Children's Programs - Smithtown Building

March Registration begins at 9:30am on February 25.
 
Twinkle Toes
Saturday, March 9 •10:00-10:30am
(Birth-18 months with parent/caregiver)
Join us for a fun-filled program of songs, rhymes, and stories!
 
Monday, March 4 •10:00-10:30am
Wednesday, March 13 •10:00-10:30am
Saturday, March 23 •10:00-10:30am
Saturday, March 30 •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
Thursday, March 21 •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
Wednesday, March 27 •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.
 
Monday Funday
Monday, March 11 • 11:00-11:45am
(2-3 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us in our Activities Room in the Children’s Department for fun-filled creative play.
 
Library Playdate
Tuesday, March 5 •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.
 
Art Starts
Wednesday, March 6 •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.
 
Construction Time
Tuesday, March 19 • 2:30-3:15pm
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Do you love cranes, backhoes and dump trucks? If so, come to the library to listen to some construction stories and do a fun craft.
 
Toddler Dance Party
Monday, March 4 • 2:30-3:00pm
(2-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Dress your little one up for a fancy dance party celebration!
Toddler Jump and Play
Thursday, March 14 • 2:30-3:15pm
(2-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Meet new friends at the Library and work on social skills with our fun playground toys.
 
Terrific Threes
Friday, March 29 • 10:00-10:45am
(36-47 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy free play, stories, crafts and circle time. Siblings are welcome.
 
Kitten Storytime
Saturday, March 23 • 11:00-11:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us for stories and rhymes about sweet, fluffy kittens and make a cute kitty craft.
 
Tales for Tots
Friday, March 8 •11:00-11:30am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us for a special themed storytime at the Smithtown Historical Society! Please note: class will meet at the Smithtown Historical Society’s Roseneath Cottage.
 
Little Storytellers
Tuesday, March 12 • 10:00-10:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Some of our stories are missing their words! Help us figure out what’s happening in these wordless picture books, and then create your own wordless story to take home.
 
Circles, Squares and Triangles
Wednesday, March 20 • 10:00-10:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Practice your shapes with stories and a craft.
 
Mix It Up
Tuesday, March 26 • 10:00-10:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Learn about how colors mix together to create different colors, then experiment to create a color of your own. Dress to make a mess.
Pajama Storytime
Wednesday, March 27 • 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. Siblings are welcome.
 
Moose Tracks Mystery Storytime
Thursday, March 28 • 2:30-3:00pm
(4-5 years)
Who left moose tracks all over the house? We will solve this and other mysteries in the fun storytime.
 
Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Celebration
Tuesday, March 5 • 4:30-5:00pm
(5-7 years)
We’ll be celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday by reading funny Seuss stories and of course, enjoying delicious cupcakes.
 
Engineering Challenge
Thursday, March 7 • 4:30-5:15pm
(5-7 years)
Listen to Muncha Muncha Muncha by Candace Fleming and create your own invention to keep the bunnies out of the garden.
 
Saturday, March 16 • 3:00-3:45pm
(5-12 years)
Calling all master builders! Bring your imaginations to this block party and construct your own creations using our collection of LEGO® bricks!
 
Science Buddies
Tuesday, March 12 • 4:45-5:30pm 
(8-12 years)
Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children to work with simple but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math. Dress to make a mess.
 
Tuesday, March 26 • 4:45-5:30pm
(4-7 years)
Craft buddies is a program in which a child is paired with a teen as they work together to create a craft for the child to take home.
 
Creation Station
Saturdays, March 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 •10:00-3:00pm
(For families with 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.
 
Family Bingo
Saturday, March 30 • 3:00-3:45pm
(For families with children under the age of 12)
Come to the library to enjoy Bingo card fun. Sure to be fun for the whole family!
 

 

February Registration began at 9:30am on January 28.
 
Twinkle Toes
Saturday, February 9 •10:00-10:30am
(Birth-18 months with parent/caregiver)
Join us for a fun-filled program of songs, rhymes, and stories!
 
Nursery Rhyme Time
Tuesday, February 5 •10:00-10:30am
Saturday, February 16 •10:00-10:30am
Saturday, February 23 •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
Wednesday, February 20 •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
Tuesday, February 26 •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.
 
Monday Funday
Monday, February 11 • 11:00-11:45am
(2-3 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us in our Activities Room in the Children’s Department for fun-filled creative play.
 
Library Playdate
Monday, February 4 •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.
 
Art Starts
Thursday, February 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.
 
