Nesconset Building

Children's Programs - Nesconset

July Pop Up Programs
Registration Begins July 20
Tiny Tales
(12-35 months with parent/caregiver)
Friday, July 30 • 11:00-11:30am
Wiggle and giggle while exploring early literacy fun with your little one.
Under the Sea
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Thursday, July 29 • 10:00-10:30am OR 11:00-11:30am
The seaweed is always greener at the Library. Explore the magical world of the deep blue sea with “fin-tastic” stories, songs and crafts.
Toddler Tales
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Monday, July 26 • 10:00-10:30am OR 11:00-11:30am
Rollick and rhyme with stories and songs.
Marvelous Me
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Friday, July 23 • 10:00-10:30am OR 11:00-11:30am
We are all wonders – celebrate one another and what makes each of us unique with stories and movement activities.
Pigeon Presents
(5-7 years)
Thursday, July 22 • 3:00-3:30 OR 4:00-4:30pm
The pigeon is back! Join us for hilarious stories by Mo Willems followed by fun crafts all about your favorite pigeon.
Pop Art
(6-12 years)
Saturday, July 24 • 11:00-11:30am
Keep cool with a summer storytime, and create your own delicious work of art using watercolors.
Fit to Print
(8-12 years)
Friday, July 30 • 3:00-3:30pm OR 4:00-4:30pm
Stamp out a work of art when you learn a unique print making technique.
Discover Claude Monet
(8-12 years)
Monday, August 2 • 10:00-10:30am OR 11:00-11:30am
Visit Claude Monet’s magical garden through stories based on his work. We will then create a beautiful paper water lily scene. Dress to make a mess.
August Programs
In-person, online, and telephone registration begins on Tuesday, August 3 at 9:30am.   Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.
Nursery Rhyme Time
(Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)
Thursday, August 5 • 10:00-10:30am
Thursday, August 5 • 11:00-11:30am
Saturday, August 28 • 9:30-10:00am
Enjoy a traditional time of nursery rhymes and songs for baby. A great introduction to the Library for the youngest of children!
Wonderful Ones
(12-23 months with parent/caregiver)
Wednesday, August 18 • 11:00-11:45am
This action-packed program engages little ones in language-based activities; includes free play, stories and fun! Siblings are welcome.
Time for Twos
(24-35 months with parent/caregiver)
Friday, August 20 • 11:00-11:45am
Visit the Library and enjoy building social skills in a relaxed, friendly environment; includes free play, songs, stories, and a craft. Siblings are welcome.
Toddler Tales
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Wednesday, August 11 • 10:30-11:00am OR 11:30-12:00pm
Rollick and rhyme with stories and songs.
Sunny Days Storytime
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Monday, August 9 • 10:30-11:00am OR 11:30-12:00pm
It is time for fun in the summer sun, celebrate with stories, songs and movement activities.
Storytime Safari
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Monday, August 23 • 10:00-10:30am OR 11:00-11:30am
Wild characters abound when you open a book. Treat your mind to an adventure with stories and an art project.
Kindness Kids
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Saturday, August 7 • 10:30-11:00am
Throw kindness around like confetti. Join us for crafts, read-alouds and songs all about getting along.
We Love Our Pets
(5-7 years old)
Monday, August 30 • 10:00-10:30am OR 11:00-11:30am
We love pets as much as we love books. Join us for stories and crafts featuring our furry, scaly and feathered friends.
Unicorn Adventures
(5-7 years old)
Friday, August 27 • 10:00-10:30am OR 11:00-11:30am
Join us over the rainbow to celebrate magic and whimsy of unicorns with stories and crafts.
Chess and Checkers Buddies
(5-12 years old)
Friday, August 27 • 4:00-4:45pm
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.
(6-12 years old)
Saturday, August 28 • 11:00-11:30am
Open a book and you will find all kinds of adventures, join us for stories and a unique crafting experience.
Pocket Full of Colors
(8-12 years old)
Tuesday, August 10 • 2:30-3:00pm
Discover the colorful world of Mary Blaire, Disney artist extraordinaire, when we read Pocket Full of Colors by Mary Guglielmo and Jacqueline Tourville. Using pastels, we will create a self-portrait inspired by Mary Blaire.
Creatures at Night
(8-12 years old)
Friday, August 13 • 3:00-3:30pm OR 4:00-4:30pm
While you are at home asleep, these animals are wide awake. Learn facts about nocturnal creatures through books and create painted canvas art using cut-outs of bats, owls and more.
Bike Rodeo
(For families with children under the age of 12)
Wednesday, August 25 • 10:00-12:00pm
The Smithtown Library and the Suffolk County Police Department invite you to bring your bike and helmet to the Library and ride our safety track in the parking lot. Learn real world bicycle safety skills, such as where to ride on the road, safely crossing an intersection and how to properly wear a helmet.