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Discovery Tuesday

Children's Summer Reading

(Jun. 1st-Sep. 1, 2o20)

All Discovery Tuesday Programs are currently scheduled to take place online as videos. We will update as needed. Click here for more Summer Reading info

Mat Emerick
Mat Emerick
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"Fairies, Trolls and Elves... Oh My!" Mat will use his unique storytelling style (with fantastic costuming as well) to bring alive classic and still popular fantasy characters! And his juggling elf will delight all audiences!

Outdoor Discovery Center
Outdoor Discovery Center
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A wetland habitat exploration with a naturalist and a few captive wetland animals (i.e. turtle, frog) to show.
Jim Merrills
Jim Merrills
Available to watch here now!

Mr. Jim will present his Digital Magic Show!  It will include both stage and close up magic, a couple “guest” appearances, and a couple teach-a-tricks. Watch Mr. Jim and learn some new magic tricks! He was also very generous and provided us with a second video you can watch on Cup Stacking!

Jenifer Strauss
Jenifer Strauss
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Jenifer will present her “Magic Wands and Leprechauns” storytelling program! Jenifer is a talented, engaging storyteller and will share lots of fun stories and activities during her program.

Scholastic Book Fair
Scholastic Book Fair
(Date range to come - This event is tentative)

You've spent your whole life chasing the high of a Scholastic Book Fair! Come to the library to shop the fair! Details to come.

Kevin Devine's Rollicking, Participatory Music
Daisy the Unicorn
Available to watch here now!
A magical mix of fanciful songs and sing-alongs.
Summer Reading Finale Party - Air Zoo
Air Zoo
Tuesday, August 4th at 10:30 a.m.

We'll finish off our Summer Reading Program live on Zoom with Air Zoo! Email rlandin@fremontlibrary.net for the link to join. The virtual program will combine: 1.) Real-time virtual exploring of the night sky, constellations, and other astronomical phenomena using the Starry Night program 2.) Mythological story sharing from multiple cultural groups 3.) Three interactive expansion activities during the 60-minute event.  Participants will be given a suggested list of materials in advance to gather at home for the activities.   

Click here for more Summer Reading info