Children's Programs - Kings Park Branch

 

 

 

MARCH Programs

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for March programs begins on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

Mother Goose Rhyme Time

Saturday, March 12 • 10:00-10:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Thursday, March 31 • 11:00-11:30am (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

Friday, March 4 • 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, March 7 • 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.

 

Welcome to Sesame Street

Tuesday, March 1 • 11:00-11:30am (Ages 2 years with parent/caregiver)

Today we will read about our friends who live on Sesame Street and then do a terrific craft.

 

Dogs Colorful Day

Saturday, March 5 • 10:30-11:00am (Age 2-3 year olds with parent/caregiver)

Come listen to Dog's Colorful Day by Emma Dodd.  Have fun making your own special Dog with colorful spots.

 

Lucky Little Leprechauns

Thursday, March 17 • 11:00-11:30am (Ages 2-3 years with parent/caregiver)

Come and join us for St. Patrick’s Day.  Enjoy stories and a special craft.  Don’t forget to wear your green.

 

Construction Zone

Friday, March 11 • 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.

 

Art Starts

Tuesday, March 15 • 11:00-11:45am (Ages 2-4 years with parent/caregiver)

Different crafts encourage children's hand-eye coordination and gross and fine motor skills development as they explore a variety of materials; includes storytime. Dress to make a mess!

 

Library Playdate

Saturday, March 19 • 10:30-11:15 (Ages 2-4 years with parent/caregiver)

Seize the play and keep the mess at our place! Join us for an informal playdate - meet other children and families while playing with toys and creating an art project.

 

Spring is Here

Tuesday, March 22 • 3:00-3:30pm (Ages 3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Welcome in this new season by joining us for this special storytime.  Enjoy stories and have fun making a beautiful flower garden.

 

No Place Like Home

Wednesday, March 23 • 3:30-4:00pm (Ages 3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Enjoy a few stories with us and then make a giant doll house sticker scene.

 

Duck or Rabbit

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

It’s that time of year for ducks and bunnies. Join us for stories and a craft featuring some of spring’s new arrivals.

 

Little Book Buddies

Wednesday, March 9 • 4:15-5:00pm (Ages 4-8 years)

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

 

Colorful Collage

Wednesday, March 16 • 4:15-4:45pm (Ages 5-8 years)

Choose your favorite animals as we read and then make an animal collage.

 

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss

Wednesday, March 2 • 4:15-4:45pm (Ages 5-9 years)

Join us as we celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday.  Come and listen to stories and do a fun craft.

 

Easy Origami

Thursday, March 10 • 4:00-4:45pm (Ages 7-11 years)

Try something new. Join us as we make some easy origami figures.

 

Decorate a Picture Frame

Wednesday, March 30 • 4:15-4:45pm (Ages 8-11 years)

Have fun decorating a wooden picture frame for your favorite photo.  Dress to make a mess!

 

Creation Station

Saturday, March 5, 12 and 19 • 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.

 

 

FEBRUARY Programs (scroll down for January)

On-line, phone or in person registration for February programs begins on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

Mother Goose Rhyme Time

Saturday, February 20 • 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, February 11 and 18 • 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

Tuesday, February 9 and 16 • 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.

 

Bark George

Friday, February 19 • 10:30-11:00am (2 years with parent/caregiver)

Come and listen to "Bark George" and then have fun making a special "George" craft.

 

Construction Site

Friday, February 26 • 11:00-11:30am (2-4 years with parent/caregiver)

Let’s read about all different types of construction vehicles and then do a sticker scene

 

Storytime Surprise                 

Friday, February 12 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

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

 

Parade of Penguins

Thursday, February 25 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Join us for stories, songs and a craft, all featuring the irresistible Penguin.

 

Button Tree

Tuesday, February 16 • 3:00-3:30pm (Ages 5-9 years)

Have fun decorating a tree with different colored buttons.

 

Popsicle Buddies

Thursday, February 18 • 4:00-4:30pm (Ages 6-11 years)

 Use your imagination to create a variety of Popsicle Buddies.

 

Potpourri of Fun

Saturday, February 13 • 10:30-11:30am (Ages 6-12 years)

Join us for a morning of fun. There will LEGO® Bricks to build with, crafts to make and objects to paint.  If you like, you can bring along your grandma, grandpa, aunt or uncle.

 

Patchwork Winter

Wednesday, February 24 • 4:00-4:30pm (Ages 7-11years)

Use your imagination to create a patchwork winter scene.

 

Creation Station

Saturday, February 13, 20 and 27 • 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.