Commack Building

Children's Programs - Commack Building

October Programs - Commack Building
In person, online, and telephone registration begins on Wednesday, September 29 at 9:30am.
Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.
Scroll down for November programs.
 
Monday. October 4· 10:30-11:00am
Saturday, October 16 · 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.
 
Saturday, October 23 · 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.
 
Monday, October 18 · 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.
 
Thursday, October 14 · 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, and a craft. Siblings are welcome.
 
Wednesday, October 6 · 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.
 
Thursday, October 21 · 11:00-11:45am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Seize the play and keep the mess at our place. Join us for an informal playdate—meet other children and families while playing with toys and creating an art project.
 
Thursday, October 28 · 10:30-11:00am
(2 years with parent/caregiver)
Calling all pumpkins! Join us for this special storytime as we celebrate this fun holiday!
 
Tuesday, October 5 · 11:00-11:30am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Be prepared to move and groove in this interactive storytime.
 
Saturday, October 9 · 10:30-11:15am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Let’s celebrate fall with a pumpkin story and cute pumpkin crafts.
 
Friday, October 15 · 3:00-3:45pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
If you like puzzles, then you’ll love this program. Have fun putting together giant floor puzzles.
 
Thursday, October 28 · 7:00-7:45pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Ohh it’s time for chills and thrills. Join us for some Halloween stories and crafts.
 
Wednesday, October 27 · 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.
 
Tuesday, October 26 · 4:15-4:45pm
(5-8 years)
Get ready for Halloween with some bat stories and fun batty crafts.
 
Wednesday, October 20 · 4:15-4:45pm
(6-9 years)
With a sweet snout and cheerful googly eyes,this hedgehog craft is sure to make you smile.
 
Saturday, October 30 · 10:30-11:15am
(7-11 years)
Come and enjoy Halloween fun with spooktacular stories and a craft.
 
Tuesday, October 19 · 4:15-5:00pm
(8-11 years)
October is “Star Wars Reads” month. Join us for some Star Wars stories and crafts.
 
Friday, October 22 · 4:15-5:00pm
(9-11 years)
Paint a terra cotta pot to look like a jack-o-lantern for some fall fun!
Virtual Program
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 the 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 http://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids
After the program the video will remain available until November 1.
 
Take and Make: Color Your Own Halloween Door Hanger
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. Craft kits are available beginning October 23. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
November 2021 Children’s Programs– Smithtown Commack
Registration begins October 27th@ 9:30am - call (631) 360-2480 ext. 396 OR
online (smithlib.org/children)
Nursery Rhyme Time
Saturday, November 13· 10:30-11:00am
Monday, November 29 · 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.
 
Baby Bounce
Friday, November 12 · 11:00-11:30am
(Birth-11 months with parent/caregiver)
Join us for a program especially for babies. There will be songs, props, and most of all fun. No older siblings, please.
 
Wonderful Ones
Wednesday, November 3 · 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.
 
Story Tots
Saturday, November 20 · 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, November 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.
 
Happy Sesame Street Day
Wednesday, November 10 · 11:00-11:30am
(2-3 years with parent/caregiver)
Come celebrate Sesame Street Day with stories and crafts of some of your favorite Sesame characters.
 
Little Quack Storytime
Tuesday, November 30 · 3:00-3:30pm
(2-3 years with parent/caregiver)
Waddle to the Library to listen to cute stories about our friend the duck. Then have fun making a cute duck craft.
 
Scribble, Paint and Make
Tuesday, November 9 · 2:30-3:15pm
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
What better way to spend time than scribbling, painting, and making a masterpiece! Dress to make a mess.
 
Marching Into Music
Tuesday, November 16 · 11:00-11:30am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Clap your hands, stomp your feet, and wiggle to the beat.
 
Terrific Threes
Saturday, November 6 · 10:30-11:15am
(36-47 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy free play, stories, crafts and circle time. Siblings are welcome.

Art Explorers
Friday, November 5 · 3:00-3:45pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Explore different art mediums in this hands-on program. Dress to make a mess.
 
Fall Hedgehogs
Thursday, November 18 · 11:00-11:30am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy some fall stories and create a fall hedgehog craft.
 
Turkey Time
Tuesday, November 23 · 3:00-3:30pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Gobble, gobble! It’s turkey time, so trot on over to the Library for stories and a craft.
 
Little Book Buddies
Monday, November 8 · 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.
 
LEGO ® League
Saturday, November 27 · 3:00-3:45pm
(5-12 years)
Calling all master builders. Bring your imagination to this block party and construct your own creations using our collection of LEGO® bricks.
 
Turkey Tales
Wednesday, November 17 · 4:15-4:45pm
(6-8 years)
Enjoy turkey stories and make a turkey craft decoration just in time for Thanksgiving.
 
Veterans Day Thank You
Tuesday, November 2 · 3:00-3:45pm
(6-12 years)
Help us honor our veterans by creating cards and crafts that will be donated to a local veterans’ home.
 
Virtual Programs

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! Craft kits will be available at our Commack Building beginning November 20. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s
Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids.
After the program, the video will remain available until December 1.
 
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. This program is designed for school aged children. In-person, telephone or online registration required beginning November 15.
 
Take and Make Gingerbread House
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 or telephone registration required beginning November 24.