Library Annex and Courtyard

Library Annex and Courtyard

Upcoming events

  • Jul/Wed/2021 10:00 AM - Jul/Wed/2021 11:15 AM

    Dog Tales * (Grades 1+)

    Biweekly Wednesdays (7/7, 7/21, 8/4, & 8/18) by 15 minute appointment – OUTDOOR

    We’ve got a new furry friend at the library! Harper is a certified therapy dog that loves to hear stories and is trained to work with children. Developing readers are invited to sign up for 15 minute sessions to practice their reading aloud, all while making a new animal friend. Register here.

    Please ONLY register for dates you plan to attend, as spaces are limited. Appointments are for one child at a time. For siblings, please make additional appointments. Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. 

    For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

  • Jul/Mon/2021 4:00 PM - Jul/Mon/2021 5:00 PM

    Huge Hungry Hippos! S.T.E.A.M.

    Age range: Grades Kindergarten -5th

    Monday, 7/12, 4:00 – 5:00 PM –OUTDOOR

    Have you played the popular board game “Hungry Hungry Hippos?” This program challenges kids to work together to design and build a hippo for our own life-size version of the game! This activity will be held outside as weather allows but move indoors if needed. Register here.

    Please ONLY register for programs you plan to attend, as spaces are limited. Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. 

    For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

  • Jul/Tue/2021 10:00 AM - Jul/Tue/2021 10:30 AM

    Baby Bounce and Groove

    Age range: Birth – 18 months and a caregiver

    Tuesdays, 10:00 – 10:30 am – MIXED LOCATION

    Join us for stories, rhymes, and baby movement. We’ll focus on the keys for early literacy—singing, reading, talking, playing, and pre-writing. This six-week program will be held outside in our courtyard as weather allows but move indoors if conditions are poor. Register here.

    Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. 

    For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

  • Jul/Wed/2021 1:30 PM - Jul/Wed/2021 2:30 PM

    Read and Play (3-5 years)

    Wednesdays, 1:30-2:30 PM – MIXED LOCATION

    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 storytime. This program will be held in the library courtyard when weather allows, but move indoors as needed. Caregivers required to remain on site for the program. Runs six weeks. Register here.

    Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. 

    For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

  • Jul/Thu/2021 10:00 AM - Jul/Thu/2021 10:45 AM

    Toddlers in Training

    Age Range: 18 – 30 months and a caregiver

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

    Interactive storytime featuring puppets, instruments, and elements of music & movement. Program ends with play. This six-week program will be held outside in our courtyard as weather allows but move indoors if conditions are poor. Register here.

    Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. 

    For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

  • Jul/Thu/2021 11:00 AM - Jul/Thu/2021 11:45 AM

    Pre-K Science Club (3.5-5 years)

    Thursdays, 11:00-11:45 AM –INDOORS

    Little explorers will investigate early science concepts as a small group. Each week’s program includes a story plus games or science experiments. Smocks will be provided, but we suggest kids wear clothes that can get messy. This is a six-week program.

    Caregivers required to remain on site for the program. Runs six weeks. Register here.

    Please ONLY register for dates you plan to attend, as spaces are limited. Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. 

    For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

  • Jul/Fri/2021 10:00 AM - Jul/Fri/2021 10:45 AM

    Twodaloo Twos

    Age range: 2.5 – 3.5 years and a caregiver

    Fridays, 10:00-10:45 AM – MIXED LOCATION

    On Friday mornings, toddlers rule the library! This program includes songs, stories, and games plus a play- based learning activity, like art or parachute play. This six- week program will be held outside in our courtyard as weather allows but move indoors if needed. Register here.

    Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. 

    For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

  • Jul/Tue/2021 10:00 AM - Jul/Tue/2021 10:30 AM

    Baby Bounce and Groove

    Age range: Birth – 18 months and a caregiver

    Tuesdays, 10:00 – 10:30 am – MIXED LOCATION

    Join us for stories, rhymes, and baby movement. We’ll focus on the keys for early literacy—singing, reading, talking, playing, and pre-writing. This six-week program will be held outside in our courtyard as weather allows but move indoors if conditions are poor. Register here.

    Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. 

    For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

  • Jul/Wed/2021 1:30 PM - Jul/Wed/2021 2:30 PM

    Read and Play (3-5 years)

    Wednesdays, 1:30-2:30 PM – MIXED LOCATION

    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 storytime. This program will be held in the library courtyard when weather allows, but move indoors as needed. Caregivers required to remain on site for the program. Runs six weeks. Register here.

    Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. 

    For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

  • Jul/Wed/2021 10:00 AM - Jul/Wed/2021 11:15 AM

    Dog Tales * (Grades 1+)

    Biweekly Wednesdays (7/7, 7/21, 8/4, & 8/18) by 15 minute appointment – OUTDOOR

    We’ve got a new furry friend at the library! Harper is a certified therapy dog that loves to hear stories and is trained to work with children. Developing readers are invited to sign up for 15 minute sessions to practice their reading aloud, all while making a new animal friend. Register here.

    Please ONLY register for dates you plan to attend, as spaces are limited. Appointments are for one child at a time. For siblings, please make additional appointments. Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. 

    For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/