February Program Descriptions!

Hello all!

Despite February being the shortest month it is chock full of fun activities at the library!  You can check out our full calendar here!  Please keep in mind that some of our programs do require prior registration; to register for a program or to get more info about a program you can drop by the library, call us at (203) 888-6944, or e-mail me at rrivero@oxfordlib.org.  I hope to see you all soon!

 

Chess Club – Mondays in February 5:30PM

  • Make new friends, learn the game, or test new strategies.  All ages and skill levels are welcome.  This is one of our fastest growing programs so we encourage registration for this event each week to aid with partner match ups, however, drop in guests are always welcome!
    • Recommended age groups: All ages welcome!

 

Creating Our February Bulletin Board – Monday 2/1  6:30PM

  • We will be making Valentine’s for the books we love! All of our book Valentine’s will be displayed on the bulletin board in the Children’s section of the library!
    • Recommended age groups: All ages welcome!

 

Groundhog Day Crafts and Story Time – Tuesday 2/2  10:00AM

  • We will be reading fun stories about Groundhog Day and making cute crafts! We will also vote on whether we think Spring will come early or if Winter is hanging around!
    • Recommended age groups: All ages!

 

Junior Friends of the Library Planning Meeting – Tuesday 2/2  4:15PM

  • The Junior Friends group plays an active role in planning programs, fundraisers, and making the library a better place! At the previous meeting we discussed hosting a Valentine Craft program. This meeting will be spent planning the when, what, and how of the program!
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended Age Group: 8 – 18

 

Science Snoopers: Whoooose Awake?  – Wednesday 2/3  10:00AM

  • Come learn all about owls with special visitor, Ms. Jean! Science Snoopers brings science to life!  Each meeting consists of a lecture, enhanced with hands-on material, props, or experiments!  A short story, related to the theme, is read and an art project will be involved!
    • All ages welcome!

 

Teen Craft Night: Yarn Sculptures – Wednesday 2/3  4:15PM

  • We will be creating cool sculptures out of yarn that can be mounted on your wall or hung up.
    • Registration required. Recommended age groups: 13 – 18 

 

 

Infant and Toddler Play Group – Thursday 2/4  5:45PM and Thursday 2/25  6:00PM

  • A fun and relaxed atmosphere to bring your little one and play, read, and get to know other families in the area! We do recommend registering for this program to give a general idea of how many children we are expecting.
    • Recommended age groups: 6month – 3years

 

Take Your Child to the Library Day – Friday 2/5 

  • Saturday 2/6 is Take Your Child to the Library Day, we will be celebrating on Friday 2/5! Be sure to come by to check out materials, do a craft, or just say hi! Stay tuned to our website and calendar for a special announcement about the day!
    • Recommended age groups: All ages welcome!

 

 

Chinese New Year Pajama Party and Story Time – Monday 2/8  6:30PM

  • Jump in your PJ’s and come visit us to learn about Chinese New Year! We will be reading fun stories about the exciting celebrations and making crafts as well!
    • Prior registration is encouraged. Recommended age groups: 4-8

 

 

Musical Mornings – Tuesday 2/9 and Wednesday 2/24 at 10:00AM

  • Join us for a morning of music! We will be exploring instruments, dancing, sing alongs, finger plays, and more!  The program runs 30 minutes long and is fun for children of any age!
    • Recommended age groups: All ages welcome!

 

Mardi Gras Crafts and Story Time – Tuesday 2/9  4:15PM

  • We will be exploring the food, music, and festivities of Mardi Gras! We will be reading stories about music and the celebration as well as making fun crafts!
    • Prior registration is encouraged. Recommended age groups: All ages welcome!

 

Science Snoopers: Take Heart!  – Wednesday 2/10  10:00AM

  • Jean will lead us in a special program about the heart in honor of Valentine’s Day! Science Snoopers brings science to life!  Each meeting consists of a lecture, enhanced with hands-on material, props, or experiments!  A short story, related to the theme, is read and an art project will be involved!
    • Prior Registration is encouraged. All ages welcome!

