Smithtown Building

Children's Programs - Smithtown Building

September Programs (Registration begins August 30 at 9:30am)
 
Nursery Rhyme Time
S-Tuesday, September 21 • 10:00-10:30am
S-Wednesday, September 29 • 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.
 
Fine Motor Fun
S-Tuesday, September 28 • 10:00-10:45am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Give your muscles a workout with crafts and activities that help develop fine motor skills. Dress to make a mess.
 
Terrific Threes
S-Thursday, September 23 • 10:00-10:30am
(36-47 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy free play, stories, crafts, and circle time. Siblings are welcome.
 
Let’s Move-Songs and Stories
S-Wednesday, September 22 • 2:30-3:00pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us for this fun program featuring interactive stories that will have us moving, singing, and rhyming along.
 
Breakfast Party
S-Saturday, September 25 • 10:00-10:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Did you know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day? Join Miss Cecilia for songs, stories and breakfast-themed fun. We’ll even use cereal to make a unique craft!
 
Happy Birthday Storytime
S-Monday, September 27 • 11:00-11:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Is your birthday in September? Even if it isn’t, we will be celebrating all birthdays during this fun storytime and craft program.
 
LEGO League
S-Wednesday, September 29 • 4:30-5:00pm
(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.
 
 
October Programs (Registration begins September 27 at 9:30am)
 
Nursery Rhyme Time
S-Monday, October 4 • 10:00-10:30am
S-Tuesday, October 12 • 10:00-10:30am
S-Saturday, October 23 • 10:00-10:30am
S-Thursday, October 28 • 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
S-Monday, October 25 • 10:00-10:45am
(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.
 
Time for Twos
S-Tuesday, October 5 • 10:00-10:45am
(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.
 
Art Starts
S-Thursday, October 7 • 10:00-10:45am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Different crafts encourage children’s eye-hand coordination and gross and fine motor skills development as they explore a variety of materials; includes storytime. Dress to make a mess.
 
Friday Funday
S-Friday, October 15 • 10:00-10:45am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us in our Children’s Craft room for fun-filled creative play.
 
Library Playdate
S-Monday, October 18 • 10:00-10:45am
(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.
 
Little Architects
S-Wednesday, October 20 • 10:00-10:45am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Listen to a story about building, then experiment with building your own towers out of all different types of materials.
 
Peek-a-BOO
S-Wednesday, October 27 • 10:00-10:45am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Celebrate Halloween with a variety of crafts and art projects. Dress to make a mess.
 
Terrific Threes
S-Thursday, October 14 • 10:00-10:45am
(36-47 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy free play, stories, crafts and circle time. Siblings are welcome.
 
Let’s Move: Songs and Stories
S-Tuesday, October 12 • 3:00-3:30pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us for this fun program featuring interactive stories that will have us moving, singing and rhyming along.
 
Halloween Silhouette Art
S-Friday, October 22 • 11:00-11:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Get ready for Halloween with a story, then make some spooky silhouette art to take home! Dress to make a mess.
 
Pajama Storytime
S-Monday, October 18 • 7:00-7:30pm
(3-6 years with parent/caregiver)
Want to come to the Library in your pajamas? Join us for stories and songs and bring a favorite stuffed animal if you’d like!
 
Farm Animal Fun
S-Wednesday, October 13 • 3:00-3:45pm
(4-5 years)
An oink, a moo, a cockadoodledoo! Join us for some farm animal fun including stories, activities and a craft!
 
Halloween Monster Party
S-Thursday, October 28 • 3:00-3:45pm
(4-5 years)
Come to the library for a monstrously good time filled with not-so-scary monster stories and a fun craft!
 
Cider and Stories
S-Tuesday, October 26 • 5:00-5:30pm
(5-7 years)
Enjoy seasonal beverages and snacks while we listen to some funny stories about fall.
 
LEGO League
S-Wednesday, October 6 • 4:30-5:15pm
(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.
 
Buzz of the Beekeeper
S-Saturday, October 2 • 3:00-4:00pm
(5-11 years)
Meet a skilled beekeeper and learn how he maintains hives and cares for bee colonies, then learn all about the importance of bees for pollination, food and flowers!
 
Ceramic Pumpkin Banks
S-Tuesday, October 5 • 4:30-5:15pm
(8-12 years)
Have fun painting and decorating a ceramic pumpkin bank. Dress to make a mess!
 
History in a Box
S-Saturday, October 9 • 3:00-4:00pm
(8-12 years)
October is Italian Heritage Month! Learn all about the history of Italians in America through a variety of artifacts from history.
 
3D Printing Workshop
S-Monday, October 25 • 6:30-8:00pm
(8-12 years)
Learn about the basics of 3D printing and design in this hands-on workshop! We’ll practice creating 3D designs, then we’ll use what we learned to make and assemble 3D printed racecars.
 
The Great Giveback: Patchwork Mural
S-Saturday, October 16 • 10:00am-4:00pm
(Families)
Channel your inner artist to design a colorful patchwork mural for a local community center! Come to the Library during these hours to create your stellar piece. No registration required.
 
Monster Mash
S-Saturday, October 30 • 11:00am-12:00pm
S-Saturday, October 30 • 3:00-4:00pm
(Families)
Join us for a Halloween party filled with crafts and games, then trick-or-treat through the Library in a Halloween parade! Don’t forget to wear your costume.