RYE, N.Y. – The Rye Free Reading Room has a host of family events at the end of August, including two children’s movie screenings and the summer reading program grand finale ice cream party.
Participants in the Rye Free Reading Room’s “Dream Big – Read” Summer Reading Program are invited to celebrate their achievements with a Grand Finale at the library at 6 p.m. Aug. 21. The evening will include a “Name That Tune” contest with Graham Clarke, the awarding of reading certificates and prizes and ice cream sundaes with lots of toppings. Registration is required.
The library will screen the family film “Mirror Mirror” rated-PG from 6-7:45 p.m. Aug. 28. Families with children ages 5 and up will see Snow White and seven rebellious dwarfs engage in an epic battle of good versus evil in a magical twist on the old story.
Kids ages 5 and up can watch the film “The Secret World of Arrietty” rated-G at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 31. In the movie, the members of the Clock family are 4-inch-tall people who live anonymously in another family’s residence, borrowing simple items to make their home.
For more information on any of the events, visit Children’s Room at the Rye Free Reading Room, 1061 Boston Post Road, Rye, call 914-231-3162 or go online to the Rye Free Reading Room's website.