Idea Place Blog
Last night, the Idea Place hosted a special sleepover…not for our patrons, but for their stuffed animals! While their human friends were here, they listened to a story and made a craft: But when their human friends left, they were all over the library! First, they jumped onto the page cart and helped reshelve our … [Read more…]
This past Monday, August 21st, amongst the excitement of the Solar Eclipse, the Idea Place hosted Mini Golf! There were 8 holes set up throughout the Children’s Room and for obstacles we used various toys and books. Some of the golfing greens are shown below: Participants kept score on provided score cards and received a … [Read more…]
As of Friday, August 18th, the Summer Reading Club officially came to an end. Friday was the last day to log in reading hours. We will have a Summer Memories Show and Party on Wednesday, August 30th from 7-8pm. At the party, we will be giving out SRC Certificates for those children who reached the … [Read more…]
This past Tuesday, Kids on the Green was moved to Westhampton Beach Elementary School on account of the rain. Some of our youngest patrons moved, grooved, and danced along with the Uncle Brothers Band! Join us Tuesday, August 22nd and Tuesday, August 29th for the last two Kids on the Green performances of the summer!
This past Monday, August 14th, was a day full of bubbles! In the morning, Miss Marie hosted Bubble Fun for children ages 9 months to 4 years. They read silly bubble stories outside and then blew some bubbles of their own! In the afternoon, children and tweens teamed up for another Buddy Art project. This … [Read more…]
This past Wednesday, August 9th, the Quogue Wildlife Refuge hosted the Idea Place for an after hours sunset walk! The walk was guided by educators from the Refuge. Here they are welcoming us and telling everyone about the walk before it begins: The Quogue Wildlife Refuge is the natural habitat of many wild animals, but … [Read more…]
This past Tuesday, August 8th, we enjoyed a Kids on the Green performance from the Grammy nominated group: Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could! They had the audience singing, dancing, and rocking along. Join us every Tuesday at 5:30pm for a different form of entertainment at the Village Gazebo 🙂