Author: Lana

Chinese New Year Cooking for Kids and Adults

Chinese New Year Cooking for Kids and Adults

Takes place Saturday February 9 at 3:00pm in the library meeting room.  Learn to make wontons, traditional noodles and a delicious green tea smoothie. For ages 7-10 with an adult partner. Register online. Space is limited.  

Jack and the Beanstalk a Musical Story Time

Jack and the Beanstalk a Musical Story Time

On Saturday, February 2 at 2:00pm in the library meeting room, bassist, Ed Allman of the Waterbury Symphony will read the classic tale accompanied by musical interludes on his double bass. Following the story, Ed will talk about his life as a musician.  For ages 4 to adult.  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.

Bring the Hoopla! Hula Hooping fun for the whole family

Bring the Hoopla! Hula Hooping fun for the whole family

Saturday, January 19th at 2:00 pm.  Hooping is a low impact aerobic activity that makes everyone smile.  Well-balanced hoops will be provided.  For ages 5 and up.  Register online.

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:  February 2 & 23, March 2 & 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...

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, 4:30-5:00 p.m. in the library meeting room. 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...