Children’s Programs & Information

Imagine. Read. Play. Create.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Snapology

Tuesday, April 9
from 10:15 am to 11:00 am

Call to sign up for a fun Snapology session!

Ages 3 and older. Space is limited, and registration is required. 

Popdown craft

Tuesday, april 30
from 4:00 - 4:45 pm

Join artist and illustrator David Udovic to create your own PopDown craft!

Ages 3 and older. Registration is required.

Fire safety program

Tuesday, October 10 from 3:30 - 4:00 pm

Join the American Red Cross for a special presentation following Pedro the penguin as he learns about fire safety. Ages 4 and older.

Yosi's Winter Holidays Concert

Tuesday, December 19 from 3:30-4:15 pm

Join Yosi for an interactive family concert that will have everyone singing and dancing along! Festive fun for all ages. At the Little Silver Woman’s Club, 111 Church Street.

Registration is not required. 

Afterschool Fun

Tuesdays
from 4:00-4:30pm

Stop by the children’s room on Tuesdays for afterschool activities! Join Ms. Danya for crafts, stories, STEM and LEGO® fun. 

Registration is not required. 

TUESDAY storytime

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Baby Storytime

Tuesdays
9:30 - 9:50 AM

| Ages 6-24 Months

Join Ms. Danya in the children’s room for stories, songs, and bubbles! Baby storytime will move outside starting in June.

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Toddler Storytime

Tuesdays
10:15 - 10:35 am OR 11:00 - 11:20 am

| Ages 18 months – 3 1/2 years

Join Ms. Danya outside for stories, songs and fingerplays! Bring a towel or blanket to sit upon.

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Afterschool Programs

Tuesdays
4:00-4:30 PM

| Age Varies by Program

See the schedule below to see what we have this month.

Storytime
Guidelines

 
  • Baby and Toddler Storytime programs are held every Tuesday morning.
  • Bring a towel or blanket to sit upon when meeting outside.
  • No need to register ahead of time.
  • Please choose only 1 session per week.
  • All children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Afterschool Programs

 
School Age Program
Grades K and older
    • May 14: Marble Painting
    • May 28: Story and LEGO®
Family Drop in Craft
All ages welcome
    • May 7:  Cherry blossom trees
    • May 21: Lovely lady bug

At eastern Branch

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.

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!
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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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