Fall 2016 Storytimes


Mondays  September 19, 26, October 3, 17, 24  6:30 - 7pm    Ages 3-5
Tuesdays September 13 - October 25,  10:30 - 11 am             Ages 3 -5
Wednesdays September 7 - October 26,  10:30 - 11 am        Ages 2-4
Thursdays  September 8 - 29,  9:30- 10 am                   Ages 0-24 months
Stay  tuned for more Children's programs. 
Our Website calendar will be updated soon.
 

Get Ready, Get Set, Read! Summer Programs for Kids at the Library

 Summer 2016 Programs for Children and Families at Berkeley Heights Public Library

Thomas and Kaitlyn Enjoy 'Singing about the Animals'

Singing About the Animals, Music and Wildlife, Tuesday, August 16, 10:30 - 11:15 am, a Clean Communities Grant Program


New Jersey Snake Man
Friday, June 24, 2 - 3 pm
Ages 3 and up


Bollywood Fitness Challenge
Monday, June 27, 7 - 8 pm
For the whole Family

Bugs & Insects & Arachnids,
Oh My! By Youth Stages
Tuesday, July 12, 4 -5 pm
Ages 3 - 9

Mind Reading by Mark Zacharia
Monday, July18, 7 - 8pm
Ages 12 to adult

Irish Dance with Christina Buganski
Friday, July 29, 2 -3 pm

Anansi & the Moss-Covered Rock by Youth Stages
Thursday, Aug. 4, 10:30 am
Ages 3-9

Eyes of the Wild: Live Animal Program
Friday, Aug 5, 3 - 4 pm

Jungle Jim Jam
Music for all ages
Monday, Aug 8, 3 – 4 pm

Michelangelo, the Miniature Horse
Wednesday, Aug 10, 3-4 pm


FILMS—rated PG
Thursdays at 3 pm
July 7 - Zootopia  Disney Pictures
July 21 - Norm of the North  Lion Gate Film
August 4 - Inside Out  Universal Studio
August 18  - Minions  Disney Pictures

Book Blast for ages 8-12
Discussion and snacks
Fridays July 8, 22  August 12
3:30 - 4:30 pm

Family Fun—stories & crafts
Monday, July 11, 25  August 1, 15
6:30 - 7:15 for all ages

Story Fun for ages 2 - 5
Tuesday, June 28 - August 16
10:30 - 11:00 am

   July 12 and August 9 - Good Tymes String Band returns to play at storytime!
   July 19 - special guest Laura Sassi, NJ author of 'Goodnight, Ark' will bring her skunk puppets to share her picture book and related craft.

Playful Pup Day with Home for Good Dogs for ages 6 - 11 accompanied by an adult. Arts, crafts and information about taking care of adopted dogs, July 23, 10:30 - noon.

Mother Goose Playtime
For ages 0 - 24 months
Thursday, June 23 - August 18
9:30 am















Chess & Board Games for all ages
Tuesday, July 5 , 19, 26
August 2, 9, 16
4 - 5 pm

Legos for ages  5 - 10
Wednesday, July 6, 20
August 3, 17
3 - 4 pm






Science Lab Games for ages 5 - 10
Wednesday, July 10 and 27
3 - 4 pm



June Children's Programs



Story Time for ages 2  to 5    Tuesdays 10:30 – 11 am, June 7  and June 28 - August 16

Mother Goose Time for ages 0-24 months   Thursdays 9:30 – 10 am,  June 2, 9 and 30 to August 18

Good Tymes String Band  3 banjos and a washtub bass played by Pete Hauptman, Raymond Dreitlein and Jay Leipzig    All ages     Tuesday, June 14, 10:30- 11 am

New Jersey Snake Man   New Jersey snakes plus a python and a boa -   All ages  
Friday, June 24,  2 - 3 pm 

Bollywood Fitness Challenge  by Seema Moondra  of Enjoy Explore India for all ages/family style Monday June 27, 7-8pm

Get On Your Mark, Get Set, Read -  Summer Reading Program for ages 1-14
June 22 -  August 15

May Children's programs at BHPL


STORYTIMES:
 
Story Time for ages 3 and up
Tuesdays, through June 7th, 10:30 - 11:00 am
Reading readiness with stories and activities

Stories for 2 year olds
Wednesdays, through June 8th, 10:30 - 11:00 am
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts

Mother Goose Story Time for 6 - 24 months
Thursdays, through June 9th, 9:30 - 10:00 am




Good Tymes String Band
Tuesday, May 17 at 10:30 – 11am
Foot tapping, knee slapping banjo music & songs for families with children of all ages –
Featuring Pete Hauptman and Raymond Dreitlein

Celebrate May the Fourth be with You – an international celebration of Star Wars – stop in to take your picture with BHPL’s C3PO and R2-D2, check out our Star Wars books for children, and Star Wars movies

 Everything “e” for Young Readers – look at TumbleBooks, BookFlix and Hoopla for a selection of e-books, e-audios, music and videos for children. In addition to picture and chapter books, TumbleBooks has short National Geographic videos to answer those important questions about popular topics like insects, clouds, and weather. BookFlix pairs gently animated stories with nonfiction titles and themed games and puzzles. You will find familiar friends like Pete the Cat, Mo Willems’ pigeons, Disney characters and Nate the Great on Hoopla.