Children's Programs - Kings Park Building

 

 

 

JANUARY Programs (scroll down for December)

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for January programs begins on Friday, December 22, 2017 at 9:30am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme Time

Saturday, January 13 •10:00-10:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Monday, January 29 • 11:00-11:30am (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, January 16 • 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           

Friday, January 12 • 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, stories and a craft.  Siblings are welcome.

 

 

Souper Soup  

Thursday, January 4 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)  

It’s National Soup Month!  Join us for some yummy stories and then do a “souper” craft.

 

 

Hats and Mittens 

Tuesday, January 30 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)  

Read some chilly tales with us and do a cool craft.

 

 

Elephants in the Bathtub 

Thursday, January 18 • 10:30-11:00am (2-3 years with parent/caregiver)         

Rub-a-dub-dub, elephants in the tub. Enjoy this bubbly storytime.

 

 

Construction Zone  

Tuesday, January 2 • 3:00-3:45pm (2-4 years with parent/caregiver)

Put on your hard hats and bring your little construction workers to build with all types of blocks.

 

 

Library Playdate 

Saturday, January 20 • 10:00-10:45am (2-4 year 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.

 

 

Time to Bundle Up 

Wednesday, January 3 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Brrrr!  It’s cold outside!  Join us for stories about hats and mittens that are sure to warm you up.  Make a craft, too.

 

 

Frosty’s Winter Wonderland 

Thursday, January 4 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Come and enjoy some of your favorite "cool" stories and have fun decorating your own adorable snowman.

 

 

If You’re Happy and You Know It  

Saturday, January 6 • 3:00-3:30pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Clap your hands, stomp your feet, and enjoy these happy stories. Then we’ll make a fun smiley snowman craft.

 

 

Wonderful Winter 

Thursday, January 11 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy winter stories and then make cool craft fitting for the season.

 

 

Thomas and Friends 

Thursday, January 11 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Let’s take a trip to the Island of Sodor to read about Thomas’s adventures. Make your own Thomas the tank engine craft to take home.

 

 

Storytime Surprise 

Tuesday, January 16 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Join us as we read an assortment of stories with Miss Sharon and then do a surprise craft!

 

 

Our Feathered Friends 

Monday, January 22 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Flock on down to the Library to listen to stories about birds and then make a feeder to bring home with you to help the birds in your yard get through the cold winter.  Please bring a clean milk/juice carton with you and dress to make a mess!

 

 

It’s a Mystery 

Tuesday, January 23 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

See if you can solve the mysteries in the stories we share.  Then make your own “I Spy” bottle.

 

 

All Aboard at the Library  

Wednesday, January 24 • 11:00-11:45am (3-5 year 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 all types of trains set up for you to play with.

 

 

Junior LEGO® Buddies    

Wednesday, January 10 • 4:15-5:00pm (5-7 years)

Do you enjoy building things? Come join the fun! Children will be paired with a teen for a rewarding experience.

 

 

Storytime Scramble  

Tuesday, January 9 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-8 years)

Join us after school as we read, relax and make an awesome craft.

 

 

Let It Snow  

Saturday, January 20 • 3:00-3:30pm (5-9 years)

Do you love snow? Join us for snowy stories while we make a cool craft.

 

 

Little Game Buddies   

Wednesday, January 24 • 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!

 

 

Little Art Buddies 

Monday, January 29 • 4:15-5:00 (5-9 years)

Enjoy an afternoon paired with a teen to create and explore different art techniques. 

Dress to make a mess!

 

 

Four Seasons BINGO 

Saturday, January 13 • 3:00-3:30pm (6-10 years)

What is your favorite season? Our BINGO boards are filled with pictures of all of your favorite seasons. Get BINGO and win a small prize.

 

 

Winter Penguin Glitter Mosaic  

Saturday, January 27 • 3:00-3:30pm (7-10 years)

Celebrate the season with this adorable mosaic featuring a cheerful, glittery penguin.

 

 

Science Buddies        

Saturday, January 27 • 10:15-11:00am (8-12 years)

Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children together to work with simple, but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math. Dress to make a mess.

 

 

Creation Station

Saturdays, January 6, 13, 20 and 27 • 10:00am-4:00pm (For children under the age of 12) No registration required.

Are you looking for something to do on Saturday?  Come to the library during these hours and complete some cool crafts.  

 

 

 

DECEMBER Programs

 

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for December programs begins on Friday, November 17, 2017 at  9:30am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme Time

Wednesday, December 13 • 11:00-11:30am (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.                     

 

 

Terrific Threes       

Wednesday, December 13 • 3:15-4:00pm (36-47 months with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy free play, stories, crafts, and circle time.  Siblings are welcome.

 

 

You Are My Sunshine       

Tuesday, December 19 • 3:00-3:30pm (2 years with parent/caregiver)

Celebrate summer in December. Come and enjoy summer stories and make an adorable sun.

 

 

Welcome in Winter                       

Friday, December 22 • 11:00-11:30am (2-3 years with parent/caregiver)

Come in from the cold and warm up with winter stories and a cool craft.

 

 

Counting Cookies

Tuesday, December 12 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)          

Join us for stories and activities featuring cookies that are sure to make your mouth water.  We may just have to sample some, too.

 

 

Olaf and Friends                

Friday, December 15 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy stories about our favorite snowman and some of his friends.   Then make an adorable Olaf puppet.

 

 

Storytime Surprise

Wednesday, December 20 • 3:30-4:00pm (Ages 3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Join us as we read an assortment of stories with Miss Sharon and then do a surprise craft.

 

 

Assorted Sticker Scenes                           

Thursday, December 28 • 3:00-3:30pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Come relax at the library as we read and do a favorite sticker scene.

 

 

Spotlight on the Author Jan Brett

Thursday, December 14 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Jan Brett is known for her beautifully illustrated books.  In honor of her birthday this month we will read some favorite tales, such as The Mitten and Gingerbread Baby and then do a fun craft.

 

 

Gingerbread Man

Thursday, December 21 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

You can't catch me, I'm the Gingerbread Man. Enjoy gingerbread man stories and then have fun decorating a paper gingerbread man.

 

 

Put Me in the Zoo

Tuesday, December 12 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-8 years)

People say a leopard's spots never change, but I guess they haven't met Spot!

 

 

Reindeer Games

Monday, December 18 • 4:00-4:30pm (5-9 years)

Join us for reindeer stories and games! Then we'll make a fun reindeer ornament.

 

 

December Holidays

Tuesday, December 26 • 11:00-11:30am (5-11 years)

Stop in and do different crafts relating to Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa and winter.

 

 

The Nutcracker

Thursday, December 21 • 4:30-5:00pm (6-11 years)

Enjoy the wonderful story of The Nutcracker as we make a magical craft.

 

 

Science Buddies

Saturday, December 16 • 10:15-11:00am (8-12 years)

Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children together to work with simple, but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math. Dress to make a mess.

 

 

Creation Station

Saturdays • 10:00am-4:00pm (For children under the age of 12)

Are you looking for something to do on Saturday?  Come to the library during these hours and complete some cool crafts.  No registration required.