Programs for Kids
The Library offers a full array of programming for different ages and interests throughout the year. Library programs are open to the public and free of charge, most sponsored by the Curtis Friends.
Check the Calendar for Kids for current listings and program descriptions.
Wednesday mornings at 10:30 AM
Stories, songs and activities for preschoolers with Miss Robyn. Promotes early literacy through reading, writing, talking, playing, and singing. Suggested ages 2-4.
FINGER FUN LAPSIT AND PLAY GROUP
Friday mornings at 10:30 AM
Lively songs, rhythms and movement with Miss Teresa, followed by playtime. Supports early literacy development and a love of music and it’s fun! For babies and toddlers and their caregivers.
Saturday mornings at 10:30 AM
The library will offer a simple, fun activity every Saturday geared towards young children accompanied by a caregiver. From clay play and toys to crafts, science projects, and stories.
ADDITIONAL STORY AND MUSIC SESSIONS
Jud Caswell offers Musical Story Time on the 2nd Thursday morning of the month, and Benji Latham leads a Musical Toddler Gathering outdoors at the Brunswick Mall (at the library in case of rain and during winter months) on the last Thursday of the month at 10:30 AM (November gathering will take place earlier, on the 19th). The library also sponsors special guests from time to time such as local favorite, musician Matt Loosigian.
CORNERSTONES OF SCIENCE
COS sponsors a variety of science-themed programs for all ages at the library. Check the calendar for current events.
Monthly; check calendar for dates and times.
Informal building and play sessions with LEGO bricks, all ages. We provide the bricks, kids provide the creativity!
A trained therapy dog named Josie is available by appointment for children who enjoy reading aloud in a friendly environment. The dog is a terrific listener, and great motivation to keep kids reading!
SCHOOL VACATION PROGRAMS
Variety of activities and events for kids such as science programs, crafts, magic shows, and more.
Open during regular library hours
Interactive exhibits for kids and adults; stop in and try something new!
SUMMER READING PROGRAM
Children use a game board to complete reading-related activities and track their progress, with free books and coupons along the way. Pre-readers use a read-to-me version of the game. For preschool – grade 5. (Older kids may join the teen program.)