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Chapel Hill Public Library

A department of the Town of Chapel Hill

Special Programs & Performers

Special Programs & Performers

BILINGUAL/SPANISH STORY TIME

Stories, songs and rhymes for the family - in Spanish! 

  • Tuesday, June 2 from 4:30-5:15 p.m. in the Program Room
  • Saturday, June 20 from 11:15-11:45 a.m. in the Program Room

FAMILY MOVIE MATINEE

What better way to spend a hot afternoon than watching a movie in your air-conditioned library!  The movies in this series are shown at 4:00 p.m. during the school year and 2:00 p.m. during the summer in Meeting Room B.

LEGO CLUB

Join us for our kids club where we bring the books and bricks and you bring your creativity.  We'll start by reading a story together and then you get to build a LEGO creation inspired by it. Meeting Room A

  • Sunday, June 14 from 4:00-4:45 pm
  • Sunday, June 28 from 4:00-4:45 pm
  • Sunday, July 12 from 4:00-4:45 pm
  • Sunday, July 26 from 4:00-4:45 pm
  • Sunday, August 9 from 4:00-4:45 pm

MEET YOUR BIRD NEIGHBORS

New Hope Audubon Society, serving Orange, Durham and Chatham counties in North Carolina, invites children of ages 6-10 and their family/friends to get to know their bird neighbors through games, hands-on activities, and educational displays.  Saturday, July 11 from 10:30-12:30 in Meeting Room A.

SCIENCE IN THE STACKS

Live science demonstrations all about plants and how they grow!

  • Sunday, June 14 at 3:00 in Meeting Room B
  • Sunday, July 12 at 3:00 in Meeting Room B
  • Sunday, August 9 at 3:00 in Meeting Room B

SUNDAY CRAFTS

Join us for a make-and-take craft program! For kids ages 4 & up.

  • June 7 from 4:00-4:45 p.m. in the Program Room
  • June 21 from 4:00-4:45 p.m. in the Program Room
  • July 5 from 4:00-4:45 p.m. in the Program Room
  • July 19 from 4:00-4:45 p.m. in the Program Room

SPECIAL PERFORMERS

  • Friday, June 12 - Summer Reading Kickoff Party - 2-6 pm
    • Join us as we celebrate all things Summer Reading! There will be fun activities for all ages along with some special "heroic" guests.
  • Wednesday, June 17 - Family Concert featuring Susana & Timmy Abell - 2pm/4pm
    • Every hero has a story! Folk music and storytelling from award-winning NC musicians.
  • Monday, June 22 - Bright Star Theatre: Happily Ever After - 2pm/4pm
    • Happily Ever After! Hilarious renditions of Grimm's favorites.
  • Wednesday, July 1 - Superhero T-shirt Craft - 2-4pm
    • Every hero needs a t-shirt!  Bring a plain one to the library and SHAZAM!  We'll make it superific! Signup for a time slot.
  • Monday, July 6 - Magical Storytelling with Mark Daniel - 2pm/4pm
    • Alakazam!  Magic AND stories... the perfect combination.  Don't miss the fun!
  • Wednesday, July 15 - Family Concert featuring Alina Celeste - 2pm/4pm
    • Dance and sing with kindie musician Alina Celeste.  Catchy, silly, and sweet,  you can't help but smile!  And you just might want some peanut butter pie when it's over...
  • Monday, July 20 - Grey Seal Puppets: The Emperor's New Clothes - 2pm/4pm
    • Come enjoy a favorite tale with North Carolina's favorite one-man puppet troupe.  Laughs guaranteed!
  • Wednesday, August 5 - Rags to Riches Theatre: Jack Tales - 2pm/4pm
    • Become part of the show as Rags to Riches follow Jack up that big ole bean tree!
  • Wednesday, August 12 - Family Concert featuring Big Bang Boom - 2pm/4pm
    • Get loud in the library!  Energetic, enthusiastic, and just plain enjoyable, Big, Bang, Boom know how to get the party started!

Last updated: 27 May 2015