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Baldwin Library has programs for adults and children in July

 


Upcoming programs for the Baldwin Library include:

Dance Me a Story on Monday, July 16 at 10:30 a.m. is for Children ages 3-5 where they can move and groove to favorite stories such as Barnyard Dance Party and Giraffes Can’t Dance! Each class will begin with simple stretches and warm-ups before journeying into each story and its characters through movement and song. Parents are welcomed and encouraged to participate with their child! Registration required for each session. Additional sessions are on Mondays July, 23 and 30 at 10:30 a.m.

Yoga for Teens is on Tuesdays, July 10, 17, 24 & 31 at 1 p.m. Join Beth Christiano, Ph.D., licensed psychologist, certified yoga instructor with more than 20 years of experience promoting the wellness of children and adolescents and owner of Clarity Wellness & Performance, for a four-week yoga series. Teens entering grades 6-12 will practice the vinyasa flow style of yoga, which links breathing with yoga poses and movement. No prior experience with yoga is necessary. The practice can be modified to meet the needs of individual teens. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or towel. Registration required for each session. 

Elementary Fundamentals free Tutoring is available Tuesdays, July 10 and 31 from 6-8 p.m. Club Z! In-Home Tutoring Services of South Park will be holding free Elementary reading and math tutoring programs at the library. Tutors will work with students entering grades K-5 in small, grade-appropriate groups on reading (grammar, vocabulary, reading comprehension) and math (problem solving, timed math, word problems) skills as well as providing each family with reading and study/homework strategies to take home. Each session is limited to 12 students. Registration required for EACH session attending. 

Making Music with Carnegie Science Center will take place on Thursday, July 12 at 11 a.m. 

Students in grades K-2 can create a symphony of sound in new and exciting ways. Students will build their own kazoo to make and take to keep the concert going. Registration required. 

New Release Movie Day with Chappaquiddick is Wednesday, July 18 at 2 p.m. Come in for a newly released movie and enjoy a few snacks. No registration required.

Young Professionals Bootcamp is on Thursday, July 19 at 6 p.m. Children ages 8-12 can get a jump-start on money matters as Kian Nowrouzi brings his Young Professionals Bootcamp to the library for a four-week session covering financial literacy topics such as budgeting, business, personal finance and investments, all age-appropriate and presented in a mix of interactive presentations and games to help children learn how to become responsible money managers.

This program is in collaboration with Whitehall and Brentwood Libraries and will be held at the Baldwin Library. Registration required for each session attending. Additional sessions are Thursdays August 2 and 16 at 6 p.m.

Secret Service is on Saturday, July 21 at 10:30 a.m. Children in grades K-5 are encouraged to join in each month for a “giving back” project. Each month’s service project will remain “secret” until the day of the program, when it will be revealed.

Registration is required.

The library’s Commerative Buy a Brick Program continues, through the program everyone can be part of an enduring legacy. The bricks are a convenient and lasting way for individuals, families and businesses to show support for the Baldwin Public Library and its new home at Leland Center. For more information visit:thatsmybrick.com/bbpl.

For more information on any of the Baldwin Borough Library programs, call 412-885-2255 or visit baldwinborolibrary.org.

 

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