TIME CHANGE – Improv Comedy Workshop offered at Moore Library in July!

Intensive improv comedy workshop from  JULY 5 – 6 – 7  from 2pm to 4pm  1PM TO 3PM  each day.  The cost is $15 per day per student, with an additional $10 for the culminating performance. The workshop is open to ages 8 to 99.  Students will be taught the foundations of improv, and will have the opportunity to deliver a fast-paced short form performance. Make time on your summer schedule for this fun activity! Invite your friends! Make it a family event!

Improv instructor, Caitlin Baker, is a middle school teacher from Natick, MA. She is also a cast member of ComedyCazi, independent sketch and improv troupe that performs in Davis Square.

Caitlin grew up in Brattleboro, and was active in both the BUHS theatre department and the New England Youth Theater. She holds a BA in theater and a M.Ed. in secondary education from UMass Amherst. Her theater credits include The New Renaissance Players and the Hampshire Shakespeare Company.  For the past two years she has been studying improvisation with Pam Victor of Happier Valley Comedy and recently at ImprovBoston.

Please call the Library, 365-7948 or email moorefreelibrary@gmail.com to register or to obtain further information.

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From Trash to Tunes with Dennis Waring

JUNE 17   Saturday   10:30am

FREE for children & families!

Dennis Waring’s musical performance involves the science, history and geography of crafting musical instruments from recyclables.     Participation encouraged !

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Big, Bad Bugs June 8th!

Invasion of the Alien Bugs!

Back by popular demand!  Well, not the bugs but the program!

June 8th, Thursday  7pm to 8pm – for all ages

This FREE program is about the threat that the Asian Longhorned Beetle, Emerald Ash Borer and Hemlock Woolly Adelgid are to Vermont’s trees and economy.

Learn how to identify these three major pests (samples of dead bugs), how to identify signs of their presence, how to help prevent infestations caused by the movement of firewood, and what to do if you see one of the invaders.

Hand-outs to help in identification will be available for all participants to take home. Bug tattoos for everyone!

This program will be led by Carolyn & Gary Katz, with materials and information gleaned from a University of Vermont Extension Service seminar.

 

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Friends host annual Tag Sale on the Common June 24

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by | May 19, 2017 · 8:00 pm

Faces of Love : new exhibit in the Crowell Gallery

The Crowell Gallery is pleased to present the work of local artist Rich Ray.   Rich’s creative mixed media images are a result of his unique layering technique using photography, abstract painting and ink work. His current exhibit is titled “Faces of Love” and will be in the Gallery throughout the month of May.

Reception Saturday May 6th, 1-3 pm.

Gallery hours: Tues, Wed, Fri, 1:00-5:00 pm, Thurs, 2:00-7:00 pm., Sat,10:00am-1 pm

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LAURA WETZLER IN CONCERT

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by | March 30, 2017 · 8:10 pm

“Makerspace” Science workshop on March 16

3d           Thursday, MARCH 16th ~ 6pm to 8pm          virtual-reality

Learn something new!  Join Arthur and Peter Evans from Makerspace Workshops to explore and try your hand at some Makerspace technology such as 3D printing, scanning and robotics. Learn how to design and print 3D objects and how to scan participants, scale down a size and print. Explore robotics and Virtual Reality. All materials provided.  This program is generously funded by Friends of the Moore Free Library.

Community members can sign up by calling the Library at 365-7948 or emailing moorefreelibrary@gmail.com.

There is limited space so please sign up before the event.

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