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Children Programs

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

-Preschool

Monday, June 26, 2017

6:30 pm - 7:15 pm



Ages 3 to 8. Monday, June 26 at 6:30pm. Online registration requiredCome to the library and bring your stuffed animal for some magical fun.  We’ll have stories, snacks and then tuck our stuffed animals in for the night.  You can pick them up the next day along with a picture of the wild rumpus that might happen when the animals are left alone. To register, CLICK HERE

DIY Kids: Popsicle Stick Flashlights – PROGRAM FULL

-School Age

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm



DIY Kids: Popsicle Stick Flashlights. Grades 3 to 5. Tuesday, June 27 at 3:30pm. PROGRAM FULLWhether you use it to tell scary stories in the dark or to light you way, join us for some science fun and make your own working flashlight! If you would like to be on our wait list for this event, call 834-2281 and ask for the Children’s Room.

Cupcake Construction – PROGRAM FULL

-School Age

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm



Ages 8 to 10. Wednesday, June 28 at 3:00pm. PROGRAM FULLBuild a fabulous, delicious structure using icing and cupcakes! If you would like to be on our wait list for this program, call 834-2281 and ask for the Children’s Room.

Wacky Waffle Wumpus – PROGRAM FULL

-School Age

Thursday, June 29, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 5 to 7. Thursday, June 29 at 3:00pm. PROGRAM FULLJoin us for a wacky celebration of all the is waffle with wacky stories, weird games, and a wild build-your-own waffle snack! If you would like to be on our wait list for this program, call 834-2281 and ask for the Children’s Room.

Fourth of July Fun!

-Preschool

Monday, July 3, 2017

11:00 am - 11:45 am



Ages 3 to 4. Monday, July 3 at 11:00am. No registration required. Come to the library for some stories that celebrate the fourth, make a craft and make your own fireworks in a jar.

Fourth of July Crazy Hats

-School Age

Monday, July 3, 2017

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm



Ages 5 to 7. Monday, July 3 at 3:00pm. Online registration requiredCome to the library and create a totally wacky hat perfect for celebrating our country’s 241st birthday!

Library Closed – Independence Day

-Preschool

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

All Day



Princess in Black Party – PROGRAM FULL

-School Age

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm



Ages 5 to 7. Wednesday, July 5 at 3:45pm. PROGRAM FULLPut on your monster fighting gear and get ready to party! Join us for Princess in Black crafts and snacks, and learn some butt-kicking moves from our friends at Westchester Martial Arts Academy. If you would like to be on our wait list for this program, call 834-2281 and ask for the Children’s Room.

Construction Zone!

-Preschool

Thursday, July 6, 2017

10:30 am - 10:45 am



TICKET REQUIREDAges 3 to 4. Thursdays, July 6, 13, 20 & 27 at 10:30am. Calling all construction lovers! Come to the library for some structured building and unstructured play time with LEGO® Bricks, ramps, and more!

The “Build A” Series: Build a House

-Preschool

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm



Ages 3 to 4.Tuesday, July 11 at 3:30pm. No registration required. Ah, home sweet home!  We’ll enjoy books and then build our own dream homes out of paper bags.

Garden Helpers: Worms & Compost

-School Age

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Wednesday, July 12 from 3:30 to 4:40pm. Online registration requiredParticipating children must attend for the entire hourBuild a better community by helping others to learn and grow. Meet with Children’s Librarian Linnea Moosmann, about how you can help with the day’s Garden Buddies program for younger children. Then, pair up with a garden buddy and join in the fun by helping them read, play, & create.

Garden Buddies: Worms & Compost

-School Age

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm



Ages 5 to 7. Wednesday, July 12 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredJoin us in Ryder’s Garden and we learn about the jungle of plants and animals that grow in our garden along with our garden helpers.

Construction Zone!

-Preschool

Thursday, July 13, 2017

10:30 am - 10:45 am



TICKET REQUIREDAges 3 to 4. Thursdays, July 6, 13, 20 & 27 at 10:30am. Calling all construction lovers! Come to the library for some structured building and unstructured play time with LEGO® Bricks, ramps, and more!

Build A Bridge with the Westchester Children Museum

-School Age

Thursday, July 13, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Thursday, July 13 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredA truss structure is considered the strongest building structure because of the triangular shape it uses. In this hands-on STEM lesson, you will explore why certain shapes are stronger than others and how withstand force differently. Then, you will build and test the strength of your own truss bridges.

The “Build A” Series: Build a Car

-Preschool

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm



Ages 3 to 4. Tuesday, July 18 at 3:30pm. No registration required. Ladies and gentlemen, rev up those engines for a great storytime.  We’ll put our pedals to the metal and make toilet paper race cars.

