Children’s Programs

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, May 30

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Dragon Tales

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, June 6

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Time for Trucks

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Storytime at Rochambeau Farm

Storytime at Rochambeau Farm

Saturday, June 8

11:00 am

Saturdays: April 20, May 18, June 8
11am
Family Event

Rochambeau Farm
214 W Patent Rd, Mt Kisco, NY 10549
rochambeaufarmny.com

Join us for storytime with Mrs. Crummy at Rochambeau Farm

  • Pizza is available for purchase
  • Bring a blanket
  • No registration required – space is limited
  • In case of inclement weather, check the Library website for rain date information

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Tales on the Trails

Tales on the Trails

Tuesday, June 11

10:30 am

Tuesday, June 11
10:30 AM
Family event for children ages 2 and older

Bedford Free Library and the BRLA are partnering to bring you a short kid-friendly trail hike + storytime in the woods with Kelly Crummy.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Summer Kick-Off: Joshy K Magic

Summer Kick-Off: Joshy K Magic

Wednesday, June 12

5:00 pm

Family Event
Historical Hall

Join us and Joshy K as we introduce our summer reading programs. Joshy K is a renowned magician and mentalist who will use illusions, transformation, mind reading and head morphing to take us on an adventure.

  • Learn about READsquared, (Our online Summer reading game)
  • Learn about our summer program
  • Meet the Book Buddies

Thank you Bedford Village Chowder & Marching for sponsoring this program.

Registration is required. Please register online.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, June 13

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Community Helpers

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Truck Day

Truck Day

Saturday, June 15

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Family Event
Location:
Bedford Village Elementary School
45 Court Road
Bedford, NY

  • Great Father’s Day activity
  • All ages welcome

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, June 20

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Hello Summer

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, June 27

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Pout Pout Fish

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Back Porch Drop-in Craft

Back Porch Drop-in Craft

Tuesday, July 9

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For Ages 3 – 5

Tuesdays in July we will supply materials and directions for you to make a craft. This event will be on the back porch between 3:00-5:00 PM

  • July 9: Rock Painting
  • July 16: Firefly Sun Catcher
  • July 23: Paper Plate Shark
  • July 30: 3-D Pyramid

This is geared for preschoolers ages 3-5. Families are welcome.

No Registration required, supplies on a first come basis.

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Wednesday, July 10

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays 9:30- 10:00 AM
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Wednesday, July 10

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Wednesdays 10:15 – 11:00 AM
Babies ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, July 11

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: At the Beach

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Create With Christa: Archeological Dig

Create With Christa: Archeological Dig

Thursday, July 11

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades K- 2

What does an Archeologist do? Learn and use skills for an archeological dig.

Registration opens June 12 after the summer kickoff event.

Registration Coming June 12 

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Back Porch Drop-in Craft

Back Porch Drop-in Craft

Tuesday, July 16

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For Ages 3 – 5

Tuesdays in July we will supply materials and directions for you to make a craft. This event will be on the back porch between 3:00-5:00 PM

  • July 16: Firefly Sun Catcher
  • July 23: Paper Plate Shark
  • July 30: 3-D Pyramid

This is geared for preschoolers ages 3-5. Families are welcome.

No Registration required, supplies on a first come basis.

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Wednesday, July 17

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays 9:30- 10:00 AM
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Wednesday, July 17

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Wednesdays 10:15 – 11:00 AM
Babies ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Wednesday, July 17

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Ages 3 and older

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: 
Wednesday, July 17, 3:15 – 4:00pm

Drop-in Breakfast:
Thursday, July 18, 8:15 – 9:00 am
Breakfast is for participants of sleepover!

Join us for stories, fun, and then tuck your stuffed animal or doll in for a sleepover.

Return for breakfast and animal pick up the next morning anytime between 8:15 and 9:00 AM.

Photos of their overnight adventures will be available after 2 PM on Thursday.

Space is limited: one stuffed animal per child.

Registration opens June 12 after the summer kickoff event.

