Monday March 18, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and parent/caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and parent/caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Afternoon Preschool Art Lab
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, February 4, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: February 4, 11, and 25, March 4, 11, 18
 
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 9 spaces available.
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, February 4, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: February 4, 11, and 25, March 4, 11, 18
 
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 9 spaces available.

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Stay & Play

This drop in program is designed for the very young that will include open play, parachute time, and some easy books for you and your child to enjoy together. 

Come and meet other parents/caregivers with children around the same age.

Ages 1 - 4 years old - siblings welcomed.

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

This drop in program is designed for the very young that will include open play, parachute time, and some easy books for you and your child to enjoy together. 

Come and meet other parents/caregivers with children around the same age.

Ages 1 - 4 years old - siblings welcomed.

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Itty Bitty Babytime

Sit, sing, and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays, and very simple stories.  Meet and share this delightful experience with other parents and their new babies.

For ages 0 through 9 months (non-crawlers).

Registration required and begins Wednesday, January 30, at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone: 466-8055.

 

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Sit, sing, and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays, and very simple stories.  Meet and share this delightful experience with other parents and their new babies.

For ages 0 through 9 months (non-crawlers).

Registration required and begins Wednesday, January 30, at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone: 466-8055.

 

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room


 
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4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Evening Preschool Art Lab

Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.

For ages 2 through 5 only

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, February 4, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: February 4, 11, and 25, March 4, 11, 18
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.

For ages 2 through 5 only

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, February 4, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: February 4, 11, and 25, March 4, 11, 18
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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5:00 PM - 6:20 PM
Read to a Pup

Practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a therapy dog! 

Call (516)466-8055 x 273 to register for a 20-minute slot with our furry friend! 

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a therapy dog! 

Call (516)466-8055 x 273 to register for a 20-minute slot with our furry friend! 

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
How to be a Robotic Inventor

Join Mr. Hanania as he shares his many unusual inventions - from remote controlled carts and bio-electric circuits to robots that draw and can measure your height.  You will be engaged and possible spark some creativity as you explore and interact in this stimulating experience.

For ages 5 - 7 years old

Registration begins Monday, March 11, 9:30am Online Only, and 10:01am in person or over the phone.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Join Mr. Hanania as he shares his many unusual inventions - from remote controlled carts and bio-electric circuits to robots that draw and can measure your height.  You will be engaged and possible spark some creativity as you explore and interact in this stimulating experience.

For ages 5 - 7 years old

Registration begins Monday, March 11, 9:30am Online Only, and 10:01am in person or over the phone.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room


 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
How to be a Robotic Inventor

Join Mr. Hanania as he shares his many unusual inventions - from remote controlled carts and bio-electric circuits to robots that draw and can measure your height.  You will be engaged and possible spark some creativity as you explore and interact in this stimulating experience.

For ages 8 - 12 years old

Registration begins Monday, March 11, 9:30am Online Only, and 10:01am in person or over the phone.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Join Mr. Hanania as he shares his many unusual inventions - from remote controlled carts and bio-electric circuits to robots that draw and can measure your height.  You will be engaged and possible spark some creativity as you explore and interact in this stimulating experience.

For ages 8 - 12 years old

Registration begins Monday, March 11, 9:30am Online Only, and 10:01am in person or over the phone.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room


Tuesday March 19, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and parent/caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and parent/caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, February 5, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: February 5, 12 and 26, March 5, 12 and 19. There will be no class on February 19th. 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 2 spaces available.

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, February 5, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: February 5, 12 and 26, March 5, 12 and 19. There will be no class on February 19th. 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Creative Corner

Join us in an exploration of creativity.  We will be exploring different art forms that is sure to bring out the creative genes in you!

Come dressed to make a mess.

For ages 2 - 10 year olds with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Join us in an exploration of creativity.  We will be exploring different art forms that is sure to bring out the creative genes in you!

Come dressed to make a mess.

For ages 2 - 10 year olds with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Toytime

Station Toytime!

Enjoy 45 minutes of preschool fun featuring a musical setting, with singing, puzzles, and toys, in which little ones can play and climb.  Start the fun with circle time that will include a book or two!!  For 10-17 month olds with parent/caregiver.

Registration required; begins on Wednesday January 30 at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone.

Six week session includes the following dates, Tuesdays, February 5, 12, 26, and March 5, 12, and 19.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Station Toytime!

Enjoy 45 minutes of preschool fun featuring a musical setting, with singing, puzzles, and toys, in which little ones can play and climb.  Start the fun with circle time that will include a book or two!!  For 10-17 month olds with parent/caregiver.

Registration required; begins on Wednesday January 30 at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone.

Six week session includes the following dates, Tuesdays, February 5, 12, 26, and March 5, 12, and 19.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room


 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Science Cafe

Calling all 1st and 2nd graders to join our Science Cafe for a great time with old and new friends to exercise design, problem-solving and critical thinking skills while creating a different science based activity each week.

