Children's Programs - Kings Park Branch

 

 

SEPTEMBER PROGRAMS (scroll down for August)

 

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!

 

 

AUGUST Programs (scroll down for July)

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for August programs begins on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

Mother Goose Rhyme Time

Saturday, August 22 • 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

Tuesday, August 18 and 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.

 

Time for Twos 

Wednesday, August 5 and 12 • 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.

 

Library Playdate

Monday, August 3 • 11:00-11:45am (2-4 years old with parent/caregiver)

Seize the play and keep the mess at our place!  Join us for an informal play date – meet other children and families while playing with toys and creating an art project.

 

Bubble Guppies

Friday, August 7 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read about our friends the Bubble Guppies and then make a big bubble of a craft!

 

Construction Zone

Saturday, August 1 • 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.

 

Walk Like a Crab

Tuesday, August 4 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

We’ll read some crabby stories and then make your own google-eyed crabby headband to wear!

 

My Superhero

Thursday, August 6 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Everyone loves a superhero!  Come and enjoy very special books and have fun making a superhero ornament.

 

Sofia the First

Thursday, August 20 • 11:00-11:30am • (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Let’s read about Sofia the First’s adventures with her friends and then decorate a crown for you to wear!

 

Creatures Under the Sea

Thursday, August 13 • 11:00-11:30am • (4-6 years)

Have fun listening to stories about the creatures who live in the sea and then use your imagination to decorate an under the sea sticker scene.

 

Little Book Buddies

Wednesday, August 19 • 3:15-4:00pm (4-8 years)

Book Buddies is a program in which a child is paired with a teen for a rewarding reading experience.

 

Tropical Paddleball

Monday, August 24 • 11:00-11:30am (5-8 years)

Decorate your own paddleball and practice away!

 

Eat Your Veggies

Wednesday, August 19 • 11:00-11:30am (6-9 years)

Enjoy listening to stories about fruits and veggies. Then have fun making a silly face carrot ornament.

 

Hero Picture Frame

Saturday, August 15 • 11:00-11:30am  (7-11 years)

Using comic book pages, decorate a frame to store a picture of your hero.

 

Camp Capers

Monday, August 31 • 3:00-3:30pm (8-11 years)

Everyone loves to camp!  Join us as we make an embossed foil camp sign that you can hang in your room.

 

Sail Away to the Library

Wednesday, August 5 • 3:00-3:30pm (8-11 years)

Raise the anchor, lower the sails and sail away on the Spirit of the Seas! Have fun putting together a 3D foam sailboat.

 

 

 JULY Programs

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for July programs begins on Friday, June 19, 2015 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

Summer Sipping 

Friday, July 31 • 11:00-11:30am (8-11 years)

Drink up!  We will color your own camp water bottle holder to bring on those hot nature hikes.