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  1. Clay Day

    May 27 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    May 27, 2015  |  1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Satisfy a “knead” by working with some air-dry clay and getting in touch with your tactile side.
  2. Wildflower Wednesdays

    May 27 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    May 27, 2015  |  3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Clay Pit Ponds
    Come join us and appreciate the flowers in May through various activities each week.
  3. After School Book Club

    May 27 @ 3:30 pm
    May 27, 2015  |  3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Historic Richmond Town
    Literature will be used as a means to develop an appreciation of the people we have become. Using Historic Richmond Town as the backdrop, students will have the opportunity to read, imagine, and in many cases, to actually engage in
  4. Bookcraft

    May 27 @ 4:00 pm
    May 27, 2015  |  4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Stapleton Library
    Have a blast listening to stories and making a fun craft!
  5. Family Storytime

    May 27 @ 4:00 pm
    May 27, 2015  |  4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Tottenville Library
    Join us for wonderful picture books old and new, shared by library staff.
  6. Family Story Time

    May 27 @ 4:00 pm
    May 27, 2015  |  4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Mariners Harbor Library
    Join us as we share our favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
  7. Picture Book Time/ Reading Aloud

    May 27 @ 4:00 pm
    May 27, 2015  |  4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    New Dorp Library
    Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes and coloring.
  8. Tween Activity

    May 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    May 27, 2015  |  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    St. George Library
    Crafts and science experiments. Pre-registration required
  9. Evening Hike & Trail Run

    May 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    May 27, 2015  |  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Greenbelt Nature Center
    This takes place MOST Wednesdays but is subject to change. The hike and trail run usually cover approximately five miles. Headlamps are required in every season. Dress for the weather and trail conditions. Bring water and a snack if you
  10. Book Club for Adults

    May 27 @ 7:30 pm
    May 27, 2015  |  7:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Historic Richmond Town
    Join us on the last Wednesday of each month from 7:30-9:30pm in the congenial atmosphere at M. Bennett Cafe to discuss popular historical novels. Light refreshments for sale at the meeting.
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