Children's Virtual Programs

The Smithtown Library Story Line
(631) 652-6052
Call our story line each week for new stories read by our children’s librarians. We’ve picked our favorite read alouds in a wide range of genres & age groups, so there’s something for everyone. We’ll have five new stories every Wednesday, so add our number to your phone contacts now, and call whenever you need a great story! No registration required.
  
Take and Make-Preschool Packs
Nesconset Building
Learn, play, create and grow. A new craft kit is available at the Nesconset Building every Monday in April, allowing your preschooler to exercise their fine motor skills, creativity and imagination. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Create It Kits
Nesconset Building
Imagine, design and discover. A new craft kit is available at the Nesconset Building every Monday in April, allowing your school age child to grow creatively. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Abstract Art
Commack Building
Create an abstract masterpiece. We will supply the canvas, paints, paintbrush and painters tape. You supply the idea. This program is designed for children ages 8-12. Kits will be available at the Commack Building beginning April 20. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Earth Day Every Day
Smithtown Building
Celebrate Earth Day with an activity kit that will teach you all about helping the planet! Kits will be available at the Smithtown Building beginning April 22. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
   
Rocket Says Clean Up!
Saturday, April 24 • 11:00am
Dive into Nathan Bryon’s story of fearless science-lover Rocket! Get inspired to take action to clean up your community and have fun along the way. No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 1.
 
Storytime with Miss Sharon
Monday, April 26 • 3:00pm
Listen to an exciting read with Miss Sharon geared towards preschoolers. No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 3.
 
Scratchboard Fun
Tuesday, April 27 • 4:00pm
Do you love scratchboard art? Join Miss Samira and explore beautiful artwork that is made using a scratchboard. Kits will be available at the Commack Building beginning April 24. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids). After the program, the video will remain available.
 
Family Magic Show with Magic of Amore
Thursday, April 29 • 7:00pm
Experience edge of your seat fun and excitement with professional magician Amore during this livestream virtual magic show. No registration required. This program will be available on Zoom.
Zoom Information:
http://bit.ly/MagicAmore
Meeting ID: 842 5616 8865
Password: Magic
 
Fantastic Families
Saturday, May 1 • 10:00am
Celebrate someone special in your family when we read stories about those we love. Visit the Nesconset Building beginning April 6 for a kit to make DIY gifts for someone special. Kits include craft materials, instructions and extension materials. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 8.
 
Take and Make-Mother’s Day Mason Jars
Commack Building
Have fun painting and decorating a mason jar for that special someone in your life. It can be used for a bouquet of flowers, pens and pencils, even makeup brushes. Craft kits will be available at the Commack Building beginning May 1. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Emoji Party
Smithtown Building
How many different faces do emojis make? In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, we will learn about all the different emotions and track how we feel each day with our very own Emoji Emotion Tracker. Kits will be available at the Smithtown Building beginning May 3. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Mother’s Day Crafts
Commack Building
Pick up a craft kit filled with surprises for mom or that special someone in your life. Included in the kit will be cards and bookmarks to color, as well as other crafts to make for Mother’s Day. Kits will be available at the Commack Building beginning May 3. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Pre-School Packs
Nesconset Building
Learn, play, create and grow. A new craft kit will be available at the Nesconset Building every Monday in May, allowing your preschooler to exercise their fine motor skills, creativity and imagination. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Create It Kits
Nesconset Building
Imagine, design and create. A new craft kit will be available at the Nesconset Building every Monday in May, allowing your school age child to grow creatively. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-DIY Ceramic Boot Planter
All Buildings
Kids, take part in Smithtown Grows with this DIY ceramic planter kit! Kits have everything you need to decorate, plant and grow your own beautiful flowers. These kits are geared for children 4-12 years old. Pick up a kit from any building beginning May 5. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire May 12.
 
Take and Make-Spring STEAM
Kings Park Building
Learn, create and celebrate spring with crafts and activities for thinkers and tinkerers. Kits will be available at the Kings Park Building beginning May 10. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Fun with Fish
Smithtown Building
Learn all about fish with this interactive kit, which includes a CD fish craft, coloring sheet, a maze, a suggested reading bookmark and a link to World Book Kids: all about fish! Kits will be available at the Smithtown Building beginning May 12. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Cards for Troops
Smithtown Building
Give back this Memorial Day by decorating cards and writing letters that will be sent to troops stationed overseas. Kits will be available at the Smithtown Building beginning May 17. Completed cards must be returned to the Smithtown Building by June 1. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Beautiful Flowers
Commack Building
April showers bring May flowers. Enjoy making a beautiful flower masterpiece or two. Craft kits will be available at the Commack Building beginning May 21. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Spring Has Sprung
Smithtown Building
Celebrate spring with seasonal stories, activities and crafts! Pick up your activity kit from the Smithtown Building beginning May 21, then follow the instructions included to access the video. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Take and Make-Garden Picnic
Kings Park Building
The sun is shining, flowers are blooming, and fruits and veggies are starting to grow. Enjoy stories, crafts and activities perfect for a picnic. Kits will be available at the Kings Park Building beginning May 25. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis.
 
