Children's Programs - Kings Park Branch

 

 

 

JUNE Programs (scroll down for May)

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for June programs begins on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme Time

Saturday June 3 • 10:00-10:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Tuesday, June 20 • 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, June 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

Monday, June 5 • 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.

 

 

Mice are Nice

Thursday, June 8 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)     

Make a baby mouse craft with us after we enjoy some stories.

 

 

Itsy Bitsy Spider     

Thursday, June 15 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)  

We will sing and read some nursery rhymes and then make our own itsy bitsy spider!

 

 

Caterpillars and Butterflies        

Tuesday, June 13 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)            

Creeping or flying, caterpillars and butteries are fascinating.  Listen to stories all about them and make a craft, too.

 

 

Froggy Frolics         

Wednesday, June 28  • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)     

Hop on down for some froggy fun with stories and a craft.  Dress to make a mess!

 

 

Once Upon a Time

Thursday, June 1 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy classic and updated fairy tales in this storytime. We'll make a magical craft, too.

 

 

Puff the Magic Dragon

Friday, June 2 • 11:00-11:30am (Ages 3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read about Puff and other dragon friends and then make a fire-breathing craft.

 

 

Dinosaurs Roar

Thursday, June 8 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Can you roar like a dinosaur? Make a prehistoric craft while we read stories.

 

 

Chicks and Frogs and Bunnies Oh My!

Friday, June 9 • 11:00-11:30am • (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Have fun listening to stories about our friends the chick, the frog and the bunny. Then create your own little foam character to hang in your room.

 

 

Down Under

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

Wombats, kangaroos, koalas.  Some of the most unusual animals can be found in Australia.  We’ll read stories about some of them and make a craft, too.

 

 

Father’s Day Fun

Wednesday, June 14 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Celebrate Dad’s special day with stories and a craft.

 

 

Black and White Storytime

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

Zebra, skunk, panda, orca or Dalmatian?  Pick your favorite black and white animal as we read and do a craft.

 

 

Magical Mermaid Adventure

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

Read and swim under the sea with us along with our mermaid friends.

 

 

Little Book Buddies                      

Thursday, June 15 • 4:15-5:00pm (4-7 years)

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

 

 

Silly Storytime                    

Monday, June 19 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-8 years)

Get ready to laugh out loud. Join us for seriously silly stories.

 

 

Go Fly a Kite                        

Tuesday, June 27 • 3:00-3:30pm (5-8 years)

Fly away with us as we make a cool kite craft and enjoy summer stories.

 

 

Little Art Buddies

Monday, June 5 • 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!

 

 

A World of Color

Saturday, June 24 • 10:30-11:00am (5-9 years)

Enjoy some colorful stories as we paint a watercolor scene. Dress to make a mess.

 

 

Anchors Aweigh

Wednesday, June 28 • 4:00-4:30pm (6-9 years)

Drop anchor with us at the Library as we read sea worthy stories and make a nautical mobile.

 

 

Glitter Mosaic Birdhouse

Friday, June 30 • 11:00-11:30am (7-11 years)

Have fun decorating a birdhouse with stick on glitter dots that you can hang in your bedroom.

 

 

Paper Plate Birds Nest

Wednesday, June 14 • 4:15-4:45pm (8-11 years)

Help some cute little birdies build a nice comfy paper plate nest.

 

 

Science Buddies

Saturday, June 3 • 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.

 

 

Creation Station

Saturday, June 3, 10 and 17 • 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.

 

 

 

 

MAY Programs

On-line, phone or in person registration for May programs begins on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 10am.  Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

Nursery Rhyme Time

Tuesday, May 30 • 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

Monday, May 22 • 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 to Rhyme

Tuesday, May 23 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)

First we’ll share some of our favorite rhymes and then make crafts that you can put together into your very own rhyme book.

 

Ready, Set, Grow

Wednesday, May 31 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Hear stories about things that grow and then get a head start on your very own garden.

 

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Tuesday, May 30 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-8 years)

Cowabunga dude!  We will read about some of the turtle’s adventures and then make a craft.

 

May the Force Be With You

Thursday, May 25•4:15-4:45pm (6-11 years)

Join us for Star Wars crafts as we read about adventures in a galaxy far, far away.

 

Washi Tape Notebooks

Wednesday, May 31 • 4:15-4:45pm (7-11 years)

Using Washi Tape and your imagination, decorate a notebook that you can use for doodling, drawing or writing.

 

Science Buddies

Saturday, May 20 • 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.

  

Creation Station

Saturday, May 6, 13, 20, 27 • 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.