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.
*Closed 1/20 (MLK Day)
*Closed 2/17 (President’s Day)
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.
Valentine’s Day Craft & Story Time, Ages 2 – 5
Wednesday, February 12th at 10:30 am
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a craft and storytime with your little one(s) for ages 2-5. Registration required.
Bendy Bookworm Yoga Story Time, Ages 2-5
Wednesday, February 19th at 11:30 am *NEW TIME*
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, February 26th 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 February class!
Dates of classes:
January 22nd – Seasons
February 26th – Shapes
March 25th – Size
April 29th – Touch
Valentine’s Day Rocks Painting, Grades K-6
Thursday, February 6th 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 Valentine’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 Diamond Art, Grades K-6
Thursday, February 13th at 3:30 pm
During this unique after school craft children will make an art piece with diamond rhinestones. Registration required
After School New Movie
Thursday, February 20th at 3:30 pm
We will be showing the newly released family film, “The Addams Family (2019)“! Snacks included. Please register.
Jiggly Wiggly, Ages Newborn – 2
Friday, February 21st 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, February 21st at 3:30 pm
Create healthy themed snacks with ShopRite of Emerson’s Dietitian Barbara. Registration required.
Video Game History, Grades 3 – 8
Saturday, February 15th at 2:00pm
Calling all gamers! Interested in everything video games? Like classic, retro and today’s systems? Discover the history behind video games during this presentation full of facts, plus retro games and systems will be on display! Suitable for children and their families in grades 3rd-8th. Registration Required