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A Universe of Stories Summer Reading Program

Tuesday, September 03, 2019
Crandall Public Library
Our free Summer Reading Program begins at the kick-off on July 2nd and runs through September 3rd.  
Kids ages 4-12:  Read, fill out our activity sheets or record online and play our special game once per visit--anytime the library is open!
Kids ages birth-3:  Pick up a Bumble Bear reading folder to keep track of reading and activities.

Sign up at the Children's Desk or online at https://crandalllibrary.beanstack.com
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Toddler Story Time

9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Simple stories, songs, puppets, and fun for ages 18 months- under 3 years and a caregiver. Please register in advance. 792-6508#4
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Toddler Story Time

9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Simple stories, songs and puppets for ages 18 months up to 3 years and their care givers. Please register in advance. 518-792-6508x4
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Preschool Storytime

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Songs, fingerplays, puppets, and stories. NO sign up necessary.
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Preschool Art Time

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- B
For children 3-5 years of age. You must call EACH morning of the program to sign up. Space is limited. One sign up per week please.
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Preschool Pajama Storytime

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Wear your PJs and join us for fun songs, fingerplays, puppets, and stories! Geared toward ages 3-5, siblings welcome. NO sign up necessary.
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Toddler Story Time

9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Simple stories, songs and puppets for ages 18 months up to 3 years and their care givers. Please register in advance. 518-792-6508x4
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Preschool Storytime

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Songs, fingerplays, puppets, and stories. NO sign up necessary.
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Preschool Art Time

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- B
For children 3-5 years of age. You must call EACH morning of the program to sign up. Space is limited. One sign up per week please.
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Baby Lap Time

2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Share interactive rhymes, songs and stories followed by group playtime. No siblings, please. For infants who are not yet walking. Call or stop by to register.
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Read to Dixie, a therapy dog

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Come and read to Dixie.  She is a great listener.  It's a great way for children ages 5 years and up to practice reading. Please call to schedule a 15 minute appointment!  518-792-6508x4 
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Explorers Club

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- B
Explore STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) concepts with fun hands-on activities! Explorers Club Jr. is for grades 1-3 and meets the 2nd Thursday of the month. Explorers Club is for grades 4-7 and meets the 3rd Thursday of the month. Free! Please register online or call (518) 792-6508 x 4 for more details.
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Read to Jack, a Therapy Dog

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Children can sign up for a 15 minute time slot to read to Jack, a therapy dog.  He's a great listener!  Call 518-792-6508 x4 to register.
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Moosical and More Family Storytime

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Fun stories, songs, movement, and more for kids birth through 5 years old. Drop in, no sign up necessary!
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Toddler Story Time

9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Simple stories, songs, puppets, and fun for ages 18 months- under 3 years and a caregiver. Please register in advance. 792-6508#4
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Toddler Story Time

9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Simple stories, songs and puppets for ages 18 months up to 3 years and their care givers. Please register in advance. 518-792-6508x4
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Preschool Pajama Storytime

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Wear your PJs and join us for fun songs, fingerplays, puppets, and stories! Geared toward ages 3-5, siblings welcome. NO sign up necessary.
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Toddler Story Time

9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Simple stories, songs and puppets for ages 18 months up to 3 years and their care givers. Please register in advance. 518-792-6508x4
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Baby Lap Time

2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Share interactive rhymes, songs and stories followed by group playtime. No siblings, please. For infants who are not yet walking. Call or stop by to register.
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Field Trip to PBJ Cafe performance of Alice in Wonderland

11:15 AM - 1:30 PM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Ages 6 and up can walk to the Wood Theater for lunch and the performance of Alice in Wonderland.  Trip is for children only and is supervised by library staff; cost is $5.00.  Must register in person with permission slip and payment (cash or check) at Children's Desk beginning June 14th.  Trip is sponsored by the Friends of Crandall Public Library.
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Read to Jack, a Therapy Dog

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room- A
Children can sign up for a 15 minute time slot to read to Jack, a therapy dog.  He's a great listener!  Call 518-792-6508 x4 to register.
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Summer Reading Kick-off Party

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Crandall Public Library
City Park

Celebrate summer and be among the first to join the summer reading program!  For all ages, drop in for bounce house, games, music, and more!  Party held in City Park outside library, rain date Wednesday.

 

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Registration begins 7/1/2019 at 9:01 AM

Fly me to the Moon with Emily Music for Kids

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Crandall Public Library
Christine L. McDonald Community Room
Join Emily Ellison for songs about the moon, sun, stars and planets for families with kids birth-10!  Enjoy hands-on play with instruments in this fun musical program.  Registration required, sign up begins Monday, July 1st.  Please sign up the names of the children attending only.
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Registration begins 7/1/2019 at 9:01 AM

Fidget Grows a Pizza Garden Author Visit with Jodie Fitz

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room A & B
Author Jodie Fitz will read her book Fidget Grows a Pizza Garden and lead kids in a pizza making activity.  For kids entering grades K-2.  Please register online beginning July 1st.
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Registration begins 7/1/2019 at 9:01 AM

Reading Buddies

1:45 PM - 2:45 PM
Crandall Public Library
Children's Activity Room A & B
For kids entering 1st-4th grades. Practice your reading skills one-on-one with a big buddy! Attend all 3 weeks for best results. 
Please register below beginning 7/1/2019. The form will register your child for all 3 weeks, but if you are not able to attend all three, please call to let us know because a big buddy volunteer will be waiting to read with your child. Want to be a big buddy? We have limited spots for tweens and teens ages 10 and up, call 518-792-6508 x4 for more information.
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