Event Tags: Children's Programs

Early Literacy Show and Tell (Ages 1.5-5)

Early Literacy Show and Tell (Ages 1.5-5)

Early Literacy Show and Tell (Ages 1.5-5) Monday, 3/8, 10:30 – 11:00 am – Ms. Neena This program is held live over Zoom. Each child will be given ample opportunity to show and tell at least one favorite item from home and encouraged to talk with others. We’ll talk about the letters and sounds each object starts with, too! Register here.

Metallic Slime Kit (Grades K-4)

Metallic Slime Kit (Grades K-4)

Activity Kit and Tutorial Available for pickup week of 3/1 – Miss Neena We’ll give you all the supplies you’ll need to create your own metallic gold/silver slime at home. A video tutorial, led by our staff will be included, or you can do the activity offline with paper instructions. This may get messy, so we suggest clothes that can get stained. Register here. Kit pickup is available after email confirmation that kits are ready, Tuesday-Sunday. Pickup protocol varies, depending on COVID-19 infection rates in our region. For the most up to date information on pickup protocol, click here. 

Valentine’s Taste Safe Sensory Kit (Ages 0.5 – 5 years and a caregiver)

Valentine’s Taste Safe Sensory Kit (Ages 0.5 – 5 years and a caregiver)

Kits available for pickup week of Feb. 14. Families will be notified when pickups are ready.  It’s important to engage babies, toddlers, and preschoolers in sensory exploration. Kit includes supplies for a sensory bin that kids can safely explore, plus learning extensions for different developmental stages. Kits are made primarily from ground Cheerios and free of most allergens and use Kosher ingredients. Register here. Kit pickup protocol varies, depending on COVID-19 infection rates in our region. For the most up to date information on pickup protocol, click here. 

Homeschool Space (Grades K-4)

Homeschool Space (Grades K-4)

Alternating Fridays (2/5, 2/19, 3/5, & 3/19) LIVE ON ZOOM, 1:00-2:00 pm – Ms. Neena This program welcomes homeschoolers grades K-4. We’ll work on collaboration through virtual activities. This session, the focus will be kid driven social interaction. We may play group games like charades or we may just chat and be silly. Up to the group! Register here. At this time, we can ONLY accommodate home schooling children—this does not include children enrolled in remote learning through a school district. Remote learners are instead welcome in all our other virtual and kit programming.

STEAM: Paper Circuit Cards (Grades K-4 and families)

STEAM: Paper Circuit Cards (Grades K-4 and families)

Grades K-4 and families Activity Kit and Tutorial Available Week of 2/2 -Miss Neena Paper circuits create cards with small LEDs that light up. This kit includes all the materials your family will need to make a light up card that can be given as a Valentine’s gift, sent as a thank you, or kept! Follow our paper or video tutorials that explain the science. It is suggested that children and caregivers do this activity together. Register here. Kit pickup is Tuesday-Sunday. Pickup protocol varies, depending on COVID-19 infection rates in our region. For the most up to date information on pickup protocol, click here. 

Roblox Social Club (Grades 2-4)

Roblox Social Club (Grades 2-4)

Live on Zoom; Alternating Tuesdays (2/2, 2/16, 3/2, & 3/16) 4:00-4:45 pm – Phil Roblox is a super popular online game that allows kids to make, play, and share games they have created. Kids in grades 2-4 can chat while exploring different games together. Both Zoom and Roblox must be downloaded to participate. Register here.  

Twodaloo Activities! (1.5-3.5 years and a caregiver)

Twodaloo Activities! (1.5-3.5 years and a caregiver)

Free Supply Kits Provided; Program runs nine weeks, 1/26 – 3/26 These at-home activity kits (and instructions) are designed to build early skills and promote continued literacy learning. We’ll give you everything you need for an easy to do weekly activity, pre-prepped and ready to use, just like those we include in our in person programs. The activity will line up with the week’s Twodaloo Toddlers program’s books and songs. Registration is required to sign up for materials. Visit this link to register. Kit pickup process may vary depending on COVID numbers in the county. Kit pickup is weekly, Tuesday-Sunday. For the most up to date information on pickup protocol, click here.   

Twodaloo Toddlers! (1.5-5 years and a caregiver)

Twodaloo Toddlers! (1.5-5 years and a caregiver)

Fridays 10:00 – 10:30 am – Ms. Neena, This program is designed for ages 1.5-3.5, but children 3.5-5 are welcome to attend. Program runs nine weeks, January 26 – March 26. Attend as many or as few sessions as you can. This program is held live over Zoom. Join us as we sing, read, and play together. Kids love socializing with friends and singing along to favorites from the library. Each week’s story and songs will connect to the learning activity in Twodaloo Activities. Kids are given opportunities to participate in each class. Caregivers are required to remain in the same room as any child under 5 years old. Registration is required to access the secure Zoom link. Click here to register. (Registration for Zoom and Activities is via the same link/event)

Read and Play (3-5 years)

Read and Play (3-5 years)

Wednesdays 1:00-1:30 pm – Ms. Neena This program is held live over Zoom. Runs nine weeks, 1/26 – 3/26 This program focuses on the five keys to early literacy—singing, reading, playing, talking, and writing. Each week’s story and songs will connect to the learning activity in Read and Play at Home. Caregivers are required to remain in the same room as any child under 5 years old. Registration is required to access the secure Zoom link. Click here to register.

Read and Play At Home (3-5 years)

Read and Play At Home (3-5 years)

Supply kits available for pickup. Our activity kits guarantee at home learning experiences that focus on Kindergarten Readiness. We’ll include everything you’ll need for a weekly pre-prepped art project, game, or experiment. Each week’s learning activity will connect to the stories and songs in our live Read and Play Zoom story hour. Kit pickup is weekly, Tuesday-Sunday. Pickup protocol varies, depending on COVID-19 infection rates in our region. For the most up to date information on pickup protocol, click here.  Registration is required to sign up for materials and tutorials. Click here to register.