Westhampton Free Library
7 Library Avenue • Westhampton Beach, NY 11978
Phone: (631) 288-3335 • Fax: (631) 288-5715

 

 

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@ the Westhampton Free Library exclusively for kids ages 9-12

 

Building a Better World

Building a Better World

Not only were we building a better world this summer at the Idea Place.  We were also building memories to last a life time.  Thank you! Click the icon to see some memories!  

Summer Reading Club 2017 Wrap Up

Summer Reading Club 2017 Wrap Up

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…]

Keva Tower

Keva Tower

The other day, one of our young library patrons built this awesome Keva tower! Even after I took the picture, he continued to build and reached up to our ceiling lights! We have a Keva table with Keva planks in our Tween Scene, come in a try them out for yourself! What can you build?!

Summer Reading Club Update

Summer Reading Club Update

As of today, July 31st, we are more than halfway through our Summer Reading Club! So far, our Seedlings group (children from birth to age 5) has 49 participants and they have read 946 picture books with the help of their parents, siblings, and caregivers. The Positive Thinkers group (children ages 5-8) has 169 participants … [Read more…]

Buddy Art: Recycled Bird Feeders

Buddy Art: Recycled Bird Feeders

Our Buddy Art project for the month of July involved re-purposing milk and juice cartons into beautiful bird feeders! Our Tweens (children ages 9-12) teamed up with younger children (ages 5-8) to work together. They cut holes in the cartons for the birds to get in, added a dowel for the birds to perch on, … [Read more…]

DIY Stress Balls

DIY Stress Balls

These fabulous Tweens had some messy fun making super cool stress balls!

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