Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library
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Children’s Programs and Events

childrensroomThe library offers many types of programs for children of all ages throughout the year.  The following are descriptions of some of these programs.  Also check our Calendar of Events for specific dates and times.

Toddler Times: Wiggles & Giggles

Storytime for 1-2 year olds and accompanying adults.  Fall and Spring Sessions are from 10:00-10:30 a.m. Advance registration is required.

Current session: January 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, and February 2nd

Preschool Story Session: Ready, Set, Read!

Storytime for 3-5 year olds and accompanying adults. Fall and Spring Sessions are from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.  Advance registration is required. Summer sessions occur as part of the summer reading program.

Current session: January 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, and February 2nd

Bedtime Tales

A family storytime for ages 3 and up. Fall and Spring Sessions are from 7:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.  Advance registration is required.

Current session: January 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th, and February 4th

LEGO and Mega Block Builder Club

October through April children ages 3 and up can practice their engineering skills by creating LEGO creations. The program is hosted after school from 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Registration is not required.

Current session: January 13th, February 10th, March 10th, and April 14th

Make It & Take It

October through April children ages 8 and up make a different craft project to take home. The program is hosted after school from 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Registration is required.

Current session:  December 14th, January 11th, February 22nd, March 14th, and April 4th

Summer Reading Program

A summer reading program is held each summer for preschool through 8th grade.  Our theme for 2017 Summer Reading Program is Read by Design!  Click here for the 2017 Summer Reading Program flyer.

 

Special Programs

Special Programs are planned throughout the year often during “No-School” days.

Next Movie Special: December 21st at 1:30 a.m. Snacks and covered drinks are welcome.