Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

Wednesday October 23, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby Time

Lapsit program designed for children from birth through 9 months old, along with a parent/caregiver.

Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13.

Registration Begins Wednesday October 2 at 9:30am online, or at 10:01 in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Lapsit program designed for children from birth through 9 months old, along with a parent/caregiver.

Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13.

Registration Begins Wednesday October 2 at 9:30am online, or at 10:01 in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room


 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Itty Bitty Babies

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 old with Parent/Caregiver (Non-Crawlers)

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 27, December 4 and December 11

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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

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 old with Parent/Caregiver (Non-Crawlers)

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 27, December 4 and December 11

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Pre-School Story Time

Listen to stories, sing songs, learn folktales, have fun!

This is a drop in storytime for children ages 2-5 with parent/caregiver

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Listen to stories, sing songs, learn folktales, have fun!

This is a drop in storytime for children ages 2-5 with parent/caregiver

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Kids Play, Parents Learn

Caregivers have an opportunity to socialize, make new friends and talk one-on-one with a community resource professionals while the kids play!

For Preschoolers and their Caregivers

Community Resource: The Suffolk Center for Myofunctional Therapy and Speech Rehabilitation

Our mission is to provide exemplary speech/language and feeding services for each of our patients by our highly qualified clinicians, making a positive difference in the lives of our patients so that they may achieve their highest potential.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

Caregivers have an opportunity to socialize, make new friends and talk one-on-one with a community resource professionals while the kids play!

For Preschoolers and their Caregivers

Community Resource: The Suffolk Center for Myofunctional Therapy and Speech Rehabilitation

Our mission is to provide exemplary speech/language and feeding services for each of our patients by our highly qualified clinicians, making a positive difference in the lives of our patients so that they may achieve their highest potential.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose 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 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community 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 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Thursday October 24, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PreSchool Storytime

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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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 pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

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

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 10, 17, 24, and 31, November 7, 14, and 21, and December 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

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

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 10, 17, 24, and 31, November 7, 14, and 21, and December 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Pumpkin Decorating

The Halloween Bash will include painting, dressing but not carving small pumpkins that will be provided by the library.

One pumpkin per ticket for children only.

Costumes encouraged but not necessary!

For 3-12 year old with Parent/Caregiver

Tickets require and available Thursday, October 17 at 8:00pm at all Great Neck Library locations.

No entry after 5:00pm

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

The Halloween Bash will include painting, dressing but not carving small pumpkins that will be provided by the library.

One pumpkin per ticket for children only.

Costumes encouraged but not necessary!

For 3-12 year old with Parent/Caregiver

Tickets require and available Thursday, October 17 at 8:00pm at all Great Neck Library locations.

No entry after 5:00pm

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Parent/Child Paint Night

Parent and child paint night is a way for parents and their loved one to explore the visual arts together. It's a way to encourage children to be creative with the comfort of their parents by their side while creating two pieces of art that revolve around the same subject. 

For ages 5 to 12 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 16 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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

Parent and child paint night is a way for parents and their loved one to explore the visual arts together. It's a way to encourage children to be creative with the comfort of their parents by their side while creating two pieces of art that revolve around the same subject. 

For ages 5 to 12 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 16 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 2 spaces available.

Friday October 25, 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 pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November 1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November 1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room


 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Enjoy forty-five minutes of toddler 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 with loads of music!!

For 10 - 17 months with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Enjoy forty-five minutes of toddler 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 with loads of music!!

For 10 - 17 months with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room


 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Make a Difference Day

Learn how you can make a difference in your community! Materials will be provided to create a craft for a cause. 

All ages welcome! 

LOCATION: Parkville Children's Room

Learn how you can make a difference in your community! Materials will be provided to create a craft for a cause. 

All ages welcome! 

LOCATION: Parkville Children's Room

Saturday October 26, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
All Together Stories

Can't make the weekday story time?

Join us Satruday mornings!!

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

Geared for preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14

 

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Can't make the weekday story time?

Join us Satruday mornings!!

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

Geared for preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14

 

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Bilingual Story time

Join us for a program that is filled with FUN, music, dancing, games and reading in both English and Spanish. 

We can learn together while having fun and giving our children the foundation a second language can bring!  

For Preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Join us for a program that is filled with FUN, music, dancing, games and reading in both English and Spanish. 

We can learn together while having fun and giving our children the foundation a second language can bring!  

For Preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Monday October 28, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PreSchool Storytime

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Preschool Art Lab

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 7, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 7, 14, 21, and 28, November 4 and 11
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 7, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 7, 14, 21, and 28, November 4 and 11
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room


 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Parent/Child Paint Night

Parent and child paint night is a way for parents and their loved one to explore the visual arts together.

It's a way to encourage children to be creative with the comfort of their parents by their side while

creating 2 pieces of art revolving around the same subject.

For ages 5-12 years old

Registration begins Wednesday, October 23, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library
There is 1 space available.

Parent and child paint night is a way for parents and their loved one to explore the visual arts together.

It's a way to encourage children to be creative with the comfort of their parents by their side while

creating 2 pieces of art revolving around the same subject.

For ages 5-12 years old

Registration begins Wednesday, October 23, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

There is 1 space available.

Tuesday October 29, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PreSchool Storytime

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 10 spaces available.

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Sing songs, hear a story, play with some new friends!

Ages 10-23 months old with parent/caregiver

Registration is Wednesday 10/2 at 9:30am online, 10:01am in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Sing songs, hear a story, play with some new friends!

Ages 10-23 months old with parent/caregiver

Registration is Wednesday 10/2 at 9:30am online, 10:01am in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
60 Second Challenge

In this Minute to Win It style game, compete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds. Join JumpBunch for all the fun! 

For ages 3 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5, 12, 19, and 26, and December 3 and 10
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 12 spaces available.

In this Minute to Win It style game, compete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds. Join JumpBunch for all the fun! 

For ages 3 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5, 12, 19, and 26, and December 3 and 10
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 12 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 with paint, glue, glitter and so much more!!

Come dressed to make a mess.

For ages 2-10 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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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 with paint, glue, glitter and so much more!!

Come dressed to make a mess.

For ages 2-10 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Read to a Pup

Reading aloud to an animal can provide children with confidence and help to strengthen reading skills. Share some of your favorite stories with Pablo and his handler Nancy at the Parkville branch!

Call (516) 466-8055 x 272 to register for a 20-minute slot with our furry friend! 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Reading aloud to an animal can provide children with confidence and help to strengthen reading skills. Share some of your favorite stories with Pablo and his handler Nancy at the Parkville branch!

Call (516) 466-8055 x 272 to register for a 20-minute slot with our furry friend! 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
STEM Explorers

Calling all 1st - 3rd graders to join our Science based activities for a great time with old and new friends to exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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

Calling all 1st - 3rd graders to join our Science based activities for a great time with old and new friends to exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Wednesday October 30, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby Time

Lapsit program designed for children from birth through 9 months old, along with a parent/caregiver.

Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13.

Registration Begins Wednesday October 2 at 9:30am online, or at 10:01 in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Lapsit program designed for children from birth through 9 months old, along with a parent/caregiver.

Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13.

Registration Begins Wednesday October 2 at 9:30am online, or at 10:01 in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room


 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Itty Bitty Babies

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 old with Parent/Caregiver (Non-Crawlers)

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 27, December 4 and December 11

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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

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 old with Parent/Caregiver (Non-Crawlers)

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 27, December 4 and December 11

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Pre-School Story Time

Listen to stories, sing songs, learn folktales, have fun!

This is a drop in storytime for children ages 2-5 with parent/caregiver

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Listen to stories, sing songs, learn folktales, have fun!

This is a drop in storytime for children ages 2-5 with parent/caregiver

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Kids Play, Parents Learn

Caregivers have an opportunity to socialize, make new friends and talk one-on-one with a community resource professionals while the kids play!

For Preschoolers and their Caregivers

Community Resource: New York Therapy Placement Services, Inc.

We provide personalized, therapeutic intervention, using an eclectic, team  approach.  Our specialized team of experts strive to create and design a curriculum specific to the needs of your child. Highly trained clinicians specialize in evaluating and treating for: Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy such as Stuttering, Feeding, PROMPT, Behavior Intervention Services /ABA.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

Caregivers have an opportunity to socialize, make new friends and talk one-on-one with a community resource professionals while the kids play!

For Preschoolers and their Caregivers

Community Resource: New York Therapy Placement Services, Inc.

