NORTH WEBSTER — The arts come alive for children at North Webster Community Public Library when Stevens Puppets presents the classic fairy tale Sleeping Beauty 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 19. This fully staged production features hand carved beautifully costumed marionettes, colorful scenery and classical music that enchant audiences of all ages. World famous Stevens Puppets has been performing children’s literature since 1933 and recently returned from their Alaska tour. This is a Summer Reading Program event open to everyone.
On Tuesday, July 18, library patrons from North Webster and Syracuse are invited to visit the Milford Public Library for the Lego Challenge at 2 p.m. Then 2 p.m. Thursday, July 20, North Webster Library invites patrons from Milford and Syracuse to the Recycle Building Challenge where they will work together on teams to build things out of recycled materials.
The Youth Department wraps up the week with Make It/Take It Craft Day on Friday, July 21. Youth can stop by the library anytime between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. to make a hard hat craft or they can take one home to complete.
Meanwhile, the Adult Services Department begins next week with Writer’s Corner 10 a.m. Monday, July 17 at which participants will share compositions each has written about local history. Later that day at 5:30 p.m. R.E.A.D. Book Club meets to discuss “The Kitchen Boy” by Robert Alexander and pick up a copy of next month’s selection “Their Eyes Were Watching God,” a 1937 novel by Zora Neale Hurston. Then it’s Let Move on 6 p.m. Thursday, July 20 with some casual dancing-for-fitness fun.
Stop by the library and check out some books to read while relaxing at the lake. If you’re a summer resident or visitor and have an Evergreen Library Card from your home library, you can use it at North Webster Library to borrow materials. They can be returned here or at your home library.