Read and Play (3.5-5 years and a caregiver)

Read and Play (3.5-5 years and a caregiver)

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Ages: 3.5-5 years and a caregiver

Tuesdays, 3:00 – 4:00 PM – Miss Neena

REGISTER HERE.

Our Kindergarten readiness class uses a play-based curriculum to encourage learning connections. Our small group will focus on early literacy and math skills through a combination of hands-on activities and group story time. This is an eight week series. The program or portions thereof may be held outside in our courtyard to utilize our outdoor play equipment as weather allows but fully move indoors if conditions are poor. Caregivers required to remain on site for the program. Registration required.

Paid for in part by Dutchess County.

 

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  • May/Fri/2022 10:00 AM - May/Fri/2022 11:00 AM

    Ages: 2.5 – 3.5 years and a caregiver

    Fridays, 10:00-11:00 AM – Miss Neena

    NO CLASS 4/15

    REGISTER HERE.

    On Friday mornings, toddlers rule the library! This eight week program includes songs, stories, and games plus a play-based learning stations, like art or parachute play. The program or portions thereof may be held outside in our courtyard to utilize our outdoor play equipment as weather allows but fully move indoors if conditions are poor. Registration required.

    Join for as many or as few classes as you are comfortable and able.

    Paid for in part by Dutchess County.

  • May/Fri/2022 12:00 PM - May/Fri/2022 5:00 PM

    This program is a take home kit; a pre-prepped learning activity for children ages 2-5 to do at home with a caregiver. To participate, a caregiver must pick the kit up from the library once it is available. Kits are made to order and differentiated by child's age.

    Kit available week of 5/27. Our staff will email registrants once they are available.

    Snack time can be learning time, too! Practice sorting, graphing, and comparing with this kit, which will include several graham cracker type snacks. Registration required. Register here.

  • May/Fri/2022 12:00 PM - May/Fri/2022 5:00 PM

    Ages: Grades Kindergarten - 2nd grade

    This program is a take home kit; a pre-prepped learning activity for kids to do at home on their own or with a caregiver. To participate, a caregiver must pick the kit up from the library once it is available. Kits are made to order, so registration is required. REGISTER HERE.

    Kits available biweekly, weeks of 4/11, 4/25, 5/9, and 5/23. Our staff will email registrants once they are available.

    Take a trip around the world through stories. We’ll visit a different country each week through suggested reading activities, games, and snacks related to the places we visit. Please notify our staff of any dietary restrictions when registering. This program is also available as an in-person program.

  • May/Fri/2022 1:00 PM - May/Fri/2022 2:00 PM

    Age range: Grades Kindergarten - 5th grade

    Last Friday of each month (4/29, 5/27, 6/17) 1:00-2:00 PM – Miss Neena

    This program welcomes homeschoolers to get together and socialize while we play games, complete art activities, and complete learning challenges. This program will be held outside when possible. This session, the focus will be on “escape” games.

    Caregivers welcome to spend time chatting and sharing tips, but not required to participate in the events.

    Registration is required. Register here.

     

  • May/Mon/2022 4:00 PM - May/Mon/2022 5:00 PM

    Ages: Kindergarten - 2nd grade. Caregivers welcome, but not required.

    UPDATE: The 5/16 & 5/30 meetings have been rescheduled to 5/23 & 6/6

    Biweekly Mondays (4/18, 5/2, 5/16, 5/30, 5/23, & 6/6) 4:00 - 5:00 PM –  Miss Maureen

    Take a trip around the world through stories. We’ll visit a different country each week with books and fun connecting activities, snacks, and crafts. Please notify our staff of any dietary restrictions when registering. This program is also available as a take-home kit for those who cannot join us in-person.

    Registration required. Register here. 

  • May/Tue/2022 10:00 AM - May/Tue/2022 10:45 AM

    Tuesdays 10:00-10:45 am – Ms. Neena

    Early literacy is an important part of a baby’s healthy development. We read, sing, babble, and bounce together. Learn resources to use at home and meet other caregivers. Ends with social play.

    Registration required. Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/baby-bounce-and-groove-registration-304767938107

  • Jun/Wed/2022 3:00 PM - Jun/Wed/2022 4:00 PM

    Wednesdays, 3:00 - 4:00 PM - Ms. Neena

    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. This program is designed to ease the transition to daycare, preschool, and especially kindergarten and is paid for in part by Dutchess County.

    Registration required. Register here.

  • Jun/Thu/2022 10:00 AM - Jun/Thu/2022 10:45 AM

    Age Range: 18 – 30 months and a caregiver

    Thursdays, 10:00 – 10:45 am –MIXED LOCATION

    NO CLASS ON 4/14

    Interactive storytime featuring puppets, instruments, and elements of music & movement. Program ends with play. This is an eight week series. The program or portions thereof may be held outside in our courtyard to utilize our outdoor play equipment as weather allows but fully move indoors if conditions are poor. Register here.

     Paid for in part by Dutchess County.

  • Jun/Thu/2022 4:00 PM - Jun/Thu/2022 5:00 PM

    Ages: Grades 3-5. Caregivers welcome, but not required.

    Biweekly Thursdays (4/21, 5/5, 5/19, 6/2) 4:00 - 5:00 PM – Miss Maureen

    This club pairs favorite graphic novels with puzzles, art, and a relaxed atmosphere to talk about our favorite reads! Participants will need to read each session’s book in advance. Book borrowing accommodated by our staff. This program is also available as a take-home kit for those who cannot join us in-person.

    Registration required. Register here. 

  • Jun/Fri/2022 All day

    Ages: Grades 3 - 5

    This program is a take home kit; a pre-prepped learning activity for kids to do at home on their own or with a caregiver. To participate, a caregiver must pick the kit up from the library once it is available. Kits are made to order, so registration is required. Registration required.  REGISTER HERE.

    Kits available biweekly, weeks of 4/21, 5/5, 5/19, & 6/2. Our staff will email registrants once they are available.

    This club pairs favorite graphic novels with puzzles, art, and a relaxed atmosphere to talk about our favorite reads! Participants will need to read each session’s book to participate. Kits include connecting activities. Book borrowing can be accommodated by our staff for anyone with a Pawling/Mid-Hudson Library Card. This program is also available as an in-person program.