Events for
Kids & Teens

July 2010
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Hayward Public Library
835 C Street
Hayward, California 94541
In This Issue
Summer Reading Program
Food for Fines
Snack Attack Book Club
Family Weekend Wii
Family Weekend Wii
Family Weekend Wii
Luna Kids Dance
Story Times
Homework Center Pizza Party
Just 4 Teens
make a splash
Summer Reading Program
June 11 - August 21
Read & earn prizes!
Pick up a Reading Record at the Main Library or Weekes Branch Library.
groceriesFood for Fines
Saturday, July 10th through Saturday, July 24th
Main Library & Weekes Branch

Have overdue fines?  Take advantage of this opportunity to pay off up to $25 in overdue fines with food and help the hungry in our community. Bring in canned or dry good food items and $1 in overdue fines will be forgiven for each item donated.  Food will only be accepted for overdue fines.  Food will not be accepted as payment for lost or damaged items.  A maximum of $25 per library card will be forgiven.

The following food items are most needed by the Alameda County Food Bank: Canned fruit & vegetables, canned meats & fish, peanut butter, pasta, beans, rice, canned soup (low-salt), low-sugar cereal & oatmeal, tomato sauce, and powdered milk.  Items packaged in glass will not be accepted.

All food will be donated to the Alameda County Food Bank.  For more information contact the Main Library at 510-293-8685 or Weekes Branch at 510-782-2155.
Snack Attack Book Clubpeanut man greeen

Friday, July 9
3:45 p.m.
Main Library
Fun, friends and snacks for kids in grades 3-4.

Friday, July 23
3:45 p.m.
Main Library
A cool book club for kids in grades 4-5.
Crab Cove
July 14
3:30 p.m.
Main Library

A live turtle, snake, & more!
Daniel DaVinciDaniel DaVinci: Juggling Genius
July 17
1:00 p.m. - Main Library
3:00 p.m. - Weekes Branch Library

Amazing juggling stunts & laughs.
Flute Sweet & Tickletoon
Flute Sweet & TickletoonTuesday
July 20
6:00 p.m.
Main Library

Original songs to engage the imagination of the very young.

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Chess Tournament
July 24
10:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Main Library
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Grades K-12. Register at the Children's Desk or by calling 510-881-7945.
Story Times
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Child-Caregiver Learn & Play Group
(ages birth-3)

Registration required.
Main Library:
Thursday @ 10:15 a.m.
Thursday @ 11:30 a.m.
Friday @ 10:30 a.m.

Weekes Branch Library:
Monday @ 11:15 a.m.
Monday @ 12:30 p.m.
Monday @ 6:00 p.m.

Family Story Time
(all ages)
Main Library:
Wednesday @ 3:30 p.m.
Saturday @ 11:30 a.m.

Bedtime Stories
(all ages)
Main Library:
Wednesday @ 6:30 p.m.

Weekes Branch Library:
Tuesday @ 6:30 p.m.

Toddler Time

Weekes Branch Library:
Tuesday @ 11:30 a.m.

Preschool Stories
(ages 3-5)
Main Library:
Tuesday @ 11:30 a.m.

Weekes Branch Library:
Thursday @ 11:30 a.m.

Music & Movement
Weekes Branch Library:
Friday @ 10:30 a.m.
fines free

Borrow library books, DVDs, music - any circulating item in the library's collection.

NO DUE DATES, NO LATE FINES - EVER!  As low as $2.99/month.

Summer learning camp grey
July 12 - August 18
Three two-week sessions
Mondays - Wednesdays
1:00-3:00 p.m.
Main Library

For kids entering 2nd to 8th grade.  Activities in science, math, reading and writing.  Register at the children's desk or by calling 510-881-7945. Space is limited.
Just 4 teens

Make waves

Volunteer as a Student Friend

Tuesdays, July 6 & 13 @ 4-5 p.m. - Weekes Branch
Mondays, July 12, 19 & 26 @ 6:30-7:30 p.m. - Main Library
Help children with the Summer Reading Program.  Attend an orientation session to learn more.  Grades 7-12.

The Ceres (band)Music @ the Library
Saturday, July 3 @ 2:00 p.m.
Weekes Branch
Join us for an afternoon of classic and alternative rock music outside on the patio with Hayward band The Cires.
duct tapeDuct Tape Wallets
Wednesday, July 7 @ 3:30 p.m., Main Library
Make a wallet out of duct tape.

candy sushiCandy Sushi!
Wednesday, July 14@ 2:00 p.m.
Weekes Branch Library
Is it candy, is it sushi - you decide!  We'll take candy and turn it into edible sushi art.

Mobile recreation
Jumpee Fun!!
Wednesday, July 21 @ 2:00 p.m. - Weekes Branch
H.A.R.D.-sponsored fun in the sun in front of the library.

Brothers in ArmsBluford High Book Club
Thursday, July 1 @ 3:45 p.m., Main Library
Read Brothers in Arms by Paul Lagan.  Keep the book. Grades 7-12  only.  Register at the children's desk or by calling 881-7945. For more information ask for Shawna. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

video gamesGet Your Game On!
Wednesdays, July 21 & 28 @ 3:30 p.m., Main Library
Wednesdays, July 7 & 28 @ 2:00 p.m., Weekes Branch

Hayward Public Library



835 C Street

       27300 Patrick Avenue

Hayward, CA 94541

       Hayward, CA 94544



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