 

Garden Helpers: Seeds

-School Age

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Wednesday, July 19 from 3:30 to 4:40pm. Online registration requiredParticipating children must attend for the entire hourBuild a better community by helping others to learn and grow. Meet with Children’s Librarian Linnea Moosmann, about how you can help with the day’s Garden Buddies program for younger children. Then, pair up with a garden buddy and join in the fun by helping them read, play, & create.

Garden Buddies: Seeds

-School Age

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm



Ages 5 to 7. Wednesday, July 19 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredJoin us in Ryder’s Garden and we learn about the jungle of plants and animals that grow in our garden along with our garden helpers.

Construction Zone!

-Preschool

Thursday, July 20, 2017

10:30 am - 10:45 am



TICKET REQUIREDAges 3 to 4. Thursdays, July 6, 13, 20 & 27 at 10:30am. Calling all construction lovers! Come to the library for some structured building and unstructured play time with LEGO® Bricks, ramps, and more!

Complete the Catapult Challenge with the Westchester Children’s Museum

-School Age

Thursday, July 20, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Thursday, July 20 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredCan you use your engineering skills to storm a castle?  Medieval history and science are rolled into one fantastic hour of fun as you learn how to build a catapult strong enough to take down a castle.

The “Build A” Series: Build a Word

-Preschool

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm



Ages 3 to 4. Tuesday, July 25 at 3:30pm. No registration required. We’ll hear some stories, use the iPads to build words together and make our own Chicka Chicka Boom Boom trees.

Garden Helpers: Butterflies

-School Age

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Wednesday, July 26 from 3:30 to 4:40pm. Online registration requiredParticipating children must attend for the entire hour.  Build a better community by helping others to learn and grow. Meet with Children’s Librarian Linnea Moosmann, about how you can help with the day’s Garden Buddies program for younger children. Then, pair up with a garden buddy and join in the fun by helping them read, play, & create.

Garden Buddies: Butterflies

-School Age

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm



Ages 5 to 7. Wednesday, July 26 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredJoin us in Ryder’s Garden and we learn about the jungle of plants and animals that grow in our garden along with our garden helpers.

Construction Zone!

-Preschool

Thursday, July 27, 2017

10:30 am - 10:45 am



TICKET REQUIREDAges 3 to 4. Thursdays, July 6, 13, 20 & 27 at 10:30am. Calling all construction lovers! Come to the library for some structured building and unstructured play time with LEGO® Bricks, ramps, and more!

Wild Windy Wumpus with the Westchester Children’s Museum

-School Age

Thursday, July 27, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Thursday, July 27 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredThe fun begins when you use odd materials to create a flying object and experiment with the Museum’s fantastic wind tunnel. This is a playful and inventive way of exploring airflow, drag, symmetry, turbulence, air resistance, and gravity.

The “Build A” Series: Build a Friendship

-Preschool

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm



Ages 3 to 4. Tuesday, August 1 at 3:30pm. No registration required. Enjoy some classic and not so classic tales of friendship and then make two crafts— one for you and one to give to a friend.

Garden Helpers: Herbs

-School Age

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Wednesday, August 2 from 3:30 to 4:40pm. Online registration requiredParticipating children must attend for the entire hourBuild a better community by helping others to learn and grow. Meet with Children’s Librarian Linnea Moosmann, about how you can help with the day’s Garden Buddies program for younger children. Then, pair up with a garden buddy and join in the fun by helping them read, play, & create.

Garden Buddies: Herbs

-School Age

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm



Ages 5 to 7. Wednesday, August 2 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredJoin us in Ryder’s Garden and we learn about the jungle of plants and animals that grow in our garden along with our garden helpers.

Construction Zone!

-Preschool

Thursday, August 3, 2017

10:30 am - 11:15 am



TICKET REQUIREDAges 3 to 4. Thursdays, August 3 & 10 at 10:30am. Calling all construction lovers! Come to the library for some structured building and unconstructed play time with LEGO® Bricks, ramps, and more!

The Science of Oz with the Westchester Children’s Museum

-School Age

Thursday, August 3, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Thursday, August 3 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredStudents explore story elements from The Wizard of Oz as they relate to weather, color, solids, liquids and solubility. They will create a vortex (tornado), demonstrate the refraction, bending, and separating of light to make colors and create their own Rainbow Tube, and dissolve the Wicked Witch.

The “Build A” Series: Build a Construction Site

-Preschool

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm



Ages 3 to 4. Tuesday, August 8 at 3:30pm. No registration required. Hear our best building stories and we’ll make a group construction site!

 

Garden Helpers: Bees

-School Age

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Wednesday, August 9 from 3:30 to 4:40pm. Online registration requiredParticipating children must attend for the entire hourBuild a better community by helping others to learn and grow. Meet with Children’s Librarian Linnea Moosmann, about how you can help with the day’s Garden Buddies program for younger children. Then, pair up with a garden buddy and join in the fun by helping them read, play, & create.

