it's difficult to comprehend the sheer size of the sun, the planets, and the vast distances between them. Local amateur astronomer Adam Drake makes it easy to understand how large our celestial neighbors are, and how far away from us they all are, using common household objects.
Exercise is an important part of an astronaut’s daily routine and during this fun program you’ll get to jump, stretch, balance, and more as you “train like an astronaut!” You’ll also learn about why exercise is such an important part of astronaut training. Please wear sneakers or other exercise appropriate footwear! After your training receive a free book from Middletown Kiwanis.
"One Small Step..." The Real-life Journey To Outer Space. Few events in human history have captured the imagination quite like the journey that humankind took to the moon! This tale marks the history of flight and space travel from the ancient tale of Icarus, to the first flights of the Wright Brothers on the beaches at Kitty Hawk, to the Great Space Race of the 1960s and Beyond! 15 years ago Bright Star Theatre launched a touring production of A Christmas Carol and ended up growing into one of the largest professional touring theatre companies . . . Read More »
Special time of 1 pm Andrew has been performing his show in libraries across multiple states for over 15 years. His high energy show will put your readers in a festive mood and add a spark to the whole day. Tested in circuses, on cruise ships and in hundreds of different venues around the world, his Juggling, Circus Skills, Physical Comedy, and Audience Participation all combine to make sure young and old alike enjoy the show. Special for this year’s theme, Andrew will have some space themed music and a few other outer worldly surprises.
Fancy Nancy Tea Party-You are cordially invited to an especially fancy storytime and tea party on April 13, 2019 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm. Learn Fancy Nancy’s favorite fancy words, paint your nails, build your own jewelry, and snack on crumpets and tea! Registration is necessary. April 11th is the last day to register by contacting the library at (717) 944 – 6412 or by stopping by the front desk.