Children's Programs - Kings Park Branch

 

 

 

NOVEMBER Programs (scroll down for October)

 

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for November programs begins on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 9:30am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme Time

Tuesday, November 21 • 11:00-11:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)        

Saturday, November 4 • 10:00-10:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy a traditional time of nursery rhymes and songs for baby.  A great introduction to the library for the youngest of children!  Siblings are welcome.

 

  

Wonderful Ones   

Thursday, November 16 • 11:00-11:45am (12-23 months with parent/caregiver)

This action-packed program engages little ones in language based activities;

includes free play, stories and fun!  Siblings are welcome.          

 

 

Time for Twos           

Tuesday, November 28 • 11:00-11:45am (24-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Visit the Library and enjoy building social skills in a relaxed, friendly environment; includes free play, songs, stories and a craft.  Siblings are welcome.

 

 

Baby Playground

Wednesday, November 8 • 11:00-11:45pm (Birth-18 months with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy free-play and language-based activities with other babies in a relaxed, friendly environment. Siblings are welcome.

 

 

Disney Delights

Wednesday, November 8 • 3:00-3:30pm (2 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read about Mickey, Donald, Belle, Cinderella and other Disney friends!  Then we will make a fun fantasy collage.

 

 

Thanksgiving Surprise

Wednesday, November 15 • 3:00-3:30pm (2 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read about this special holiday and then create a special craft for you to bring home.

 

 

Color My World

Wednesday, November 1 • 11:00-11:30am (2-3 years with parent/caregiver)

Explore the wonderful world of color with stories and a craft.

 

 

Count with Me

Thursday, November 9 • 2:00-2:30pm (2-4 years with parent/caregiver)

Counting is as easy as 1, 2, 3! Join us for stories, songs, and a special counting craft.

 

 

Here Kitty, Kitty

Tuesday, November 7 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Join us for a purrfectly delightful storytime and make your own little kitty craft to bring home.

 

 

Storytime Surprise

Thursday, November 2 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Join us as we read an assortment of stories with Miss Sharon and then do a surprise craft!

 

 

Spotlight on the Author

Monday, November 6 • 11:00-11:30am  (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Popular children’s book author, Kevin Henkes has a Birthday this month.  We will read some of his best tales, such as Kitten’s First Full Moon and Chrysanthemum and then do a craft.

 

 

Hug a Bear Day

Tuesday, November 7 • 2:00-2:30pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Come celebrate Hug a Bear Day!  They are our big, fuzzy and warm friends who keep us company at night. Don't forget to bring your fuzzy friend along with you.

 

 

Little Oink Storytime

Tuesday, November 14 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

This Little Piggy Went to Market.  Join us as we read about some of our favorite little piggies. Have fun making a cute pig face.

 

 

Let’s Be Thankful

Wednesday, November 22 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Thanksgiving is almost here.  Celebrate with stories and a craft.

 

 

Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus

Wednesday, November 29 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Have fun reading about your favorite pigeon's many adventures.

 

 

Little Craft Buddies 

Wednesday, November 29 • 4:15-5:00pm (4-7years)

Craft Buddies is a program in which a child is paired with a teen as they work together to create a craft for the child to take home.

 

 

Fox Tales

Wednesday, November 15 • 4:00-4:30 pm (5-7 years)

What does the fox say?  Read some tales with us and then do a fantastic fox craft.

 

 

Thanksgiving Treat

Tuesday, November 21 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-8 years)

We will read Thanksgiving tales and then make a fall mobile.

 

 

Quit Monkeying Around

Monday, November 27 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-7 years)

Stop monkeying around and come to the Library!  Read stories with us and make a picture frame.

 

 

Fun with Elmer

Thursday, November 30 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-7 years)

Join Elmer the Patchwork Elephant on his many adventures. Have fun decorating an elephant to look just like Elmer.

 

 

Little Art Buddies

Monday, November 13 • 4:00-4:45pm (5-9 years)

Enjoy an afternoon paired with a teen to create and explore different art techniques. 

Dress to make a mess!

 

 

Turkey Tales

Wednesday, November 22 • 4:00-4:30pm (5-9 years)

Gobble up these turkey stories just in time for Thanksgiving. Make a cool magnet for the perfect Thanksgiving decoration.

 

 

Panda Party  

Monday, November 6 • 4:15-4:45pm (7-9 years)

It's panda-monium! We'll read and learn all about pandas while we make a craft.

 

 

The Mayflower         

Monday, November 20 • 4:00-4:30pm (7-11 years)

Make a 3D Mayflower model to display on your Thanksgiving table.

 

 

String Art      

Saturday, November 25 • 10:30-11:00am (7-12 years)

Bring your imaginations to make beautiful string art using a paper plate.

 

 

Science Buddies

Saturday, November 18 • 10:15-11:00am (8-12 years)

Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children together to work with simple, but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math. Dress to make a mess.

 

 

 

OCTOBER 2017

On-line, phone or in person registration for October programs begins on Friday, September 22, 2017 at 9:30am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme Time                               

Monday, October 23 • 11:00-11:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy a traditional time of nursery rhymes and songs for baby.  A great introduction to the library for the youngest of children!  Siblings are welcome.                                    

 

 

Wonderful Ones    

 Wednesday, October 25 • 11:00-11:45am (12-23 months with parent/caregiver)

This action-packed program engages little ones in language based activities;

includes free play, stories and fun!  Siblings are welcome.

 

 

Howling Halloween

Monday, October 30 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)

Join us for Halloween tales and enjoy a festive craft.

 

 

Halloween Happenings

Tuesday October 31 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)           

There will be stories, songs, activities and a craft all to get you in the Halloween spirit!

  

 

Five Little Pumpkins                                     

Monday, October 23 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Join us for pumpkin stories and songs while we decorate a pumpkin patch sticker scene.

 

 

Scarecrow Storytime                       

Wednesday, October 25 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

We will read about some autumn adventures and make a scare CROW magnet!

 

 

Peanuts Halloween              

Saturday October 28 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Join us as we read about our friends from Peanuts Halloween.  Have fun making a Great Pumpkin Pop-Up.

 

 

Monster Mash 

Saturday, October 28 • 10:00-10:30am (5-8 years)

We'll read about some dancing monsters and have a Halloween dance party of our own! Then make a monster craft to take home.

  

 

Haunted House

Thursday, October 19 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-9 years)

Paint your own haunted house scene while we read Halloween stories. Dress to make a mess!

 

 

Little Art Buddies 

Monday, October 30 • 4:00– 4:45pm (5-9 years)

Enjoy an afternoon paired with a teen to create and explore different art techniques. 

Dress to make a mess!

 

 

Spooks and Scares

Saturday, October 28 • 3:00-3:30pm (6-11 years)

Get into the Halloween spirit with some scary stories and a spook-tacular craft.

 

 

Who Hoots?

Tuesday, October 24 • 4:15-4:45pm (7-11 years)

Don’t be scared as we read spooky stories just in time for Halloween.

 

 

Science Buddies

Saturday, October 21 • 10:15-11:00am (8-12 years)

Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children together to work with simple, but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math. Dress to make a mess.

 

 

Creation Station

Saturdays, October 7, 14, 21 and 28 • 10:00am - 4:00pm (For children under the age of 12) 

Are you looking for something to do on Saturday?  Come to the library during these hours and complete some cool crafts.  No registration required.