Children’s Department at the Main Library

Creating a Community of Readers, One Child at a Time

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

Services for Children and Parents

Summer Reading 2013


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Special Events in the Children’s Department

Maker Mondays Release Form

February Calendar of Children's Events (printable)

No School = Fun Days at the Main Library!

Norristown Area School District early dismissal days and days off = programs for kids in grades K-6. All programs start at 2:00 pm. Drop in.   Friday, February 13 - Valentine Celebration! Tuesday, March 17 - St. Patrick's Day Fun Friday, March 27 - Drop in For Board Games Tuesday, March 31 - Egg Dying Thursday, April 4 - Spring Break Movie Tuesday, April 14 - Earth Day Crafts Tuesday, May 12 - Bingo! Tuesday, May 19 - Minute to Win It Games Tuesday, June 2 - Duct Tape Creations

Valentine Party at the Main Library

Friday, February 13 at 2:00 pm Valentine crafts and activities to make and do. For kids in grades K-6. Norristown area schools staff in-service day.  

Build! at the Main Library

Build!  The second Saturday of every month from 10:30-12 February 14, March 14, April 11, May 9 Create and build using a variety of great materials for the budding engineer: LEGOs, K'NEX, Straws and Connectors, and more! For children entering grades K through 6.    

Roll Over and Read at the Main Library

Bring your own book or read one of ours. Ages 4-12. Third Saturday of every month. read more...

Sensory-Friendly Storytime at the Main Library

Sensory-friendly storytimes are designed to be inclusive and welcoming for children with special needs, ages 3-6. In order to read more...

Classical Kids at the Main Library

Tuesdays at 10:30 am February 3 through 24 A fun program where preschoolers explore the arts--art, music, dance, and performance--through stories, crafts, and hands-on activities. Ages 3-1/2 to 5 with a caregiver. Registration required; call 610-278-5100 x 205 or stop in the Children's Department to register.

Evening Stories at the Main Library

Thursdays at 7:00pm - January 15 through May 21 Stories and songs, rhythms and rhymes for the whole family! Drop in.