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, 5 classes at a time. Free to Emerson patrons! *NEW* Out-of-town patrons will be charged $20 for every 5 classes. Payment is required in advanced.
January 7th, January 14th, January 28th
February 11th, February 25th
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Emerson Anime Club, Grades 4-9
Monday February 4 at 3:30 pm
Come and make your own Pop-up Tulip Card while watching popular anime and enjoying some Japanese snacks! Registration Required.
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.
Preschool Story Time, Ages 3-5
Wednesday February 6 at 10:30am
Join Miss Victoria for story time geared for children in preschool, ages 3-5. No registration required.
Valentine’s Day Craft, Ages 2-5
Wednesday February 13 at 10:30 am
Happy Valentine’s Day! Enjoy a simple themed craft with your little one, ages 2-5. Registration required.
Bendy Bookworm Yoga Storytime, Ages 3-5
Wednesday February 20 at 10:30 am
A twist to traditional storytime, 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 3-5. Registration required.
*Yoga mats are not required, but patrons may bring one if preferred.*
DIY Emoji Fuse Beads, K-6
Wednesday February 27 at 3:30 pm
During this unique craft, kids will create their own classic Emojis using fuse beads and peg boards. Registration required.
Valentine’s Day Rocks Painting, Grades K-6
Thursday February 7 at 3:30 pm
Take part in this national phenomenon at the library! We invite kids and their families to paint rocks with inspirational messages or designs with a Valentine’s Day theme promoting kindness and courage spread throughout the community. When you find a rock place it somewhere else to brighten someone’s day, for a random act of kindness goes a long way! For participation, kids will earn SwagTags 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!
No Bake Creations, Grades K-6
Thursday February 14 at 3:30 pm
Create healthy snacks with ShopRite of Emerson’s Dietitian Rita. Registration required.
After School New Movie
Thursday February 21 at 3:30 pm
We will be showing a newly released family movie “Incredibles 2”. Snacks included. Please register.
Stuffed Animal Sleepover, Grades Prek-3
Thursday February 28 at 3:30 pm
After a special storytime, children will tuck their stuffed animal friends in bed for their very own sleepover at the Library! ONE (1) stuffed animal per child. Registration required.
Jiggly Wiggly, Ages Newborn – 2
Friday February 22 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.