how much traffic is going to my site Descriptions of Perrot Library's Programs for Children | Perrot Memorial Library, Old Greenwich, CT

 

OUR WINTER/SPRING 2015 PROGRAM SCHEDULE IS AVAILABLE NOW

REGISTRATION FOR WINTER/SPRING PROGRAMS WILL RUN FROM DECEMBER 8th-JANUARY 11th

 

 

PAT-A-CAKE

For Ages: Birth-12 months

Description: Stories, songs, rhymes, and bounces encourage babies and their caregivers to explore language and pre-literacy skills. Children attend with an adult caregiver.

Duration: 30 minutes

Winter/Spring Offerings: Drop-in (no advance registration required)

*     Mondays at 10 AM, January 26th-April 6th. No programs on February 9th or February 16th.

 

 

 

EARLY WORDS

For Ages: 12-24 months

Description: Specially designed to develop language and literacy in the very young. Children attend with an adult caregiver.

Duration: 30 minutes

Fall Offerings: By registration only

*     Tuesdays at 10 AM, September 16th-November 18th. No programs on November 4th or November 11th.

*     Tuesdays at 11 AM, September 16th-November 18th. No programs on November 4th or November 11th.

*     Wednesdays at 10 AM, September 17th-November 19th.

*     Fridays at 10 AM, September 19th-November 21st.

Winter/Spring Offerings: By registration only

*     Tuesdays at 10 AM, January 27th-April 7th. No program on February 10th.

*     Tuesdays at 11 AM, January 27th-April 7th. No program on February 10th.

*     Wednesdays at 10 AM, January 28th-April 8th. No program on February 11th.

*     Fridays at 10 AM, January 30th-April 10th. No program on February 13th.

 

 

 

TALES FOR 1s AND 2s

For Ages: 12-36 months

Description: Tunes and tales for one- and two-year-olds. Children attend with an adult caregiver.

Duration: 30 minutes

Winter/Spring Offerings: Drop-in (no advance registration required)

*     Mondays at 11 AM,  January 26th-April 6th. No programs on February 9th or February 16th.

 

 

 

2s AND 3s TOGETHER

For Ages: 2- and 3-year-olds

Description: A sampler of stories, songs and fingerplays for two and three-year-olds. Children attend with an adult caregiver.

Duration: 30 minutes

Fall Offerings: By registration only

*     Wednesdays at 11 AM, September 17th-November 19th.

*     Wednesdays at 1 PM, September 17th-November 19th.

*     Thursdays at 10 AM, September 18th-November 20th. No program on September 25th.

*     Thursdays at 11 AM, September 18th-November 20th. No program on September 25th.

*     Thursdays at 1 PM, September 18th-November 20th. No program on September 25th.

Winter/Spring Offerings: By registration only

*     Wednesdays at 11 AM, January 28th-April 8th. No program on February 11th.

*     Wednesdays at 1 PM, January 28th-April 8th. No program on February 11th.

*     Thursdays at 10 AM, January 29th-April 9th. No program on February 12th.

*     Thursdays at 11 AM, January 29th-April 9th. No program on February 12th.

*     Thursdays at 1 PM,  January 29th-April 9th. No program on February 12th.

 

 

 

  PJs AT PERROT

For Ages: Families with children aged 3-6

Description: Bring your children (in their pajamas, of course!) for bedtime stories, songs, and fun.  Children attend with an adult caregiver.

Duration: 30 minutes

Fall Offerings: Drop-in (no advance registration required)

*     Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:30 PM, September 16th-November 20th. No programs on September 25th, November 4th, or November 11th.

Winter/Spring Offerings: Drop-in (no advance registration required)

*     Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:30 PM, January 27th-April 30th. No programs on February 10th, February 12th, February 17th, April 14th, or April 16th.

 

 

 

SING WITH ME

For Ages: Families with children of all ages

Description: A family sing-along program with live music! Featuring guitarist Mr. Jim. Children attend with an adult caregiver.

Duration: 30 minutes

Fall Offerings: Drop-in (no advance registration required)

*     Thursdays at 4 PM on September 18th, October 2nd, October 30th, November 13th, and December 4th.

