CANCELLED Stories for 2’s

Tuesday, April 7

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Children and caregivers will take part in an hour long storytime with Miss Mary that will include: singing, dancing, musical instruments and reading. A simple paper craft will follow.

Registration for this program is required since we are testing out our new space. To do so please click here.

CANCELLED (TAC) Tween Advisory Council – Middle School Students

Tuesday, April 7

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Living through a renovation means we are going to have a whole new area with a lot more space and we want YOUR help to make it inviting with materials, activities, furniture and programs that speak to YOU! If you are in middle school and interested in sharing your thoughts, racking up community service hours and making new friends than this club is for you.

Snacks have been generously donated by Feed Branford Kids (FBK)–we thank you for filling bellies and for your support!

Interested in joining, please email teens@blackstonelibrary.org to add your name to the list!

CANCELLED Stories/Music – Babies up to 24 months

Wednesday, April 8

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Babies and caregivers will come together for a gentle story time with Miss Mary that will encourage participation through rhyming, movement, and singing. Short and simple stories will also be included.

Registration for this program is required since we are testing out our new space. To do so please click here.

CANCELLED Stories/Music – Babies up to 24 months

Wednesday, April 8

10:45 am - 11:15 am

Babies and caregivers will come together for a gentle storytime with Miss Mary that will encourage participation through rhyming, movement, and singing. Short and simple stories will also be included.

Registration for this program is required since we are testing out our new space. To do so please click here.

CANCELLED STEAMing Up Storytime with Amanda Evans from FRC – Ages 2 to 5

Thursday, April 9

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join Amanda Evans from the Family Resource Center once a month for a hands-on storytime that will include books, sensory activities, crafts and more! Each month Amanda will work around a different theme and bring ALL the fixings so that children can fully understand it through trial and error, investigation and hands-on experiences. These storytimes will be unlike anything you have ever seen at the JBML.

Registration for this program is required since we are testing out our new space. To do so please click here.

CANCELLED Build with Us – A Roblox/Gaming Group for Middle School Students (Teen Space)

Thursday, April 9

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Enjoy gaming and playing Roblox BUT want to pop into the Library when you know folks are going to be around? Join our Roblox/gaming club that meets for an hour every Thursday in our teen space. We will provide an hour long session on our computers along with stereo headphones so that you can connect, socialize and build upon your avatar with friends along the way.

You DO NOT need to sign up more than once to be part of the group. Registration for this program is required so that we can plan accordingly. To do so, please call 203. 488. 1441. ext. 321 or click here.

CANCELLED PJ Storytime – Babies thru Age 5

Thursday, April 9

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

This sleepy story hour will be led by Miss Carly and include gentle music, rhymes and stories. We will close with a simple activity or craft. Oh, and PJs are a plus!

Registration for this program is required since we are testing out our new space. To do so please click here.

CANCELLED Picture Books LIVE – Ages 2 to 5

Friday, April 10

11:00 am - 11:30 am

Wind down before lunch with a series of picture books brought to life on the big screen. You may know some of the titles ahead of time – and trust me, it is fun seeing your favorite characters walking and talking! After watching a book or two we will close out with a picture book reading by the same author or theme we viewed.

Registration for this program is required since we are testing out our new space. To do so please click here.

CANCELLED Big Head Book Group: A Who Was/Is Book Club – 2 thru 4th Grade (YS Programming)

Friday, April 10

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Enjoy reading the Who Was, Who Is or even What Is book series? Well, we are going to kick our reading up a notch but setting up a monthly head to head battle between famous people, places and events. Stop by the Youth Services Department to pick up 1 of 2 book choices. Read it solo or with the family and then head back to the Library the second Friday of the month to perform hands-on activities, a trivia game and lively discussion of who, what or where is better than, well – who, what or where!

Registration for this program is required. To do so please call 203. 488. 1441. ext 321 or click here

CANCELLED Play/Stories – Ages 3 to 5

Monday, April 13

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Children and caregivers will experience a half hour of play with Miss Mary that will lead into singing, dancing, and rhyming. Stories and a paper craft will close out the hour.

Registration for this program is required since we are testing out our new space. To do so please click here.

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