Mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death by trying your hand at a Shakespearean Sonnet centered on a Warwick Valley Theme. First prize will be $100 gift certificate to Ye Olde Warwick Book Shoppe; two runners-up will receive a Shakespeare coffee mug. SUBMISSION DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 at the Help Desk.
International best-selling author Lisa J. Edwards presents her second book, Please Don’t Eat the Baby (And Please Don't Chase the Dogs) with helpful tips for teaching dogs and children to be safe around each other. Using excerpts from her book, Lisa will provide information you never thought you needed but are very thankful to learn.
Copies of her book will be available for purchase and autograph. Q&A to follow the presentation.
Matthew Dorion of the Town of Warwick Shade Tree Commission will demonstrate pruning and proper tree and shrub care. Other topics include pest control, cultural and environmental conditions, as well as essential tools and techniques.
Zootopia, the movie: join us in a safari in your jungle car!
Bring a box large enough for your child to sit in and decorate it at the Library to look like an animal or the jungle. Enjoy the movie Zootopia together (rated PG; 1:48). Bring a covered drink, and we'll supply the popcorn. Decorating begins at 5:45, movie at 6:30. Register online or at the Children's Desk beginning June 11.