Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Registration for Summer Specials Begins June 4th!

Summer Specials are here! Registration begins on Monday, June 4th at 7:00 am. All the registration links are in the sidebar. To see a complete list of what we are offering check the schedule below. Don't hesitate to call me with any questions at
610-543-0436. Happy registering!

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Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Science in the Summer 2012

Physical Science & Electricity
For children entering Grades 2-6
Monday, July 30th– Thursday, August 2nd
Registration will take place May 1st - May 31st at the Swarthmore Public Library

Science in the Summer is a program sponsored by the GlaxoSmithKline Foundation and the Delaware County Library System and administered by the Franklin Institute. The program introduces students entering grades 2-6 to the fun of science. Brief, experiment-oriented courses are taught by certified teachers at the Swarthmore Public Library. Children will learn as they participate in fun, hands-on science activities and experiments. This year’s theme is Physical Science & Electricity.

Science in the Summer will be held at the Swarthmore Public Library from Monday, July 30th through Thursday, August 2nd. Each child will attend one 45 minute class (either morning or afternoon session) Monday through Thursday. The class schedule is as follows:

Level 1 (Grades 2-3) 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Level 2 (Grades 4-6) 11:00 am – 11:45 am

Level 1 (Grades 2-3) 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Level 2 (Grades 4-6) 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

This program is free for participants but space is limited. Selection will be done by lottery. Children entering grades 2-6 are invited to register for the lottery. Parents must complete a registration form in person at the library for each child. Registration will run from Tuesday, May 1st through Thursday, May 31st.

Please call the library at 610-543-0436 with any questions or email

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Click Here to See a Video about Science in the Summer