Youth Programs

 

 

 

SUMMER SESSION PROGRAMS

 

 

 


JUNE 26, 2017-AUGUST 18, 2017

 

 

Pre-Walker Circle Time

  • Birth to not yet walking w/caregiver
  • Thursdays 10 AM

 

Exclusively for our youngest patrons who are not yet walking. Join us for an award winning program for babies! This gentle yet lively story time features bouncing and tickling rhymes, peek-a-boo games, short books, nursery rhymes, and music while the young babies sit comfortably close to their caregivers without distraction of more mobile babies. The story time is about 15 minutes long followed by a playtime featuring a variety of age appropriate toys. THIS PROGRAM IS NOT APPROPRIATE FOR OLDER BABIES OR SIBLINGS WHO ARE WALKING.

 

REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED!

 

 

 

Creative Babies

  • Mondays 10 or 11 AM
  • Wednesdays 10 or 11 AM
  • No Program on 7/3/17

 

 

This lively program introduces your little one to rhythm, language, and reading through finger plays, clapping and tickle rhymes, songs, puppets, and books in a nurturing and fun environment. The program lasts approximately 20 minutes and is followed by playtime with a variety of age appropriate toys.

 

REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED!

 

 

 

 

Toddler Time

  • Tuesdays 10 or 11 AM
  • Fridays 10 or 11 AM    
  • No Program 7/4/17                                                    

 

Join us for an active program for children 2 to 3 1/2 years old and their caregivers that will get your child excited about the library and reading! Stories, finger plays, puppets, rhymes, dancing, and music liven the atmosphere as concepts such as colors, numbers and letters are introduced. The program is about 20 to 25 minutes long followed by a playtime featuring a wide variety of age appropriate toys.

 

REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED!

 

 

Preschool Story Time

  • Tuesdays 2 PM
  • Wednesdays 2 PM
  • Thursdays 11 AM
  • No Program 7/4/17

 

 

For ages 3 1/2 to 5 years old this interactive program in which we will sing, dance, imagine, learn and of course, read stories. A different letter of the alphabet will be featured each week. After story time we will either make a craft or have free play time with age appropriate toys. Children are welcome to attend the program independently while their grown-up remains in the adjacent library.

 

REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED!

 

 

 

Pajama Time

  • Wednesdays 6:30 PM

 

Pajamas and slippers are optional but having fun is not! Children ages 3 to 6 years old are invited to a lively story time featuring books, songs, dancing, and games. Bring your imagination as we immerse ourselves into fun and exciting stories that will take us on all kinds of adventures! Pajama Time lasts for approximately 30 minutes and is then followed by either a craft or activity.

 

REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED!

 

 

Kid Zone

  • Thursdays at 4pm

 

If you are entering Kindergarten, 1st or 2nd grade this fall, then you are invited to the library's Kid Zone–a program filled with books, building, science and so much more. You won't want to miss a minute of this engaging and fun-filled program! The folks from Marshall Steam Museum will also visit us!

 

REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED!

 

 

 

MONDAY FUNDAY

  • Monday 4pm
  • No Programs 7/3/17

 

Calling all children entering 3rd, 4th and 5th grades this Fall! Join us this summer to build and create using Ipads, K'Nex, Little Bits, and more. We will spend lots of time building, creating and inventing. We will also have a special visit from the folks from Winterthur to show us a selection of building tools used long ago. You'll also have a chance to build a mansion of your dreams using simple materials.

 

REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED!