Children's Programs - Kings Park Branch

 

 

October Programs(scroll down for September)

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for October programs begins on         Friday, September 18, 2015 at 10am

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

Mother Goose Rhyme Time 

Thursday, October 22 • 11:00-11:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Saturday, October 3• 10:30-11:00am (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   

Friday, October 9 and 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          

Wednesday, October 7 and 14 • 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.

 

Terrific Threes         

Tuesday, October 20 and 27 • 11:00-11:45am (36-47 months with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy free play, stories, crafts, and circle time.  Siblings are welcome.

 

Disney Delights

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

We will read about some Disney friends and then make a collage of all the characters.

 

Hooray for Halloween         

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

Have fun reading Halloween stories with us and then do a cute pumpkin craft.

 

Construction Zone

Wednesday, October 21 • 10:30-11:15am (2-4 years with parent/caregiver)

Put on your hard hats and bring your little construction workers to build with all types of blocks.

 

Halloween Delight    

Saturday, October 31 • 10:00-10:45am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Participate in Halloween fun with spooktacular stories and a craft. We will then trick or treat around the library for some delicious treats! Costumes are strongly encouraged.

 

A Visit to the Zoo                 

Tuesday, October 6 •3:00-3:30pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy listening to stories about some of your favorite zoo friends.  Have fun decorating a trip to the zoo sticker scene.

 

Harvest Owl                                      

Thursday, October 15 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

We will read some fall stories and then create a special owl craft.

 

Wendy the Witch Storytime                                    

Friday, October 23 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Have fun listening to special Halloween stories.  Make a friendly witch sticker scene to help celebrate the holiday.                          

                                                                                                            

Legend of the Hedgehog                                                                                          

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

Read about the cute little hedgehog and then create a foam craft to bring home with you.

 

Little Craft Buddies 

Wednesday, October 15 • 4:00-4:45pm (5-9 years)

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

 

LEGO® League

Saturday, October 24 • 10:30-11:15am (5-12 years)

Calling all master builders!  Bring your imaginations to this block party and construct your own creations using our collection of LEGO® BRICKS!

 

Trick or Treat at the Library         

Thursday, October 29 • 4:00-4:30pm (6-9 years)

Calling all ghosts and goblins! Have fun listening to spooky stories and then have fun creating a Halloween sticker scene.

 

Spooky STEM

Monday, October 26 • 4:00-4:45pm (6-12 years)

Join us for spooktacular STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math activities) just in time for Halloween! Dress to make a mess.

 

Fall Nature Collecting Jar

Thursday, October 8 • 4:00-4:30pm (7-11 years)

Bugs and flowers, leaves and more, that is what a nature jar is for.

 

Spooky Sculptures

Saturday, October 10 • 10:30-11:00am (7-11 years)

Listen to a Halloween story and then sculpt your own spooky creature.  Dress to make a mess!

 

Children’s Game Day

Saturday, October 17 • 10:30-11:00am (7-11 years)

Enjoy playing board games from our collection of some of your favorite classics.

 

It’s Pumpkin Time 

Wednesday, October 28 • 4:00-4:30pm (8-11 years)

Using bright fall colors, these Ceramic Pumpkins come alive, just in time for Halloween.  Dress to make a mess!

 

Candy Corn Witch

Tuesday, October 20 • 4:00-4:30pm (8-11 years)

Hooray for Halloween!  Read a few spooky stories with us and create an adorable mouse witch to hang in your room!

 

Science Buddies

Monday, October 19 • 4:00-4:45pm (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.

 

 

SEPTEMBER PROGRAMS

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for September programs begins on Friday, August 21, 2015 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

Mother Goose Rhyme Time

Thursday, September 17 • 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

Friday, September 11 and 18 • 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

Saturday, September 12 and 19 • 10:30-11:15am (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.

 

Terrific Threes

Tuesday, September 22 and 29 • 11:00-11:45am (36-47 months with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy free play, stories, crafts, and circle time.  Siblings are welcome.

 

Squirrel Surprise

Friday, September 25 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)        

We will read some fall stories and then decorate a spectacular squirrel for you to bring home.

 

Amazing Apples

Thursday, September 10 • 11:00-11:30am • (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read some apple stories and then create a special apple picture frame for you!

 

Team Umizoomi

Wednesday, September 16 • 3:00-3:30pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read about our friends Milli and Geo and their many math adventures.  Then we will create paper bag puppets for you to play with!

 

Chicka, Chicka Storytime

Monday, September 21 • 3:00-3:30pm (Ages 3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Let’s practice our ABC’s with songs, crafts, and a read-aloud of an all-time favorite story, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr.

 

All Aboard at the Library

Saturday, September 26 • 10:30-11:00am (3-6 years with parent/caregiver)

Calling all young engineers and conductors. If you love trains, then hop aboard and join us for this fun filled adventure.  We will have all types of trains set up for you to play with.

 

Friendly Owls

Thursday, September 17 • 4:00-4:30pm (5-8 years)

Whoo loves owls? If you do, then you'll have a hoot at this storytime!

 

Meet Johnny Appleseed

Thursday, September 24 • 4:00-4:30pm (5-8 years)

Let’s learn about Johnny Appleseed and make a magnet craft honoring this special pioneer.

 

Junior LEGO® Buddies                 

Wednesday, September 30 • 4:00-4:45pm (5-9 years)

Do you enjoy building things? Come join the fun! Children will be paired with a teen for a rewarding experience.

 

Fun with Art                         

Wednesday, September 16 • 4:00-4:30pm (8-11 years)

Calling all artists!!  Have fun painting a wooden giraffe.  Each child will take home a 100 piece art set.

 

Scratch Art Fun

Tuesday, September 29 • 4:00-4:30pm (8-11 years)

Choose from an assortment of scratch art projects to create and enjoy!