Children's Programs

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

 

PARENT/CHILD BOOK GROUP
2017-01-19
6:45  pm - 7:30  pm
Age Level: 9 yrs. - 11 yrs.

For children in grades 3 - 5, accompanied by a parent  For children in grades 3 - 5, accompanied by a parent
For our next book club evening, please read Escape from Mr Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein and come prepared to discuss your favorite parts! Books are on hold at the circulation desk to check out. Registration is not required. Our book club is held monthly, see library fliers for additional dates and details.
 


WINTER WONDERLAND FAMILY CRAFT DAY!
2017-01-21
11:00  am - 12:00  pm
Age Level: 3 yrs. - 9 yrs.

For ages 3 – 9, accompanied by an adult  You and your family are invited to come make winter crafts and enjoy a fun-filled morning together. We’ll provide the instructions and all the materials. REGISTRATION begins Friday, January 6 for Penfield town or school district residents; Friday, January 13 for all others. 
 


LEGOLAND
2017-01-27
10:30  am - 11:45  am
Age Level: 6 yrs. - 11 yrs.

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, January 13 for Penfield town or school district residents; Friday, January 20 for all others.
 


GREEN EGGS AND HAM STORYTIME w/ Rochester City Ballet
2017-01-28
11:00  am - 11:45  am
Age Level: 3 yrs. - 10 yrs.

For ages 3 - 10, accompanied by an adult  Company members of the Rochester City Ballet will appear in full costume to read and act out some of their roles, and will be available for questions and photos after the reading! REGISTRATION begins Friday, January 13 for Penfield town or school district residents; Friday, January 20 for all others.
 


K – 4 STORIES ‘N’ CRAFTS
2017-02-01
4:15  pm - 5:15  pm
Age Level: 5 yrs. - 10 yrs.

A new session of stories and a theme-related craft for children  in kindergarten through fourth grade will run Wednesdays: February 1 & 15
(Online registration is available)
 


TAKE YOUR CHILD TO THE LIBRARY DAY
2017-02-04
3:00  pm - 4:00  pm
Age Level: 2 yrs. - 5 yrs.

For children ages 2-5, accompanied by an adult  Our DRIVE-IN STORYTIME will take your toddler/preschooler cruising in a box car created by your child. After we construct the vehicles, families can munch some popcorn and listen to a special storytime! REGISTRATION begins Friday, January 20 for Penfield town or school district residents; Friday, January 27 for all others.
 


VALENTINE PARTY for CHILD AND DAD (or other favorite male adult)
2017-02-11
11:00  am - 11:00  pm
Age Level: 5 yrs. - 10 yrs.

For children in grades K–5, accompanied by an adult  You and your special guest are invited to a Valentine’s Day party! We’ll decorate and eat some sweet treats, make a valentine craft, and enjoy other fun activities. REGISTRATION begins Friday, January 27 for Penfield town or school district residents; Friday, February 3 for all others.
 


STORIES ‘N’ CRAFTS
2017-02-15
4:15  pm - 5:15  pm
Age Level: 5 yrs. - 10 yrs.

A new session of stories and a theme-related craft for children  in kindergarten through fourth grade will run Wednesdays: February 1 & 15
(Online registration is available)
 


PARENT/CHILD BOOK GROUP
2017-02-16
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 From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L Konigsburg and come prepared to discuss your favorite parts! Books will be on hold at the circulation desk to check out after January 19. Registration is not required. Our book club is held monthly, see library fliers for additional dates and details.
 


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.
 


                                                                                                                                                                                 


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