Mondays at 10:30 am
Featuring songs, dance, and instruments, followed by a trombone parade with Mr. Chris! Children ages 2-4. Registration required for each date. Free to Emerson patrons!
*Out-of-town* patrons will be charged $5 each class per family. See Mr. Chris.
Baby & Me
Tuesdays at 11:30 am
An introduction to songs, dance and finger plays with stuffed animals and rhymes. Newborn to age 2. Drop-in.
This class practices cognitive and gross motor skills important for early development in a group setting with peers. Perfect for parents and guardians (grandparents too!) to social in a supporting atmosphere.
St Patrick’s Craft and Story time, Ages 2-5
Wednesday, March 11th at 10:30am
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a themed craft and storytime with your little one(s). Ages 2-5. Registration required
Bendy Bookworm Yoga Story Time, Ages 2-5
Wednesday, March 18th 11:30 am
*New Time at 11:30am* A twist to traditional story time, weaving traditional yoga poses and energy exercises together with story books and rhymes that will bring a new physical element to literacy; teaching focus, attention, and body awareness/control. Suitable for ages 2-5. Registration required.
Sensory Story Time, Ages 2-5
Wednesday, March 25th at 10:30am
Sensory Story time is an interactive, pre-reading class for children of all abilities through sensory play. This sensory enhanced class includes stories, songs and play with a focus on social skills and developmental benefits. Space is limited to welcome those who have a hard time in large groups. Registration is required for each class per child.
Register Here for March class!
Dates of classes:
January 22nd – Seasons
February 26th – Shapes
March 25th – Size
April 29th – Touch
St Patrick’s Day Rocks Painting, Grades K-6
Thursday, March 5th at 3:30 pm
Take part in this national phenomenon at the library! We invite kids and their families to paint Kindness Rocks with a St Patrick’s Day theme to take home and place throughout the community. For participation, kids will earn Patch Tags incentives! The more they earn the more they add to their collection!
When you find a rock, take a picture and use the hashtags #thekindnessrocksproject and #emersonlibrarynjrocks and post on your social media account(s). This will help track how far the rocks can travel!
DIY Mandala Fuse Beads, Grades K-6
Thursday, March 12th at 3:30 pm
During this unique craft, kids will create their own mandalas using fuse beads and peg boards. Registration Required.
After School New Movie
Thursday, March 19th at 3:30 pm
We will be showing the newly released family film, “Frozen 2“! Snacks included. Please register.
Jiggly Wiggly, Ages Newborn – 2
Friday, March 13th at 10:30 am
Jiggly Wiggly is an introduction to music and movement where families will sing, dance, play, and shake instruments while making musical memories with their little one(s)! Registration required.
No Bake Creations, Grades K-6
Friday, March 20th at 3:30 pm
Create healthy holiday themed snacks with ShopRite of Emerson’s Dietitian Barbara! Registration required.
Classy Animals, Grades PreK-3rd
Saturday, March 21st at 2:00pm
Children will discover how to classify animals into groups such as Kingdoms, Species and Family with a visit from a zoo friend! Suitable for grades Pre-K to 3rd. Open to Emerson patrons only. Registration Required