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Friday December 15, 2017
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Drop-In Craft @ Knightsville
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

All ages are welcome to drop in to Knightsville to make a fun ornament craft!  All materials provided.  Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
Saturday December 16, 2017
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Ornament Making @ Auburn
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Deck the halls and make an ornament at the library! This workshop will provide several different ornament designs for children and families to make and take home. There will be holiday music and juice provided. No registration required, drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Monday January 8, 2018
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Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week One: Discover Colors - with a Walking Water Color Experiment

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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RICBA Book Club @ Central
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

You be the judge! At each meeting, we will discuss 4 of this year’s RICBA Nominees. Children in grades 3-5 can read one or more book for each session. In February, members of the club will vote for their favorite title. Registration is required. Visit cranstonlibrary.org/ricba for a list of each month’s discussion titles. 

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Beginning Reader Book Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Come join your child on their journey to independent reading.  We'll all read out loud at the same time and do activities to expand our understanding of the stories.   Nobody has to read alone.  Multiple copies of the books will be provided.  Registration is required.  Recommended for grades K-2.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Tuesday January 9, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities todevelop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Minecraft Adventures @ Central
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

In this program for grades 3-6, we will explore a different Minecraft adventure map each week, playing together in the same world. Participants play on library laptops and do not need their own accounts or devices. Beginners welcome! Registration is required.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday January 10, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Legos in the Library @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly Lego challenge!  We provide the Legos.  You provide the creativity.  Stop-motion stations will be set up so you can try recording your creations, one second at a time.  Registration is required.

LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
 
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled programs, featuring a naturalist activity, free play time, and a mobile nature swap activity! Registration is required to participate in these fun, free events. Registration is required, space is limited.

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Thursday January 11, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Comic Creators @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

This program is designed for children in grades 3 - 6 to learn about comics, visual storytelling, and graphic art. Each week we will experiment with a different genre of comics and create a mini-project. Registration is required.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Friday January 12, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Tuesday January 16, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities todevelop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Minecraft Adventures @ Central
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

In this program for grades 3-6, we will explore a different Minecraft adventure map each week, playing together in the same world. Participants play on library laptops and do not need their own accounts or devices. Beginners welcome! Registration is required.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday January 17, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Legos in the Library @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly Lego challenge!  We provide the Legos.  You provide the creativity.  Stop-motion stations will be set up so you can try recording your creations, one second at a time.  Registration is required.

LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
 
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled programs, featuring a naturalist activity, free play time, and a mobile nature swap activity! Registration is required to participate in these fun, free events. Registration is required, space is limited.

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Thursday January 18, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Comic Creators @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

This program is designed for children in grades 3 - 6 to learn about comics, visual storytelling, and graphic art. Each week we will experiment with a different genre of comics and create a mini-project. Registration is required.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Friday January 19, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday January 22, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week Three: Discover Transportation (with a Lego Car Build and Race)

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Beginning Reader Book Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Come join your child on their journey to independent reading.  We'll all read out loud at the same time and do activities to expand our understanding of the stories.   Nobody has to read alone.  Multiple copies of the books will be provided.  Registration is required.  Recommended for grades K-2.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Tuesday January 23, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities todevelop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Minecraft Adventures @ Central
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

In this program for grades 3-6, we will explore a different Minecraft adventure map each week, playing together in the same world. Participants play on library laptops and do not need their own accounts or devices. Beginners welcome! Registration is required.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday January 24, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Legos in the Library @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly Lego challenge!  We provide the Legos.  You provide the creativity.  Stop-motion stations will be set up so you can try recording your creations, one second at a time.  Registration is required.

LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
 
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled programs, featuring a naturalist activity, free play time, and a mobile nature swap activity! Registration is required to participate in these fun, free events. Registration is required, space is limited.

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Thursday January 25, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Comic Creators @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

This program is designed for children in grades 3 - 6 to learn about comics, visual storytelling, and graphic art. Each week we will experiment with a different genre of comics and create a mini-project. Registration is required.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Friday January 26, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday January 29, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week Four: Discover Weather (Rain Cloud in a Jar Experiment)

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Beginning Reader Book Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Come join your child on their journey to independent reading.  We'll all read out loud at the same time and do activities to expand our understanding of the stories.   Nobody has to read alone.  Multiple copies of the books will be provided.  Registration is required.  Recommended for grades K-2.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Tuesday January 30, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities todevelop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Minecraft Adventures @ Central
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

In this program for grades 3-6, we will explore a different Minecraft adventure map each week, playing together in the same world. Participants play on library laptops and do not need their own accounts or devices. Beginners welcome! Registration is required.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday January 31, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Legos in the Library @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly Lego challenge!  We provide the Legos.  You provide the creativity.  Stop-motion stations will be set up so you can try recording your creations, one second at a time.  Registration is required.

LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
 
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled programs, featuring a naturalist activity, free play time, and a mobile nature swap activity! Registration is required to participate in these fun, free events. Registration is required, space is limited.

