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Hands-on-Thursdays for All Ages!!

Hands-on-Thursdays for All Ages!!

As part of the Waldport Library's Summer Reading Program Hands-on-Thursdays brings a variety of fun, educational, and dynamic information, for all ages.   

Thursday, June 28, 2 p.m.: Music Day!! A chance to meet teen and adult musicians, try out instruments, and learn about different ways to listen to music through the years.

Thursday, July 5, 10 a.m.: Annual Field Day at the Shelter Me Garden with Seashore Family Literacy. Play old-fashioned outdoor games, earn new books, and have a FREE lunch. For kids birth through 18. Families welcome.

Thursday, July 12, 2 p.m.: Juggling Fun!! Learn to juggle, play card games, with teen volunteer, Red Husband, and teacher, Colt Reece. Hacky Sacks, scarves, and other Free skill-building supplies. 

Thursday, July 19, 2 p.m.:  Plein Air Art Day (weather permitting). Paint on canvas, rocks, paper, wood. Pop Up Art stations. Help from local artists. Supplies provided.

Thursday, July 26, 2 p.m.: Ukulele concert and workshop. Kids through teens. Make “box-ukes.” Learn from a local group of dedicated Seashore Family Literacy ukulele musicians.

Thursday Night, July 26, at 4:00 p.m.: Annual Big Truck Night with RC Car Demonstration, at the Waldport Community Center.

Thursday, August 2, 2 p.m.: Comedy-Mystery-Improv. With a local students’ script the Library will Rock with laughter. Lots of parts. Learn the basics of theatre production from theatre students. A Writing Adventure Camp Adventure from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Practice until 3:30: Production, 3:30 until 4p.m.. Free popcorn.

Thursday, August 9, 2 p.m.: Hands-On with local animals! Trick dog “Koby” AKA Puppy Einstein. Birds with Avarie, Riley the Library Dog and friends. K & R Ranch- goats and ducks. A 4H Lincoln County Extension Round-Up Day!

Thursday, August 16, 2 p.m: Cake and Cupcake Decorating with Lindsey Bales & Misty Trammell. Cooking tips from Teen Cook & Volunteer Morgan. Finish the summer with new culinary skills. Take home something yummy. 

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