Fall is a great time to bring children to the library for a host of great events. We encourage you to check out the current newsletter to see what is coming up in our children's room. Below are some ideas. We look forward to seeing you at the library.
For Ages Birth to 5
Sing, Sign and Play: Tuesdays, October 2 and 9 @10am for ages Birth to 2 WHJ471 @11am for ages 2 to 5 WHJ471A
This class led by Joelle Daddino
is a fun filled time of laughter and learning! Learn signs for feelings,
animals, popular nursery rhymes, food and more!
Wednesdays, October 10-31 @ 10am. For ages 3-23 months. Get
ready to wiggle and giggle with Miss Nicole! WHJ472
Tango: Wednesdays, October 10-31 @
11am. For ages 2-4 years. Get ready to clap your hands and
stomp your feet with Miss Nicole! WHJ473
Friday, October 26
anytime from 10am to 12pm. For ages 3-5 years. Make a Spooky Ghost you’ll be proud to display this Halloween season. WHJ474
For School Age 5-8
Kids in the Kitchen: Corn Muffins:
Wednesday, October 3 @ 4pm or 6pm. Mix up a batch of corn muffins to take home and bake! WHJ481
Tales to Tails: Tuesday, October 9 @ 4:30pm.
This program builds confidence and excitement for all readers, especially for
readers who are struggling. Reading to a dog creates a relaxed, comfortable,
and safe environment. Appointments will be scheduled for 15 minutes
per child. WHJ482
For Families with children ages 4 and older Pajamarama:
Fridays, October 5 and 12 @ 6:30pm.
Who doesn’t love a pajama party? Put on your pajamas, bring your teddy bear and get ready for some sleepy time stories. WHJ462
Decorate a Spooky Cookie @ the Beach Bakery: Wednesday, October 17 @4:30pm,
@5pm & @5:30pm. Celebrate the season by making a special treat at the
Beach Bakery. Please choose one session. WHJ463
Trunk or Treat:
Saturday, October 27 from 2-3pm.
Decorate the trunk of your car for Halloween and bring treats to hand out to our community! One family member (adult must be included) stays with his/her car to hand out treats. The rest of the family (adult must be included) travels from trunk to trunk in costumes to gather their special goodies! There will be prizes for the scariest car, funniest trunk, etc. Refreshments will be provided. Cars will line up beginning at 1:00pm. Participants must stay the entire time.
Westhampton Beach Elementary School. 379 Mill Road,
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978. There is a registration fee
of $5.00 per car due by October 20. WHJ464
Programs require advance registration unless otherwise noted. Westhampton library cardholders will be given priority. Other library cardholders will be placed on a waiting list. A portion of the Library’s programs are supported by the Friends of the Westhampton Free Library. All programs have a code (WHJ###) that can be used to register online or in person!