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

 

View our Fall 2016 program schedule

Registration for Fall programs has ended. Spaces are still available in several programs- please call for details (203-637-8802)

 

 

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

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

*     Mondays at 10 AM, September 12th through November 14th. No programs on October 3rd or October 10th

 

 

 

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 13th through November 15th. No program on November 8th

*     Tuesdays at 11 AM, September 13th through November 15th. No program on November 8th

*     Wednesdays at 10 AM, September 14th through November 16th. No program on October 12th

*     Fridays at 10 AM, September 16th through November 18th. No program on November 11th

 

 

 

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

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

*     Mondays at 11 AM, September 12th through November 14th. No programs on October 3rd or October 10th

 

 

 

2s AND 3s TOGETHER

For Ages: 2- and 3-year-olds

Description: A sampler of stories, songs and finger-plays 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 14th through November 16th. No program on October 12th

*     Wednesdays at 1 PM, September 14th through November 16th. No program on October 12th

*     Thursdays at 10 AM, September 15th through November 17th

*     Thursdays at 11 AM, September 15th through November 17th

*     Fridays at 11 AM, September 16th through November 18th. No program on November 11th

 

 

 

  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); No maximum

    NEW TIME! Tuesdays ONLY at 6:00 PM, September 13th through November 15th. No program on November 8th

 

 

 

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 4:30 PM on September 15th, September 29th, October 13th, October 27th, December 8th, and December 15th

 

 

 

 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

Fall Offerings: By registration only

*     Mondays at 1 PM, September 12th through November 14th. No programs on October 3rd or October 10th

 

 

 

STUFF AND NONSENSE

For Ages: Children in Kindergarten and Grade 1

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

Duration: 60 minutes

Fall Offerings: By registration only

*     Mondays at 4 PM, September 12th through November 14th. No programs on October 3rd or October 10th

 

 

 

MAKE IT! @ PERROT

For Ages: Children in Grades 2 and up

Description: We provide a theme and materials, you provide your imagination! Children attend independently.

Duration: 60 minutes

Fall Offerings: Drop-in; Limited to the first 20 children to arrive and sign in

*     Thursdays at 4 PM on November 2nd, November 9th, and November 16th

 

 

 

NEW! LEGO® BUILDING @ PERROT

For Ages: Children in Grades K and up

Description: We provide the LEGO®, you provide your imagination! Build your LEGO® creation on a theme, and we will display it in the library. Children attend with a parent.

Fall Offerings: Drop-in

*     1 PM to 4 PM on Sunday, September 18th; Sunday, November 16th; and Sunday, November 20th

 

 

 

SPOTLIGHT

For Ages: Children in 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

Fall Offerings: By registration only

*     Wednesdays at 4 PM on September 21st, September 28th, October 5th, and October 19th

 

 

 

YOUNG YOUNG CRITICS' CLUB (Y2C2)

For Ages: Children entering Grades 4 and 5

Description: Book sharing for serious young book lovers! By special application only. Y2C2 is FULL for the 2016-2017 school year

Duration: 60 minutes

Fall Offerings: By registration/special application only

*     Tuesdays at 4 PM on September 20th, October 4th, October 18th, November 1st, November 15th, and November 29th

 

 

 

YOUNG CRITICS' CLUB (YCC)

For Ages: Children entering Grades 6, 7, and 8

Description: Book talks and book sharing for Young Adult readers. For AVID readers! By special application only. YCC is FULL for the 2016-2017 school year

Duration: 75 minutes 

Fall Offerings: By registration/special application only

*     Fridays at 4 PM on September 16th, September 30th, October 14th, October 28th, November 18th, and December 2nd

 

 

 

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: Drop-in (no advance registration required)

*     Thursdays at 3:30 PM on September 8th, September 22nd, October 6th, October 20th, November 3rd, November 17th, and December 1st

 

 

 

 

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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