We provide personalized, therapeutic intervention, using an eclectic, team  approach.  Our specialized team of experts strive to create and design a curriculum specific to the needs of your child. Highly trained clinicians specialize in evaluating and treating for: Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy such as Stuttering, Feeding, PROMPT, Behavior Intervention Services /ABA.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose 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 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community 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 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Thursday October 31, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PreSchool Storytime

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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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 pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

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

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 10, 17, 24, and 31, November 7, 14, and 21, and December 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

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

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 10, 17, 24, and 31, November 7, 14, and 21, and December 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Halloween Parade

Let’s start the costume parade in the Children’s department at 4pm.   A Children’s Librarians will lead the scary parade around the library to show off your spectacular costumes.  Prizes available at designated stops along the parade route while supplies last. 

For 2 - 7 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main Children's Room 1

Let’s start the costume parade in the Children’s department at 4pm.   A Children’s Librarians will lead the scary parade around the library to show off your spectacular costumes.  Prizes available at designated stops along the parade route while supplies last. 

For 2 - 7 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main Children's Room 1

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Tween STEM

This session will have tweens interested in technology to create a robotic model inspired by real life robotic technologies. 

Everyone will learn about pulleys when they build and program a robotic model of a Bridge using LEGO bricks!

For 4th, 5th & 6th graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 10, October 17, October 31, November 7 and November 14

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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

This session will have tweens interested in technology to create a robotic model inspired by real life robotic technologies. 

Everyone will learn about pulleys when they build and program a robotic model of a Bridge using LEGO bricks!

For 4th, 5th & 6th graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 10, October 17, October 31, November 7 and November 14

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Friday November 1, 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 pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November 1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November 1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room


 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Enjoy forty-five minutes of toddler 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 with loads of music!!

For 10 - 17 months with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Enjoy forty-five minutes of toddler 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 with loads of music!!

For 10 - 17 months with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room


Saturday November 2, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
All Together Stories

Can't make the weekday story time?

Join us Satruday mornings!!

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

Geared for preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14

 

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Can't make the weekday story time?

Join us Satruday mornings!!

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

Geared for preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14

 

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Bilingual Story time

Join us for a program that is filled with FUN, music, dancing, games and reading in both English and Spanish. 

We can learn together while having fun and giving our children the foundation a second language can bring!  

For Preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Join us for a program that is filled with FUN, music, dancing, games and reading in both English and Spanish. 

We can learn together while having fun and giving our children the foundation a second language can bring!  

For Preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Monday November 4, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PreSchool Storytime

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
60 Second Challenge

In this Minute to Win It style game, complete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds.

Join JumpBunch for all the fun!

For ages 3-5 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30 am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 7, October 21, November 4, November 18, November 25, December 2, and December 9

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
There are 6 spaces available.

In this Minute to Win It style game, complete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds.

Join JumpBunch for all the fun!

For ages 3-5 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30 am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 7, October 21, November 4, November 18, November 25, December 2, and December 9

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Preschool Art Lab

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 7, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 7, 14, 21, and 28, November 4 and 11
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 7, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 7, 14, 21, and 28, November 4 and 11
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room


 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Toddler STEM Activities

These activities offer participants an environment where they are encouraged to create and interact with technology and explore the world around them through a hands-on approach that promotes playful learning.

This class will focus on: Flight

Children will hear stories and learn about the history of flight as they build a model of an airplane and helicopter using K'NEX toys.

For ages 3 - 5 with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Sessions include the following dates: October 7, October 14, October 21, November 4, November 25, December 2 and December 9

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

These activities offer participants an environment where they are encouraged to create and interact with technology and explore the world around them through a hands-on approach that promotes playful learning.

This class will focus on: Flight

Children will hear stories and learn about the history of flight as they build a model of an airplane and helicopter using K'NEX toys.

For ages 3 - 5 with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Sessions include the following dates: October 7, October 14, October 21, November 4, November 25, December 2 and December 9

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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Quick Healthy Meals with Aidan

You’ve heard all about it, now experience for yourself the delicious and fast acting wonders of the Instant Pot.

(Pressure Cooker).   various breakfast foods will be prepared during the program.

Samples will be distributed and Recipes available to all program attendees.

A family Event

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

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

You’ve heard all about it, now experience for yourself the delicious and fast acting wonders of the Instant Pot.

(Pressure Cooker).   various breakfast foods will be prepared during the program.

Samples will be distributed and Recipes available to all program attendees.

A family Event

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

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

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

Tuesday November 5, 2019
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10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Vote for Gigi!

It's Election Day! Gigi (Station Branch's giraffe) is very excited.  Come into the Station Branch and cast a ballot for what you would like to see Gigi dress as for the month of December!

