January-May 2013

Weekly Programs

Story Time
Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m.
This program is designed for children ages 3-5 years and may include stories, rhymes, finger plays and crafts.

Mother Goose
Tuesdays at 10:45 a.m., and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
This program is designed for children from birth to three years old, and their parents. We will share various activities that include rhymes, finger plays, stories, and songs.

Evening Mother Goose
Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.
For young children and their parents. This program includes shorter stories, songs, finger plays and a simple craft.

Reading Patch Club
1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month, 2:30 – 3:00 p.m.
This is a reading incentive program for elementary school students. Children hear about great books and earn stickers and patches for reading. Attendance is encouraged but not required to earn incentives.

Sign Language Class
Thursdays 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Learn the basics of American Sign Language. For youth of all ages.


Monthly Programs

Sunday Spectaculars
Sundays at 2:00p.m.
You’re invited to join Ms. Krystal for book sharing, songs, games, crafts, and snacks. Registration is required and begins the first of each month. All ages welcome.
Snack with the Easter Bunny – March 17th @ 2 p.m.
Magic Tree House (for ages 5 and older) – April 21st @ 2 p.m.
Lego Club
4th Wednesday of each month from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Jan. 23rd, Feb. 27th, March 27th, April 24th, May 22nd.
Join us for a Lego building adventure; Legos are provided. It’s fun!

Tail Waggin’ Tutor
3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on 2nd & 4th Thursdays of each month
Therapy Dogs International’s program encourages children to read by providing a non-judgemental listener and furry friend to read to.
Sessions with the therapy dog last fifteen minutes.
Parents’ permission is required. Children must be at least 5 years old and be able to read independently. Five and six year olds must be accompanied by an adult.
Please visit the Children’s Desk for a permission slip and to schedule an appointment.

Adventures in Art
3 p.m. – 4p.m. on 2nd Wednesdays of each month
We will be exploring mixed media in this series of programs. Registration is necessary and begins 2 weeks before each program.
March 13th – Painting Irish landscapes with rainbows, pots of gold and leprechauns for St Pat’s Day.
April 10th – Celebrating Earth Day with acrylic paintings of the planet.
May 8th – Painting Mother’s Day cards with lots of love. (and glitter and sequins and acrylic paint)
Origami Workshops with Virgil Manning
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Programs are held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, on the following dates:
Jan 8th, Feb. 12th, Mar. 12th, April 9th, and May 14th.
All ages are welcome! Children under 7 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
The possibilities are endless! Come learn the art of paper folding. You will amaze yourself with just one piece of paper, no tools needed. Papers are provided. Registration is required and begins 2 weeks before each program. Please call 541 0716 or come to the Children’s Desk to register.