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HTFLKids Fun - Winter 2017

Elementary schoolers are in for lots of fun this winter with HTFL kids. 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 I: Tuesdays @ 4pm, Jan 10, 17, 24
      Session II: Thursdays @ 4pm, Feb 23, March 2 & 9

        ->REGISTER FOR Lego Club, Session II<-


Fun with Food 
Grades K-5

Love to cook?  Join Ms. Roxane for an adventure in no-bake cooking.  Each week you'll explore different cookbooks and recipes.

      Mondays @ 4pm, Jan 23, 30, Feb 6
        ->REGISTER FOR Fun with Food<-


Meet a Famous Artist
Grades 1-5

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

      2nd Wednesdays @ 4pm January 11, February 8 & March 8

        ->REGISTER FOR Meet a Famous Artist, Feb 8<-
        ->REGISTER FOR Meet a Famous Artist, Mar 8<-


Crazy Crafternoons
Grades K-5

Drop in with your grown-up and see what project we have to create this month.  Feel free to let your imagination run wild with the materials on hand too!

      3rd Wednesdays @ 4pm, January 18, February 15 & March 15

No registration required.


Book Bingo
Grades K-5

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

3rd Thursdays @ 4pm, January 19, February 16 & March 16

No registration required.


Fairies Book Club
Grades K-5

Can't get enough of the Rainbow Fairies books by Daisy Meadows?  Join us as we create ways to attract fairies to your very own fairy garden.

      Wednesdays @ 4pm, January 25 & February 1

        ->REGISTER FOR Fairies Book Club<-


Who Was Book Club
Grades 2-5

Love the Who Was series of biographies?  This is the place for you! Explore a different historical figure each week through read-alouds and activities!

      Thursdays @ 4pm, February 2 & 9

        ->REGISTER FOR Who Was Book Club<-


Animal Adventures
Grades 1-5

Come discover which animals are native to Pennsylvania through hands-on exploration and fun activities!

      Tuesdays @ 4pm, February 14, 21 & 28

        ->REGISTER FOR Animal Adventures<-


Tinker Lab
Grades 2-5

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

      Mondays @ 4pm, February 27, March 6 & 13

        ->REGISTER FOR Tinker Lab<-

Raise a Reader - Winter 2017

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
January 11 - March 15

Movers & Shakers with Ms. Shannon

2 and 3 year olds and a caregiver
Mondays at 10:15am
January 9 - March 13

On My Own with Ms. Marilyn

4 and 5 year olds on their own
Fridays at 10:15am
January 13 - March 17

Creative Corner

4 and 5 year olds and a caregiver
Thursdays at 1:30pm
January 12 - March 16

Circle Time

All ages and a caregiver
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:15am​
Wednesdays at 1:30
January 10 - March 16

Pajama Storytime

All ages and a caregiver
3rd Tuesday of the month at 7pm
January 17, February 21, March 21

 

Holiday Kids 2016

 

Regular programming is on break, but check out the special events and activities taking place during the month of December!  


Make-and-Take Crafts

Stop by the Children's Room desk and make a winter craft to take home and enjoy.

         December 1-30, anytime!  


Hidden Picture Game

Stop by the Children's Room desk and find a different winter friend each week!  Fill out a slip and be entered into a raffle for a prize!

December 1-30, anytime! 


2017 Reading Challenge

Stop by the Children's Room desk and pick up the 2017 Reading Challenge sheet!  Read 17 types of books in 2017!  

December 1-30, anytime! 


Storytelling Yoga

StoryTelling Yoga is a fun way to introduce your child to yoga!  Through storytelling incorporating song, art, and movement, we explore yoga poses including Down Dog, Turtle, and Cobra.  Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a water bottle, yoga mat (if you have one), light blanket for relaxation and your child's favorite stuffed animal or blanket.  

December 7, 10:30-11:15am


Holiday PJ Storytime

Enjoy good night tales before heading to bed.  Children are encouraged to come dressed in their favorite jammies!

         Tuesday, December 13 @ 7-7:30pm


Preschool Play Time

Drop in to enjoy our educational toys at this informal playgroup.

Wednesdays, December 14 and 21 @ 10am-12pm


Winter Movies

Don't let cabin fever get you down, join us for a wintry movie in the Children's Room.

December 28, 29, and 30 @ 11am-1pm​


 

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