Cast you ballot! We will post the winner, and then you get to see the collective will of the people!

LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

It's Election Day! Gigi (Station Branch's giraffe) is very excited.  Come into the Station Branch and cast a ballot for what you would like to see Gigi dress as for the month of December!

Cast you ballot! We will post the winner, and then you get to see the collective will of the people!

LOCATION: Station Branch Small Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PreSchool Storytime

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 10 spaces available.

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Sing songs, hear a story, play with some new friends!

Ages 10-23 months old with parent/caregiver

Registration is Wednesday 10/2 at 9:30am online, 10:01am in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Sing songs, hear a story, play with some new friends!

Ages 10-23 months old with parent/caregiver

Registration is Wednesday 10/2 at 9:30am online, 10:01am in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
60 Second Challenge

In this Minute to Win It style game, compete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds. Join JumpBunch for all the fun! 

For ages 3 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5, 12, 19, and 26, and December 3 and 10
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 12 spaces available.

In this Minute to Win It style game, compete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds. Join JumpBunch for all the fun! 

For ages 3 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5, 12, 19, and 26, and December 3 and 10
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 12 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Build a Paper Airplane

In honor of National Aviation Month, come to the Station Branch to build a paper airplane!  How far can your paper airplane fly? Can it do any tricks?

Drop in and join us.

Ages 2-10

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

In honor of National Aviation Month, come to the Station Branch to build a paper airplane!  How far can your paper airplane fly? Can it do any tricks?

Drop in and join us.

Ages 2-10

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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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 with paint, glue, glitter and so much more!!

Come dressed to make a mess.

For ages 2-10 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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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 with paint, glue, glitter and so much more!!

Come dressed to make a mess.

For ages 2-10 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Family Stories Month

Ask your relatives questions about their history and the history of your family. We will provide you with a CD recording of your interview!

All ages welcome. Registration is not required but recommended. 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 9:30 PM     

Ask your relatives questions about their history and the history of your family. We will provide you with a CD recording of your interview!

All ages welcome. Registration is not required but recommended. 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 9:30 PM     

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
STEM Explorers

Calling all 1st - 3rd graders to join our Science based activities for a great time with old and new friends to exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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

Calling all 1st - 3rd graders to join our Science based activities for a great time with old and new friends to exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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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 week!

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 week!

Children under 10 must have a grown-up present.

CONTACT:
  Parkville Branch
  
  

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Wednesday November 6, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby Time

Lapsit program designed for children from birth through 9 months old, along with a parent/caregiver.

Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13.

Registration Begins Wednesday October 2 at 9:30am online, or at 10:01 in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Lapsit program designed for children from birth through 9 months old, along with a parent/caregiver.

Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13.

Registration Begins Wednesday October 2 at 9:30am online, or at 10:01 in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room


 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Itty Bitty Babies

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 old with Parent/Caregiver (Non-Crawlers)

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 27, December 4 and December 11

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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

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 old with Parent/Caregiver (Non-Crawlers)

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 27, December 4 and December 11

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Pre-School Story Time

Listen to stories, sing songs, learn folktales, have fun!

This is a drop in storytime for children ages 2-5 with parent/caregiver

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Listen to stories, sing songs, learn folktales, have fun!

This is a drop in storytime for children ages 2-5 with parent/caregiver

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Kids Play, Parents Learn

Caregivers have an opportunity to socialize, make new friends and talk one-on-one with a community resource professionals while the kids play!

For Preschoolers and their Caregivers

Community Resource: Dr. Amorita Snow, pediatrician, MD Kid Care

A child's journey through life may be filled with many twists and turns. As a pediatrician I am interested in enhancing the development of the child, the adolescent and of both parents. I want you as parents to be able to anticipate difficulties and to cope with emotions that accompany transitions.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

Caregivers have an opportunity to socialize, make new friends and talk one-on-one with a community resource professionals while the kids play!

For Preschoolers and their Caregivers

Community Resource: Dr. Amorita Snow, pediatrician, MD Kid Care

A child's journey through life may be filled with many twists and turns. As a pediatrician I am interested in enhancing the development of the child, the adolescent and of both parents. I want you as parents to be able to anticipate difficulties and to cope with emotions that accompany transitions.

No registration required

ddsmiles Kiddsmiles Pediatric Dentistry is a fun, state of the art, positive environment.Pediatric Dentistry is a fun, state of the art, positive .

