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Please register for all programs via the links below, by calling the library at 875-9004, or by sending an email to email@example.com. There will be no confirmation sent for online registration, unless more information is needed.
Thursday, January 9, 4:30 pm
Grades K - 5. OK, so technically the Winter Games aren’t until 2022, but we've got Olympic Fever, baby! And the only cure is building mini ski jumps and sleds!
Saturday, January 11, 11:00 am
All Ages & Their Families. Come in from the January cold, and warm up with asteaming cup of hot chocolate, while we enjoy some wintry tales.
Wednesday, January 15, 4:30 pm
Grades K-5. It’s so cold out! But at least we have the sun, right? Catch a little of its warmth with these colorful sun catchers.
Thursday, January 16, 5:00 pm
All Ages & Their Families. Martin Luther King Jr. helped change the world with his beautiful words. Using art, we’ll express what his words mean to us now.
Friday, January 17, 1:00 pm
Preschoolers. Why should the elementary school kids have all the fun? We’ll provide a snack and let the kids play with “clean mud,” a combination of just baking soda and water, but unbeatable fun!
Thursday, January 23, 5:00 pm
All Ages & Their Families. January 23 is National Pie Day! And we’re celebrating! With pie! Lots and lots of pie! SO! MUCH! PIE! (Please feel free to contact Ms. Anna at firstname.lastname@example.org about gluten, or any other allergies. She’ll make it work!)
Saturday, January 25, 1:00 pm
All Ages & Their Families. Fend off the January chill with a story walk at William K. Love Preserve! We'll listen to the wintry classic, Over and Under the Snow, as our friend Kristen O'Hara from Westchester Land Trust takes us scouting for animal tracks. Finally, we end with hot chocolate, and an edible tree activity, leaving treats for our non-hibernating forest friends!
Tuesday, January 28, 4:30 pm
Grades K-5. Anyone can make a paper snowflake! But making one out of popsicles the size of your body? That takes skill!
Thursday, February 13, 4:30 pm
All Ages & Their Families. Valentine’s Day is all about spreading the love, so we thought we’d spread some warm wishes across Lewisboro by making kindness rocks.
Friday, February 14, 1:00 pm
Preschoolers. Why should the elementary school kids have all the fun? We’ll provide a snack,read a book, and then do a fun science experiment with all those Valentine’s Day candy hearts!
Tuesday, February 18, 1:00 pm
Grades K-5 - In honor of Presidents' Day we're teaching Civics! Wait! Don't run away! We're teaching it by making our own campaign posters!
Friday, February 21, 7:00 pm
All Ages & Their Families. Come in from the cold, and spend some quality time at Lewisboro Library as we break out our collection of board games! Refreshments will be served.
Wednesday, February 26, 4:30 pm
Grades K-5. We all know about Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks and George Washington Carver, but what about Alma Thomas, Billie Holiday, or Faith Ringgold? The men and women who helped shape America with their powerful art? We'll learn all about them through their words, rhythms and style.
Saturday, February 29, 11:00 am
All Ages & Their Families. We’re celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday--one of the greatest children’s authors ever—with stories, food and crafts! With special guest reader Lewisboro Board Member Jane Crimmins!
Tuesday, March 17, 4:30 pm
Grades K-5. We could say we’re interested in teaching children about the different states of matter and chemical changes,but really we just want an excuse to toss around jars of heavy cream! Spread it on your soda bread this St. Patrick’s Day.
Friday, March 20, 1:00 pm
Preschoolers. Why should the elementary school kids have all the fun? In honor of Spring we’ll be making colorful flowers and butterflies using common household coffee filters!
Tuesday, March 24, 1:00 pm
Preschoolers. Unlock your
preschooler’s imagination, and celebrate Spring with Deanna Novak from
Tinkergarten! Then come inside and warm up with some real soup! Register
Thursday, March 26, 4:30 pm
Grades K - 5. We’ll look at ladies who changed the way we think about the natural world, plus make fossils in honor of paleontologist Mary Anning. With special guest County Legislator Kitley Covill.
Monday, April 6, 2:00 pm
Grades K-5. Yes, we know! We make potions and charms every Spring Break! Well, we promise to stop as soon as it stops being fun, which is NEVER!
