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    Waxy Tissue Art Kit

    12:00 AM

    (Grades K – 5 and a caregiver)

    This program is a take home kit; a pre-prepped learning activity for children to do at home with a caregiver. To participate, a caregiver must pick the kit up from the library once it is available.

    Available for pick up week 8/5. Our staff will email registrants once they are available.

    Let’s do painting…with water! This kit will include everything you need to produce a unique tissue art painting, simply by adding water.

    Registration required. Register at

    Steve Spangler Science Club

    12:00 AM

    (Grades K – 5 and a caregiver)

    Series of 6 kits, weekly. 7/15 – 8/19

    This program is a series of 6 take home kits; pre-prepped learning activities for children entering grades Kindergarten – 5th grade in Fall 2022 to do at home with a caregiver. To participate, a caregiver must pick each kit up from the library once they are available. Families can register for all the weeks or individual weeks. Our staff will email registrants weekly once each kit is available. Kits are made to order and registration is required. Register at

    Take science learning to a new level with these kits made by expert science teachers at Steve Spangler Science! Each week, pick up a new kit including everything you need to turn your home into a science lab. Some experiments may be messy. Caregiver oversight is recommended.

    This program is partially sponsored by Dutchess County.

    Class Visit

    10:00 AM-11:30 AM
    -Pawling Free Library-
    11 Broad St, Pawling NY 12564

    Ms. Russo’s class of 4th – 8th graders from Pawling Middle School to do a STEM activity and borrow books.

    Twoodalo Twos! (2.5-3.5 years and a caregiver)

    10:00 AM-11:00 AM

    Ages: 2.5 – 3.5 years and a caregiver

    Fridays, 10:00-11:00 AM – Miss Neena

    NO CLASS 8/19 ; MAKE UP CLASS 8/26

    On Friday mornings, toddlers rule the library! This six week program includes songs, stories, and games plus a play-based learning stations, like art or parachute play. The program or portions thereof may be held outside in our courtyard to utilize our outdoor play equipment as weather allows but fully move indoors if conditions are poor. Please dress for the weather, with sunscreen and bring water.

    Registration required. Register at

    Join for as many or as few classes as you are comfortable and able.

    Freestyle Fridays: Bermuda Triangle Escape Game

    3:00 PM-4:30 PM
    -Library Annex-
    15 Oak St, Pawling NY 12564

    Join us on this flight from Washington D.C. to San Juan, Puerto Rico. The only problem is, we’ll fly right through the Bermuda Triangle, the area in the North Atlantic where ships, planes, and people have gone missing. Will we arrive safely in San Juan or will we disappear into the Bermuda Triangle?!  Make sure you have your best observation skills and puzzle power with you as your board the flight–you may be our only hope!

    This escape game is for rising 5th graders and up. Registration is required.

    Mystery Night: Who Kidnapped Pluto?

    5:30 PM-6:30 PM

    (Grades 3-5)

    Friday, 8/5, 5:30 – 6:30 PM – Main Library/Courtyard

    Pluto is missing! Come help us figure whodunit and search for clues at the library!

    Registration is required. Register at