WEEKLY PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS

Please note: only one preschool program registration is allowed per child ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR WEEKLY PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS BEGINS Thursday, June 15 AT 10:00 AM.

Bouncing Babies
For lap sitting babies from birth on up. Rhymes, songs, and playtime for all lap-sitting babies with caregiver. Wednesdays at 11:00 AM, July 5- Aug 2. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

Mother Goose Time
For children ages 1 - 2 old with caregiver. Finger plays, rhymes, songs and stories. Tuesdays at 10:00 AM, 7/11-8/8 OR Thursdays at 10:00 AM, July 6-August 3. REGISTER FOR ONE SESSION ONLY (TUESDAY OR THURSDAY).

Toddler Time
For children ages 2 -4 with caregiver. Finger plays, rhymes, songs and stories. Tuesdays at 11:00 AM, July 11-Aug 8, OR Wednesdays, at 10 am July 5-Aug 2. REGISTER FOR ONE SESSION ONLY (TUESDAY OR WEDNESDAY).

Pajama Story Time
For children grades Pre-K to 2. Wednesdays, July 5-26, at 7 pm. Come hear fun stories while dressed in your favorite pj's! Bring a blanket and teddy if you want! *PLEASE NOTE: THIS CLASS IS FOR CHILDREN UNACCOMPANIED BY THEIR CAREGIVER.* NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

Music and Movement with Lori Cohen
For children 1-6 years old with caregiver. Mondays at 6:30 pm July10-August 7, OR Tuesdays at 1 pm July 11-August 8 This is a drop in program. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.


SPECIAL PROGRAMS

"Build a Better World" Summer Reading Club Kick-Off party!!
Come SUMMER READERS to our 2nd Annual SUMMER READING Kickoff Party!! Enjoy games, food and fun AND sign up to play our Summer Reading Game, from 2 - 3:30PM Friday June 23. Come one, come all! NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

"Build a Better World" Storytime Lab: Communities
July 24 at 4:30 for children in grades K-3 We will read some stories about neighborhoods and communities, and you will design your own neighborhood to take home. For children in grades K-3 with a valid Hart library card. Registration begins June 15 at 10 a.m.

"Build a Better World" Storytime Lab: Exploration
July 31 at 4:30 for children in grades K-3 Learn about exploring and trying new things, and make your own rocket ship to take home. For children in grades K-3 with a valid Hart library card. Registration begins June 15 at 10 a.m.

"Build a Better World" Storytime Lab: Friendship and Sharing
August 7 at 4:30 for children in grades K-3 Friendship and sharing help build a better world, and we will read some stories and make a sharing game to take home. For children in grades K-3 with a valid Hart library card. Registration begins June 15 at 10 a.m.

'Build a Better World" Storytime Lab: Building
August 14 at 4:30 for children in grades K-3 Read some stories about how things are built to make the world a better place, and try out some real tools, and make your own paper tool belt to take home. For children in grades K-3 with a valid Hart library card. Registration begins June 15 at 10 a.m.

HART TO H.E.A.R.T.
Come read to therapy dogs! For readers entering grades K- 5. Thursdays, June 15, July 13, July 27, and August 10, 5:30 - 6:30PM Register in person or call 914-245-5262, for a 15 minute slot.

Sciencetellers!! Tall Ships & Pirate Tales
Monday June 26 at 6:00 pm. For ages 6 and up. Ahoy! Set sail with us on a thrilling action-packed adventure about a crew of quirky pirates marooned on a deserted island. With mutiny and high-tide looming, they must rescue their salty captain and find a way to construct a ship before all hope is lost at sea! Don't miss this refreshing nautical tale with a twist! NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. PRESENT VALID HART LIBRARY CARD AT THE CHILDREN'S DESK FOR FREE TICKETS AT 5:30.

Family Movie Night! And Monday Family Matinees
Come see Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" on the big screen! Wednesday, June 28 at 6:00 pm. Or join us for Monday Family Matinee's on July 10 for "Moana" and 17 for "Trolls" at 4 pm. For children 4 and up. BYO snacks. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

Registration

ALL CLASSES REQUIRE REGISTRATION EXCEPT WHERE NOTED. ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR WEEKLY PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS BEGINS Thursday, June 15 AT 10:00 AM AT YORKTOWNLIBRARY.ORG. GO TO THE PROGRAM REGISTRATION TAB. Call the children's room 245-5262 EXT. 247 if you have questions. FOR ALL PRE-SCHOOL PROGRAMS, CHILDREN MUST BE THE APPROPRIATE AGE AT THE START OF THE PROGRAM. Child/Parent must be a Yorktown or Cortlandt resident and have a valid Hart Library card.

Special Thanks

A BIG THANK YOU TO THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY WHOSE SUPPORT HAS MADE ONLINE REGISTRATION AND MUCH OF OUR SPECIAL PROGRAMMING POSSIBLE.

