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" 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.

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.

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.
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!

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.

TWO NEW PROGRAMS ADDED!

Elastic Plastics
Thursday, August 10, 6:30pm. For children who have completed grades 3 - 5. 4H community educator Nancy Caswell will lead the participants in an exploration of the nature of chemical bonds and properties of substances. They will use chemical reactions to create a few difference polymers and will compare the properties and uses of each. REGISTER ONLIINE BEGINNING JULY 31.

Forensic Fun
Thursday, August 17, 6:30pm. For children who have completedgrades 3 - 5. Participants will be given six different pieces of evidence from the scene of a robbery. Using chemical and observational methods they will examine all the evidence, then organize and evaluate the results to decide if there is enough information to determine who the culprit is. This program is led by 4H education Nancy Caswell. REGISTER ONLIINE BEGINNING JULY 31.