For 1st - 2nd graders Only

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Calling all 1st and 2nd graders to join our Science Cafe for a great time with old and new friends to exercise design, problem-solving and critical thinking skills while creating a different science based activity each week.

For 1st - 2nd graders Only

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Wednesday March 20, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Itty Bitty Baby

Join us for nursery rhymes, songs, cuddles and books appropriate for the youngest of the young.

Learn how to introduce your child to words and language by incorporating songs into all your routines such as bath time, diaper changes, getting into the car seat and naptime.

For 0 - 9 month olds (non-crawlers) with parent

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Join us for nursery rhymes, songs, cuddles and books appropriate for the youngest of the young.

Learn how to introduce your child to words and language by incorporating songs into all your routines such as bath time, diaper changes, getting into the car seat and naptime.

For 0 - 9 month olds (non-crawlers) with parent

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room


 
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2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Creative Crawlers

Crawl, create, and make art with your little one!  This art program is for babies only.

Children under the age of 2 are invited to explore various techniques, textures, and mediums in an  engaging and nurturing environment.  And don't forget to come dressed for a mess!

For 0 - 23 month olds with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Crawl, create, and make art with your little one!  This art program is for babies only.

Children under the age of 2 are invited to explore various techniques, textures, and mediums in an  engaging and nurturing environment.  And don't forget to come dressed for a mess!

For 0 - 23 month olds with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Children's Crochet Club

Join us every Wednesday for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 1 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Join us every Wednesday for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 1 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Bilingual Story time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish as we practice early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment.

For Pre Schoolers - 6 year olds with parent/caregivers

No registration is required. Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish as we practice early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment.

For Pre Schoolers - 6 year olds with parent/caregivers

No registration is required. Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Thursday March 21, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and parent/caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and parent/caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
B'Twixt & B'Tween

Our B'Twixt & B'Tween club is a series of programs offered combining traditional literature with hands-on activities in science, math and the arts.  Each session is different and full of fun and learning!

For 3rd - 4th graders ONLY

Registration begins January 30, 9:30am Online Only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Our B'Twixt & B'Tween club is a series of programs offered combining traditional literature with hands-on activities in science, math and the arts.  Each session is different and full of fun and learning!

For 3rd - 4th graders ONLY

Registration begins January 30, 9:30am Online Only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Women's History Show

Every year March is designated Women’s History Month by Presidential proclamation. The month is set aside to honor women’s contributions in American history.

Patrons will participate in a puppet show in honor of Women's History Month. ... History gets a hip twist in this interactive show as you learn fun facts about famous women throughout history.

A family-friendly program

Suitable for children ages 6-12 with Parent/caregiver

Tickets required and available Monday, January 28, 2019 at 8:00pm at all locations.

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

Every year March is designated Women’s History Month by Presidential proclamation. The month is set aside to honor women’s contributions in American history.

Patrons will participate in a puppet show in honor of Women's History Month. ... History gets a hip twist in this interactive show as you learn fun facts about famous women throughout history.

A family-friendly program

Suitable for children ages 6-12 with Parent/caregiver

Tickets required and available Monday, January 28, 2019 at 8:00pm at all locations.

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

Friday March 22, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Sign Language for Cruisers

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: Feb. 8, Feb. 15, March 1, March 8, March 22, and March 29.

Registration begins on Wednesday, January 30 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: Feb. 8, Feb. 15, March 1, March 8, March 22, and March 29.

Registration begins on Wednesday, January 30 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Enjoy forty-five minutes of preschool fun featuring a musical setting, singing, puzzles, and toys in which little ones can play and socialize.  Start the fun with circle time that will include a book or two!!

For 10-17 month olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Enjoy forty-five minutes of preschool fun featuring a musical setting, singing, puzzles, and toys in which little ones can play and socialize.  Start the fun with circle time that will include a book or two!!

For 10-17 month olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Basic Sign Language

A Librarian will show you simple words and phrases to help you get started.

No experience necessary.  Begin your path to joining the half million Americans who use ASL to communicate.

Allow for 1 minute to be shown 1-3 signs each week at the reference desk!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

A Librarian will show you simple words and phrases to help you get started.

No experience necessary.  Begin your path to joining the half million Americans who use ASL to communicate.

Allow for 1 minute to be shown 1-3 signs each week at the reference desk!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Saturday March 23, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday Storytime

Can't make the weeday story time?  Join us Saturday mornings.

This half-hour story program provides a great opportunity for working parents and caregivers to attend a fun story time at the library enjoying books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities together.

Open to all ages, but aimed at children 0-6 and their parent/caregiver.

No registration is required.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Can't make the weeday story time?  Join us Saturday mornings.

This half-hour story program provides a great opportunity for working parents and caregivers to attend a fun story time at the library enjoying books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities together.

Open to all ages, but aimed at children 0-6 and their parent/caregiver.

No registration is required.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Family Lego

Come join us for an afternoon at the library where you can build, create and play with LEGOs.  For all family members to work as a team!

