Programs

SUMMER FUN AT THE LIBRARY KICK OFF
Saturday, June 29th at 11:00 am

Join us for a special program to kick off our Summer Fun for a Soro Bindi Arts for Learning interactive performance. Learn about Ghanian Culture through music, dance, and storytelling with a very special guest Iddi Saaka!

Also feel free to stop by the library any time on this day (or any day throughout July and August) to sign up for our revamped Summer Reading program which will not only promote reading but also various types of learning including financial literacy.

Call the Children’s Department with any questions!

– Programs for 0  to  7 Years Old
– Programs for School Aged Children

– Programs for Children of All Ages –

PROGRAMS FOR BIRTH TO 7 YEARS OLD

Read, Sing, Play 
Birth to 5 years old
Every Monday at 10:30 am

Children birth to 5 years old are invited to join us Monday mornings at 10:30 am for story time fun. There will be songs, stories, rhymes, movement activities, and more! Following the story time there will be a craft and open play. This program will help teach children a love of learning will offer parents/caregivers early literacy tips to use at home.

Bilingual Story Time
Birth to 5 years old
Every Tuesday at 10:30 am

Join us every Tuesday for stories, games, and songs in Spanish and English. Give your children the advantage of being bilingual!

Story Time Starter
Birth to 12 months

Every 2nd and 4th Friday at 10:30

Come join us at the library for  story time best suited for children and their caregivers from birth to 12 months. We will sing songs, do fingerplays, read a book, meet new friends and more! Siblings are welcome. (In conjunction with following program.)

Baby Cafe
Birth to 12 months

Every 2nd and 4th Friday at 10:30

Drop in and spend time with other breastfeeding moms, and take an opportunity to ask our IBCLC, CLC, and Peer Counselor your breastfeeding questions! Baby Cafe USA is aimed towards new mothers, nursing moms and pregnant women; however, it is open to everyone who is interested in learning about how to support breastfeeding.

For questions regarding the program, please call 860-425-6526.

A Story for You
Saturday, June 8th at 10:30 am

Join us on the weekend for a bilingual story time in Spanish and English. We will have stories, songs and a craft!

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PROGRAMS FOR SCHOOL AGED CHILDREN

After School Adventures
This program will return in September when school is back in session.

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ALL AGES  

Girl Scouts Computer Safety Class
Saturday June 1st at 11:00
Ages 4 to 6

Kids can come learn about different parts of the computer and what some safe websites are!

Brick Builders
Saturday June 1st at 11:00
All ages

On the first Saturday of each month kids can come create with all different kinds of building blocks.

Read to the Library Dog
Saturday, June 1st at 11:30 am

Call to sign up for a 15 minute time slot to read to the library dog Ella!

Family Art Experience with Expressiones
Saturday, June 1st at 12:30 am

Register online for this one of a kind art experience!

Creative Movement: Vacation Theme!
Friday June 7th at 4:00 pm
Ages 3 to 7

Call the Children’s Department today to sign up a child between the ages of 3 and 7 for this fun movement filled program!

Make and Take Craft
Saturday June 8th at 11:00
All ages

On the Second Saturday of each month, come make a craft in the Children’s Department to take home.

Movie and Munchies
Saturday, June 15th at 11:00 am

Join us for a movie this weekend!

Play Dough Day
Saturday, June 22nd at 11:00 am
All ages

Today we will be having fun with Play Dough!

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Check out our new 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program! Your child will receive a prize just for being read to.

Click here for Teen Programs!
Visit our monthly CALENDAR of events

Children’s Room:
860-447-1411 ext. 4

plnlchildren@plnl.org