Kids Page

CUDDLE ME Story Time on Wednesdays at 10:30am

Come to the library for CUDDLE ME Story Time. Our program is for Birth to 24 months, a story time designed especially for our youngest patrons with songs, rhymes and stories.

July 11, 18, & 25th

 

Pre School Story Hour on Fridays at 10:15 am

Join us for an hour of puzzles, stories, games, and a craft. Sign up for our early literacy program, 1000 Books and kickstart your child’s learning engine. For ages 2-5.

July 6, 13, 20, & 27th

 

 

Battle of the Books Meeting: Tuesday, July 17th 5:00-6:30pm

Calling all middle school aged students who are interested in participating in the Mid Hudson Library System Battle of the Books competition. The MH-BoB is a literary trivia contest focused on eight books. During the meetings we’ll talk about the titles that were chosen for this year’s battle, and plan our battle-practice sessions for the summer.
Tuesday Meetings in July: 24th & 31st

LEGO CLUB on Tuesday, July 17th at 4:00 pm

Join our Lego Club! What will you build today? Perhaps something we can show in our display case.

For ages 5 and up.

Lego Club will be on Tuesdays for the summer months

Next Lego Club: Tuesday, July 24th

 

“Libraries Rock” 2018 Summer Reading Event: Creative Movement: Mondays, July 16th & July 30th at 3:00pm

Abby Lappen will guide participants to move freely to the sounds of her guitar. Children will have an opportunity to sing, dance with scarves and balls, and play musical instruments!

For families. Infants- 7 years. Registration is required. 

Abby Lappen will be returning later this summer for two more events! Mondays, August 6th, and 20th

“Libraries Rock” 2018 Summer Reading Event: Nature Rocks! Wednesday, July 18th at 4:00pm

The Nature Embassy is back with this educational and entertaining program that will take families around the world with a unique group of rescued and adopted animals. While exploring the habitats of these animals, participants will discover some of the musical instruments used by people indigenous to these regions such as a rainstick, maracas, and drums. Participants will learn examples of animals that contribute to nature’s symphony; song birds, chirping crickets, and chorus frogs. Families will meet incredible Animal Ambassadors such as South American Chinchillas, Cuban Tree Frogs and Australian Eclectus parrots, and more!

For families. Ages 4 and up. Registration is required.

 

 

“Libraries Rock” 2018 Summer Reading Event: Caps for Sale: Monday, July 23rd at 2:00pm

The PuppeTree presents an authorized puppet production of “Caps for Sale,” a retelling of the classic children’s book by Esphyr Slobodkina. The PuppeTree troupe always adds a twist to the story using hand puppets, Punch-and-Judy style dancing puppets and shadow puppetry along with and eclectic and intriguing range of music.

For families, all ages. Registration is required.

Puppy Tales on Friday, July 27th at 1:00pm 

Come visit with Lennie, the therapy dog. Read him one of your favorite stories or draw a picture of him to add to our display.

All ages are welcome!