All ages

No Registration required 

 

 

LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Come join us for an afternoon at the library where you can build, create and play with LEGOs.  For all family members to work as a team!

All ages

No Registration required 

 

 

LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Friday March 29, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Sign Language for Cruisers

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: Feb. 8, Feb. 15, March 1, March 8, March 22, and March 29.

Registration begins on Wednesday, January 30 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: Feb. 8, Feb. 15, March 1, March 8, March 22, and March 29.

Registration begins on Wednesday, January 30 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

Monday April 1, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Baby Sign Language for Cruisers

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Monday's at 11am: April 1, April 8, April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Monday's at 11am: April 1, April 8, April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Afternoon Preschool Art Lab
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Stay & Play

This drop in program is designed for the very young that will include open play, parachute time, and some easy books for you and your child to enjoy together. 

Come and meet other parents/caregivers with children around the same age.

Ages K - 4 years old - siblings welcomed.

Registration is not required.

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

This drop in program is designed for the very young that will include open play, parachute time, and some easy books for you and your child to enjoy together. 

Come and meet other parents/caregivers with children around the same age.

Ages K - 4 years old - siblings welcomed.

Registration is not required.

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

 
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4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Evening Preschool Art Lab
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Tuesday April 2, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, April 2, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 2, 9, and 30 and May 7, 14, and 21

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, April 2, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 2, 9, and 30 and May 7, 14, and 21

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
STEM Explorers

Exercise design, problem-solving and critical thinking skills while creating a different science based activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd & 3rd graders ONLY

Session includes the following Tuesday's: April 2, April 9, April 30, May 7, May 14 and May 21.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Exercise design, problem-solving and critical thinking skills while creating a different science based activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd & 3rd graders ONLY

Session includes the following Tuesday's: April 2, April 9, April 30, May 7, May 14 and May 21.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lego Night

Come join us for Lego Night! Build awesome creations that will be displayed in our branch for a whole month!

Children under 10 must have a grown-up present.

CONTACT: Parkville Branch
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Come join us for Lego Night! Build awesome creations that will be displayed in our branch for a whole month!

Children under 10 must have a grown-up present.

CONTACT:
  Parkville Branch
  
  

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Wednesday April 3, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Itty Bitty Babytime

Sit, sing, and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays, and very simple stories.  Meet and share this delightful experience with other parents and their new babies.

For ages 0 through 9 months (non-crawlers).

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration required and begins Wednesday, March 27, at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone: 466-8055.

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Sit, sing, and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays, and very simple stories.  Meet and share this delightful experience with other parents and their new babies.

For ages 0 through 9 months (non-crawlers).

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration required and begins Wednesday, March 27, at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone: 466-8055.

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Join us for a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills.

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the follwing dates: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22

No registration required.  Space is limited

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Join us for a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills.

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the follwing dates: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22

No registration required.  Space is limited

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

 
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2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Baby Steps to STEM

See the ways that play and everyday life experiences can build babies STEM thinking.  Don't forget to come dressed for a mess!

For 0 - 23 month olds with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

See the ways that play and everyday life experiences can build babies STEM thinking.  Don't forget to come dressed for a mess!

For 0 - 23 month olds with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Children's Crochet Club

Join us every Wednesday for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 1 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Join us every Wednesday for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 1 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Bilingual Story time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish as we practice early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment.

For Pre Schoolers - 6 year olds with parent/caregivers

No registration is required. Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish as we practice early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment.

For Pre Schoolers - 6 year olds with parent/caregivers

No registration is required. Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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6:45 PM - 7:15 PM
Creative Corner

Your place to get creative! This program for 2-10 year olds will feature special projects and crafts to complete.

For 2-10 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Your place to get creative! This program for 2-10 year olds will feature special projects and crafts to complete.

For 2-10 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Thursday April 4, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Stories for Tots

Participate in a variety of simple songs, rhymes, music and smiles!

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following dates: April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Participate in a variety of simple songs, rhymes, music and smiles!

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following dates: April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Full STEAM Ahead

Join our science-based program for a great time with old and new friends! We will exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different project each week.

For children in grades 2 through 4 only

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.  (Must scroll back to April 4, the first date of the program, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 4 and May 2

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Join our science-based program for a great time with old and new friends! We will exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different project each week.

For children in grades 2 through 4 only

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.  (Must scroll back to April 4, the first date of the program, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 4 and May 2

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tween S.T.E.M.

This program educates kids in science, technology, engineering and math in an interdisciplinary and applied approach.

Each session is different and full of fun and learning!

For 4th, 5th & 6th grades ONLY

Session includes the following Thursdays: April 4, April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins March 27, 9:30am Online Only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

This program educates kids in science, technology, engineering and math in an interdisciplinary and applied approach.

Each session is different and full of fun and learning!

For 4th, 5th & 6th grades ONLY

Session includes the following Thursdays: April 4, April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins March 27, 9:30am Online Only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Friday April 5, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Baby Sign Language for Cruisers

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Enjoy forty-five minutes of preschool fun featuring a musical setting, singing, puzzles, and toys in which little ones can play and socialize.  Start the fun with circle time that will include a book or two!!

