Children’s Programs

If you need more information on these programs please call us at 201-262-1221 ext. 206, stop by the children’s room, or e-mail our children’s librarian Sunkyung Roh at: childrens@newmilford.bccls.org

Monthly Book Club For Kids
For children in grades 4 and 5 : Wednesdays at 4pm
For children in grades 2 and 3 : Wednesdays at 5pm
Register in person or by calling at 201-262-1221 ext. 206
Books must be read prior to the meeting.
Pick up a copy of the monthly title at the New Milford Public Library.
Dates:
October 9
November 6
December 4
January 8
February 5
March 4
April 1
May 6

Halloween Party
Wednesday October 30 at 4pm
Let’s have a spooky party!
Come in costume!
For ALL ages!

Teen Scratch
Thursdays at 4pm
October 10 | 17 | 24
November 14 | 21
Create : Code : Tell Stories
For Grades 6 and up
Register at the library or call 201-262-1221
Please bring headphones with you.

Tales From Around The World
Wednesdays at 6pm
October 9 – 16 – 23
November 6 – 13 – 20
December 4 and 11
Learn about geography and explore folk tales from different cultures.
For more info call the children’s room at 201-262-1221 ext. 206

Reading Buddies
Mondays at 7pm
October 7 – 21 – 28
November 4 – 18 – 25

Ms. Rodriguez, Reading Specialist, will coach parents and children on how to improve reading comprehension through different strategies.

For grades 2 and up.
Participants are expected to attend all six sessions.
A parent must attend with a child.
Register in person or by calling at 201-262-1221 ext. 206

Storytime in Korean
Mondays at 4:30pm on the following dates:
October 7
November 4
December 9

Saturday Family Storytime
Saturday September 14 at 1:30pm
Of course families are welcome!

Toddler Time
Tuesdays at 11am
September 3 – 10 – 24
October 1 – 8 – 22 | No program on October 15 and 29
Enjoy interactive stories, action songs and more.
For toddlers 18 months old to 3 years old and their caregivers.

Infant Lapsit
Tuesdays at 12pm
October 1 – 8 – 22  | No program on October 15 and 29
Special program of simple fingerplays, songs and books. For babies and pre-walkers up to 18 months old and their caregivers.

Pre-School Time
Tuesdays at 4pm on the following date:
October 1 (see STEM Pre-School Time Program on other dates) | No program on October 29
Join us for stories, songs and crafts.
For children ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

STEM Pre-School Time
Tuesdays at 4pm on October 8 – 15 – 22
Please join us for a FREE hands-on science and literacy workshop for children and families!
Learn about wind with books and hands-on activities.
No Registration Required!
Parents/caregivers are encouraged to jump in to work and have fun with their kids!
For children ages 3 years to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Sensory Stations
Tuesdays at 11am on the following dates:
October 15 | November 19 | December 17 | January 21 | February 18
Hands-on activities for babies and toddlers.
Call 201-262-121 ext. 206 for more info.

Arts & Crafts
Thursdays at 3:45pm
September 12  and 26
For children 5 years old and up.
No registration required.

Surprise Movie Matinee
First Thursday of the month at 3:45pm
September 5  | October 3 | November 7 | December 5
All are welcome! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Lego Club
Tuesdays at 7pm to 7:45pm
October 1 – 15 – 29
November 12 and 26
December 3 and 17
For children 5 years old and up.
No registration required.

Gently Used Toys Wanted
Gently used toys wanted for the children’s room.
Please call 201-262-1221 ext. 206 for more information!