Children's Programs - Kings Park Branch

 

FEBRUARY PROGRAMS (scroll down for January)

On-line, phone or in person registration for February programs begins on Friday, January 20, 2017 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme Time

Thursday, February 9 • 11:00-11:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Saturday, February 25 • 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, February 21 • 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           

Friday, February 3 • 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.

 

I Love You Storytime

Friday, February 10 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)

Join us for some loving stories to celebrate St. Valentine’s Day.

 

Love is in the Air

Tuesday, February 14 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Valentine’s Day is here.  Listen to lovely stories and then make a craft to give to someone special.

 

Me and My Teddy

Friday, February 24 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Bring your Teddy or favorite stuffed animal and enjoy very special stories.

 

My Little Feet Storytime 

Tuesday, February 28 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Stinky feet are welcome for this story and craft time.

 

Groundhog Day Surprise

Wednesday, February 1 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Will the groundhog see his shadow?  We will have to wait and see!

 

Grins and Giggles

Tuesday, February 7 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Is the cold winter getting you down?  Take a break from the weather with funny stories and a silly craft.

 

Storytime Surprise               

Thursday, February 16 • 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!

 

Warm Winter

Friday, February 17 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy winter stories and then make either a foam winter mitten or hot cocoa ornament.

 

Snowman Surprise   

Tuesday, February 21 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Let’s read chilly stories and make a silly snowman.

 

Fun with Pigeon and Duckling        

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

The pigeon finds a hot dog - and a new friend. Join us for stories and a craft featuring Pigeon and Duckling.

 

Storytime Scramble

Thursday, February 9 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-8 years)

Join us after school as we read, relax and make an awesome craft.

 

It’s Groundhog Day

Thursday, February 2 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-9 years)

Will it be an early spring or six more weeks of winter? Let's read about groundhogs and make a craft.

 

Little Art Buddies

Monday, February 13 • 4:15-5:00pm (5-9 years)

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

Dress to make a mess!

 

Junior LEGO® Buddies                

February 15 • 4:15-5:00pm (5-9 years)

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

 

Penguin Pals

Monday, February 27 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-9 years)

It's cold outside, but it's perfect for penguins! We'll make a penguin craft and listen to stories about these cool animals.

 

Cocoa and Crafts

Saturday, February 18 • 11:00-11:30am (8-12 years)

Stay warm with hot chocolate while we make a variety of crafts.

 

Science Buddies

Saturday, February 11 • 3:15-4:00pm (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.

 

Valentine Buckets

Tuesday, February 14 • 4:15-4:45pm (8-12 years)

Have fun decorating a metal bucket. You can then fill it with some of your special treasures.

 

Creation Station

Saturday, February 4, 11, 18 and 25 • 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.

 

 

 

January Programs

On-line, phone or in person registration for January programs begins on Friday, December 23, 2016 at 10am.  Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

Nursery Rhyme Time

Saturday, January 14 • 10:00-10:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Tuesday, January 24 • 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   

Tuesday, January 3 • 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, January 31 • 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.

 

Winter Wreath

Thursday, January 19 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)            

Join us for some winter tales and then we’ll make a paper plate winter wreath.

 

Three Little Monkeys

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

Those monkeys won’t stop jumping!  Read, sing and make a craft with us .

 

Loud Storytime

Wednesday, January 4 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Who says you always have to be quiet at the Library? Not during this storytime at least!  We’ll even make a noisy craft.

 

Happy Birthday Winnie the Pooh

Saturday, January 7 • 10:00-10:30am (2-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Let's celebrate Winnie the Pooh's birthday by taking a trip into the Hundred Acre Wood.

 

Llama Llama Red Pajama

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

We will read some of the Llama, Llama Red Pajama stories by author Anna Dewdney and then make our own llama craft.

 

Storytime Surprise

Tuesday, January 17 • 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!

 

Fur-Ever Friends

Wednesday, January 18 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Does one of your best friends have 4 legs?  Come join us for stories and a craft featuring our loveable pets.

 

Monkey Business

Monday, January 9 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

What’s more fun than a barrelful of monkeys?  Reading books about them and making a monkey craft, too. That’s what!

 

Sock Snowman

Wednesday, January 25 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Do you have an extra white sock that seems to have lost its mate?  Bring it with you (either a children’s or small adult size) and we will turn it into a snowman.

 

Pajama Storytime

Thursday, January 26 • 7:00-7:30pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Bring your favorite blanket or stuffed animal and come to the library in your pajamas! Enjoy special stories and a craft before bedtime.

 

Winter Delights

Wednesday, January 18 • 4:15-4:45pm (Ages 5-8 years)

Enjoy winter stories and then make a foam winter scene.

 

Call of the Coyote

Tuesday, January 24 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-8 years)

Howl at the moon with us as we read coyote tales and then do a craft of the old west.

 

Little Craft Buddies 

Wednesday, January 11 • 4:15-5:00pm (4-7 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.

 

Dance, Dance, Dance

Saturday, January 21 • 3:00-3:30pm (5-9 years)

Get ready to dance the day away. We'll read stories, make a craft, then have a dance party.

 

Little Art Buddies

Monday, January 23 • 4:15-5:00pm (5-9 years)

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

Dress to make a mess!

 

Animal Adventures

Monday, January 30 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-9 years)

Do you love animals? We will read about our animal friends and make a wild craft.

 

Pom Pom Buddies    

Thursday, January 19 • 4:15-4:45pm (Ages 6-10 years)

Have fun making a pom pom buddy or two.

 

Superhero Shields    

Thursday, January 12 • 4:15-4:45pm (Ages 6-11 years)

Join us for some super stories while you decorate your own shield.

 

Sand Art Gnome

Wednesday, January 25 • 4:15-4:45pm (Ages 6-11 years)

Have fun filling a gnome bottle with colored sand..

 

Get a Kick Out of Reading

Thursday, January 5 • 4:15-4:45pm (Ages 7-11 years)

Come and enjoy special stories.  Then have fun decorating a canvas sneaker keychain.

 

Science Buddies        

Saturday, January 14 • 3:15-4:00pm (Ages 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, January 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.