Children’s Department News – September 2016
Preschool story times: Tuesday & Friday: 10:30 a.m.; Thursdays at 4:00
Story times are for children ages 2 and older and their families or caregivers.
Location: Children’s Activity Room. No Registration. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Lap Sit every Monday at 10:30 and 11:15 a.m. in the children’s activity room, first floor.
This program is for babies, toddlers, and their parents or caregivers. Make new friends, listen to simple stories, and learn finger plays and songs with Miss Amanda, our lap sit leader.
No lap sit on September 5 (Labor Day holiday)
***The library will be closed on Monday, September 5, for Labor Day.***
September Special Events
Saturday, September 10: 1 to 2:30 p.m.
Walnut & Elm Rooms
Children in preschool through grade 6 will have the opportunity to build with the library’s collection of Lego blocks. Children who are ages 8 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. No fee or registration. The structures the children make will be on display in the lobby of the library, near the elevator, for one month after the club meets. Come and build and have fun!
Saturday, September 17th
Time: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
New this year!
Global Fest will be at Morton Center & the Library!
Crafts: Elm Room on the 2nd floor
Book displays, special puzzles, and quiet reading area: Children’s Department
A free book will be given to every child, grade 6 & younger, who attends this event! The books will be available in the Walnut Room, which is located on the 2nd floor of the library.
Reading to the Cat & Dogs!
Saturday, September 24th: 2 to 3 p.m.
Walnut & Elm Rooms, 2nd floor
Presented by members of Caring Paws. Come and read to a certified therapy cat or dog. Readers should bring a book from home or select one when they arrive at the library. This program is for children ages 4 and older. Registration is required by Friday, September 23rd, at 6 p.m.
Save the Date!
Halloween Crafts for Families
Saturday, October 1st
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Walnut & Elm Rooms