Child’s Play is a drop-in program for children 0-2 years and their caregivers. The songs, rhymes, lap games and books in this program will promote rhythm, coordination and verbal skills in young children as well as bonding between child and caregiver.
Newton Family Access brings Funstruction to the Needham Library. Children ages 2 to 8 can practice their creative problem-solving and engineering skills while using their imaginations to build 3-D sculptures out of familiar materials.
The Museum of Science brings its Rocket Workshop to the Needham Library. Explore the science behind space exploration. Design, build, and test balloon rockets and re-entry parachutes. For children ages 6 and up. Space is limited! **Registration required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Needham Public Library in support of the 2019 Summer Reading Program A Universe of Stories.
Swackhammer, an evil alien theme park owner, needs a new attraction at Moron Mountain. When his gang, the Nerdlucks, heads to Earth to kidnap Bugs Bunny and the Looney Tunes, Bugs challenges them to a basketball game to determine their fate. The aliens agree, but they steal the powers of NBA basketball players, including Larry Bird and Charles Barkley—so Bugs gets some help from superstar Michael Jordan.Similar to the other interactive movies that have been done at the Needham Free Public Library, this one will not disappoint! Interactive kits will be provided to all registered participants. Trivia and food will also be provided! *Registration is required for this fun evening activity, but with no limit of participants. Registration will open June 26th and close July 14th so as to make sure there are enough supplies. To register call 781-455-7559 x2. Please ask for Erin (Reference) for more information about this exciting event.Sponsored by the Needham Free Public Library.
Needham Park & Recreation (Angela O'Connor)