Youth Services Department

October Events

Children
Tiny Tots Story Time
Wed., Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 10:30 am. Bring your children ages 15 months - 5 years to the library and listen to stories and learn finger plays with your little one. Afterwards, enjoy interactive toys and snack in the library’s meeting room.
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Free Tutoring @ Your Library
Wed., Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 6 pm. Willingboro High School honor students will tutor students in elementary and middle school. Space is limited and registration is required.
Get Crafty with Miss Nancy
Thurs., Oct. 4, 3:30 pm. Students in grades K -3 will enjoy arts and crafts in the Children’s Room.
Snack and Study
Thurs., Oct. 11, 3:30 pm. Students in grades K-6 are invited to study and snack in the Children’s Room.
Read to a Dog
Thurs., Oct. 18, 6 pm. Students in grades K through 3, practice your reading skills with a friendly therapy dog!
Legos @ the Library
Thurs., Oct. 25, 6 pm. Budding engineers in grades K through 3, use your imagination to build your own creations – the sky is the limit!
Tiny Tots Halloween Parade
Wed., Oct. 31, 11 am. Trick or treat at the library! Toddlers ages 18 mos.-4 years along with their parents and caregivers will enjoy a story, an activity, and a parade around the library in their costumes to get treats!
Tween Programs
Tween Halloween Guestimation
Entire Month of October. It’s trick or treat time again; can you guess how many treats are in the jar? The closest guess gets to keep the candy!
Make & Take Wednesdays
Wed., Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 4 pm. Students in grades 4-6 can get crafty in the Children’s Room.
Family Programs
The Early Bird Gets the Scholarship
Sat., Oct. 6, 2 pm. Hold On To Education Foundation will teach teens and parents how to gain an edge when applying for college scholarships and financing.
Teen Programs
Teen Programs
Teen Halloween Guestimation
Entire Month of October. It’s trick or treat time again; can you guess how many treats are in the jar? The closest guess gets to keep the candy!
Cover2Cover High School Book Club
Mon., Oct. 15, 2:15 pm. Get together with friends and talk about the latest great reads for teens – light refreshment will be served. This program will be held in the Willingboro High School’s MVP Room; all area high school students are welcome to attend.
Get Runway Ready!
Wed., Oct. 17 and 24, 6-9 pm. Join model, photographer and Willingboro resident, Ediomi Utuk-Lowery, as she breaks down the art of the runway modeling. Through exciting posing and posture coaching, students will experience the joy of walking in full confidence and own their runway.

Meet the Author: Erica Pullen

ericapullencropcompressMeet Erica Pullen, author of the children’s novel Believing in Myself, at Willingboro Public Library on Sat., Sept. 22 at 3 p.m. Copies of her book will be available for sale and signing. This free event is open to the public and requires no registration. Refreshments will be served. 

Read to a Dog

dogsRead to a Dog
Thurs., Sept. 20, 5:30 pm, Thurs., Oct. 18 & Nov. 15, 6 pm. Students in grades K through 3, practice your reading skills with a friendly therapy dog

September Events

Children’s Programs
Tiny Tots Story Time
Wed., Sept. 5, 12 10:30 am. Bring your toddlers ages 18 months - 4 years to the library and listen to stories and learn finger plays with your little one. Afterwards, enjoy interactive toys and snack in the library’s meeting room.
Get Crafty with Miss Nancy
Thurs., Sept. 6, 4 pm. Pre-K through third grade students can express themselves with a new craft every month.
Snack and Study
Thurs., Sept. 13, 3:30 pm. Students in grades K through six are invited to study and snack in the Children’s Room.
Tiny Tots Fall Fun Story Time
Wed., Sept. 19, 11 am. Children under 5 will enjoy songs, stories, arts and crafts, and snacks.
Read to a Dog
Thurs., Sept. 20, 5:30 pm. Students in grades K through 3, practice your reading skills with a friendly therapy dog!
 
Tween Programs
Tween Game On!
Wed., Sept. 26, 5:30. You’ve finished your first month of the school year – come to the library, relax with friends, and get your game on!
Teen Programs
The Mindful Teen
Wed., Sept. 19, 6 pm. Teens, learn the easy way to less stress and anxiety; helpful tips to help you enjoy life more and worry less.
Family Programs
Meet the Children’s Author Erica Pullen
Sat., Sept. 22, 3 pm. Author Erica Pullen will present her book Believing in Myself! Signed books will be available for purchase.
I Spy Tonight
Thurs., Sept. 27, 5:30 pm. I Spy in the Children’s Room – find the hidden treasures and win a prize!
 

Tiny Tots Story Time

storytimebearWed., Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24 & Nov. 7, 14, 10:30 am. Toddlers ages 18 mos.-4 years will enjoy learning finger plays, munching on snacks, and playing together with their parents and caregivers using interactive toys after story time.
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