For 10-17 month olds with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following Friday's: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Enjoy forty-five minutes of preschool fun featuring a musical setting, singing, puzzles, and toys in which little ones can play and socialize.  Start the fun with circle time that will include a book or two!!

For 10-17 month olds with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following Friday's: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Basic Sign Language

A Librarian will show you simple words and phrases to help you get started.

No experience necessary.  Begin your path to joining the half million Americans who use ASL to communicate.

Allow for 1 minute to be shown 1-3 signs each week at the reference desk!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

A Librarian will show you simple words and phrases to help you get started.

No experience necessary.  Begin your path to joining the half million Americans who use ASL to communicate.

Allow for 1 minute to be shown 1-3 signs each week at the reference desk!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Saturday April 6, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday Storytime

Can't make the weekday story time?  Join us Saturday mornings.

This half-hour story program provides a great opportunity for working parents and caregivers to attend a fun story time at the library enjoying books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities together.

Open to all ages, but aimed at children 0-6 and their parent/caregiver.

No registration is required.

Family Craft Story Time

LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Can't make the weekday story time?  Join us Saturday mornings.

This half-hour story program provides a great opportunity for working parents and caregivers to attend a fun story time at the library enjoying books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities together.

Open to all ages, but aimed at children 0-6 and their parent/caregiver.

No registration is required.

Family Craft Story Time

LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Seedlings

Celebrate Earth Day a little early by planting vegetable and flower seeds! 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Celebrate Earth Day a little early by planting vegetable and flower seeds! 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Monday April 8, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Baby Sign Language for Cruisers

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Monday's at 11am: April 1, April 8, April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Monday's at 11am: April 1, April 8, April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Afternoon Preschool Art Lab
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Stay & Play

This drop in program is designed for the very young that will include open play, parachute time, and some easy books for you and your child to enjoy together. 

Come and meet other parents/caregivers with children around the same age.

Ages K - 4 years old - siblings welcomed.

Registration is not required.

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

This drop in program is designed for the very young that will include open play, parachute time, and some easy books for you and your child to enjoy together. 

Come and meet other parents/caregivers with children around the same age.

Ages K - 4 years old - siblings welcomed.

Registration is not required.

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

 
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4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Evening Preschool Art Lab
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Tuesday April 9, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, April 2, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 2, 9, and 30 and May 7, 14, and 21

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, April 2, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 2, 9, and 30 and May 7, 14, and 21

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
STEM Explorers

Exercise design, problem-solving and critical thinking skills while creating a different science based activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd & 3rd graders ONLY

Session includes the following Tuesday's: April 2, April 9, April 30, May 7, May 14 and May 21.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Exercise design, problem-solving and critical thinking skills while creating a different science based activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd & 3rd graders ONLY

Session includes the following Tuesday's: April 2, April 9, April 30, May 7, May 14 and May 21.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Wednesday April 10, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Itty Bitty Babytime

Sit, sing, and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays, and very simple stories.  Meet and share this delightful experience with other parents and their new babies.

For ages 0 through 9 months (non-crawlers).

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration required and begins Wednesday, March 27, at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone: 466-8055.

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Sit, sing, and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays, and very simple stories.  Meet and share this delightful experience with other parents and their new babies.

For ages 0 through 9 months (non-crawlers).

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration required and begins Wednesday, March 27, at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone: 466-8055.

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Join us for a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills.

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the follwing dates: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22

No registration required.  Space is limited

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Join us for a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills.

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the follwing dates: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22

No registration required.  Space is limited

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

 
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2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Baby Steps to STEM

See the ways that play and everyday life experiences can build babies STEM thinking.  Don't forget to come dressed for a mess!

For 0 - 23 month olds with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

See the ways that play and everyday life experiences can build babies STEM thinking.  Don't forget to come dressed for a mess!

For 0 - 23 month olds with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Children's Crochet Club

Join us every Wednesday for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 1 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Join us every Wednesday for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 1 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Bilingual Story time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish as we practice early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment.

For Pre Schoolers - 6 year olds with parent/caregivers

No registration is required. Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish as we practice early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment.

For Pre Schoolers - 6 year olds with parent/caregivers

No registration is required. Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Thursday April 11, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Stories for Tots

Participate in a variety of simple songs, rhymes, music and smiles!

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following dates: April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Participate in a variety of simple songs, rhymes, music and smiles!

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following dates: April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tween S.T.E.M.

This program educates kids in science, technology, engineering and math in an interdisciplinary and applied approach.

Each session is different and full of fun and learning!

For 4th, 5th & 6th grades ONLY

Session includes the following Thursdays: April 4, April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins March 27, 9:30am Online Only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

This program educates kids in science, technology, engineering and math in an interdisciplinary and applied approach.

Each session is different and full of fun and learning!

