Children’s Programs

We will be closed on the 1st and 20th

ALL OF OUR PROGRAMS ARE ALWAYS FREE!

Special Programs

Creative Movement

Friday, January 17th at 4:00 pm

Call the Children’s Department at 860-447-1411 ext. 4 to sign up a child ages 3 to 7 for this fun movement program! Space is limited so call now!

Family Fun: Chinese New Year

Saturday, January 25th at 11:00 am

Join us as we celebrate the Chinese New Year. We will have themed games and crafts to celebrate the year of the rat!

Australia Day Story Time

Sunday, January 26th at 1:30 pm

Join us for a story time to celebrate Australia Day with a special guest, Meg King Formica, an Early Childhood Coordinator with LEARN. She will be reading “Possum Magic” by Mem Fox. After the story time there will be crafts, games, and snacks.

Weekly Programs

Read, Sing, Play

Every Monday at 10:30 am

Children birth to 5 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 story time there will be a craft and open play. This program will teach children a love of learning and will offer parents/caregivers early literacy tips to use at home.

Bilingual Story Time

Every Tuesday at 10:30 am

Children birth to 5 are invited to join us Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am for stories in English and Spanish! We will also have songs and activities as well as a playtime following the story time portion.

After School Adventures

Every Wednesday at 4:00 pm

Children grades K-6 are invited to join us in the library for an activity and a snack.

Story Time Starter and Baby Cafe

Fridays, January 10th and 24th at 10:30 am

From 10:30 am till 11:30 am the Children’s Department will be doing a Story Time best suited for infants from birth to 12 months. Siblings are welcome. You may also drop in after and spend time with other breastfeeding moms, and take an opportunity to ask 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.

Weekend Programs

Brick Builders

Saturday, January 4th at 11:00 am

Come build different things out different kinds of building blocks.

Make and Take

Saturday, January 11th at 11:00 am

Come in for different kinds of craft. This month we will be making bird feeders!

Play Dough Day

Saturday, January 18th at 11:00 am

Come play with play dough!

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

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Children’s Room:
860-447-1411 ext. 4

plnlchildren@plnl.org