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose 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 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community 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 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Thursday November 7, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PreSchool Storytime

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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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 pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

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

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 10, 17, 24, and 31, November 7, 14, and 21, and December 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

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

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 10, 17, 24, and 31, November 7, 14, and 21, and December 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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5:00 PM - 5:40 PM
Full STEAM Ahead

Exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills in this science-based program.

For children in grades 2 to 4

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 17, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 17, November 7, and December 5
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills in this science-based program.

For children in grades 2 to 4

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 17, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 17, November 7, and December 5
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room


 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Tween STEM

This session will have tweens interested in technology to create a robotic model inspired by real life robotic technologies. 

Everyone will learn about pulleys when they build and program a robotic model of a Bridge using LEGO bricks!

For 4th, 5th & 6th graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 10, October 17, October 31, November 7 and November 14

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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

This session will have tweens interested in technology to create a robotic model inspired by real life robotic technologies. 

Everyone will learn about pulleys when they build and program a robotic model of a Bridge using LEGO bricks!

For 4th, 5th & 6th graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 10, October 17, October 31, November 7 and November 14

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Friday November 8, 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 pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November 1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November 1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room


 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Enjoy forty-five minutes of toddler 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 with loads of music!!

For 10 - 17 months with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Enjoy forty-five minutes of toddler 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 with loads of music!!

For 10 - 17 months with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room


Saturday November 9, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
All Together Stories

Can't make the weekday story time?

Join us Satruday mornings!!

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

Geared for preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14

 

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Can't make the weekday story time?

Join us Satruday mornings!!

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

Geared for preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14

 

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Bilingual Story time

Join us for a program that is filled with FUN, music, dancing, games and reading in both English and Spanish. 

We can learn together while having fun and giving our children the foundation a second language can bring!  

For Preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Join us for a program that is filled with FUN, music, dancing, games and reading in both English and Spanish. 

We can learn together while having fun and giving our children the foundation a second language can bring!  

For Preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Tuesday November 12, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PreSchool Storytime

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 10 spaces available.

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Sing songs, hear a story, play with some new friends!

Ages 10-23 months old with parent/caregiver

Registration is Wednesday 10/2 at 9:30am online, 10:01am in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Sing songs, hear a story, play with some new friends!

Ages 10-23 months old with parent/caregiver

Registration is Wednesday 10/2 at 9:30am online, 10:01am in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
60 Second Challenge

In this Minute to Win It style game, compete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds. Join JumpBunch for all the fun! 

For ages 3 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5, 12, 19, and 26, and December 3 and 10
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 12 spaces available.

In this Minute to Win It style game, compete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds. Join JumpBunch for all the fun! 

For ages 3 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5, 12, 19, and 26, and December 3 and 10
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 12 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 with paint, glue, glitter and so much more!!

Come dressed to make a mess.

For ages 2-10 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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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 with paint, glue, glitter and so much more!!

Come dressed to make a mess.

For ages 2-10 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Family Stories Month

Ask your relatives questions about their history and the history of your family. We will provide you with a CD recording of your interview!

All ages welcome. Registration is not required but recommended. 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Ask your relatives questions about their history and the history of your family. We will provide you with a CD recording of your interview!

All ages welcome. Registration is not required but recommended. 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
STEM Explorers

Calling all 1st - 3rd graders to join our Science based activities for a great time with old and new friends to exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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

Calling all 1st - 3rd graders to join our Science based activities for a great time with old and new friends to exercise design, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while creating a different activity each week.

For 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Wednesday November 13, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby Time

Lapsit program designed for children from birth through 9 months old, along with a parent/caregiver.

Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13.

Registration Begins Wednesday October 2 at 9:30am online, or at 10:01 in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Lapsit program designed for children from birth through 9 months old, along with a parent/caregiver.

Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13.

Registration Begins Wednesday October 2 at 9:30am online, or at 10:01 in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room


 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Itty Bitty Babies

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 old with Parent/Caregiver (Non-Crawlers)

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 27, December 4 and December 11

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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

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 old with Parent/Caregiver (Non-Crawlers)

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 27, December 4 and December 11

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Pre-School Story Time

Listen to stories, sing songs, learn folktales, have fun!

This is a drop in storytime for children ages 2-5 with parent/caregiver

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Listen to stories, sing songs, learn folktales, have fun!

