Kids

SUMMER READING STARTS JUNE 18!

Get a jump on the Summer Reading Program and prevent summer slide. Sign ups start Monday, June 18th and continue through the summer. Weekly programs and special events start the week of June 25th. Don’t miss the World’s Fair on Wednesday, June 27th from 5:00-9:00 pm featuring oversized models of internationally recognized buildings courtesy of the Bedwell School’s 3rd and 4th graders along with carnival games and snack food.

The big buildings are on exhibit from June 27th-July 3rd. The carnival games and food are on June 27th from 5:00-9:00 pm. The exhibit is free;however, there is a small charge for the carnival games and snacks (most are 20 cents or less). 

 


Story Time Express: NOTE: New Day of the week. 

Preschoolers will listen to stories, share flannel board games, play music, do finger plays and make a craft in this simplified story time aimed at our younger listeners.

Mondays, June 25-August 23,  from 10:30-11:00 am. For ages 2-4 years. Free. No sign up needed.


Reading Rumpus  

This award-winning, interactive story time is perfect for active children. Through a variety of hands-on activities, children will bring  a story to life.

Tuesdays, June 26-August 21, from 10:30-11:00 am. For ages 3 1/2-5 years. Free. No sign up needed.


Baby Book Time and Baby Play Time 

Babies and caregivers will learn new finger plays, songs and rhymes at Baby Book Time. Baby Play Time, at 10:00 am, is open play and socializing for babies and their caregivers. You may park in the Borough and Staff designated parking areas, along the side of the building, until 11:00 am on Wednesdays. (Please note: the main library entrance will be closed at 9:30. You may enter the building from the glass door along the driveway.)

Baby Book Time class June 27-August 22, from 9:30-10:00 am, followed by Baby Play at 10:00 am. For ages birth-17 months, with caregiver. Free. No sign up needed.


Nursery Time: NOTE: New time and date, plus additional play time! 

Toddlers and caregivers will participate together, listening to simple stories, and sharing finger plays, flannel board games and music. Nursery Play Time is new! Enjoy 30 minutes of free play with age appropriate toys and puzzles and time for conversation with other parents and caregivers.

Thursdays, June 28-August 23 ), from 9:30-10:00 am.  (Please note: the main library entrance will be closed at 9:30. You may enter the building from the glass door along the driveway.) For ages 17 months-2 1/2 years, with caregiver. Free. No sign up needed.


Story Time

This story time introduces children to theme-based stories, flannel board games, finger plays, music and crafts.

Thursdays, June 28-August 23, from 10:30-11:15 am. For ages 3-5 years. Free. No sign up needed.

Every Saturday, from 10:30-11:15 am. For ages 2 1/2-5 years. Free. No sign up needed.


 

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