CANCELLED: Play Space (1.5-4 years and a caregiver)

CANCELLED: Play Space (1.5-4 years and a caregiver)

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Jan/Wed/2020 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
-Library Annex-
Phone:845-855-3444
Address: 15 Oak St, Pawling NY 12564

This program has been cancelled. For more information, please visit our informational page. 


 

Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30 am - Ms. Neena, Library Annex

Teachers say that the skills that lead to the most student success in school are their social and emotional skills. Join us to help develop these skills, all while children play! This supervised hour of fun provides a large space for children to meet and play, either inside or out, depending on the weather. Bring a favorite toy or game and invite a friend!

Interested in joining? Visit our registration portal online or stop by the circulation desk.

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  • May/Tue/2021 3:30 PM - May/Tue/2021 4:00 PM

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    Pawling and Holmes residents can register here. Residents are given priority registration for these small group programs.

    Non-residents can join our non-resident waiting list here. If space is available, non-residents will be welcomed in to the classes.

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    Pawling and Holmes residents can register here. Residents are given priority registration for these small group programs.

    Non-residents can join our non-resident waiting list here. If space is available, non-residents will be welcomed in to the classes.

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    Important facts about in-person events:  All participants older than two years old must wear a mask during in-person library events. While we recognize that it is difficult for young children to wear masks and distance from one another, families will be expected to maintain social distancing as much as possible by sitting in designated areas. Active games/bubbles will replace craft activities for these programs. These events are subject to be rescheduled or canceled if public health considerations become a cause for concern in our community. Strollers and picnic blankets welcome.

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    Pawling and Holmes residents can register here. Residents are given priority registration for these small group programs.

    Non-residents can join our non-resident waiting list here. If space is available, non-residents will be welcomed in to the classes.

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    Important facts about in-person events:  All participants older than two years old must wear a mask during in-person library events. While we recognize that it is difficult for young children to wear masks and distance from one another, families will be expected to maintain social distancing as much as possible by sitting in designated areas. Active games/bubbles will replace craft activities for these programs. These events are subject to be rescheduled or canceled if public health considerations become a cause for concern in our community. Strollers and picnic blankets welcome.

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    About this Event

    Watch live on Facebook! : Second Thursday of the month, March-October, 4:30 - 5:00 PM EST Click here to join our Facebook Live Group and watch.

    Watch anytime: A recording of the program will be available on Facebook shortly after the event premieres. Not on Facebook? Click here to request a recording that will be delivered straight to your inbox!

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