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CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS

Please register for all programs via the links below, by calling the library at 875-9004, or by sending an email to lewisborolibrary@gmail.com. There will  be no confirmation sent for online registration, unless more information is needed.

Special Programs & Events 

 

Pirate Storytime  Register Here

Tuesday, September 19, 5:00 pm

All ages. It’s Talk Like a Pirate Day! We’ll celebrate with tales of the sea, a pirate craft and tooth rot (pirate speak for sugary treats!)

 

Apples A-Head STEM Challenge  Register Here

Thursday, September 21, 2:00 pm

Grades 3-5. Using school supplies, we'll construct contraptions to carry apples on our heads.

 

The Dot  Register Here

Friday, September 22, 1:00 pm

All ages. We'll celebrate Peter H. Reynold's The Dot, by making our own beautiful marks. 

 

Mommy & Me Yoga  Register Here

Wednesday, September 27, 10:30 am

6 weeks to 3 years. Ellen Bonheim of Firefly Family Yoga leads our moms and their little ones in morning relaxation.

 

DIY Scratch Art  Register Here

Saturday, October 14, 11:00 am

All ages. Scratch Art is all the rage and we've figured out a way to make it ourselves.

 

Green Screen Magic Register Here

Thursday, October 19, 4:30 pm

Thursday, November 30, 4:30 pm

Grades K-5. Make fun videos with our green screen and iPads.

 

Creepy Carrots  Register Here

Saturday, October 21, 11:00 am

All ages. Forget about pumpkins, after this storytime you'll never look at carrots the same way!

 

Silly Pumpkin Slime Register Here

Tuesday, October 24, 4:30 pm

Grades K-5. Make slime with pumpkin spice.

 

Halloween STEM    Register Here

Thursday, October 26, 4:30 pm

Grades K-5. Frankenworms! Exploding ghosts! Candy potions! Oh my!

 

Hidden History: Gravestone Rubbings Register Here

Saturday, October 28, 2:00 pm

Grades 3 and up. Learn how to use grave rubbings to unearth the town’s hidden history. Please meet at the South Salem Cemetery on Spring Street. Limited to 12 participants.

 

Halloween at the Library    Register Here

Monday, October 30, 4:30 pm

All ages. Take your costume for a test run while listening to spooky stories and doing a little trick o’ treating at the Library.

 

Jam Comics and Cupcakes  Register Here

Friday, November 10, 1:00 pm

Grades K-5. Every person takes a turn drawing a panel for the same comic. When you’re not drawing you’ll be decorating cupcakes!

 

Giving Thanks Storytime  Register Here

Saturday, November 18, 11:00 am

All ages. Bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the Community Center of Northern Westchester’s food pantry, then settle in for a craft and stories about giving thanks.

 

Coding Cray Cray  Grades 3-5     Grades K-2

Monday, December 4, 4:30 pm - Grades K-2

Tuesday, December 5, 4:30 pm - Grades 3-5

Wednesday, December 6, 4:30 pm - Grades K-2

Thursday, December 7, 4:30 pm - Grades 3-5

For Computer Science Education Week we're offering Hour of Code sessions throughout the week. Please bring your own device.

 

Ugly Sweater Party  Register Here

Tuesday, December 19, 7:00 pm

All ages. Wear your ugliest sweater and design an ugly sweater cookie while listening to stories.

 

DIY Bird Feeders  Register Here

Thursday, December 28, 1:00 pm

Grades K-2. Entice local and visiting birds into your backyard with these taste and easy-to-make treats!

 

Stop Motion Claymation  Register Here

Thursday, December 28, 3:00 pm

Grades 3-5. Make short films using clay and the Smoovie Stop Motion app.

 

 

Recurring Programs - Fall/Winter Schedule

 

Babytime Storytime  Register Here

Mondays, 10:30 am, September 11 – December 4

Newborn to 24 months. Meet other families while enjoying great books, lively songs and rhymes.

 

Family Storytime   Register Here

Wednesdays, 10:30 am, September 13 – December 6 

Newborn - Age 5. Weekly stories, songs, movement, and of course BUBBLES! This storytime has something for everyone!

 

Terrific Twos  Register Here

Thursdays, 10:30 am, September 14 – December 7

Ages 24 - 36 months. Terrific two-year-olds will enjoy songs, stories and a healthy dash of learning.

 

Magical Creatures Club  Register Here

Meets last Friday of month, 4:30 pm, beginning September 29  

Grades K - 5. Join us for an exciting hour of mythical storytelling, arts & crafts, classification of creatures and more.

 

Minecraft Meetup   Register Here

Meets 1st Thursday of month, 4:30 pm, beginning October 5 

Grades 3 - 5. Join the Lewisboro Minecrafters. Must bring your own device and have an active Minecraft account. December's meeting will be an Hour of Code Minecraft game.

 

Monthly Lego Challenge   Register Here

Meets 3rd Monday of month, 4:30 pm 

Grades K - 5. Calling all future engineers and architects! Explore new ways of using these iconic toys.

 

Sensory Storytime  Register Here

Meets first Saturday of month, 11:00 am, beginning October 7 

Ages 3+. This inclusive, interactive storytime is for children with sensory integration issues, their families and peers. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Discovery Backpacks - New Lending Items

The Children’s Library is now lending "Discovery Backpacks.” Each themed backpack is filled with books, games and fun gear - perfect for family outings, grandparents with visiting family, etc. Our first two backpack themes are “The Great Outdoors” for hiking and outdoor fun and “Boredom Busters” for long car trips! Backpacks can be checked out with a library card for a two-week period and must be returned to the circulation desk for check in. 

 

TumbleBooks -Ebooks for Kids

See your child's favorite books come to life!!

The Westchester Library System has an online reading program for children.  TumbleBooks Library is an online library of animated, talking picture books, which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love.  TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which children can read at their own pace, or have read to them. The TumbleBooks Library is accessed on-line from your computer at home.

 

Special Programs/Events

Recurring Programs

Discovery Backpacks

TumbleBooks