Kids

Kids!!! There’s about a million and a half events going on for kids at both libraries, so hurry up and get down here!

Plumb Library Children’s Department calendar – this month and next month

Huntington Branch Children’s Department calendar – this month and next month

Plumb Kids Catalog

Branch Kids Catalog

Daniel Meets the Shapels®

At the Huntington Branch, Friday, March 24, 10:30 am – 11:15 am. Former preschool teacher Evie North will present the story of Daniel, a bear who has trouble remembering his shapes… until he meets the SHAPELS®! The story will be told using clay shape characters and their town! Can’t wait to see the SHAPELS® in person? Check out shapels.com/learning/story-of-the-day/ for stories to read at home. This event is open to children ages 3 and up, but younger siblings are welcome to attend on a parent’s lap. Please register at 203-926-0111 beginning March 10.

April Fool’s Prank Training

At the Huntington Branch, Monday, March 27, 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm.  Kids in grades K-4 can learn silly (not mean) tricks to play on April Fool’s Day! As an added bonus: learn jokes to keep your pals laughing even after they’ve been fooled! Register at 203-926-0111 beginning March 13.

SIS Robotics Lego League

At the Plumb Library, Saturday, April 1, 10am – 12pm.  The award-winning 7th-grade team will be on hand for robotic demonstrations, photo ops with the team and audience Q&A! Come show them your support as they are preparing for the World Championship later this month!  All ages are welcome for this drop-in program.

Avast, Me Hearties! It’s Pirate Science!

At the Plumb Library, Saturday, April 1, 2pm – 3 pm. Drop in as we explore S.T.E.M. but as pirates!  This is an all-hands-on-deck program; no previous buccaneer experience needed!  All ages welcome!

Marshmallow Peep Catapults & Rocket Launchers!

At the Huntington Branch, Monday, April 3, 4:45 pm – 5:15 pm. Kids, ages 6 -10, can construct catapults to launch marshmallow peeps through the air!  As an added bonus, learn to make a rocket launcher out of cups!  Please register at 203-926-0111.