Children's Programs

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 Call 585-340-8720 to register or click on the registration link to register online.

 

OUTRAGEOUS ORIGAMI WITH JIM ADAMS
2017-02-20
2:00  pm - 3:00  pm
Age Level: 6 yrs. - 10 yrs.

For children in grades 1 – 5, accompanied by an adult  Come join popular origamist Jim Adams as we celebrate February by folding two heart models: Puppy Love and Kitty Love! These projects also make great bookmarks. Additionally, we'll be warming up our fingers with a few other simple models, like penguins and jumping frogs.  Paper will be provided. Just bring your sense of fun! REGISTRATION begins Monday, February 6 for Penfield town or school district residents; Monday, February 13 for all others.
 


STUFFED ANIMAL PET SHOW
2017-02-21
11:00  am - 12:00  pm
Age Level: 3 yrs. - 9 yrs.

For ages 3 – 9, accompanied by an adult  Bring your favorite stuffed animal to the library for our 15th annual stuffed pet show! We’ll have lots of fun with pet crafts and activities and every pet will receive an award! Please bring one stuffed animal per child. REGISTRATION begins Tuesday, February 7 for Penfield town or school district residents; Tuesday, February 14 for all others.
 


FAMILY GAME DAY BINGO
2017-02-22
2:00  pm - 3:00  pm
Age Level: 4 yrs. - And Up

(Children under 4 will be unable to attend the program)  Let’s banish the winter blaahs with a rousing family game. Prizes! Refreshments! Excitement! Don’t miss out on this special afternoon of family fun! REGISTRATION begins Wednesday, February 8 for Penfield town or school district residents; Wednesday, February 15 for all others.
 


DRUMMING WITH TOPHER HOLT
2017-02-23
10:30  am - 11:30  am
Age Level: 0 mos. - And Up

For children of all ages, accompanied by an adult  Enjoy interactive storytelling through song and dance that is bound to have you and your child moving about, shaking a maraca or beating a drum. REGISTRATION begins Thursday, February 9 for Penfield town or school district residents; Thursday, February 16 for all others.
 


LIBRARY LEGO LAB
2017-02-24
10:30  am - 11:45  am
Age Level: 6 yrs. - 11 yrs.

Do you love to build with Legos?  Do you love to build with Legos? Come join other Lego fans for our Library Lego Lab! We’ll provide all the Legos, you bring your imagination. Creations will be photographed then dismantled for our next Lego Lab! REGISTRATION begins Friday, February 10 for Penfield town or school district residents; Friday, February 17 for all others.
 


LITTLE-MAKER MONDAY
2017-02-27
1:30  pm - 2:15  pm
Age Level: 3 yrs. - 6 yrs.

Four “maker-spaces” to encourage young learners to explore science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). We will share a story and have hands on activities using Lincoln Logs, Fiddle Sticks, Kaleido Gears & Jumbo Magnet Tiles.  Sessions are limited to 8 children and you must register separately for each maker-space. REGISTRATION begins Monday, February 13 for Penfield town or school district residents; Monday, February 20 for all others.
 


KNITTED PROJECTS
2017-03-02
4:30  pm - 5:30  pm
Age Level: 7 yrs. - 10 yrs.

Thursdays, March 2, 9 and 16 4:30-5:30 pm (Sign up to attend all three classes) For Grades 2-5  It is the perfect time of year to learn something new! Join us for this beginner class. All supplies are included, though you may bring your own size 8 knitting needles and worsted weight yarn (size 4) if you have them. Knitting expert Tamara Kelley will be teaching this class. REGISTRATION begins Thursday, February 16 for Penfield town or school district residents and February 23 for all others. Space is limited to 8. 


LITTLE-MAKER MONDAY
2017-03-06
1:30  pm - 2:15  pm
Age Level: 3 yrs. - 5 yrs.

(must be able to leave parent)  Join us for preschool “maker-spaces” to encourage young learners to explore science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). We will share a story and have hands on activities using Magrific Magnetic 3-D Tiles, Brackitz, Twist n Build Tubes and Lincoln Logs. Session is limited to 8 children and you must register separately for each maker-space. REGISTRATION begins Monday, February 20 for Penfield town or school district residents and Monday, February 27 for all others.
 


CLIFFORD is coming to the Library!
2017-03-11
11:00  am - 12:00  pm
Age Level: 3 yrs. - 9 yrs.

For ages 3 - 9, accompanied by an adult  Come meet Clifford, make some crafts, play a game or two, and listen to a story. Clifford will be in the children’s room to greet you from 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM and 1:30 – 2:30 pm. Children under 3 are very
welcome to come meet Clifford, but will be unable to attend the program. REGISTRATION begins Friday, February 24 for Penfield town or school district residents; Friday, March 3 for all others.
 


CLIFFORD is coming to the Library!
2017-03-11
1:30  pm - 2:30  pm
Age Level: 3 yrs. - 9 yrs.

For ages 3 - 9, accompanied by an adult  Come meet Clifford, make some crafts, play a game or two, and listen to a story. Clifford will be in the children’s room to greet you from 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM and 1:30 – 2:30 pm. Children under 3 are very
welcome to come meet Clifford, but will be unable to attend the program. REGISTRATION begins Friday, February 24 for Penfield town or school district residents; Friday, March 3 for all others.
 


LITTLE-MAKER MONDAY
2017-03-13
1:30  pm - 2:15  pm
Age Level: 3 yrs. - 5 yrs.

(must be able to leave parent)  Join us for preschool “maker-spaces” to encourage young learners to explore science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). We will share a story and have hands on activities using Magrific Magnetic 3-D Tiles, Brackitz, Twist n Build Tubes and Lincoln Logs. Session is limited to 8 children and you must register separately for each maker-space. REGISTRATION begins Monday, February 20 for Penfield town or school district residents and Monday, February 27 for all others.
 


LITTLE-MAKER MONDAY
2017-03-20
1:30  pm - 2:15  pm
Age Level: 3 yrs. - 5 yrs.

(must be able to leave parent)  Join us for preschool “maker-spaces” to encourage young learners to explore science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). We will share a story and have hands on activities using Magrific Magnetic 3-D Tiles, Brackitz, Twist n Build Tubes and Lincoln Logs. Session is limited to 8 children and you must register separately for each maker-space. REGISTRATION begins Monday, February 20 for Penfield town or school district residents and Monday, February 27 for all others.
 


PARENT/CHILD BOOK GROUP
2017-03-23
6:45  pm - 7:30  pm
Age Level: 9 yrs. - 11 yrs.

For children in grades 3 -5, accompanied with a parent  For our next book club evening, please read The Wild Robot, by Peter Brown and come prepared to discuss your favorite parts! Lead by our children librarian, the group meets monthly. Registration is not required. Our next book club is April 27!
*Books are on hold at the circulation desk and available after February 16 to check out.*
 


                                                                                                                                                                                 


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