Children’s Programs & Information

Imagine. Read. Play. Create.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Please register by calling the library at 732-747-9649! 

TUESDAY storytime

August 30

  • Outdoor Baby/Toddler Tales (ages 1.5 – 3) – 9:30 am OR 10:30 am 
  • Indoor Family Storytime and Craft (all ages) –  11:30 Sun Craft

September 6

  • Outdoor Baby/Toddler Tales (ages 1 – 3.5 years) – 9:30 am, 10:30 am and 11:30 am
  • Indoor Family Storytime and Craft (all ages) –  3:30 Apple Craft

September 13

  • Outdoor Baby/Toddler Tales (ages 1 – 3.5 years) – 9:30 am, 10:30 am and 11:30 am
  • Indoor Family Storytime and Craft (all ages) –  3:30 Leaf Craft 

September 20

  • Outdoor Baby/Toddler Tales (ages 1 – 3.5 years) – 9:30 am, 10:30 am and 11:30 am
  • Indoor Family Storytime and Craft (all ages) –  3:30 Fall Wreath Craft

September 27

  • Outdoor Baby/Toddler Tales (ages 1 – 3.5 years) – 9:30 am, 10:30 am and 11:30 am
  • Indoor Family Storytime and Craft (all ages) –  3:30 Apple Basket

Storytime Guidelines:

  • Registration for Storytime is mandatory each week, starting the Thursday prior to Tuesday storytime, by calling the library at 732-747-9649.
  • Drop-ins will not be admitted unless there is available space.
  • Please call if you are unable to attend.
  • Please choose only 1 session per week.

Thank you for social distancing!

Virtual Programs

children's yoga

Streaming Video

You will be required to enter your library card number to access streaming resources. 

Your Little Silver Library card number begins with 8004. Enter all numbers under the barcode without spaces.

If a PIN is required and you do not have a PIN enter 0000.

STORYTIME
planes

Shake, Rattle and Read Toddlers

Tuesdays
9:30 - 9:50 AM
| Ages 2 – 3 Years

For you and your toddler to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun!
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Baby
Bookworms

Tuesdays
10:30 - 10:50 AM

| Ages 10 – 24 months

For you and your baby to enjoy nursery rhymes, music, finger plays, and playtime!

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Preschool
Storytime

Tuesdays
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM
| Ages 3 – 5 years

Join us for a variety of activities including storytime, crafts and more!

special programs

Fall scavenger hunt

Enjoy this beautiful fall weather and take a walk to the library for curbside pickup! Check out a book by calling 732-747-9649 or by using our online catalog. We’ll call you when it’s ready for pick up! Then take a walk to the library and see if you can find these things along the way!  Check off each item on this list and hand it in at our curbside pickup table and you can take home a prize! One prize per child please.

Enjoy this beautiful fall weather and take a walk to the library! Check out a book by calling 732-747-9649 or by using our online catalog at littlesilverlibrary.org. We’ll call you when it’s ready for pick up! Here’s the scavenger hunt list to you to print out! 

Then take a walk to the library and see if you can find these things along the way! Check off each item on this list and hand it in at our curbside pickup table and you can take home a prize! One prize per child please! 

storytime at home

Looking for a fun storytime to do at home? We’ve got you covered with sing-a-longs and links to stories! Just click on the link for some fun!

Internet Resources

Library on the go

Digital books and audiobooks for kids. Includes titles from grades K and up, including popular authors and series.

Tumblebooks

A collection of animated, talking picture books, chapter-book Read Alongs, Tumble TV, and Tumble Puzzles & Games.

1,000 Books Before kindergarten

The rewards of reading are priceless, begin by reading a book to your child with the goal of reading 1,000 books together before kindergarten.​

Talking is teaching

When you talk, read, and sing with your child—even before she can use words—you’re building her brain and helping to prepare her for success in school and in life.

great websites for parents

A collection of websites for parents and caregivers compiled by the American Library Association Service to Children.

Great Websites for Kids

A collections of websites for kids compiled by the American Library Assocation Service to Children.

kidlit tv

KidLit TV is a diverse group of parents, educators, librarians, kid lit creators, and award-winning filmmakers working together to create fun new ways to reinforce an appreciation of reading that children will carry with them for the rest of their lives.

PBS kids

PBS KIDS is committed to making a positive impact on the lives of children through curriculum-based entertainment

pigeon presents

Visit all of your favorite Mo Willems characters at his fun and interactive website.

Reading rockets

Reading Rockets is a national multimedia literacy initiative offering information and resources on how young kids learn to read, why so many struggle, and how caring adults can help.

NASA Kid's Club

NASA Kid's Club provides a safe place for children, pre-K through grade 4, to play games as they learn about NASA and its missions. These games support national education standards in STEM.

national geographic kids

National Geographic teaches kids about the world and how it works, empowering them to succeed and to make it a better place.

Contact us

How can we help you?

For renewals, if possible, please include the title(s). Titles with holds CANNOT be renewed.

For hold requests, please include the title(s) and author(s). You may place holds on up to 3 items per day per family. Museum passes may NOT be placed on hold. 

For all other requests, please briefly explain what we can help you with.

 

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