 

Teen Homework Club – Wednesday 2/10  4:15PM

  • Everything is more fun with friends. Even homework! Come relax at the library to work on your homework and have some snacks.  We’ll be enjoying fun breaks throughout the evening such as yoga, a dance break, funny youtube videos, and more to refresh our brains and bodies and take on our homework!
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended age group: 6thGrade – 12thGrade

 

National Inventor’s Day!  Invent and build a Rube Goldberg Machine! – Thursday 2/11  5:00PM

  • In honor of National Inventor’s Day we will be putting our creativity and problem solving skills to the test to try and build a Rube Goldberg machine.  A Rube Goldberg machine is a device that is designed to complete a very simple task in the most elaborate way possible.  We will be trying to simply hit an “Easy” button!
    • Prior registration for this program is required. Recommended age group 8-12

 

Valentine’s Day Pajama Party, Crafts, and Story Time – Thursday 2/11  6:30PM

  • We will be reading stories, making Valentines, and having snacks! Feel free to come in your PJs and join the fun!
    • Prior registration for this program is encouraged.  All ages welcome!

 

 

Valentine Creation Station – Friday 2/12  12:00PM – 4:00PM

  • Our craft table will be filled with everything you need to create Valentines for the special people in your life! Drop by any time between 12:00 and 4:00 to make a Valentine!
    •  All ages welcome!

 

Show and Tell Story Time – Tuesday 2/16 and 2/23  10:00am

  • Come join us for story time with a twist! We invite you to bring a favorite toy or special item from home to talk about with our friends! This program is walk-in welcome and fun for every age!

 

Show and Tell Story Time – Tuesday 2/16 and 2/23  10:00am

  • Come join us for story time with a twist! We invite you to bring a favorite toy or special item from home to talk about with our friends! This program is walk-in welcome and fun for every age!

 

Tabletop Game Tuesday – Tuesday 2/16   3:00PM – 4:45PM

  • Bring your family and friends to enjoy a huge assortment of board games on Tuesday afternoon! Games will be set up at tables in the Children’s section to be played at your leisure and we encourage the whole family to come and enjoy some time together!

 

“Love Your Pet” Story Time and Crafts – Wednesday 2/17  10:00am

  • Friday 2/19 is National Love Your Pet Day! We will be having a fun story time all about our pets on Tuesday 2/17 to celebrate! Feel free to bring along a photo of your pet pal!
    • All ages welcome!

 

 

Collectors Club – Wednesday 2/17  4:15PM

  • Do you collect shells, cards, figurines, or anything else? Join us at the Collectors Club to show off your awesome collection and learn about other people’s as well!
    • Registration for this program is encouraged. Recommended age group: Grade 3 – Grade 6

 

Special Program Hosted by the Girl Scouts!  Thursday 2/18  3:45PM

  • One of our local Girl Scout Troops is working toward their Bronze Award! They will be hosting their own programs the third Thursday of each month from 3:45PM to 5:15PM.  Stop by to see what fun activities they have in store and to support them as they work toward their Bronze Award!
    • All ages welcome!

 

Pokemon Club – Thursday 2/18  4:15PM

  • Bring your cards, bring your friends!  Play against opponents and try to catch ’em all!
    • Registration for this program is required.All Ages!

 

National “Love Your Pet” Day – Friday 2/19  3:30PM – 4:30PM

  • National Love Your Pet Day” is a day to celebrate the pets in our lives whether they be furry, fluffy, scaly, or spiky! Pets rock!  And to celebrate in our own way we will be decorating Pet Rocks to keep for your very own!  We will also be reading some silly pet themed stories, it is sure to be a blast!
    • Registration for this program is encouraged to make sure we have Pet Rocks for everyone! All ages welcome

 

Music and Movement – Monday 2/22  6:30PM

  • We will be shaking our sillies out Monday evening! Join us as we dance and sing along to fun action and movement songs!
    • Registration for this program is encouraged! Recommended Age Range:  5-8

 

Lego Club – Tuesday 2/23  4:00PM – 4:45PM

  • Do you love Legos? We do!  In the Children’s Section we will have lots of Legos out and available to build with!  We will also have Lego magazines to look through for ideas!
    • Registration for this program is encouraged! All ages welcome!

