Children's Programs - Kings Park Building

 

 

 

February Programs (scroll down for January)

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for February programs begins on Friday, January 19, 2018 at 9:30am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme Time

Tuesday, February 6 • 11:00-11:30am (Birth-35 months with parent/caregiver)

Saturday, February 24 • 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 15 • 10:00-10:45am (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 20 • 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.

 

 

Valentine Wishes

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

Join us for some special stories to celebrate this loving day.

 

 

Counting Sheep 

Thursday, February 1 • 10:30-11:00am (2-3 years with parent/caregiver)

Baa, Baa, join us for sweet stories about this adorable barnyard friend.  Have fun decorating a little lamb to take home.

 

 

Library Playdate   

Monday, February 26 •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.

 

 

Hugs and Kisses 

Tuesday, February 13 • 11:00-11:30am (2-5 years with parent/caregiver)

Join us for this oh so sweet storytime and then make a craft to give to that someone special.

 

 

M&M Madness  

Monday, February 5 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

There are so many things to do with M & M’s – counting, sorting, sequencing and eating them.  Come and enjoy this yummy storytime.

 

 

Move and Groove  

Thursday, February 8 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Let’s get moving! We’ll read stories and do fun activities. Make sure you bring your dancing shoes.

 

 

Storytime Surprise               

Thursday, February 22 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

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

 

 

Penguin Parade 

Tuesday, February 27 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Who doesn’t love penguins?  Join us for stories and a craft featuring these irresistible animals.

 

 

Little Craft Buddies   

Tuesday, February 13 • 4:15-5:00pm (4-7years)

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.

 

 

Groundhog Day 

Thursday, February 1 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-8 years)

Will the groundhog see his shadow?   Read with us and make a groundhog pop-up craft.

 

 

Happy Valentine’s Day 

Wednesday, February 14 • 4:00-4:30pm (5-8 years)

Come and join us for Valentine's Day fun.  Enjoy some Valentine's Day stories and then make that special someone a beautiful foam heart ornament.

 

 

Bee My Valentine 

Monday, February 12 • 4:15-4:45pm (5-9 years)

Buzz into the Library for Valentine’s Day stories. We’ll make a special valentine that is sweeter than honey.

 

 

Little Art Buddies 

Monday, February 26 • 4:15-5:00pm (5-9 years)

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

Dress to make a mess!

 

 

Mo Willems Birthday Celebration 

Saturday, February 17 • 10:30-11:00am (5-9 years)

It’s Mo Willems’s birthday this month! Join us for some of his best stories and a craft.

 

 

Homework Help 

Wednesday, February 7 • 4:00-5:00pm (5-12 years)                     

Wednesday, February 21 • 4:00-5:00pm (5-12 years)

Do you have the homework blues? Need help studying for an upcoming test? Let our qualified teen volunteers help you with homework, studying and projects. Bring your work to the Library and leave feeling accomplished.  You must register for each date you wish to attend.

 

 

Fractured Fairy Tales 

Thursday, February 15 • 4:15-4:45pm (6-10 years)

Get ready for fairy tale fun. Let’s read some new twists on old favorites.

 

 

Science Buddies

Saturday, February 10 • 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.

 

 

Zoo Friends 

Saturday, February 3 • 3:00-3:30pm (8-11 years)

What is your favorite zoo animal? Enjoy stories about some of your favorite zoo animals. Have fun painting a wooden giraffe. Dress to make a mess.

 

 

Creation Station 

Saturdays, February 3, 10, 17 and 24 • 10:00am-4:00pm (For families with children under the age of 12 years old)

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

 

 

 

JANUARY Programs

 

On-line, phone or in person registration for January programs begins on Friday, December 22, 2017 at 9:30am.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme Time

Monday, January 29 • 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.

 

 

Hats and Mittens 

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

Read some chilly tales with us and do a cool craft.

 

 

Our Feathered Friends 

Monday, January 22 • 3:30-4:00pm (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

Flock on down to the Library to listen to stories about birds and then make a feeder to bring home with you to help the birds in your yard get through the cold winter.  Please bring a clean milk/juice carton with you and dress to make a mess!

 

 

It’s a Mystery 

Tuesday, January 23 • 11:00-11:30am (3-5 year with parent/caregiver)

See if you can solve the mysteries in the stories we share.  Then make your own “I Spy” bottle.

 

 

All Aboard at the Library  

Wednesday, January 24 • 11:00-11:45am (3-5 year 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.

 

 

Little Game Buddies   

Wednesday, January 24 • 4:15-5:00pm (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!

 

 

Little Art Buddies 

Monday, January 29 • 4:15-5:00 (5-9 years)

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

Dress to make a mess!

 

 

Winter Penguin Glitter Mosaic  

Saturday, January 27 • 3:00-3:30pm (7-10 years)

Celebrate the season with this adorable mosaic featuring a cheerful, glittery penguin.

 

 

Science Buddies        

Saturday, January 27 • 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.

 

 

Creation Station

Saturdays, January 6, 13, 20 and 27 • 10:00am-4:00pm (For children under the age of 12) No registration required.

Are you looking for something to do on Saturday?  Come to the library during these hours and complete some cool crafts.