Canton Free Library will offer a variety of children’s programming in September
CANTON — The Canton Free Library will offer a variety of children’s programming in September.
Baby Storytime is for the youngest library babies 0-17 months old and a caregiver and meets from 10-10:45 each Tuesday morning. The group will share books, bounce rhymes, songs, finger plays, and close with social/play time. No registration. Starts Sept. 13.Toddler Storytime for children 18-35 months old with a caregiver meets on Monday mornings from 10:30-11. They will read stories, make music, do flannel board tales, finger plays, and movement activities. No registration necessary during the school year. Starts Sept. 12.
Preschool Storytime is offered each week on Wednesdays from 10:30-11:15 a.m., and is intended for children 3-5 years old and their caregiver. This 45-minute program involves stories, songs, movement, and art activities. No registration during the school year. Starts Sept. 15.
Books and Beyond for elementary age children in K-2nd grade. Each third Thursday afternoon from 3-4 p.m., we’ll explore a theme with books, activities, games, and art. Registration for each month is required by the Monday before. Starts Sept. 15.
Tween Time for grades 3-6 offers a mix of cool crafts and art exploration, games, STEAM, and booktalks of popular and classic literature, and meets each fourth Thursday afternoon from 3-4 p.m. Registration for each month required by the Monday before. Starts Sept. 22.
Lego Club for Kindergarten-6th grade. Meets the last Monday of the month from 3:30-4:45 p.m., and a different challenge or theme will be given each meeting. Creations will be displayed in the Children’s Room until the next meeting. Legos will be supplied; please don’t bring any from home. Space is limited. Registration required by the Friday before. Starts Sept. 26.
Young Writers Group : A theme or seed of an idea is given, and kids brainstorm, write, and maybe even illustrate their creative stories. They may then share their work with the group if they wish. Ages 8-12 years. Meets every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 3:30-4:45 p.m. No registration needed. Starts Sept. 14.