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Wednesday December 1, 2021 - Saturday December 31, 2022
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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Birth - Entering Kindergarten. Online registration required.  After registration, come to the Children's Room to get your materials to begin! Read any book to your child. You can read the same book multiple times. Storytime books count too! Color in one dot per book on your chart. When the chart is filled return it to a Children's Room Staff member for a prize and start your next chart. Your child will receive a certificate of completion and more special prizes when they complete and submit their final chart of 1000 books! A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete.

There are many spaces available.

Birth - Entering Kindergarten. Online registration required.  After registration, come to the Children's Room to get your materials to begin! Read any book to your child. You can read the same book multiple times. Storytime books count too! Color in one dot per book on your chart. When the chart is filled return it to a Children's Room Staff member for a prize and start your next chart. Your child will receive a certificate of completion and more special prizes when they complete and submit their final chart of 1000 books! A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete.

There are many spaces available.

Tuesday March 1, 2022 - Saturday December 31, 2022
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CHILDREN'S SERVICES VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The Children's Services Department is offering limited in-person volunteer opportunities for Plainedge residents entering Gr. 6 and up. Applications, which are revised monthly, are available from the Children's Services Staff. The application is a first step in the process of the volunteering procedure. When a completed application is submitted each applicant will be contacted by email and/or by phone call. They will be informed of what date they can start to contact us to secure 2 volunteer opportunities for the upcoming monthCompleted applications may be submitted in the Children's Room or via email attachment to kids@plainedgelibrary.org.   If you have any questions about our upcoming volunteer opportunites, you can email us or call us at 735-4133 Exts 712 and 713.

The Children's Services Department is offering limited in-person volunteer opportunities for Plainedge residents entering Gr. 6 and up. Applications, which are revised monthly, are available from the Children's Services Staff. The application is a first step in the process of the volunteering procedure. When a completed application is submitted each applicant will be contacted by email and/or by phone call. They will be informed of what date they can start to contact us to secure 2 volunteer opportunities for the upcoming monthCompleted applications may be submitted in the Children's Room or via email attachment to kids@plainedgelibrary.org.   If you have any questions about our upcoming volunteer opportunites, you can email us or call us at 735-4133 Exts 712 and 713.

Tuesday March 1, 2022 - Sunday December 31, 2023
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CHILDREN'S SERVICES VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Plainedge School District students entering grades 6th & up as of this September can receive community service credit by emailing video or written book review submissions to Children's Services at kids@plainedgelibrary.org

  • Our Volunteer Book Review program is currently on going.
  • Review a book between grade levels K through 8th.
  • Email submissions to Children's Services at kids@plainedgelibrary.org
  • A first & last name as well as an email address is required with the submission in order for us to give credit.
  • The student will receive 1 hour of community service credit for each book review submitted, maximum 2 book reviews per week.  
  • A community service credit letter will be emailed as proof of volunteer hours. Please keep a copy of the letter in a safe place. The library no longer keeps records of community service hours.
  • PLEASE NOTE: All book reviews will be posted on our Facebook page unless you tell us otherwise.

Plainedge School District students entering grades 6th & up as of this September can receive community service credit by emailing video or written book review submissions to Children's Services at kids@plainedgelibrary.org

  • Our Volunteer Book Review program is currently on going.
  • Review a book between grade levels K through 8th.
  • Email submissions to Children's Services at kids@plainedgelibrary.org
  • A first & last name as well as an email address is required with the submission in order for us to give credit.
  • The student will receive 1 hour of community service credit for each book review submitted, maximum 2 book reviews per week.  
  • A community service credit letter will be emailed as proof of volunteer hours. Please keep a copy of the letter in a safe place. The library no longer keeps records of community service hours.
  • PLEASE NOTE: All book reviews will be posted on our Facebook page unless you tell us otherwise.
Friday May 6, 2022 - Friday May 20, 2022

Enjoy these fun Friday afternoon DIY craft activities. This virtual craft program takes place on 5/6 & 5/20. 

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW EACH OF THESE DATES AT 1:00PM TO GET TO MISS RACHEL'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/

Enjoy these fun Friday afternoon DIY craft activities. This virtual craft program takes place on 5/6 & 5/20. 

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW EACH OF THESE DATES AT 1:00PM TO GET TO MISS RACHEL'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/

Tuesday May 17, 2022
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11:00 AM
Red White & Blue Sprinkle Batter Cookies

Join Chef Rob Scott as he shows you how to prepare his delicious dishes! This week you and your family can make Red White & Blue Sprinkle Batter Cookies. A recipe will be included with Chef Rob's cooking program.

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW AT 11:00 AM TO GET TO CHEF ROB SCOTT'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/

Join Chef Rob Scott as he shows you how to prepare his delicious dishes! This week you and your family can make Red White & Blue Sprinkle Batter Cookies. A recipe will be included with Chef Rob's cooking program.

