CHILDREN DEPARTMENT'S MONTHLY CALENDAR  

  

March2019Calendar

CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS AND UPCOMING EVENTSkids magic show 2012

Babies, Toddlers, Preschool
We'd love to have you join us for story time!
All story times are located in the Library's story gallery.
Registration is requested, but not required.
Click on the Events Calendar to register online, come in person, or call us at 201-337-3742.

Tots Library Club (TLC)
Tots Library club is an unstructured, early literacy experience for Birth to 24 months and their caregiver.
Thursday, January 10 through Thursday, May 30
Thursdays from 10:00-10:45 AM is playtime, and then stay for a short 15-minute session of nursery rhymes, fingerplays, and songs from 10:45-11:00 AM! 

Terrific 2s and 3s
Story time for Ages 2 & 3 and their caregiver.  This fall season will feature special sessions focusing on music and movement, as well as traditional story and craft time.  
Friday, January 11 through Friday, May 31
Fridays 10:30-11:15 AM

Preschool Story Time
Join us for stories, songs, crafts, and fun!  Ages 3-4
Monday, January 7 through Monday, May 20
Mondays from 10:30-11:15 AM & 1:00-1:45 PM

Programs        

March Special Events at the Oakland Public Library: 

springcraft"Drop In" Spring Craft
Thursday, March 28 from 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Oakland Children All Ages

Celebrate the arrival of Spring with a special "Drop-In" Craft on Thursday, March 28th at the Oakland Public Library!  The program will be held in the Pat Turnier Craft Room.  Oakland children of all ages are invited to attend.  Participants my come anytime between 4:00 and 5:30 pm.  Registration is not required.

stickfigures

 

"Jiggly Wiggly" with Miss Valerie
Friday, March 29 from 10:30 AM-11:15 AM
Oakland Children Ages 2 & Up

Miss Valerie and her wonderful "Jiggly Wiggly" music program will be held in the Oakland Public Library on Friday, March 29th from 10:30 to 11:15 am.  Oakland children, ages 2 & up, and their caregivers, will enjoy music and movement activities.  Various themes will be showcased during the year.  The program will be held downstairs in the Library's meeting room.  Registration is not required.

 

April Special Events at the Oakland Public Library: 

tailwaggintutors2019"Tail Waggin' Tutors" with Halle
Thursday, April 4 from 5:30-6:00 PM

Oakland children, ages 5 & up, will have an opportunity to read to a very lovable dog, Halle, and her “Mom”, Marcia.  Halle is registered with Therapy Dogs International. Each child will have about ten minutes to read a favorite story to her. The program will be held in the Library’s story gallery. Registration required by phone 201-337-3742, in person or online by Clicking Here.

 

tailwaggintutors2019"Tail Waggin' Tutors" with Halle
Saturday, April 6 from 11:00-11:30 AM

Oakland children, ages 5 & up, will have an opportunity to read to a very lovable dog, Rosie, and her “Mom”, Susan.  Rosie is registered with Therapy Dogs International. Each child will have about ten minutes to read a favorite story to her. The program will be held in the Library’s story gallery. Registration required by phone 201-337-3742, in person or online by Clicking Here.

 

tailwaggintutors2019"Tail Waggin' Tutors" with Daisy
Tuesday, April 16 from 6:30-7:00 PM

Oakland children, ages 5 & up, will have an opportunity to read to a very lovable dog, Daisy, and her “Mom”, Jeanne.  Daisy is registered with Therapy Dogs International. Each child will have about ten minutes to read a favorite story to her. The program will be held in the Library’s story gallery. Registration required by phone 201-337-3742, in person or online by Clicking Here.

 

jackandthebeanstalk

 

"Once Upon a Story Time"
Saturday, April 13 from 10:30 AM-11:30 AM
Oakland Children Ages 2-5

“Once Upon a Story Time” returns on Saturday, April 13th from 10:30 to 11:30 am in the Oakland Public Library’s story gallery. Oakland children, ages two to five, will listen to a story and make a related craft. The featured story for this session will be “Jack & the Beanstalk”. Registration is not required.

 

pajamastorytime

 

Pajama Story Time
Thursday, April 25 from 6:00-7:00 PM
Oakland Children Ages 2-5

Wear your pajamas, listen to bedtime stories, and make a small craft on Thursday, April 25th from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at the Oakland Public Library. This special story time, for children, ages two to five, and their caregiver, will be held in the Children’s Dept. Registration is not required.

 

stickfigures

 

"Jiggly Wiggly" with Miss Valerie
Friday, April 26 from 10:30 AM-11:15 AM
Oakland Children Ages 2 & Up

Miss Valerie and her wonderful "Jiggly Wiggly" music program will be held in the Oakland Public Library on Friday, April 26 from 10:30 to 11:15 am.  Oakland children, ages 2 & up, and their caregivers, will enjoy music and movement activities.  Various themes will be showcased during the year.  The program will be held downstairs in the Library's meeting room.  Registration is not required.

 

Have you tried ABCmouse.com?
It is an educational website for young children that provides online learning activities for 2-6 year olds at preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten levels.

The American Museum of Natural History has a science website for kids called OLogy. Click Here for OLogy
(OLogy means 'the study of')

 

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