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Weekly Art Challenge: Nature Crafts

Posted: June 29, 2020
In conjunction with the Paint Your Story: Summer Reading Challenge for Youth, each week there is an optional Weekly Art Challenge. These challenges use supplies you may have at home and include DIY instructions. Participants can complete the challenge and log the activity in the Beanstack Tracker app or on gepl.beanstack.org to be entered into a drawing!
Help us showcase the ways you Paint Your Story by submitting photos of your art for our digital art gallery! Email photos of your original creations to summer_reading@gepl.org and we will share them on our website. Please note: to quality for a drawing, you must log your completed activity in Beanstack.

Hora de Cuentos Bilingüe / Bilingual Storytime

Posted: June 29, 2020
¡Disfruta con nosotros mientras participamos con libros divertidos, poemas, canciones, y toques de mano en inglés y español! ¡Cada mes tendrá un tema diferente! Todas las edades son bienvenidas.
Enjoy fun books, poems, songs, and fingerplays in both English and Spanish! For kids of all ages and their grownups.

Weekly Art Challenge: Play-Doh and Slime and Oobleck, Oh My!

Posted: June 29, 2020
In conjunction with the Paint Your Story: Summer Reading Challenge, Youth can complete Weekly Art Challenges that use supplies you may have at home and include DIY instructions. Log your activities in the Beanstack Tracker app or on gepl.beanstack.org to be entered in a drawing!
Help us showcase the ways you Paint Your Story by submitting photos of your art for our digital art gallery! Email photos of your original creations to summer_reading followed by @gepl.org and we will share them.

Together Time 4

Posted: June 25, 2020

This dynamic session promotes bonding through creating, singing, playing, and sharing stories together. For kids of all ages and their grownups.

Together Time 3

Posted: June 23, 2020

This dynamic session promotes bonding through creating, singing, playing, and sharing stories together.

Decorate a Mug

Posted: June 23, 2020

Personalize your own white ceramic mug using our instructions and Sharpie markers. You will need to bake the mug in an oven, so parental supervision is required.

Wiggleworms

Posted: June 23, 2020

Wiggleworms is a music class that inspires new learning and sets the foundation for a lifelong love of music. If you missed yesterday’s virtual session led by teaching artist Nick Davio from The Old Town School of Folk Music, watch it here!

BYOB Book Chat 3

Posted: June 18, 2020

GEPL librarians hosted a third online book chat to share and discuss their recent reads. If you missed it, watch this video for some great recommendations.