For 4th, 5th & 6th grades ONLY

Session includes the following Thursdays: April 4, April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins March 27, 9:30am Online Only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Poetry and Jazz Month Storytime

April is both National Poetry Month and Jazz Appreciation Month. Join us for a storytime filled with music and rhyme!

Ages 5 - 7 (siblings welcome) 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

April is both National Poetry Month and Jazz Appreciation Month. Join us for a storytime filled with music and rhyme!

Ages 5 - 7 (siblings welcome) 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Friday April 12, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Baby Sign Language for Cruisers

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Enjoy forty-five minutes of preschool fun featuring a musical setting, singing, puzzles, and toys in which little ones can play and socialize.  Start the fun with circle time that will include a book or two!!

For 10-17 month olds with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following Friday's: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Enjoy forty-five minutes of preschool fun featuring a musical setting, singing, puzzles, and toys in which little ones can play and socialize.  Start the fun with circle time that will include a book or two!!

For 10-17 month olds with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following Friday's: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Story & Crafts

This series of classes will have youngsters listening to a story and making a related craft to take home on their own!!  Parents are asked to remain with child during program.

For ages 2 - 10 years old with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. 

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

This series of classes will have youngsters listening to a story and making a related craft to take home on their own!!  Parents are asked to remain with child during program.

For ages 2 - 10 years old with parent/caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. 

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

 
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4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Basic Sign Language

A Librarian will show you simple words and phrases to help you get started.

No experience necessary.  Begin your path to joining the half million Americans who use ASL to communicate.

Allow for 1 minute to be shown 1-3 signs each week at the reference desk!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

A Librarian will show you simple words and phrases to help you get started.

No experience necessary.  Begin your path to joining the half million Americans who use ASL to communicate.

Allow for 1 minute to be shown 1-3 signs each week at the reference desk!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Saturday April 13, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday Storytime

Can't make the weekday story time?  Join us Saturday mornings.

This half-hour story program provides a great opportunity for working parents and caregivers to attend a fun story time at the library enjoying books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities together.

Open to all ages, but aimed at children 0-6 and their parent/caregiver.

No registration is required.

Family Craft Story Time

LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Can't make the weekday story time?  Join us Saturday mornings.

This half-hour story program provides a great opportunity for working parents and caregivers to attend a fun story time at the library enjoying books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities together.

Open to all ages, but aimed at children 0-6 and their parent/caregiver.

No registration is required.

Family Craft Story Time

LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Thursday April 18, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Uncle Brothers Show

The Uncle Brothers parent-friendly family show is upbeat and fun, chock full of important messages wrapped in spirit and humor. Children love them! Adults love them! This truly is a fun-interactive show for the whole family to enjoy!  Parents are asked to remain with children during program!

A family event for all ages!

Tickets required and will be available Thursday, April 11 at 8:00 pm at all locations. 
Proof of Great Neck residency or School District status is required to acquire tickets!
Out of District patrons will be admitted if space is available on day of show after the ten minute waiting period.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

The Uncle Brothers parent-friendly family show is upbeat and fun, chock full of important messages wrapped in spirit and humor. Children love them! Adults love them! This truly is a fun-interactive show for the whole family to enjoy!  Parents are asked to remain with children during program!

A family event for all ages!

Tickets required and will be available Thursday, April 11 at 8:00 pm at all locations. 
Proof of Great Neck residency or School District status is required to acquire tickets!
Out of District patrons will be admitted if space is available on day of show after the ten minute waiting period.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Saturday April 20, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday Storytime

Can't make the weekday story time?  Join us Saturday mornings.

This half-hour story program provides a great opportunity for working parents and caregivers to attend a fun story time at the library enjoying books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities together.

Open to all ages, but aimed at children 0-6 and their parent/caregiver.

No registration is required.

Family Craft Story Time

LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Can't make the weekday story time?  Join us Saturday mornings.

This half-hour story program provides a great opportunity for working parents and caregivers to attend a fun story time at the library enjoying books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities together.

Open to all ages, but aimed at children 0-6 and their parent/caregiver.

No registration is required.

Family Craft Story Time

LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Monday April 22, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:55 AM
Madeline and the Bad Hat Musical

This amusing tale traces the adventures of a young Parisian girl who – despite starting off on the wrong foot with a mischievous new neighbor – eventually learns that first impressions aren’t everything. Told with gentle humor, and featuring a beautiful musical score, this amusing tale of enemies-become-friends will charm and entertain children and adults alike.

For Pre-K - 3rd graders with Parent/Caregiver

Tickets required and will be available Thursday, April 11 at 8:00 pm at all locations. 
Proof of Great Neck residency or School District status is required to acquire tickets!
Out of District patrons will be admitted if space is available on day of show after the ten minute waiting period.
LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

This amusing tale traces the adventures of a young Parisian girl who – despite starting off on the wrong foot with a mischievous new neighbor – eventually learns that first impressions aren’t everything. Told with gentle humor, and featuring a beautiful musical score, this amusing tale of enemies-become-friends will charm and entertain children and adults alike.

