Norristown Library: June events

MONTGOMERY COUNTY-NORRISTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY
1001 POWELL ST.
NORRISTOWN, PA  19401
610-278-5100 X 205

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Slime Fun! - Tuesday, June 4 @ 2:00 pm

Come make some ooey, gooey, slimy stuff to play with! For children in grades K-6. Drop in. Children under age 8 must accompanied by an adult. NASD early dismissal day activity.

 

LEGO PLUS - Saturday, June 8 @ 2:00 pm

Imagine, create, and build using a variety of building sets, including LEGO, K’Nex, Straws and Connectors, and more! For kids in grades K-6. Drop in. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. 

 

SUMMER READING PROGRAM - Saturday, June 15 through Saturday, August 10

A Universe of Stories. Win prizes for reading! Pick up a summer reading log in the Children’s Department and keep track of the minutes you read. For every two hours you read or have been read to, you win a prize and a chance to win a bicycle or an Amazon gift card. (Maximum 10 free books per child.) For children ages 0-12.

 

Big Truck Day! - Saturday, June 22 from 12:00-2:00 pm

Kick off our Summer Reading season! See and touch big trucks up close and personal! Firetruck, police vehicle, bookmobile, and more! We’ll also have a children’s book sale (cash only) and free ice cream courtesy of Bryn Mawr Trust. For kids of all ages. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Baby Lap Rap Mondays, June 24 through August 5 @ 10:30 am

Simple stories, new and traditional songs, rhymes, shaker eggs and rhythm sticks for your baby and you! Ages 0-18 months with a caregiver. Drop in.

 

Stay and Play! - Mondays through Thursdays, June 24 through August 8 from 11:00 am - noon

Open play time in our Children’s Learning Center following our story times. Your child can play with our fun educational toys, and you can meet other caregivers. Ages 0-6 with a caregiver. Drop in.

 

Sew Awesome! - Mondays, June 24 through August 5 @ 2:30 pm

Learn how to sew by hand and with a sewing machine. Make fun, usable projects! Since we build on skills learned each week, attendees must arrive on time and come to every class. For kids ages 8-12. REGISTRATION REQUIRED starting June 1. Class size is limited.

 

Movie Tuesday - Tuesdays, June 25 through August 13 @ 10:00 am

Free family-friendly (PG-rated) movies in our Community Room! Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Reading Rockets - Tuesdays, June 25 through August 6 @ 10:30 am

Activities are aimed at developing skills for Kindergarten, with stories, crafts, fun movement songs, and hands-on activities. For children ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers. Drop in.

 

Crafternoon - Tuesdays, June 25 through August 6 @ 3:00 pm

Crafternoon- 3:00 pm - Feeling creative? Come make a craft! For kids ages 6-12. Drop in. Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

STEM Stars - Wednesdays, June 26 through August 7 @ 10:30 am

Stories, crafts, and hands-on activities that explore simple Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math concepts. For ages 4-6 with a caregiver. Drop in.

 

LEGO PLUS - Wednesdays, June 26 through August 7 @ 3:00 pm

Imagine, create, and build using a variety of building sets, including LEGO, K’Nex, Straws and Connectors, and more! For kids in grades K-6. Drop in. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Budding Bookworms - Thursdays, June 27 through August 8 @ 10:30 am

Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement activities for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 3 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

 

Theater Workshop - Thursday, June 27 @ 3:00 pm

Children will be introduced to a variety of theater games that will demonstrate such concepts as stage presence, character development, and stage direction. The class will conclude with a short scripted play in which all children will have an opportunity to demonstrate the skills taught in the workshop. Ages 8-12. REGISTRATION REQUIRED starting June 1.

 

Twilight Tales - Thursdays, June 27 through August 8 @ 7:00 pm

Family storytime! Our activities will be a mixture of fun and learning with stories, songs, and an occasional craft and parachute play. For ages 0-7 with a caregiver. Drop in.

 

Traveling Planetarium! - Friday, June 28 @ 11:00 am

Locate planets, stars, constellations and more! See the Milky Way and touch a Meteorite, explore the Moon, look for different colored Stars, see the Northern Lights, and experience the Night Sky like never before! Ages 3 and up. REGISTRATION REQUIRED starting June 1. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Kids Cook! - Fridays, June 28 through August 9 @ 2:30 pm

Learn basic cooking techniques and prepare easy, yummy recipes! Since we build on skills learned each week, it is important for attendees to arrive on time and come to every class. For kids with adventurous appetites, ages 6-12. REGISTRATION REQUIRED starting June 1. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Class size is limited. No class on July 5.