BELMONT — The Belmont Public Library is pleased to announce "High Flying Heroes", a science-filled hands-on journey through the basics of flight and aviation's greatest heroes. A Children's Museum of NH educator will lead participants in an exciting and informative presentation. Watch as a real Bernoulli blower makes objects hover in the air, build and test paper flying contraptions and make a lunch sack kite to take home and fly. For ages 5-11 but children outside this age range are welcome to attend.
This event, co-sponsored by the Belmont Library and the Belmont Parks and Recreation Department, will be held at the Belmont Middle School Monday, July 13 at 1 p.m.
Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals will be performing at the Corner Meeting House on Friday, July 24 at 10:30 a.m. Year round, Lindsay brings her Puppet Pals, lovingly crafted, giant hand puppets and marionettes, to child and family audiences across New England. Filled with silliness, crowd participation, and unique, memorable characters, this series of charming and positive short stories will delight the young and the young at heart. Ideal for ages 3-8. For more information visit www.LindsaysPuppetPals.com.
Weekly this summer, the library offers storytime for those under six (Wednesdays at 10:30 am). Teen Time, for those grade five and up, is an active game and craft filled time Tuesday July 14 at 2pm and Tuesday July 28 at the same time. Lunch Bunch meets Fridays in July (11:30 am) for elementary schoolers. Bring your lunch; we provide the fun. The adult reading group will discuss Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand on Tuesday July 28 at 6 pm
The Belmont Public Library is open six days a week, offering books, magazines, movies, digital resources and public computers. Check our website, www.belmontpubliclibrary.org, for exact hours..