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Homeschool Explorations

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Enhance your learning at the Library! Homeschool Explorations programs are designed to support and supplement the homeschool experience.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Storytime: Baby and Me

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Preschool Explorers

Thursday, April 30, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Kasper Hwa presents Let's learn Chinese

Thursday, April 30, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Experience Chinese language and culture through books, storytelling, songs, games and more!

Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Friday, May 1, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Storytime: Sensory Discoveries: A storytime for children with special needs, their friends and families

Sunday, May 3, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Stories songs and fun for children with special needs, their friends and families.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, May 3, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Baby and Me

Monday, May 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come and bounce, sing, clap, listen to stories and more with your child who is birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start Library visits, to learn new rhymes and lullabies, to listen to stories and to meet other children the same age.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Monday, May 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Sign Time: Baby Talk

Monday, May 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, May 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Storytime for the whole family! Join us for a half hour of stories, songs, and chuckles for all ages.

Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Homeschool Explorations

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Enhance your learning at the Library! Homeschool Explorations programs are designed to support and supplement the homeschool experience.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Storytime: Baby and Me

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Preschool Explorers

Thursday, May 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Kasper Hwa presents Let's learn Chinese

Thursday, May 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Experience Chinese language and culture through books, storytelling, songs, games and more!

Kids Club: Mother's Day Cards

Thursday, May 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: We'll have lots of decorations for you to use for a card to show Mom (or Grandma or some other special lady) how much you love her.

Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Friday, May 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Kids Club: Eww! Gross

Saturday, May 9, 2015  
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Find out about gross things our bodies do, gross creatures like dung beetles and even eat gross food. For kids 6-12; 3 and up with an adult.

Storytime: Sensory Discoveries: A storytime for children with special needs, their friends and families

Sunday, May 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Stories songs and fun for children with special needs, their friends and families.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, May 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Baby and Me

Monday, May 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come and bounce, sing, clap, listen to stories and more with your child who is birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start Library visits, to learn new rhymes and lullabies, to listen to stories and to meet other children the same age.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Monday, May 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Sign Time: Baby Talk

Monday, May 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, May 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Storytime for the whole family! Join us for a half hour of stories, songs, and chuckles for all ages.

Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Homeschool Explorations

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Enhance your learning at the Library! Homeschool Explorations programs are designed to support and supplement the homeschool experience.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Storytime: Baby and Me

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Preschool Explorers

Thursday, May 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Kasper Hwa presents Let's learn Chinese

Thursday, May 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Experience Chinese language and culture through books, storytelling, songs, games and more!

Kids Club: Paper Finger Puppets

Thursday, May 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Make a puppet of your pet, a rainbow, a racecar or YOU!

Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Friday, May 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Storytime: Sensory Discoveries: A storytime for children with special needs, their friends and families

Sunday, May 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Stories songs and fun for children with special needs, their friends and families.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, May 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


For Grown-ups: The Art of Storytelling for Educators

Sunday, May 17, 2015  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Baby and Me

Monday, May 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come and bounce, sing, clap, listen to stories and more with your child who is birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start Library visits, to learn new rhymes and lullabies, to listen to stories and to meet other children the same age.

Sign Time: Baby Talk

Monday, May 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Monday, May 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, May 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Storytime for the whole family! Join us for a half hour of stories, songs, and chuckles for all ages.

Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Homeschool Explorations

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Enhance your learning at the Library! Homeschool Explorations programs are designed to support and supplement the homeschool experience.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Storytime: Baby and Me

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Preschool Explorers

Thursday, May 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Kasper Hwa presents Let's learn Chinese

Thursday, May 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Experience Chinese language and culture through books, storytelling, songs, games and more!

Kids Club: Sidewalk Chalk

Thursday, May 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: We'll try one more time to draw with chalk outside. If not, we'll have a surprise and try again next week.

Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Friday, May 22, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Storytime: Sensory Discoveries: A storytime for children with special needs, their friends and families

Sunday, May 24, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Stories songs and fun for children with special needs, their friends and families.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, May 24, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Homeschool Explorations

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Enhance your learning at the Library! Homeschool Explorations programs are designed to support and supplement the homeschool experience.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Storytime: Baby and Me

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Preschool Explorers

Thursday, May 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Kasper Hwa presents Let's learn Chinese

Thursday, May 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Experience Chinese language and culture through books, storytelling, songs, games and more!

Kids Club: Fruit Tasting

Thursday, May 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Strawberries, blueberries, pineapple or bananas. We hope we'll have something you like.

Stories Alive: Annual Spring Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Friday, May 29, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Storytime: Sensory Discoveries: A storytime for children with special needs, their friends and families

Sunday, May 31, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Stories songs and fun for children with special needs, their friends and families.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, May 31, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Summer Reading Extravaganza: Puppet Show: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Sunday, June 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: The billy goat brothers want to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the bridge but the mean Troll under the bridge won't let them pass. What can they do?

Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, June 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Storytime for the whole family! Join us for a half hour of stories, songs, and chuckles for all ages.