Children's Programs - Kings Park Branch





On-line, phone or in person registration for July programs begins on Wednesday, June 22 at 10am.  Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.


Nursery Rhyme Time

Tuesday, July 19 • 11:00-11:30am

Saturday, July 2 • 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

Monday, July 11 • 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, July 20 • 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.


Farm Tales

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

Enjoy a few farm animal stories and then we will make our own farm.


Tiny Tots Storytime              

Friday, July 22 • 11:00-11:30am (2-3 years with parent/caregiver)

Come and enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and a simple craft.


Construction Zone

Thursday, July 28 • 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.


Red, White and Blue Storytime                  

Wednesday, July 6 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Let your colors show in this patriotic story and craft time.  Dress to make a mess!


Little Critter at the Beach

Saturday, July 9 • 10:00-10:30am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read about Little Critter and his many adventures and make a summertime craft.


Storytime Surprise

Tuesday, July 12 • 3:30-4:00pm • (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

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


Friendly Fairies

Friday, July 15 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5years with parent/caregiver)

We love the tooth fairy, Tinker Bell, Flora, Fauna and Merryweather .  Fly with us and make your own fairy.


It’s a Picnic

Monday, July 18 •3:30-4:00pm (3-5years with parent/caregiver)

Use your imagination and join us for a library style “picnic” including stories and a craft.


Tropical Tales

Thursday, July 21 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5years with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy the summer with tropical tales and a craft.


On the Road

Tuesday, July 26 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5years with parent/caregiver)

Planning a trip this summer?  Make some games you can bring with you in the car or on the plane to help pass the time.


Think Big

Wednesday, July 27 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5years with parent/caregiver)

Join us for enormous stories and over-sized games.


Floating Speedboat

Wednesday, July 20 • 3:00-3:30pm (5-8 years)

All hands on deck!  Create your own floating speedboat and then bring it home and try it out.


Superhero Storytime

Tuesday, July 26 • 3:00-3:30pm (5-8 years)

Hulk, Spiderman, Batman and more!  Choose your favorite as we read and make our own superhero friend.


Sweet Treats

Tuesday, July 19 • 3:00-3:30pm (5-9 years)

Come and enjoy delicious stories and then have fun creating a sweet treat sticker scene.


Decorate a Birdhouse

Friday, July 8 • 10:30-11:00am (7-12 years)

Use your imagination to decorate a wooden birdhouse.


Stories from Around the World

Friday, July 29 • 10:30-11:00am (7-12 years)

Come and enjoy stories from different parts of the world.  We will then decorate a sticker scene of animals found on each continent.


Genie in a Bottle

Thursday, July 7 • 11:00-11:30am (8-11 years)

We will read some of Aladdin’s tales and make our own genie in a bottle.


Science Buddies

Saturday, July 16 • 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.


Decorate a Canvas Tote

Saturday, July 23 • 10:00-10:30am (8-12 years)

Use your imagination and creativity to transform a canvas tote bag into a work of art.  Use your tote to carry your books, to bring to school or to the beach.



JUNE Programs


On-line, phone or in person registration for June programs begins on Friday, May 20, 2016 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.


Art Starts     

Tuesday, June 28 • 11:00-11:45am (2-4 years with parent/caregiver)      

Different crafts encourage children's hand-eye coordination and gross and fine motor skills development as they explore a variety of materials; includes storytime. Dress to make a mess!


Clifford the Big Red Dog

Wednesday, June 29 • 3:00-3:30pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Join us as we read about our favorite big red dog and make a big red craft.


Friendly Frogs

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

Hop along with us as we read a few froggy tales then make a friendly frog on a lily pad craft!


Butterfly Surprise

Tuesday, June 28 • 3:30-4:00pm (5-9 years)

Come and enjoy listening to a few butterfly stories and then have fun decorating a butterfly with different colored buttons.


Creation Station (No registration required)

Saturday, June 4, 11 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.