Children's Programs

Upcoming Children's Programs

See a complete list of adult and teen events on the Upcoming Adult and Teen Events page.


 

Children's Department May 2015

Collection on Display

Joshua Williams’ Imaginext collection

NOW SHOWING!

(on flat screen located @ the Children’s information desk)

Pictures from April 2015 Events

Themed displays:

include booklists,

coloring or activity sheets

Bam! Pow! READ!: Get ready for the 2015 Summer Reading Program, Bam! Pow! READ! with some exciting reads about heroes!

Mother’s Day: Celebrate mothers, grandmothers, aunts, and other special women in your child’s life.

Read Alongs: Picturebook with audio CD kits to help your child read along while listening to the story.

Super Heroes: Check out books about Batman, Spider-man, and many more.

Princess Tales: Enchanting tales about princesses and royalty!

 

Word of the Month

Theriacal

Define the word and where it originated. All work must be completed in the library using library materials – no computers. If your answer is correct, you will be entered into a drawing to win a free large, plain pizza from Village Pizza. For children through age 12.

Friday

May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2015

10am -12 noon: DROP-IN PLAYTIME  +

10:45am: SHORT & SWEET STORYTIME: all ages

Drop-in family fun with a story and a song.

Monday

June 1, 2015

Registration begins for the 2015 Summer Reading Program: BAM! POW! READ!

Children's Department June 2015

Collection on Display

Emily Jensen’s PEZ collection

NOW SHOWING!

(on flat screen located @ the Children’s information desk)

Pictures from previous Summer Reading programs.

Themed displays:

include booklists,

coloring or activity sheets

BAM! POW! READ!: Gear up for the 2015 Summer Reading Program with super reads!

Listen Up!: Going away this summer?  Take along some audio books the whole family will enjoy!

Read Alongs: Picturebook with audio CD kits to help your child read along while listening to the story.

Super Heroes: Check out books about Batman, Spider-man, and many more.

Princess Tales: Enchanting tales about princesses and royalty!

Word of the Month

Nosography

Define the word and where it originated.  All work must be completed in the library using library materials – no computers.  If your answer is correct, you will be entered into a drawing to win a free large, plain pizza from Village Pizza.

Friday

June 5, 12, 19, 26, 2015

10am -12 noon: DROP-IN PLAYTIME  +

10:45am: SHORT & SWEET STORYTIME: all ages

Drop-in family fun with a story and a song.

2015 Summer Reading Program “BAM! POW! READ!”

June 22nd – August 30th

Monday

June 1, 2015
Registration begins for the 2015 Summer Reading Program: BAM! POW! READ!
  Registration begins for Wethersfield residents for summer weekly and special events. See flyer for more information.

Monday

June 22, 2015

2015 SUMMER READING PROGRAM “BAM! POW! READ!” BEGINS

Read all summer to earn prizes! See flyer for more information.

Thursday

June 25, 2015

6:30pm: SUMMER READING PROGRAM KICKOFF WITH JESTER JIM

@ the Pitkin Community Center

 “With nothing more than a trunk full of props, Jester Jim will have you cracking up in your seat.  Juggling, balancing, and beatboxing, this show is packed with fun and excitement.” Registration is required and begins Monday, June 1st for Wethersfield residents and Monday, June 22nd for non-residents.

*To register you must be signed up for the 2015 Summer Reading Program*

 

The email address of the Children's Department is childservices@wethersfieldlibrary.org