Library Programs for Children

Children's Program Registration (1)
Children's fall program registration is now open.
Programs begin the week of September 20 and end on December 17.
There will be no programs the week of October 17.
Registration is required for all programs.
Story time programs will be held outside whenever possible.
Baby Story Time

BABY STORY TIME

Thursdays, 10:00-10:45 a.m.
For non-walkers as young as 1 month!
Bring your little one and join us for circle time with bubbles, songs, stories, and baby playtime while caregivers get a chance to chat!

Toddler

TODDLER STORY TIME

Fridays, 10:00-10:45 a.m.
For walkers up to age 3. (No Story time on 11/26)

Little loud people will wiggle and giggle with stories, songs, and parachute fun!

Preschool

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME

Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
For ages 3-5.

This story time incorporates the 5 elements of early literacy; talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing! We’ll sing songs, use instruments, read stories, and sometimes do a craft!

Crafternoon

CRAFTERNOONS

Mondays, 4:30-5:15 p.m.
(9/27, 10/25, 11/22, 12/13)
For grades k-5.

Get crafty with Ms. Taylor with seasonally themed projects! Please register for each session separately.  NOTE: Crafternoons are currently full, but follow the links below to be added to the waiting list.

September: Fall leaf spray painting
October: Cheese cloth ghosts
November: Recycled can hanging turkeys
December: DIY snowglobes

Comic Book

COMIC BOOK CLUB

Tuesdays, 5:15-6:00 p.m.
(9/28, 10/26, 11/23, 12/14)
For ages 8-11.
Read a new graphic novel each month and then discuss your thoughts at our club meeting! Copies will be available at the Library to pick up and read before the meeting.

September: Stargazing by Jen Wang
October: The Witch Boy by Molly Ostertag
November: Artemis Fowl: The Graphic Novel by Andrew Donkin
December: Pawcasso by Remy Lai

Tales

TALES WITH TAILS: READ TO A THERAPY DOG

Wednesdays, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
(9/22, 10/13, 11/17, 12/8)
For ages 5 and up.

Did you know that reading to a therapy dog can help to increase kids’ reading stamina and build confidence? Read out loud to our gentle, book
loving furry friends Sebastian, Fletcher, and Mocha and watch their tails wag with happiness.

PLEASE NOTE: Teen Book Club as advertised in the print newsletter is canceled, and replaced with High School Book Club.

High school book club

HIGH SCHOOL BOOK CLUB

Wednesday October 27, 2:45-3:30 p.m.
in MHS library/media center

For grades 9-12.

Join us to discuss the book Hey Kiddo by Jarrett Krosoczka; a graphic novel biography about growing up in a complicated family riddled with addiction.

Pick up a copy at the Marlboro Free Library, or the Marlboro High School Library.

Registration is preferred.  Click here to register. Walk-ins are welcome.

Questions? Email taylor@marlborolibrary.org

Teen Craft

TEEN CRAFT TUESDAYS

Tuesdays, 5:15-6:00 p.m.
(9/21, 10/5, 10/12, 11/16, 12/7)
For grades 7-12.
Spend your Tuesdays de-stressing with fun DIY craft projects.

September: Goal setting canvas paintings
October: Galaxy leaf wall décor (two part project)
November: Fall leaf candle jar
December: Recycled book page holiday trees

Harvest fest

Family Fall Festival

& Used Book Sale

Fundraiser hosted by the Friends of the Marlboro Free Library

Saturday, October 16,
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Join us on Saturday, October 16 from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. for outdoor fun and games for the whole family!
The Book Barn will be open for the last time before closing for the season, so stock up on your used books for the winter! Outdoor games, a fall story time, a special craft, a fall raffle and face painting are just a few of the exciting activities planned.  Halloween costumes are encouraged!

Tickets are $10 per family and are available at the circulation desk.

The rain date for this event will be Sunday, October 17, same time.

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