October Story Times
Good Morning Sunshine! Ages 6-24 months with parent/caregiver Tuesdays AND Thursdays from 9:45 - 10:15
Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language using stories, songs and rhymes. Take the first steps toward a lifelong love of reading, together!
Tales for Tots - Ages 2-4 years with parent/ caregiver NEW*** Please choose ONE time per day for toddler fun!
Tuesday from 10:30-11:00 am OR 11:30am - 12:00pm and Thursdays from 10:30 - 11:00 am
Books, paper, glue! See what your little one can do! Enjoy a relaxed, nurturing environment designed to encourage early literacy skills. Stories followed by an age-appropriate activity or craft.
After School Adventures - Grades K and up (unless specified)
Tuesdays from 3:30 - 4:00pm
October 16 - Dia de los Muertos
Celebrate Day of the Dead with unique sugar skull marshmallow pops that you design
October 23 - Ghost in a Tree
Create a ghostly Halloween creation and top it off with a spider pop
October 30 - Animal Jamboree *** Ages 3 and up with parent/caregiver ***
FREE ADMISSION - BY TICKET ONLY
Limited tickets are available beginning October 16th
Enjoy the madcap antics of an interactive, live animal show featuring 16 small and unique critters. Presented by Stoney, the Party Llama, LLC.
November 6 - I SPY
Create a unique version of I Spy to play while traveling to or waiting for Thanksgiving dinner
November 13 - Thanksgiving Centerpieces with Master Gardener Pat
Grades K and up
Create a special tabletop decoration using a mini gourd or pumpkin. This activity will be led by Monmouth County Master Gardener Pat Spawn. Supplies are limited; registration is required.
**** Sign up at the circulation desk from November 1 - 9. Sorry, no drop-ins!
November 20 - Ornament Workshop
The holidays are just around the corner! Double the fun with a make one, take one workshop. Get crafty and create matching decorations for both your home and the library's Christmas tree.
November 27 - Live Wolf Dogs!
All ages welcome, suggested for ages 6 and up
Learn wolf lore and more with an expert from Howling Woods Farms. Then meet a live wolf dog! ***Free tickets are required and will be available at the circulation desk beginning November 13.