Volume 5, issue 2
M A R C H - A P R I L
All programming listed below will take place at the Henry Ford Centennial Library Participants arriving more than 5 minutes after the scheduled program time will not be admitted. Due to space limitations, strollers may not be allowed inside the program room or the auditorium. Children must be the required age on or before the first date of the program. Residents and cardholders are given preference. Individuals with disabilities who require special accommodations, auxiliary aids, or services to attend or participate in these programs should contact their local library or TDD 313-9432193. Reasonable advance notice is required.
STORYTIMES Mother Goose Storytime Ages 6-24 Months
Babies and toddlers are invited to their first literature experiences along with songs, fingerplays, and movement. One caregiver per child is recommended. Space is limited. Please specify which session you wish to attend, 9:30 am OR 10:45 am Fridays, March 9, 16, 30 Registration begins Feb. 24th Fridays, April 20, 27, May 4 Registration begins Apr. 6th
c h i l d r e n ’ s Tot Time / Ages 2-3 Years Children with a caregiver are invited for stories, songs and fun. Please choose only one session. Space is limited. When registering, please specify which session you wish to attend, 10:30 am OR 11:30 am. Registration begins Mar. 1st. Thursdays, March 15, 29 & April 5, 26 * Preschool Storytime / Ages 3-5 Years Join us for fun stories, fingerplays, and a craft. Caregivers must remain in the library. Space is limited. Registration begins Mar. 1st. Thursdays, March 15, 29 & April 5, 26 @ 2 : 0 0 pm * Pajama & Stuffed Animal Storytime / All Ages Bring your favorite stuffed animal or doll (or 2nd favorite to avoid tears!) for a sleepover at the library. Enjoy listening to some bedtime stories together, then we’ll tuck the animals in & say goodnight. Come back after 2pm on Friday, March 9th to pick them up and find out what the animals did during the night. Space is limited. Registration begins Feb. 23rd. Thursday, March 8th @ 6:00 pm NOTE: Only the stuffed animals will be spending the night — not the children!
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CRAFTS Tween+ Crafts: 1st Saturday of the month @ 2 pm / 4th Grade & Up March 3rd: Grassy Gertie. Gear up for spring by making a growing friend. Gertie will start bald, but with care will soon sprout a lush, green head of hair! Registration begins February 18th. March 31st: Earth Friendly Shrinky Dinks. Keep plastic out of landfills by decorating repurposed containers. You will get a chance to make several charms. Registration begins March 17th. * Third Thursday Crafts / All Ages Drop-in Craft 11:00 am — 7:00 pm Younger children may need adult assistance. Crafts are available while supplies last. Thursday, March 15th Luck of the Irish, or something springy, come & make a green -themed thingy. Thursday, April 19th I spy with my little eye something crafty… come find out what! * Tied up with String / All Ages Come & make something soft & fuzzy with yarn. Monday, April 9th pm
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