Children's Programs - Kings Park Branch

 

 

 

April Programs (scroll down for March)

On-line, phone or in person registration for April programs begins on Friday, March 27, 2015 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

Mother Goose Rhyme Time

Thursday, April 9 • 11:00-11:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Saturday, April 18 • 10:00-10:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy a traditional time of nursery rhymes and songs for baby.  A great introduction to the library for the youngest of children!  Siblings are welcome.

 

Wonderful Ones

Tuesday, April 21 and 28 • 11:00-11:45am (12-23 months with parent/caregiver)

This action-packed program engages little ones in language based activities;

includes free play, stories and fun!  Siblings are welcome.

 

Time for Twos

Thursday, April 23 and 30 • 11:00-11:45am (24-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Visit the Library and enjoy building social skills in a relaxed, friendly environment; includes free play, songs, stories and a craft.  Siblings are welcome.

 

Loving Lambs

Monday, April 13 • 11:00-11:30am (2 year olds with parent/caregiver)

After we read about these adorable animals you can choose to make a lamb or bunny craft.

 

Digi-Tots

Monday, April 20 • 3:00-3:30pm (2-4 years with parent/caregiver)  

Join us for a unique storytime you won’t want to miss! We will sing songs, read traditional stories, and introduce you and your little one to digital resources designed to foster early literacy skills. There will be free play at the end, allowing time for questions from caregivers about how to access these digital materials from home.

 

Construction Zone

Saturday, April 25 • 10:00-10:45am (2-4 years with parent/caregiver)        

Put on your hard hats and bring your little construction workers to build with all types of blocks.

 

Terrific Threes

Friday, April 10 and 17 • 11:00-11:45am (36-47 months with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy free play, stories, crafts, and circle time.  Siblings are welcome.

 

Celebrate National Library Week

April 13-18 • (3 years old – Grade 5)

Celebrate National Library Week by visiting the Children’s Department to choose a “take home craft” from our treasure box.

 

Rain, Rain, Rain

Tuesday, April 14 • 11:00-11:30am (Ages 3-5 years old with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy puddle jumping and rainy day activities inside the library. Remember to wear your favorite rain boots! Dress to make a mess.

 

Down on the Ranch

Wednesday, April 22 • 3:00-3:30pm (3-5 year olds with parent/caregiver)

Let’s read some stories about cowboys and horses and then make a yippee-i-o sticker scene!

 

Scratch Art Ducks

Wednesday, April 29 •4:00-4:30pm (5-8 years)

Join us as we read a few tales and then create a scratch art duck to hang in your room.

 

Little Craft Buddies

Thursday, April 16 • 4:00-4:45pm (Ages 5-9 years)

Craft Buddies is a program in which a child is paired with a teen as they work together to create a craft for the child to take home.

 

My Spring Garden

Tuesday, April 14 • 4:00-4:30pm (Ages 6-9 years)

Come and enjoy listening to springtime stories and then have fun decorating a flower garden sticker scene.

 

Junior Maker Space

Monday, April 13 • 4:00-4:45pm (Ages 8-12 years)

Tinker in this one of a kind lab that explores science, simple mechanics, elements of design and other creative projects. The possibilities are only limited by your imagination.

 

My Trip to the Zoo

Thursday, April 9 • 3:00-3:30pm (Ages 8-11 years)

Enjoy listening to zoo animal stories and then have fun painting a wooden giraffe buddy.

 

 

MARCH Programs

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for March programs begins on Friday, February 20, 2015 at 10am.

 

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

  

Farm Friends

Tuesday, March 31 • 11:00-11:30am (2 year olds with parent/caregiver)

“Old MacDonald had a farm…”  Listen to stories about your favorite farm animals and make a fun farm craft to take home with you! 

 

Pizza, Pizza

Thursday, March 26 • 11:00-11:30am (Ages 3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy listening to “delicious” pizza stories and then have fun decorating a pizza sticker scene.

 

Circus Carousel

Wednesday, March 25 • 4:00-4:30pm (Ages 5-8 years)

We will read stories about the circus and then make our own carousel craft.

 

Spring is in the Air

Tuesday, March 24 • 4:00-4:30pm (Ages 6-10 years)

Come and enjoy springtime stories and have fun making a beautiful craft to welcome in the new season.