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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Don't stress about starting school again! Using essential oils, we'll make three different products that can help the school age child (or their parent and teachers too!). Everyone will walk away with a focus roller bottle, sleepytime spray, and the happy roller bottle. For kids and adults. Please register. 

Event Type:
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs), Adult (18+)
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Join us for storytime and a craft in our Storytime Park located in the children's section of the library.For ages 3-5 years. Younger siblings are welcome to attend. Registration required.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Come listen to stories and make a themed craft each week! Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch.

Event Type: Storytime, Crafts
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Learn the game of chess and challenge your peers!Ages 5 & up, registration required.

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs)
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Come listen to stories and color too! For kids ages 2 and up. Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch. 

Event Type: Storytime, Music & Dance
Age Groups: Toddlers (1-2 yrs), Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler to the library for a fun storytime with Miss Morgan! We'll read stories followed by activities that promote early literacy and motor skills. Younger siblings are welcome to join. Please register. 

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs), Toddlers (1-2 yrs)
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm

Please join us for an afternoon storytime and craft.  Ages 3-5 years.  Younger siblings welcome.  Registration required.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Bring your baby and listen to stories, sing songs, and do finger plays. For infants under the age of 2. Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch. 

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Infants (0-2 yrs)
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Story Time fun for preschool children.  Story time features a variety of crafts for children, a special party or two, and always ,stories, stories stories!  Don't miss the fun.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Children's Room

Lapsit Storytime for babies and toddlers is an interactive storytime for very young children and a caregiver, lasting about 20 minutes. The program uses rhyme and repetition to build language and literacy skills. 

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Toddlers (1-2 yrs), Infants (0-2 yrs)
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Come listen to stories about octopus adventures, make a socktopus and even eat some "octopie"!Ages 3-5, registration required.

Event Type: Art, Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Start the year
off full STEAM ahead. We'll build catapults with pencils and tall towers
to hold apples high above the ground. These Maker challenges will need your
best creativity and engineering skills. Maker Monday programs
combine science, engineering, technology and crafting to
encourage curiosity and innovation. Ages 5-12. Parents are asked to stay

Event Type:
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Story time for ages 0-2, registration required.Please note: registration is open for library members first. If event is not filled 48 hours before the date, it will open to non-library card holders.

Event Type: Art, Games, Storytime
Age Groups: Infants (0-2 yrs), Toddlers (1-2 yrs)
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:20am
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

A short program for babies and toddlers.  We'll sing, bounce, clap, and share a story or two.  After the program, stay for a half-hour of playtime.  Registration required.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Infants (0-2 yrs), Toddlers (1-2 yrs)
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Stories, rhymes, and a craft for 2-year-olds and an adult caregiver.  Registration required.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Toddlers (1-2 yrs)
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Story Time Fun for preschool Children. Story Time features a variety of crafts, a special party or two, and always, stories, stories,stories.  Don't miss the fun.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join us at the Mad Scientist Club and create some Jello Playdough in our "laboratory".  We discuss the science behind playdough and make our own creations to take home.  Be prepared to get messy and have a lot of fun.For ages 5-10.  Registration Required.  Individual children must be signed up.

Event Type:
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Join us for storytime and a craft in our Storytime Park located in the children's section of the library.For ages 3-5 years. Younger siblings are welcome to attend. Registration required.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Come listen to stories and make a themed craft each week! Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch.

Event Type: Storytime, Crafts
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Travel the world by traveling to your local library! We will learn about the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival with Ms. Fang Xiao. Activities begin at 4:30pm and will include the creation of delicious Moon Cakes and stories about this unique harvest festival from across the world. For ages 5 and up.

Event Type: Special Event, History
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Learn the game of chess and challenge your peers!Ages 5 & up, registration required.

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs)
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Come listen to stories and color too! For kids ages 2 and up. Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch. 

Event Type: Storytime, Music & Dance
Age Groups: Toddlers (1-2 yrs), Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler to the library for a fun storytime with Miss Morgan! We'll read stories followed by activities that promote early literacy and motor skills. Younger siblings are welcome to join. Please register. 

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs), Toddlers (1-2 yrs)
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm

Please join us for an afternoon storytime and craft.  Ages 3-5 years.  Younger siblings welcome.  Registration required.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Story Time fun for preschool children.  Story time features a variety of crafts for children, a special party or two, and always ,stories, stories stories!  Don't miss the fun.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 10:30am to 10:50am
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Bring your baby and listen to stories, sing songs, and do finger plays. For infants under the age of 2. Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch. 

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Infants (0-2 yrs)
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Children's Room

Lapsit Storytime for babies and toddlers is an interactive storytime for very young children and a caregiver, lasting about 20 minutes. The program uses rhyme and repetition to build language and literacy skills. 

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Toddlers (1-2 yrs), Infants (0-2 yrs)
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

For ages 3-8. Join Miss Christina W. and listen to stories about Autumn! Afterwards, you'll create a pumpkin suncatcher using coffee filters and watercolor paint. Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch. 

Event Type: Storytime, Crafts
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs), Kids (5-8 yrs)

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