Events in the next 6 months

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Friday, January 20, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddlers and caregivers.

Title:Scientific Kids Club
Date:Saturday, January 21, 2017
Time:2:00pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Ralph Holley
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Join Ralph and Steven as they explore acoustics, or the science of sound.

Pre-registration is preferred, which can be done by either calling the Forbes Library Children's Department at 413-587-1010 or filling out the online registration form here!

Title:Storytime
Date:Monday, January 23, 2017
Time:10:30am - 11:00am
Location:Children's Department
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Storytime with Ellie

Join Ellie for storytime on Monday morning at 10:30! 

 

Title:Baby Storytime
Date:Monday, January 23, 2017
Time:11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek/Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Join us to read books, sing songs, play with puppets and toys, and meet other babies and caregivers! The first 20 minutes are storytime, followed by 40 minutes of free play with toys. For children ages 0-18 months. 

Title:Reading Buddies: Read with Percy Jackson, therapy dog
Date:Monday, January 23, 2017
Time:4:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Accessibility, Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Title:Kids' Craft Club
Date:Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Arts and Crafts, Children's Events
Description:

Read a story and make a fun craft! For children ages 5-12.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddler and caregivers.

Title:LEGO Club
Date:Thursday, January 26, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Ralph Holley
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Come enjoy a fun afternoon playing with LEGOs! For ages 5 and up.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Friday, January 27, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddlers and caregivers.

Title:Matilda
Date:Friday, January 27, 2017
Time:3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Ralph Holley
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Film Screenings, One-Time Events
Description:

Join us and have some popcorn as we show the film Matilda at 3:00 on Friday, January 27th in the Community Room! 

Matilda is a 1996 American children's fantasy comedy film based on the book by Roald Dahl.  It tells the story of a wonderful little girl, who happens to be a genius, and her wonderful teacher vs. the worst parents ever and the worst school principal imaginable.

The following week in the Community Room at 3:30 on Thursday, February 2nd, we will be hosting the first meeting of the new children’s Fiction ’n Flicks! Book & Film Club, discussing both the original Roald Dahl book as well as the film! Copies of the book are available behind the Children’s Desk. 

Title:Storytime
Date:Monday, January 30, 2017
Time:10:30am - 11:00am
Location:Children's Department
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Storytime with Ellie

Join Ellie for storytime on Monday morning at 10:30! 

 

Title:Baby Storytime
Date:Monday, January 30, 2017
Time:11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek/Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Join us to read books, sing songs, play with puppets and toys, and meet other babies and caregivers! The first 20 minutes are storytime, followed by 40 minutes of free play with toys. For children ages 0-18 months. 

Title:Reading Buddies: Read with Percy Jackson, therapy dog
Date:Monday, January 30, 2017
Time:4:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Accessibility, Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Title:Kids' Craft Club
Date:Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Arts and Crafts, Children's Events
Description:

Read a story and make a fun craft! For children ages 5-12.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddler and caregivers.

Title:Fiction 'n Flicks! Book Club: Matilda
Date:Thursday, February 2, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Ralph Holley
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Join us as we discuss Roald Dahl's Matilda along with Danny DeVito's film adaptation. 

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Friday, February 3, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddlers and caregivers.

Title:Sensory Storytime
Date:Friday, February 3, 2017
Time:3:15pm - 4:15pm
Presenter:Kat and Mairead
Location:Community Room
Categories:Accessibility, Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Title:Cancelled today: Storytime
Date:Monday, February 6, 2017
Time:10:30am - 11:00am
Location:Children's Department
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Cancelled 2/6

Storytime with Ellie

Join Ellie for storytime on Monday morning at 10:30! 

 

Title:Baby Storytime
Date:Monday, February 6, 2017
Time:11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek/Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Join us to read books, sing songs, play with puppets and toys, and meet other babies and caregivers! The first 20 minutes are storytime, followed by 40 minutes of free play with toys. For children ages 0-18 months. 

Title:Reading Buddies: Read with Percy Jackson, therapy dog
Date:Monday, February 6, 2017
Time:4:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Accessibility, Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Title:Kids' Craft Club
Date:Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Arts and Crafts, Children's Events
Description:

Read a story and make a fun craft! For children ages 5-12.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddler and caregivers.

