June Children's Programs at the Library

June 19 – August 14 SUMMER READING PROGRAM: “Every Hero Has a Story” is the theme this summer. The  Reading Program is open to young people, preschool through young adult.  Club members will earn rewards and a certificate by reading 15 minutes per day.  Certificates will be awarded beginning August 14.  

June 22 'Farmyard Follies' with Jean Rosalino of Youth Stages
Monday 6:30 -7:15 pm

June 23 - August 11  Storytime
Tuesdays 10:30 – 11am  for ages 2-5 

June 23- August 11 Chess
Tuesdays   4-5 pm   Open play for kids & teens
June 25-August 13 Mother Goose Storytime 
Thursdays   9:30 – 10am   for ages 0 – 24 mos.

June 25  'Superhero Magic' with Mark Zacharia  Thursday,   3:30 – 4:30 pm      for all ages 
June 29   'Touch the Music'
Monday, 3:30- 4:15  Hear the story of Mozart with music, then try out the instruments 
for ages 3-10

June 24, July 8, 22, Aug 5 LEGO Time
Wednesdays, 2-4 pm, ages 5-11

Teen Volunteers
Middle and High School students are needed to assist with summer programs for 2-4 hours per week.  The program will run from June 19 through August 14. Sign up at the Children’s Department desk.
Check our website for program additions and updates    www.bhplnj.org                           

May Children's Programs at the Library

Berkeley Heights Public Library Children's Room
Mother's Day Card Craft
Saturday, May 9, drop in all day 9:30 am -4:30 pm

Story Time for ages 3 and up
Tuesdays through May 26
10:30 – 11am
Reading readiness with stories and activities

Stories for 2 Year Olds
Wednesdays through May 27
Stories, Songs, Finger Plays and Crafts

Mother Goose Story Time for 6-24 Month Olds       
Thursdays through May 29
9:30 – 10:00am
Language readiness through nursery rhymes,
lap games and songs

April Programs for Kids at the Berkeley Heights Public Library

Frog Pond Story and Ribbit Craft    

Saturday April 11, 2- 2:30 pm    
Dance the Croakey Pokey and make a hungry frog fly catcher     
Ages 3 – 6, younger and older friends and siblings welcome

Story Time for ages 3 and up 
Reading readiness with stories and activities
Tuesdays April 7 – May 26
10:30 – 11 am

Stories for 2 Year Olds  
Wednesdays April 8 – May 27
10:30-11 am

Story/Play Time for 6-24 Month Olds
Language readiness activities
Thursdays April 9- May 28
9:30 – 10 am

Earth Day at Night
Monday, April 20
6:30 – 7 pm
Make a planet Earth “stained glass” window hanging
A family program for all ages


Children's Programs at Berkeley Heights Public Library

MARCH 2015 in the Children's Room                                                                       
St. Patrick's Day Craft for Kids

Saturday, March 7,   2:30 – 3:00 PM 
Make a leprechaun and his pot of gold
For children ages 3-7          

Bedtime Story, Monday, March 16, 6:30 – 7:00 pm   Hear bedtime stories, sing quiet songs and relax with peaceful pre- bedtime activities.  Pajamas and teddy bears are welcome.  No sign up, just come and enjoy !   For children ages 3 -6

Game Day with Girl Scout Troops 40208 and 40799
Saturday, March 21, 10:30 am
Play board games, checkers, chess, easy card games and puzzles. There will be a collection of games for all ages and skill levels to enjoy.

Recycle Bot
Art from Recycled Materials       
Tuesday,  March  31,   2:00 - 3:00 pm
Spring Break program for ages 6-10         
Register in advance at Children’s Desk

Story Time for ages 3 and up
Tuesdays, March 3 – 17
10:30-11:00 am
Stories, songs, activities for reading readiness

Story Time for 2 year olds
Wednesdays, March 4 – 18
10:30-11:00 am
Stories, songs, finger plays, crafts

Mother Goose Time for 0-24 months
Thursday, March 5 – 19
9:30-10:00 am
Language readiness through rhymes, songs, and play