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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, August 24, 2015
2 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes Series
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an a…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Brick Builders
Break out the blocks and test your building skills with some creative LEGO challenges! Ages 5-10.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Recommended for children 18-36 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Crafternoons!
Come in and gret crafty! Create something new to take home with you. August 11: Duct Tape Pockets August 25: Cork Boats Ages 7-12. Signup in person or by phone on the day of the event.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Game On! @ Bloomingdale
Show off your XBox 360 skills and challege your friends at the library. Feel free to bring any games or controllers. For ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
3 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4:15 p.m.Sidewalk Stories
Beat the summer heat! Come to the library and listen to some cool summer stories while doodling on our indoor sidewalk!
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, August 27, 2015
2:30 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4:15 p.m.Pre-K Stories & Crafts
Pre-schoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, a related craft activity, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. Space is limited to 25 children, tickets will be distributed beginning at 4pm on day of program.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
5:45 p.m.Book Discussion
We've got the books - now we want to hear YOUR opinion! This month's selection is THE CIRCLE by DAVE EGGERS . Please come prepared!
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Friday, August 28, 2015
10:30 a.m.Things That Go! Story Time
Trains, and trucks, and planes, oh my! Get moving with songs, stories, and rhymes about all your favorite modes of transportation. For ages 2-4. Limited space, tickets will be distributed for event beginning at 10:15am.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
2 p.m.Kids Karaoke
Love to sing? Join us for an afternoon of songs and laughter as you and your friends take turns on the mic singing along to your favorite songs. Don't be shy, come on by! For children 6-11 years old. Snacks are welcome.
Bloomingdale LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, August 31, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program closes when room reaches capacity.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Recommended for children 18-36 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.Do You Believe in Magic Show
A Summer Reading Celebration. Do You Believe In Magic Show with Super Hero Muscle Man Mike has a wonderful and different approach to performing Magic! Look no further for something exciting and unique! Now you get a Super Hero with his Puppet Side Kick Rocky Rabbit and a full Magic Show! Presented by Fit 4 Kids for children ages 2 years and older with their parent/caregiver. Limited space. Tickets will be distributed prior to program on the day of the event.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 2, 2015
10:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Interactive stories, songs, finger plays & games. Geared for early walkers and toddlers, the Tales for the Teeny Tiny program also welcomes parents of infants who want to expose babies to language, songs and playful interaction. For children ages 3 and older with parent/caregiver. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Friday, October 9, 2015
10:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Interactive stories, songs, finger plays & games. Geared for early walkers and toddlers, the Tales for the Teeny Tiny program also welcomes parents of infants who want to expose babies to language, songs and playful interaction. For children ages 3 and older with parent/caregiver. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Friday, October 16, 2015
10:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Interactive stories, songs, finger plays & games. Geared for early walkers and toddlers, the Tales for the Teeny Tiny program also welcomes parents of infants who want to expose babies to language, songs and playful interaction. For children ages 3 and older with parent/caregiver. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Friday, October 30, 2015
10:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Interactive stories, songs, finger plays & games. Geared for early walkers and toddlers, the Tales for the Teeny Tiny program also welcomes parents of infants who want to expose babies to language, songs and playful interaction. For children ages 3 and older with parent/caregiver. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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