8/21/2013 10:47:00 AM Library registration deadline nears for fall programs
The Florence County Library is registering for fall programs through Aug. 23. The library has planned a variety of programs for children. For more information and to register for the programs please call the Greenberg Children’s Library at 292-7382. Registration is required for all programs and some programs are limited on the amount of children. Daycare centers may call for a separate appointment for Preschool Storytime. Toddler and Preschool Storytime The library will offer toddler and preschool storytimes on Tuesday mornings. Your child must be two years old to register for toddler storytime and 3, 4 or 5 years old to register for preschool storytime. The storytime will include stories, fingerplays, simple crafts and music for these programs. Toddler storytime will begin Tuesday, September 3th at 9:30 a.m. and last 20 minutes. Preschool storytime will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 3, at 10:30 a.m. and last 30 minutes. Tweens Programs The Library will offer programs for children in grades 3rd –5th on Wednesday afternoons. The programs will consist of movies, stories, crafts and guest speakers. The programs will begin on Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 3:30 p.m. and will last 30 to 45 minutes. Baby Storytimes The Library will offer programs for babies birth to 23 months old on Thursday mornings. The programs will be divided into two groups, walkers and non-walkers. An adult caregiver will need to stay with the baby during the 15 minute program. The programs will consist of music, fingerplays and stories appropriate for these age groups. Baby storytime will begin Thursday, Sept. 5 at 10 a.m. for non-walkers and Thursday, Sept. 5, at 11 a.m. for walkers. Afterschool Programs The Library will offer programs for children in grades 5K-2nd on Thursday afternoons. The programs will consist of movies, stories, crafts and guest speakers. The programs will begin on Thursday, Sept. 5 at 3:30 p.m. and will last 30 to 45 minutes. Fine Arts Friday The Library will be offering Fine Arts Friday for children in grades 5K-3rd beginning Sept.6 at 3:30 p.m. Children will be working with a variety of art forms. Registration is required and limited. Bookworms Book Club This is a book discussion group that enjoys crafts and games while discussing the book. The program is for grades 3-5 and meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month. The first meeting is Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 3:30 p.m. Registration is required and limited. Creative Arts Studio The Library will be offering Creative Arts Studio for children in grades 4th-6th beginning Sept. 30 at 3:30 p.m. Children will be learning about artists and their techniques. Registration is required and limited. Sunday Family Movies The Florence County Library will be having popular movies for families on Sundays beginning Sept. 9 at 2:30 p.m. The movies are rated either G or PG. These movies are sponsored by Friends of Florence County Library.