November Kids Events

Mondays

pile of colorful musical instrumentsMagical Melodies

Mondays at 10:30 am 

Featuring songs, dance, and instruments with Mr. Chris for children ages 2-4. Registration Required.

November 5
November 12
November 19
November 26

 

Emerson Anime Club, Grades 4-9

Monday November 5 at 3:30 pm

Come and make your own salt watercolor drawing while watching popular anime and enjoying some Japanese snacks! Registration Required.

Register Here!

Tuesdays

Preschool Story Time, Ages 3-5

Tuesdays at 10:30am

Join Miss Victoria for story time geared for children in preschool, ages 3-5. No registration required.

kids playing with stuffed animalsBaby & Me

Tuesdays at 11:30 am

Songs, dance and stuffed animals with Miss Victoria. Newborn to age 2. No registration required.

 

 

Wednesdays

 

Thanksgiving Craft & Storytime, Ages 2-5

Wednesday November 7 at 10:30 am

Children and their families are invited to this Thanksgiving themed craft and storytime with their peers, ages 2-5. Registration required.

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DIY Magic Beads, Grades K-6

Wednesday November 14 at 3:30 pm

Following the pattern templates and pegboards, these unique beads will stick together when sprayed with water forming a solid keychain! Registration required.

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SUEZ Presents: The Incredible Journey, Grades K-6

Wednesday November 28 at 3:30 pm

With a guest speaker from SUEZ North America, children will be transformed into water droplets traveling through the water cycle that will finish in creating a water cycle bracelet. Registration required.

 Register Here!

Thursdays

Thanksgiving Rocks Painting, Grades K-6

Thursday November 1 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 Thanksgivingtheme to take home and place throughout the community. 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!

Register Here!

 

After School New Movie

Thursday November 15 at 3:30 pm

We will be showing a newly released family movie. Please call for the title. Snacks included. Please register.

Register Here!

No Bake Creations, Grades K-6

Thursday November 29 at 3:30 pm

Create healthy snacks with ShopRite of Emerson’s Dietitian Rita. Registration required.

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Fridays

Thanksgiving Bingo, Grades K-6

Friday November 9 at 3:30 pm

Kids can play for prizes during this Thanksgiving themed Bingo! Registration required.

Register Here!

 

 

Saturdays

 

 

December Kids Events

Mondays

toy musical instrumentsMagical Melodies

Mondays at 10:30 am

Featuring songs, dance, and instruments with Mr. Chris for children ages 2-4. Registration Required.

December 3

December 10

December 17

 

 

Emerson Anime Club, Grades 4 – 9

Monday December 3 at 3:30 pm

Come and make your own holiday pokeball ornament while watching popular anime and enjoying some Japanese snacks! Registration Required.

Register Here!

 

family fun night logoFamily Fun Night: Holiday Cookie Decorating!

Decorate holiday themed cookies together as a family at this special edition of Family Fun Night. Suitable for all ages. Please register each family member as we can only accommodate families that register. Open to patrons of Emerson only. Registration required.

Register Here!

Tuesdays

Preschool Story Time, Ages 3-5

Tuesdays at 10:30am

Join Miss Victoria for story time geared for children in preschool, ages 3-5. No registration required.

Baby & Me

Tuesdays at 11:30 am 

Songs, dance and stuffed animals with Miss Victoria. Newborn to age 2. No registration required.

kids playing with stuffed animals

Wednesdays

SUEZ Presents: Reduce, Reuse, Grades K-6

Wednesday December 12 at 3:30 pm

What is the difference between tap water and bottled water? Do most water bottles get recycled? What are the ways we can reduce the amount of water bottles that are used? Children will learn about the importance of recycling by repurposing a water bottle and make a self-watering planter with an instructor from SUEZ North America. Registration required.

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DIY Holiday Ornaments, Grades K-6

Wednesday December 19 at 3:30 pm

Kids can make a variety of holiday ornaments during this DIY craft. Registration required.

Register Here!

Thursdays

Holiday Rocks Painting, Grades K-6

Thursday December 6 at 3:30pm

Take part in this national phenomenon at the library! We invite kids and their families to paint Kindness Rocks with a Holiday theme to take home and place throughout the community. 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!

Register Here!

No-bake Creations, Grades K-6

Thursday December 13 at 3:30pm

Create healthy snacks with ShopRite of Emerson’s Dietitian Rita. Registration Required.

Register Here!

 

After School New Movie

Thursday December 20 at 3:30pm

We will be showing a newly released family movie. Please call for the title, Snacks Included. Registration Required.

Register Here!

Fridays

 

 

Saturdays

Winter Wonderland Stuffed Animal Workshop, Grades PreK – 3rd

Saturday December 15 at 2pm

After a light storytime, children will hand stuff a holiday friend! Each holiday friend comes with a wishing star and birth certificate. Space is limited, no walk-ins permitted. Open to children of Emerson only grades PreK-3. Registration required.

 

Librarian for a Day

Each month  a winner will be chosen to work behind the scenes at the Library.  An entry form can be found in the children’s room. Complete the form  for your chance to win. Open to kids ages 8 to 12.

Parents, please note that filling out the entry form grants permission for your child to visit the Library after school.librarian for a day winners display

ABCmouse.com Free @ the Library

We now offer free access to ABCmouse.com!

abcmouse logo

This subscription-based site is free to Library users on the computers in the Children’s Room.

ABCmouse features online educational activities for kids ages 2 to 6. It uses games, videos, ebooks and interactive worksheets to teach reading, math, and science concepts. Complete assignments to earn points. Use your points to “buy” toys and pets. Let kids surf in safety because ABCmouse does not include any external links or in-game purchases.

Visit the Children’s Room to try ABCmouse today!

screenshot of hampster play area of abcmouse site