Kings Park Building

Children's Programs - Kings Park Building

  
October Programs
 
Registration begins Friday, September 24 at 9:30am
 
Baby Playground
Thursday, October 14 • 10:30-11:15am
(Birth-12 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy free-play and language-based activities with other babies in a relaxed, friendly environment. Siblings are welcome.
 
Nursery Rhyme Time
Monday, October 4 • 10:30-11:00am
Friday, October 22 • 10:30-11:00am
(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, October 29 • 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.
 
Time for Twos
Wednesday, October 6 • 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 stories. Siblings are welcome.
 
Little Mummy
Thursday, October 28 • 10:30-11:00am
(2-3 years with parent/caregiver)
Hooray for Halloween! Read a few spooky stories with us and create an adorable little mummy craft.
 
Library Playdate
Saturday, October 2 • 10:30-11:15am
(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.
 
Art Starts
Tuesday, October 5 • 10:30-11:15am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Different crafts that encourage children’s hand-eye coordination and gross and fine motor skills development as they explore a variety of materials; includes story time. Dress to make a mess.
 
Construction Zone
Monday, October 25 • 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.
 
Terrific Threes
Thursday, October 14 • 3:30-4:15pm
(36-47 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy free play, stories, crafts and circle time. Siblings are welcome.
 
Not-So-Scary Storytime
Friday, October 15 • 10:30-11:00am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
There’s no reason to be scared with the stories we’ll be reading. We will make a friendly Frankenstein monster craft, too.
 
Mini Makers
Tuesday, October 19 • 2:30-3:15pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Discover and explore STEAM concepts through play with other little learners. Dress to make a mess.
 
Songs and Storytime
Wednesday, October 20 • 10:30-11:00am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Sing some songs and listen to fun stories with Miss Jessie.
 
Halloween Surprise
Tuesday, October 26 • 3:00-3:30pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us as we read an assortment of seasonal stories with Miss Sharon and then do a surprise Halloween craft.
 
Little Yogis
Saturday, October 16 • 10:30-11:15am
(3-6 years with parent/caregiver)
Get your zen on with some yoga stories and then try out simple poses. Mats will be provided or feel free to bring your own.
 
Little Book Buddies
Thursday, October 21 • 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.
 
Little Craft Buddies
Thursday, October 28 • 4:15-5:00pm
(4-7 years with parent/caregiver)
Craft Buddies is a program in which a child is paired with a teen as they work to create a craft for the child to take home.
 
Falling Leaves
Wednesday, October 6 • 4:15-5:00pm
(5-9 years)
Leaves, leaves, everywhere! Celebrate the season with some fall stories and a fun leaf craft.
 
Monster Mayhem
Saturday, October 30 • 11:00-11:45am
(5-9 years)
Enjoy mischievous monster stories while we make a Halloween craft.
 
Lego League
Thursday, October 7 • 4:15-5:00pm
(5-10 years)
Calling all master builders. Bring your imaginations to this block party and construct your own creations using our collection of LEGO® bricks.
 
It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
Monday, October 18 • 4:15-5:00pm
(7-10 years)
It’s pumpkin picking time. Join us as we do a Peanuts® Halloween craft and then we’ll watch It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.
 
Science Buddies
Wednesday, October 13 • 4:15-5:00pm
(8-12 years)
Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children to work with simple, but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math. Dress to make a mess.
 
Harry Potter Halloween Party
Wednesday, October 27 • 4:15-5:00pm
(8-12 years)
Enjoy Harry Potter-themed crafts, activities and games to celebrate Halloween. Dress to make a mess.
 
Great Give Back - Color for Kindness
Saturday, October 16 • 10:00am-4:00pm
(For children under age 12)
Stop by the Children’s Room in the Kings Park Building to color bookmarks and cards that will be sent to homebound patrons and local nursing homes. You can also print your own bookmarks and cards from https://bit.ly/GGBColor and return them to the Kings Park Building by Saturday, October 23.
 
 
November Programs
 
Registration begins Friday, October 29 at 9:30am
 
Nursery Rhyme Time
Wednesday, November 3 • 10:30-11:00am
Saturday, November 20 • 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
Tuesday, November 30 • 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.
 
Tot Tunes
Tuesday, November 16 • 10:30-11:00am
(18-35 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy songs, fingerplays, stories and dancing in this musical program. Siblings are welcome.
 
Time for Twos
Tuesday, November 2 • 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, stories and a craft. Siblings are welcome.
 
Amazing ABCs
Thursday, November 4 • 10:30-11:15am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Practice and learn your ABCs with fun stories and a craft.
 
Library Playdate
Monday, November 8 • 10:30-11:15am
(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.
 
Turkey Trouble
Friday, November 19 • 10:30-11:00am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
We will read a few stories about Thanksgiving and do a gobble gobble craft.
 
Mini Makers
Friday, November 5 • 10:30-11:15am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Discover and explore STEAM concepts through play with other little learners. Dress to make a mess.
 
Silly Squirrels
Friday, November 12 • 10:30-11:00am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
The acorns are falling, the squirrels are calling! We will read stories about fall and create a cute squirrel craft.
 
All Aboard at the Library
Monday, November 22 • 10:30-11:15am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Calling all young engineers and conductors. If you love trains, then hop aboard and join us for this fun filled adventure. We will have a short storytime and then we will play with plenty of trains.
 
Storytime Surprise
Tuesday, November 23 • 3:00-3:30pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us as we read an assortment of stories with Miss Sharon and then do a surprise craft.
 
We Love Llamas
Saturday, November 27 • 10:30-11:15am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy stories about loveable llamas while we make a craft.
 
Jump & Play
Monday, November 29 • 10:30-11:15am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Meet new friends at the Library and work on social skills with our fun playground toys.
 
Little Craft Buddies
Tuesday, November 16 • 4:15-5:00pm
(4-7 years)
Craft Buddies is a program in which a child is paired with a teen as they work to create a craft for the child to take home.
 
Little Book Buddies
Monday, November 22 • 4:30-5:15pm
(4-7 years)
Book Buddies is a program in which a child is paired with a teen for a rewarding reading experience.
 
Bingo, it's Bluey!
Tuesday, November 2 • 4:15-5:00pm
(5-8 years)
For real life?! Let’s go on some adventures down under with Bluey and Bingo, then create your own Bluey craft.
 
Little Game Buddies
Thursday, November 4 • 4:15-5:00pm
(5-9 years)
If you love playing board games, then this program is for you! Children will be paired with a teen buddy for an afternoon of playing some of your favorite board games.
 
Pinecone Turkeys
Saturday, November 13 • 11:00-11:45am
(5-9 years)
It’s turkey time! Let’s create adorable turkeys using pinecones and paint.
 
Dragon Tales
Thursday, November 18 • 4:15-5:00pm
(5-9 years)
Enjoy some dragon stories and create your own upcycled dragon.
 
Buzz of the Beekeeper
Tuesday, November 9 • 4:15-5:15pm
(5-12 years)
Join beekeeper Gerald Raffa as he discusses everything bees – including their care, their food, life in the hive and their role in the world.
 
Uke'N Play
Wednesday, December 1 • 4:15-5:00pm
(8-12 years)
Calling all uke players! Join Miss Jessie to learn beginner basics of the ukulele. Instruments will be provided, but feel free to bring your own.