Jungle Jim Rocks the Library! Jungle Jim brings his fun balloon magic show to Rochester on Thursday, August 9at 6:30 pm. To fit with the totally awesome summer library music theme, Jungle Jim has created a tubular balloon magic show combined with comedy, improv, and rad elements from 1980’s classics! This is one righteous show you won’t want to miss. There’s no age limit on Jungle Jim’s programs, however, we do recommend all of the programs for ages 4 and up. Children under the age of three need to stay with their caregivers during the performance at all times. This program is sponsored by the Rochester Cultural Council and the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Registration is required. The program will take place at the First Congregational Church, Rochester, on 11 Constitution Way.
Roger Menard from the Astronomical Society of Southern New England (ASSNE) will be displaying his new Solar System Model on Friday, August 3at 3:00 pm. Participants will “walk” the solar system around the library grounds starting at the gazebo. Roger will talk a little about each “stop”. Learn all about our solar system while enjoying the summer weather. Please be prompt. Register on the Events Calendar. Registration is required.
“Breed All About It!” Afternoon story time with Amos, Friday, August 10, 2:00 pm: join us for an Afternoon with Amos featuring a “Breed All About It” outdoor story time in the gazebo! Amos’ human, Holly, and Jr. Friends, will read dog stories, while children and Amos listen! After the stories, outdoor activities will be available. All ages welcome, though younger children will need adult supervision. Please register.