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Toddler Tales Storytime

These 30 minute programs introduce age-appropriate books and stories. We also incorporate action rhymes, songs, and movement to help support your toddler’s developing literacy in fun and exciting ways. This program is suggested for toddlers, ages 18-36 months, with a caregiver. Advance registration is not required for this program.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

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Books & Babies for Walkers

Develop baby's pre-literacy skills as well as physical, social, and mental development. This storytime introduces a love for books, song, movement, rhythm and rhyme. Improve motor, sensory and social skills during free play time, which also provides an opportunity for both babies and parents to socialize. Books & Babies is also about parents as you bond and learn with baby as well as meet other parents in the community.

This program is for babies up to 24 months old, with a parent or caregiver, and lasts 20-30 minutes.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

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Books & Babies for Pre-Walkers

Develop baby's pre-literacy skills as well as physical, social, and mental development. This storytime introduces a love for books, song, movement, rhythm and rhyme. Improve motor, sensory and social skills during free play time, which also provides an opportunity for both babies and parents to socialize. Books & Babies is also about parents as you bond and learn with baby as well as meet other parents in the community.

This program is for babies up to 24 months old, with a parent or caregiver, and lasts 20-30 minutes.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

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Preschool Pals Storytime

These 30 minute programs are designed to promote language, listening, and pre-reading skills by offering vocabulary development, experiences with a variety of literature, and participation in language-related activities. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader. This program is suggested for children, ages 3-5, with a caregiver. Advance registration is not required for this program.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
11:15 AM – 11:45 AM

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Homeschool Book Buzz

Join our homeschool book club at The Post Road Library! Each month homeschoolers can read a book of their choosing that relates to our monthly theme. At the library they will have the opportunity to practice their public speaking skills by presenting their books to the group and leading a short discussion. No registration required. For grades K-5.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

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Afternoon Storytime

This 30 minute storytime includes books, music, and activities. It is designed for ages 4 - 8, but the whole family is welcome to attend. No registration required.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
3:15 PM – 3:45 PM

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Paws to Read

For grades kindergarten and up. Paws to Read gives patrons of all ages an opportunity to read and relax with a certified therapy dog while improving literacy skills.

Hampton Park Library
Children's Area
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

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Mad Scientists' Club

Do you love it when things go fizz, boom, and pop?! Are you curious about the world and how things work? Do you enjoy messy experiments and scientific discovery?! If so, then the Mad Scientists' Club is for you! Each month we will take a hands-on, interactive approach to learning science! This month's theme: DNA

These programs are for elementary students, grades K-5 and will last approximately 45 minutes. Registration is not required, but space is limited.

Hampton Park Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM

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Ready, Set, De-Stress!

Kids today face more stress than ever before. In this new program, we will show them tools and tips to help them cope: yoga, art therapy, mindfulness and more.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
5:15 PM – 5:45 PM

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Keep Calm and Carry On!

Kids today face more stress than ever before. In this new program, we will show them tools and tips to help them cope: yoga, art therapy, mindfulness and more.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
6:00 PM – 6:30 PM

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Teen Writer's Club

This club is for teens in grades 6 and up who love to write and be inspired. Meetings will feature writing tips, lessons, and discussion. We will also allow time to share writing samples and participate in giving constructive feedback during discussion. Meet fellow writers who share your passion! No registration required.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

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Keeping Your Holidays Happy

Before all the holiday planning gets you frazzled, take some time out to get some great pointers about how to get through the rest of the year with your relationships intact. Counselors Carrie Hirst and Laurie Newcomb will be here to offer strategies for navigating through seasonal stressors while maintaining a healthy marriage/relationship.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

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