Kids & Teens

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Chess Time

Open to all ages!
For any skill range from beginner to accomplished players.
An instructor will be available.

September 29
October 14, 27
November 10, 24
December 8

All sessions @ 4:30 PM

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Preschool Storytimes

Baby Lapsit (birth-18 months w/adult – no siblings please!)
Tuesdays @ 9:30am (walking); @10:30am (not yet walking)
September 22, 29, October 6, 13

Toddler Time (18-36 months w/adult)
Mondays @ 9:30am & 10:30am
September 21, 28, October 5, 12

Circle Time (3-year-old “all by myself”)
Fridays @ 10:30am
September 26, October 2, 9, 16

Preschool Storytime (4&5’s not in K)
Fridays @ 9:30am
September 25, October 2, 9, 16

In-person registration for Fall Session #2 begins:

Monday, October 19: for Cornwall School District residents

Wednesday, October 21: for non-residents

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Art Afternoon

Welcome to Art Afternoon – a monthly program that meets on select Thursdays. For grades K-12, this program is designed to bring awareness of artists and their styles in a hands-on after-school workshop. Register the week before the program.

Don’t forget… always dress for mess!

Thursday, October 22, 4:15-5:30pm:
Paint like an Aborigine


Talk it Up Book Group for Grades 1 & 2

A book group for grades 1 & 2 led by Julie Baxter. . Each program will include a shared reading, story and illustration discussion and a theme-related craft or activity.  It is recommended that adults read and enjoy these books with your child and begin a discussion at home.

Thursday, October 15, 4:30-5:30 pm The Man Who Walked Between the Towers by Mordicai Gerstein.


Book/Snack Book Group for Grades 3 & 4

Good read – Good eats

Join us for a book club geared for 3&4 graders and hosted by Children’s Librarian, Martha LaVallee. The program features a shared discussion of appropriately-aged chapter books and there is always a snack!

Tuesday, October 20, 4:30-5:30pm The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

Tuesday, November 17, 4:30-5:30pm (book title to come)

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Grades 5-8


Calling all in grades 5-8 (accompanied by an adult) – join us for a book club hosted by Children’s Librarian, Martha LaVallee.  Parents are encouraged to read the books themselves and discuss them with their children both during the club and at home.

Tuesday, October 20, 6:00-7:00pm A View from Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg

Tuesday, November 17, 6:00-7:00pm (book title to come)


Family Build-It With Legos® and K’Nex®

Drop in, bring the kids, and design and build using Legos®, K’Nex® and floor blocks. No registration required.

We can promise lots of fun!

Upcoming dates:

Saturday, October 17, 10:00-11:30am

Saturday, November 21, 10:00-11:30am


PJ Story Time

Wear your PJ’s and bring your favorite cuddly on select Monday nights @ 6:30pm!

Tales and activities for 3 and 4-year-olds with a caregiver – but all children are welcome with an adult. Register during week prior to each program. Call 534-8282.

Monday, October 19, 6:30pm

Monday, November 9, 6:30pm

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(Teen Underclassmen Team)

For active members only!

Join the library’s teen advisory board. For more information please call the library at 534-8282 and speak with Lisa SinClair. Meets select Fridays.

Next meeting dates:

Friday, October 16, 5:30-7:35pm