Registration Coming June 12 

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Stuffed Animal Sleepover Drop-in Breakfast

Stuffed Animal Sleepover Drop-in Breakfast

Thursday, July 18

8:15 am - 9:00 am

Ages 3 and older

Breakfast is for participants of sleepover!

The morning after the sleepover, return for breakfast and animal pick up anytime between 8:15 and 9:00 AM.

Photos of their overnight adventures will be available after 2 PM on Thursday.

Space is limited: one stuffed animal per child.
See Wednesday 7/17 event to register.

Registration opens June 12 after the summer kickoff event.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, July 18

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Duck Duck Goose

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Create with Christa: Melting Bead Creations

Create with Christa: Melting Bead Creations

Thursday, July 18

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades 3- 5

Come create whimsical designs and watch the beads melt together to make a decoration for you to take home and enjoy.

Registration opens June 12 after the summer kickoff event.

Registration Coming June 12 

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Shark Week 2024: Ocean Flashlight

Shark Week 2024: Ocean Flashlight

Monday, July 22

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades K – 2

We will create an under water scene and use a Magic Flashlight to see it all!

Registration opens June 12 after the summer kickoff event.

Registration Coming June 12 

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Shark Week 2024

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Shark Week 2024: Back Porch Drop-in Craft

Shark Week 2024: Back Porch Drop-in Craft

Tuesday, July 23

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For Ages 3 – 5

Tuesdays in July we will supply materials and directions for you to make a craft. This event will be on the back porch between 3:00-5:00 PM

  • July 23: Paper Plate Shark
  • July 30: 3-D Pyramid

This is geared for preschoolers ages 3-5. Families are welcome.

No Registration required, supplies on a first come basis.

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Shark Week 2024

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Wednesday, July 24

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays 9:30- 10:00 AM
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Wednesday, July 24

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Wednesdays 10:15 – 11:00 AM
Babies ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Shark Week 2024: Underwater Volcano

Shark Week 2024: Underwater Volcano

Wednesday, July 24

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades 3 – 5

Using chemistry, we will create an underwater volcano and watch it ERUPT!

Registration opens June 12 after the summer kickoff event.

Registration Coming June 12 

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Shark Week 2024

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, July 25

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Baby Shark

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Shark Week 2024: Shark Party!

Shark Week 2024: Shark Party!

Thursday, July 25

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades PreK – 5th Grade

Join us for shark matching, stories, bingo, and a special shark bait treat!

Registration opens June 12 after the summer kickoff event.

Registration Coming June 12 

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Shark Week 2024

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Back Porch Drop-in Craft

Back Porch Drop-in Craft

Tuesday, July 30

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For Ages 3 – 5

Tuesdays in July we will supply materials and directions for you to make a craft. This event will be on the back porch between 3:00-5:00 PM

  • July 30: 3-D Pyramid

This is geared for preschoolers ages 3-5. Families are welcome.

No Registration required, supplies on a first come basis.

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Wednesday, July 31

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays 9:30- 10:00 AM
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Wednesday, July 31

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Wednesdays 10:15 – 11:00 AM
Babies ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, August 1

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Superheroes

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Create With Christa: The Seven Wonders Map Coasters

Create With Christa: The Seven Wonders Map Coasters

Thursday, August 1

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades 3 – 5

Bring your adventures to life with hand made coasters.

Registration opens June 12 after the summer kickoff event.

Registration Coming June 12 

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Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Monday, August 5

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 5 – 8

10am-noon

Entering Grades 4 and up
Must commit to all 4 sessions. No exceptions!

This is for beginner sewers!

Learn the basics of sewing with two library staffers who have been sewing their whole lives! A true hands on class, participants will learn the fundamentals of sewing and have their own sewing machine to practice new skills.

This program is underwritten by Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Countdown to Kindergarten

Countdown to Kindergarten

Monday, August 5

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

For Children Entering Kindergarten Fall 2024

Activities include listening to stories and decorating your own “Countdown to Kindergarten” flip calendar.

Registration opens June 12 after the summer kickoff event.

