January 10, 2006 > Nature at the Newark Library
Nature at the Newark Library
by Kathy Steel-Sabo
Naturalists from Ardenwood Historic Farm and Coyote Hills will share stories and facts about nature, all for free, at the Newark Library. These programs for families and children will take place from 3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. and is co-sponsored by the Alameda County Libraries and East Bay Regional Park District.
Below is a list of upcoming programs:
Jan. 12: Claws, Paws and Camouflage
Find out how animals defend themselves using teeth and claws or camouflage.
Jan. 26: Things That Slither
Explore the reptile world and what makes these scaly creatures so adaptable.
Feb. 9: The Little Red Hen
Meet a chicken, hold an egg and hear the tale of the famous chicken.
Feb. 23: Spinning a Yarn
Hear the story of Rumplestiltskin and watch a spinning wheel to turn wool into yarn.
The Newark Library is wheelchair accessible and a sign language interpreter can be arranged by calling the library at least seven days before the event or T.D.D. to (510) 744-1973. The library is open Tuesdays and Thursdays 1 - 9 p.m., Wednesdays and Fridays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturdays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Nature at the Library
Jan 12, 26, Feb 9, 23
3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
The Newark Library
6300 Civic Terrace Ave., Newark
(510) 795-2627 Ext. 7