This is a drop in storytime for children ages 2-5 with parent/caregiver

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Kids Play, Parents Learn

Caregivers have an opportunity to socialize, make new friends and talk one-on-one with a community resource professionals while the kids play!

For Preschoolers and their Caregivers

Community Resource: Dr. Jasmine Sedaghatpour, KiddSmiles Dentistry

Kiddsmiles Pediatric Dentistry provides dental care in a fun, state of the art, positive environment.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose Room

Caregivers have an opportunity to socialize, make new friends and talk one-on-one with a community resource professionals while the kids play!

For Preschoolers and their Caregivers

Community Resource: Dr. Jasmine Sedaghatpour, KiddSmiles Dentistry

Kiddsmiles Pediatric Dentistry provides dental care in a fun, state of the art, positive environment.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main - Small Multipurpose 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 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community 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 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Thursday November 14, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PreSchool Storytime

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Preschoolers 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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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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 pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

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

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 10, 17, 24, and 31, November 7, 14, and 21, and December 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

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

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 10, 17, 24, and 31, November 7, 14, and 21, and December 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Tween STEM

This session will have tweens interested in technology to create a robotic model inspired by real life robotic technologies. 

Everyone will learn about pulleys when they build and program a robotic model of a Bridge using LEGO bricks!

For 4th, 5th & 6th graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 10, October 17, October 31, November 7 and November 14

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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

This session will have tweens interested in technology to create a robotic model inspired by real life robotic technologies. 

Everyone will learn about pulleys when they build and program a robotic model of a Bridge using LEGO bricks!

For 4th, 5th & 6th graders

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 10, October 17, October 31, November 7 and November 14

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Thanksgiving Paint Night

Calling all 9 - 12 year olds to grab their grown-ups and head to the library.  This is where you both will create a "Give Thanks" wood pallet sign while enjoying each others company.

No artistic ability necessary to create your custom DIY piece of home decor!

For ages 9-12 years old with their Adult paint partner

Registration begins Wednesday, November 6, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Calling all 9 - 12 year olds to grab their grown-ups and head to the library.  This is where you both will create a "Give Thanks" wood pallet sign while enjoying each others company.

No artistic ability necessary to create your custom DIY piece of home decor!

For ages 9-12 years old with their Adult paint partner

Registration begins Wednesday, November 6, 9:30am Online Only, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

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LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Friday November 15, 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 pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November 1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November 1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room


 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Enjoy forty-five minutes of toddler 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 with loads of music!!

For 10 - 17 months with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Enjoy forty-five minutes of toddler 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 with loads of music!!

For 10 - 17 months with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 11, October 18, October 25, November1, November 8 and November 15

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room


 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Family Volunteer Day

Stop by the Parkville Children's room to make a craft that will support a good cause!

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Stop by the Parkville Children's room to make a craft that will support a good cause!

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
StoryCrafts

Join us at Lakeville for storytime followed by creative activities! Parents are asked to remain with child during program.

For ages 2 - 10 years old with parent/caregiver

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library
There are 14 spaces available.

Join us at Lakeville for storytime followed by creative activities! Parents are asked to remain with child during program.

For ages 2 - 10 years old with parent/caregiver

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

There are 14 spaces available.

Saturday November 16, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
All Together Stories

Can't make the weekday story time?

Join us Satruday mornings!!

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

Geared for preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14

 

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Can't make the weekday story time?

Join us Satruday mornings!!

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

Geared for preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14

 

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Bilingual Story time

Join us for a program that is filled with FUN, music, dancing, games and reading in both English and Spanish. 

We can learn together while having fun and giving our children the foundation a second language can bring!  

For Preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Join us for a program that is filled with FUN, music, dancing, games and reading in both English and Spanish. 

We can learn together while having fun and giving our children the foundation a second language can bring!  

For Preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Monday November 18, 2019
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
60 Second Challenge

In this Minute to Win It style game, complete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds.

Join JumpBunch for all the fun!

For ages 3-5 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30 am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 7, October 21, November 4, November 18, November 25, December 2, and December 9

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
There are 6 spaces available.

In this Minute to Win It style game, complete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds.

Join JumpBunch for all the fun!

For ages 3-5 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30 am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 7, October 21, November 4, November 18, November 25, December 2, and December 9

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Parent/Child Paint Night

Parent and child paint night is a way for parents and their loved one to explore the visual arts together.

It's a way to encourage children to be creative with the comfort of their parents by their side while

creating 2 pieces of art revolving around the same subject.