Tuesday, April 7, 2:00 pm
Grades K-5 - We love fantasy stories because the possibilities are endless! Using a few simple writing prompt, kids will start to their own fantasy epics in words or pictures.
Wednesday, April 8, 2:00 pm
Grades K-5. Sure they’re fire-breathing monsters, but they do rock some serious bling.
Thursday, April 9, 2:00 pm
Grades K-5. Dragons aren’t the only ones who love tacos! Come make a candy taco, then cleanse thepalate with some dragon fruit salad!
Wednesday, April 22, 4:30 pm
Grades K - 5. Celebrate Earth Day by making a planter out of a tin can.
Friday, April 24, 1:00 pm
Preschoolers. Why should the elementary school kids have all the fun? We'll read a story, have a snack and let the kids makes this squishy, soft, satisfying slime!
Saturday, April 25, 1:00 pm
All Ages & Their Families. We’re celebrating five years in our fantastic Children’s Room by…well, basically getting dirt and mud all over it! We’ll be making our own seed bombs with our friends from the Lewisboro Garden Club!
Wednesday, April 29, 4:30 pm
Grades K - 5. Miss Anna will teach you all about this beautiful form of writing, then have you create your own!
Friday, May 1, 6:00 pm
All Ages & Their Families. Yeah, so technically May the 4th is on Monday, but we couldn’t wait! We are going to show Lego Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles. We’re so excited, we’ve even decided to give you dinner, how’s that sound?
Wednesday, May 6, 4:30 pm
All Ages & Their Families. Anyone can buy a bouquet of flowers, but if you really want to impress Mom get her some pottery printed with the work of her favorite artist -YOU!
Saturday, May 9, 1:00 pm
All Ages & Their Families. It’s
turtle breeding season. Learn how to identify turtles in our area, how
to create a habitat for these mothers-to-be, and what to do when you see
one crossing the road! We'll meet at the Frederick P. Rose preserve.
Wednesday, May 13, 4:30 pm
Grades K-5. At different stations we’ll have an array of tech toys out for you to play around with: MaKey MaKey, a Mini Sphero, Ozobots and littleBits!
Friday, May 15, 1:00 pm
Preschoolers. Why should the elementary school kids have all the fun? We'll read a story, have a snack and let the kids make their own chia pets!
Wednesday, May 20, 4:30 pm
Grades K-5. We do! OK, so technically we have a button-maker, but you get it, right? We’re making buttons.
Friday, June 19, 1:00 pm
Preschoolers. Why should the elementary school kids have all the fun? We'll read a story, have a snack and let the kids play with squishy, slimy water beads for an hour.
Saturday, June 20, 11:00 am
All Ages & Their Families. Now a yearly tradition in the children’s room. Bring your Dad for stories, donuts and a craft!
Wednesday, June 24, 3:00 pm
The end of the school year is so close! Time to goof off with this
Mondays, 10:30 am, Beginning January 6
Newborn - 24 months. Meet other families while enjoying great books, lively songs and rhymes.
Wednesdays, 10:30 am, Beginning January 8
– Age 5. Weekly smorgasbord of stories, songs, movement and flannel
Thursdays, 10:30 am, Beginning January 9 (except for Fiesta Storytime dates below)
Ages 24 – 36 months. Terrific two-year-olds will enjoy songs, stories and a healthy dash of learning.
Monthly on Thursdays, 10:15 am - Note New Time!
February 6, March 5, April 2, May 7, June 4
Newborn - Age 5. Internationally acclaimed actress, singer, storyteller and puppeteer Flor Bromley teaches Spanish through music, movement, puppets and theater-based games.
Discovery Backpacks - Fun Lending Items!
The Children’s Library is now lending "Discovery Backpacks.” Each themed backpack is filled with books, games and fun gear - perfect for family outings, grandparents with visiting family, etc. Our first two backpack themes are “The Great Outdoors” for hiking and outdoor fun and “Boredom Busters” for long car trips! Backpacks can be checked out with a library card for a two-week period and must be returned to the circulation desk for check in.
The Westchester Library System has an online reading program for children. TumbleBooks Library is an online library of animated, talking picture books, which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which children can read at their own pace, or have read to them. The TumbleBooks Library is accessed on-line from your computer at home.