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Children Events

Wednesday, February 19
10:00am - 10:30am
All infants and their caregivers are welcome at this lapsit storytime for babies (birth through 12 months). Learn fingerplays, songs, and nursery rhymes to share with your baby as she/he sits in your lap. Connect with other parents and caregivers.... Read More
Thursday, February 20
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this exciting toddler storytime for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers. This storytime engages young children using music, finger plays, props, and movement. No registration required.
Thursday, February 20
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Let the Robotic Bug Battle Begin!  We will create mazes to use with hexbugs using everyday household materials, and test out our creations. Ages 8-11.  Registration required and will open on January 30th.
Friday, February 21
10:00am - 10:30am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand--a second session is available starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session! No... Read More
Friday, February 21
10:45am - 11:45am
Join the Upper Room, a family resource center, and CONNECT with other parents, grandparents and caregivers of young children ages 0-6.  Join us for an hour of fun, literacy, parenting tips, crafts, and snacks.   No registration required. For more... Read More
Friday, February 21
10:45am - 11:15am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand--a second session is available starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session! No... Read More
Monday, February 24
9:45am - 10:45am
Mondays at 9:45 starting January 13th--running for 8 Mondays (excluding Holidays), ending March 16th. Homeschool math class centered around hands on learning games. This group is currently fully enrolled.  
Monday, February 24
10:00am - 10:45am
Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver.  Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, early literacy, and pre-school activities. No registration required.
Monday, February 24
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Monday, February 24th at 1:00p.m. Squirrels: Friendly Neighbors or Unwelcome Invaders?  Join us for a reading of Those Darn Squirrels by Adam Rubin, followed by squirrel games and crafts. Then decide for yourself, are squirrels pals or pests? All... Read More
Monday, February 24
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group runs for three Mondays in February: February 3rd, 10th, and 24th. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8-11... Read More
Monday, February 24
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group will run for three Mondays in February: February 3rd, 10th, and 24th. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8... Read More
Tuesday, February 25
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for young children (ages 3-5 years old) and their caregiver. Celebrate early childhood with songs, stories, games, and movement. No registration required.
Tuesday, February 25
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for some playdough fun!   All ages with caregiver--no registration required.
Tuesday, February 25
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Join Ms. Michelle for an evening storytime that puts the emphasis on fun! Stories, flannel boards, games, and crafts are included in this bedtime activity. PJs and blankies welcome.  Recommended for ages 2-7.  No registration required.
Wednesday, February 26
10:00am - 10:45am
Join us for our annual encore performance of the Frost Festival Puppet Show!   This year we will be doing to stories--"William's Winter Nap" and "What Does an Anteater Eat?" All ages--No registration required. Please note--there will be no Infant... Read More
Thursday, February 27
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this exciting toddler storytime for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers. This storytime engages young children using music, finger plays, props, and movement. No registration required.
Friday, February 28
10:00am - 10:30am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand--a second session is available starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session! No... Read More
Friday, February 28
10:45am - 11:15am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand--a second session is available starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session! No... Read More
Friday, February 28
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join Renaissance Kids for an intro to Robotics! We will learn about and control the mBot robot.  The mBot is a fun and easy to use programmable robot.  This will be a great time and a nice and easy introduction to the world of Robotics.  Ages 6-11... Read More
Monday, March 02
9:45am - 10:45am
Mondays at 9:45 starting January 13th--running for 8 Mondays (excluding Holidays), ending March 16th. Homeschool math class centered around hands on learning games. This group is currently fully enrolled.  
Monday, March 02
10:00am - 10:45am
Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver.  Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, early literacy, and pre-school activities. No registration required.
Monday, March 02
10:45am - 11:15am
Our friends from Let's Play Music will be back in the Children's Room with a super fun Instrument Petting Zoo!  Try out all kinds of instruments in this hands-on event! All ages.  No registration required.
Monday, March 02
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group runs for three Mondays in March: March 2nd, 9th, and 16th. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8-11.... Read More
Monday, March 02
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group will run for three Mondays in March: March 2nd, 9th, and 16th. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8-11.... Read More
Tuesday, March 03
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for young children (ages 3-5 years old) and their caregiver. Celebrate early childhood with songs, stories, games, and movement. No registration required.
Tuesday, March 03
10:45am - 11:15am
Our friends from Let's Play Music will be back in the Children's Room with a super fun Instrument Petting Zoo!  Try out all kinds of instruments in this hands-on event! All ages.  No registration required.
Tuesday, March 03
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bruce, a grumpy bear, just wants to be left alone.  To his dismay, he becomes "mom" to four goslings while his home turns into a haven for forest animals!  Come listen to his newest tale then create your very own Grumpy Bruce keepsake and treat.  ... Read More
Tuesday, March 03
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Join Ms. Michelle for an evening storytime that puts the emphasis on fun! Stories, flannel boards, games, and crafts are included in this bedtime activity. PJs and blankies welcome.  Recommended for ages 2-7.  No registration required.
Wednesday, March 04
10:00am - 10:30am
All infants and their caregivers are welcome at this lapsit storytime for babies (birth through 12 months). Learn fingerplays, songs, and nursery rhymes to share with your baby as she/he sits in your lap. Connect with other parents and caregivers.... Read More
Thursday, March 05
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this exciting toddler storytime for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers. This storytime engages young children using music, finger plays, props, and movement. No registration required.

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