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Vicki DiSanto-
Children's Librarian 
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 !

Fall Story time & Crafts!

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

Time:  3:30-4:30

Tuesday, Oct 16: Sybil Ludington & her ride

Tuesday, Oct 23: George Washington's Tent

Tuesday, Nov 13: The 3 Sisters & the Pilgrim Story

Tuesday, Dec 4: Carrie Wright Reis celebrates a Victorian holiday

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. 
3 sessions~ register for each session separately. Attend 1, 2 or all 3 sessions!

Tuesday, Oct 30~ register here.
Tuesday, Jan 15~ register here.
Tuesday, April 30~ register here.

7:00-8:00pm @ Somers Library Program Room- registration required- register for each session separately.

Funding for programs provided by Friends of Somers Library. 

Model Magic Fall Harvest
with Art Teacher Wendy Podell!

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Best for ages 5+. Parents are welcome to stay with your child.

Space is limited and registration is required~ register here.

Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Movie!
Join us on this annual event- Saturday, November 17 at 1:30. Run time 30 minutes.  No registration necessary.

For all ages!  Gingerbread House Decorating!
December 1, 2018
In conjunction with Somers Historical Society, drop-in to the library and decorate a community of gingerbread houses at Somers Library- Children's Room* on
Saturday, December 1 from 10:00-4:00.
Materials will be provided.
One of the houses will be on display at Wright Reis Homestead and will be entered into the Historical Society festival.
While you're at the library, be sure to pick up entry forms to enter your own gingerbread creation to display at Wright Reis Homestead and Muscoot Farm Main House. All details are on the entry forms.

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

*Please consider bringing a  non-perishable item 'entry fee' which will be donated to St. Luke's Food Pantry.

Cupcake Decorating!
2 sessions:
~Mon Dec 10 for children K-2
~Mon Dec 17 for children Gr. 3-5
Time for both sessions:  3:30-4:30
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 10, register here.
For Dec 17, register here.

sunWinter Solstice Celebration
Tuesday, December 18
at 3:30-4:15 pm
For all ages
Celebrate the sun and the return of longer days! Stop by the Library to listen to stories honoring the sun and enjoy a special sunshine cookie. Make an orange and clove pomander that will enhance your home with its beautiful scent for the rest of the winter.
Register here.

Activities for Dec 27, 28, 29, 2018

~Model Magic Winter Wonderland with Art Teacher Wendy Podell!
Thursday, December 27 from 10:30-11:30
Best for ages 5+; parents are welcome to stay with your child.
Space is limited and registration is required.
Register here.

~Winter Story Time & Hot Chocolate with Doris Jane Smith!
Friday, December 28 from 1:30-2:15
Best for ages 3+; parents are welcome to stay with your child.
Please register here.

~Drop-In Craft during library hours!
Saturday, December 29 from 10-4:30
Use our materials and your imagination!
No registration required.