Children’s Room

Spring 2024 Children’s Programs

Advanced registration is required for most programs and begins

two weeks before the program date.

To register, please call the Children’s Room at 201-568-2215 x 8242, or email children@englewood.bccls.org with your child’s name, age, your phone number and town of residence. Please inform the library if you cannot attend a registered program. Attendees will not be admitted to the program if arrival is more than 10 minutes after start time.

Craft Specials

Scavenger Hunts in the Children’s Room

Week of April 1: Space
Week of April 29:
Star Wars

All ages welcome. Collect your “I Spy” checklists at the Children’s Desk. 

Storytime Meditation nd Music

Storytime Meditation and Music
with Englewood Health and BergenPAC

Tuesday, April 16 at 11:30 AM
Ages 1 to 5 yrs

Separate registration is required for each session.

Storytime Meditation nd Music

Craft Specials

Wednesdays at 4:00 PM
Grades K to 4
April 17: Recycled Craft
May 1: Star Wars Day
May 15:
Spring Cookie Decorating
May 29:
Hello Summer

Separate registration is required and begins one week before program date.

Scavenger Hunts

The Water Cycle with the Hackensack Riverkeeper Watershed Ambassador

Thursday, April 18 at 4:00 PM
Grades 2 to 4

Learn about the water cycle just in time for Earth Day.

Preschool Drive-in Movie

Spring Storytime

Fridays at 10:00 to 10:30 AM
April 19 to May 24
Ages 0 to 5

One time registration is required. Miss Michelle will present songs and stories.

Winter Storytime

Nintendo Switch Club

Every Friday 3:30 to 4:30 PM
April 19 to May 24
Grades K to 6

Drop in and play some games with us on the library’s console. No registration.

Nintendo Switch Club

Graphic Novel Book Club

Mondays at 4:00 PM
Grades 3 to 6

April 22: The Tryout by Christina Soontornvat
May 20: Twins by Varian Johnson

Stop by the Children’s Room to pick up your copy of the book to read before the program.

Graphic Novel Book Club

Drop-in Play Group

Tuesdays at 10:00 to 11:00 AM
April 30 to May 28
Ages 0 to 3 yrs

Caregivers can socialize with other families while children play with toys. No registration.

Drop-in Play Group

Toddler Process Art

Wednesdays at 10:00 AM
April 24 to May 15
Ages 2 to 3 yrs

Registration is required and limited to two sessions. Practice school readiness skills with Ms. Susan.

Wiggle and Giggle Explorers Playgroup

Music & Movement
with Every Little Thing Yoga

Thursdays at 10:00 AM
April 25 and May 23
Ages 0 to 5 yrs

Separate registration is required for each session. Sing and dance with Ms. Shelley!

Toddler Process Art

Mr. Corbitt’s Musical Storytime

Monday, May 6 at 10:30 AM
Ages 0 to 5 years

Registration is required. Meet Mr. Corbitt as he sings storybooks in an interactive performance.

Black History Month Drum Circle

Preschool Drive-In

Monday, May 13 at 4:00 PM
Ages 3 to 5 years

Registration is required. Children will decorate a cardboard car and watch a short movie.

Pearl Observatory Planetarium

Environmental Justice Workshop

Tuesday, May 21 at 4:00 PM
Grades K to 4

Registration required. Learn about the tree canopy with games and activities.

Resources

Educational

Online Read-alouds and eBooks

Audiobooks and Ebooks are
available on the Libby app

Englewood Public Library Photo/Video Disclaimer

Attendance at Englewood Public Library programs, events or public spaces constitutes consent to be photographed for use in print and/or electronic publicity for the Englewood Public Library. Photos, images, and videos submitted by users for online contests may also be used by the Library for promotional purposes. To ensure the privacy of individuals and children, images will not be identified using full names or personal identifying information without written approval from the photographed subject, parent or legal guardian.

If you do not want us to use a photo or video of you or your child, please tell the Library staff member coordinating the event PRIOR to the program.