NEW ROCHELLE, NY — Free live shows and films designed for children ages 3 years – 6 years will be offered in the Ossie Davis Theater of the New Rochelle Public Library each Wednesday this summer, beginning at 10:30 am.
On July 11th,the popular musician and children’s entertainer, Zev Haber, returns for another lively,interactive show of rockin’ music. On July 18th, animated tales from wonderful children’s books will be shown, beginning with the classic favorite, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom. On July 25th, Juggles the Magical Clown will take the stage for another fun-filled performance of friendly and entertaining tricks, jokes – and juggling. The film for August 1st is a collection of animated short films produced by Pixar. The 13 “shorts” include characters from Toy Story¸ Monsters, Inc., Finding Nemo, and more terrific animated films.
On August 8th, guitarist, singer and children’s entertainer Graham Clarke will have everyone on their feet, dancing, laughing, and singing. On August 15th, The Little Bear Movie will be shown. Based on the beloved book by Else Minarik and illustrated by Maurice Sendak, the sweet story involves Little Bear, Father Bear, Owl, Hen, Cat and Duck – and a camping trip. The final film, which will be shown on August 22nd, is in keeping with the summer reading theme, “Libraries Rock.” Groovy Joe – Ice Cream and Dinosaurs will include rocking music, dinosaurs and humor.
These programs are made possible by the Friends of the New Rochelle Public Library.