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Charlotte Branch Events:

Fun Fridays!
2017-03-31; 3:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Have fun with play dough, paints, and Legos! We even bring out the Wii! Younger children are welcome with parental guidance.  


Story Time with Kim
2017-03-31; 1:30  pm  
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: All Ages
Art, music, and action mix with stories for a well-rounded program that includes fun with friends!  


Digitizing Day
2017-04-01; 11:00  am - 1:00  pm
Charlotte Branch - Basement Program Room
Age Level: Adult
Archivist Marie Poinan will scan your Charlotte/Greece memorabilia for possible inclusion in the Charlotte Digital Archives. Bring your old photos, diaries, local advertising, family genealogy, etc. Help save Charlotte history!  


Face Painting with Rachel
2017-04-01; 10:30  am - 11:00  am
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: All Ages
Have fun before our Saturday morning Family Movie!  


Charlotte Local History Program: The Rochester Public Market - Its History and Future
2017-04-06; 2:00  pm  
Charlotte Branch - Basement Program Room
Age Level: Adult
The Rochester Public Market is a community treasure that's been in operation since 1905. Market manager Jim Farr will look back at the market's history and preview the exciting plans for its future. This program is part of our 1st Thursdays Local History Series.  


Science Fun for Kids
2017-04-06; 6:00  pm  
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Try a quick and cool science experiment! Check Charlotte's Facebook page for April's topic.  


Mosaic Workshop
2017-04-11; 1:00  pm  
Charlotte Branch - Basement Program Room
Age Level: Adult
Learn about the tools, materials and techniques needed to create mosaics in this introductory workshop. Create your own mosaic design on a small frame or trivet blank. Bring small items to add to your creation if you'd like! Materials provided. Space is limited so please call us at 428-8216 to register.  


Tail Waggin' Tutors
2017-04-13; 6:00  pm - 6:45  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 4 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Kids can read to Fritz, a certified therapy dog.  


Enriched Preschool Play Time
2017-04-17; 1:00  pm - 2:30  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 18 mos. - 7 yrs.
Educator Drew Beeman of "Progressive Early Learning" will provide a playful experience featuring materials and activities that foster learning in young children. Your child will enjoy activities that stimulate critical thinking, problem solving, and more. Please call 428-8248 to register.  


Food for Thought Book Discussion Group
2017-04-18; 1:00  pm  
Charlotte Branch - Basement Program Room
Age Level: Adult
This month we'll discuss "Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker" by Jennifer Chiaverini. "A sweeping historical novel, 'Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker' illuminates the extraordinary relationship two women (seamstress and former slave Elizabeth Hobbs Keckley and first lady Mary Todd Lincoln) shared, beginning in the hallowed halls of the White House during the trials of the Civil War and enduring almost, but not quite, to the end of Mrs. Lincoln's days" (Amazon.com). Pick up your copy and join us for tea and conversation.  


Make Ziplock Books!
2017-04-18; 1:00  pm - 1:30  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 3 yrs. - 8 yrs.
Hillside educator Susan Hall will teach you to make a personalized book using ziplock bags. This is a child/parent activity, so each child must be accompanied by a parent, grandparent, or guardian. Please call 428-8248 to register.  


Meet Live Animals with the Wildlife Educators Coalition!
2017-04-19; 1:00  pm - 2:00  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: All Ages
Get up close with bugs and birds, a snake, a turtle, and more! Members of the Wildlife Educators Coalition will bring a variety of live animals for you to meet. You'll learn about their habits, habitats, behaviors, and diets. You can even pet some!  


The Storybook Cook Presents: "Stir Fry"!
2017-04-20; 1:00  pm - 2:00  pm
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 5 yrs. - 12 yrs.
Story time AND cooking fun with Liz Bauld "the storybook cook"! Kids will prepare recipes that tie into the storybook theme! Please call 428-8248 to register.  


Intro to Geocaching
2017-04-22; 11:00  am - 11:45  am
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: All Ages
On Earth Day, come learn about the world's largest treasure quest - geocaching! Geocaching is like a GPS-enabled scavenger hunt! Children's Librarian Kim has been "caching" for years and will teach you about this great way to get the kids outside and exploring.  


Parachute Play
2017-04-22; 10:30  am - 11:00  am
Charlotte Branch - Children's Room
Age Level: Child -- 2 yrs. - 10 yrs.
A chance for little ones to get out of the house and burn off some energy before our 11am Geocaching presentation.  







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