Toddler Music Makers
Saturday, May 1 • 2:30pm
You and your toddler can follow along with our musical program. Grow your music kit with a new instrument every session and jam along to our favorite age appropriate tunes. Materials for the program will be available at the Smithtown Building beginning April 24. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our YouTube channel (https://bit.ly/SmithLibYouTube). After the program, the video will remain available.
 
Star Wars Day-May the 4th Be With You
Tuesday, May 4 • 4:00pm
Let’s celebrate Star Wars Day with a story and a craft. Join us as we share a Star Wars story and a tutorial on how to make a paper towel tube lightsaber, as well as other fun crafts. Craft kits for the program will be available at the Commack Building beginning May 1. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 11.
 
Hooray for Mother’s Day
Wednesday, May 5 • 10:00am
Celebrate Mother’s Day with a story, then make a card for the special person in your life. Craft kits will be available at the Smithtown Building beginning May 5. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 12.
 
Cinco De Mayo
Wednesday, May 5 • 4:00pm
Join Miss Samira while we learn about this colorful Mexican holiday and make an awesome craft. Craft kits for the program will be available at the Commack Building beginning May 1. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 12.
 
Magical Garden Gnomes
Thursday, May 6 • 10:00am
Go big or go gnome. Listen to silly stories and visit the Nesconset Building beginning May 4 for a kit filled with adorable gnome crafts and activities. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 13.
 
Keepsake Photo Vase
Saturday, May 8 • 11:00am
Create a “picture perfect” vase for the special someone in your life who makes you bloom. Kits will be available at the Kings Park Building beginning May 1. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) and on our YouTube channel (https://bit.ly/SmithLibYouTube). After the program, the video will remain available.
 
Storytime with Miss Sharon
Tuesday, May 11 • 3:00pm
Listen to an exciting read with Miss Sharon geared towards preschoolers. No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 18.
 
Kiddoodles
Thursday, May 13 • 10:00am
There are oodles to discover when we read some of our favorite picture books for older readers. Kiddoodles kits are designed for children 5-12 years old and include craft materials, instructions and extension materials. Kits will be available at the Nesconset Building beginning May 4. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 20.
 
Pretty Little Butterflies
Friday, May 14 • 11:00am
Enjoy listening to butterfly stories and then create some beautiful butterfly crafts. Craft kits for the program will be available at the Commack Building beginning May 12. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) and on our YouTube channel (https://bit.ly/SmithLibYouTube) scheduled to expire on May 21.
 
Stuffed Animal Storytime
Wednesday, May 19 • 11:00am
Cuddle up with your favorite stuffed animal friend and enjoy listening to some fun stories. No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 26.
 
Hip Squeaks
Thursday, May 20 • 10:00am
Read aloud fun and simple songs for preschoolers. Hip Squeaks kits are designed for children 2-4 years old and will be available at the Nesconset Building beginning May 4. Kits included craft materials, instructions and extension materials. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 27.
 
Amazing Axolotls
Monday, May 24 • 11:00am
Have you ever heard of an axolotl? Join Miss Jessie to learn about these unique amphibians and then we’ll read a silly story! No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on May 31.
 
Storytime with Miss Sharon
Wednesday, May 26 • 3:00pm
Listen to an exciting read with Miss Sharon geared towards preschoolers. No registration required. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on June 2.
 
Brainy Babies
Thursday, May 27 • 10:00am
Learn new songs and finger plays while you bond with your little one. Brainy Baby kits are designed for children birth-23 months and will be available at the Nesconset Building beginning May 4. Kits include instructions and extension materials. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on June 3.
 
Little Builders
Friday, May 28 • 11:00am
Welcome to the construction zone! Little builders will enjoy hearing construction stories and creating some construction themed crafts. Crafts are geared for children 4-6 years old. Craft kits for the program will be available at the Commack Building beginning May 26. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) and on our YouTube channel (https://bit.ly/SmithLibYouTube) scheduled to expire on June 4.
 
Dude’s Day
Saturday, May 29 • 10:00am
Celebrate a special dude in your family when we read stories about the guys we love. Visit the Nesconset Building beginning May 4 for a kit to make DIY gifts for someone special. No registration required. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. This program will be shared on our Children’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SmithtownLibraryKids) scheduled to expire on June 5.