 

Teen Night: Minute to Win It – Wednesday2/24 4:00PM – 4:30PM

  • Can you make a pyramid using 36 cups? Can you move a cookie from your forehead to your mouth without using your hands?  Can you balance six dice on a craft stick?  If you said yes to any or all of these questions, ask yourself this; can you do it in under 60 seconds?  Come to teen night at the library to find out!  We’ll be trying out all these different challenges and more while competing against others and the clock to win bragging rights and some cool prizes.
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended age range:  13 – 18

 

Making a Comic Book – Thursday 2/25  5:00PM – 6:00PM

  • Ever wonder what goes into making a comic book? We will be working together to create our own!  As a team we will create story boards, designate writers, illustrators, and editors to bring it all together!  When we are done, Miss Robyn will bring the comic home to bind it and make copies for all of the members of our program!
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended age range:  8 – 11

 

National “Tell a Fairy Tale” Day – Friday 2/26  4:00PM – 4:30PM

  • We will be having a special Story Time for “Tell a Fairy Tale” Day! Along with fun and fantastical stories we will also create magic wands, crowns, and swords!
    • Registration for this program is required. All ages welcome!

 

Late Night Leap Day Pajama Party – Monday 2/29  6:30PM

  • Jump in your PJ’s and come visit us to celebrate Leap Day! We will be learning just what Leap Year is and reading silly stories about frogs, crickets, and other lovely leapers!
    • Prior registration is encouraged. All ages welcome!

January Program Descriptions

Happy New Year everyone!

I am so excited for this month’s programs!  There are details about each program below and you can check out our January Calendar here.   We will be starting a Winter Reading program which will run January 4 – March 18.  During this time you can come get a special bookmark to keep track of all your winter reading.  See Miss Robyn any Friday between 12pm and 5pm to receive a prize for every 3 chapter books, 5 easy readers, or 10 picture books read!

Also, Winter Reading Week is 1/11 – 1/15, we will be holding special programs for each age group to create a winter newsletter for all of our patrons!

Happy Reading!

To sign up for any of the programs which require registration just give us a call, e-maill Miss Robyn at rrivero@oxfordlib.org, or sign up in the program binder at the library!

 

Big Kid Story Time – Mondays in January 4:30PM

  • Join us for a get together with stories specially selected for grades K-3! A snack will be provided and we encourage you to bring your friends, your enthusiasm, and your imagination!
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended age group: Grades K-3

 

Chess Club – Mondays in January 5:30PM

  • Make new friends, learn the game, or test new strategies.  All ages and skill levels are welcome.  This is one of our fastest growing programs so we encourage registration for this event each week to aid with partner match ups, however, drop in guests are always welcome!
    • Recommended age groups: All ages!

 

Barnyard Friends – Tuesday 1/5/16 10:00AM

  • Come learn about a variety of farm animals as well as food crops with special visitor, Ms. Jean! Science Snoopers brings science to life!  Each meeting consists of a lecture, enhanced with hands-on material, props, or experiments!  A short story, related to the theme, is read and an art project will be involved!
    • Registration for this program is required. All ages!

 

National Bird Day Craft!  – Tuesday 1/5/16 4:00PM

  • January 5th is National Bird Day! To celebrate and show our love for our feathered friends we will be making bird feeders!
    • Registration for this program is required. All ages!

 

Musical Mornings – Wednesdays in January 10:30AM

  • Join us for a morning of music! We will be exploring instruments, dancing, sing alongs, finger plays, and more!  The program runs 30 minutes long and is fun for       children of any age!
    • Recommended age group: Preschool – Kindergarten

 

Sherlock Holmes’ Birthday! Story Time – Wednesday 1/6/16 4:00PM

  • We will be celebrating at the library with a very special story time with picture books filled with “Guess Who’s” and “Who Dunnits!”
    • Registration for this program is required. All ages!

 

Storybook Bingo – Thursday 1/7/16  4:30PM

  • Come play Bingo on boards made with some of your favorite childhood characters!
    • Registration for this program is required. All ages!

Junior Friends of the Library Introductory Meeting – Thursday 1/7/16  5:45PM

  • The Junior Friends group plays an active role in planning programs, fundraisers, and making the library a better place! This first meeting will be just to talk about the kinds of things the group would like to do and do talk about the role of the Junior Friends! Pizza and snacks included!
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended Age Group: 8 – 18

 

Fantasy Friday Dragon Themed Story Time – Friday 1/7/16  3:00PM

  • Come to a story time all about dragons and other fantastical creatures! All ages welcome!

