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Music Dynamics with Brad Peterson

Music Dynamics with Brad Peterson

Join Newtown resident and music educator, Brad Peterson, Friday mornings:  October 27th, November 3rd, November 17th, and December 8th and December 15th at 11:30 am in the library meeting room. Mr. Peterson spent 38 years teaching and developing music programs for the Monroe public schools.  “Music Dynamics” features finger plays, nursery rhymes, poems, songs, circle...

Register for Story Time: October 10th-18th

Register for Story Time: October 10th-18th

Stop by the children’s circulation desk to register your child for the next story time session which takes place October 23rd-December 4th. Classes meet weekly:  Monday or Tuesday at 10am/ Tuesday or Wednesday at 1pm.  Children must be at least three to five years of age on or before October 23rd to be eligible for...

Be Inspired by Famous Artists with Randi Rote

Be Inspired by Famous Artists with Randi Rote

Monday afternoons 4:30-5:30pm:  October 16th, October 30th and November 13th. Artist Randi Rote will introduce the art of Grant Wood, Wassily Kandinsky and Dale Chihuly. Children will create art in the style of the artist of the week using a variety of mediums and techniques. For ages 6-10. Register online.

Mini Makers:  Arts, Crafts and Messy Play

Mini Makers: Arts, Crafts and Messy Play

Drop by the children’s story hour room, Fridays:  October 6th-December 8th from 1-3pm for creative fun.  For ages 3-8 with a caregiver. No registration necessary.

Multisensory Play Group

Multisensory Play Group

Play group meets monthly on the following Saturday mornings from 10:30-11:30am:       October 14th, November 18th, and December 16th. Children ages 2 1/2 -5, (in all stages of developmental abilities), along with an adult partner are welcome.  Children will engage in a variety of sensory and language rich activities under the guidance of...

Read to Tucker

Read to Tucker

Independent readers of all ages can register for a 15 min time slot to read aloud to Tucker, between 4:30 and 5:30 pm on the following Thursdays: October 12th, October 19th, November 9th, November 16th, November 30th and December 28th  in the children’s story hour room. Tucker is a 4 1/2 yr old standard poodle...

NEW Program: Multisensory Play Group

Play group meets monthly on the following Saturday mornings from 10:30-11:30am:       October 14th, November 18th, and December 16th. Children ages 2 1/2 -5, (in all stages of developmental abilities), along with an adult partner are welcome.  Children will engage in a variety of sensory and language rich activities under the guidance of...