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, 6 classes at a time. Free to Emerson patrons! *NEW* Out-of-town patrons will be charged $20 for every 6 classes. Payment is required in advanced.
Emerson Anime Club, Grades 4 – 9
Monday, March 4th at 3:30 pm
Come and make your own painted cherry blossom tree 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, March 6th at 10:30 am
Fairy Tales! Mysteries! Adventures! Drop-in for storytime geared for children in preschool, ages 3-5
St Patrick’s Day Craft & Storytime, Ages 2-5
Wednesday, March 13th at 10:30 am
Enjoy a holiday themed craft and storytime with your little one(s) for ages 2-5. Registration required
Bendy Bookworm Yoga Storytime, Ages 3-5
Wednesday, March 20th 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
DIY Paper Quill Shapes, Grades K-6
Wednesday, March 27th at 3:30 pm
During this unique craft, kids will create their own paper shapes using specialized tools. Registration required
Holiday Rocks Painting, Grades K-6
Thursday, March 7th at 3:30pm
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 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, March 14th at 3:30pm
Create healthy snacks with ShopRite of Emerson’s Dietitian Rita. Registration Required.
After School New Movie
Thursday, March 21st at 3:30pm
We will be showing the newly released family movie, “Ralph Breaks the Internet“. Snacks included. Registration Required.
Jiggly Wiggly, Ages Newborn – 2
Friday, March 22nd 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.
Bergen County Zoo To You: Wild Pets, Grades PreK – 2nd
Saturday, March 16th at 2pm
Find out the difference between wild, farm, and pet animals when the Bergen County Zoo visits the Emerson Library with their animals friends! Storytime and a craft are included, suitable for grades Prek to 2nd. Open to Emerson patrons only. Registration required.