Winter/Spring Offerings: Drop-in (no advance registration required)

*     Thursdays at 4 PM, Dates TBA

 

 

 

 FUN FOR 4s AND 5s

For Ages: 4- and 5-year-olds (pre-Kindergarten)

Description: Rhymes, songs, and book-sharing. Children attend independently; however, parents and caregivers must remain in the Children's Department for the duration of the program.

Duration: 30 minutes

Winter/Spring Offerings: By registration only

*     Mondays at 1 PM, January 26th-April 6th. No programs on February 9th or February 16th.

 

 

 

STUFF AND NONSENSE

For Ages: Kindergarten and Grade 1

Description: Books, stories, songs-- and arts and crafts, too! Children attend independently.

Duration: 60 minutes

Winter/Spring Offerings: By registration only

*     Mondays at 4 PM, January 26th-April 6th. No programs on February 9th or February 16th.

 

 

 

SPOTLIGHT

For Ages: Grades 2 and 3

Description: Kids will explore a high-interest subject in story and craft. The theme of this program changes each session. Children attend independently.

Duration: 60 minutes

Winter/Spring Offerings: By registration only

*     Wednesdays at 4 PM on January 28th, February 4th, February 18th, and February 25th.

 

 

 

YOUNG YOUNG CRITICS' CLUB (Y2C2)

For Ages: Grades 4 and 5

Description: Book sharing for serious young book lovers! By special application only. [CLUB IS FULL FOR THE 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR; APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR THE WAITING LIST ONLY]

Duration: 60 minutes

Fall Offerings: By registration/special application only

*     Tuesdays at 4 PM on September 23rd, October 7th, October 21st, November 4th, November 18th, and December 9th

Winter/Spring Offerings: By registration/special application only

*     Tuesdays at 4 PM on January 20th, February 3rd, February 17th, March 3rd, March 17th, April 7th, and April 21st.

 

 

 

YOUNG CRITICS' CLUB (YCC)

For Ages: Grades 6, 7, and 8

Description: Book talks and book sharing for Young Adult readers. For AVID readers! By special application only. [CLUB IS FULL FOR THE 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR; APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR THE WAITING LIST ONLY]

Duration: 75 minutes 

Fall Offerings: By registration/special application only

*     Fridays at 4 PM on September 19th, October 10th, October 24th, November 7th, November 21st, and December 5th

Winter/Spring Offerings: By registration/special application only

*     Fridays at 4 PM on January 23rd, February 6th, February 20th, March 6th, March 20th, April 10th, and April 24th.

 

 

 

STORYTIME IN ITALIAN

For Ages: All ages welcome

Description: Songs and stories in Italian. For native speakers. Children attend with an adult caregiver. If you would like to contact the organizers of this program, please e-mail webmaster@perrotlibrary.org.

Duration: 30 minutes

Fall Offerings: Tuesdays at 4 PM on September 16th, October 14th, November 25th, and December 16th.

Winter/Spring Offerings: Tuesdays at 4 PM, Dates TBA

 

 

 

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME IN JAPANESE

For Ages: 2 to 4

Description: Stories and songs in Japanese. For native speakers. Children attend with an adult caregiver. If you would like to contact the organizers of this program, please e-mail webmaster@perrotlibrary.org.

Duration: 30 minutes

Fall Offerings: Fridays at 11 AM on September 19th, October 3rd, October 17th, October 31st, November 14th, and December 5th

Fall Offerings: Fridays at 11 AM, Dates TBA

 

 

 

STORYTIME IN JAPANESE

For Ages: All ages welcome

Description: Stories and songs in Japanese. For native speakers. Children attend with an adult caregiver. If you would like to contact the organizers of this program, please e-mail webmaster@perrotlibrary.org.

Duration: 40 minutes

Fall Offerings: Thursdays at 3:30 PM on September 11th, October 9th, October 23rd, November 6th, November 20th, and December 11th.

Winter/Spring Offerings: Thursdays at 3:30 PM on January 8th, January 22nd, February 5th, February 19th, March 5th, April 9th, April 23rd, May 7th, May 21st, and June 4th.

 

 

 

 

A NOTE ABOUT DROP-IN PROGRAMS

Please plan to arrive several minutes prior to the start time of drop-in programs to allow time to park (additional parking is available on Arch Street and Laddins Rock Road), enter the building, and make a nametag for your child.

 

 

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