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Upcoming Events:
Feb28
Eat Well Play Hard
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families The Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library will be hosting Eat Well Play Hard, a monthly series of stories and activities designed to teach young children about healthy eating and the importance of regular physical activity.
Feb28
Read to Me! Story Time with Author Lynn Plourde
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Maine children’s book author Lynn Plourde will do an interactive reading with preschoolers as part of the Read to Me! series.
Feb28
Legos @ PPL for Children
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Join us for an afternoon of collaborative creating with Legos!
Feb28
Come! Sit! Read!
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Emmie and Flip, the Library’s new Reading Dogs, will be visiting the Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library to encourage children to read and to be furry, non-judgmental listeners to readers every 1st -4th Tuesday of the month.
Mar01
Rhythm & Rhymes for Babies
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Join us for songs, rhymes, fingerplays and stories for children birth-24 months and their caregivers.
Mar03
Tales for Twos
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Two year olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, songs and movement activities every Friday.
Mar04
The Kids Are Alright: Chas Lester
10:30am - 11:30am
Location: Main Library, Rines Auditorium Audience: Kids & Families The Kids Are Alright is a family friendly local music series aimed at encouraging children's involvement in the musical arts. Beat boxer, singer, drummer, percussionist and arranger, Chas Lester will offer a range of tunes with original arrangements.
Mar04
Smart Girls Read @ PPL
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families The Sam L. Cohen Children's Library is hosting a monthly book club for girls ages 9-12. All you need is a desire to voice your opinion, a willingness to listen to others, and an interest in reading and discussing books.
Mar06
Songs & Stories en Français
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families The Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library is hosting a weekly story time in French. Marie-Gaëlle Casset-Ford will be leading this half hour of French stories, songs & activities for preschool children on Monday mornings at 10:30.
Mar07
Preschool Story Time
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories and songs every Tuesday.
Mar07
Come! Sit! Read!
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Emmie and Flip, the Library’s new Reading Dogs, will be visiting the Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library to encourage children to read and to be furry, non-judgmental listeners to readers every 1st -4th Tuesday of the month.
Mar07
Legos @ PPL for Children
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Join us for an afternoon of collaborative creating with Legos!
Mar08
Rhythm & Rhymes for Babies
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Join us for songs, rhymes, fingerplays and stories for children birth-24 months and their caregivers.
Mar09
Let Them Play!A Workshop for Parents and Caregivers of Young Children
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Have you ever wondered how children find a way to play wherever they are? Join us for a discussion on what children are learning through their play and what role adults can take on to foster play in children.
Mar10
Tales for Twos
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Two year olds and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, songs and movement activities every Friday.
Mar13
Songs & Stories en Français
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families The Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library is hosting a weekly story time in French. Marie-Gaëlle Casset-Ford will be leading this half hour of French stories, songs & activities for preschool children on Monday mornings at 10:30.
Mar14
Preschool Story Time
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories and songs every Tuesday.
Mar14
Come! Sit! Read!
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Emmie and Flip, the Library’s new Reading Dogs, will be visiting the Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library to encourage children to read and to be furry, non-judgmental listeners to readers every 1st -4th Tuesday of the month.
Mar14
Legos @ PPL for Children
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Join us for an afternoon of collaborative creating with Legos!
Mar15
Rhythm & Rhymes for Babies
10:30am - 11:00am
Location: Main Library, Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library Audience: Kids & Families Join us for songs, rhymes, fingerplays and stories for children birth-24 months and their caregivers.
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