Programs for Kids

The Children’s Department at Lee Memorial Library serves our patrons from birth through 8th grade. For programs for grades 5-8, click here. For grades 9-12, visit our Young Adult Department.

 

Children and Family Programs

 

Preschool STEM

 

STEM for Pre-School

Presented by Rainbow Corners Nursery School. Wednesday, November 13th at 1:30. Register Here.

Learn how air can move an object at this fun and exciting program! Ages 3-5. Registration required.

 

Endangered NJ

 

Endangered NJ

Presented by Tenafly Nature Center. Tuesday, November 12th at 3:30. Ages 7+. Register here.

Learn about the major factors that threaten animals with endangerment and extinction worldwide. Discover how people both directly and indirectly affect the Earth’s biodiversity, and meet 4-5 living examples of species whose populations are being affected by human actions today. Gain awareness of New Jersey’s 60+ endangered species, and develop solutions to help prevent threats to our local wildlife. Ages 7+. Registration required.

 

School Year Programs

 


Baby Time

Select Mondays at 10:30. No registration required. For specific dates, see our calendar.

This is a song and story time, just for babies 18 months and younger. We’ll have fun songs and rhymes, a story, and a period of free play. Baby Time meets Mondays at 10:30AM for approximately 30 minutes. No registration required.

 

 

Toddler Time

Select Tuesdays at 10:30. No registration required. For specific dates, see our calendar.

Recommended for ages 18 months to 3 years, this story time includes songs, stories, and a craft based around a weekly theme, as well as a period of free play. All children must attend with a parent or caregiver. Classes meet on Tuesdays at 10:30AM, and run for 45 minutes.

 

 

Zumba Kids

First and third Thursdays each month at 10:30. For specific dates, see our calendar.

Join Zumba instructor Mary-Lee Costello for a fun, high energy music, book, and dance program just for the little ones! Ages 5 and under. Registration not required.

 

Elementary School Programs (K- 4)

 

04 - Junior Art Club

 

Junior Art Club

Second Monday of each month. Grades 1-4. For specific dates, see our calendar. Register here.

Explore a variety of art styles with a new project each month! Materials will be provided. Grades 1-4.

 

 

Harry Potter program

 

Dumbledore’s Army

Tuesday, November 10th at 3:30. No registration necessary. Ages 7+.

Join us for a Harry Potter program presented by NHHS students!

 

All Ages Programs

 

Copy of March Crafternoons

 

Crafternoons

Select Thursdays at 3:30. For specific dates, see our calendar.

On select Thursdays at 3:30PM, Crafternoons are open to children of all ages, though children under 5 must have an adult to assist them. At each session, Ms. Emily and Marica will lead the group through a fun craft that participants can then take home with them. These crafts can get messy, so be prepared! No registration required; see our calendar for further details.

 

7 Jan Lego Build

 

Lego Build

Fridays at 3:30. All ages. No registration necessary.

Stop by the library every Friday, when we’ll have our Legos out! Challenge yourself or your friends to see what you can create. If you dream it, you can build it! Children under the age of 5 should attend with an adult.

 

06 - Homework Help

 

Please visit our calendar for an updated list of children’s programs in the upcoming season.

Questions or comments? Contact the Youth Services Librarian at kids@allendale.bccls.org.