Unless otherwise noted, registration is required and programs are for HPL cardholders only. All November and December programs will be offered online via Zoom, YouTube, Instagram, Facebook Live or In-Person. Please note some programs require weekly registration.
Each child will need their own library card to register.
IMPORTANT: All Zoom programs require registration in order to receive a Zoom sign-in link by email, which is necessary for participation. Kits must be picked up within three days of registration or they will be given to the waitlist.
Wednesday, December 8 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm • Grades 4-6 • Station J Program Room & Zoom
Join us for a lively book discussion of Restart by Gordon Korman. A free copy of the book is available at registration, while supplies last.
Wednesday, December 8 • 10:00am - 11:00am • Ages 3 and up • Station J Program Room
Each week we will read picture books by a different author and create our own masterpieces inspired by the art from the books. Ages 3 and up
Thursday, December 9 • 10:00am - 10:30am • Ages 2-5 years with caregiver • Youth Program Room
We invite you and your little one to cut, roll, and create mini playdough masterpieces together.
Thursday, December 9 • 4:30pm - 5:15pm • Grades K-5 • Station J Program Room
Try your hand at carving scrimshaw, and create your own wintry scene. See examples from the Whaling Museum and Education Center.
Friday, December 10 • 10:30am - 11:15am • Ages 1.5 - 3.5 years with parent/caregiver • Youth Program Room
Join us for a dramatic reading of Three Little Kittens. You'll be the kittens & Miss Laura will be the mother cat.
Friday, December 10 • 5:30pm - 6:30pm • Grades K-5 • Station J Program Room
Be creative and design your own ugly sweater collage.
Saturday, December 11 • 10:00am - 10:30am • Ages 1-3 years with parent/caregiver • Main Auditorium
Join Long Island Music Therapy for a music class that will allow children to explore their musical selves through song, instrument play, and movement.
Monday, December 13 • 10:30am - 11:15am • 1:00pm - 1:45pm • Youth Program Room
Warm up with winter stories and make a *brownie in a mug. *May contain allergens.