For ages 5-12 years old

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Parent and child paint night is a way for parents and their loved one to explore the visual arts together.

It's a way to encourage children to be creative with the comfort of their parents by their side while

creating 2 pieces of art revolving around the same subject.

For ages 5-12 years old

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Tuesday November 19, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Music with Christina

This music program will build on your child's natural enthusiasm for music and movement.  Miss Christina will help Caregivers provide the basic musical skills needed to enjoy school and social musical activities.

For 2-7 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 19, November 20 and November 21

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

This music program will build on your child's natural enthusiasm for music and movement.  Miss Christina will help Caregivers provide the basic musical skills needed to enjoy school and social musical activities.

For 2-7 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 19, November 20 and November 21

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
60 Second Challenge

In this Minute to Win It style game, compete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds. Join JumpBunch for all the fun! 

For ages 3 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5, 12, 19, and 26, and December 3 and 10
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
There are 12 spaces available.

In this Minute to Win It style game, compete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds. Join JumpBunch for all the fun! 

For ages 3 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, October 8, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 8, 15, 22, and 29, November 5, 12, 19, and 26, and December 3 and 10
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

There are 12 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Family Stories Month

Ask your relatives questions about their history and the history of your family. We will provide you with a CD recording of your interview!

All ages welcome. Registration is not required but recommended. 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Ask your relatives questions about their history and the history of your family. We will provide you with a CD recording of your interview!

All ages welcome. Registration is not required but recommended. 

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Paper Planes

Celebrate National Aviation Month by experimenting with paper planes! 

For children ages 6 to 12 years

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Celebrate National Aviation Month by experimenting with paper planes! 

For children ages 6 to 12 years

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Wednesday November 20, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Music with Christina

This music program will build on your child's natural enthusiasm for music and movement.  Miss Christina will help Caregivers provide the basic musical skills needed to enjoy school and social musical activities.

For 2-7 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 19, November 20 and November 21

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

This music program will build on your child's natural enthusiasm for music and movement.  Miss Christina will help Caregivers provide the basic musical skills needed to enjoy school and social musical activities.

For 2-7 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 19, November 20 and November 21

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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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 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community 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 3 - 6

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Thursday November 21, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Music with Christina

This music program will build on your child's natural enthusiasm for music and movement.  Miss Christina will help Caregivers provide the basic musical skills needed to enjoy school and social musical activities.

For 2-7 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 19, November 20 and November 21

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

This music program will build on your child's natural enthusiasm for music and movement.  Miss Christina will help Caregivers provide the basic musical skills needed to enjoy school and social musical activities.

For 2-7 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: November 19, November 20 and November 21

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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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 pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

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

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 10, 17, 24, and 31, November 7, 14, and 21, and December 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Your child has so much to say! Using a few easy to learn signs in your daily routine can help you communicate with your pre-verbal 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 10 months to 5 years with parent or caregiver

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

Session of programs includes the following dates: October 10, 17, 24, and 31, November 7, 14, and 21, and December 5 and 12
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Thanksgiving Story Craft

Join us for a Turkey Day Story and Crafts!

Children will listen to a story and participate in a turkey craft.

For 2-8 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am in person, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Join us for a Turkey Day Story and Crafts!

Children will listen to a story and participate in a turkey craft.

For 2-8 year olds with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am in person, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Parent/Child Paint Night

Parent and child paint night is a way for parents and their loved one to explore the visual arts together. It's a way to encourage children to be creative with the comfort of their parents by their side while creating two pieces of art that revolve around the same subject. 

For ages 5 to 12 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Parent and child paint night is a way for parents and their loved one to explore the visual arts together. It's a way to encourage children to be creative with the comfort of their parents by their side while creating two pieces of art that revolve around the same subject. 

For ages 5 to 12 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Friday November 22, 2019
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
National Cake Day Celebration

November 26 recognizes a dessert that you will find at almost everyone’s birthday party whether they are age 1 or over 100.  Whether it’s a shapely bundt cake to the less curvaceous sheet cake, these sweet layered, frosting covered or fondant decorated works of art scream celebration!

In this program each participant will be able to decorate a mini cake to take home and enjoy - box included.

For 1st - 6th graders

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

November 26 recognizes a dessert that you will find at almost everyone’s birthday party whether they are age 1 or over 100.  Whether it’s a shapely bundt cake to the less curvaceous sheet cake, these sweet layered, frosting covered or fondant decorated works of art scream celebration!

