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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


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This project is made possible in part by Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and through Library Access Funds administered by the Office of Commonwealth Libraries, Department of Education, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, Governor.

Special Events in the Children’s Department

February Calendar of Children's Events (printable)

Make-and-Take Valentines at the Main Library

Wednesday, February 13 - All day  Drop in a make some Valentines for the people you love! For ages 5-12. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Movie Day! at the Main Library

Friday, February 15 at 2:00 pm Bounce in like Tigger and watch Christopher Robin (rated PG) in the Children's Dept.  Ages: 4 and up. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Norristown area schools day off activity.

Take Your Child to the Library Day at the Main Library

Saturday, February 2 at 2:00 pm Stop by for a special Story Time and hear some fun stories, sing some songs, and make a craft to take home. Hope you can join us and help celebrate this special day! Ages: 3 to 8 with a caregiver.

LEGO + at the Main Library

The second Saturday of the month at 2:00 pm --NEW TIME!! February 9, March 9, April 13, May 11 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 through December 13 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.

Stay and Play at the Main Library

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 11:00 am from January 8 through May 16 For ages 0-5 with a caregiver Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following story times. Your child can play with our fun educational toys, and you can meet other caregivers. Ages 0-5 with a caregiver. Drop in.

Pre-K Adventures at the Main Library

Tuesdays, January 8 through May 14 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.