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Branching Out: Programs for Kids

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Today’s children’s events and the storytime schedule are listed here. For more events, view the full, searchable children’s calendar or contact your library location.

Music Makers - Enjoy music with your child.

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 9:15am - 10:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Lots of interactive music and movement. Play instruments. Followed by a brief storytime. Come check it out! For children: babies to age 4.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Crafts for Kids (canceled)

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

North Regional Library

Weekly Monday 10:30am crafts program. Expect to create toys, paintings, and other little masterpieces. Appropriate for varied ages!

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten

PreSchool Story Time!

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:55am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join us for songs, stories, rhymes, and a craft perfect for preschoolers. 

Ages: Pre-School

Baby Bookworms (Storytime)

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

Parents and their infants can enjoy this lapsit-style storytime program filled with fingerplays and stories focusing on early literacy. Intended age: Babies who are not yet walking.

Ages: Baby

Family Yoga

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience.

Ages: Teen, Elementary School, Adult

Tutoring and Homework Help

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

Does your Prek-6th grade student need extra help with reading or math?Tutoring and Homework Help is a application based program that pairs students with tutors to meet for an hour each week.

Ages: Teen, High School, Elementary School

Registration required

Peer Tutoring

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 5:00pm - 7:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Where teens make a difference in the education of elementary students! 

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School, Elementary School

Tutoring and Homework Help

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

Does your Prek-6th grade student need extra help with reading or math?Tutoring and Homework Help is a application based program that pairs students with tutors to meet for an hour each week.

Ages: Teen, High School, Elementary School

Registration required

Kids Yoga

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Do the kids need a break from electronics and time to center themselves? Kids Yoga is for you!

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Kindergarten, Elementary School

Registration required

Artemis - Spaceship Bridge Simulator

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Are you ready to explore strange new worlds, seek out new life and new civilizations, and boldly go where no man has gone before?

Ages: Senior Citizen, Intergenerational, High School, Adult

Registration required

Knitting for Kids

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Tutoring/Study Room #1)

Kids will join Mrs. Cecilia to learn how to knit and enhance their knitting skills. Materials will be provided.

Ages: Elementary School

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Main Library

Main Library is closed for renovation until 2019. Please check out our other locations for more great storytime options!

Bragtown Family Literacy Center

3200 Dearborn Dr., 919-560-0210

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East Regional

211 Lick Creek Rd., 919-560-0214

Baby Bookworms (Storytime)

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

Parents and their infants can enjoy this lapsit-style storytime program filled with fingerplays and stories focusing on early literacy. Intended age: Babies who are not yet walking.

Ages: Baby

Toddler Tales (Storytime)

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

At this storytime, walking babies to 3 year olds, along with their parents/caregivers, can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other little ones.

Ages: Toddler

Preschool Playschool (Storytime)

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

This storytime, for ages 3-5, features picture books, activities, songs, flannel board stories, and a craft, giving caregivers and children the opportunity to listen and enjoy stories together.

Ages: Pre-School

Baby Bookworms (Storytime)

Monday, October 22, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

Parents and their infants can enjoy this lapsit-style storytime program filled with fingerplays and stories focusing on early literacy. Intended age: Babies who are not yet walking.

Ages: Baby

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North Regional

221 Milton Rd., 919-560-0234

Babygarten Storytime

Friday, October 19, 2018 • 11:00am - 11:30am

North Regional Library (North - Children's Programming Room)

Join us for our weekly baby storytime! Featuring singing, fun, and stories, this program is designed specifically for the youngest learners, but siblings are welcome!

Ages: Toddler, Baby

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South Regional

4505 S. Alston Ave., 919-560-7409

PreSchool Story Time!

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:55am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join us for songs, stories, rhymes, and a craft perfect for preschoolers. 

Ages: Pre-School

Toddler Rhyme Time! - Come join the fun

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Join us for books, songs, activities, and crafts perfect for your toddler ages 1-3!

Ages: Toddler

Lapsitter Story Time! - Baby Story time

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Bring your crawler/lapsitting baby and enjoy rhymes, finger-plays, books and songs. This shorter, baby-oriented storytime is perfect for 3-months to 18-months and will be followed by time to play!

Ages: Baby

Funtime Story Time

Thursday, October 18, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Time to have some fun with Mr. Joel as he entertains with books, stories, puppets, music and motion! Fun for all ages 0-6 yrs.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

PreSchool Story Time!

Monday, October 22, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Join us for songs, stories, rhymes, and a craft perfect for preschoolers. 

Ages: Pre-School

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Southwest Regional

3605 Shannon Rd., 919-560-8592

Music Makers - Enjoy music with your child.

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 9:15am - 10:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Lots of interactive music and movement. Play instruments. Followed by a brief storytime. Come check it out! For children: babies to age 4.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Baby & Me Lapsit

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 9:45am - 10:15am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Ages: Baby

Baby & Me Lapsit

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Ages: Baby

Pajama Storytime

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 6:30pm - 7:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Join Ms. Olivia for bedtime stories, songs and occasional nonsense on Tuesday nights. Pajamas and stuffed animals are welcome.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten, Elementary School, Baby

Wacky Wednesday Storytime

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Make your Wednesday wacky with Ms. Olivia, a silly story and some silly music.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten

Bilingual Fun: Spanish/English Storytime

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 • 11:15am - 11:45am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Hola Amigos, join Ms. Patty in the Children's Program Room for stories and songs in Spanish and English. Hope to see you there!

Ages: Pre-School

Tiempo de Historia en Espanol / Spanish Storytime

Thursday, October 18, 2018 • 11:15am - 11:45am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Hola Amigos, vengan a cantar canciones y escuchar historias en espanol. Espero verte pronto! Hi kids, join us for songs and stories all in Spanish. I hope to see you there!

Ages: Pre-School

German Storytime

Saturday, October 20, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Enjoy German Storytime! These programs include stories, songs and often a craft. All in the German language. For children up to age 5.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Music Makers - Enjoy music with your child.

Monday, October 22, 2018 • 9:15am - 10:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Lots of interactive music and movement. Play instruments. Followed by a brief storytime. Come check it out! For children: babies to age 4.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

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Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

1201 Fayetteville St., 919-560-0270

Sensory Storytime

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1)

Story Time is not just for kids! Each Monday the library will present a sensory-related storytime for Rainbow 66. The story times will consist of a story, movies, music, puzzles and crafts.

Ages: Adult

Registration required

Singin'-n-Swingin' Stories - Music and Movement

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:15am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join in the FUN through music and movement! We sing, dance and have a blast reading fun interactive stories. Get ready to get up and move!

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Elementary School

Preschool Story and Craft Time

Thursday, October 18, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:15am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join in the fun of learning, enjoying stories, hand rhymes, crafts and educational music for preschoolers. Registration for large groups required.

Ages: Pre-School

Registration required

Sensory Storytime

Monday, October 22, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1)

Story Time is not just for kids! Each Monday the library will present a sensory-related storytime for Rainbow 66. The story times will consist of a story, movies, music, puzzles and crafts.

Ages: Adult

Registration required

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