Kids Programs

Programs

Children’s Program Winter/Spring 2015 brochure PDF File


Storytimes
January 6 – April 30

 

Baby Steps Storytimes
2 – 12 months

Charlotte Hall
Leonardtown
Lexington Park

Tuesdays    
Thursdays
Tuesdays     

10:00 AM
 9:30 AM
10:00 AM

Toddler Storytimes
1-2 1/2 years

Charlotte Hall
Leonardtown
Leonardtown

Lexington Park   

Tuesdays     
Wednesdays  
Thursdays

Thursdays     

10:30 AM
10:00 AM
10:00 AM
11:00 AM

Pre-school
3-5 years

Charlotte Hall
Charlotte Hall

Leonardtown
Lexington Park
Lexington Park

Tuesdays      
Wednesdays   
Wednesdays   
Tuesdays       
Thursdays       

11:00 AM
10:30 AM
11:00 AM
10:30 AM
10:30 AM

Wiggle-Giggle Storytimes
for toddlers with extra energy presented in partnership with Infants and Toddlers

Charlotte Hall
Leonardtown
Lexington Park

Wednesdays  
Thursdays      
Tuesdays     

11:00 AM
11:00 AM
11:00 AM

Saturday Storytimes
All ages

Charlotte Hall

Saturdays      

10:30 AM


FUN ACTIVITIES


 
STEM @ your library
       
School-age: Crazy for Chemistry  Dress for mess and get hands-on with crazy chemistry activities. Cook up a gooey polymer and experiment with density, surface tension and more. Watch out! Something might even EXPLODE! Ages 7+. Registration opens 2 weeks before the program.
Register      Charlotte Hall Thurs, Apr. 2, 2 – 3 pm  

 

Register      Leonardtown
Tues, Mar. 31, 2:30 – 3:30 pm  

 

Register      Lexington Park Thurs, Apr. 23 3:30 – 4:30 pm  

 

     

 

Pre-School Science Explorers Ages 3 – 5 years. Registration open 2 weeks before the program. Read, experiment and create with hands-on science activities focused on these topics:
Pizza Counting & Measuring      
Register     Charlotte Hall Mon, Mar. 23, 10:30 – 11:15 am  

 

     

 

Magnet Science      
Register     Leonardtown Fri, Mar. 27, 10 – 10:45 am    
       
Color Mixing      
Register     Lexington Park Fri, Mar. 27, 10 – 10:45 am    
      
       
Imagination Station      
Explore, create and take part in hands-on experiences. Create your own art work to take home. Ages 4+. Supplies provided. 
Charlotte Hall Monday, March 30, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.    
       
LEGO Fun
We supply the “bricks,” you bring the imagination! Come and build something amazing with our thousands of LEGO and Duplo pieces. All ages.
Lexington Park Monday, Mar. 30, 2 – 4 pm    
       
Jim Gill: Music Play for All Young Children
Clap, sing, dance and even sneeze along to the silly and inspiring musical games as Jim Gill, an award-winning musician and author, strums energetic rhythms on his banjo. Free. All ages. Co-sponsored by Friends of St. Mary’s County Library.
Lexington Park Sun, Apr. 19, 2 – 3 pm    
       
El Dia de los Ninos, El Dia de los Libros
Join us as we celebrate the international holiday of ‘many children, many cultures, many books!’ Enjoy a bilingual storytime followed by a drop-in craft. 
Lexington Park Friday, May 1    
                                   Bilingual Storytime 10:30 – 11 a.m.    
                                   Drop-in Craft 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.    
       
Learning Fun – Activity Sheets
 For Your Little One  
   
   
For All Ages  
 
   
Other Things to Do
   

 

 

Please note that library staff may be taking photos of any or all events to use for future library publications. Program participants’ photos may be used without notification or compensation. If you do not feel comfortable having your photo taken, please inform library staff when you arrive to a program.