Children's Programs - Kings Park Building

 
September 2019
(Scroll down for August)
 
Registration for September programs at the Kings Park building will be on Friday, August 30 at 9:30am.
 
Baby Playground
Friday, September 13 • 10:30-11:15am
(Birth-18 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
Tuesday, September 3 • 10:30-11:00am
Saturday, September 21 • 3:00-3:30pm
(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. 

Tot Tunes
Tuesday, October 1 • 2:30-3:00pm
(18-35 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy songs, fingerplays, stories and dancing in this musical program.
 
Time for Twos
Wednesday, September 11 • 2:30-3:15pm
(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
Wednesday, October 2 • 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.
 
Library Playdate
Wednesday, September 18 • 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.
 
Love My Grandparents
Thursday, September 5 • 2:30-3:15pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Grandparents Day is coming soon. Come into the Library for stories and make a special gift. Dress to make a mess.
 
Love My Library
Monday, September 9 • 2:30-3:00pm
(3-5 with parent/caregiver)
Come on in for stories and a craft featuring one of our favorite places - the Library.
 
Storytime Surprise
Tuesday, September 24 • 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.
 
TinkerLab
Tuesday, October 1 • 10:30-11:15am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us for a 'maker' environment designed for the littlest of tinkerers. Dress to make a mess.
 
Little Book Buddies
Wednesday, September 25 • 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.
 
Budding Builders
Saturday, September 28 • 11:00-11:45am
(5-7 years)
Tinker in this one-of-a kind lab for younger kids that explores science, simple mechanics, elements of design and other creative projects. The possibilities are limited only by your imagination.
 
Junior Lego® Buddies
Thursday, September 12 • 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.
 
Little Game Buddies
Wednesday, September 18 • 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.
 
BINGO
Thursday, September 19 • 4:15-5:00pm
(6-8 years)
Come to the Library and play BINGO with us. If you are a winner you can pick a prize from our treasure chest.
 
Easy Origami
Monday, September 23 • 4:15-5:00pm
(6-8 years)
Do you want to try something new? Join us to make some fun origami figures.
 
Junior MakerSpace
Monday, September 30 • 4:15-5:00pm
(8-12 years)
Tinker in the one-of-a-kind lab that explores science, simple mechanics, elements of design, and other creative projects. The possibilities are only limited by your imagination.
 
Nerd Squad
Wednesday, September 4 • 4:15-5:00pm
(8-12 years)
Geek out over all things pop-culture in this friendly, inclusive environment. We will enjoy lively conversation as we discuss our newsletter, do fun crafts or activities and watch a short video playlist. A small snack will be served.
 
Creation Station
Saturdays • 10:00am-3:00pm
(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.
 
 
 
August 2019
 
Registration for August programs at the Kings Park building will be on Friday, July 26 at 9:30am.
 
Baby Playground
Tuesday, August 13 • 3:30-4:15pm
(Birth-18 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
Saturday, August 3 • 10:30-11:00am
Thursday, August 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.
 
Tot Tunes
Wednesday, August 28 • 10:30-11:00am
(18-35 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy songs, fingerplays, stories and dancing in this musical program.
 
Time for Twos
Friday, August 16 •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.
 
Art Starts
Wednesday, August 7 • 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.
 
I Am Growing
Wednesday, August 21 • 10:30-11:00am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
They grow so quickly! Join us for stories and a craft about the littlest ones who are getting oh so big.
 
Ladybug, Ladybug
Thursday, August 8 • 10:30-11:00am
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Do you love ladybugs? Then join us for stories all about them and some of their buggy friends. We’ll make a craft, too.
 
Library Playdate
Thursday, August 29 • 3:30-4:15pm
(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.
 
All Aboard at the Library
Wednesday, August 14 • 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 plenty trains sets for you to play with.
 
Dragon Tails and Scales
Tuesday, August 13 • 10:30-11:00am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
We will read stories about fire-breathing dragons and then make a “cool” craft.
 
Fruit Rockets
Monday, August 5 • 10:30-11:15am
(3-6 years with parent/caregiver)
Chef Rob is back to help us make fruit kabobs shaped like rockets.
 
Little Book Buddies
Wednesday, August 28 • 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.
 
Eric Carle Collage
Thursday, August 8 • 4:15-5:00pm
(5-7 years)
Join us for a celebration of all things Eric Carle. Make your own collage while we read some of his classic books.
 
Junior Lego® Buddies
Monday, August 5 • 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.
 
Little Game Buddies
Thursday, August 22 • 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.
 
Easy Origami
Monday, August 12 • 3:30-4:15pm
(6-8 years)
Do you want to try something new? Join us to make some fun origami figures.
 
Storm Trooper Cookies
Monday, August 5 • 11:30am-12:15pm
(7-12 years with parent/caregiver)
Join Chef Rob as he helps us assemble an army of edible storm trooper cookies for the Empire. Rebels, beware.
 
Nerd Squad
Wednesday, August 7 • 4:15-5:00pm
(8-12 years)
Geek out over all things pop-culture in this friendly, inclusive environment. We will enjoy lively conversation as we discuss our newsletter, do fun crafts or activities and watch a short video playlist. A small snack will be served.
 
Scratch Art Fun
Monday, August 19 • 3:30-4:00pm
(8-12 years)
Enjoy coming to the library and creating a scratch art project.
 
Solar System Necklaces
Wednesday, August 14 • 4:15-5:00pm
(8-12 years)
Join us for a fun day reading stories about the planets and make your own solar system necklace to take home.
 
Town Troopers
Saturday, August 17 • 11:00am-12:00pm
(8-12 years)
Do a good deed and join us for community service projects. We’ll craft, build, and make our community better. Make sure to bring a positive attitude and your helping hands!
 
Creation Station
Saturday, August 10, 17, 24, 31 • 10:00am-3:00pm
(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.
 
Family Movie Matinee
Thursday, August 29 • 10:30am
(For families with children under the age of 12)
Muppets from Space
Bring the family down to the Library for a fun movie. A small snack will be served. Rated G; runtime 87 minutes.
 
Caregiver’s Craft Circle
Wednesday, August 21 • 5:30-6:30pm
(For parents and caregivers of children under 12)
First Day of School Signs
A special craft time for parents and caregivers dedicated to children-centered creations. If you can't make it to the library alone, toys and coloring sheets will be supplied for children to enjoy on the side.