Children’s Department at the Main Library

Creating a Community of Readers, One Child at a Time

A Busy Hive of Fun & Activity - MC-NPL Youth Services

Children’s Calendar of Story Times/Activities/Special Events

Services for Children and Parents

Summer Reading 2013

Booklists

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Special Events in the Children’s Department

Ice Cream Truck! at the Main Library

Tuesday, July 24 at 1:30 pm Join us for free ice cream courtesy of Bryn Mawr Trust Bank! Get a free ice pop or ice cream sandwich. Limit: one per person. For all ages.


Dance For Fun! at the Main Library

Tuesday, July 24 at 1:00 pm Participants will be introduced to a variety of dance styles and techniques that welcomes every skill level. Group dancing and a variety of line dances will be taught. Come prepared to work up a sweat! This class will conclude with a special treat for all participants. Ages 8-12.


LEGO + at the Main Library

Wednesdays, June 27 through August 8 at 3:00 pm AND Saturdays, June 30, July 14, July 28, and August 11 at 10:30 am Come build with us! Imagine and create with LEGOs, Straws and Connectors, K’nex, and more! For kids ages 5-12. Drop in. Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.


Twilight Tales at the Main Library

Thursdays, June 28 through August 9 at 7:00 pm For kids ages 0-7 Family storytime! Our activities will be a mixture of fun and learning with stories, songs and an occasional craft and parachute play. For ages 0-7 with a caregiver. Drop in.


Wiggles and Giggles at the Main Library

Thursdays, June 28 through August 9 at 10:30 am For kids ages 2-3 Come to story time as we listen to the different sounds as we travel around. We will take a trip to the jungle, have some barnyard fun, reach the beach, and more. Join our Summer Adventure! Ages 2 to 3 with a caregiver. Drop in.


Baby Lap Rap at the Main Library

Wednesdays, June 27 through August 8 at 10:30 pm For ages 0-24 months Simple stories, new and traditional songs, rhymes, shaker eggs and rhythm sticks for your baby and you! Ages 0-24 months with a caregiver. Drop in.


Crafternoon at the Main Library

Tuesdays, June 26 through August 7 at 3:00 pm For kids ages 6-12 Feeling creative? Come make something! Art, crafts, and STEM projects. For kids ages 6-12. Drop in. Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.