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Weekly Programs

Preschool story times: Tuesday & Friday: 10:30 a.m.; Thursdays at 4:15 p.m.

Story times are for children ages 2 and older and their families or caregivers.
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Free; no registration.
Location: Children’s Activity Room, 1st floor

Please note:  There will be no story times during the week of December 24.

Story and craft times will be held on Thursday, January 3, and Friday, January 4.

Lap Sit every Monday at 10:30 and 11:15 a.m. in the children’s activity room. 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 Gail.

*****No Lap Sit program on December 24th or 31st*****

Music & Fun:  Wednesdays: Music & Fun with Miss Gail. For children ages 2 and older and their parents or caregivers. Time: 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. Place: Walnut Room, second floor of the Library. Please bring a towel or a mat. Free; no registration.

Please note: There will be no program on December 12.
There will be no music & fun programs on December 26 or January 2nd, as the Library will be closed until noon on those days.

Holiday Hours

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Monday, December 24th and Tuesday, December 25th: Library closed
Wednesday, December 26th: Open from 12:00 (noon) to 8:00 p.m.
Monday, December 31st and Tuesday, January 1st: Library closed
Wednesday, January 2nd: Open  from 12:00 (noon) to 8:00 p.m.

*****Please check the Library’s web site for closings and changes in the hours the Library is open during inclement weather.*****

Special Programs for Families

 

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Lego Builders Club
Saturday, December 1st


Time: 2 to 3:30 p.m. Location: 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 8 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. No fee or registration. Come and build and make new friends! Structures will be on display for 3 weeks in cases near the children’s area.

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Winter Holidays Family Craft Day

Saturday, December 8th


11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Walnut & Elm Rooms
Bring your families to the Library to make winter and December holiday crafts to decorate your homes. There will be samples, instructions, and supplies to make the crafts. No registration or fee. This event is for children of all ages, but an adult must stay with children who are 8 and younger.
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Reading to the Dogs!
Saturday, December 15th


2 to 3 p.m., Children’s Activity Room; For children ages 4 and older
Dogs from Therapy Dogs International will be back and eager to listen to children read stories to them! Children may bring favorite books from home or choose books when they arrive at the Library. Please note: Visitors, other than the parents and siblings of children who are reading to the dogs, are welcome to greet the dogs and talk to therapy dog team members only at 3 p.m., so that the readers are not disturbed.
Please register by phone or at the Library by Friday, December 14th at 5:00 p.m.