Registration Coming June 12 

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Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Tuesday, August 6

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 5 – 8

10am-noon

Entering Grades 4 and up
Must commit to all 4 sessions. No exceptions!

This is for beginner sewers!

Learn the basics of sewing with two library staffers who have been sewing their whole lives! A true hands on class, participants will learn the fundamentals of sewing and have their own sewing machine to practice new skills.

This program is underwritten by Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Wednesday, August 7

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays 9:30- 10:00 AM
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Wednesday, August 7

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 5 – 8

10am-noon

Entering Grades 4 and up
Must commit to all 4 sessions. No exceptions!

This is for beginner sewers!

Learn the basics of sewing with two library staffers who have been sewing their whole lives! A true hands on class, participants will learn the fundamentals of sewing and have their own sewing machine to practice new skills.

This program is underwritten by Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Wednesday, August 7

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Wednesdays 10:15 – 11:00 AM
Babies ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Thursday, August 8

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 5 – 8

10am-noon

Entering Grades 4 and up
Must commit to all 4 sessions. No exceptions!

This is for beginner sewers!

Learn the basics of sewing with two library staffers who have been sewing their whole lives! A true hands on class, participants will learn the fundamentals of sewing and have their own sewing machine to practice new skills.

This program is underwritten by Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, August 8

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Animal Crackers

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Monday, August 12

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
10:00 – Noon
Entering Grades 2 – 5

Broadway in Bedford Presents “Look What We Can Do!”
We will practice songs and rehearse lines for 3 1/2 days and perform for friends and family on the last day. 

  • Every child gets a role
  • Design your own costumes

Final show Thursday August 15 @ 11:30 am

Thank you to Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club for sponsoring this program.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Monday, August 12

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
1:00-2:00 PM
Entering Grades 1 -3

This is a 4 day mini camp for beginning chess players only. You can come to one or all sessions.

Registration is required.  Please register online.

Register Here

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Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Tuesday, August 13

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
10:00 – Noon
Entering Grades 2 – 5

Broadway in Bedford Presents “Look What We Can Do!”
We will practice songs and rehearse lines for 3 1/2 days and perform for friends and family on the last day. 

  • Every child gets a role
  • Design your own costumes

Final show Thursday August 15 @ 11:30 am

Thank you to Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club for sponsoring this program.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Tuesday, August 13

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
1:00-2:00 PM
Entering Grades 1 -3

This is a 4 day mini camp for beginning chess players only. You can come to one or all sessions.

Registration is required.  Please register online.

Register Here

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Summer 2024

Wednesday, August 14

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays 9:30- 10:00 AM
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Wednesday, August 14

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
10:00 – Noon
Entering Grades 2 – 5

Broadway in Bedford Presents “Look What We Can Do!”
We will practice songs and rehearse lines for 3 1/2 days and perform for friends and family on the last day. 

  • Every child gets a role
  • Design your own costumes

Final show Thursday August 15 @ 11:30 am

Thank you to Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club for sponsoring this program.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Musical Mother Goose Summer 2024

Wednesday, August 14

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Wednesdays 10:15 – 11:00 AM
Babies ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: July 10, 17, 24
Session 2: July 31, August 7 & 14

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Session 1

Session 2

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Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Wednesday, August 14

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
1:00-2:00 PM
Entering Grades 1 -3

This is a 4 day mini camp for beginning chess players only. You can come to one or all sessions.

Registration is required.  Please register online.

Register Here

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Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Thursday, August 15

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
10:00 – Noon
Entering Grades 2 – 5

Broadway in Bedford Presents “Look What We Can Do!”
We will practice songs and rehearse lines for 3 1/2 days and perform for friends and family on the last day. 

  • Every child gets a role
  • Design your own costumes

Final show Thursday August 15 @ 11:30 am

Thank you to Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club for sponsoring this program.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Thursday, August 15

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
1:00-2:00 PM
Entering Grades 1 -3

This is a 4 day mini camp for beginning chess players only. You can come to one or all sessions.

Registration is required.  Please register online.

Register Here

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