Thursday, June 23, 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Inside, outside, all around, The Art of Dr. Seuss is coming to town! Plan to attend a Block Party at Discovery Square (corner of Eastman and W. St. Andrews). Explore, experiment, and let your imagination take you to new places with free activities for kids, refreshments, and more.
More Information (2 page PDF)
While visiting, sign up for the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library Summer Reading program, visit The Art of Dr. Seuss: A Retrospective Exhibition at the Alden B. Dow Museum of Science & Art (admission required) and see The Art of Dr. Seuss Bronze Tribute Collection at the Dow Gardens (admission required). To add to the fun and make the day complete, wear a crazy hat on your head and silly socks on your feet.
June 23 – August 4Make and take a fantastical, whimsical, Seussational craft each week.
June 4, July 2, & August 6Love LEGO bricks? We've got plenty! Build a super-sensational LEGO creation and see it displayed at the Youth Services Desk for a month.
Tuesday, June 21, 6:30 pmDoug Sheer will dazzle you and make you laugh with his wild and kooky experiments. This show is a winner of Dow Chemical's Touch-Tech Award for excellence in science education. You'll think it's magic, but it's not. It's Wacky Science!
Thursday, June 30, 6:15 pm and 7:30 pmJeff Wawrzaszek has combined his best material over the past 20 years to create a solid gold show that will charm all ages. Get ready for pure, imaginative magic, hilarious visual humor, and terrific audience interaction. Each child in attendance will receive an Olympic-themed magic trick.
Tuesday, July 12, 6:30 pmThis fun, interactive readers theatre performance will bring to life a mixture of great stories, including The Sneetches and Horton Hears a Who. The show is fast-paced with lots of humor and audience participation, and the performers' unique, creative style will spark your imagination.
Wednesday, July 20, 6:15 pm and 7:30 pmExplore the science of Bubbleology with Bubbleman Ron Lloyd. See his astonishing huge, square, caterpillar, and merry-go-round bubbles. The Bubbleman will be looking for volunteers and will share his bubble-making secrets.
Thursday, July 28, 9:30 am – 11:30 amRain Date: Friday July 29, 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday, June 28, 6:00 pm–8:00 pmFor students entering grades 4–6 Registration required.
Tuesday, July 19, 6:00 pm–8:00 pmFor students entering grades 4–6. Registration required.
|June 22||Finding Nemo||100 min.|
|June 29||Horton Hears a Who!||86 min.|
|July 6||My Neighbor Totoro||86 min.|
|July 13||The Peanuts Movie||88 min.|
|July 20||Snow Buddies||87 min.|
|July 27||The Princess and the Frog||97 min.|
|August 3||Chicken Little||81 min.|
|June 17||Big Hero 6||102 min.|
|June 24||Cinderella||105 min.|
|July 1||Kung Fu Panda 2||91 min.|
|July 8||The Good Dinosaur||93 min.|
|July 15||Ernest and Celestine||80 min.|
|July 22||Hotel Transylvania 2||89 min.|
|July 29||How the Grinch Stole Christmas||104 min.|
|August 5||The Lorax||86 min.|