 

Winter Reading Week 1/11 – 1/15

  • We will be creating a Winter Newsletter made by the kids and teens of the library! We need your help to fill the pages with fun games, pictures, poetry, and recommendations of games, books, movies, and music! Registration is required so sign up today!
    • Winter Wonderland Drawings: Create wintery scenes to put in our newsletter! Monday 1/11 4:30PM  (Ages 3 – 7)
    • Reviews and Contributions: Join us to write recommendations, add your own pictures, poetry, and more! Thursday 1/14  5:30PM (Ages 8-11)
    • Reviews and Contributions: Join us to write recommendations, add your own pictures, poetry, and more!  We will also be figuring out the layout and design during this program! Friday 1/15  2:30PM (Ages 12-18)

 

Show and Tell Story Time – Tuesday 1/12, 1/19, 1/26  10:00am

  • Come join us for story time with a twist! We invite you to bring a favorite toy or special item from home to talk about with our friends! This program is walk-in welcome and fun for every age!

 

Little Learners Activity Group – Tuesday 1/12 and 1/26 at 2:30PM

  • Bring your infants and toddlers to our “Little Learners” Activity Group!  This is a fun and casual program to play with toys and sensory items, sing along to classic songs and finger plays, and spend time with friends!  We will develop large and small motor skills, cognitive development, and communication skills!
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended age group: Infants and Toddlers

 

Rubber Ducky’s Birthday! Sesame Street Party – Wednesday 1/13/16  3:30PM

  • We will be celebrating Rubber Ducky’s birthday with stories about all of our Sesame Street Pals! Snacks and a craft will follow!
    • Registration for this program is required. All Ages!

 

 

Winter Water – Thursday 1/14/16  4:30PM

  • Winter is never boring for water! See water in all its wonderful winter beauty: frost, ice, and snow.  This program will be led by our Science Snoopers expert Ms. Jean!
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended age group: Preschool – 5 th Grade

 

Winnie the Pooh Day! – Tuesday 1/19/16  3:45PM

  • We will be celebrating national Winnie the Pooh Day with a fun Pooh Bear movie and snacks!
    • Registration for this program is required.

 

Collectors Club – Wednesday 1/20/16  4:15PM

  • Do you collect shells, cards, figurines, or anything else? Join us at the Collectors Club to show off your awesome collection and learn about other people’s as well!
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended age group: Grade 3 – Grade 6

 

Pokemon Club – Thursday 1/21/16  4:15PM

  • Bring your cards, bring your friends!  Play against opponents and try to catch ’em all!
    • Registration for this program is required. All Ages!

 

Teen Homework Club – Thursday 1/21/16 and Thursday 1/28/16  6:30PM

  • Everything is more fun with friends. Even homework! Come relax at the library to work on your homework and have some snacks.  We’ll be enjoying fun breaks throughout the evening such as yoga, a dance break, funny youtube videos, and more to refresh our brains and bodies and take on our homework!
    • Registration for this program is requires. Recommended age group: 6th Grade – 12th Grade

 

Tall Tails – Friday 1/22/16  3:30PM

  • A fun filled look at animal tails and why they are important. This science program will be led by Ms. Jean and include fun props, crafts, and a story!
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended age group: Preschool – 5th Grade

 

Lewis Carroll’s Birthday!  Alice in Wonderland Story Time – Wednesday 1/27/16  4:15PM

  • Come celebrate Lewis Carroll’s birthday with us as we share fun short stories about the whole Wonderland gang and enjoy some iced tea in our own “Mad Tea Party!”
    • Registration for this program is required. All Ages!

