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    Butterflies and Poppies, Vincent van Gogh [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons For the third year running we’ve taken our summer programming cue from the Library’s Summer Reading Program theme. 2017—Build a Better World.  AND…Since we’re excited about the butterfly enclosure coming to Clary Gardens June 28 – July 2 we’ve gotten specific.  BUILD A BETTER BUTTERFLY WORLD. And…we think we should build a better world for butterflies— They make us happy with their beautiful colors and their wandering, weightless flight. They are great pollinators and serve as natural pest control agents which makes them environmentally useful. When you see lots of butterflies, they signal a healthy ecosystem. We’ll work with young artists to make super-sized flowers…

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    Itty-bitty POM THEATRICALs—to think that I saw

    Itty-bitty POM THEATRICALs—to think that I saw led by Anne Cornell for children 3-5 years old 6wks | Friday mornings, 9:30-10:15am Jan. 20 – Feb. 24 $40 (limit 6 children) Itty-bitty POM THEATRICALs is a weekly play date for preschoolers at the Pomerene Center for the Arts.  The program encourages children to explore, discover and express themselves through movement & voice and through things they make. We welcome family members but only require an adult to stay if the child is still in diapers.  Check out our POM THEATRICALs programs for school-age children. Itty-bitty POM THEATRICALs, what we’ll be doing/how we’ll explore We’ll start ‘to think that I saw’ imaginative play by making telescopes out…

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    Pom Theatricals —a new all-around arts education experience

    POM THEATRICALs led by Mary Yaw McMullen & Anne Cornell The Pomerene Center for the Arts is introducing POM THEATRICALs —a new, all-around arts education experience for children K-3 and 4-8.  POM THEATRICALs  is designed to encourage a broad range of creative expression through the exploration of drama, writing, movement, visual arts and music. It’s a collaborative effort calling on all creative skills. Check out our POM THEATRICALs playdate for preschoolers. Little POM THEATRICALs – monkey in the cold rain Grades K-3, (limit 8 children)  $40 9:30 to 10:30am, Saturdays Jan 14-Feb. 18 Young POM THEATRICALs – empty bowl Grades 4-8, $40 11:00am to noon, Saturdays Jan 14-Feb. 18   Children will work together in small…