In this program each participant will be able to decorate a mini cake to take home and enjoy - box included.

For 1st - 6th graders

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
National Cake Day Celebration

November 26 recognizes a dessert that you will find at almost everyone’s birthday party whether they are age 1 or over 100.  Whether it’s a shapely bundt cake to the less curvaceous sheet cake, these sweet layered, frosting covered or fondant decorated works of art scream celebration!

In this program each participant will be able to decorate a mini cake to take home and enjoy - box included.

For 1st - 6th graders ONLY (no siblings, please)

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

November 26 recognizes a dessert that you will find at almost everyone’s birthday party whether they are age 1 or over 100.  Whether it’s a shapely bundt cake to the less curvaceous sheet cake, these sweet layered, frosting covered or fondant decorated works of art scream celebration!

In this program each participant will be able to decorate a mini cake to take home and enjoy - box included.

For 1st - 6th graders ONLY (no siblings, please)

Registration begins Wednesday, November 13, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Lakeville Branch Library

Saturday November 23, 2019
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
All Together Stories

Can't make the weekday story time?

Join us Satruday mornings!!

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

Geared for preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14

 

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Can't make the weekday story time?

Join us Satruday mornings!!

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

Geared for preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14

 

 

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Bilingual Story time

Join us for a program that is filled with FUN, music, dancing, games and reading in both English and Spanish. 

We can learn together while having fun and giving our children the foundation a second language can bring!  

For Preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Join us for a program that is filled with FUN, music, dancing, games and reading in both English and Spanish. 

We can learn together while having fun and giving our children the foundation a second language can bring!  

For Preschoolers, siblings welcomed.

No registration required.

Session includes the following dates: October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Monday November 25, 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.

No registration required

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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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
60 Second Challenge

In this Minute to Win It style game, complete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds.

Join JumpBunch for all the fun!

For ages 3-5 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30 am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 7, October 21, November 4, November 18, November 25, December 2, and December 9

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
There are 6 spaces available.

In this Minute to Win It style game, complete against the clock and accomplish tasks in 60 seconds.

Join JumpBunch for all the fun!

For ages 3-5 years with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30 am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Session includes the following dates: October 7, October 21, November 4, November 18, November 25, December 2, and December 9

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Preschool Art Lab

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 20 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, November 25, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: November 25, and December 2 and 9
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 20 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, November 25, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: November 25, and December 2 and 9
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Community Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Toddler STEM Activities

These activities offer participants an environment where they are encouraged to create and interact with technology and explore the world around them through a hands-on approach that promotes playful learning.

This class will focus on: Jr. Scientist: All about Butterflies

Children will explore the life cycle of butterflies as they transform from wrinkly baby caterpillars into beautiful winged adults. Participants will hear stories and build with K'NEX toys.

For ages 3 - 5 with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Sessions include the following dates: October 7, October 14, October 21, November 4, November 25, December 2 and December 9

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

These activities offer participants an environment where they are encouraged to create and interact with technology and explore the world around them through a hands-on approach that promotes playful learning.

This class will focus on: Jr. Scientist: All about Butterflies

Children will explore the life cycle of butterflies as they transform from wrinkly baby caterpillars into beautiful winged adults. Participants will hear stories and build with K'NEX toys.

For ages 3 - 5 with Parent/Caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, October 2, 9:30am Online ONLY, 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055.

Sessions include the following dates: October 7, October 14, October 21, November 4, November 25, December 2 and December 9

 

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

Tuesday November 26, 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.

No registration required

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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.

No registration required

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LOCATION: Main- Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 20 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, November 26, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: November 26 and December 3 and 10
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

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

For ages 2 to 5 years with parent or caregiver

Registration begins Wednesday, November 20 @ 9:30am online only and 10:01am in person or over the phone at 516-466-8055. (Must scroll back to first date of the program, November 26, for registration information) 

Session of programs includes the following dates: November 26 and December 3 and 10
 
  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  
LOCATION: Parkville Branch Library Programming Room

Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Toy Time

Sing songs, hear a story, play with some new friends!

Ages 10-23 months old with parent/caregiver

Registration is Wednesday 11/20 at 9:30am online, 10:01am in person or via phone.

  Please note: A child's own library card is REQUIRED in order to register for Children's programs.  

LOCATION: Station Branch Community Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM     

Sing songs, hear a story, play with some new friends!

Ages 10-23 months