Library Programs for Youth

Registration for Winter/Spring Youth Reading Programs opens Wednesday, January 17 at 10:00am!

Questions?

Email tessa@marlborolibrary.org or call 845-236-7272 ext. 217.

WINTER/SPRING STORY TIME PROGRAMS

Registration is required for all programs.

Register through our online event calendar here, registration starts Wednesday, January 17 at 10:00 a.m.

Questions?

Email tessa@marlborolibrary.org or call 845-236-7272 ext. 217.

1

BABY STORY TIME

Thursdays, (2/1-5/23) 10:30–11:00 a.m.

For ages birth -18 months.

Join us to play, read, sing, & wiggle! An enriching experience for both child & caretaker.

Registration required. Register once for all sessions.

2

TODDLER STORY TIME

Wednesdays, (1/31-5/22) 10:00–10:45 a.m.

OR Fridays, (2/2-5/24) 10:00–10:45 a.m.

For ages 18-36 months.

Join us to read, sing, move, & discover!

Registration required. Register once for all sessions.

3

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME

Thursdays, (2/1-5/23) 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

For ages 4-5.

Join us for stories, songs, movement, & activities designed to promote a lifelong passion for learning.

Registration required. Register once for all sessions.

4

FAMILY STORY TIME

Saturdays, (2/3, 3/2, 4/6 & 5/4) 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

For families with small children.

The best of all story times combined!

Registration required. Register for each session individually.

OTHER PROGRAMS

9

HOMESCHOOL MEET UP

Fridays, (2/2-5/24) 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

For ages 5-12, but siblings are welcome.

Homeschooling families are invited to meet up at the Library! The Library will provide activities like crafts, board games, STEM activities, & more to engage curiosity, creativity, & community.

Registration required. Register once for all sessions.

7

LEGO CLUB

Every other Tuesday, (1/30-5/21) 4:30–5:15 p.m.

For grades K-8. 

Come and have fun with friends and Legos!

No registration required.

10

TALES WITH TAILS

Thursdays, (2/1, 3/7, 4/4, & 5/2) 4–5:00 p.m.

For grades K-5.

Readers in elementary school are welcome to read to certified therapy dogs, Sebastian and Fletcher, from Hudson Valley Paws for a Cause! These non-judgmental listeners love hearing stories to help kids build their reading confidence.

Registration required. Register for each (15 minute appointment) session individually.

6

CRAFTERNOONS

Mondays, (2/5, 3/4, 4/1, & 5/6) 4:30–5:15 p.m.

For grades K-5.

Join us for an afternoon of creativity & fun! Each month we will make a new craft to take home to show off!

Registration required. Register for each session individually.

12

YES, CHEF!

Saturdays, (2/10, 3/9, 4/13, & 5/11) 2:30-3:15 p.m.

For grades k-5.

Join us to learn, make, and enjoy healthy snacks. Gain the knowledge and confidence to make your own snacks at home, using quality and affordable ingredients.

Registration required. Register for each session individually.

7

COMIC BOOK CLUB

Wednesdays, (2/14, 3/13, 4/10 & 5/8) 4:30-5:00 p.m.

For grades 3-5.

Each session we’ll discuss our graphic novels with some yummy snacks!

Batpig: When Pigs Fly by Rob Harrell will be our February selection!

Registration required. Register once for all sessions.

13

TEEN ADVISORY BOARD

First monthly meeting: Tuesday, February 6, 5:30–6:30 p.m.

For grades 6-12. 

Join TAB! This is a great opportunity to bring your ideas to the Library! You’ll get to design library programs, community service projects, and make a positive impact! Gain community service hours while having fun. Pizza will be served.

Registration required.

14

ART 4 KIDS HANG OUT

Tuesday, February 20, 12:30-1:15 p.m.

For ages 5-12.

Join friends as we follow the Art for Kids Hub (YouTube) to create amazing illustrations! These videos provide kid friendly drawing techniques & instructions that everyone can do.

Registration required.

15

GLASS FRAME ART

Tuesday, February 20, 6:00-6:45 p.m.

For grades 6-12.

We’ll create our own images or trace a favorite image onto glass frames using glass paint markers.

Registration required.

10

OPEN ART

Wednesday, February 21, 1-3:00 p.m.

For all ages. 

Get creative with art supplies provided. Come make a masterpiece, doodle, & possibly connect with a friend or two!

No registration required.

16

FAMILY BINGO

Thursday, 2/22, 3/28, 4/25, & 5/23, 6-7:00 p.m.

For families of all ages that can play Bingo. Join us for the classic game, snacks, & prizes!

Registration required. Register all players. Register for each session separately.

WinterSpring Youth Programs 2024

POLYMER CLAY DONUT CHARMS

Tuesday, March 19, 6-6:45 p.m.

For grades 6-12.

We’ll get creative making polymer clay donut charms for necklaces, keychains, or however you want to show them off!

Registration required.

18

MEET A VETERINARIAN

Saturday, March 23, 2-2:45 p.m.

For families of all ages.

Welcome Dr. Erin Schulz! Dr. Schulz and her mobile clinic will be here to teach us how to become a veterinarian, what a veterinarian does, and why what they do is important. Plus, she’ll be able to give your stuffed animal a healthy check up!

No registration required.

WinterSpring Youth Programs 2024 (3)

OPEN ART

Monday, March 25, 1-3:00 p.m.

For all ages. 

Get creative with art supplies provided. Come make a masterpiece, doodle, & possibly connect with a friend or two!

No registration required.

WinterSpring Youth Programs 2024 (1)

Planetarium with Mr. Demarco

Wednesday, April 3, 6-6:30 p.m.

For ages 6-14.

Let’s take a trip into outer space! Mr. Demarco will lead us on an exploration of space at the planetarium at the Marlboro High School. An exceptional asset of the high school, the planetarium is an amazing space to inspire young scientists!

Registration required. Register all family members attending, seats are limited.

20

D.I.Y. Textured Canvas Art

Tuesday, April 16, 6-6:45 p.m.

For grades 6-12.

We’ll use joint compound to decorate our canvas to create sophisticated pieces of art!

Registration required.

WinterSpring Youth Programs 2024 (2)

TASSEL WREATH WORKSHOP

Tuesday, May 14, 6-6:45 p.m.

For grades 6-12.

Using yarn, we’ll create wall décor that everyone will be jealous of!

Registration required.

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