 

Library Scavenger Hunt – Thursday 1/28/16  4:30PM

  • How well do you know the library? Can you find a book about a whale?  A book on tape?  Hidden treasures?  Come join us for this fun scavenger hunt!
    • Registration for this program is required.  Recommended age group: Grade 3 – Grade 6

 

Sci-Friday!  Science Fiction Short Story Discussion – Friday 1/29/16  2:30PM

  • Do you love Science Fiction? So do I!  If you love the genre or just enjoy an interesting read come on over for our Sci Fri story discussion.  We will be chatting about two different Sci-Fri short stories.  If you would like to join just ask me (Miss Robyn) for a copy of the stories any time this month.
    • Registration for this program is required. Recommended age group: Grade 7 – Grade 12

Calendar Change

There has been a small change to our December Calendar.  On Friday December 18th at 3:45pm Santa and Mrs. Claus will be visiting and reading a story!  If you would like to join this program please give us a call at (203) 888-6944, e-mail Miss Robyn at rrivero@oxfordlib.org, or sign up in the binder at the library!

 

Thank you!

December Program Descriptions

Details about this month’s programs!  For any program that requires registration you can sign up in the binder at the library, call us at (203) 888-6944, or e-mail Miss Robyn at rrivero@oxfordlib.org  Don’t forget to check out the full calendar!

