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Girls with LegosThese programs may require registration or tickets.
Sign up in person or online beginning at 7:00 PM on the date indicated; phone reservations begin at 7:30 PM.

 

 
FAMILY CRAFTS ................................................ EVERYONE WELCOME
[Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult]
Children of all ages and abilities and their caregivers are invited to get crafty with us. Stay for half an hour or the entire hour and a half. No registration necessary.
THURSDAYS: Jul 16, 23, 30, Aug 6, 13, 20 ...................................2:30-4:00 pm
 

YOUNG WRITERS' WORKSHOP ....................... ENTERING GR 4-6

Have you ever wanted to write a book? Are you working on a story, play, or poem now and want to meet other young writers? Come for the writing prompts, stay for the quiet writing space! Bring your own computer or paper, or use ours.
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, July 27 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS: Aug 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27 ................ 3:30-5:00 pm
 

BALANCED PLATE SCAVENGER HUNT ..... ENTERING GR 4-6
AT THE LEXINGTON FARMERS' MARKET WITH KIDS COOKING GREEN
Participate in a fun, active photo Scavenger Hunt around the Lexington Farmers' Market that focuses on putting together a balanced dinner plate with local, fresh, and colorful foods. Finish the scavenger hunt and learn about the foods you found and great recipes you can cook at home using these ingredients.
This class is intended for a parent and child team. You must bring a cell phone with camera or digital camera with you.
Attendance is limited.** Sign-up online beginning Monday, August 17 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
TUESDAY: Aug 25 ......................................................................... 4:00-5:00 pm
 
LIBRARY TREASURE HUNT ................................. ENTERING GR 4 & 5
Find hidden treasure at the Library! We will divide into teams and follow the clues. It will be harder than you think! One team will receive first prize, but everyone will get to bring home some treasure.
Attendance is limited.** Sign-up online beginning Monday, August 17 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
WEDNESDAY: Aug 26 ................................................................... 3:30-5:00 pm
 
APPLES! APPLES INTO MY SALAD .......................... GRADES 2-4
Salads do not always have to be green. Learn to make a colorful fall salad using red apples, purple kohlrabi (a strange and wonderful local veggie) and cranberries!
Attendance is limited.** Sign up online beginning Tuesday, September 8 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
MONDAY: Sep 14 ................................................................................... 2:00 pm
 
STOP MOTION ANIMATION ....................................... GRADES 3-6
Try your hand at animation using LEGO® bricks or clay. Working in pairs, you’ll plan and animate your own short movie.
Attendance is limited.** Sign up online beginning Tuesday, September 8 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
THURSDAY: Sep 17 ....................................................................... 2:00-4:00 pm
 
A PIRATE'S LIFE FOR ME................................................. GRADES K-2
Yo ho, yo ho, a pirate's life for me! Come learn about life on the high seas as we celebrate International Talk Like A Pirate Day.
Attendance is limited.** Sign up online beginning Tuesday, September 8 at 7:00 p.m. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 p.m.
SATURDAY: Sep 19 ....................................................................... 3:00-4:00 pm
 
SWEET CREPES WITH STONE FRUIT ......................... GRADES 3-5
Crepe making is at its best when using local fruit, creamy ricotta and local honey. Come whip up a batch or two with us!
Attendance is limited.** Sign up online beginning Monday, September 14 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
WEDNESDAY: Sep 23 ............................................................................ 2:00 pm
 

MAD HATTER TEA ............................................................... GRADES 2-4
Don’t be late for this very important date! The Queen of Hearts hereby summons you to the Mad Hatter's Tea for a very merry Un-Birthday celebration. Venture down the rabbit hole and join us for an afternoon of fun and games and all things wild and crazy…. after all, we're all mad here!
Attendance is limited.** Sign up online beginning Monday, September 28 at 7:00 p.m. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 p.m.
TUESDAY: Oct 6 ........................................................................... 3:45-4:45 p.m.
 
TASTY STIR FRY WITH VEGGIES AND TOFU ..... GRADES 3-5
Who knew that local colorful veggies could make such a delicious quick meal? Come cook with us and learn how to chop, dice, and sauté our tastiest stir fry recipe!
Attendance is limited.** Sign up online beginning Monday, October 19 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
WEDNESDAY: Oct 28 ............................................................................ 2:00 pm
 
WHOLE WHEAT BANANA BERRY PANCAKES .. GRADES 2-4
Learn how to make whole wheat banana berry pancakes with maple syrup and hand-shaken butter!
Attendance is limited.** Sign up online beginning Monday, October 26 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
WEDNESDAY: Nov 4 .............................................................................. 2:00 pm