Early Literacy Programs

LIBRARY JUMBLE (3-5 years)
Thursdays @ 10:30 am or 1:30 pm
January 17th – April 11th
Stories and crafts with Mary Ann Bonacum. Sign up is required and begins the week before each class.

TODDLER TIME (18-35 months)
Wednesdays @ 10:30 am
January 16th – April 11th
Each child sits with their grownup to enjoy songs and stories. Signup not required.

BABY JUMBLE (12-24 months)
Mondays @ 10:30 am
January 28th – March 25th
Led by Mary Ann Bonacum. Signup not required.

BOOK BINGO all ages
Friday, March 1st @ 3:45
Children must be able to read or willing to share with someone who can.  EVERYONE WINS PRIZES AT BOOK BINGO!

FAMILY STORYTIME: Fairytales about fairies, leprechauns and more
Sunday, March 10th @ 2:00 pm
Hear stories and make candy Irish “potatoes!”

Kids’ Site of the Month
March 2019

Women’s History Month Learn about the generations of women who have made an impact in history.

…and here are a few other terrific sites for and about kids:

MAKERS DAY

NJ’s 5th ANNUAL MAKERS DAY
March 23rd @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Open to all ages, Makers Day takes over the library with fun activities and presentations. Meet the WHS Robotics Teams and learn to operate their award winning robot! Build a catapult! Create with Paper Circuits! Learn how to Needle Felt! We’ll also have snap circuits, pom pom and button makers, and fun engineering challenges. Come try your hand at making!

Imagination Playground
March 22nd @ 10:30 am & March 23rd @ 12:00 pm

What can you make with our Big Blue Blocks? Come explore, play, create. All ages welcome.

HARRIET TUBMAN SHARES HER STORY
Sunday, March 3rd @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
A Family Program for age 8 +
Sponsored by the Friends of FML

Harriet Tubman, portrayed by Dr. Daisy Nelson Century will also be here to share her story.

Born Araminta Ross, Harriet Tubman freed herself and others from slavery. She rescued more than 70 slaves using the Underground Railroad. Be here as Harriet Tubman takes every audience member along for this ride.  

ABC MOUSE

ABCmouse.comAward-winning ABCmouse.com helps young children (ages 2-6+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. ABC Mouse is 100% educational, with 3,500+ learning activities across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music. Best of all, kids love it. And it’s free to use in this library!