  • Charades – Tuesday 12/1 4:00-4:30pm
    • We will be hosting a charades game for grades 3-6 !  Bring all your friends as we test our skills in the ultimate guessing game!  We will be acting out categories such as “Movie Title,” “Book Title,” “Animals,” and more!  Registration for this program is required.  Suggested age group: Grades 3-6
  • Show and Tell Story Time- Wednesdays at 10:00am
    • Every Wednesday in December at 10am we will be having a story and craft time!  We invite you to bring a favorite toy or other special item from home to talk about with our friends! Registration for this program is required, when registering please let us know which dates you will be attending.  All ages welcome!
  • Recycled Materials Bird Feeder- Wednesday 12/2 1:30-2:30pm
    • This is the perfect time of year to make a special treat for our feathered friends!  We will be using recycled two-little bottles to make our bird feeders!  All materials for this craft will be provided! Registration for this program is required.  Suggested age group: Grades 3-6
  • Brrrr! – Tuesday 12/2 4:00-4:45pm
    • Ms. Jean is back with a wonderfully wintery meeting of Science Snoopers!  Join us to learn all about animals and plant in the winter!  Take a look at hibernation, migration, and the deep sleepers.  Science Snoopers brings science to like with an exciting lecture, hands on materials, experiments, and a craft!  Registration for this program is required.  Suggested age group: Grades K-6th
  • Big Kid Story Time – Thursday 12/3 1:30pm, 12/10 4:00pm, 12/17 3:45pm
    • Join us for a get together with stories specially selected for grades K-3!  A snack will be provided and we encourage you to bring your friends, your enthusiasm, and your imagination!  Registration for this program is required, when registering please let us know which dates you will be attending.   Suggested age group: Grades K-3rd
  • Decorate the Children’s Section – Thursday 12/3 6:00pm
    • Calling crafty teens!  We will be decking the Children’s section with festively fun decorations to brighten up library visits for the younger kids.  If you’d like to come lend a hand and your creativity, please be sure to register!  Hope to see you there!!  Registration for this program is required.   Suggested age group: Grades 7th-12th
  • Hanukkah Story Time and Craft – Friday 12/4 3:00pm
    • Join us for a fun story time all about the    festival of lights!  We will be reading a story about Hanukkah traditions and then making a fun craft to bring home!  This will be a drop in program and is fun for children of any age!
  • Tree Lighting – Friday 12/4 5:30pm
    • The library will be re-opening at 5:30 for refreshments and a chance to enter the annual fundraiser before the tree lighting at 6:00pm!
  • Little Learners – Every Monday 2:30-3:00pm
    • Bring your infants and toddlers to our “Little Learners” Activity Group!  This is a fun and casual program to play with toys and sensory items, sing along to classic songs and finger plays, and spend time with friends!  We will develop large and small motor skills, cognitive development, and communication skills!  On Monday 12/14, a special guest will be joining the program to share her expertise with American Sign Language for infants!   Registration for this program is required.  Suggested age group: Infants and Toddlers
  • Nobel Prize Week – Chemistry Slime Time – Monday 12/7 4:00pm
    • We will make slime to see how combining ordinary ingredients can create extraordinary results and to observe the chemical   reaction of the combined  ingredients! (slime is non-toxic but also non-edible) Registration for this program is required.  All ages  welcome! 
  • Nobel Prize Week – Physics Marble Run – Tuesday 12/8 4:00pm
    • Explore momentum, velocity, and the conversion from potential to kinetic energy as we construct tracks out of paper tubes for a marble to run all the way down. Registration for this program is required.  Suggested age group: Grades 3rd-7th
  • Nobel Prize Week – Medicine and Health Story Time – Wednesday 12/9 10:30am
    • A craft and story program!  Come make a band aid collage, X-Ray art, and listen to Germs are Not for Sharing and other fun reads about our health! Registration for this program is required.  All ages welcome!
  • Chess Club – Mondays 5:30-6:00PM
    • Join us every Monday at 5:30PM for our Chess Club!  Make new friends, learn the game, or test new strategies.  All ages and skill levels are welcome.  This is one of our fastest growing programs so we encourage registration for this event each week to aid with partner match ups, however, drop in guests are always welcome!
  • Musical Mornings – Every Tuesday 10:00-10:30am
    • Join us for a morning of music!  We will be exploring instruments, dancing, joining in sing alongs, finger plays, and more!  Musical Mornings run 30 minutes long and are fun for children of any age!
  • Making Sense of the Senses – Wednesday 12/9 4:00pm 
    • Join us as Ms. Jean comes to host a sense-sational meeting of the Science Snoopers!  We will be taking a look into all five our senses and how we use them every day!  Registration for this program is required.  Suggested age group: Grades K-6th
  • Teen Night: Minute to Win It – Thursday 12/10 6:00pm
    • Can you make a pyramid using 36 cups?  Can you move a cookie from your forehead to your mouth without using your hands?  Can you balance six dice on a craft stick?  If you said yes to any or all of these questions, ask yourself this; can you do it in under 60 seconds?  Come to teen night at the library to find out!  We’ll be trying out all these different challenges and more while competing against others and the clock to win bragging rights and some cool prizes.  Registration for this program is required.  Suggested age group: Grades 7th-12th
  • Elf on the Shelf Story Time – Friday 12/11
    • Two Readings!  3:30PM  4:00PM  When registering, please include the time you will be attending :)
  • Art Program with Special Guest! – Tuesday 12/15
    • A local artist will be visiting to host a “Creative Collage” art creation program! Miss Kerri is an art educator at the Aldrich museum and has had her art featured in the Katonah Museum of Art.  Don’t miss this fun program!  Registration for this program is required.  Suggested age group: Grades 3rd-7th
  • Gingerbread Playdough – Wednesday 12/16 – 4:00pm
    • Gingerbread scented playdough will be out in the children’s section from 4:00-4:30pm to play with! All Ages
  • Pokemon Club – Thursday 12/17 – 4:15pm
    • Bring your cards, bring your friends!  Play against opponents and try to catch ’em all! All Ages
  • Teen Night: Craft Night – Thursday 12/17 6:00pm
    • Come craft with us!  All materials will be provided as well as snacks!  Suggested age group: Grades 7th-12th
  • Christmas Party! – Friday 12/18 ***Program Update***
    • Santa and Mrs. Claus will be visiting and reading a story!  If you would like to join this program please give us a call at (203) 888-6944, e-mail Miss Robyn at rrivero@oxfordlib.org, or sign up in the binder at the library! All ages welcome!
  • Winter Solstice Story Time – 12/22 3:30pm
    • Come celebrate the winter solstice with a story time and wintery craft! All ages welcome!
  • Holiday Minute to Win It – Tuesday 12/22 4:00pm
    • Can you make a pyramid using 36 cups?  Can you move a cookie from your forehead to your mouth without using your hands?  Can you balance six dice on a craft stick?  If you said yes to any or all of these questions, ask yourself this; can you do it in under 60 seconds?  Come to the library to find out!  We’ll be trying out all these different challenges and more while competing against others and the clock to win bragging rights and some cool prizes.  Registration for this program is required.  Suggested age group: Grades 3rd-7th
  • Puffy Paint Creations – Wednesday 12/23 4:00pm
    • Come create works of art with special 3D puffy paint!  Listen to a fun art story while your masterpiece dries.  Suggested age groups: Grades K-3rd
  • Teen Night: Trivia Night – Monday 12/28 6:30pm
    • Are you good at remembering random acts?  Do people often ask you, “How do you know that?”  Come to Teen Trivia Night and test your knowledge!  Registration is required.  Suggested age groups: Grades 9th-12th
  • Candy Sushi – Tuesday 12/29 4:00pm
    • Yup, candy sushi!  Come create tasty rolled up morsels, creative and delicious!  Registration is required.  Suggested age groups: Grades 3rd-7th

