Children's Virtual Programs

The Smithtown Library Story Line
(631) 652-6052
Call our story line each week for new stories read by our children’s librarians. We’ve picked our favorite read alouds in a wide range of genres & age groups, so there’s something for everyone. We’ll have five new stories every Wednesday, so add our number to your phone contacts now, and call whenever you need a great story! No registration required.    
 
Take and Make-Brainy Babies
Nesconset Building
Learn new songs and finger plays while you bond with your little one. Brainy Baby kits are designed for children birth-23 months and are available at the Nesconset Building beginning August 31. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Pre-School Packs
Nesconset Building
Learn, play, create, and grow. A new craft kit is available at the Nesconset Building every Monday in September, allowing your preschooler to exercise their fine motor skills, creativity, and imagination. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Create it Kits
Nesconset Building
Imagine, design, and discover. A new craft kit is available at the Nesconset Building every Monday in September, allowing your school age child to grow creatively. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Upcycled School Supply Box
Kings Park Building
Kick off the school year, help the earth, and get your school supplies organized and ready to “grow” with a garden-themed craft. Kits will be available at the Kings Park Building beginning September 16. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
For the Birds
Saturday, September 4 • 11:00am
Join Miss Samira while she shows you how to make Cheerio Bird Feeders. Craft kits will be available for pick up at the Commack Building beginning September 2. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first serve basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids). After the program, the video will remain available.
 
Take and Make: Pre-School Packs
Nesconset Building
Learn, play, create and grow. A new craft kit is available at the Nesconset Building every Monday in October, allowing your preschooler to exercise their fine motor skills, creativity and imagination. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: Create it Kits
Nesconset Building
Imagine, design and discover. A new craft kit is available at the Nesconset Building every Monday in October, allowing your school age child to grow creatively. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: Brainy Babies
Nesconset Building
Learn new songs and finger plays while you bond with your little one. Brainy Baby kits are designed for children birth to 23 months and will be available at the Nesconset Building beginning October 5. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: Spooktacular Crafts
Smithtown Building
Celebrate Halloween with fun activities and crafts! Pick up your Halloween activity kit from the Smithtown Building beginning October 16. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: Magic Halloween Bath Bombs
Kings Park Building
Get fizzy (and a bit messy) making DIY bath bombs with a spooky surprise inside! Kits will be available at the Kings Park Building beginning October 19. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: Color Your Own Halloween Door Hanger
Commack Building
Make something boo-tiful to hang on any door handle! Featuring spooktacular designs of skeletons, ghosts, and creepy creatures. Little ghosts and goblins of any age will love displaying these door hangers in their Halloween home. Kits will be available at the Commack Building beginning October 23. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: Animal Party
Smithtown Building
It’s animal party time! Will your animal roar, soar or hop? Pick up your activity kit from the Smithtown Building beginning October 23 to find out and create your very own animal out of clay. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Beware the Kraken
Monday, October 4 • 7:00pm
What has an eye the size of a dinner plate? The giant squid of course! Tales of giant squid terrorized sailors for centuries. Learn all about this mysterious creature and create a fun giant squid craft with household materials. No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) and our YouTube channel (https://bit.ly/SmithLibYouTube) scheduled to expire November 4.
 
Storytime with Miss Sharon
Thursday, October 21 • 11:00am
Listen to an exciting read with Miss Sharon geared towards preschoolers. No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on October 28.
 
Monster Fun
Monday, October 25 • 11:00am
Join Miss Samira to listen to some fun monster books and design a cool monster craft. Craft kits are available for pick up at our Commack Building beginning October 21. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on November 1.
 
Take and Make: Pre-School Packs
Nesconset Building
Learn, play, create and grow. A new craft kit is available at the Nesconset Building every Monday in November, allowing your preschooler to exercise their fine motor skills, creativity and imagination. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: Create it Kits
Nesconset Building
Imagine, design and discover. A new craft kit is available at the Nesconset Building every Monday in November, allowing your school age child to grow creatively. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: Brainy Babies
Nesconset Building
Learn new songs and finger plays while you bond with your little one. Brainy Baby kits are designed for children birth-23 months and are available at the Nesconset Building beginning November 2. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: All About Cars
Smithtown Building
Learn all about cars with this interactive kit, which includes a car craft, coloring sheet, maze, a suggested reading bookmark and a link to an online video from World Book Kids. Kits will be available at the Smithtown Building beginning November 13. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: Happy Thanksgiving
Smithtown Building
Celebrate Thanksgiving with fun activities and crafts! Kits will be available at the Smithtown Building beginning November 20. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Turkey Book Centerpieces
All Buildings
Happy fall y’all. Make a one-of-a-kind turkey centerpiece with a recycled book, paint, and a little imagination using an art lesson with Clay With Me as your guide. School aged children may pick up their art kit from any building beginning November 22. In-person, telephone or online registration required beginning November 15.
 
Take and Make: Dinosaur Fun
Smithtown Building
Learn all about dinosaurs with a craft kit filled with stories, crafts and activities. Kits will be available at the Smithtown Building beginning November 27. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make: Gingerbread House
Commack Building
Enjoy some family time together and decorate a gingerbread house provided by Fanny Cakes. This program is designed for families with children 4-12 years. Pick up your kit from the Commack Building beginning December 13. In person, telephone or online registration required beginning November 24.
 
Storytime with Miss Sharon
Wednesday, November 10 • 3:00pm
Listen to an exciting read with Miss Sharon geared towards preschoolers. No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on November 17.
 
Storytime with Miss Sharon
Monday, November 22 • 11:00am
Listen to an exciting read with Miss Sharon geared towards preschoolers. No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on November 29.
 
Pot Belly Turkeys
Wednesday, November 24 • 11:00am
Join Miss Samira for a fun Thanksgiving program! She’ll read a fun Thanksgiving story and show you how to create a cute turkey too! No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire December 1.