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

 

REGISTRATION FOR STUFF & NONSENSE AND SPOTLIGHT HAS NOW ENDED--

BUT... WE STILL HAVE SPACES AVAILABLE! CALL US IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SIGN UP YOUR CHILD.

VIEW OUR SUMMER 2014 PROGRAM SCHEDULE

REGISTRATION FOR FALL 2014 PROGRAMS WILL BEGIN ON MONDAY, AUGUST 11th

 

 

PAT-A-CAKE

For Ages: Pre-walking babies

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

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

*     Mondays at 10 AM on July 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th

 

 

 

EARLY WORDS

For Ages: Walkers 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

Summer Offerings: Drop-in (no advance registration required; limited to the first 20 children who arrive)

*     Tuesdays at 10 AM on July 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th

*     Wednesdays at 10 AM, July 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th

*     Thursdays at 10 AM, July 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st

 

 

 

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

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

*     Mondays at 11 AM, July 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th

 

 

 

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

Summer Offerings: Drop-in (no advance registration required; limited to the first 20 children who arrive)

*     Tuesdays at 11 AM, July 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th

*     Wednesdays at 11 AM, July 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th

*     Thursdays at 11 AM, July 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st

 

 

 

  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

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

*     Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:30 PM, July 8th, 10th, 15th, 17th, 22nd, 24th, 29th, and 31st

 

 

 

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

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

*     Tuesday at 4 PM on June 17th

*     Thursdays at 4 PM on July 10th, July 24th, August 7th, and August 21st

 

 

 

 

 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

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

*     Mondays at 3 PM on July 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th

 

 

 

STUFF AND NONSENSE

For Ages: For children entering Grade 1

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

Duration: 60 minutes

Summer Offerings: By registration only

*     Mondays at 4 PM on July 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th

 

 

 

SPOTLIGHT

For Ages: For children entering Grades 2, 3, and 4

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

Summer Offerings: By registration only

*     Wednesdays at 4 PM on July 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th

 

 

 

YOUNG YOUNG CRITICS' CLUB (Y2C2)

For Ages: Kids entering 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

Summer Offerings: By registration/special application only

*     Tuesdays at 4 PM on July 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th

 

 

 

YOUNG CRITICS' CLUB (YCC)

For Ages: Kids entering 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 

Summer Offerings: By registration/special application only

*     Fridays at 4 PM on July 11th, 18th, and 25th

 

 

 

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

Summer Offerings: No programs planned

 

 

 

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

Summer Offerings: No programs planned

 

 

 

STORYTIME IN JAPANESE

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

Summer Offerings: No programs planned

 

 

 

 

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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