Children's Programming at the Herr Memorial Library

Just for Kids

October 18, 2017 to November 30, 2017

Herr Memorial Library

 

 

Baby Discover
Wednesdays, 10:00 am
For babies birth to 18 months and their caregivers to enjoy stories read aloud, an introduction to sign language, free play time, sensory exploration, and much more. A great opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Register by calling 570-966-0831 or stopping by the circulation desk of the library.

Toddler Discover
Thursdays, 10:00 am
This class is for children ages 18 months to 3 years old and their caregivers. This free class offers a fun, safe and educational learning environment that includes weekly themes, stories read aloud, arts and crafts projects, free play time, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music and movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. Space is limited and registration is required. Call 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library to register.

Preschool Discover
Wednesday & Thursdays, 10:45 am
This program is for children 3 to 5 years old and their caregivers. It is a free class that offers a fun, safe and educational learning environment that includes weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time (to include weather, calendar, arts and crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games and activities) and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. Space is limited and registration is required, call 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library to register.

Children's Pumpkin Painting
Thursday, October 26 – 7:00 pm
Dive into fun and paint a pumpkin at the library. This program runs together with the Jack-O-Lantern Contest with Mayor Cooney. Registration is required so enough materials are provided. Call 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library to register.

Children’s Pet Costume Photo Contest
Tuesday, October 31 – 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Herr Library will be holding a Children's Pet Costume Photo Contest for children 12 and under. Enter a photo of you and your pet dressed in their favorite costume for a chance to win a prize! Pick up an entry form at the library along with contest details. Entries will be taken from October 1 through October 26. Photos will be displayed in the library for voting. Voting will take place between October 27 and October 31 at the Library. The winner will be announced November 1st.

 

 

 

 

 

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Upcoming Just for Kids Events

Exploring Club at the Children's Museum

November 15, 2016 to December 19, 2017

What is Exploring Club? Clubs are for boys and girls between 10 and 14 years old who are interested in learning about exciting career choices! Join us as we explore different career paths through hands-on learning, guest speakers, field trips and a bunch of fun!

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Owens Farm Guided Tours

April 1, 2017 to November 1, 2017

Sustainable and humane farming is all over the news these days, and here's your chance to see how it's done. The Owens family raises sheep, pigs, chickens, turkeys, horses and honeybees on 112 acres of pasture and woods. See the border collie working, piglets at play, and happy hens.

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Dinosaurs Come to Life

April 22, 2017 to October 29, 2017

Travel back in time with this prehistoric outdoor adventure!

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