Do the activities then send your answers/images to us at
Be sure to include your name and age.
1. How many animals are in the JAR?
2. My favorite creature with a tail is________. 
(Send us an email and tell us what your favorite is and WHY.)
3. Send a photo or drawing of a pet you have, had, or wish you had.
4. What is your favorite "tale" with a "tail?"
5. Create your own imaginary animal with a tail.
6. Tell us what you love about Summer Reading at the West Nyack HERE to download a form or pick one up in the Children's Room. (Don't forget to send it/give it to us when you're in the library so we can post it!)

Wow--the end of Summer Reading is quickly approaching here at West Nyack Free Library. If you are registered but haven't come in to report books/pick up your weekly prizes, now is the time to do it! Need a log (or two)? Download them below. (Be sure to put the dates read and titles of books you've read on your log.)

HERE! to register

Once you're registered you can start reading and logging your books.
lick HERE to download a log.
(List the titles and the dates read on your log.) 

To download a Summer Reading booklet with how-tos and event information--click HERE.

Watch and fold along with Ms. Myrna on our Facebook page and YouTube Channel starting Friday, July 9.
Click HERE to view on YouTube.
Click HERE to view on Facebook.


Bring chairs or a blanket and come and enjoy this outdoor program. 
  (Please only count children who will attend when you register for this event.)
Click on the date(s) below to register.
(If weather is iffy, you will receive an email telling you the status of the event.)

Thurs, 8/5 at 10 AM--This session has been cancelled.

Tuesday, July 6
(Library is closed Monday, July 5 for Independence Day)
Monday, July 12
Monday, July 19
Monday, July 26
Monday, August 2
Monday, August 9

Due to inclement weather, this program
has been postponed until a later date.
Be sure to watch this spot for updates!

Tuesday, August 3 at 6:30 PM
Click HERE to register.

Animal Olympics
August 10 at 6:30 PM
Click HERE to register.

Now Available via Curbside Pickup
Are you looking for children’s books but don’t know exactly what to request?  Do you miss browsing the shelves to see what is currently available?
Let the Children’s Librarians help you!  Fill out the
West Nyack Free Library Children’s Book Bag Request Form and we will choose books your child might enjoy based on his/her interests.  We will call when the bag is ready and arrange a curbside pickup with you.

If you don't see what you're looking for...
Scroll down for more fun!

Places to "Visit"....

A Few Minutes with a Giant Pacific Octopus from Monterey Bay Aquarium

Click here!

Click HERE to visit!

Oh--no, the Sea Otter Cam is down temporarily...
But you can CLICK HERE to watch the Shark Cam!

Click Here to visit Ellis Island Click Here to visit the Seattle Aquarium

Click HERE to view the Panda Cams

Things to Do...

Ms. Sam's Storytimes on FaceBook Good Night with Dolly
Ms. Rhonda and LIttle Bear Town Supervisor
George Hoehmann
Ms Susan's All About Birds
Ms. Yixsi's Storytime in Spanish Mondays with Michelle Obama
Senator Carlucci's Storytime Stories for Bedtime with Ms. Harris
Or visit our YouTube Channel for more Storytimes and Craft sessions!  

Ms. Myrna's Origami Episode 1 Ms. Joanne's Caterpillar
Ms. Myrna's Origami Episode 2 Ms. Joanne's Bumblebee
Ms. Myrna's Origami Episode 3 Ms. Joanne's Luminaria
Ms. Myrna's Origami Episode 4 Ms. Joanne's Mother's Day Hyacinth
  Ms. Joanne's Twirling Ladybugs
Ms. Joanne's Whirligigs
Ms. Joanne's Memorial Day Wreath Ms. Joanne's Flying Objects

Click here to go to LSC in the House

Stretch your artistic muscles--
Visit Storm King: Create
and see what you can make.
(We love the 3-D Sculpture)


"Zoom In" to play a Mystery Pictures Game!
Click Here

Click here to visit!

  Join author Mo Willems  Thankful Thursdays

Click here

Visit with Dav Pilkey, author of Dog Man and Captain Underpants, at home.

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