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW AT 11:00 AM TO GET TO CHEF ROB SCOTT'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/

 
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6:45 PM - 7:15 PM
Owl PJ Storytime

Geared for ages 2 - 5 years with an adult.  In person.  Limited spaces available. Families will be seated socially distant.  Masks are optional. Enjoy stories, creative movement activities and a craft with Miss Peggy. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete.  There will be enough crafts for each registered child.

There is 1 space available.

Geared for ages 2 - 5 years with an adult.  In person.  Limited spaces available. Families will be seated socially distant.  Masks are optional. Enjoy stories, creative movement activities and a craft with Miss Peggy. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete.  There will be enough crafts for each registered child.

There is 1 space available.

Wednesday May 18, 2022
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10:00 AM
Ceramic Butterfly Bank - Grab & Go Program

Geared for Grades K - 5th. Registration required. Limited Supplies. 1 kit per child.  Your child will get a kit with a nice butterfly bank ceramic piece to paint from Time Flies Ceramics. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Geared for Grades K - 5th. Registration required. Limited Supplies. 1 kit per child.  Your child will get a kit with a nice butterfly bank ceramic piece to paint from Time Flies Ceramics. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Drive In Storytime

For families.  In person. Registration required.  Limited suppiles. Please register each child who will be attending. Join us for car themed stories, activities and make your own cardboard box car with Miss Kathleen. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete

For families.  In person. Registration required.  Limited suppiles. Please register each child who will be attending. Join us for car themed stories, activities and make your own cardboard box car with Miss Kathleen. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete


Wednesday June 1, 2022 - Saturday July 30, 2022
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Oceans Of Possibilities Summer Reading Club 2022

2022 Oceans Of Possibilities Summer Reading Club  We are offering a charts and stickers read-at-home program for children, birth through grade 5. Registration is required for our 2022 Summer Reading Club and begins here on Monday, June 13th at 10:00AM.  Materials will be supplied by the library. Reading Club members read at home. For the youngest group, birth - grade 1, place a sticker on one dot per book read. For those in grades 2 - 5, place a sticker on one dot per chapter read. 

Return 1 chart with stickers on it, by the end of the Reading Club, to a Children’s Services Staff member. You can also email a picture of one chart with stickers on it to kids@plainedgelibrary.org. Include your child’s name in the email. Children’s Services will be giving out special goody bags at the end of the program as a reward to our participants! The Summer Reading Club will run from Monday, June 27 to Friday, July 29.  

2022 Oceans Of Possibilities Summer Reading Club  We are offering a charts and stickers read-at-home program for children, birth through grade 5. Registration is required for our 2022 Summer Reading Club and begins here on Monday, June 13th at 10:00AM.  Materials will be supplied by the library. Reading Club members read at home. For the youngest group, birth - grade 1, place a sticker on one dot per book read. For those in grades 2 - 5, place a sticker on one dot per chapter read. 

Return 1 chart with stickers on it, by the end of the Reading Club, to a Children’s Services Staff member. You can also email a picture of one chart with stickers on it to kids@plainedgelibrary.org. Include your child’s name in the email. Children’s Services will be giving out special goody bags at the end of the program as a reward to our participants! The Summer Reading Club will run from Monday, June 27 to Friday, July 29.  

Wednesday June 1, 2022 - Wednesday June 8, 2022

For ages 1 to 5 years only, with an adult. In person. Limited spaces available. Each family will be seated socially distant. Masks optional. Join us for music and movement! Registered child needs to be at least 12 months by June 1st to participate. No unregistered siblings, please. Your child will be registered for both dates, 6/1 & 6/8.  A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete.

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For ages 1 to 5 years only, with an adult. In person. Limited spaces available. Each family will be seated socially distant. Masks optional. Join us for music and movement! Registered child needs to be at least 12 months by June 1st to participate. No unregistered siblings, please. Your child will be registered for both dates, 6/1 & 6/8.  A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete.

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 

For ages 1 to 5 years only, with an adult. In person. Limited spaces available. Each family will be seated socially distant. Masks optional. Join us for music and movement! Registered child needs to be at least 12 months by June 1st to participate. No unregistered siblings, please. Your child will be registered for both dates, 6/1 & 6/8.  A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete.

For ages 1 to 5 years only, with an adult. In person. Limited spaces available. Each family will be seated socially distant. Masks optional. Join us for music and movement! Registered child needs to be at least 12 months by June 1st to participate. No unregistered siblings, please. Your child will be registered for both dates, 6/1 & 6/8.  A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete.


