Children's Programs - Kings Park Branch

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER Programs (scroll down for August)

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for September programs begins on Friday, August 25, 2017 at 10am.  Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme Time

Tuesday, September 5 • 11:00-11:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Saturday, September 23 • 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 

Thursday, September 7 • 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

Monday, September 25 • 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.

 

Terrific Threes

Friday, September 15 • 11:00-11:45am (36-47 months with parent/caregiver)

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

           

Wheels on the Bus

Friday, September 8 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)          

Let’s sing one of our favorite songs, read and make a big yellow school bus craft.

 

Amazing Apples

Friday, September 29 • 11:00-11:30am • (2 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read some apple adventures and then create a special apple craft for you!

 

Construction Zone

Saturday, September 30 • 10:30-11:15am (Ages 2-4 years with parent/caregiver)

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

 

Fall is for…Apples

Wednesday, September 27 • 11:00-11:30am • (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)

It’s apple picking time.  Come to the Library for stories and a craft all about apples

 

Colorful Chameleons

Wednesday, September 6 • 11:00-11:30am • (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Brown, red, orange, what color will the chameleon be next? Join us for stories and a craft about this amazing animal.   Dress to make a mess

 

Storytime Surprise

Thursday, September 7 • 3:30-4:00pm (Ages 3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Join us as we read an assortment of stories with Miss Sharon and then do a surprise craft.

 

All Aboard at the Library

Thursday, September 14 • 11:00-11:45am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Calling all young engineers and conductors. If you love trains, then hop aboard and join us for this fun filled adventure.  We will have all types of trains set up for you to play with.

 

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Saturday, September 16 • 10:00-10:30am (Ages 3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Batter up! Make a fun baseball craft while we read sporty stories.

 

Nighttime Animals

Monday, September 18 • 3:30-4:00pm • (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Just as we’re going to bed, they’re waking up.  Share stories and make a craft featuring nocturnal animals.

 

Fall Favorites

Tuesday, September 26 • 3:30-4:00pm • (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read about animals that we might see in the fall and make a cute craft.

 

Little Book Buddies

Wednesday, September 13 • 4:15-5:00pm (4-7 years)

Book Buddies is a program in which a child is paired with a teen for a rewarding reading experience.

 

Apples All Around

Thursday, September 14 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-8 years)

It's apple picking season! Join us for delicious apple stories and a craft.

 

Little Game Buddies   

Saturday, September 16 • 3:15-4:00pm (5-9 years)

If you love playing board games, then this program is for you!  Children will be paired with a teen buddy for an afternoon of playing some of your favorite board games!

 

Falling Leaves

Thursday, September 28 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-9years)

Fall is in the air and the leaves are changing color. Listen to some fall tales while we make colorful leaves. Dress to make a mess.

 

Little Art Buddies

Monday, September 25 • 4:00-4:45pm (5-9 years)

Enjoy an afternoon paired with a teen to create and explore different art techniques. 

Dress to make a mess!

 

LEGO® League

Tuesday, September 12 • 4:00-4:45pm (5-12 years)

Calling all master builders!  Bring your imaginations to this block party and construct your own creations using our collection of LEGO® BRICKS!

 

Sweet Treats

Thursday, September 21 • 4:15-4:45pm (7-9 years)

Join us for a sweet storytime.   Have fun making a paper gumball machine with colored buttons.

 

Scratch Art Fun 

Wednesday, September 27 • 4:15-4:45pm (8-11 years)

Choose from an assortment of scratch art projects to create and enjoy!

 

Science Buddies

Saturday, September 9 • 10:15-11:00am (8-12 years)

Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children together to work with simple, but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math. Dress to make a mess.

 

Mason Jar Masterpieces

Monday, September 11 • 4:15-4:45pm (8-12 years)

Use your imaginations to paint and decorate a mason jar - make a pencil holder, lantern, or your own creation! Dress to make a mess.

 

Washi Tape Paper Plates

Tuesday, September 19 • 4:15-4:45pm (8-12 years)

Transform a paper plate into a work of art with colorful washi tape.

 

Creation Station

Saturday, September 2, 9.16, 23, 30 • 10:00am - 4:00pm (For children under the age of 12)

Are you looking for something to do on Saturday?  Come to the library during these hours and complete some cool crafts.  No registration required.

 

 

 

AUGUST Programs

On-line, phone or in person registration for August programs begins on Friday, July 21, 2017 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

Home on the Farm

Friday, August 18 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)

Calling all farmers! Take an imaginary trip to Old MacDonald's. Let's see how many animals we can find!

 

Happy Camper 

Tuesday, August 22 • 11:00-11:30am • (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Use your imagination and join us for a camping adventure inside the Library.

 

Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails 

Tuesday, August 29 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Read with us and make a super snail.  Dress to make a mess.

 

Summer Safari 

Thursday, August 31 • 3:00-3:30pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Join us in the jungle for this storytime. We'll read stories and decorate a safari sticker scene.

 

Tropical Island

Tuesday, August 15 • 3:00-3:30pm (5-8 years)

Let’s dream about summer adventures and make a tropical island that you can bring home with you.

 

Sensational Summer 

Thursday, August 17 • 11:00-11:30am (5-8 years)

Read with us and choose a favorite mini sticker scene about summer.

 

Party Time 

Monday, August 14 • 11:00-11:30am (5-9 years)

Let's have a party in the Library! Enjoy stories, music, and games at this celebration.

 

Little Art Buddies 

Monday, August 14 • 3:45-4:30pm (5-9 years)

Enjoy an afternoon paired with a teen to create and explore different art techniques. 

Dress to make a mess!

 

Little Game Buddies

Thursday, August 24 • 3:15-4:00pm (5-9 years)

If you love playing board games, then this program is for you!  Children will be paired with a teen buddy for an afternoon of playing some of your favorite board games!

 

Midsummer Night

Monday, August 28 • 3:30-4:00pm (6-11 years)

Make a glow-in-the-dark craft and enjoy summer tales.

 

Science Buddies 

Saturday, August 19 • 3:15-4:00am (8-12 years)

Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children together to work with simple, but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math. Dress to make a mess!