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Special Events in the Children’s Department

March Calendar of Children's Events (printable)

NASD Art Gallery Night at the Main Library

Tuesday, March 20 from 6:00-7:30 pm - for all ages Rescheduled due to weather: Thursday, April 5 from 6:00-7:30 pm - for all ages Norristown area students display their fabulous art creations in the Children’s Department. Musical entertainment provided by a combined middle school/high school jazz band. Light refreshments will be served. All ages.

MONTCO Comic Fest 2018 at the Main Library

Saturday, April 7 from 11 am - 3:00 pm Fun for comic fans of all ages! Special activities for kids include: Read to a Superhero Therapy Dog from 11-1, Writing a Great Comic workshop at 11:00, and Creative Cartooning at 1:00, plus crafts, special guests, and other fun activities. For all ages. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Twilight Tales at the Main Library

Thursdays at 7:00 pm  through May 10 For ages 0-7 with a caregiver Family storytime! Our activities will be a mixture of fun and learning with stories, songs and an occasional craft and parachute play. Drop in. Note: No class on March 29.

Baby Lap Rap at the Main Library

Wednesdays through May 9 Babies and their grownups will be trying some new rhymes and songs, and exploring our big world through music, flannelboard activities, and stories. Come join us and bring a friend! For ages 0-24 months with a caregiver. Drop in. Note: No classes on March 28.

Pre-K Adventures at the Main Library

Tuesdays through May 8 at 10:30 am For children ages 3-1/2 - 5 with a caregiver.   Activities are aimed at developing skills for Kindergarten, with stories, crafts, fun movement songs, and hands-on activities. Drop in. Note: No class on March 27.    

Spring Fling! at the Main Library

Thursday, March 29 at 10:30 am for ages 2-5 Spring into the Library to explore different activity stations with your child. Have fun as you make a spring craft, count flower petals or create a sidewalk chalk masterpiece. This can be a time to socialize with other caregivers and children and play with our collection of developmental toys. Recommended ages: 2 to 5 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

Spring Break Movie at the Main Library

Wednesday, March 28 at 2:00 pm Showing the LEGO Batman Movie, rated PG. For kids ages 4 and up. Drop in. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.