Youth Programs

 

Huntington Memorial Library offers a variety of programs for all ages that supports a love for lifelong reading and learning, as well as supports a child’s imagination.

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise stated. Check out our Eventbrite page to register for our programs and our Youth Calendar for more information.

February Programs Calendar

Children in the Library Policy

Special Programs

LEGO Robotics Camp (8-12yrs)
Thurs. & Fri. 2/20 & 2/21, 1:30-3:30pm

Register on 1/27
Learn about building and programming small-scale robots using LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Robot Kits with volunteers from Hartwick College.

Weekly Library Youth Programs

We offer weekly storytimes to help children develop pre-literacy skills through stories, rhymes, songs, and activities.

February Storytime Themes

Week of 2/4 – Groundhog Day

Week of 2/11 – Valentine’s Day

Week of 2/18 – Pizza

Week of 2/25 – Fairytales

Mornings

Tiny-Tots Storytime (1-2yrs)
Tues. 1/21-5/19

Register Here
Nurture your child’s love of books! Come to the library where we will share stories, songs, and action rhymes.


Toddler Storytime (2-3yrs)
Wed. 1/22-5/20

Register Here
Nurture your child’s love of books! Come to the library where we will share stories, songs, and action rhymes.


*NEW* Messy Art (2-5yrs)
Wed. 1/22-5/20

Register Here
Create fun projects with a mess that you don’t have to clean up!


Preschool Storytime (3-5yrs)
Thurs. 1/23-5/21

Register Here
Nurture your child’s love of books! Come to the library where we will share stories, songs, action rhymes, and do an activity.


Minecraft Club (8-12yrs)
Sat. 2/15-3/21

Register on 1/20
This six week club will use Minecraft’s educational potential to provide a fun and immersive learning experience.
For more information, click here.

Afternoons

Afternoon Explorers (5-7yrs)
Tues. 1/21-5/19

Register Here
Fun and learning don’t have to stop when the school bell rings! Discover new stories before doing an activity and participating in a treasure hunt with your friends.

2/4 – Observing Shadows

2/11 – Valentine’s Day Cards

2/18 – English Muffin Pizzas

2/25 – Fairytale Treasure Hunt


Afternoon Adventures (7-11yrs)
Wed. 1/22-5/20

Register Here
Fun and learning don’t have to stop when the school bell rings! Discover something new each week while doing an activity with your friends.

2/5 – Observing Shadows

2/12 – Valentine’s Day Cards

2/19 – English Muffin Pizzas

2/26 – Artificial Reality Games


STEAM Club (Grades 6-9)
Fri. 3/6-4/24

Register on 2/10
Make a Mythbusters Episode!
For more information, click here.

Monthly Programs

STEAM Ahead (8-12yrs)
Twice a Month on Thurs. 6:00-7:30pm

STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math. STEAM education encourages critical thinking, creative problem-solving, and hands-on learning. For more information, click here.

2/13 – Conversation Heart Catapults
Register on 1/20

2/27 – OOBLECK!
Register on 2/3


American Girls Club (6-12yrs)
3rd Thurs. 3:30-4:30pm

Register on 1/27
Do YOU enjoy dolls, history, and snacks? If you do, then American Girls Club might just be for you! Join us each month as we explore the life and times of an American Girl and then enjoy a snack from that time period.

2/20 Rebecca (1914)

3/19 Nanea (1941)

4/16 Maryellen (1954)

5/21 Melody (1963)

Open Programs

*Registration is not required for all our open programs*

Open Minecraft
Wed. & Thurs. 3:30-5:30pm
Come and enjoy Minecraft in our Kid’s Room. Laptops and/or tablets provided.


LEGO Challenge
Participate in our weekly challenge to win a prize from our prize box.


Art Cart
Enjoy creating a craft, coloring in a coloring page, or create something of your own creation.