Garden Buddies: Bees

-School Age

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm



Ages 5 to 7. Wednesday, August 9 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredJoin us in Ryder’s Garden and we learn about the jungle of plants and animals that grow in our garden along with our garden helpers.

Construction Zone!

-Preschool

Thursday, August 10, 2017

10:30 am - 11:15 am



TICKET REQUIREDAges 3 to 4. Thursdays, August 3 & 10 at 10:30am. Calling all construction lovers! Come to the library for some structured building and unconstructed play time with LEGO® Bricks, ramps, and more!

Mini-Masterpieces with the Westchester Children’s Museum

-School Age

Thursday, August 10, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Thursday, August 10 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredAdd a little art to your STEM!  You’ll explore color, shapes, style, perspective, and use a variety of creative mediums while looking at various works of art by Van Gogh, DaVinci, Mondrian and more!

The “Build A” Series: Build a Robot

-Preschool

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm



Ages 3 to 4. Tuesday, August 15 at 3:30pm. No registration required. Beep beep on over to the library for some techie stories and turn yourself into a robot by creating your own paper outfit.

Garden Helpers: Veggies

-School Age

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Wednesday, August 16 from 3:30 to 4:40pm. Online registration requiredParticipating children must attend for the entire hourBuild a better community by helping others to learn and grow. Meet with Children’s Librarian Linnea Moosmann, about how you can help with the day’s Garden Buddies program for younger children. Then, pair up with a garden buddy and join in the fun by helping them read, play, & create.

Garden Buddies: Veggies

-School Age

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm



Ages 5 to 7. Wednesday, August 16 at 3:45pm. Online registration requiredJoin us in Ryder’s Garden and we learn about the jungle of plants and animals that grow in our garden along with our garden helpers.

DIY Kids: Pocket Mazes

-School Age

Thursday, August 17, 2017

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm



Ages 8 to 11. Thursday, August 17 at 3:30pm. Online registration requiredMake your own mini game. A great boredom buster or an excellent gift!

The Great LEGO Zipline Challenge

-School Age

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm



Ages 8 and up. Tuesday, August 22 at 3:30pm. Online registration requiredExplore slope, tension and gravity as we try to build a LEGO structure that is heavy enough to hold a pulley steady and strong enough to sail over our art gallery.

Arrrrrrgh!! Pirate Party

-Preschool

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm



Ages 4 to 6. Wednesday, August 23 at 3:00pm. Online registration requiredAvast, ye hearties!  Get ready for Talk Like a Pirate Day (September 19!) by arrgh-ing with us!  We’ll read the best pirate stories, have yummy food (can you guess what? Hint: booty is in the title), learn our pirate names and make crafts.

Repeating Children Programs

Preschool Palooza

-Preschool Repeating

Jun. 1st, 2017 until Jun. 29th, 2017

10:30 am - 11:00 am



Ages 3 and 4. Thursdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29 at 10:30am. No registration required. Interactive story time gets children involved with reading, and continues early literacy development.


Young and Restless for Toddlers

-Toddler Repeating

Jun. 7th, 2017 until Jun. 28th, 2017

10:30 am - 11:00 am



TICKET REQUIRED. Ages 18 months to 3 years. Wednesdays, June 7, 14, 21 & 28 at 10:30am. Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program. A parent or caregiver must attend. Space is limited. You must have a ticket to attend. Tickets are free and are given out the day of the program on a first come first served basis.

SPECIAL NOTE ABOUT TODDLER PROGRAMS:

Due to the popularity of our toddler programs, toddlers are limited to attend one program per week. Also, for our YOUNG AND RESTLESS program attendance is limited to the first 35 toddlers to arrive and you must have a ticket. TICKETS WILL BE GIVEN OUT BEGINNING AT 9:15 THE DAY OF THE PROGRAM.


Young and Restless for Babies

-Babies Repeating

Jun. 7th, 2017 until Jun. 28th, 2017

11:15 am - 11:45 am



Ages 3 months to 17 months. Wednesdays, June 7, 14, 21 & 28 at 11:15am. No registration required. Delight and stimulate your baby’s mind with books and music. A parent or caregiver must attend.


Young and Restless for Toddlers

-Toddler Repeating

Jul. 5th, 2017 until Jul. 26th, 2017

10:30 am - 11:00 am



Ages 18 months to 3 years. Wednesdays, July 5, 12, 19 & 26 at 10:30am. Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program. A parent or caregiver must attend. Space is limited. You must have a ticket to attend. Tickets are free and are given out the day of the program on a first come first served basis.