Friday June 3, 2022 - Friday June 17, 2022

Enjoy these fun Friday afternoon DIY craft activities. This virtual craft program takes place on 6/3 & 6/17

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW EACH OF THESE DATES AT 1:00PM TO GET TO MISS RACHEL'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/

Enjoy these fun Friday afternoon DIY craft activities. This virtual craft program takes place on 6/3 & 6/17

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW EACH OF THESE DATES AT 1:00PM TO GET TO MISS RACHEL'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/

Monday June 6, 2022 - Monday June 13, 2022
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10:00 AM
Monday Take & Make Crafts

Monday mornings in June, 6/6 & 6/13 you can stop by the library at 10:00AM for a craft kit. Stop by the Children's Room or request by curbside services. 1 kit per child. Supplies are limited.

Monday mornings in June, 6/6 & 6/13 you can stop by the library at 10:00AM for a craft kit. Stop by the Children's Room or request by curbside services. 1 kit per child. Supplies are limited.

Tuesday June 7, 2022
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Walk-In Playdoh Playtime

For families.  Stop by the library's backyard to make Playdoh creations. First come, first served. Supplies are limited.

For families.  Stop by the library's backyard to make Playdoh creations. First come, first served. Supplies are limited.

 
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11:00 AM
Swordfish With Citrus Basil and Pinenuts

Join Chef Rob Scott as he shows you how to prepare his delicious dishes! This week you and your family can make Swordfish With Citrus Basil and Pinenuts. A recipe will be included with Chef Rob's cooking program.

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW AT 11:00 AM TO GET TO CHEF ROB SCOTT'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/

Join Chef Rob Scott as he shows you how to prepare his delicious dishes! This week you and your family can make Swordfish With Citrus Basil and Pinenuts. A recipe will be included with Chef Rob's cooking program.

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW AT 11:00 AM TO GET TO CHEF ROB SCOTT'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/

Thursday June 9, 2022 - Thursday June 23, 2022
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
A Time For Kids

Ages 18 months to 5 years with an adult.  A Time For Kids, Inc. will be here Thursdays, 6/9 & 6/23, to conduct a fun, active and educational program for your child and you.  Your child will be registered for both dates. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete.

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Ages 18 months to 5 years with an adult.  A Time For Kids, Inc. will be here Thursdays, 6/9 & 6/23, to conduct a fun, active and educational program for your child and you.  Your child will be registered for both dates. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete.

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Thursday June 16, 2022
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10:00 AM
Father's Day BBQ Grill Cupcakes - Take & Make

For families  1 kit per family. Register only one person to represent the family.  Decorate cupcakes with fondant, candy and frosting for Dad! The Baking Coach will show you how. A QR code on the your kit of ingredients will link your to the video. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete. 

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For families  1 kit per family. Register only one person to represent the family.  Decorate cupcakes with fondant, candy and frosting for Dad! The Baking Coach will show you how. A QR code on the your kit of ingredients will link your to the video. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete. 

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Monday June 20, 2022

Geared for grades K-5.  Listen to a great Unicorn themed story and do a fun art activity to match. 

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW  AT 4:00PM TO GET TO MISS RACHEL'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/ 

Geared for grades K-5.  Listen to a great Unicorn themed story and do a fun art activity to match. 

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW  AT 4:00PM TO GET TO MISS RACHEL'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/ 

Tuesday June 21, 2022
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11:00 AM
Breakfast On the Go-Strawberry Chocolate Chip Muffins

Join Chef Rob Scott as he shows you how to prepare his delicious dishes! This week you and your family can make Breakfast On the Go-Strawberry Chocolate Chip Muffins. A recipe will be included with Chef Rob's cooking program.

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW AT 11:00 AM TO GET TO CHEF ROB SCOTT'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/

Join Chef Rob Scott as he shows you how to prepare his delicious dishes! This week you and your family can make Breakfast On the Go-Strawberry Chocolate Chip Muffins. A recipe will be included with Chef Rob's cooking program.

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW AT 11:00 AM TO GET TO CHEF ROB SCOTT'S PROGRAM.

https://www.facebook.com/plainedgepubliclibrarykids/

Wednesday June 22, 2022
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9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Cut & Glue Club

Geared for ages 2-5 years with an adult.  Your child will practice cutting and gluing skills by making a paper craft with Miss Kathleen.  A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete

Geared for ages 2-5 years with an adult.  Your child will practice cutting and gluing skills by making a paper craft with Miss Kathleen.  A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete


Thursday June 30, 2022
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7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Evening Storytime

Geared for ages 2-5 years with an adult.  Enjoy fun stories, activities and a craft with Miss Kathleen. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete

Geared for ages 2-5 years with an adult.  Enjoy fun stories, activities and a craft with Miss Kathleen. A current email address and phone number are required when registering, otherwise the registration is considered incomplete



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