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Pre-School Programs October 2017 – May 2018

Register below!

Toddler Story HourToddler Reading

Tuesdays from 10:00 – 10:50 am.
Looking for a fun activity to do with your toddler? Come to toddler story hour and meet other parents, enjoy songs, movements, stories, and a craft with your toddler! This group is geared for toddlers and their caregivers age 18 months-35 months by September 1st. Caregivers must remain in the room with their toddler and pre-registration is required. Register Here! Note: The first 15 toddlers and their caregivers to arrive will be allowed into class that day. If we are full, try again next week.

Pre-K Story HourStory time chalk board and books

Tuesdays from 11:00-12:00.

Sign up for Pre-K story hour and enjoy songs, movements, stories, and a craft! This group is geared for Pre-K children ages 3 years by September 1st. Caregivers must remain on the same floor as their child and pre-registration is required. Register here! Note: The first 15 Pre-K children to arrive will be allowed into class that day. If we are full, try again next week. We’d love to have you attend!

Bouncing Babies

Bouncing Babies is a drop in program that meets Thursdays from 10:00-10:45 for babies from birth- 24 months and their caregivers. The program includes books, rhymes and songs! Register here!


Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Programs

Thursdays at 11:00 am 


Tune In Togethermusic preschool

meets the FIRST Thursday of the month, from 11:00-12:00. Toddlers and preschoolers and their caregivers are welcome to attend this hour long music program is led by a music educator.


Icky StickyIcky Sticky

meets the SECOND Thursday of the month, from 10:30-11:30. Toddlers and preschoolers and their caregivers are welcome to attend this hour long hands-on program.


Cozy Cornercozy corner

meets the THIRD Thursday of the month, from 10:30-11:30. Toddlers and preschoolers and their caregivers are welcome to attend this hour long relaxing program.


Read, Build, Playread build play

meets the FOURTH Thursday of the month, from 10:30-11:30. Toddlers and preschoolers and their caregivers are welcome to attend this hour long creative program.

CFCE programs will also be held on the FIFTH Thursday of the month from 10:30-11:30!


Grades K-5 Children’s Programs

Wednesdays from 4:00-4:45 children in grades K-5 are invited to fun activities each week!


PAWS TO PAGESpoodle and 2 kids

is held Thursdays  from 4:00-4:45 pm. Begins October 26, 2017Paws and Pages encourages children to become better readers by sharing a book with trained therapy dogs. This program is possible because of a generous volunteer and her canine helper.


Teens (Grades 6-9) 

Teens Kinect

Check out the Teen Page for information on programs and more!


Snow Day/Delay Policy 

If the Spencer/East Brookfield school district has as snow day or snow delay we will not hold early childhood programs that day.


IPAD! Available for use in Children’s Room! 


Discount Museum Passes Bench at end of path with flowers

The Richard Sugden Library has reduced price passes to the Ecotarium, Old SturbridgeVillage, Massachusetts State Parks (free), Tower Hill Botanic Garden, and the USS Constitution Museum (free).


UNATTENDED CHILD POLICY

Child 2014The responsibility for the safety of children in the library rests with the parent/caregiver and not with the library personnel€¦ Children 10 years of age or younger must be attended by a parent or adult caregiver while in the library. The parent or caregiver must be in the immediate vicinity of and in visual contact with the child.(See Librarian for the complete policy.)


CHILDREN’S BOOK SALE

Book with Door   There is an on-going Children’s Book Sale, in the Children’s Room.


 WEB LINKS

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Age of Learning’s award winning online curriculum includes 5000+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities for ages 2-7+.

question mark psychadelicDK FIND OUT  See, learn, and explore almost everything!

homeworkB. J. PINCHBECK’S HOMEWORK HELPER  contains more than 700 links which include homework-help, puzzle making, fun sites and more for students, parents, and teachers,  Created by the folks at Discovery Communications.

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FACT MONSTER HOMEWORK HELPER  contains information about, search tips, homework topics listed by subject area, improving study, speaking and listening, note-taking skills and improving writing techniques.

slimeNICK.COM  Check out Nickelodeon for kids music, games, web lab and more.

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SESAME STREET 
contains coloring pages, make-your-own story and games, featuring big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster and friends!

laughterFUNOLOGY.COM  is filled with magic tricks, secret codes, wacky facts, games, recipes, art and science!