Children's Programs

 

Mondays

Move Along.  10:30 a.m.  For ages 0 – 5 yearsmove along

This thirty minute program features music, movement, stories, instruments, and other interactive activities to encourage social skills and promote early literacy! Parents and caregivers are welcome and encouraged to participate. No registration is required.

Toddler Playgroup.  11:00 a.m.

Take a break and enjoy some playtime at this informal morning playgroup. The library will provide toys, music, and books for children who are accompanied by an adult. Connect with other parents and let little ones interact with one another. No registration is required.

Tuesdays

Get Ready for Kindergarten.  10:30 a.m. For ages 3 – 5.get ready for kindergarten

This 45 minute program featuring stories, songs, activities, and crafts will help prepare your children for preschool and kindergarten.  Parents and caregivers can attend with their child if they wish.  No registration is required.

Toddler Playgroup.  11:15 a.m.

Take a break and enjoy some playtime at this informal morning playgroup. The library will provide toys, music, and books for children who are accompanied by an adult. Connect with other parents and let little ones interact with one another. No registration is required.

Wednesdays

Terrific Toddlers.  10:30 a.m.  For ages 18 months to 3 years.terrific toddlers

Enjoy thirty minutes of interactive stories, songs, and activities for families and children from birth to age 3. No registration is required.

Toddler Playgroup.  11:00 a.m.

Take a break and enjoy some playtime at this informal morning playgroup. The library will provide toys, music, and books for children who are accompanied by an adult. Connect with other parents and let little ones interact with one another. No registration is required.

Thursdays

Baby Tummy Time! 9:30 a.m. (For pre-walkers ages 0-18 months)tummy time

Babies and caregivers: join us each Thursday morning for Tummy Time! Nurture your baby’s development with gentle music, movement, and sensory play at the library! Please bring a small blanket or towel for your baby’s comfort!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Story and Craft.  10:30 a.m. For ages  3—6 years of age.story and craft

Stories, activities, and a craft for children ages 3, 4, 5, and 6 who are able to attend "on their own." This program lasts around 45 minutes. No registration is required.

Toddler Playgroup.  11:15 a.m.

Take a break and enjoy some playtime at this informal morning playgroup. The library will provide toys, music, and books for children who are accompanied by an adult. Connect with other parents and let little ones interact with one another. No registration is required.

 

 

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JANUARY 2018 PROGRAMS!

 

discovery workshop

Discovery Workshop: Hunks, Chunks, and Flying Objects! Thursday, January 11th, 3:30-4:40 p.m.

Kids K-4th grade! Join our special guest Ms. Marsha for an hour of exploring! Have you ever seen a falling star? What happens when it hits the ground? Come and learn about falling stars, meteors and other flying objects! Bring your curiosity!

family yoga adventure

Family Yoga Adventure! Saturday, January 13th, 9:30 a.m.

Put on some comfy clothes, grab the whole family and your yoga mats and join us in the program room for our FIRST Family Yoga Adventure! We’ll follow along with a fabulous story, doing different moves to keep the story going!

baby sensory

Baby Sensory! Saturday, January 13th, 10:30 a.m.

Join us for a 45 minute baby sensory program! Watch your little one interact and engage with a variety of sensory items! Sensory play is a fantastic way to help babies explore their worlds, stimulate the senses, and create little inquisitive explorers! Babies under 2 are welcome and encouraged! (Got older siblings? They can bring along a stuffed toy or baby and play along!)

preschool play and learn

Preschool Play Play N’ Learn! Wednesday January 17th, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Play N’ Learn is a monthly theme based group for parents and children, facilitated by Ms Marsha Wright, CFCE Parent Child Educational Specialist! Winter is the Warmest Season! We will sing, read, play, and learn about all things winter.  We will paint with ice, make a tasty treat, and even make some snow dough!

book bites

Book Bites, Third Wednesday of the Month, January 17th, 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Are you between the ages of 8-11? Do you love to read AND eat? Join us on the third Wednesday of each month for snacks and a casual conversation about your favorite reads! Share what books 

you’re loving lately, and get great book recommendations from others! This is a low key (and delicious) way to find your next favorite book or series!

doggie tales

Doggie Tales.  Third Wednesday of the Month, Wednesday, January 17, 6:30 p.m.

Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a therapy dog! Bring your favorite book or pick out one of ours to read. The dogs and their handlers are from Pawsitive Touch and are trained for one-on-one sessions. For students in grades 2 and up.

parenting discussion group

Parent Discussion Group, Wednesday, January 24, 7:00 p.m.

Parents and caregivers of children of any age are welcome to join in on a series of engaging conversations centered on different topics that today's parents and kids face. This group is designed for grownups only, to share concerns, ideas, and come together over shared interest in raising vibrant, kind, successful kids!

 

book character costume party

Book Character Costume Party! Saturday, January 27, 10:30 a.m.

Let’s celebrate our favorite books by dressing up like our favorite characters! Enjoy an epic costume party, with literary snacks and games, and a grand costume parade through the library! See you there!