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Vicki DiSanto-
Children's Librarian 
and
Beth Levine- Library Assistant



Special Events~scroll to the bottom to see all the events!
Our Programs are funded by the Friends of Somers Library through your donations.  Thanks for your support !

Beginning this September, sign-up for
'1,000 Books Before Kindergarten'.
You will receive a packet with a reading folder, adult bookmark, child's bookmark, and a sticker for your child.
Read a book (any book!) to your newborn, infant and/or toddler.  One book each night will yield 365 books per year!
Check out books from Somers Library or use your own.
For every 100 books read, come into the library and your child will receive a sticker for 100, 200, 300, etc. books read!
Sign-up is at Somers Library~ during BabyTime, ToddlerTime with Miss Linda
OR
see Vicki or Beth to receive your packet!

Model Magic Fall Harvest Craft!
Saturday, November 16 from 10:30-11:30.
Led by Art Teacher Wendy Podell.
Best for ages 5+ with adult.
Space is limited and registration is required.
Register here.

Fall Story time & Crafts!

Books, stories, crafts, history and fun with
Doris Jane Smith,
teacher and Somers Town Historian!

Time:  3:30-4:30

Tuesdays:  Oct 22; Nov 12; Nov 26; Dec 10

Register here.

Space is limited and registration is required. 
Best for ages 6+.

Mindful and Artful Parenting with
Art Therapist Lynn Cukaj

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” Pablo Picasso


For Adults~ To process experiences related to parenting, particularly anxiety and frustration. An Art Studio approach will be used to experience different creative techniques in a non-judgmental atmosphere. Techniques will include visualization, journaling and mindfulness. 
  
5 sessions~ Mondays!

Dates: Sept 23, Oct 21, 2019; Jan 13, Mar 23, Apr 20, May 18, 2020

7:00-8:00pm @ Somers Library Program Room- registration required- register here.

Funding for programs provided by Friends of Somers Library. 

Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Movie!
 
Join us on this annual event- Saturday, November 23 at 1:30. Run time 30 minutes.  No registration necessary.

Gingerbread House Decorating!
November 30, 2019
Drop-in to the library and decorate a community of gingerbread houses at Somers Library- Children's Room* from 10:30-4:00.
Materials will be provided.

*Gingerbread houses will be on display at Somers Library Reading Room during December.

Funding for this program is provided by Friends of Somers Library.

Cupcake Decorating is back!
2 sessions:
~Mon Dec 9 for children K-2~3:30-4:30
~Mon Dec 16 for children Gr. 3-5~3:45-4:45
Create a cupcake using fondant and more like the experts do! Led by Marlene Sable.
Registration required- see below. Please note that space is limited.
For Dec 9, register here
For Dec 16, register here.
 

For Parents!

Do you want to increase reading and creativity in your home?  Attend a series of workshops- see dates below.  
You will take a children's book and create an art project from it.  This hour-long workshop will show you how!

Led by Lynn Cukaj~ Art Therapist and Teacher

Dates: 
Mondays: Nov 18; January 27; February 10; March 9 and 
Tuesday:  April 28.
Time:  7:00-8:00pm

Registration required~ register here.

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