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HTFLKids Fun - Fall 2016

Elementary schoolers are in for lots of fun this fall with HTFLKids. Don't miss a thing!

SOME PROGRAMS REQUIRE REGISTRATION - All registration is through EventKeeper (follow the links below).


LEGO Club 
Grades K-5
Each week we’ll have a new building challenge and then showcase our creations.  

Please register for one session only.

Session I: Mondays @ 4pm, Sept 12, 19, 26
Session II: Thursdays @ 4pm, Oct 27, Nov 3 & 10

->REGISTER FOR LEGO Club Session II<-


Book Bingo
Grades K-5

Come for bingo, leave with great books to add to your personal library.

3rd Thursdays @ 4pm, Sept 15, Oct 20 & Nov 17

No registration required.


Meet a Famous Artist
Grades 1-5

Like to learn about different artists and their styles?  Like to try your hand at art projects?  This is the place for you!  Come and learn about a famous artist, their work and their life and times.  Create a project in the artist's style.  

    Wednesdays @ 4pm, Sept 28, Oct 26 & Nov 16

->REGISTER FOR Meet a Famous Artist, Nov 16<-


Fall Crafts

Grades 1-5

Crafters unite!  Get ready for the fall holidays by creating crafts after school.  

  Mondays @ 4pm, Oct 10, 17 & 24


Tinker Tuesdays
Grades 2-5

Calling all tech whizzes!   We will be working with Snap Circuits, Makey Makeys, Little Bits, and more exciting STEM materials.  This program is made possible through a grant from the Haverford Township Civic Council.

  Tuesdays @ 4pm, Oct 11, 18 & 25


The Mud Room Studio
Grades K-5

Come join The Mud Room Studio and paint your own pottery at the Library!  Each participant will get to paint a truly unique pumpkin plate, perfect for a Thanksgiving feast.  Learn how to paint using glaze, as well as crystal opaque glaze.  

  Tuesday, November 8 @ 11:30am

        ->REGISTER FOR The Mud Room Studio, Nov 8<-

Raise a Reader - Fall 2016

Remember: storytime programs are free and open to the public. No registration is required. Please help us provide the best experience for all by selecting an age-appropriate storytime for your child.


Books & Babies with Ms. Yolaine

Birth-23 months and a caregiver
Wednesdays at 10:15am
September 14 - November 16

Movers & Shakers with Ms. Shannon

2 and 3 year olds and a caregiver
Mondays at 10:15am
September 12 - November 14

On My Own with Ms. Marilyn

4 and 5 year olds on their own
Fridays at 10:15am
September 16 - November 18

Creative Corner

4 and 5 year olds and a caregiver
Thursdays at 1:30pm
September 15 - November 17

Circle Time

All ages and a caregiver
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:15am​
Wednesdays at 1:30
September 13 - November 17

Pajama Storytime

All ages and a caregiver
3rd Tuesday of the month at 7pm
September 20, November 15

 

HTFLKids Fun - Spring 2016

Elementary schoolers are in for lots of fun this spring with HTFLKids. Don't miss a thing!

SOME PROGRAMS REQUIRE REGISTRATION - All registration is through EventKeeper (follow the links below).


LEGO Club 
Grades K-5
Each week we’ll have a new building challenge and then showcase our creations.

Session II: Thursdays @ 4pm, Apr 28, May 5 and 12
 


Reading Olympics Club
Grades 2-5

You're already reading the books; now come have some fun with them at HTFL!  Each month, we'll highlight a different book from the Elementary Reading Olympics list and participate in a variety of related activities and crafts.

          ->REGISTER FOR Reading Olympics Club, May 4<-


PAWS for Reading
Grades K and up

Come to HTFL and practice reading to the best listener—A dog! Therapy dogs Rutland, Ziggy and Piper come to the Library to meet with young readers and listen to children read a book of their choice.

Within a week from the program date, you will be assigned a 10-minute time slot for your child to read with one of the therapy dogs. Please plan to arrive a few minutes before your time begins.  

2nd Wednesdays @ 7pm, May 11

->REGISTER FOR PAWS for Reading, May 11<-


Book Bingo
Grades K-5

Come for bingo, leave with great books to add to your personal library.

3rd Thursdays @ 4pm, May 19

No registration required.


Around the World in 3 Weeks
Grades 2-5

Explore the world without ever leaving HTFL!  Using the laptop lab, help Ms. Roxane plan a trip around the world and also enjoy related crafts and snacks each week.  

    Mondays @ 4pm, May 2-16
 


Paper Magic
Grades 2-5

Join us as we use paper and scissors to learn tricks and amaze your family and friends!  

  Wednesdays @ 4pm, May 11 and 18
->REGISTER FOR Paper Magic<-


 

Raise a Reader - Spring 2016

Remember: storytime programs are free and open to the public. No registration is required. Please help us provide the best experience for all by selecting an age-appropriate storytime for your child.


Books & Babies with Ms. Yolaine

Birth-23 months and a caregiver
Wednesdays at 10:15am
April 13 - May 18

Movers & Shakers with Ms. Shannon

2 and 3 year olds and a caregiver
Mondays at 10:15am
April 11 - May 16

On My Own with Ms. Marilyn

4 and 5 year olds on their own
Fridays at 10:15am
April 15 - May 20

Creative Corner

4 and 5 year olds and a caregiver
Thursdays at 1:30pm
April 14 - May 19

Circle Time

All ages and a caregiver
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:15am​
Mondays at 1:30 pm NEW TIME!
April 11 - May 19

Pajama Storytime 

All ages and a caregiver
3rd Tuesday of the month at 7pm
April 19 and May 17

 

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