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

Curly Penpal Project
Fridays : November 8 | 15 | 22
Learn the art of cursive writing. You’re free to come in anytime between 1pm and 4pm to practice. The program will conclude with correspondence of handwritten letters in collaboration with the Senior Center.

Build A Lego Library for Everyone
Tuesday December 3, 2019 at 7pm
In partnership with Mapo Purme Library for Children in Seoul, Korea (library for children with disabilities), our Lego Club will commemorate the UN’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities to build an “all people-friendly” library. We will telecommunicate to showcase our masterpieces.

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

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
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
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:
November 4
December 9

Saturday Family Storytime
Saturday November 9 at 1:30pm
Of course families are welcome!

Toddler Time
Tuesdays at 11am
November 5 | 12 | 26
Enjoy interactive stories, action songs and more.
For toddlers 18 months old to 3 years old and their caregivers.

Infant Lapsit
Tuesdays at 12pm
November 5 | 12 | 26
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 dates:
November 5 | 12 | 19 | 26
Join us for stories, songs and crafts.
For children ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

Sensory Stations
Tuesdays at 11am on the following dates:
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
November 14 and 21
For children 5 years old and up.
No registration required.

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

Lego Club
Tuesdays at 7pm to 7:45pm
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!