Commack Building

Children's Programs - Commack Building

January 2022 Children's Programs - Smithtown Commack
Registration begins Wednesday, December 29th @ 9:30am call (631) 360-2480 ext. 396
OR
online (smithlib.org/children)
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Nursery Rhyme Time
Wednesday, January 5 • 10:30-11:00am
Saturday, January 22 • 10:30-11:00am
(Birth– 35 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy 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, January 28 • 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.
 
Sensory Crawl
Monday, January 31 • 10:30-11:15am
(8-23 months with parent/caregiver)
You and your little one will have tons of fun with sensory activities that encourage exploring,creating and playing. No older siblings, please.
 
Story Tots
Friday, January 14 • 10:30-11:00am
(12-23 months with parent/caregiver)
Unplug and unwind with your little ones. Engage in stories, fingerplays, rhymes and musical activities.
 
Time for Twos
Monday, January 24 • 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, and a craft. Siblings are welcome.
 
Wintery Fun
Wednesday, January 12 • 10:30-11:15am
(2-3 years with parent/caregiver)
Baby, it’s cold outside. Join us as we create some “cool” winter crafts and listen to some wintery tales.
 
Goodnight Moon
Thursday, January 13 • 11:00-11:30am
(2-3 years with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy listening to Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown. Then have fun making an adorable goodnight craft.
 
DUPLO® Fun
Friday, January 7 • 11:00-11:45am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Use your imagination to make fun creations with our DUPLO® bricks.
 
Box Party
Tuesday, January 18 • 11:00-11:45am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Let your imagaination soar as we play and build with boxes of all shapes and sizes.
 
Scribble, Paint and Make
Saturday, January 29 • 10:30-11:15am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
What better way to spend time than scribbling, painting, and making a masterpiece! Dress to make a mess.
 
It Looked Like Spilt Milk
Wednesday, January 19 • 3:30-4:00pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
We will share It Looked Like Spilt Milk by Charles Green Shaw. Then use your imagination to create clouds using paint. Dress to make a mess.
 
Fun With Elmer the Elephant
Friday, January 21 • 3:30-4:00pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy listening to some of Elmer the patchwork elephant’s silly adventures. Have fun making a cute patchwork elephant.
 
Little Craft Buddies
Monday, January 10 • 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 craft for the child to take home.
 
Fun With Pigeon Storytime
Tuesday, January 25 • 4:15-4:45pm
(5-8 years)
Enjoy listening to some of your favorite pigeon stories by Mo Willems and create a pigeon of your very own.
 
Penguin Pals
Wednesday, January 26 • 4:15-4:45pm
(5-8 years)
Who doesn’t love penguins? Join us for stories and a craft featuring these irresistible animals.
 
Four Seasons Bingo
Wednesday, January 5 • 4:15-4:45pm
(6-10 years)
Winter, spring, summer or fall, what is your favorite season of all? Have fun playing bingo celebrating all the seasons. Get bingo and win a small prize.
 
Cats in Sweaters
Tuesday, January 18 • 4:15-5:00pm
(9-11 years)
Enjoy listening to sweet cat stories and create a cute cat craft.
 
Brrr, It’s Cold Outside
Saturday, January 22 • 3:00-3:30pm
(9-11 years)
Warm up at the Library with some frosty stories and cool crafts.
 
Creation Station
Saturday, January 8 • 10:00am-3:00pm
(For families with 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.
 
 Virtual Program
Amazing Polar Bears
Saturday, January 8 • 11:00am
Join Miss Samira to learn about these
amazing animals and she’ll also show you how to create a very cute polar bear craft. Craft kits will be available at the Commack Building beginning January 5. No registration is required.
Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page:
(https://facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids. After the program, the video will remain available until January 15.
 
Februrary 2022 Children's Programs - Smithtown Commack
Registration begins Wednesday, January 26th @ 9:30am call (631) 360-2480 ext. 396
OR
online (smithlib.org/children)
Nursery Rhyme Time
Monday, February 7 • 10:30-11:00am
Saturday, February 26 • 10:30-11:00am
(Birth– 35 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy 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
Thursday, February 17 • 10:30-11:15am
(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.
 
Baby Love
Monday, February 14 • 10:30-11:15am
(Birth—11 months with parent/caregiver)
Bring your babes and we will create a keepsake using their actual hands or footprints. We will provide one item for you to print on, but feel free to bring your own items such as a t-shirt or tote bag.
 
Story Tots
Tuesday, February 15 • 11:00-11:30am
(12-23 months with parent/caregiver)
Unplug and unwind with your little ones. Engage in stories, fingerplays, rhymes and musical activities.
 
Time for Twos
Tuesday, February 22 • 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, and a craft. Siblings are welcome.
 
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
Tuesday, February 1 •11:00-11:30am
(2-3 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us for the story Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin and create your own alphabet tree.
 
Construction Zone
Friday, February 11 • 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.
 
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
Thursday, February 3 • 11:00-11:30am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Listen to the book If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Numeroff and create a cute mouse craft.
 
Love You to Pieces
Tuesday, February 8 • 3:00-3:30pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with us. Have fun listening to Valentine stories and doing a special craft.
 
Twist and Shout
Monday, February 28 • 3:30-4:00pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Be prepared to move and groove in this interactive storytime.
 
Take Your Child to the Library Day
Saturday, February 5 • 10:00am - 12:00pm
(3-9 years)
Celebrate “Take Your Child to the Library Day” by visiting the Children’s Room. Have fun making a sticker scene or two. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Penguin Adventures
Saturday, February 19 • 10:30-11:00am
(4-7 years)
Brrrr, it’s cold out! It’s even colder where some penguins live! Come on down to the library to learn all about penguins and make an awesome penguin craft.
 
Knuffle Bunny Storytime
Wednesday, February 16 • 4:15-4:45pm
(5-8 years)
We will share the story Knuffle Bunny by Mo Willems and make a craft to go along with the book.
 
Chess and Checkers Buddies
Monday, February 14 • 4:15-5:00pm
(5-12 years)
It’s time for a board meeting; play chess and checkers with our teen volunteers. A great opportunity to learn a new game or practice a favorite.
 
Valentine Box
Saturday, February 12 • 10:30-11:00am
(8-11 years)
Have fun decorating a box with an attached lid. It can be used to hold your special valentines or as a trinket holder.
 
Owl Diaries
Thursday, February 24 • 11:00-11:30am
(9-11 years)
We will be sharing an Owl Diaries story and making an Eva owl craft.
 
Word Winder
Wednesday, February 23 • 3:45-4:30pm
(9-12 years)
Word Winder is the giant game of winding words. Lay down your chips to form winding lines of winding words. Outrace your opponents and block their lines. Children will work with teen volunteers to compete in this fun game.
 
Circus Skills Workshop
Friday, February 25 • 11:00-11:40am
(9-12 years)
The National Circus Project will teach us how to do fun and easy circus tricks.
 
Creation Station
Saturday, February 12 • 10:00am - 3:00pm
For families with 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.