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Children’s Summer Reading Kickoff Day 

June 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

11:00 am in the Meeting Room: Author (Alec Carvlin) Author Reading, Presentation, and Craft on his book, How to Bake a Universe

Calling all cosmic chefs! Alec Carvlin will be reading his debut picture book, How to Bake a Universe, at the Abbot Public Library. Kids in grades K-3 will love decorating their own cosmic sunglasses, hearing the book read aloud by the author, and asking questions about the fun and funky science at the end.


1:00 pm – 2:00 pm in Children’s Room: Craft Table

There will be simple crafts for all ages featuring a shark, octopus, and sailing boat paper craft. Caregivers should remain in the room for children under seven.


2:00 pm in the Children’s Room: Scavenger Game

Find certain books on our shelves related to ocean stories and ocean facts, plus decorative items in the room. Check off the scavenger hunt form and receive a family voucher for free admission to the U.S.S. Constitution in Boston!

Register for the Children’s Summer Reading program, find out the rules and take home information and a free packet of items to color.


June 11
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:


Children’s Room


Meeting Room
235 Pleasant Street
Marblehead, 01945
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