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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, December 10, 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 Bookworms (Storytime)

Monday, December 10, 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

Play Time! - Open play time (canceled)

Monday, December 10, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:55am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Join other parents and their kids for a fun playtime.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Crafts for Kids

Monday, December 10, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

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

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

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten

Family Yoga

Monday, December 10, 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, December 10, 2018 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

Registration REQUIRED-email fburns@dconc.gov with questions- Does your Prek-6th grade student need extra help with reading or math?Tutoring and Homework Help pairs meet for 1 hour per week.

Ages: Teen, High School, Elementary School

Registration required

Grade School Masterminds

Monday, December 10, 2018 • 4:30pm - 5:30pm

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

Twice weekly after-school learning lab. Educational readings, videos, experiments, crafts, and activities for K-5 students and varied skill levels.

Ages: Elementary School

Tutoring and Homework Help

Monday, December 10, 2018 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

Registration REQUIRED-email fburns@dconc.gov with questions- Does your Prek-6th grade student need extra help with reading or math?Tutoring and Homework Help pairs meet for 1 hour per week.

Ages: Teen, High School, Elementary School

Registration required

Heartfulness Meditation

Monday, December 10, 2018 • 6:00pm - 6:45pm

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

Heartfulness meditation is a simple practice of meditation on the heart.

Ages: Intergenerational

Registration required

Family Game Night at the Library!

Monday, December 10, 2018 • 7:00pm - 7:30pm

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

Do you have a game that your family likes to play? Maybe some other family would like it too! Come and bring your game to share at 7:00 for a bedtime game time!

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

Registration required

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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, December 10, 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, December 11, 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, December 12, 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

Family Fables and Fun (Storytime)

Saturday, December 15, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Bring the whole family to enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other little ones. Intended ages: 0-5 years old.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Playtime

Monday, December 17, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Join us for Playtime during our programming break! We will either have free play or show a movie in the children's room. Come socialize while your little ones play. Programs will resume January 2nd.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

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North Regional

221 Milton Rd., 919-560-0234

Family Storytime

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Join us for Family Storytime!

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Listen and Move Storytime

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Join us for our weekly Wednesday 10:30 storytime! All ages welcome.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten, Baby

Babygarten Storytime

Friday, December 14, 2018 • 11:00am - 11:30am

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full 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

Play Time! - Open play time (canceled)

Monday, December 10, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:55am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Join other parents and their kids for a fun playtime.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Play Time! - Open play time

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:55am

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

Join other parents and their kids for a fun playtime.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Play Time! - Open play time

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:55am

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

Join other parents and their kids for a fun playtime.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Play Time! - Open play time

Thursday, December 13, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:55am

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

Join other parents and their kids for a fun playtime.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Play Time! - Open play time

Saturday, December 15, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:55am

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

Join other parents and their kids for a fun playtime.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Play Time! - Open play time

Monday, December 17, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:55am

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

Join other parents and their kids for a fun playtime.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

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Southwest Regional

3605 Shannon Rd., 919-560-8592

Music Makers - Enjoy music with your child.

Monday, December 10, 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, December 11, 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, December 11, 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, December 11, 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, December 12, 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

Family Storytime

Saturday, December 15, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Enjoy a Saturday Family Storytime. Programs includes stories, finglerplays and books! All ages welcomed

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten, Baby

Music Makers - Enjoy music with your child.

Monday, December 17, 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

Preschool Story and Craft Time

Thursday, December 13, 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

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