November Program Descriptions

  • Drop In Craft Time – Mondays 3-5 PM
    • Every Monday in November, the library will be hosting a drop in craft time. from 3:00PM to 5:00PM there will be theme related art materials available in the Children’s Section to create with as well as an example of the finished product!  No registration is required, simply drop in any Monday and create a souvenir from that day’s library visit!
  • Chess Club – Mondays 5:30-6:00PM
    • Join us every Monday at 5:30PM for our Chess Club!  Make new friends, learn the game, or test new strategies.  All ages and skill levels are welcome.  This is one of our fastest growing programs so we encourage registration for this event each week to aid with partner match ups, however, drop in guests are always welcome!
  • Story Time – Tuesdays 10:00AM
    • Fun stories and activities every Tuesday morning at 10:00AM
  • Little Learners – Tuesdays in November – 1:30 – 2:00PM 
    • Bring your infants and toddlers to our “Little Learners” Activity Group!  This is a fun and casual program to play with toys and sensory items, sing along to classic songs and finger plays, and spend time with friends!  Registration for this program is required.  Suggested age group: Infants and Toddlers
  • Musical Mornings – Every Wednesday in November – 10:00 – 10:30AM
    • Join us for a morning of music!  We will be exploring instruments, dancing, joining in sing alongs, finger plays, and more!  Musical Mornings run 30 minutes long and are fun for children of any age!
  • After School Activities – Every Thursday in November – 4:00PM
    • Every Thursday we will be hosting a different fun after school activity.  Registration for each week’s activity is required. Suggested age group: Grades 3 – 6
    • Thurs. 11/5: Profile Posters:  come celebrate YOU!  We will be using a huge variety of materials to create posters about ourselves, our likes, and our interests.  These posters are for you to bring home and keep as a memento of this time in your life and of how awesome you are!  Feel free to bring photos and any other objects you would like to add to your poster!
    • Thurs. 11/12: Yoga:  Join us for a relaxing afternoon to unwind at the end of the week.  The program will consist of deep breathing and simple stretches, no previous experience necessary; just wear comfy clothes and bring a towel for a mat!
    • Thurs. 11/19: Pokemon Club:  Bring your cards, bring your friends!  Play against opponents and try to catch ’em all!
  • Teen Poetry Club – Every Thursday in November – 6:00PM
    • We will be reading, sharing, and examining favorite poetry, learning about different, writing styles, and sharing our creations.   Registration for this program is required and will count you for all three weeks. Suggested age group:  15 – 17
  • Peanuts Party! – Friday November  6th – 12:30PM – 4:00PM
    •  We will be playing classic Charlie Brown movies all afternoon! Pop in any time to sit down, hang out, and enjoy some time with Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the gang!
  •  Music and Movement – Friday November 13th – 2:30PM – 3:00PM
    • Since our Musical Mornings group was unable to meet this week, we will be having it on this fun Friday instead!
  • Science Snoopers – Wednesday November 18th – 4:00PM
    • “Berry Nice!”  Learn all about cranberries and their unique environment!  Join Ms. Jean to learn about this fun topic with props, experiments, stories, and a craft!  Registration for this event is required.  Suggested age group: Pre-K – 3rd
  • International Game Day – Friday November 20th – 1:00PM – 3:00PM
    • Set up throughout the library will be board games, card games, large group games, and Bingo at 3:30!  The games will be set up at stations and patrons are invited to peruse the selection at their leisure any time during the three hour program.  Fun for the whole family!
  • A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving movie showing – Wednesday November 25th – 12:00PM – 12:30PM
    • Join us to watch the classic movie with Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the Peanuts gang! Snacks will be provided!

Hope to see you at these and all of our programs!

Ms. Robyn :)