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Kurt Gallagher Songs for Playful Children
Fridays, June 2 and 30, July 7 and August 11th at 1:30. For children ages 3-5. Drop in for some musical fun with the ever-popular Kurt Gallagher! PRESENT YOUR VALID HART LIBRARY CARD AT THE CHILDREN'S DESK FOR A FREE TICKET BEGINNING AT 1:00 PM. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

Jennie Sunshine
Thursday, June 29 at 2:00 PM. For children ages 2 and up with their families. Come sings some songs about the 4th of July, a little Yankee Doodle and all about the animals of summer with Jennie Sunshine. This is an interactive show for children and their caregivers. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. PRESENT YOUR VALID HART LIBRARY CARD AT THE CHILDREN'S DESK FOR A FREE TICKET BEGINNING AT 1:30 PM.

Chess Club
Four Tuesdays, August 8-29 at 6:30pm. This program is for children ages 7 and up who already know how to play chess. The first meeting is devoted to reintroduction instruction and from then on children play matches. *Register once for all 4 weeks.

Westchester Children's Museum: Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Wednesday, July 11 at 4:30pm. For children in grades K-3. Westchester Children's Museum presents: Goldilocks and The Three Bears; a STEM program where children are challenged to build a chair and a bed that is "just right" for Goldilocks. * ONLINE REGISTRATION BEGINS ON Thursday June 15 at 10:00 AM.

Westchester Children's Museum: Straw, Sticks, and Bricks
Tuesday July 18 at 4:30pm. For children in grades K-2. In this STEM approach to the classic tale of the Three Little Pigs, students work through the design and building process to create houses of straw, sticks and bricks. They will make their hypothesis and test which of the buildings withstands the huff and puff of the big bad wolf. *ONLINE REGISTRATION BEGINS ON Thursday June 15 AT 10:00 AM.

Westchester Children's Museum: Billy Goats Bridge Building
Wednesday, July 25 at 4:30pm. For children in grades K-3. A STEM-tastic engineering and design challenge that presents the many shapes, forms and architectural names of bridges we see around us every day. The fun includes a quick review of this favorite children's story, then using a variety of building materials the children will create their own bridge. *ONLINE REGISTRATION BEGINS ON THURSDAY June 15 AT 10:00 AM.

Bilingual Fiesta with Flor
Wednesdays July 12, 19, and 26 at 4:30. Fiesta is a bilingual music and movement program for children of all ages and their families. Flor Bromley presents fun stories, upbeat music, zany movement, entertaining puppetry, and drama in a new bilingual (English/Spanish) program for all ages. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. PRESENT YOUR VALID HART LIBRARY CARD AT THE CHILDREN'S DESK FOR A FREE TICKET BEGINNING AT 4:00.

Lego Free Build
Thursdays July 6, 13 and 27 from 4:30-5:30pm. Drop in for some Lego fun and build a creation with friends. We will display the finished products until the next week. For Ages 6 and up, No Registration required, just bring your Hart Library card!

Summer Yoga Series
Saturday, July 8, 15, 22 at 11am. For ages 5 and up. Come and Celebrate Summer with Fun ,Calming and Cool Yoga ! Bring your beautiful self and a mat if you have one! *ONLINE REGISTRATION BEGINS ON THURSDAY June 15 AT 10:00 AM.

Nature Nick!
Thursday, July 20 at 4:30pm. For children ages 4 and up and their families. Zoologist and animal trainer, Nature Nick present a fun and fast-paced show featuring 7-10 exotic animals including a kangaroo and monkey. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. PRESENT YOUR VALID HART LIBRARY CARD AT THE CHILDREN'S DESK FOR A FREE TICKET BEGINNING AT 4:00.

Michael Albert
Wednesday, July 5, 5-7pm. Join artist, Michael Albert and create your own recycled collage! Open to school age children(K-6). NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. This is a drop in program.

Green Meadows Farm! Animals Build a Better World!
Saturday, July 8, 1:30pm. For ages 5 and up. Meet Stickers the tree frog, Tickles the hedgehog, and Cheeks the chinchilla! Discover how each have an important role in nature to make the world a better place. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. PRESENT YOUR VALID HART LIBRARY CARD AT THE CHILDREN'S DESK FOR A FREE TICKET BEGINNING AT 1:00 PM.

Minecraft Madness with Jungle Jim
Friday, August 11, 3:00pm. For ages 5 and up. Combining magic, comedy and balloons, this 45-minute action-packed performance is a Minecraft fan's dream. Over a dozen volunteers join me on stage for activities such as the Building Block Madness Tournament, a riveting Zombie Chase, the Balloon Firework Rocket extravaganza, and the incredible giant slime-ball creation! NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. PRESENT YOUR VALID HART LIBRARY CARD AT THE CHILDREN'S DESK FOR A FREE TICKET BEGINNING AT 2:30.