Events

We have a great number of programs, meetings, and events going on both within the two libraries and at other locations around the City. See the entire calendar of events here or check out the newsletters page:

Online Event Listings

Ongoing children’s programs

At the Plumb Memorial Library:

Mondays:  1:30PM – 2:30PM     Science Sleuths
Kids 3-12 unravel the mysteries of science and unleash their inner mad scientist with hands-on experiments.

Tuesdays:  10:00AM – 10:30AM     Fun for Little Ones
Preschool children and their caregivers are invited to join Mrs. Fritsch for stories, songs and activities; siblings are always welcome to this drop-in program.

Tuesdays:  1:30PM – 2:00PM     Creative Kids
Kids 3-12 and their caregivers drop in and explore art by using unique media to create on-of-a-kid pieces!

Thursdays:  10:30AM – 11:00AM    AlphaBits
Kids ages 1 – 5 drop in for this interactive story time: we Hokey Pokey, share a story, engage in hands-on centers, and do Freezer Dance and My Energy.

Thursdays:  6:00PM – 7:30PM    Life Is Art
Upcycled crafts appeal to tweens, ages 10 and up. We supply all materials for this session with Mz. Ronda. Registration for the 15 spots begins 2 weeks before each program.

Fridays:  10:30AM – 11:30AM     Stay & Play with Family Place
Open play dates for preschoolers and caregivers. Chat over coffee or tea, juice provided; bring a snack and a friend.

Every OTHER Friday: 10:30AM – 11:30AM     Just Dance
Kids ages 3-12 show off their best dance moves through this interactive and fun dance video game! (July 10 and 24; August 14 and 28).

At the Huntington Branch Library:

Mondays: 3:30PM – 5:30PM     Marvelous Monday
Start the week off right – Miss Marissa provides science fun for kids, ages 3 – 10 with this drop-in program which runs every 15 minutes. No registration needed.

Tuesdays: 11:00AM – 11:30AM     Bouncing Babies and Jumping Beans
Join Miss Marissa for stories, singing, dancing, scarves, and maracas!  Then stay to play. No registration needed, but check for special sessions. For infants to age 3 and their caregivers.

Wednesdays: 11:00AM – 11:30AM    Toddler Movement Program
Miss Robin provides a fun, active musical program for children ages 2 1/2 – 4 and their caregivers. Please register; sessions run for an entire month.

Wednesdays: 2:00PM – 3:00PM    Parachute Playtime
Children of all ages can sing and play with the library’s giant colorful parachute!

Thursdays: 11:00AM – 11:30AM      Stories with Danielle
Join Danielle as she engages 3 – 4 years olds with this brief drop-in storybook session.

Fridays: 10:30AM -11:30AM      Show-and-Tell Stories
Listen to Miss Marissa read stories. Then, play a game or do an experiment! Participants are encouraged to bring along a show-and-tell item.  For all ages – no registration required.