CHILDREN DEPARTMENT'S MONTHLY CALENDAR
ONGOING CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Babies, Toddlers, Preschool
We'd love to have you join us for story time!
Registration requested, but not required.
Click on the Events Calendar to register online or call us at 201-337-3742.
Tots Library Club (TLC)
Birth to 24 months
January 19th through June 8th
Thursdays from 10:00-11:00 AM
Terrific 2s and 3s
Ages 2 & 3
January 27th through June 2nd
Fridays 10:30-11:00 AM
Monday Story Time
January 23rd through June 5th
Mondays from 10:30-11:00 AM & 1:00-1:30 PM
Drop-in Spring Coloring Activity
Thursday, April 13th from 2:00-5:00 PM
Location: Pat Turnier Craft Room
Calling all artists! The Children's Department is looking for participants for a Spring Coloring Activity on Thursday, April 13th from 2:00-5:00 PM in the Pat Turnier Craft Room. Children of all ages may create a bird or flower using colored pencils. The artwork will be on display until April 29th in the Children's Department. No registration required.
Leaders are Readers
Wednesday, April 19th from 3:45-4:15 Mr. Silverstein
Wednesday, April 26th from 3:45-4:15 Ms. Ciambra
Thursday, April 27th from 3:45-4:15 Mr. Clark
Location: Story Gallery
Special Reading Hours will be celebrated in April. The Principals of Manito, Heights, and Dogwood Hill Schools will read to their students.in the Oakland Public Library story gallery. All students should check with their schools for further details. The Children's Department looks forward to the Pricipal Visits for our "Leaders are Readers!" program.
Tail Waggin Tutors
Ages 5 & Up
Thursday, April 20th from 5:30-6:00 PM with Sadie and her "Mom" Donna
Register for Sadie online by Clicking Here for Thursday, April 20th with Sadie.
Tuesday, May 2nd from 6:30-7:00 PM with Daisy and her "Mom" Jean
Register for Daisy online by Clicking Here for Tuesday, May 2nd with Jean.
Otherwise, register in person or call the library at 201-337-3742.
Sadie and Daisy are registered therapy dogs with Therapy Dogs International. Each child will have about ten minutes to read a favorite story to a dog. The programs will be held in the Library's story gallery.
Music with Teri Merliss in the Story Gallery
Friday, April 28th from 10:30-11:00 AM
Oakland Children Ages 2 and up
Acclaimed singer-songwriter, Teri Merliss, will present her special blend of imaginative stories, original songs, and audience participation. Please register by phone at 201-337-3742, in person or online by Clicking Here.
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.