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Chapel Hill Public Library

A department of the Town of Chapel Hill

Special Programs & Performers

Special Programs & Performers

FAMILY MOVIES SERIES

Every Friday (June 17-August 12) at 2:00 pm in Meeting Room B.

GROWING MINDS SERIES - SUNDAY S.T.E.A.M.

Join us for a variety of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math activities, including LEGO Club!

  • Sundays at 4:00 (June 5 - August 14) pm in Meeting Room A 
  • For grades K-5

GROWING MINDS SERIES - ADVENTURES IN BOOKS

Books are an adventure!  Learn about a different topic each session and have fun with crafts and activities.

  • Mondays at 3:00 in Meeting Room A - Please pre-register HERE!
  • June 13 - Oceans, June 27 - Rain Forests, July 11 - The Arctic, July 25 - Deserts
  • For grades 1-5

PERFORMANCE SERIES - GREY SEAL PUPPETS: TANGLE OF TALES

Three favorite folks tales from around the world come to life using a variety of puppet styles.

  • Monday, June 20 at 2:00 pm or 4:00 pm in Meeting Room B
  • Recommended for ages 4+

ACTIVE BODIES SERIES - BOUNCING BULLDOGS

Enjoy a performance by the awesome, local jump rope team and learn some skills yourself!

  • Thursday, June 30 at 2:00 pm or 4:00 pm - Please pre-register HERE!
  • Meeting Room B
  • For ages 6-12

PERFORMANCE SERIES - SCIENCE TELLERS: POWER & ENERGY

Join us on a fast-paced summer adventure as we make things fly, bounce, transform and soar while telling a series of stories bound to energize and engage! 

  • Wednesday, July 6 at 2:00 pm or 4:00 pm in Meeting Room B
  • Recommended for ages 4+

SCIENCE IN THE STACKS

Live science demonstrations all about gravity in space!

  • Sunday, July 10 at 4:00 in Meeting Room A
  • Recommended for ages 6-12

ACTIVE BODIES SERIES - KIDS' ZUMBA WITH THE ZEIGLERS

Get ready to learn some exciting dance moves and exercise at the same time!

  • Thursday, July 14 at 2:00 pm (ages 6-8) or 4:00 pm (ages 9-12) - Please pre-register HERE!
  • Meeting Room B
  • For ages 6-12

PERFORMANCE SERIES - THE MAGIC OF AFRICAN RHYTHMS

An unforgettable performance that displays the vibrancy of Africa’s many rhythms.

  • Wednesday, July 20 at 2:00 pm or 4:00 pm in Meeting Room B
  • Recommended for ages 4+

SCI WHY:  HOW FIREFIGHTERS USE SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, AND MATH (STEM)

Join Chapel Hill firefighters as they show how Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) are used in fire departments. Learn about their gear, equipment they carry, & different ways they put out fires. Hands-on stations include building a smoke alarm plus some surprises. Weather permitting, activities will be held both inside & outside. 

  • Wednesday, July 27 from 1:00-4:00 in Meeting Room B - Please pre-register HERE!
  • For ages 8 - 12

ACTIVE BODIES SERIES - KIDS' YOGA WITH NICOLE MARK

Yoga is for everyone! Kids will learn some basic yoga poses from Nicole Mark.

  • Thursday, July 28 at 2:00 pm (ages 6-8) or 4:00 pm (ages 9-12) - Please pre-register HERE!
  • Meeting Room B
  • For ages 6-12

PERFORMANCE SERIES - RAGS TO RICHES THEATRE: PRINCESS & THE PEA

A lively, theatrical performace of the classic fairytale!

  • Wednesday, August 3 at 2:00 pm or 4:00 pm in Meeting Room B
  • Recommended for ages 4+

ACTIVE BODIES SERIES - KIDS' MARTIAL ARTS WITH LIGO DOJO KARATE

Come learn some basics of martial arts as taught by the Ligo Dojo!  

  • Thursday, August 11 at 2:00 (ages 6-8) or 4:00 (ages 9-12) - Please pre-register (sign-ups begin July 15)
  • Meeting Room B
  • For ages 6-12

Last updated: 3 June 2016