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Kids are invited to see the movie Gnomeo & Juliet at the Rowayton Library, Friday afternoon, August 12th at 2pm. From a director of Shrek 2 comes your chance to step into the secret world of garden gnomes – Gnomeo & Juliet. Perfect for the whole family, this fresh and funny makeover of one of […] [Read More]
Epic Book Drive – This week! Over 80% of schools in New Orleans were damaged by Hurricane Katrina. In the most underserved areas, there’s 1 book for every 300 children. The Rowayton Library is teaming up with Better World Books to change that and have joined in on the Epic Book Drive. To date, the […] [Read More]
Welcome to the world of Jacks. Games similar to jacks have been played with small pebbles or animal bones as far back as 2,000 years ago. The first variants to show up in America were known as “five stones” or “jack stones.” The main stone in the game was eventually replaced with a wooden and […] [Read More]
Kids are invited to see the movie Rio at the Rowayton Library, Friday afternoon, August 5th at 2pm. A classic tale of self-discovery, romance, and adventure, Rio is the story of Blu, a flightless macaw who was taken from the forests of Rio de Janeiro as a young bird and raised by a kind girl […] [Read More]
Well, there is nothing more satisfying than the basics: hot dogs, handmade quilts, and fire engines. Something for everyone. That was last Tuesday, at Hot Dog Day at the Rowayton Library… something for everyone. First, a free lunch of hot dogs, brownies, clementines, lollypops and drinks. The Library served 308 hot dogs! Hot Dog! And, […] [Read More]
Well, Rowayton had its first Marble Tournament and everyone was a winner… Last Saturday, kids ages 7-14 showed their marble prowess and had a rolling good time. Welcome to the world of Marbles, a game that has been played through the ages, a game that your grandparents likely played. By some accounts it has been […] [Read More]
July 28th and 29th: Southern Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower. The Delta Aquarids can produce about 20 meteors per hour at their peak. The shower usually peaks on July 28 & 29, but some meteors can also be seen through August 18. The radiant point for this shower will be in the constellation Aquarius. This year […] [Read More]
“Sixth Annual Hot Dog Picnic” at the Rowayton Library … and they say there is no such thing as a free lunch!
Well, there is… @ the Rowayton Library on Tuesday, July 26th from 11:30am to 2pm (rain date July 27th). Everyone is invited to help celebrate July as National Hot Dog Month with the Rowayton Library’s Sixth Annual Hot Dog Picnic (free – free – free). Come check out what’s new at the Rowayton Library and […] [Read More]