2013 Summer Events at Centerville Library
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 by Centerville Library
||Thursday, June 20, 2:00-3:00 P.M.
Come and enjoy magic, juggling, and comedy all in one with hilarious Daffy Dave. Fun for the entire family!This show will be held outdoors in the library’s back patio. Some seating areas may not have shade. Please wear a hat to shield the sun.
||Tuesday, June 25, 1-5:30P.M.
Thursday, June 27, 10:00 A.M. – 5:30 P.M.
Kids Library Camp
For incoming 4th – 7th graders.
Learn about what library workers do, how to get homework help, online databases, how things are arranged at the library, and library resources in traditional and electronic formats. Play outdoor activities, Jeopardy game, I Spy game, and make a craft project to take home! Registration is full.
Check out the fun we had in this camp video.
||Tuesday, July 2, 2-4 P.M.
Family Movie Time: Hotel Transylvania
Rated PG, 91 minutes.
Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count’s teen-aged daughter.Seats are limited. A ticket is required to attend. Tickets are free and will be handed out 30 minutes prior to the movie show time.
||Tuesday, July 9 – August 20 except July 16 and August 6
Violin Classes for Kids
Lesson for Beginners: 6:30-7:00 P.M.
Skill Polishing for Intermediate Violinists: 7:30-8:00 P.M.
For ages 6-12. Little to no experience needed.
Learn to play violin or polish your violin skills with violinist Sharon Zhen. Sharon has earned the highest certificates from ABRSM and MTAC. She has also performed in many orchestras as first violin.Registration is required. Click HERE to download the registration form.
||Thursday, July 11, 2-3 P.M.
Red Panda Acrobats
Amazing juggling, balancing, contortion, and acrobats for all ages!
Wayne Huey was professionally trained with the Fu Hsing Acrobatic Academy in Taiwan, the Tai Yuan Acrobatic Troupe, and Shanghai Circus Schools in China. He spent seven years training at the three acrobatic schools, learning and perfecting his craft while pursuing his passions in the Chinese performance arts.Seats are limited. A ticket is required to attend. Free tickets will be handed out 30 minutes prior to the program.
||Tuesday, July 16, 7-8:30 P.M.
Astronomy for Everyone: Size & Scale of the Universe
Astronomy program for the entire family.
Astrophysicist Kevin Manning, a former consultant with NASA, has always been passionate about astronomy, and wants to share the excitement with you! During the 1½ hours of program, you’ll learn about the size and scale of the universe, the stars, and other celestial wonders using hands-on activities and assorted visuals.This evening program will run past the library’s open hours so the audience can watch the night sky. No library services will be available after it’s closed at 8:00 PM.
||Tuesday, July 23, 2-4 P.M.
Comic Strips 101 for Tweens and Teens
Come join artist Brian Kolm for a cartooning workshop and learn how to create your own comic strip. This free program is for Tweens and Teens, ages 10 and up. Due to space limitations free tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before the program starts. You must have a ticket and be 10 years of age or older to attend. All materials will be provided.Brian Kolm is an artist and designer living and working in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has worked as a cartoonist, illustrator, designer, and performer most of his life. He has a BFA in illustration and film from the California College of Arts and Crafts (now California College of the Arts).
||Thursday, July 25 , 2-3 P.M.
Compost DIY for Kids
Saving the environment starting from home.
Learn how to compost and make an edible “compost cake” with chocolate and gummy worms.
For grades K to 6. Kids grades 1 and under please bring an adult to help.This is a Girl Scout Silver Award program. For details about the program, please contact Phoebe and Christina at firstname.lastname@example.org
||Tuesday, July 30, 2:00-3:30 P.M.
Family Game Day
Indoor and outdoor games. Come one, come all, let’s have fun!
Some of the games will be held outdoors in the library’s back patio. Please wear a hat to shield the sun.
||Every Tuesday and Thursday, August 1 – 28, 1:30-3:30 P.M.
Intro to Algebra, 1:30-3:30 P.M.
Intro to Geometry, 3:45-5:45 P.M.
Four-week math preparation classes for incoming 7th-9th graders.
Prepare or sharpen your math skills for the next school year. Learn algebra or geometry concepts with Jonathan Lu, a USA Junior Math Olympiad qualifier from MSJ High School.Registration is required. Limit to 20 seats for each class. Click HERE to download the registration form.
Centerville Library is located at 3801 Nicolet Ave., Fremont, CA 94536
For more information, please call 510-795-2629 or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org