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Zoo To You

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on July 13, 2014
Jul 132014
 

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Zoo to You is a traveling, inquiry-based educational program that visits schools, libraries etc., Each program includes live animals such as birds, reptiles, and invertebrates, among others, and some of the animals may be touchable. We also use biofacts (animal-related artifacts) to create a hands-on experience for the participants. All Zoo to You programs are presented by professional zoo educators and are about 45 minutes.

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The MoST: Fizz Boom Amaze!

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on July 10, 2014
Jul 102014
 

 

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Ever wondered why Pop Rocks pop and soda goes fizz? The MOST brings you an exciting selection of experiments that fizz, boom and pop! You will be amazed, and dazzled as you learn the science behind them. This 45 minute interactive show is for people of all ages and designed to encourage further scientific experimentation!

(REGISTRATION REQUIRED)

Select a date below to sign up!

Thursday, July 24th 2-3 NOPL @ Brewerton

Friday, July 25th 2-3 NOPL @ North Syracuse

Talk about Tablets

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on July 9, 2014
Jul 092014
 

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Join us at this two hour workshop and explore how to get the most from your iPad, Kindle Fire or Android tablet.

Al Fasoldt, technology writer for The Post-Standard, and his wife, Nancy, who teaches readers how to enjoy the ePost-Standard, will demystify your iPad and Android tablets with a no-nonsense introduction. They’ll show how to use your tablet, where to find applications (called apps), how to share photos and videos and much more.The first hour will focus on iPads and the second will focus on Androids.

The first hour will focus on iPads and the second hour will focus on Androids – but you won’t want to miss a minute of this ongoing tablet conversation!

Registration is highly recommended! Seating is limited and only registered persons will be guaranteed a seat.

Select a date below to register:

Tuesday, July 22
5:30PM-7:30PM
Cicero
Community Rm

Thursday, July 31
10:00AM-11:00AM
Cicero
Community Rm

Wednesday, August 20
11:00AM-1:00PM
Brewerton

Photography Contest 2014

 Posted by pete on June 27, 2014
Jun 272014
 

10th Annual Cicero Photography Contest: NOPL @ Cicero

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Photo submissions for the 10th Annual Cicero Photography Contest are due June 14, 2014.

View photos throughout July at NOPL @ Cicero Community Room & vote on your favorites!

Voting in July: Photo Contest

During the month of July, take part in the “People’s Choice Contest” and vote for your favorites. Our judges will also be casting their vote for the 1st place and 2nd place prizes. The winners will be announced on August 1st!

People’s Choice Contest: Stop in between July 1st and July 31st and vote for your favorites. One vote per person; ballot slips are available at the NOPL @ Cicero Library.

Prizes

  • Top prize: $75 (juried)
  • 2nd prize: $50 (juried)
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Summer Movies

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on June 25, 2014
Jun 252014
 

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Preschool Movie: The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

Wednesday, July 23, 10-11:30am
NOPL @ N. Syracuse
Come in and keep cool while watching a movie. Enjoy a snack. For ages 4-6. Register

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MUPPETS MOST WANTED

Family Movie: Muppets Most Wanted

Monday, August 18, 2-4pm
NOPL @ N. Syracuse
Join us for this feature film starring Kermit and Miss Piggy !!!!
Popcorn and lemonade. Rated PG. Running time 107 minutes. Registration required.

Summer Reading Program

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on June 16, 2014
Jun 162014
 

Summer Reading Program

June kicks off the 2014 Summer Reading Programs! This year’s children’s theme is “Fizz, Boom, Read”, which mixes science with summer reading. The Teen Reading program, SPARK, is made up of list of activities, that when completed, earn readers badges that can later be traded in for prizes.

There are a variety of activities for all ages at each NOPL location. Take a look at our events calendar to review and register for upcoming events. Summer Reading Programs run late June to early August with many programs requiring registration. If you sign up online for an event you will receive an e-mail reminder one day in advance in your email inbox. Please let us know as early as possible if you cannot attend an event so we may let those on the waiting list fill your spot.

 

Click here to SIGN UP!

 

Download your local branch’s Summer Reading calendar handouts (.pdf):

pdfNOPL @ Brewerton: Children’s Programs

pdf NOPL @ Cicero: Children & Teen Programs

pdf NOPL @ North Syracuse: Children’s Programs,  pdf NOPL @ North Syracuse: Teen Programs

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