Nichols library events for next 5 days

The Power of Play (NIC)

Wednesday, December 07, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Adult and child interactive play is critical to language development. Caregivers are invited to the library to play with their child at stations of fun and games, including manipulatives, board games and puzzles as well as items for imaginative play and gross motor activity. For infants through 5th grade with a caregiver.

Sing a Story (NIC)

Wednesday, December 07, 2016 at 4:15 PM -- Nichols Library
Come sing and play at the library! This interactive program features an approach to literacy called Education Through Music. Participants can play song based games, move to music and listen to stories. This program is for children ages 4 to 6 years old and is limited to 22 participants.

Sign & Play with Baby (NIC)

Thursday, December 08, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Learn to communicate with babies using sign language. This three-week program provides a fun environment for babies and their caregivers to learn the basics of sign language. Each week, a new theme will be introduced using stimulating activities, books, songs and play. For children ages 8 - 23 months. *Program requires advanced registration for each date and is limited to 12 babies per program.
Thursday, Dec. 1 - Mealtime
Thursday, Dec. 8 - Bathtime
Thursday, Dec. 15 - Park Fun

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Family Storytime (NIC)

Friday, December 09, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.

Interactive Sensory Evening (NIC)

Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 6:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Families will participate in activity stations, reading and crafts with their children who will enjoy sensory experiences. This drop-in program is for children 3 years old and older and has a room limit of 30 participants.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Monday, December 12, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.

Maker Mondays (NIC)

Monday, December 12, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Visit the library's Makerspace each week to tinker, create and build hands-on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) activities. The library will provide the materials - kids provide the imagination! For children in 1st through 5th grades with a caregiver.