Title:LEGO Club
Date:Thursday, February 9, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Ralph Holley
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Come enjoy a fun afternoon playing with LEGOs! For ages 5 and up.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Friday, February 10, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddlers and caregivers.

Title:Doctor Who Club
Date:Saturday, February 11, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:Community Room
Categories:Adult Events, Children's Events, Film Screenings, One-Time Events
Description:

Are bowties still cool? Find out at Doctor Who Club! Note: this event is Neil Gaiman themed.

Free and open to all. Snacks are welcome and also strongly encouraged.

Questions? Comments? Contact Jason: junglejasonjr<at>gmail<dot>com

Title:Cancelled today: Storytime
Date:Monday, February 13, 2017
Time:10:30am - 11:00am
Location:Children's Department
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Cancelled 2/13

Storytime with Ellie

Join Ellie for storytime on Monday morning at 10:30! 

 

Title:Baby Storytime
Date:Monday, February 13, 2017
Time:11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek/Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Join us to read books, sing songs, play with puppets and toys, and meet other babies and caregivers! The first 20 minutes are storytime, followed by 40 minutes of free play with toys. For children ages 0-18 months. 

Title:Reading Buddies: Read with Percy Jackson, therapy dog
Date:Monday, February 13, 2017
Time:4:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Accessibility, Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Title:Kids' Craft Club
Date:Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Arts and Crafts, Children's Events
Description:

Read a story and make a fun craft! For children ages 5-12.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddler and caregivers.

Title:LEGO Club
Date:Thursday, February 16, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Ralph Holley
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Come enjoy a fun afternoon playing with LEGOs! For ages 5 and up.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Friday, February 17, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddlers and caregivers.

Title:Kids' Craft Club
Date:Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Arts and Crafts, Children's Events
Description:

Read a story and make a fun craft! For children ages 5-12.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddler and caregivers.

Title:LEGO Club
Date:Thursday, February 23, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Ralph Holley
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Come enjoy a fun afternoon playing with LEGOs! For ages 5 and up.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Friday, February 24, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddlers and caregivers.

Title:Storytime
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:10:30am - 11:00am
Location:Children's Department
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Storytime with Ellie

Join Ellie for storytime on Monday morning at 10:30! 

 

Title:Baby Storytime
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek/Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Join us to read books, sing songs, play with puppets and toys, and meet other babies and caregivers! The first 20 minutes are storytime, followed by 40 minutes of free play with toys. For children ages 0-18 months. 

Title:Reading Buddies: Read with Percy Jackson, therapy dog
Date:Monday, February 27, 2017
Time:4:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Accessibility, Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Title:Kids' Craft Club
Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Arts and Crafts, Children's Events
Description:

Read a story and make a fun craft! For children ages 5-12.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddler and caregivers.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Friday, March 3, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddlers and caregivers.

Title:Sensory Storytime
Date:Friday, March 3, 2017
Time:3:15pm - 4:15pm
Presenter:Kat and Mairead
Location:Community Room
Categories:Accessibility, Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Title:Storytime
Date:Monday, March 6, 2017
Time:10:30am - 11:00am
Location:Children's Department
Categories:Children's Events
Description:

Storytime with Ellie

Join Ellie for storytime on Monday morning at 10:30! 

 

Title:Baby Storytime
Date:Monday, March 6, 2017
Time:11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek/Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Join us to read books, sing songs, play with puppets and toys, and meet other babies and caregivers! The first 20 minutes are storytime, followed by 40 minutes of free play with toys. For children ages 0-18 months. 

Title:Reading Buddies: Read with Percy Jackson, therapy dog
Date:Monday, March 6, 2017
Time:4:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Accessibility, Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Title:Kids' Craft Club
Date:Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Sarah Johnson
Location:Community Room
Categories:Arts and Crafts, Children's Events
Description:

Read a story and make a fun craft! For children ages 5-12.

Title:Toddler Time
Date:Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Time:11:00am - 11:30am
Presenter:Kat Janeczek
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Stories, songs, puppets, bubbles! Come have fun with other toddler and caregivers.

Title:LEGO Club
Date:Thursday, March 9, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Presenter:Ralph Holley
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events
Description:

Come enjoy a fun afternoon playing with LEGOs! For ages 5 and up.