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Hello April
  April hath put a spirit  
of youth in everything.
     William Shakespeare     
Registration is Online Only  

For programs and events that require registration:

Go to our Eventbrite page: Glen Rock Library's Eventbrite

We ask that if you decide you can no longer attend a program,
please call the library to cancel.

Programs and supplies made possible by the Friends of the Glen Rock Library

Sat., April 29, 2017 at 2pm

For ages 7-13
with adult supervision

Get ready to get colorful!
Learn about the cultural
meaning of Holi.
Enjoy some treats and have fun with music and color play on the library's lawn.

This is a registration-required family event.
We suggest wearing white or bright clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Note: Colors are organic, but may leave residue on the body and clothes.
Using skin cream will help prevent staining. 
Join waitlist
Caterpillar to Butterfly Fromcaterpillar
Coming May 2017

Watch caterpillars morph
in the Children's Room. 

Once butterflies, they will be released in the library's flower garden with a themed storytime to precede this event. 

Program will last
approximately 3 weeks.

Date of caterpillars arrival depends on weather and availability.

Expect updates about this special program through future newsletters and social media.  
The exact date/time of the  butterflies release will be announced
 a couple of days prior to the event.

Spring Recess
Drop-in Craft Spring

Monday April 10th to Thursday, April 13th
For all ages

Drop in the 
Children's Room
from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM 
to make your very own wind chime out of coffee cans
and CDs.

Project created by Happy Hooligans

No registration is required
Reading Buddies Reading

March 2nd to April 6th.
No program March 16th
For ages 5-11

Young readers are paired up with a reading buddy from the high school
No registration required. Drop-in!

Drop-in Wednesday Afternoon Dropin

First 3 Wednesdays of the month at 3:30 PM
For all ages

Enjoy some crafts and art projects in
the Children's Room.
No registration is required

Let's Go Fly a Kite Let

Tuesday, April 18th at 3:45 PM
For kindergarten to 2nd graders.

We will be using mailers, dowels, metallic foil, and ribbon to construct the kites.

1 parent/guardian per child must stay to assist in constructing a kite.
Weather permitting, try it out.

Registration opens
Saturday, April 1st at 9:00 AM

Project created by
P aws for Reading Paws
Tuesday, April 11th
Session 1: 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Session 2: 4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Tuesday, May 16th
Session 1: 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Session 2: 4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
For ages 5 and up

Beginning and fluent readers can make friends with well-behaved certified therapy dogs while practicing their reading and public speaking skills.

Important: Register for 1 session. Your ticket is needed to reserve you a spot within a 30 minute block. When you arrive, you will be asked to sign-in. First-come, first-served. 

Register Online
Programs and supplies made possible by the Friends of the Glen Rock Library
Workshops Available:
Sewing Workshop: Pencil Casessewing

Thursday, April 20th at 3:45 PM

For 3rd to 5th Graders

Hand sew pencil cases with
felt, buttons, and more.

We ask for only kids with experience with needle and thread to attend.  

Registration opens
Saturday, April 1st at 9:00 AM

Project created by eHow
Weaving Workshop: Bohemian Wall Hangings weaving

Thursday, May 11th from 3:45 PM to 5:45 PM
For 2nd to 5th graders

No experience necessary!
Learn to weave and create your own bohemian style wall hanging.

Project may exceed the two hours allotted. Kids will be allowed to take yarn home to finish this project.

Registration opens Saturday, April 22nd at 9:00 AM

Project inspired by Bar Rucci 
First Monday of the month 
 at 3:30 PM   
For all ages makersmonday

Learn makers culture
 with a special project featured each month.  

No registration is required 
Tuesday, May 9th
at 3:45 PM 
For ages 4 and up lego

Create, build, and share!

No registration is required
Monday Funday
First three Mondays of the month at 10:00 AM

For ages 3 and up

Join us for a fun morning with playdough,
crafts, stories, and songs.

No registration required
Supplies provided by the Friends of the Glen Rock Library 
Itsy Bitsy Laptime Storytime

Wednesdays, March 22nd to April 19th
 at 9:30 AM

Wednesdays, May 10th to May 31st
For pre-walkers

Join us for fingerplays, books, songs, rhymes, and movement.

No registration is required

Tiny Tots Storytime

Tuesdays, March 21st to April 18th
 at 9:30 AM

Tuesdays, May 9th to May 30th
For walkers to 36 months

This storytime includes books, songs, fingerplays, movement, and dance.

No registration is required