Individual Events--

(Scroll down to view storytimes and other series programs!)


Chill Out and Read!

Chill Out and Read Winter Reading Program

Is Now Closed.

Congratulations to ALL of our EXCELLENT Readers.

The winners of the prize drawing are:

Logan H.

Viviana W.

Ethan Y.

Declan M.

Tessa B.

Alaina T.

Winners will be contacted as soon as their prizes are ready to be picked up.

Congratulations!

 

 


Black History Month--African Mask Making

Rescheduled-- Tuesday, February 27 at 5 PM

Listen to stories. Learn Nigerian greetings. Create a mask

using Adinkra symbols from West Africa or your own imagination.

Click HERE to register.

 


Family Leap Day Event

February 29--It's the day that only comes once every four years so why not celebrate?

The fun will start at 4:30 PM, Thursday, February 29 in the Community Room.

Click HERE to register starting February 15 at 4:30 PM.

 

 


Stories and More

Saturday, March 2 at 11 AM

Ages 6 & Up

Enjoy a story with Ms. Joanne

then do a craft!

Click HERE to register starting February 10 at 11 AM.

 

 


Coding for Kids

There are three sessions:

Tuesday, March 5 from 5 to 6 PM--Click HERE to register.

Wednesday, March 13 from 5-6 PM--Click HERE to register.

Wednesday, March 20 from 5-6 PM--Click HERE to register.

 


Crafty Kids--Spring is Coming

Wednesday, March 6 at 4:30 PM

Join Ms. Joanne in a seasonal craft geared to kids ages 6 & up.

Click HERE to register.

 


MakerSpace

MakerSpace

Thursday, March 7 at 3:30 PM.

Use your imagination and creativity to explore the possibilities.

This S.T.E.A.M. program is designed for the enjoyment of kids ages 10-12.

Click HERE to register.


Collaborative Storytime and Sensory Play

March 9 at 11 AM

Join us for an inclusive storytime and meet-and-greet with the author,

followed by sensory fun with explorative and interactive play!

Make crafts, play with toys, and make new friends in a sensory friendly space.

Children and families welcome.

Click HERE to Register.

 


Spring Treats-- A Family Program

 

 

Join Michelle Barry, RDN from Shoprite and learn to make healthy and delicious treats.

Bring your appetite and your family. All ages are welcome.

Each session will be different.

Tuesday, March 12 at 4 PM--register HERE starting 2/27 at 4 PM

Tuesday, April 16 at 4 PM--register HERE starting 3/2 at 4 PM

Tuesday, May 21 at 4 PM--register HERE starting 4/7 at 4 PM

 


Hudson River Kids

Saturday, March 16 at 10:15 AM

or

Saturday, March 16 at 11 AM

Join us in welcoming a new early learning program.

Engage in interactive play activities. Enjoy music, movement and art!

10:15 AM Session: Click HERE to register starting March 2 at 10:15 AM.

11 AM Session: Click HERE to register starting March 2 at 11 AM

 


Turtle Dance

Thursdays, March 21, April 4 & May 2 at 10:30 AM

Ages 9 Months and Up

Come to the library to see a Music, Dance and Comedy Show with Turtle Dance Music!

Click HERE to register starting March 7 at 10:30 AM.


The Bingo Bunch

Thursday March 21, April 25 & May 23 at 4 PM

Ages 10-12

Meet new friends or bring some of your own and join the fun.

Don't forget your competitive spirit! Winners will receive gift cards.

Click HERE to register starting March 7 at 4 PM.

 


Lego Challenge Club

Saturday, March 23, April 27 & May 25 at 10:30 AM

Ages 6 & Up

Get together with others who love to build!

A new challenge will be issued each month.

Click HERE to register.  starting Saturday March 2 at 10:30 AM.

 

 


4H Agricultural Literacy

Saturday, March 23 at 1 PM.

