Event Tags: Third Grade

Escape the Room (Grades 2-5)

Escape the Room (Grades 2-5)

Grades 2-4: Friday, 7/20, 6:00-7:00 pm, Main Library -Ms. Carla and Ms. Neena Oh no! A mad researcher has locked us in the library! Put on your detective hat and work with friends to find clues and “escape” the library.  

Duct Tape Makerspace (Grades 2-4)

Duct Tape Makerspace (Grades 2-4)

Grades 2-4: Alternating Thursdays 7/19, 8/2, 8/16, 2:00-3:00 pm, Library Annex – Ms. Carla   Duct tape fixes everything, and it can make anything, too! Come and learn to make dazzling duct tape creations, including duct tape flowers, superhero masks, and more! Differing skill levels can be accommodated.   Interested in joining? Visit our registration portal online or stop by the circulation desk.  

Summer STEAM Challenge Club (Grades 2-4)

Summer STEAM Challenge Club (Grades 2-4)

Grades 2-4: Wed 7/11 7/25, 8/8, 1:30-2:30 pm, Library Annex – Ms. Carla   Come get messy and make mistakes (and fix them!), as we explore the world of STEAM. Through weekly challenges, we’ll build, create, and problem solve in this interactive club.   Interested in joining? Visit our registration portal online or stop by the circulation desk.

Core Literacy: Celebrity Readers (Grades 3-5)

Core Literacy: Celebrity Readers (Grades 3-5)

Wednesdays, 10:00 am -12:00 pm, Main Library, Courtyard, and Annex – Ms. Carla Celebrity Readers and those notorious 3-5 graders who love to shine! Our Core Literacy Programs are designed to promote reading and a love for learning. Each week, students will have the chance to take part in stories, games,art, and projects based on our summer theme “Libraries Rock!” Each session includes time for a quick snack break, so families who are able should send a small snack and water bottle each week.   Interested in joining? Visit our registration portal online or stop by the circulation desk.  

Book Buddies II (Grades 1-3)

Book Buddies II (Grades 1-3)

Tuesdays, Main Library -Ms. Carla Session II: 4:45-5:15 PM Session I: 4:00-4:30 PM   One-on-one reading practice for new, reluctant, & struggling readers entering grades 1-3. Pairs school-age readers with teen volunteers trained to assist in literacy assistance. All reading done in this program counts towards summer reading challenge!   Interested in joining or volunteering? For kids and families, visit our registration portal online or stop by the circulation desk.. We’re accepting volunteers now! Follow the link for our volunteer application. Sign up for our children’s email updates or contact Ms. Neena at children@pawlinglibrary.org or 845-855-3444 to receive more information.

Book Buddies I (Grades 1-3)

Book Buddies I (Grades 1-3)

Tuesdays, Main Library -Ms. Carla Session I: 4:00-4:30 PM Session II: 4:45-5:15 PM   One-on-one reading practice for new, reluctant, & struggling readers entering grades 1-3. Pairs school-age readers with teen volunteers trained to assist in literacy assistance. All reading done in this program counts towards summer reading challenge!   Interested in joining or volunteering? For families, visit our registration portal online or stop by the circulation desk. For volunteers, follow the link for our volunteer application. Sign up for our children’s email updates or contact Ms. Neena at children@pawlinglibrary.org or 845-855-3444 to receive more information.

Family STEAM: LEGO Competition (Ages 4+ and a caregiver)

Family STEAM: LEGO Competition (Ages 4+ and a caregiver)

Saturday, 6/2, 10:30 am-12:00 pm -Ms. Neena, Annex Do you love to build? All are all invited to participate in our LEGO competition! Each participant will be given one hour to build with library LEGOs to the theme “Here’s the story,” either alone or as a team. Creations should be inspired by specific books, movies, or TV shows. Attendees will vote for their favorite creations across several age-related categories, including Preschool, Grades K-1, Grades 2-4, and Grades 5-Adult. Winners will be awarded LEGO Shop Gift Cards. No outside LEGOs allowed; all designs should be original.   Interested in joining us? Contact us at 845-8555-3444 or email children@pawlinglibrary.org.

Holiday Crafternoon: Grades 3-4

Holiday Crafternoon: Grades 3-4

Thursday, 12/7, 4:00 – 5:00 pm Crafternoons combine holiday storytelling, gingerbread, and the spirit of the season! All attendees will have the opportunity to make personalized home ornaments.

Día de los Muertos/Día de los Difuntos (K-4 and a caregiver)

Día de los Muertos/Día de los Difuntos (K-4 and a caregiver)

Friday 10/27 6:30-7:30 pm Many American families, as well as families in Mexico and South America celebrate a holiday called Día de los Muertos or Día de los Difuntos. These celebrations honor people who have died and mean a great deal to the families that celebrate. This program explores the rich history and traditions of the holiday for those who celebrate and those who wish to learn more about another culture.

Harry Potter Mystery Night (Grades 3-4)

Harry Potter Mystery Night (Grades 3-4)

Friday, October 13, 6:30-8 pm Calling all witches, wizards, and muggles! Professor McGonagall needs your help. Strange magic is in the air! This scavenger hunt/clue based mystery will be easier for those who have some Harry Potter knowledge (book, movie, or both!) but can be attended by anyone who likes puzzles and teamwork.