Sunday, March 2, 2014

No Storytimes on Monday, March 3

Well, it looks like our first day of SPRING storytimes has been ruined by snow. Enjoy the day and I will see you next Monday!

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Spring Storytimes!!

Spring 2014 Storytimes

Registration begins on Tuesday, February 18th at 7:00 AM. Registration links are in the sidebar. Call the library at 610-543-0436 with any questions!

Infant’s Only
(Birth to 12 months with
parent or caregiver)

No siblings over 12 mos.
Books, Puppets, Lap Rhymes,
Fingerplays, Songs and Playtime
Wednesday 10:00-10:45 am

Wee Read
(Birth to 24 months with
parent or caregiver)

Books, Puppets, Lap Rhymes,
Fingerplays, Songs and Playtime
Tuesday 10:00-10:45 am
Tuesday 11:00-11:45 am


Toddler Tales
(Ages 2-3½ with
parent or caregiver)

Books, Puppets, Fingerplays,
Songs and a Simple Craft
Monday 9:30-10:15 am
Monday 10:30-11:15 pm


Preschool Storytime
(Ages 3½-5)
Books, Games, Songs and a Craft!
Tuesday 2:00-2:45 pm
Wednesday 1:00-1:45

Afterschool Storytime
(Kindergarten-Grade 3)
Books, Games, Songs and a Craft!
Monday 4:15-5:00 pm 

Sunshine Storytime
(Ages 2-5 with parent or caregiver)
A sensory storytime in a supportive environment for children on the autism spectrum, with sensory processing disorder, language delays or other developmental needs.
Thursday 10:00-11:00
A sensory storytime in a supportive environment for children on the autism spectrum, with sensory processing disorder, language delays or other developmental needs. - See more at: http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=DELCO&curKey1=Swarthmore%20Public%20Library&curMode=ADMIN&fRef=105622&edEvtID=undefined#4/24/2014
A sensory storytime in a supportive environment for children on the autism spectrum, with sensory processing disorder, language delays or other developmental needs. - See more at: http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=DELCO&curKey1=Swarthmore%20Public%20Library&curMode=ADMIN&fRef=105622&edEvtID=undefined#4/24/2014

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Winter 2014 Storytimes!

Registration begins on Monday, December 23rd at 7:00 AM!


Thursday, December 12, 2013

Winter FUN!!

Upcoming Events!
Register Now!
Links are in the sidebar!
Call 610-543-0436 if you have any questions or problems.

Snow King and Queen Makeovers! 
Thursday, December 19th
3-5 PM (Drop-In Anytime)
All Ages

Wear your sparkliest and snowiest outfit and join us for icy makeovers! We'll make sparkly crowns and hats and jewels and wands. Bring your camera for a photo shoot when your done!

Snowy Sparkly Dance Party!
Monday, December 23rd
10 AM
Ages Birth-2 (but siblings are welcome to join in)

Wear your winter whites and sparkly gowns and join us for a baby dance party! Enjoy songs, dancing, scarves, bubbles, playtime and socializing for the grown-up! Baby snacks at the end!

Movie at the Library!
Monday, December 30th
10 AM
Ages 4 and Up (and playtime for babies)

Join us for a movie on our big screen! We will be watching Shelley Duvall's Fairy Tale Theatre: The Snow Queen (Rated G). The storytime room will be open with toys and crafts for younger kids and their grown-ups.

Sunday, October 20, 2013

November-December Storytime!

November 12th-December 18th

Infant’s Only
(Birth to 12 months with parent or caregiver)
No siblings over 12 mos. of age please.
Books, Puppets, Lap Rhymes, Fingerplays,
Songs and Playtime
Wednesday 10:00-10:45 am

Wee Read

(Birth to 24 months with parent or caregiver)
Books, Puppets, Lap Rhymes, Fingerplays,
Songs and Playtime
Tuesday 10:00-10:45 am
Tuesday 11:00-11:45 am

Toddler Tales
(Ages 2-3½ with parent or caregiver)
Books, Puppets, Fingerplays, z
Songs and a Simple Craft
Monday 9:30-10:15 am
Monday 10:30-11:15 am

Preschool Storytime
(Ages 3½-5)
Books, Games, Songs and a Craft!
Tuesday 2:00-2:45 pm
Wednesday 1:00-1:45

Afterschool Storytime

(Kindergarten-Grade 3)
Books, Games, Songs and a Craft!
Monday 4:15-5:00 pm

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Sunshine Storytime

A Sensory Storytime for children on the autism spectrum.
Join Miss Kristin and Miss Karen on Thursday mornings at 10 AM for stories, songs, scarves, instruments and other sensory toys. We will finish with a themed craft and playtime for the kids and socializing time for grown-ups. If you have any questions or suggestions call the library anytime at 610-543-0436. Hope to see you there!

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Register for Summer Programs and Online Summer Reading Club!

Registration for Summer Storytimes and Summer Specials begins on Monday, June 3rd at 7:00 AM. The registration links are in the sidebar. Call the library at 610-543-0436 with any questions or problems. See below for a listing and description of all available programs.

Don't forget to register for the Online Summer Reading Program!
This program is open to kids and babies of all ages! After registering, stop in the library to pick up your prize pack (this contains small pieces so it's best for older children)! Log books online as you read. For every 5 books you read you can add a jewel to our buried treasure! Read 20 books and get a free owl t-shirt! Reach the goal of 100 books and add a golden doubloon to the treasure and be entered into a drawing to adopt a meerkat and get a meet-and-greet with an animal of your choice at the Philadelphia Zoo! (If you are reading chapter books you can add a jewel for every book you read, collect your t-shirt after reading 8 books and add a golden doubloon and be entered into the drawing after reaching the goal of 25 books.)

To sign up for Online Summer Reading just click on the links in the sidebar.
-Choose Read to Me if your child isn't reading yet.
-Choose Dig Into Reading! for readers in grades K-6.
-Choose Beneath the Surface if you are in grades 7-12.