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.  Registration begins Tuesday, September 11th.
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.
Nine-week session: September 27 through November 29
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.  
Five-week session: September 28, October 12, October 26, November 9 & November 30
Fridays 10:30-11:00 AM

Preschool Story Time
This fall season will feature special sessions focusing on music and movement, as well as the more traditional story and craft time.  Ages 3-5
Eight-week session: September 24 through November 26
Mondays from 10:30-11:00 AM & 1:00-1:30 PM



 tailwaggintutorsdaisy"Tail Waggin' Tutors" with Daisy
Tuesday, November 27 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”, Jeannie. 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.



socksnowmanOakland Garden Club Winter Craft
Thursday, November 29 from 3:45-4:30 PM
Oakland Children Ages 5 & Up

The Oakland Garden Club will visit the Library on Thursday, November 29 from 3:45 to 4:30 pm. Oakland children, ages five and up, will be making a winter craft using all sorts of wintery themed items. Registration is required, and begins Tuesday, November 6. Please register by phone at 201-337-3742, in person or online by Clicking Here.



Have you tried
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')


photoiconView photos of the Teen Photography Contest at the Oakland Public Library.

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