Parker Williams

Summer Reading Program 2019

We’re launching into summer this year with A Universe of Stories!

The Summer Reading Program begins on June 3rd and ends on August 3rd.

On June 3rd, you can sign up right here: https://hcpl.beanstack.org/reader365

SRP Prizes

Babies
Level 1: Book
Level 2: Astronaut Rubber Duck
Level 3: Star Photo Frame Magnet

Kids
Level 1: Book
Level 2: Coloring Book
Level 3: Medal and Certificate

Teens & Adults
Level 1: Book
Level 2: Ear Bud
Level 3: Drawing Ticket for Prize Pack*

Prizes will be held until August 10th.

Saturday, July 27th from 1-4 PM – Magic: The Gathering Deckbuilding Tournament [8+]

 

Magic: The Gathering is a dueling card game from Wizards of the Coast.

It incorporates strategy, mythical lore, and competitive-community play.

Join us Saturday, July 27th from 1-4 PM as we bring out our stash of thousands of cards.

Each player will have two hours to build a deck that they think will win.

In last hour, all builders will duel each other for prizes like a premade deck from Wizards of the Coast or an amount of War of the Spark Booster Packs.

If you think you know how to stack the deck in your favor, compete and win for infinite glory at the Parker Williams Library.

Wednesday, July 17th at 7 PM – Sci-Fi Family Trivia Night [8 to Adult]

 

 

From Jules Verne to current, science fiction is a genre that people the world over like to escape into. 

Have your family join us at 7 PM on June 19th for Sci-Fi Trivia Night at the Parker Williams Library.

Each team can have a maximum of six people, and the winning team gets a prize in this pub style quiz.

The quiz will start at 7 PM on Wednesday, July 17th in the Library Community Room.

We’ll put your knowledge to the test, so do your best!

Monday, July 15th from 6-7:30 PM – Magic: The Gathering Gameplay [8+]

 

 

Magic: The Gathering is a dueling card game from Wizards of the Coast.

It incorporates strategy, mythical lore, and competitive-community play.

Join us on the first and third Monday of July from 6PM -7:30PM on the Library Floor for a few hours of game play.

For those who would like to learn how to play, a staff member will be present to teach you.

Saturday, July 13th at 1:30 PM – Family Paper Airplane Competition [All Ages]

 

 

 

Learn the basics of flight on July 13th at 1:30 on the Library Floor.

We will teach you how to make some basic paper airplanes and give you time to experiment before we see whose plane can flight the furthest and who can stay aloft the longest.  

Friday, July 12th at 2 PM – Anime Club – Anime Quiz with Kahoot [13+]

 

 

This summer Anime Club is rebooted! Join us for some anime based fun at the Parker Williams Library .

This month, we’ll be hosting an Anime Quiz on Kahoot.

Match your wits with the other Otaku in the room on July 12th at 2 PM in the Library Community Room. 

July's Tuesday Science for Kids at 2 PM

 

Tuesday, July 9th at 2 PM – STEM Time – Launch Rockets [8+]
On Tuesday, July 9th at 2PM, we are going to be looking into the science of rockets. We will also be constructing some simple launch rockets out of foam insulation and other materials. Join us in Room 3 for liftoff.

 

Tuesday, July 23rd at 2 PM – Science Explorers – Galaxy In A Jar [4+]
Join us for pre-school introduction into the anatomy of a galaxy. On July 23rd at 2 PM, the Parker Williams Library will be having a fun activity for some of our younger kids to explore and learn about what makes up a galaxy while making their own galaxies in a jar.

July's Teen Monday Nights at 7 PM

 

Monday, July 8th at 7 PM – Teen – Nerf Top Shot [13+]
Do your friends call you Dead-Eye? Do you think you have the skill to make the shot? Raise to the challenge and put your metal to the test at Nerf Top Shot on July 8th at 7 PM in the Library Community Room. Who will claim the title of Top Shot?

 

Monday, July 22nd at 7 PM – Teen – Jaeger Pilot Compatibility Test [13+]
Have you ever thought that you could be drift compatible with your best friend? That you could handle fighting kaiju in a Mark V Jaeger? The Parker Williams Library will be hosting a Jaeger Pilot Compatibility Test on July 22nd at 7 PM in the Library Community Room. See if you have the skills to sync. 

Friday, July 5th & July 19th at 3 PM – Library Lab [8-13]

 

 

For those interested in a little more of a hands on approach to science, the Parker Williams Library is hosting Library Lab. Library Lab a more in depth science program that gets kids elbow deep into science.

Join us in the Community Room on July 5th and July 19th at 3 PM for SCIENCE!

Wednesday SRP Programs for July

Wednesday, July 3rd at 2 PM – Hampstead Stage Presents A Universe of Stories [All Ages]
We welcome the Hampstead Stage Company to the Parker Williams Library on July 3rd at 2 PM so that our community can experience a bit of theater. Join us in the Library Community Room for Greek myths and legends that explain the sun, the moon, the wind, and the seasons and how they are cast into the stars above. 

Wednesday, July 10th at 2 PM – Create an Alien [5+]
Odds and ends of different craft bits are the perfect way to express your creativity as you make your own alien. Join us on Wednesday, July 10th at 2 PM in the Library Community Room to make your own one of a kind alien.

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