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   Library Programs for Babies,

Toddlers & Preschoolers

 

Monday mornings are for the minis! Join Miss Dianne for the following fun, engaging programs for babies, toddlers & preschoolers! Children are invited to stay & play after each session! Registration is appreciated but not required.

 

 

 

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BABY & TODDLER TIME

 Ages: Birth to 2 years and a caregiver

Bring your little ones for lap-time with simple stories, songs and rhymes. These 20 minute sessions are a great way to introduce your child to early language skills in a positive and fun environment. 

Click here to view the Library Events Calendar for dates/times that this program meets. 

      

 

 

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PRE-K   S.T.E.A.M.  STORYTIME

Ages: 3 to 5 years and a caregiver

Children are invited to these special science themed sessions that combine literacy with fun, age-appropriate activities to build skills in  Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math.

Click here to view the Library Events Calendar for dates/times that this program meets. 

 

 

 

 

 

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MUSIC & MOVEMENT

Ages: 18 months to 4 years and a caregiver

Come enjoy this program filled with music, movement,   dancing, rhythm-building games, instrumental play, & early literacy activities. Toddlers & babies are welcome (although not all activities will be within their developmental range.)    

Click here to view the Library Events Calendar for dates/times that this program meets. 

 

 


 

 

Library Programs for  School-Aged Children

Tuesday evenings are filled with fun for the whole family!  Bring the entire family and join Miss Dianne for the following exciting programs! Older siblings that are tween & teen aged can go explore Makerspace while younger children & parents are having fun at storytime! No need to leave anyone at home—come one, come all! Registration is appreciated but not required.

 

 

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EXPLORE & MORE

Ages: Target age group is grades K—2nd, but families/all ages are welcome

Kids will explore related fun, themed stories, activities and crafts.        

Click here to view the Library Events Calendar for dates/times that this program meets. 

 

 

 

 

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FULL  S.T.E.A.M.  AHEAD

Ages: Target age group is grades K—5th, but families/all ages are welcome

Join Children’s Librarian Dianne Piper and explore the world of S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math). Each month Miss Dianne will present fun, hands-on activities to build skills in the 5 five areas of S.T.E.A.M.

Click here to view the Library Events Calendar for dates/times that this program meets. 

 


 

 

Special Library Programs for the Family

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The Library will offer fun programs for the whole family to enjoy throughout the year. Please click here to view Special Events that are coming up at the Library!

 


 

 

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AWE LEARNING

EARLY LITERACY STATION

AGES 2 TO 8 YEARS

 

Math, Science, Geography

Social Studies, Reading, Art

Music, Writing, Computer Skills

4,000 localized learning activities. 

Come in, stay & play!


 

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  Playaway Launchpad Tablets for Children

 **NOW AVAILABLE TO CHECK-OUT!

Introducing an exciting NEW technology to hit the Kinsman Free Public Library's Children's Department! It's the Playaway Launchpad Tablets!

These tablets are:

*Pre-loaded with high-quality, ad-free learning apps and immediately ready to play with

*Curated with age specific and appropriate games and content

*Durable enough to move from the hands of one little explorer to the next

*100% secure — No risk of exposure to unintended content


 Choose from 5 different tablets designed for children ages pre-K and up!

 

The Launchpads are NOW AVAILABLE TO CHECK-OUT!

  • Available to Kinsman Library Card holders in good standing
  • Only 1 Launchpad checkout per family on an adult card
  • 1 week loan period
  • $1.00 a day overdue charge
  • Replacement costs are $150 for the tablet; $10 for lost or damaged case, adapter or cord

   

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Upcoming Events  

18 Dec 2017
01:00PM - 02:15PM
How to Use CLEVNET (Computer Class)
18 Dec 2017
05:00PM - 06:00PM
Tai Chi Class
18 Dec 2017
05:00PM - 06:30PM
Hook & Loop Group
19 Dec 2017
03:00PM - 06:00PM
Teen Makerspace
21 Dec 2017
05:30PM - 06:30PM
Tai Chi Class
   

Library Hours  

Monday--Thursday:

9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Fridays:

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saturdays:

9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Sundays: Closed