For Pre-K - 3rd graders with Parent/Caregiver

Tickets required and will be available Thursday, April 11 at 8:00 pm at all locations. 
Proof of Great Neck residency or School District status is required to acquire tickets!
Out of District patrons will be admitted if space is available on day of show after the ten minute waiting period.
LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

Wednesday April 24, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Music Bubbly Comedy Show

Come join us for a one-of-a-kind sensory experience with Turtle Dance Music! This Fun, Bubble, Comedy Show is a "turtle-riffic" musical experience that is designed to engage with children through songs, comedy, movement, stories, projections,and interactive music technology!

A family event for all ages!

Tickets required and will be available Thursday, April 11 at 8:00 pm at all locations. 
Proof of Great Neck residency or School District status is required to acquire tickets!
Out of District patrons will be admitted if space is available on day of show after the ten minute waiting period.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Come join us for a one-of-a-kind sensory experience with Turtle Dance Music! This Fun, Bubble, Comedy Show is a "turtle-riffic" musical experience that is designed to engage with children through songs, comedy, movement, stories, projections,and interactive music technology!

A family event for all ages!

Tickets required and will be available Thursday, April 11 at 8:00 pm at all locations. 
Proof of Great Neck residency or School District status is required to acquire tickets!
Out of District patrons will be admitted if space is available on day of show after the ten minute waiting period.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Monday April 29, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Baby Sign Language for Cruisers

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Monday's at 11am: April 1, April 8, April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Monday's at 11am: April 1, April 8, April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Afternoon Preschool Art Lab
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Stay & Play

This drop in program is designed for the very young that will include open play, parachute time, and some easy books for you and your child to enjoy together. 

Come and meet other parents/caregivers with children around the same age.

Ages K - 4 years old - siblings welcomed.

Registration is not required.

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

This drop in program is designed for the very young that will include open play, parachute time, and some easy books for you and your child to enjoy together. 

Come and meet other parents/caregivers with children around the same age.

Ages K - 4 years old - siblings welcomed.

Registration is not required.

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

 
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4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Evening Preschool Art Lab
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Tuesday April 30, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, April 2, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 2, 9, and 30 and May 7, 14, and 21

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, April 2, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 2, 9, and 30 and May 7, 14, and 21

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Helpers!

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Need help with your homework? Join us for this drop-in program where kids in grades K to 5 can receive homework help from high school students in a group setting. Stop by the Reference desk on each day of the program to check in.
Tuesdays April 30 to June 4 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Parkville. 

No registration needed. Stop by the Reference Desk to check-in on the day of the program. First come, first served. 

 

CONTACT: Adam Hinz  516-466-8055 ext.246  ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

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Need help with your homework? Join us for this drop-in program where kids in grades K to 5 can receive homework help from high school students in a group setting. Stop by the Reference desk on each day of the program to check in.
Tuesdays April 30 to June 4 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Parkville. 

No registration needed. Stop by the Reference Desk to check-in on the day of the program. First come, first served. 

 

CONTACT:
  Adam Hinz
  516.466.8055 ext.246
  ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
STEM Explorers

Exercise design, problem-solving and critical thinking skills while creating a different science based activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd & 3rd graders ONLY

Session includes the following Tuesday's: April 2, April 9, April 30, May 7, May 14 and May 21.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Exercise design, problem-solving and critical thinking skills while creating a different science based activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd & 3rd graders ONLY

Session includes the following Tuesday's: April 2, April 9, April 30, May 7, May 14 and May 21.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Wednesday May 1, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Itty Bitty Babytime

Sit, sing, and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays, and very simple stories.  Meet and share this delightful experience with other parents and their new babies.

For ages 0 through 9 months (non-crawlers).

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration required and begins Wednesday, March 27, at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone: 466-8055.

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Sit, sing, and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays, and very simple stories.  Meet and share this delightful experience with other parents and their new babies.

For ages 0 through 9 months (non-crawlers).

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration required and begins Wednesday, March 27, at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone: 466-8055.

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Join us for a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills.

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the follwing dates: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22

No registration required.  Space is limited

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Join us for a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills.

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the follwing dates: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22

No registration required.  Space is limited

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

 
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2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Baby Steps to STEM

See the ways that play and everyday life experiences can build babies STEM thinking.  Don't forget to come dressed for a mess!

For 0 - 23 month olds with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

See the ways that play and everyday life experiences can build babies STEM thinking.  Don't forget to come dressed for a mess!

For 0 - 23 month olds with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Children's Crochet Club

Join us every Wednesday for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 1 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Join us every Wednesday for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 1 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Bilingual Story time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish as we practice early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment.

For Pre Schoolers - 6 year olds with parent/caregivers

No registration is required. Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish as we practice early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment.

For Pre Schoolers - 6 year olds with parent/caregivers

No registration is required. Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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6:45 PM - 7:15 PM
Creative Corner

Your place to get creative! This program for 2-10 year olds will feature special projects and crafts to complete.