Sweet Storytime
Thursday, February 14 • 2:30-3:15pm
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us for some sweet stories and make a Valentine’s craft to give to someone special.
 
Valentine’s Day Pom Pom Painting
Tuesday, February 12 • 2:30-3:15pm
(2-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Make a heart card for Valentine’s Day using pom poms as your paintbrush. Dress to make a mess.
 
Toddler Jump and Play
Wednesday, February 13 • 2:30-3:15pm
(2-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Meet new friends at the Library and work on social skills with our fun playground toys.
 
Terrific Threes
Thursday, February 28 • 10:00-10:45am
(36-47 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy free play, stories, crafts and circle time. Siblings are welcome.
 
Fine Motor Fun
Monday, February 25 • 2:30-3:15pm
(3-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Give your muscles a workout with activities and simple crafts that help develop fine motor skills.
 
Penguin Storytime
Monday, February 11 • 2:30-3:15pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Come and listen to penguin stories and make a penguin craft.
 
Saddle Up for Horse Storytime
Friday, February 15 •10:00-10:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Giddy up down to the library for a fun storytime and craft program featuring horses, of course!
 
Valentine’s Day Storytime
Saturday, February 16 •11:00-11:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Come and listen to Valentine’s Day stories and make a lovely craft for someone special.
 
Messy Storytime
Wednesday, February 27 • 2:30-3:15pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Come to the library to hear some fun stories and create a messy masterpiece!
 
Tales for Tots
Friday, February 8 •11:00-11:30am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us for a special themed storytime at the Smithtown Historical Society! Please note: class will meet at the Smithtown Historical Society’s Roseneath Cottage.
 
Little Architects
Tuesday, February 19 • 10:00-10:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us for stories about building, then experiment with building your own towers out of different materials.
 
Storytime A to Z
Thursday, February 21 • 2:30-3:15pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Practice your ABC’s with stories and a game of alphabet bingo.
 
Pajama Storytime
Wednesday, February 27 • 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. Siblings are welcome.
 
Little Craft Buddies
Tuesday, February 5 • 4:45-5:30pm
(4-7 years)
Craft Buddies is a program in which a child is paired with a teen as they work together to create a craft for the child to take home.
 
Little Book Buddies
Tuesday, February 26 • 4:45-5:30pm
(4-7 years)
Book Buddies is a program in which a child is paired with a teen for a rewarding reading experience.
 
Getting Ready to Code
Saturday, February 9 • 3:00-3:45pm
(5-7 years)
Get ready to code with screen-free games that will teach you how to think like a programmer.
 
Snow Day Fun
Wednesday, February 27 • 4:30-5:15pm
(5-7 years)
Come in from the cold for some storytime snow fun. Create your own magnetic snow plow to take home.
 
LEGO® League
Saturday, February 16 • 3:00-3:45pm
Friday, March 1 • 7:00-7:45pm
(5-12 years)
Calling all master builders! Bring your imaginations to this block party and construct your own creations using our collection of LEGO® bricks!
 
Pink Fluffy Slime
Wednesday, February 13 • 7:00-7:45pm
(8-12 years)
Make a fun, gooey gift and say, “Be My Valenslime”.
 
Index Card Engineering Challenge
Thursday, February 28 • 4:30-5:15pm
(8-12 years)
We will be splitting up into teams to see who can build the strongest structure using basic office supplies. Light snacks will be served. Are you up for the challenge?
 
Creation Station
Saturdays, February 2, 9, 16 & 23 •10:00-3:00pm
(For families with 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.
 
Library Mini-Golf
Friday, February 22 • 6:00-6:15pm
Friday, February 22 • 6:15-6:30pm
Friday, February 22 • 6:30-6:45pm
Friday, February 22 • 6:45-7:00pm
Friday, February 22 • 7:00-7:15pm
Friday, February 22 • 7:15-7:30pm
Friday, February 22 • 7:30-7:45pm
Friday, February 22 • 7:45-8:00pm
(For families with children under the age of 12)
Stop by the library for a round of miniature golf! Sign up for a tee time and putt your way around our indoor mini golf course. Tee times are every 15 minutes from 6:00-7:45pm. Please sign up for one tee time per family.
 
Parent Workshop: Online Homework Help and Database Review
Thursday, February 7 • 4:30-5:15pm
(Adults)
Is your child struggling with homework, papers and tests? Join us in our Learn Lab to learn all about the online resources we offer including Brainfuse. Brainfuse is a database available to all Smithtown Library cardholders that allows you to interact with live tutors in math, science, reading/writing and social studies. Please note that your library card will be necessary in order to create a Brainfuse account.