Children's Programs - Smithtown Building

 

January registration begins at 9:30am on December 26.

Twinkle Toes
Saturday, January 5 •10:00-10:30am
(Birth-18 months with parent/caregiver)
Join us for a fun-filled program of songs, rhymes, and stories!

Baby Storytime
Tuesday, January 8 • 2:30-3:00pm
(Birth-18 months with parent/caregiver)
Come and join us for stories, songs and bubble fun.

Baby Parachute Fun
Tuesday, January 29 •10:00-10:30am
(Birth-18 months with parent/caregiver)
Join us for parachute fun around the parachute for our smallest age group.

Nursery Rhyme Time
Wednesday, January 9 •10:00-10:30am
Saturday, January 19 •10:00-10:30am
Saturday, January 26 •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
Tuesday, January 22 •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
Monday, January 28 •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, January 14 • 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
Thursday, January 3 •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
Friday, January 4 •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.

Tuesday, January 22 • 2:30-3:15pm
(2-4 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us as we make painting a little more interesting as we use a Q-Tip as our tool.

Toddler Jump and Play
Thursday, January 17 • 2:30-3:15pm
Saturday, February 2 • 10:00-10:45am
(2-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Meet new friends at the Library and work on social skills with our fun playground toys.

Terrific Threes
Wednesday, January 30 • 10:00-10:45am
(36-47 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy free play, stories, crafts and circle time. Siblings are welcome.

Storytime in Rhyme
Monday, January 7 • 2:30-3:15pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Join us for stories in rhyme, then practice your rhyming skills with a game of Rhyming Bingo.

Opposites Storytime
Tuesday, January 8 • 11:00-11:45am
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
We’ll be learning all about opposites during this fun story and craft program.

Tales for Tots
Friday, January 11 •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.

Shivery Snow Paint
Tuesday, January 15 • 2:30-3:15pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Create art that is cool to the touch with this sparkly, snow puffy paint recipe! Thanks to the shaving cream and glue this paint dries thick and puffy.

Squirrel Appreciation Day
Wednesday, January 16 • 2:30-3:15pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
It’s Squirrel Appreciation Day! Come to the library to listen to stories about our furry little friends and make a squirrel-rrific craft!

Colors of the Rainbow
Tuesday, January 29 • 2:30-3:15pm
(3-5 years with parent/caregiver)
Practice your colors with stories and a craft featuring all the colors of the rainbow.

Pajama Storytime
Wednesday, January 30 • 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.

Gingerbread Storytime
Thursday, January 10 • 4:30-5:00pm
(5-7 years)
We will read some fun stories about the Gingerbread Man while enjoying some delicious gingerbread cookies.

Toasty Tales
Wednesday, January 23 • 4:30-5:15pm
(5-7 years)
Come in from the cold and warm up with some toasty tales shared around our virtual crackling fireplace.

Paper Airplane Challenge
Thursday, January 24 • 4:30-5:15pm
(5-7 years)
Learn about airplanes and how they fly, then make your own paper plane and compete to see whose plane can fly the furthest.

Fractured Fairy Tales
Saturday, January 26 • 3:00-3:45pm
(5-7 years)
We will be enjoying some classic tales with a twist and making a mixed-up craft!

The Year of the Pig
Thursday, January 31 • 4:30-5:15pm
(5-7 years)
Learn about Lunar New Year traditions and celebrate the New Year with stories and a craft.

Friday, January 4 • 7:00-7:45pm
Saturday, January 19 • 3:00-3:45pm
Friday, February 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!

Valentine’s Day with Charlie Brown
Saturday, February 2 • 3:00-3:45pm
(5-12 years)
Join us as we watch Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown and make a bear-y special Valentine craft to bring home.

Kidoodles
Thursday, January 17 • 4:30-5:15pm
(7-10 years)
Come to the library and have fun creating a variety of different arts and crafts projects. Dress to make a mess!

Science Buddies
Tuesday, January 8 • 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.

Polar Bear Cupcakes
Wednesday, January 9 • 7:00-7:45pm
(8-12 years)
These cupcakes look as cute as they taste!

Junior Coding Buddies
Tuesday, January 22 • 4:45-5:30pm
(8-12 years)
If you would like to learn about coding, then you’ll enjoy this program. Each child will be paired with a teen for an afternoon of coding.

Creation Station
Saturdays in January •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.

 

 

 

December registration begins at 9:30am on November 26.

Saturday, December 22 •10:00-10:30am 
Saturday, December 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.
 
Wednesday, December 19 •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
Friday, December 28 •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.

Thursday, December 20 • 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, December 27 • 10:00-10:45am
(36-47 months with parent/caregiver)
Enjoy free play, stories, crafts and circle time. Siblings are welcome.Come to the library to play and create with everybody’s favorite sculpting clay.

Pajama Storytime
Wednesday, December 19 • 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.

Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow
Friday, December 21 • 10:00-10:30am
(4-5 years)
We will enjoy some frosty tales and make a cool winter craft!

Tuesday, December 18 • 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.
 
Saturday, December 29 • 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!
 
Saturdays, December  22 & 29 •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.