The September calendar and program descriptions are now up on the Calendar page of the blog and website. There are also hard copies printed in the library for you to take home! We have a lot of exciting programs coming up. Just because school starts doesn’t mean the fun stops at the library!
Here’s just some highlights of what’s coming up in Children’s programming at the library:
Peabody Museum Visits The Library
Thursday, September 3rd – 4:00 PM-5:00 PM
Peabody Museum’s Peabody on the Road is a community outreach program that brings the museum to you! They will be bringing a sampling of museum artifacts and specimens to the library for all to enjoy. They will be bringing their Natural History Kit, which includes a replica of a T.Rex tooth, a tarantula, and more! Registration required.
Friday Fun (4 week series)
Fridays, September 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th – 10:00 AM
Hear a story and do an accompanying craft! Registration required for each session.
Music & Movement (4 week series)
Tuesdays, September 8th – 10:00 AM
Little ones have fun with music through song, dance, fingerplay, and more!
Minerals & Gems
Monday, September 14th – 4:00 PM
George Zemaitis is a local hobbyist who collects minerals and gems. He will be bringing specimens to the library and discussing mineralogy. Kids will get to hold a piece of outer space and a piece from the center of the Earth and more! Registration required.
Wednesday, September 16th – 3:45 PM
Ever wondered what Butterbeer tastes like? Create the infamous drink that Harry Potter and his friends enjoy from scratch and then have a cup of it to try! Registration required.
Board Game Drop-In
Thursday, September 17th – 3:00-5:00 PM
Come anytime between the two hours to play board games with friends! Registration required.
LEGO® Builders Club
Monday, September 21st – 4:00-5:00 PM
Build with LEGO bricks and explore your creative side! Let your imagination run wild!
Wednesday, September 23rd – 3:45 PM
Celebrate the first day of autumn with a craft, story, and refreshment! Registration required.
Thursday, September 24th – 3:45 PM
Make your own sock puppet and watch a Muppet movie to celebrate the new Muppet TV series. Registration required.
Life Size Board Game
Monday, September 28th – 4:00 PM
Play a board game where YOU are the pawn! Roll giant dice, move around the life size board, and see if you can make it to the end! Registration required.