Winter Programs 2023

Most program registration opens two weeks before each meeting or pick-up date, but please check the registration date for each program. The grade eligibility is based on the grade the child will be entering as of Fall 2022.

If you have any questions or comments please reach out to Alex Klaus aklaus@durhamlibrary.org, or give us a call at 860-349-9544.


Move & Groove Storytime 

Thursdays at 9:30 AM

1/5, 1/12, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23.

Babies and toddlers are on the move!

Join Miss Kristen for a special storytime combining stories, music and creative movement! For tots ages 2-5, siblings are welcome. Please register for each class you plan to attend. Registration opens on December 22.

REGISTER HERE


All Ages Storytime + Playgroup

Tuesdays 9:30 AM

1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/21, 2/28. No meeting 2/14.

Children of all ages with an adult are welcome to join Miss Alex Tuesdays at 9:30 AM in January & February for a storytime and playgroup to follow.

Registration is encouraged but NOT required.

REGISTER HERE ( GREAT FOR WEATHER-RELATED UPDATES!)


Crazy 8s Math Club Grades K-2:Thursdays 5 PM

Crazy 8’s Math Club Grades 3-5:Thursdays 6:30 PM

1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 3/2, 3/9

GRADES K-2 REGISTER HERE STARTING 12/22.

GRADES 3-5 REGISTER HERE STARTING 12/22.

Join Miss Alex for fun, high-energy math activities for kids of all abilities. Activities include Bouncy Dice Explosion and Spy training. This Math Club is open to all kids in grades K through 5.

Registration is required for this multi-week program. Registration opens 12/22/22.


Graphic Novel Book Club: Wings of Fire 

Mondays  at 6:30 PM  starting 1/23

Join Miss Alex for a monthly book club for the Wings of Fire Graphic Novels.

Children in grades 3-5 can meet one Monday of every month to discuss that month’s pick.

Registration required. Register online below:

Copies can be picked up at the front desk starting 1/3/23

1/23: Book 1: The Dragonet Prophecy (2013) 

2/27: Book 2: The Lost Heir (2013)

REGISTER HERE


Slime Saturday- Take Your Child to the Library Day

2/4/23

Birth to 5 Slime 

Meets Saturday 10:30 AM

Make some kid-friendly slime. Registration is required for each session. Ages birth to 5 with an adult. Limit 10. Registration opens 1/21

REGISTER HERE STARTING 1/21.

Kids & Teen Slime

Meets Saturday 2 PM

Make some slime Registration is required for each session. Ages 6 and up with an adult, teens encouraged. Limit 15. Registration opens 1/21

REGISTER HERE STARTING 1/21.

Wednesdays at 9:30 AM

Meets: 2/8, 2/25, 2/22, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 3/28.

Books and babies is a short storytime with playtime and conversation to follow.

This group is intended for children 1-18 months with an adult. Siblings are always welcome! ( no need to register older siblings)

The goal is to foster early literacy and create a safe space for new parents to meet and chat.

Registration is NOT required but is recommended for updates and weather-related delays.

REGISTER HERE


Candy Making

 2/14

5:00PM & 7:00PM

Join us for an evening of candy-making! We will be experimenting with different molds and fillings. Registration required. Limit 12 for each session. Open to children in grades K and up. Registration opens 1/31/23. Register online. Please register for only 1 session.

SESSION 1 –REGISTER HERE STARTING 1/31

SESSION 2- REGISTER HERE STARTING 1/31