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October 2016

Pre-School Storytime – Fall Session

October 5 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Children’s Program Room,
1st Floor, Bethel Public Library
Storytime

Wednesdays, 10:30 – 11:00 am, September 28 – November 16 (no class October 12) A program of stories, activities, and a simple craft or DVD. For Bethel children ages 3, 4, and 5 years old, who are able to sit alone without an adult. Children must be 3 years old by September 28. Parents/caregivers may not sit with the children, but must remain in the building during the programs. No registration required.

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Mother Goose Storytime – Fall Session

October 6 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Children’s Program Room,
1st Floor, Bethel Public Library
Mother-Goose

Thursdays, 10:30-11:00 am, September 29 - November 10 (No class October 27) A program of rhymes, stories, and music and movement activities for infants 10-24 months old, accompanied by an adult. Only infants of this age and a parent/caregiver may participate in this program. Other siblings are not eligible to attend the class. In person registration required to attend. Registration is open September 21-27, at the Children's Services Desk. Limit 12 children, with an adult to the class. For more information, please call the Library at 203-794-8756,…

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Terrific Twos – Fall Session

October 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Children’s Program Room,
1st Floor, Bethel Public Library
Mother hen reading a book to chicks

Fridays, 10:30-11:00 am, October 7 - November 4 A program of stories, fingerplays, a short book themed DVD and simple craft for 2 year olds accompanied by an adult. For children who are 2 years old as of October 7. Only the 2 year old and a parent/caregiver can participate in the program. Siblings are not eligible to attend the class. No registration required!

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Read to Provolone

October 11 @ 10:15 am - 12:00 pm
Children’s Program Room,
1st Floor, Bethel Public Library
Read to Provolone

What do you get when you bring dogs, children and books together? You get happy kids who want to practice reading to the library’s lovable service dog, Provolone. Each child will be able to read to Provolone for 15 minutes during the session. Remember to bring your own book to read from, so Provolone can hear some new and exciting stories! For independent readers – Grades 1 – 5 Registration required. Please call the Library at 203-794-8756, ext. 5, or visit the…

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One-on-One Demos For Parents – Online Resources For Kids

October 12 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
The Michele Arnhold Children’s Library,
1st Floor, Bethel Public Library
three children at computer

Parents of children in Grades 2 – 5 are invited to join a Children’s staff member for a one-on-one overview of several online resources offered at the library. These resources provide information for students to assist them with homework and other school assignments. Registration required for all sessions. Register in person at the Children’s Services Desk or by calling the library at 203-794-8756, Ex. 5. Limit of 2 adults for each demo.

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All programs sponsored by the Bethel Public Library are open to the public, and meet accessibility requirements for the disabled. Those needing special arrangements should contact the library at least 2 weeks prior to the program to make arrangements.