Children's Programs

Summer of Wonder - Summer Reading 2015
Every Hero Needs a Sidekick - FCPL Sidekick Programs
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Upcoming Events for Children's Programs

R.E.A.D. ® with Wags for Hope

Date: 
Sunday, July 5, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a specially trained "listening" animal! The Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) program works to improve children's reading and communication skills by providing registered therapy animals who volunteer with their owner/handler (as a team)to meet with and listen to children read.
*Allergy Alert! The dogs and cats are live animals.*

Babies with Books

Date: 
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 10:05am to 10:35am
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 10:45am to 11:15am
Is your curious toddler transitioning from baby to child? Transition to Twos nurtures this exciting time in your child’s development through books, movement, music and rhymes. We’ll begin learning to play with others, wait turns, and listen to stories, as well as dance, sing, laugh and have fun! This storytime is designed specifically for caregivers and children 18 months to 30 months. Registration is available two weeks before the monthly program series begins.

Baby Kindermusik

Date: 
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Teachers are heroes too! Kindermusik teacher Pam Mathews brings a gentle gathering time, movement activities, singing, chanting, instrument exploration, exercise/balance, intentional touch, quiet time, and object play to the Middletown Library. For ages birth to 18 months. Registration required.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 11:15am to 11:45am
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

Lunch and a Monday Movie series

Date: 
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
On Mondays from July 6-August 10, drop in for a lunchtime movie. Bring a blanket and your lunch and enjoy a great movie with your family and friends!

July 6: Big Hero 6
Robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, learns to harness his genius-thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends. When a devastating turn of events catapults them into the midst of a dangerous plot, Hiro turns to his closest companion--a robot named Baymax--and transforms the group into a band of high-tech heroes determined to solve the mystery.

3,2,1 SUGO!

Date: 
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
3, 2, 1, SUGO! - Learn how to customize Lego NXT robots and challenge other builders in a SUGO match with members of the RoboRangers 4-H Club. What is SUGO? SUmo wrestling for LeGO robots. This is a STEM program geared to grades K-3. Registration required.

Monday Playgroup at the Library! (ages 0-3)

Date: 
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Enjoy an hour and a half of independent play during which you and your child can socialize with other parents, caregivers and children! The library will provide the space and a variety of educational toys to explore and share! For ages 0-3.

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