Once Upon a Wednesday

Castle background with a knight and a dragon and text, Once Upon a Wednesday

Once Upon a Wednesday (Virtual program held online; Does NOT meet in-person)

Posted Every Wednesday in July at 1:00 p.m. on YouTube

Tune in weekly to listen to stories, complete challenges and create a craft with Miss Dianne. New videos will be posted every Monday in July at 1:00 p.m. on the Library's YouTube Channel under the "Once Upon a Wednesday Playlist." 

Weekly themes and required craft and challenge supply lists & instructions are listed below:

(Please note that some materials and patterns will be supplied in your Summer Reading Packet.)

  • July 1st: Knights & Princesses 
    • Craft: Coat of Arms Shield (Template Supplied
      • ​​​​​​​Supplies Needed: Scissors, glue, colored pencils, markers or crayons, stickers, gems, construction paper
    • Challenge: Popsicle Stick Catapult
      • Supplies Needed: Spoon, 10 popsicle sticks, 4-5 rubber bands, mini marshmallows
    • Challenge: Paper Tube Castle​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
      • Supplies Needed: Toilet paper tubes, paper towel tubes, cereal box, colored paper, markers, scissors, tape, glue stick
  • July 8th: Dragons
    • ​​​​​​​Craft: Fire Breathing Dragon
      • Supplies Needed: Toilet paper tube, scissors, glue, construction paper​​​​​​​, 4 pom poms (supplied), 2 google eyes(supplied), strips of tissue paper (supplied) 
  • July 15th: Gnomes, Fairies & Unicorns
    • ​​​​​​​Craft: Unicorn Mask
      • Supplies Needed: (Mask) Paper Plate (supplied), flower cutouts (supplied), horn (supplied), popsicle or paint stick (supplied), white and pink construction paper (supplied), feathers (supplied), scissors, glue
    • Craft: Gnome Home
      • Supplies Needed: Popsicle sticks (supplied), paper plate (supplied), construction paper, markers, scissors, glue, stickers (optional)
    • Craft Bubble Wand: 
      • Supplies Needed: Pipe Cleaner (supplied), Beads, Bubble Solution, cookie cutters (optional)
  • July 15th: Wizards & Wands
    • ​​​​​​​Craft: Cape
      • Supplies Needed: Large black or White Trash Bag, scissors, glue, star and moon cutouts (supplied)
    • Craft: Wand
      • Supplied while supplies last, or find a favorite stick, pipe cleaners or yarn, beads, feather (supplied), glitter (optional), glue
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Age group
Children
Event type
Craft
Special Event
Summer Reading