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Thursday February 1, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Comic Creators @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

This program is designed for children in grades 3 - 6 to learn about comics, visual storytelling, and graphic art. Each week we will experiment with a different genre of comics and create a mini-project. Registration is required.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Friday February 2, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday February 5, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week Five: Discover Construction (Build with Marshmallows)

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Beginning Reader Book Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Come join your child on their journey to independent reading.  We'll all read out loud at the same time and do activities to expand our understanding of the stories.   Nobody has to read alone.  Multiple copies of the books will be provided.  Registration is required.  Recommended for grades K-2.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Tuesday February 6, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities todevelop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Minecraft Adventures @ Central
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

In this program for grades 3-6, we will explore a different Minecraft adventure map each week, playing together in the same world. Participants play on library laptops and do not need their own accounts or devices. Beginners welcome! Registration is required.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday February 7, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Legos in the Library @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly Lego challenge!  We provide the Legos.  You provide the creativity.  Stop-motion stations will be set up so you can try recording your creations, one second at a time.  Registration is required.

LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
 
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled programs, featuring a naturalist activity, free play time, and a mobile nature swap activity! Registration is required to participate in these fun, free events. Registration is required, space is limited.

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Thursday February 8, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Comic Creators @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

This program is designed for children in grades 3 - 6 to learn about comics, visual storytelling, and graphic art. Each week we will experiment with a different genre of comics and create a mini-project. Registration is required.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Friday February 9, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday February 12, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week Six: Discover Air (Bubble making Experiment) 

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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RICBA Book Club @ Central
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

You be the judge! At each meeting, we will discuss 4 of this year’s RICBA Nominees. Children in grades 3-5 can read one or more book for each session. In February, members of the club will vote for their favorite title. Registration is required. Visit cranstonlibrary.org/ricba for a list of each month’s discussion titles. 

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Beginning Reader Book Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Come join your child on their journey to independent reading.  We'll all read out loud at the same time and do activities to expand our understanding of the stories.   Nobody has to read alone.  Multiple copies of the books will be provided.  Registration is required.  Recommended for grades K-2.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Tuesday February 13, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities todevelop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
 
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Minecraft Adventures @ Central
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

In this program for grades 3-6, we will explore a different Minecraft adventure map each week, playing together in the same world. Participants play on library laptops and do not need their own accounts or devices. Beginners welcome! Registration is required.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday February 14, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Legos in the Library @ Knightsville
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-5 are invited to join us for a fun weekly Lego challenge!  We provide the Legos.  You provide the creativity.  Stop-motion stations will be set up so you can try recording your creations, one second at a time.  Registration is required.

LOCATION: Knightsville Branch
 
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Urban Nature Explorers @ Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled programs, featuring a naturalist activity, free play time, and a mobile nature swap activity! Registration is required to participate in these fun, free events. Registration is required, space is limited.

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Thursday February 15, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
 
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Comic Creators @ Auburn
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

This program is designed for children in grades 3 - 6 to learn about comics, visual storytelling, and graphic art. Each week we will experiment with a different genre of comics and create a mini-project. Registration is required.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
Friday February 16, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Tuesday February 20, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities todevelop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday February 21, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday February 22, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday February 23, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday February 26, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
misc_none
Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week Eight: Discover Space (Solar System Scavenger Hunt)

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Tuesday February 27, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
misc_none
Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities todevelop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday February 28, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday March 1, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday March 2, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday March 5, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week Nine: Discover the Ocean (Ocean in a Bottle Experiment)

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Tuesday March 6, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities todevelop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday March 7, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday March 8, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday March 9, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch
Monday March 12, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Move with Me @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

This active half-hour music and movement program encourages children to dance, sing, and learn hand motions to favorite childhood songs. Space is limited. Tickets available at the youth Services desk fifteen minutes ahead of time.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
 
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Discovery Storytime @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn about a new topic each week through an engaging mix of read-alouds and a craft or science experiment! This storytime is designed for children ages 3 - 5 to attend with a caregiver. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all crafts will be appropriate for younger children.) Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Week Ten: Discover Insects (Static Electricity Butterfly)

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Tuesday March 13, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Create with Me @ Auburn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning of reading and creating at the library! This program will begin with a storytime featuring music and movement followed by craft time and coloring. Recommended for ages 0-3.

LOCATION: Auburn Branch
 
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Scribbler Storytime @ Central
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

For 3-5 years: Knead play dough, trace letters in cornmeal, lace your crown: pre-writing activities todevelop fine motor skills in tiny hands all based on a story or two. (Younger siblings are welcome, but not all activities will be appropriate for younger children.) Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out starting 15 minutes before the program.

LOCATION: Central Children's Program Room
Wednesday March 14, 2018
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Play Central @ Central
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 An Open Play program for parents and caregivers interested in nurturing the early literacy development of their children ages 0-2 years through play. Stop at each station to explore colors and shapes, build new vocabulary and motor skills, practice social skills and problem solving. Check out Storytime Station, our new storytime program for 0-2 yrs.

LOCATION: Central Meeting Room
Thursday March 15, 2018
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1, 2, 3 Play with Me! @ Hall
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This play-based program features toys, songs, rhymes, and (of course!) a story! This program is intended for children ages  0 - 3 to attend with their caregivers. Registration is not required and drop-ins are welcome!

LOCATION: William Hall Library Program Room
Friday March 16, 2018
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Sing-along Stories @ Oak Lawn
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Children ages 2-5 along with parents and caregivers are invited to join for a half hour of music and songs! Registration is not required.

LOCATION: Oak Lawn Branch

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