Mar 15, 2020
Orangeburg County Library Magazine
December 2014 - February 2015
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Thursdays 10:30 a.m. Join us for an early literacy experience for children ages 2 – 5. Come have fun with your child while listening to stories, participating in action rhymes, singing songs, choosing books and learning group socialization skills.
Saturday, December 6th 1:00 p.m. Come learn things you never knew about the planets! Do you know which planet is a vacuum cleaner? Which planet has a pet cloud named Scooter? Does it really rain diamonds in outer space? Find out the answers to these questions and much more as we explore the heavenly bodies of our solar system. Stay, and craft a really cool model of the planets to take home!
Saturday, January 3rd 1:00 p.m. Do you ever wonder what goes on at night while you are asleep? When you are sleeping, many special animals are wide awake. Do you know which nocturnal animal swallows with its eyes? Which animal never needs a babysitter? Come learn all about the crea- tures of the night, and stay to dissect a real owl pellet and make a print of native animal tracks to take home!
Saturday, February 7th 1:00 p.m. Our five senses are important to us in many ways. But do you know what your ears do besides hearing? How many different smells can you detect? Why doesn’t food taste as good when you are sick? What are your pupils made of? Come participate in some cool experiments as we learn all about our five senses.
Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. Join us for story time and an early literacy experience for children ages 0 – 2. The “Every Child Ready to Read” skills of talking, singing, reading, participating in finger plays and writing will be introduced to children and their parents. These skills will not only help parents to educate their children, but will also increase socialization skills through music, activities and fun.
“Plenty of Planets”
“That Makes Sense!”
All Science Saturday programs are limited to 20 participants. Please arrive early to assure admission. All children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
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Peek-A-Boo Read With You
Little Chicks Preschool Storytime
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ALL PROGRAMS WILL BE HELD AT THE MAIN LIBRARY
Wednesdays 4:00 p.m. Calling all creative kids! If you love making cool stuff, we have a program for you! Make buildings, vehicles, animals, and other neat creations with Legos. If you can imagine it, you can make it! This program is for children aged 4 to 6 years old. A special story time is presented before each maker session. Programs are limited to the first 20 participants. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
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Little Learners Love Legos!
Wednesday, December 3rd Thursday, December 4th 10:00 a.m. Join us as we welcome the cast of “The Nutcracker”, live at the OCL! Enjoy a morning of literacy and dance with Orangeburg Civic Ballet members as they present a special story time and performance from this beloved classic.
“The Nutcracker” Story Time
Teens, do you want to get creative after school? “Get Art, Get Smart” is back! Join our program, and take a journey through time into the amazing world of art. You’ll find out about important people and movements in art history, and then learn how to use different materials to create your own masterpiece based on the artist of the day. Programs are limited to the first 20 participants. All art materials will be provided. Children under the age of 12 may attend if accompanied by an adult. All classes begin at 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, December 2nd Gustav Klimt and Patterns
Tuesday, December 16th Pablo Picasso and Cubism
Tuesday, January 6th Frank Lloyd Wright and Bubble Windows
Tuesday, January 20th Giuseppe Arcimboldo and Vegetable Prints
Tuesday, January 27th Cave Paintings and Natural Paint
Tuesday, February 3rd Rembrandt van Rijn and Chiaroscuro
Tuesday, February 17th Jasper Johns and the American Flag
Tuesday, February 24th Andy Warhol and Pop Art
Saturday, January 17th 1:00 p.m. Based on the hugely successful novel by young adult author, John Green, this film tells the story of two teens who meet and fall in love at a cancer support group. This movie debuted at number one at the box office when it was released in June 2014. See it for the first time, or see it again. This movie is rated PG-13. All children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
What can you make with duct tape? What can’t you make with duct tape? Bring your cool ideas and creativity to the OCL for an afternoon of fun, as we make all kinds of accessories. Give them as gifts, or keep them for yourself. There’s no limit to what you can make or the fun you’ll have! All children under the age of 12 must be accom- panied by an adult.
Teens, do you want to make a difference? Do you want to have a say in what goes on at your library? Do you have a great imagination and some cool ideas? If you answered “yes”, our Teen Advisory Group, TAG, needs you! Come meet with like-minded teens, help shape the programs and services at your library, and enjoy some afternoon refreshments! TAG meets on the first Monday of the month. Call Jessica Nuckolls at 533-5858 for ques- tions or to register.
“The Fault in Our Stars”
Duct Tape Extravaganza
TAG! You’re it!
Get Art, Get Smar t
Saturday, February 21st 1:00 p.m.
Monday, December 1st 4:30 p.m.
Monday, January 5th 4:30 p.m.
Monday, February 2nd 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 20th 1:00 p.m. Join the OCL as we celebrate the season of giving with our annual showing of this beloved classic. After the show, stay and make some Christmas Kitty ornaments to take home! Refreshments and craft supplies will be provided. All children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
Saturday, January 10th 1:00 p.m. Join us for this tale of an Indian boy whose father owns a restaurant in France. Helen Mirren stars as the father’s rival restaurateur, with whom this young man apprentices. Manish Dayel, who plays the son, is an Orangeburg native! Come enjoy some local talent on our big movie screen. Refreshments will be served. This film is rated PG. All children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
Tuesday, December 30th 1:00 p.m. Get ready to ring in 2015 with a super-sparkly party mask! Join us and create a fabulous mask for your New Year’s Eve celebration. All craft materials will be provided. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Happy New Year!
“Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown” Movie and Craft Saturday, February 14th 1:00 p.m. Bring the family and enjoy the Peanuts in “Be My Valentine, Char- lie Brown”. Munch on some fresh popcorn, and watch Snoopy and the gang search for love and Valentine’s Day cards. Stay after the show and make some beautiful heart-shaped sun catchers for your Valentine. All children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
“A Charlie Brown Christmas” Movie Matinee and Craft
“The Hundred Foot Journey” Movie Matinee
“Party Masks, Party Time!” Family Craft
“How the Grinch Stole Christmas” Movie Matinee Tuesday, December 23rd 1:00 p.m. Even the mean old Grinch can’t keep the Whos of Whooville down! Join us for an afternoon of laughs and life lessons, as we present a new take on the old classic. This film stars the hilarious Jim Carrey as the Grinch and was directed by Ron Howard. Refreshments will be served. This movie is rated PG. All children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
“Dolphin Tale 2” Movie Matinee Saturday, January 31st 1:00 p.m. If you loved “Dolphin Tale,” this sequel is a must-see. The story of Winter, the rescued dolphin, continues with the addition of a new companion, Hope. Based on a true story, this movie was filmed at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, Winter’s actual home. The reunited cast of the origi- nal “Dolphin Tale” includes Morgan Freeman and Ashley Judd. Refreshments will be served. This film is rated PG. All children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
“Mary Poppins” (1964) Saturday, December 13th 1:00 p.m A magical English nanny (Julie Andrews) arrives one day and takes over the household of a proper London banker, only to change the lives of