KIDS! Fun with French Storytime 10/13

Join us on Tuesday, October 13th at 10 am in the Maggie Trafton Program room for a special French storytime with local French teacher, Doris Bonneau. Madame Bonneau will be reading and singing in French and showcasing our newest French Literacy kit on “Families”. We hope you will come join the fun. All are welcome. For more information, please call the library at 333-6640 ext.3

Finders Keepers by Keiko Kasza

Finders Keepers by Keiko Kasza

 

When a squirrel finds an acorn in the woods he claims it for himself calling out “‘Finder Keepers!”  He marks the spot with his red hat. When the wind blows the hat away where will it land? Each page in this delightful picture book shows a new woodland animal with the red hat. And the hat has many uses. Will the squirrel find his acorn again?  And his hat? With a twist at the end, this book is sure to become a favorite.  Ages 2-6

Let’s Pretend starts 10/2

Come join us as we explore different professions with your young child. Each week we will read a story about a different occupation, create a related craft, and have fun pretending. Let your child’s imagination soar! For children ages 2 – 5. Free. No registration required. Join us for one session or come to all four.

  • 10/2 Dinosaur Hunters
  • 10/9 Construction Workers
  • 10/16 Circus Performers
  • 10/23 Astronauts
  • 10/30 Pirates

Sprouts resume Sept. 19

~~Saturdays, September 19, 26th
10:30 AM – 10:50 AM in the Children’s Room
Join us Saturday mornings, 10:30- 10:50 a.m., early September through May, for a rousing lap sit program for babies through 36-months and their caregivers. We’ll gather on the story quilt with Heather to enjoy songs, nursery rhymes, and dancing, while making new friends

Preschool Story Time resumes Sept. 9

Each Wednesday morning we offer our story program for children ages 3-5 at 10 am.  All gather in the Children’s Room and the children ages 3-5 (and experienced listeners who are almost three) move to the program room for stories, songs and a craft. This program is for families; agencies and childcare groups may contact the library to schedule visits at another time. 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM in the Maggie Trafton Room. For story times for other ages, please see our Children’s Programs page.

MINI Book Sale Sept. 19

Our book sale room is overflowing so we are opening it up! We won’t be able to display all our sale books, but we will have plenty on the shelves, and you will be able to dig through boxes of books as well to find hidden gems. We have some great books, including a large donation of children’s books! September 19, 1-4PM.

African Drumming

Join us on Saturday afternoon at 2 pm for an exciting African drumming concert with Portland drummer Annegret Baier. All are welcome. This program is generously sponsored by the Fletcher Foundation.

Saturday September 12th 2-3 PM in the Androscoggin Room

Music Together

Please join Caroline Coffin  of Androscoggin Music Together for a free demonstration of the Music Together program on Friday August 21st in the Maggie Trafton Program room.
Music Together is a research-based music and movement program that supports the musical development of babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers.
For children ages 0 – 5. Space is limited, so please call the library at 333-6640 ext.3 to register or use our online registration form.

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