LEGO Club

Do you have children who love playing with LEGO? Budding architects and LEGO fanatics ages 6+ are welcome to join LEGO Club where building encourages imagination and creativity, and where children bring construction to life. Please register for EACH session your child will attend.

Fall Session

Meet on the first Wednesday of the month.

October 3 and November 6. 4:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Please register for each week you wish to attend, online, or call the Children’s Services at 533-6555 ext. 3708.

Second Saturday

 

“Air is Everywhere” Second Saturday on August 11, 2018

Second Saturday at 1:30 p.m. This program is a part of our literacy-based strategy encouraging reading, talking, playing, singing and writing in young children. We begin with a featured theme read-aloud story with plenty of time for exploration of theme through (blocks, learning centers, play areas, experiments) to promote active engagement of parents with their children. There will be an opportunity to take related books home after the program. Jackie Sisco presents the monthly program. If you have questions, please e-mail to jsisco@derrytownship.org. Please register online, or call (717) 533-6555 ext. 3708.

If library programming for you and your family is difficult to attend during the week, register for Second Saturday.

October 13 at 1:30 pm – Fire Safety featuring Book FLIX (Registration begins September 29.)

November 10 at 1:30 pm – Second Saturday Special! Aladdin is presented by the Popcorn Hat Players. This event is sponsored by the Friends. Registration is not required for this event.

National Costume Swap

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Celebrate Green Halloween at the library! Starting on Tuesday, September 4, drop off costumes in clean, wearable condition during the following children’s programs – (Books & Babies, 1, 2, Whee! and Storytime). You will receive a ticket for each costume you drop off. Saturday, September 29, between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m., come back  to swap your ticket for a new-to-you costume.

If you have questions, call Children’s Services at 533-6555 ext. 3708.

Crazy 8’s Math Club

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For Grades 1-2. Club meets Mondays from October 15 to December 10. 4:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. (No meeting on November 5.)

Derry Township registration begins on Monday, October 1. Open registration begins on Monday, October 8.

Join Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s, an over-the-top after-school club designed to get kids fired up about math. It’s math gone wild!

Register online, or call (717) 533-6555 ext. 3708 to register at the Children’s desk, or if you have questions. Presenter: Jackie Sisco.

Read more about Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s.

9th Annual Holiday Movie Extravaganza

Thursday, December 20 at 6:30 p.m.

Come in your pajamas ready to be transported to the Jolly Old England! By popular demand, we will show the movie, A Muppet Christmas Carol (rated G) and enjoy popcorn and apple juice and maybe even a few surprises. No registration is needed.