Programs and Other Info for Ages 0-12

Weekly & Monthly Programs

Baby Time

GiraffeTuesdays, 10:30-11:15am

Story Hour/Craft Room

Music and play for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0-16 months with an adult.

Registration is required.

Pajama Storytime

Wednesdays, 6:30-7:00pm Pajama Storytime

Story hour/ Craft room

Wear your pajamas and bring your favorite toy for this evening storytime!

Ages 0-5 with an adult

Registration is required.

 

Multiage Storytime

Thursdays, 10:30-11:00am Multiage Storytime

 
Town Hill (weather permitting)

Join Miss Courtney for storytime fun! All ages welcome.

 

 

Wiggly Ones

Wiggly Ones 2nd Wednesday of every month, 2:00-2:30pm (Starts in October)

Town Hill (weather permitting)

A program that will involve lots of gross stuff that you aren’t allowed to play with at home!

Ages 2-5 with an adult. 

Registration is required – please list any allergies your child has when registering for the series.  

 

Lego Builders

Lego Builders Last Wednesday of every month, 4:00-5:00pm

Story hour/Craft room

Ages 5-10

Join your friends for some brick building fun! Try your hand at one of the building challenges or design a creation of your own.  Keva plank will also be available.

 

 

Tween Advisory Board

First Tuesday of every month, 4:00-4:45pm

Story hour/Craft room

Grades 4-6

Tween Advisory Board works with the Youth Librarian to improve programs and the book collection.

Sign up via this Google Form

 

 

Paws to Read

Third Tuesday of every month, 4:00-5:00pm

Story hour/Craft room

Grades 2-6

Come and meet special therapy dogs once a month to practice their reading with a furry friend. Each child is given a specific 10-minute time slot for a “one on one” with their reading dog. Children must be able to read by themselves. Caregivers may remain in the building but are asked to remain outside the reading area.  

Registration is required.

 

 

 

 

Special Programs

Click the program title to register!

Drop in and Play Games

Drop In and Play Games

1:00-3:00pm

Drop in and play both new and classic board games! Bring your own, or play some of ours. Snacks will be provided.

All school age children are welcome!

Wednesday, 12/7 – Story hour/Craft room

Thursday, 12/29 – Story hour/Craft room – 12:30-2:30

No registration required

 

DECA Presents: Canines for Disabled Kids

Saturday, December 3

12:00-1:30

Therapy and service dogs have an important role, but do you know why? Learn all about them at the library!

Read to a service dog, play some fun games and help spread awareness for the importance of these dogs with jobs.

Presented by one of our high school DECA groups partnered with Canines for Disabled Kids

All ages welcome. Space is limited, as materials last.

 

Winter Workshop

Saturday, December 10

10am-1pm 

The Teen and Tween Advisory Boards present 2022’s Winter WorkshopDrop by and pick out a winter-themed craft kit in this creative workshop!
 
Craft kits are priced from 50 cents to $2.00 and the members of the Advisory Boards are available to assist children with putting their kits together. As supplies last.
 
All proceeds benefit the Teen and Tween Advisory Boards for materials and programs!

 

 

“Noon” Years Eve

Saturday, December 31

11:15-12:05

Celebrate the New Year without messing with bedtimes!

Join us to countdown to Noon with games, crafts, dancing, and more!

All ages welcome with their grownups.

 

 

Youth programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Norfolk Public Library

Questions? Please call Courtney Allen, Senior Youth Services Librarian, at (508) 528-3380 x5 or send an email to [email protected].

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