Children’s Programs

For more information  please e-mail our children’s librarian Sunkyung Roh at: childrens@newmilford.bccls.org or call 201-262-1221 ext 206.

Pajama Story Time
Wednesday November 30, 2022 at 6pm
Please Note: There will be no program on November 23, 2022.
Feel free to wear pajamas to this family story time in the evening.
No registration required

Toddler Time
Registration Closed!
Wednesdays or Thursdays at 11am
Interactive stories and action songs for toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old

Infant Lapsit
Registration Closed!
Thursdays at 12pm
Simple fingerplays, songs and stories for babies up to 18 months

Preschool Time
Registration Closed!
Thursdays at 4pm
Stories and craft activities for preschoolers ages 3 years – 5 years

Perler Beads
Registration Closed!
Seven Mondays at 4pm: 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12, 12/19
For children in grades K-3
Create cool pixelated art with all sorts of different colored perler beads

Kids Art Studio
Registration Closed!
Six Tuesdays at 5pm: 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/20
For children in grades 4-5
Learn the basics of landscape drawing and acrylic painting.
The multi-session program will end with your final masterpiece.

Kids Art Table
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 4-6pm and Saturday: 11-1pm
Stop by anytime to do a self-guided craft at the art table in the children’s room.
No registration required.

Keva Club
Registration Closed!
Eight Thursdays at 5pm: 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15, 12/22, 12/29
For children in grades 3-5
Create amazing structures out of Keva planks to expand your imagination and challenge your engineering skills.

Scratch Club
Registration Closed!
Eight Wednesdays at 5pm: 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14
For children in grades 3 and up
Create your own games, animation and stories to demonstrate them to the club members
1. Prior experience of Scratch is not required.
2. Bring your own laptop or tablet

Weekly Book Club for Grades 2 & 3
Six Wednesdays at 5pm: 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 1/4, 1/11/, 1/18
Books to read:
1. Oh, Sal by Kevin Henkes
2. Skunk and Badger by Amy Timberlake
Register: https://forms.gle/K6M78UpFwAguFw1CA

Homework Help Available!
Beginning October 12 – December 22
Wednesdays & Thursdays
4pm-6pm (30 minute time slots)
Register in person at the library or call 201-262-1221 ext. 206

S.T.E.M. Activity Kits ~ Grades K – 8
New Milford Public Library provides twelve S.T.E.M. Activity Kits for grades K-8. These kits are an excellent resource to engage in S.T.E.M. activities at home with related books. Each kit focuses on a theme and contains:
1. Explorative, hands-on materials
2. A discovery sheet for recording what you designed, observed, and learned
3. A nonfiction book aligned with the theme
For complete info click : NMPL STEM KITS and/or register at : forms.gle/4Hitd6QsADfgRCo28