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Children Events

Monday, September 23
10:00am - 10:45am
Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver.  Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, early literacy, and pre-school activities. No registration required.
Monday, September 23
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group runs for three Mondays in September: September 9th, 16th, and 23rd. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8-... Read More
Monday, September 23
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group will run for three Mondays in September: September 9th, 16th, and 23rd. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages... Read More
Tuesday, September 24
10:00am - 11:15am
The Parent/Child Workshop is a five-week program for children ages 1-3 and their parents/caregivers.  This fun, informal, play-based program provides a rich environment of toys, books and art activities. Families have the opportunity to spend time... Read More
Tuesday, September 24
6:30pm - 7:00pm
An evening storytime that puts the emphasis on fun! Stories, flannel boards, games, and crafts are included in this bedtime activity. PJs and blankies welcome.  Recommended for ages 2-7.  No registration required.
Wednesday, September 25
10:00am - 10:30am
All infants and their caregivers are welcome at this lapsit storytime for babies (birth through 12 months). Learn fingerplays, songs, and nursery rhymes to share with your baby as she/he sits in your lap. Connect with other parents and caregivers.... Read More
Thursday, September 26
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this exciting toddler storytime for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers. This storytime engages young children using music, finger plays, props, and movement. No registration required.
Thursday, September 26
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Let’s start our celebration of Halloween in September! Join us every Tuesday to make delicious sweet treats. Sept. 12th: Fluffy Pumpkin Pie Dip Sept. 19th: Graveyard Chocolate Cheesecake Sept. 26th:  Mummy Pizza Bites Oct. 3rd:  Strawberry Ghosts... Read More
Friday, September 27
10:00am - 10:30am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand--a second session will be added starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session! No... Read More
Friday, September 27
10:45am - 11:15am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand, this second session will be added starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session!... Read More
Monday, September 30
10:00am - 10:45am
Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver.  Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, early literacy, and pre-school activities. No registration required.
Tuesday, October 01
10:00am - 11:15am
The Parent/Child Workshop is a five-week program for children ages 1-3 and their parents/caregivers.  This fun, informal, play-based program provides a rich environment of toys, books and art activities. Families have the opportunity to spend time... Read More
Tuesday, October 01
6:30pm - 7:00pm
An evening storytime that puts the emphasis on fun! Stories, flannel boards, games, and crafts are included in this bedtime activity. PJs and blankies welcome.  Recommended for ages 2-7.  No registration required.
Wednesday, October 02
10:00am - 10:30am
All infants and their caregivers are welcome at this lapsit storytime for babies (birth through 12 months). Learn fingerplays, songs, and nursery rhymes to share with your baby as she/he sits in your lap. Connect with other parents and caregivers.... Read More
Thursday, October 03
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this exciting toddler storytime for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers. This storytime engages young children using music, finger plays, props, and movement. No registration required.
Thursday, October 03
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Let’s start our celebration of Halloween in September! Join us every Tuesday to make delicious sweet treats. Sept. 12th: Fluffy Pumpkin Pie Dip Sept. 19th: Graveyard Chocolate Cheesecake Sept. 26th:  Mummy Pizza Bites Oct. 3rd:  Strawberry Ghosts... Read More
Thursday, October 03
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Games, craft and lots of fun inspired by your favorite characters.  Ages 8-11. Registration required.  Now open.
Friday, October 04
10:00am - 10:30am
We have so much to explore! Join us for interactive sensory play activities designed to stimulate toddlers’ growing minds. Recommended for toddlers ages 1, 2, and 3 with their caregivers. No registration required.
Monday, October 07
10:00am - 10:45am
Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver.  Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, early literacy, and pre-school activities. No registration required.
Monday, October 07
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group runs for three Mondays in October: October 7th, 21st, and 28th. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8-11.... Read More
Monday, October 07
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group will run for three Mondays in October: October 7th, 21st, and 28th. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8-... Read More
Tuesday, October 08
10:00am - 11:15am
The Parent/Child Workshop is a five-week program for children ages 1-3 and their parents/caregivers.  This fun, informal, play-based program provides a rich environment of toys, books and art activities. Families have the opportunity to spend time... Read More
Tuesday, October 08
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Celebrate the Wonders of Fall with stories of mischievous squirrels, a clueless bear, a colorful art project and a surprise for the birds! Ages 5-7 with caregiver. Registration required and will open on September 17th.
Tuesday, October 08
6:30pm - 7:00pm
An evening storytime that puts the emphasis on fun! Stories, flannel boards, games, and crafts are included in this bedtime activity. PJs and blankies welcome.  Recommended for ages 2-7.  No registration required.
Wednesday, October 09
10:00am - 10:30am
All infants and their caregivers are welcome at this lapsit storytime for babies (birth through 12 months). Learn fingerplays, songs, and nursery rhymes to share with your baby as she/he sits in your lap. Connect with other parents and caregivers.... Read More
Thursday, October 10
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this exciting toddler storytime for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers. This storytime engages young children using music, finger plays, props, and movement. No registration required.
Thursday, October 10
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Let’s start our celebration of Halloween in September! Join us every Tuesday to make delicious sweet treats. Sept. 12th: Fluffy Pumpkin Pie Dip Sept. 19th: Graveyard Chocolate Cheesecake Sept. 26th:  Mummy Pizza Bites Oct. 3rd:  Strawberry Ghosts... Read More
Thursday, October 10
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Come join us to make and play with some slime, decorate some cupcakes and all things Babymouse and Squish!  Ages 8-11.   Registration required.  Now open.
Friday, October 11
10:00am - 10:30am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand--a second session will be added starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session! No... Read More
Friday, October 11
10:45am - 11:15am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand, this second session will be added starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session!... Read More

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