George the Giant is an expert in sideshow stunts; he walks on glass, hammers a nail into his head, puts a ballon into his nose and partially out from his mouth and the blows it up, and lies on a bed of nails-and these are just some of his stunts. Come meet George and also learn about the history of sideshows!
This classic Fairytale is the story of the spoiled Princess Ofelia on the day of her birthday celebration. The Court Jesters have come to entertain us with their acrobatic feats. We soon discover that the wicked witch has transformed a handsome Prince into a frog and he is destined to live out his life in the wishing well. While playing in the meadow, the Princess Ofelia accidentally drops her new golden ball into the well. The Princess promises to grant the frog three wishes before he will retrieve her ball.
Stop by the library this week to sign up for the "Reading By Design" Summer Reading Program sponsored by the Friends of the Kings County Library! The "Reading By Design" Summer Reading Program will take place Monday, June 12 - Saturday, July 22 and events will be held at all Kings County Library locations. See flyer for more information.
The Kings County Library has a new language database called Pronunciator. One of the outstanding features about Pronunciator is that you can learn any of 80 languages or take ESL courses regardless of your native language!
Join Valley Fight Club as they demonstrate martial art skills and techniques utilizing elements of karate, kickboxing, and judo. Local martial artists will be performing and the audience will have a chance to get in on the action!
Don’t miss local mixed martial arts competitors and instructors as they share their knowledge and expertise with you this summer! The Teen Mixed Martial Arts Workshop presented by Valley Fight Club of Hanford will demonstrate techniques from a wide range of martial arts disciplines including Mixed Martial Arts, Muay Thai, Boxing, Jiu Jitsu, Judo, and Karate. Instructors will model the distinct clothing associated with their chosen style of martial arts, demonstrate and spar for the audience.
Enter the world of Mother Goose Land where beloved characters such as Humpty Dumpty, Jack and Jill, and Little Bo-Peep are brought to life by the Fratello Marionettes. Follow Mother Goose as she introduces you to her favorite stories acted out by exquisitely hand crafted marionettes set to music.
Keep your eyes on Unity Hoops as they share their high energy hoop duo and circus act that blends the best of hula hoops, juggling, diabolos, and spinning plates. Seize your chance to experience a session of free play to try out the toys and techniques.
Enjoy a magical experience that incorporates illusions, comedy, fire, and live animals. Observe the Great Jonathan as he puts on a magic show the audience participates in and the whole family will enjoy. Everyone is welcome to attend!
Join Jeff Lee as he provides the unique and rare opportunity to experience and enjoy wild animals up close and personal in a way that would be impossible to achieve behind bars at a zoo. Meet Animal Ambassadors including the capuchin monkey made famous in the Pirates of the Caribbean movies! Everyone is welcome to attend!