Children's Programs - Kings Park Branch


 JULY Programs (scroll down for June)


On-line, phone or in person registration for July programs begins on Friday, June 19, 2015 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.


Mother Goose Rhyme Time

Saturday, July 11 • 10:00-10:30am  (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Thursday, July 30 • 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

Monday, July 6 and 13 • 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

Friday, July 3 and 10 • 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.


Library Playdate

Wednesday, July 8 • 11:00-11:45am (2-4 years old with parent/caregiver)

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


Fish Fest

Thursday, July 16 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read some fishy tales and then make a fabulous fish to bring home with you!


Beach Tots

Tuesday, July 21 • 11:00-11:30am (2 years with parent/caregiver)

Soak up the sun and play in the sand at our library beach party. Don’t forget to bring your favorite beach towel for a tropical storytime. Dress to make a mess.


Colors All Around Us

Tuesday, July 7 • 3:00-3:30pm (2-3 years with parent/caregiver)

Have fun learning all about colors through reading special stories and creating a fun craft.


Hooray for the USA 

Thursday, July 2 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Let’s read stories about the red, white and blue and then we’ll do a patriotic sticker scene just in time for the 4th of July!


Icy Paint Creations

Monday, July 20 • 3:00-3:30pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Cool down from the summer heat and participate in a unique painting experience with your little one. Dress to make a mess.


Paddington Bear Storytime 

Wednesday, July 22 • 3:00-3:30pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read tales about big brown bears and then make a Paddington Bear out of a paper plate.


Aquarium Adventures

Friday, July 24 • 11:00-11:30am (5-8 years)

We will read some fish tales and then make a foam fish bowl.


Water Fun Adventures

Wednesday, July 1 •11:00-11:30am (5-9 years)

Have fun listening to books about the summer and enjoy making a day at the beach sticker scene.


Little Craft Buddies 

Wednesday, July 15 • 4:00-4:45pm (5-9 years)

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


Superhero Training Academy

Monday, July 27• 3:30-4:15pm (6-10 years)

Do you have what it takes to be a superhero? Design your own superhero character and test your skills at our superhero training academy.


Dragon Time 

Tuesday, July14 • 3:00-3:30pm (7-9 years)

Using colored sand, have fun decorating a cardboard dragon.


Tell Your Story 

Saturday, July 18 • 10:00-10:30am (8-11 years)

Create and decorate your own journal that can be used to record your story.


Summer Sipping 

Friday, July 31 • 11:00-11:30am (8-11 years)

Drink up!  We will color your own camp water bottle holder to bring on those hot nature hikes.



JUNE Programs


On-line, phone or in person registration for June programs begins on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 10am.

Registration is required for all programs.



Saturday, June 27 • 10:30-11:15am (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.


Terrific Threes

Tuesday, June 16 and 23 • 11:00-11:45am (36-47 months with parent/caregiver)

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


Under the Sea Storytime

Saturday, June 20 • 10:30-11:00am (Ages 3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Read stories about creatures from the ocean and make a jellyfish to take home.


Paw Patrol

Wednesday, June 24 • 3:00-3:30pm (3-5 years with parent/caregiver)

We will read a few stories about our friends from the Paw Patrol and then make a craft full of playful puppies!


Photo Magnet Picture Frame

Thursday, June 25 • 3:00-3:30pm (5-8 years)

Decorate a smiley faced photo frame for all of those great pictures that you will be posing for this summer!


Kids Create

Monday, June 29 • 3:00-3:30pm  (5-8 years)

Bring your imagination and the library will supply the rest! Let books inspire you to create masterpieces from everyday materials.


Superhero Sticker Scene

Tuesday, June 23 • 3:00-3:30pm (6-9 years)

Start the summer off by decorating a superhero sticker scene.


Quench Your Thirst

Tuesday, June 30 • 3:00-3:30pm  (6-10 years)

Stay cool this summer by coloring your own drinking cup with lid and straw.


Stay Cool This Summer

Friday, June 26 • 11:00-11:30am (7-11 years)

Stay cool this summer! Come to the Library to decorate a paddle fan.