Author: Lana

Spring Cooking Class

Spring Cooking Class

Saturday, April 6 at 3:00 pm, Chef Sharon Martovich will teach participants how to make a vegetable quiche, chicken skewers and a refreshing pineapple spritzer.  For children ages 7-10 with an adult cooking partner. A $5 supply fee is due on the day of the program. Register online.

Stamford Nature Center presents: Books & Beasts

Stamford Nature Center presents: Books & Beasts

Educators from the Stamford Museum and Nature Center will visit the library on Saturday, March 16 at 2 pm.  Children will meet the live animal counterparts of characters found in favorite children’s books.  For ages 2-9.  Register online.

Cartooning 101

Cartooning 101

Children will learn how to create their own cartoons while they draw along with artist Debi Hamuka-Falkenham’s cartoon chalk talk. Debi will share some insights into the life of a professional artist and cartoonist.  For ages 6-12.  Register online.

EverWonder Brings Science and Engineering to the Library

EverWonder Brings Science and Engineering to the Library

Saturday, February 16, March 2, April 13 and May 11 at 2pm in the library meeting room, join educators from the EverWonder Children’s Museum in Newtown as they explore a new topic each month.  For children in grades K-2. Register online for each program you plan to attend.

Music Dynamics with Brad Peterson for ages 2-6

Music Dynamics with Brad Peterson for ages 2-6

Meets Friday, February 1-March 8 at 11:30 am in the the library meeting room. Music educator, Brad Peterson will lead children in a variety of  musical activities including finger plays, nursery rhymes, poems, songs, circle games, dances and stories.   Each session is a fun, fast paced lesson designed to help children with pitch matching and...

Bilingual Spanish-English Story Time for ages 4-6

Bilingual Spanish-English Story Time for ages 4-6

Bilingual story time meets Saturday at 1:00 pm:  March 9 & 30, April 6 & 27 in the children’s story hour room.  Born in Ecuador, instructor Belen Fiallo will introduce children to basic Spanish words through stories, songs and play. Belen has a degree in early childhood education and has written a bilingual children’s book...

Soccer Skills and Drills for ages 3-6

Soccer Skills and Drills for ages 3-6

Coach Tony is back!  Soccer skills and drills starts Wednesday, January 9 and runs trough May 29, 4:45-5:15 p.m. in the library meeting room (note the new start time).  Children will learn basic soccer skills while promoting coordination and cooperative play.  Registration required.

Science Saturday:  Gr. K-2

Science Saturday: Gr. K-2

Meets Saturday, January 26 at 2:00 pm. in the library meeting room.  Gayna Swart, MS will lead informative, fun and interactive programs designed to expose children to the most fascinating aspects of science. Every month children will focus on a new topic:  1/26:  Color Chemistry,  2/23: What to animals do in winter?, 4/27: Insects and...