Ages 5-10

4H members will pair the book I LOVE Strawberries by Shannon Anderson,

with art by Jaclyn Sinquett with hands-on activities.

Come, join the fun!

Click HERE to register starting March 9 at 1 PM.

 


READ Therapy Dogs

Tuesday, March 26  at 4:30 PM 

Join the fun-- R.E.A.D. to  a therapy dog!

Kids will improve their reading skills and gain confidence.

Registration is required--click HERE for more information.

 

 


Storytimes and Other Repeating Programs


Time for Stories with Ms. Joanne

Tuesdays, February 14, 21 & 28 at 10:30 AM

Enjoy simple stories, songs and lots of fun

with Ms. Joanne!

Click HERE to Register!

 

 


Hora de Cuentos


Spring Session Dates--click on the appropriate link to register:

Fridays, March 1, 8 & 15 at 10:30 AM--Registration begins 2/16 at 10:30 AM

Fridays, April 12 & 26 at 10:30 AM--Registration begins 3/29 at 10:30 AM

Fridays, May 10, 17, 24  & 31 at 10:30 AM--Registration begins 4/26 at 10:30 AM

 


Sing, Sign and Dance

Spring Session Dates:

Mondays, March 4 & 18
April 8 & 29, 2024
May 6 & 20 

at 1:30 PM

Click HERE to Register

 


Time for Stories with Ms. Myrna

With Ms. Myrna

Tuesdays, March 5, 12 & 19  at 10:30 AM

Click HERE to register starting Tuesday, February 13 at 10:30 AM

 


Ayuda con la Tarea/Bilingual Homework Help

Tuesdays March 5 & 19

April 2 & 9

May 7 & 14

From 5:30 to 7 PM in the Activity Room


Story Tots

Infants to Age 2 with Caregiver

 

SPRING SESSIONS:

Mondays, March 11 & 25
April 1 & 15
May 13 

At 10:30 AM

Click HERE to Register starting February 26 at 10:30 AM

 

 

 


Little Bookworms

New Session: Thursdays, March 14 & 28 at 10:30 AM 

Click HERE to register starting

Thursday, February 22 at 10:30 AM.

 


Zumbini

Thursdays, April 11 & 18 

May 16 & 30

At 1:30 PM

Babies to Age 4

It's a new program for a New Year! Zumbini - music and movement for you and your child! Registration for every child attending is required.

Click HERE to Register starting March 28 at 1:30 PM

 


Grab & Go Kits

(Supplies are limited.)

 


Free for YOU with your LIBRARY CARD
Unlimited Access to thousands of digital comics, graphics, mangas and more!
Every title is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
No holds, no waiting lists.
Two separate collections--
The CHILDREN'S COLLECTION, geared just to kids
OR
the whole thing, including adult materials
Get started
HERE!
The small print--search for Ramapo Catskill Library System if you go in without the above link.
You'll need your library card. Enter the number on the back without any breaks or dashes.
Your PIN is usually the phone number you used when you registered for your library card.

 


1000 Books Before Kindergarten
For preschool kids
It's so simple:
Sign  up at the Children's Room desk. 
Receive your child's log book.
Log the books you read with/to your child.
Kids receive a sticker for each 100 book milestone.
They also receive rewards at the 300, 600 and 1000 book levels.
(And yes, if you read that book 57 times, you can list it 57 times. Repetition is good.)

 


Reading Lists

 


Ms. Myrna's Origami Episode 1
Ms. Myrna's Origami Episode 2
Ms. Myrna's Origami Episode 3
Ms. Myrna's Origami Episode 4
Ms. Joanne's Caterpillar
Ms. Joanne's Bumblebee
Ms. Joanne's Luminaria
Ms. Joanne's Mother's Day Hyacinth
Ms. Joanne's Twirling Ladybugs
Ms. Joanne's Whirligigs
Ms. Joanne's Memorial Day Wreath
Ms. Joanne's Flying Objects