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School Age Programs

To register or inquire about the following programs, please call Children’s Services at 883-4400, Ext. 150. or email us at child@pwpl.org.

Birthday Bash Story Time

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

4:00 pm

Each week will highlight an author’s birthday that takes place during the month of March. For children ages 4 to 7 years without an adult. No registration required.

Parenting – Infant and Child CPR and First Aid

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn how to reduce the risk of injury to infants and children, how to care for an infant or child who stops breathing and how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Presented by Ildiko Catuogno, a certified Red Cross CPR/AED/First Aid instructor and volunteer for the American Red Cross. Limited registration began February 12 by calling Children’s Services at 883-4400, Ext. 150. Please note: This is an American Heart Association certified program. Direct payment of $7.50 to the association will be collected by the instructor.

Tweens’ Night Out – Yoga Workshop

Friday, March 6, 2015

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Students in grades 5 and 6 are invited for an evening get together at the library. The night’s activity is a yoga workshop with Ronni Aronow, Port resident and certified children’s yoga instructor. Tweens will be led through a series of breathing techniques, yoga poses and relaxation exercises. Tweens will learn ways to calm and energize, stretch and strengthen and to let go of stress and tensions in order to increase awareness and concentration. Registration began February 23 – call for availability. Students are asked to bring their own mats.

Birthday Bash Story Time

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

4:00 pm

Each week will highlight an author’s birthday that takes place during the month of March. For children ages 4 to 7 years without an adult. No registration required.

Birthday Bash Story Time

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

4:00 pm

Each week will highlight an author’s birthday that takes place during the month of March. For children ages 4 to 7 years without an adult. No registration required.

Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

7:00 pm

Come in pajamas and listen to bedtime stories. For children ages 3 to 6 years with an adult. No registration required.

Birthday Bash Story Time

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

4:00 pm

Each week will highlight an author’s birthday that takes place during the month of March. For children ages 4 to 7 years without an adult. No registration required.

Book Bunch

Thursday, March 26, 2015

4:00 pm

Monthly book discussion for children in grades 3 and 4. Call for availability.

The Broccoli Rob Show

Friday, March 27, 2015

4:00 pm

Celebrate National Nutrition Month with singer/songwriter Robert Poe (a.k.a. Broccoli Rob). Through music, dance, comedy and plenty of audience participation you’ll learn about the importance of eating healthy, being active and making better lifestyle choices. For elementary school children in grades K and up with an adult. Limited seats are available on a first come first served basis. Parents: please comply with the age requirement for this program.

Birthday Bash Story Time

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

4:00 pm

Each week will highlight an author’s birthday that takes place during the month of April. For children ages 4 to 7 years without an adult. Registration not required.

Songs & Stories, Cartoons & Comedy

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

2:30 pm

Join award-winning storyteller and songwriter Keith Munslow and be prepared to giggle! Keith’s hilarious school age stories are set to funky piano playing, soulful singing, and lightning fast drawing. For elementary school children in grades K and up with an adult. Tickets are required for the following programs and will be available in the Children’s Room beginning March 24 on a first come, first served basis. Sponsored by the Children’s Advisory Council and funded by the Port Washington Library Foundation.  Parents: please comply with the age requirement for this program.

Birthday Bash Story Time

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

4:00 pm

Each week will highlight an author’s birthday that takes place during the month of April. For children ages 4 to 7 years without an adult. Registration not required.  

Crabgrass Puppet Theatre Presents: The Pirate, the Princess and the Pea

Thursday, April 9, 2015

3:00 pm

Crabgrass Puppet Theatre’s retelling of the tallest of tales is full of fun and a feast of visuals and sound. This innovative and solo performance is a thrilling voyage filled with sea monsters, sharks and lots of side-splitting action. For children ages 4 and up with an adult.  Tickets are required for the following programs and will be available in the Children’s Room beginning March 24 on a first come, first served basis. Sponsored by the Children’s Advisory Council and funded by the Port Washington Library Foundation.  Parents: please comply with the age requirement for this program.

 

Best Wishes for Miss Lucy

Saturday, April 11, 2015

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Please join us to wish our beloved Lucy Salerno a Happy Retirement! Her library career began in 1970 and she was a devoted children’s librarian loved by all. Both children and adults are invited to visit and share happy memories with Miss Lucy. Light refreshments will be served.

Birthday Bash Story Time

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

4:00 pm

Each week will highlight an author’s birthday that takes place during the month of April. For children ages 4 to 7 years without an adult. Registration not required.  

Tweens Night Out

Friday, April 17, 2015

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Students in grades 5 and 6 are invited to join Nautical Council members Andrea Watson and Bill Simon for a fun night out. You’ll learn all about nautical flags, what they symbolize and play the game Flag Charades. Registration begins April 3.

The Children’s Room Recycling Station

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Bring your old sneakers and bottle caps to be recycled today and in return you’ll receive a small gift!  Sponsored by the Children’s Advisory Council.

Eco Friendly Drop-in Craft

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Visit the Children’s Room and make fun crafts using recycled materials and your imagination. For children ages 4 and up with an adult. No registration required.

Earth Day Story Time

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Children ages 4 and up are invited to listen to stories that celebrate our planet, including The Lorax by Dr. Seuss. (This story time is in place of the Birthday Bash Story Time). No registration required.

Freedom! Civil war Program

Friday, April 24, 2015

4:00 pm

Join acclaimed storyteller Gerald Fierst and experience American history in a dynamic mix of storytelling and theater. You’ll be captivated by folktales of freedom that celebrate the Civil War and the dream of freedom that still inspires the American identity. For elementary school children in grades 1 and up with an adult. No tickets required.

Page Turners

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

7:15 pm

Monthly book discussion for children in grades 5 and 6. Call for availability.

Birthday Bash Story Time

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

4:00 pm

Each week will highlight an author’s birthday that takes place during the month of April. For children ages 4 to 7 years without an adult. Registration not required.  

Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

7:00 pm

Come in pajamas and listen to bedtime stories. For children ages 3 to 6 with an adult. No registration required.