Huntington Library offers a variety of weekly story times to help children develop skills that aide in reading development. Story times include stories, rhymes, songs, and craft activities. Separate story times are offered for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and older children. Be sure to check our Events Calendar for special programming during the year. All story times require preregistration and are free of charge.
Unattended Child Policy See Special Programs towards the bottom of this page.
SPRING STORY TIMES
Nurture your child’s love of books! Come to the library where we will share stories, songs, and action rhymes each week.
Fun and learning don’t have to stop when the school bell rings! Join us each week as we read a few chapters from a book and follow it with a fun craft or activity
Celebrate Children’s Book Week and Star Wars Day on May the 4th (be with you) with us! We will be taking the Library on the road on Friday, May 4th. Join us from 9:00am to 3:00pm at the Oneonta YMCA for this fun day of story times, 3-D scanning and media demos. We will also show you how to make the most of the free resources offered at Huntington Memorial Library, including how to download our free ebooks, audiobooks and magazines as well as how to renew books and place holds using our library catalog App. All ages welcome. Celebrity Story Time lineup – The mayor and police chief are reading in the morning and the assistant fire chief is coming in the afternoon! We will be giving out Star Wars bookmarks and buttons while supplies last!
Minecraft – Open Hours *First Come, First Serve **No Registration except when there is a special Minecraft event
Wednesdays & Thursdays 3:30 to 5:30pm
Come and enjoy Minecraft in our Kid’s Room. Laptops and/or tablets provided.
Minecraft Club – Ages 8 to 16, Registration is required. Register Here
Next Session TBA
This multi-week Minecraft seminar will take advantage of Minecraft’s educational potential to provide a fun and immersive learning experience.
3D Design Workshops (Youth & Adults)
Tinkering Tuesdays & Thursdays
Registration is required. Using the easy-to-use on-line platform Tinkercad, participants will design an object step-by-step. Materials Fee based on the weight of the final design. An estimate can be given upon request. Basic mouse skills required or must bring someone to assist you.
3D Scan – Mini Me
Print a bust or figurine of yourself
Tuesday, May 29th All Ages. Register for a scanning session time slot.