SPECIAL NOTE ABOUT TODDLER PROGRAMS:

Due to the popularity of our toddler programs, toddlers are limited to attend ONE program per week. Our YOUNG AND RESTLESS program has a limited ticketed attendance. Tickets will be given out the day of the program on a first-come first-served basis.


Young and Restless for Babies

-Babies Repeating

Jul. 5th, 2017 until Jul. 26th, 2017

11:15 am - 12:15 pm



Ages 3 months to 17 months. Wednesdays, July 5, 12, 19 & 26 at 11:15am. No registration required. Delight and stimulate your baby’s mind with books and music. A parent or caregiver must attend.


Itty Bitty Babies

-Babies Repeating

Jul. 6th, 2017 until Jul. 27th, 2017

11:30 am - 12:00 pm



Newborn to 5 months. Thursdays, July 6, 13, 20 & 27 at 11:30am. No registration required. Join us for nursery rhymes, songs, cuddles and books appropriate for the youngest of the young. Learn how to introduce your child to words and language by incorporating songs into all your routines such as bath time, diaper changes, getting into the car seat and naptime! NOTE: Please bring a small blanket to lay your child on.


Rhythm and Rhyme for Toddlers (Tuesdays) – PROGRAM FULL

-Toddler Repeating

Jul. 11th, 2017 until Jul. 25th, 2017

10:00 am - 10:30 am



Ages 18 months to 3 years. Tuesdays, July 11, 18 & 25 at 10:00am. PROGRAM FULLThe songs, rhymes, finger plays and fun in this four-week series create a strong foundation for learning and a love of reading. A parent or caregiver must attend.


Rhythm and Rhyme for Babies (Tuesdays)

-Babies Repeating

Jul. 11th, 2017 until Jul. 25th, 2017

10:45 am - 11:15 am



Ages 6 months to 17 months. Tuesdays, July 11, 18 & 25 at 10:45am. Online registration requiredJoin us for our early literacy enhanced storytime with books, music, rhymes, cuddles and fun! Online registration is required and is limited to Larchmont Library cardholders.


Rhythm and Rhyme for Toddlers (Tuesdays)

-Toddler Repeating

Aug. 1st, 2017 until Aug. 15th, 2017

10:00 am - 10:30 am



Ages 18 months to 3 years. Tuesdays, August 1, 8 & 15 at 10:00am. Online registration requiredThe songs, rhymes, finger plays and fun in this four-week series create a strong foundation for learning and a love of reading. A parent or caregiver must attend.


Rhythm and Rhyme for Babies (Tuesdays)

-Babies Repeating

Aug. 1st, 2017 until Aug. 15th, 2017

10:45 am - 11:15 am



Ages 6 months to 17 months. Tuesdays, August 1, 8 & 15 at 10:45am. Online registration required.Join us for our early literacy enhanced storytime with books, music, rhymes, cuddles and fun! Online registration is required and is limited to Larchmont Library cardholders.


Young and Restless for Toddlers

-Toddler Repeating

Aug. 2nd, 2017 until Aug. 30th, 2017

10:30 am - 11:00 am



TICKET REQUIRED. Ages 18 months to 3 years. Wednesdays, August 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 at 10:30am. Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program. A parent or caregiver must attend. Space is limited. You must have a ticket to attend. Tickets are free and are given out the day of the program on a first come first served basis.

SPECIAL NOTE ABOUT TODDLER PROGRAMS:

Due to the popularity of our toddler programs, toddlers are limited to attend ONE program per week. Our YOUNG AND RESTLESS program has a limited ticketed attendance. Tickets will be given out the day of the program on a first-come first-served basis.


Young and Restless for Babies

-Babies Repeating

Aug. 2nd, 2017 until Aug. 30th, 2017

11:15 am - 11:45 am



Ages 3 months to 17 months. Wednesdays, August 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 at 11:15am. No registration required. Delight and stimulate your baby’s mind with books and music. A parent or caregiver must attend.


Itty Bitty Babies

-Babies Repeating

Aug. 3rd, 2017 until Aug. 17th, 2017

11:30 am - 12:00 pm



Newborn to 5 months. Thursdays, August 3, 10 & 17 at 11:30am. No registration required. Join us for nursery rhymes, songs, cuddles and books appropriate for the youngest of the young. Learn how to introduce your child to words and language by incorporating songs into all your routines such as bath time, diaper changes, getting into the car seat and naptime! NOTE: Please bring a small blanket to lay your child on.


Preschool Palooza

-Preschool Repeating

Aug. 17th, 2017 until Aug. 31st, 2017

10:30 am - 11:00 am



Ages 3 and 4. Thursdays, August 17, 24 & 31 at 10:30am. No registration required. Interactive story time gets children involved with reading, and continues early literacy development.