For 2-10 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Your place to get creative! This program for 2-10 year olds will feature special projects and crafts to complete.

For 2-10 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Thursday May 2, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Stories for Tots

Participate in a variety of simple songs, rhymes, music and smiles!

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following dates: April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Participate in a variety of simple songs, rhymes, music and smiles!

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following dates: April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Full STEAM Ahead

Join our science-based program for a great time with old and new friends! We will exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different project each week.

For children in grades 2 through 4 only

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.  (Must scroll back to April 4, the first date of the program, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 4 and May 2

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Join our science-based program for a great time with old and new friends! We will exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different project each week.

For children in grades 2 through 4 only

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.  (Must scroll back to April 4, the first date of the program, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 4 and May 2

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tween S.T.E.M.

This program educates kids in science, technology, engineering and math in an interdisciplinary and applied approach.

Each session is different and full of fun and learning!

For 4th, 5th & 6th grades ONLY

Session includes the following Thursdays: April 4, April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins March 27, 9:30am Online Only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

This program educates kids in science, technology, engineering and math in an interdisciplinary and applied approach.

Each session is different and full of fun and learning!

For 4th, 5th & 6th grades ONLY

Session includes the following Thursdays: April 4, April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins March 27, 9:30am Online Only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Friday May 3, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Baby Sign Language for Cruisers

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Enjoy forty-five minutes of preschool fun featuring a musical setting, singing, puzzles, and toys in which little ones can play and socialize.  Start the fun with circle time that will include a book or two!!

For 10-17 month olds with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following Friday's: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Enjoy forty-five minutes of preschool fun featuring a musical setting, singing, puzzles, and toys in which little ones can play and socialize.  Start the fun with circle time that will include a book or two!!

For 10-17 month olds with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following Friday's: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Basic Sign Language

A Librarian will show you simple words and phrases to help you get started.

No experience necessary.  Begin your path to joining the half million Americans who use ASL to communicate.

Allow for 1 minute to be shown 1-3 signs each week at the reference desk!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

A Librarian will show you simple words and phrases to help you get started.

No experience necessary.  Begin your path to joining the half million Americans who use ASL to communicate.

Allow for 1 minute to be shown 1-3 signs each week at the reference desk!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Saturday May 4, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday Storytime

Can't make the weekday story time?  Join us Saturday mornings.

This half-hour story program provides a great opportunity for working parents and caregivers to attend a fun story time at the library enjoying books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities together.

Open to all ages, but aimed at children 0-6 and their parent/caregiver.

No registration is required.

Family Craft Story Time

LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Can't make the weekday story time?  Join us Saturday mornings.

This half-hour story program provides a great opportunity for working parents and caregivers to attend a fun story time at the library enjoying books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities together.

Open to all ages, but aimed at children 0-6 and their parent/caregiver.

No registration is required.

Family Craft Story Time

LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Free Comic Book Day

Do you love comics? Join us on Free Comic Book Day to create your own comics, color your favorite characters, and chat with fellow comics lovers! We will also be raffling off prizes from local comic book store Grasshopper Comics. 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Do you love comics? Join us on Free Comic Book Day to create your own comics, color your favorite characters, and chat with fellow comics lovers! We will also be raffling off prizes from local comic book store Grasshopper Comics. 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Sunday May 5, 2019
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Sunday Afternoon Cellist Show

Join us as we kick off the month-long celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

Two local High School cellists will bring a uique family musical experience filled with modern and traditional harmonies.

A family event for all ages!

No Registration/Tickets Required.  Space is limited.

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LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Join us as we kick off the month-long celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

Two local High School cellists will bring a uique family musical experience filled with modern and traditional harmonies.

A family event for all ages!

No Registration/Tickets Required.  Space is limited.

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LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Monday May 6, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Baby Sign Language for Cruisers

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Monday's at 11am: April 1, April 8, April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Monday's at 11am: April 1, April 8, April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Afternoon Preschool Art Lab
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Stay & Play

This drop in program is designed for the very young that will include open play, parachute time, and some easy books for you and your child to enjoy together. 

Come and meet other parents/caregivers with children around the same age.

Ages K - 4 years old - siblings welcomed.

Registration is not required.

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

This drop in program is designed for the very young that will include open play, parachute time, and some easy books for you and your child to enjoy together. 

Come and meet other parents/caregivers with children around the same age.

Ages K - 4 years old - siblings welcomed.

Registration is not required.

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

 
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4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Evening Preschool Art Lab
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     
Dress for a mess as we engage, explore, and experiment in art. It’s about the process, not the product, in this open-ended art program for child and caregiver.
 
For ages 2 through 5 only
 
Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, April 1, for registration information) 
 
Session of programs includes the following dates: April 1, 8, and 29, May 6, 13, and 20
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Tuesday May 7, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, April 2, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 2, 9, and 30 and May 7, 14, and 21

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Join us each week for stories, activities, and songs!

Ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am online only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to the first date of the program, April 2, for registration information)

Session of programs includes the following dates: April 2, 9, and 30 and May 7, 14, and 21

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Helpers!

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Need help with your homework? Join us for this drop-in program where kids in grades K to 5 can receive homework help from high school students in a group setting. Stop by the Reference desk on each day of the program to check in.
Tuesdays April 30 to June 4 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Parkville. 

No registration needed. Stop by the Reference Desk to check-in on the day of the program. First come, first served. 

 

CONTACT: Adam Hinz  516-466-8055 ext.246  ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

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Need help with your homework? Join us for this drop-in program where kids in grades K to 5 can receive homework help from high school students in a group setting. Stop by the Reference desk on each day of the program to check in.
Tuesdays April 30 to June 4 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Parkville. 

No registration needed. Stop by the Reference Desk to check-in on the day of the program. First come, first served. 

 

CONTACT:
  Adam Hinz
  516.466.8055 ext.246
  ahinz@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
STEM Explorers

Exercise design, problem-solving and critical thinking skills while creating a different science based activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd & 3rd graders ONLY

Session includes the following Tuesday's: April 2, April 9, April 30, May 7, May 14 and May 21.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Exercise design, problem-solving and critical thinking skills while creating a different science based activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd & 3rd graders ONLY

Session includes the following Tuesday's: April 2, April 9, April 30, May 7, May 14 and May 21.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lego Night

Come join us for Lego Night! Build awesome creations that will be displayed in our branch for a whole month!

Children under 10 must have a grown-up present.

CONTACT: Parkville Branch
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Come join us for Lego Night! Build awesome creations that will be displayed in our branch for a whole month!

Children under 10 must have a grown-up present.

CONTACT:
  Parkville Branch
  
  

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Wednesday May 8, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Itty Bitty Babytime

Sit, sing, and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays, and very simple stories.  Meet and share this delightful experience with other parents and their new babies.

For ages 0 through 9 months (non-crawlers).

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration required and begins Wednesday, March 27, at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone: 466-8055.

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Sit, sing, and play with your baby as our librarian teaches you new and traditional songs, finger-plays, and very simple stories.  Meet and share this delightful experience with other parents and their new babies.

For ages 0 through 9 months (non-crawlers).

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration required and begins Wednesday, March 27, at 9:30 am online or 10 am by phone: 466-8055.

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Join us for a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills.

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the follwing dates: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22

No registration required.  Space is limited

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Join us for a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills.

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the follwing dates: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22

No registration required.  Space is limited

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

 
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2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Baby Steps to STEM

See the ways that play and everyday life experiences can build babies STEM thinking.  Don't forget to come dressed for a mess!

For 0 - 23 month olds with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

See the ways that play and everyday life experiences can build babies STEM thinking.  Don't forget to come dressed for a mess!

For 0 - 23 month olds with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Wednesday's: April 3, April 10, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 22.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Children's Crochet Club

Join us every Wednesday for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 1 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Join us every Wednesday for our Children’s Crochet Club, whether you already know how to crochet or not! Work on a project for yourself or earn community service hours by making an item to donate to a local charity. Materials will be provided.

For children in grades 1 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Bilingual Story time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish as we practice early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment.

For Pre Schoolers - 6 year olds with parent/caregivers

No registration is required. Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish as we practice early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment.

For Pre Schoolers - 6 year olds with parent/caregivers

No registration is required. Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Thursday May 9, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Storytime

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Toddlers with a caregiver are invited to join us for fun filled storytimes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday! We will do a variety of activities to encourage early literacy and motor skills including: reading stories, singing, dancing, fingerplays and music.

For Preschoolers and Parent/Caregiver

No registration required.  Space is limited!

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Stories for Tots

Participate in a variety of simple songs, rhymes, music and smiles!

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following dates: April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Participate in a variety of simple songs, rhymes, music and smiles!

For 18 - 23 months with Parent/Caregiver

Session includes the following dates: April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 9:30 am Online Only, 10:01 am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tween S.T.E.M.

This program educates kids in science, technology, engineering and math in an interdisciplinary and applied approach.

Each session is different and full of fun and learning!

For 4th, 5th & 6th grades ONLY

Session includes the following Thursdays: April 4, April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins March 27, 9:30am Online Only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

This program educates kids in science, technology, engineering and math in an interdisciplinary and applied approach.

Each session is different and full of fun and learning!

For 4th, 5th & 6th grades ONLY

Session includes the following Thursdays: April 4, April 11, May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23.

Registration begins March 27, 9:30am Online Only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Friday May 10, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Baby Sign Language for Cruisers

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your preverbal baby or toddler.  If your toddler is already speaking, signing can help cognitive, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  Using true American Sign Language signs, we can sing, sign, and play our way into learning.

For ages 10months - 5 years with parent/caregiver

Session includes the following Fridays at 11am: April 5, April 12, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24.

Registration begins on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9:30 AM online or 10:01 AM in person or by phone at 466-8055.

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LOCATION: Stat