Programs for Kids

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Central Library: 434.979.7151 ext 3 | Email Central Children's Staff

The Library's storytimes are designed for families. Please call to schedule a personalized storytime for your group.

Romp & Stomp Mondays

September 14, 2015
10:30 am

For 2 - 5 year olds with a a favorite caregiver
Registration is required and begins September 1. Please only register for either the Monday session or the Wednesday session.
Play with your preschooler in this lively early literacy class of music, play stories, drama, movement, art, and more.

Romp & Stomp Wednesdays

September 16, 2015
10:30 am

For 2-5 year-olds with a favorite caregiver caregiver.
Registration is required and begins September 1.
Play with your preschooler in this lively early literacy class of music, stories, drama, movement, art, play and more.

Mother Goose Time

September 17, 2015
9:30 am

No Registration is required
10-15 minutes of simple stories, rhymes, and songs chosen to enhance your wee one’s language development followed by time to play and socialize.
Designed for babies ages 6-24 months with a caregiver.

Tales for Twos

September 17, 2015
10:30 am

For children who are already 2 with a favorite adult.
No registration required
A fun-filled, participatory half-hour of picture books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel stories that encourage your 2 year olds emerging literary skills.

SPCA Paws to Read

September 03, 2015
4:00 pm

For readers in Grade K to 2 with a favorite adult For readers in grades K to 2 with a favorite adul
No registration required
Who has four paws and loves to listen to stories? A dog from Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA’s “Pawsitive Pet Therapy Team,” that’s who. Drop in to improve your reading/listening skills and make a new four-footed friend at the same time

Lego Mania

September 10, 2015
4:00 pm

For ages 5 & up. No younger siblings,please
Do you want to get together with LEGO-minded people to build great things? All you need to bring is your creativity and natural engineering ability; Central
Library will have the building blocks for your next creation.

Donuts With Dad Storytime

September 26, 2015
10:30 am

For dads, grandads, uncles or buddies with children ages 2-5.
No registration required
A delicious storytime designed especially for dads to share with their little dumplin’s. Donuts, coffee, and juice will be served along with storytime fun.

Book Bag: A Tween Book Club

September 29, 2015
4:15 pm

Ages 9-12.
Registration is required and is ongoing
Ravenous readers are invited to read and discuss a different book each month.Join in the fun book-related crafts, activities and snacks. Free
books will be provided.


Crozet Library: 434.823.4050 | Email Us

Tales for Twos

September 10, 2015
9:30 am

For 2 year olds and young 3 year olds and an accompanying adult.
Registration is required and begins Aug. 24 at 1pm
A fun half-hour that promotes verbal, motor and social skills through the use of stories, songs, rhymes, and more.

Alphabet Soup

September 10, 2015
10:30 am

Registration is required and begins Aug. 24 at 1pm
Designed to help grow our next generation of readers, Alphabet Soup is a fun half-hour of stories, songs, dancing and more. This group is for older 3, 4 and 5 year olds who are ready to enjoy story time on their own, without an accompanying adult or younger siblings.

Wee Ones

September 23, 2015
10:30 am

Ages 12-23 months. Birthdate must fall between 9/24/13 and 9/23/14
Registration is required and begins Sept. 2 at 9am
A special time for babies and caregivers to read, sing, move, and play! No siblings, please: this is a special one-on-one time. Each baby will need
the full attention of his or her caregiver.

Stitches Handcraft Group

September 29, 2015
4:30 pm

Bring any handwork project you’re working on or are interested in learning, and join this group for an hour of handcrafting and sharing. Ages 8 to adult.
No registration required.

Gordon Avenue Library: 434.296.5544 | Email Us

Drop-In Stories & More

August 29, 2015
11:00 am

No registration required
Add some brain-building to your errands. Stop by on Saturdays for stories, movement, and early literacy. Sing, Talk, Read and Play fun for the young.

Drop-In Stories & More

September 05, 2015
11:00 am

No registration required
Add some brain-building to your errands. Stop by on Saturdays for stories, movement, and early literacy:Sing, Talk, Read and Play fun for the young

Greene Library: 434.985.5227 | Email Us

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Louisa Library: 540.894.5853 | Email Us

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Nelson Memorial Library: 434.263.5904 | Email Us

Family Summer Movie Matinee

August 29, 2015
10:30 am

Cool off on selected Saturdays in the summer with popcorn and a movie for your family to enjoy.June 13: “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" Rated PG
June 27: “Annie” Rated PG
July 18: “Into the Woods” Rated PG
August 8: “The Princess and the Frog” Rated G
August 29: “Planes: Fire and Rescue” Rated PG

National Trail Mix Day

August 31, 2015

For all ages
Enjoy a sample of trail mix and ideas to help you hit the trail this fall as we close out our programs for the
summer.

Northside Library: 434.973.7893 | Email Us

Two's & Three's Together Wednesdays

September 09, 2015
10:15 am

Registration is required and begins August 19 at 10am
30 minutes of stories, songs, and fingerplays designed for 2 and 3 year olds with an accompanying adult.

Preschool Pals Wednesdays

September 09, 2015
11:00 am

Registration is required and begins August 19
30 minutes of stories, songs, and fingerplays designed for 3, 4, and 5 year olds who are ready to enjoy storytime on their own.

Awesome Afternoons

September 09, 2015
1:30 pm

For For ages six months to five years
No registration required
Enjoy a mix of stories, music, and movement.

Preschool Pals Thursdays

September 10, 2015
10:15 am

Registration is required and begins August 19
30 minutes of stories, songs, and fingerplays designed for 3, 4, and 5 year olds who are ready to enjoy storytime on their own.

Two's & Three's Together Thursdays

September 10, 2015
11:00 am

Registration is required and begins August 19 at 10am.
30 minutes of stories, songs, and fingerplays designed for 2 and 3 year olds with an accompanying adult.

Babies and Books

September 10, 2015
1:30 pm

For babies up to 24 months with an accompanying adult
No registrations required
Caregivers and babies are invited for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Scottsville Library: 434.286.3541 | Email Us

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