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Outdoor Story and Activity Time - Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  Starting September 7th Cabot Rec Field Pavilion - Join youth librarian Amanda Otto for stories, songs, crafts and activities! Stay after for snacks and active play on the swing sets, sandbox and fields for hiking and birdwatching. All are welcome!

 

StoryWalk - September  – Cabot Rec Field Pavilion

StoryWalk is an innovative and delightful way for children and adults to enjoy reading and the outdoors at the same time. As you stroll down the trail, you're directed to the next page in the story. Cabot's StoryWalk will feature the book Story Boat by Kyo Maclear.  

 

The Night Sky – the week of September 26thth – 8 p.m. – Cabot Rec Field Pavilion 

Join Mazie O’Connor and Amanda Otto as we look through the library’s new telescope at the night sky.  We will pick the best weather day and announce it on our website and Front Porch Forum. In addition to viewing the star -filled sky, Jupiter will be closest to Earth and at its brightest during these dates. The library will have a limited number of red-light headlamps available for use. 

 

Book Club & Outdoor Exploration Program - Thursday, September 15 - Thursday, October 27th - 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  (ages 7-11)

This club provides youth with a sense of adventure and discovery through reading and outdoor exploration. Space is limited to 8 participants. To register, email amandaotto.cabotlibrary@gmail.com

 

Game Club –  Tuesdays - Starting September 27th - 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (ages 12+) 

Love board games? Want to discover some fun new games to play? Come to the Game Club and enjoy playing games with your friends. 

Homework Help - Wednesdays - 2:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (ages 9-13)

The Homework Club offers students a designated place to go after school where teen volunteers will be available to tutor younger students. 

 

Community Service Program - 2nd Tuesday of each month (ages 14-18) 

Fulfill your H.S. Community Service requirements at the library! Help shelve books, re-stock take-home kits for kids, tutor kids during H.W. Help, assist the youth librarian during Game Club and Book Club/Outdoor Exploration Program. To register, email amandaotto.cabotlibrary@gmail.com

These programs are made possible by a grant from Vermont Afterschool

Cabot Community Theater Presents...

Kids of all ages!  Don't miss this dramatization by our friends at the Cabot Community Theater! 

 

Spencer (as "Elephant") and Lucas (as "Piggy"). Vitale brings you Mo Willem's Waiting's Not Easy!   

And here's our second video!  Listen to "Saturday" read by Gwen Hallsmith.  Thank you again, Cabot Community Theater!

And for our third video, hear (and watch!) Karen Mueller-Harder read and sign Maurice Sendak’s Where the Wild Things Are.  And as a special treat, Karen will teach us some signs after the story ends! 

And here's our fourth video!  Amazing!  Listen to "Stars," read by Gwen Hallsmith.  Four cheers for the Cabot Community Theater!

And for our fifth video,  Karen Mueller-Harder brings us another signed classic--Esphyr Slobodkina's  Caps for Sale, with some selected sign instruction.  Thanks, Karen!

As a special tribute to Eric Carle, Karen brings us The Very Hungry Caterpiller and signs along, too!

And last for now, but certainly not least, Farmer Ama Peyman reads Thank You Omu, a story to warm your hearts!