Fall 2013 Programs

Special Event

Rescue 911

When: Wednesday, September 18 at 6 PM
Ages: 3 and up
Details: Join us for games, crafts, and fun! Registration begins Thursday, August 22. To register, call 594-1800 ext 107 or go to the Children's Room.

Fall Programs

Read to Rover

When: Wednesday, October 30 at 4:00pm and Wednesday, October 30 at 4:00 PM.
Ages: 5-10
Details: The "Read to Rover" program has shown that children who are learning to read feel more relaxed and less self-conscious when reading to animals. Reading to these specially trained dogs can enhance self-esteem by offering non-judgemental, non-threatening attention. Registration is required. Call 594-1800 ext. 107 or sign up in the Children's Room.

Pajama Story Time

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Children's Room
When:Thursdays at 6:30 PM
Ages:Family/All ages
Details: Pajama Story Time is an evening family program. It is held on Thursday evenings @ 6:30 and no registration is required. Children are encouraged to wear their favorite pajamas and join us for stories and crafts. This is a wonderful opportunity to visit the library as a family.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates: September 26; October 10 & 24

Preschool Story Time

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Children's Room
Time: Every other Tuesday at 10:30 A.M.  
Ages:2.5 - 6
Details: Preschool story times are on Tuesday mornings at 10:30am. This traditional story time is designed for children ages 2.5 to 6 years of age and features entertaining picture books, finger-plays, songs, movement activities and theme-related crafts to take home. This program is an ideal experience for children prior to entering school as well as those currently in pre-school. No registration required.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:September 17; October 1, 15, & 29

Walk - In Crafts

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Children's Room
When: Wednesdays at 3:30 PM
Ages: 5 and up
Details: Come do a seasonal craft! No registration is required.
Dates:
  • September 4 - Back to School Craft
  • November 6- Thanksgiving Craft

Lego Block Parties

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Community Room
When: Wednesdays or Thursdays at 3:30 PM
Ages: 6-12
Details: Make Lego creations with friends and have a snack. Please register in advance.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:Wednesday, September 11; Thursday, October 17

Music and Movement

Where: Chicopee Public Library - Community Room
Time: Fridays, 10:30 A.M.  
Ages: Ages 5 and under
Details: Dance, Sing, and Move!
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:September 13 & 27; October 11 & 25

Little Ones Lapsit

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Children's Room
When: Thursdays at 10:30 A.M.
Ages: 9-24 months
Details:Pre-registration is required for this 4 week session. Come join the Children's Department Staff and discover the fun that happens when you read and play with your baby. Registration week is September 16 - 20.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:September 26; October 3, 10 & 17

Terrific Twos

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Children's Room
When: Wednesdays at 10:30 A.M.
Ages: 24-36 months Details:Terrific Twos is a four-week program with registration required. This playtime/ storytime program will focus on the 2 years old child's special energy and sense of wonder. Children must be between 24-36 months. Registration week is September 16 - 20.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates: Session 1: September 25; October 2, 9, & 16

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