A Spring Preschool Story Hour program for 3-5 year olds will be offered at the Library from May 10th through June 14th. You may choose either THURSDAY MORNINGS at 10:30-11:15 OR THURSDAY AFTERNOONS at 1:30-2:15. These programs are for 3 -5 year-olds who are ready to enjoy Story Hour on their own. Registration begins Monday, April 30th, in person or by phone.
AMERICAN GIRL’S CLUB: IT’S YOGA TIME: Join us at the Library on Thursday, April 19th at 4-5:15learn different yoga poses and relaxing techniques. You may bring your own mat or we will provide you with one. The class is taught by Donna Baia, a certified children’s yoga teacher. Please visit her website, http://www.kiddingaroundyoga.com/donna. This program is for children in grades 2 & up . Registration is required in person or by phone.
If you’re in First Grade and up, join us for another great year of LEGO Club. Registration fills quickly for the LEGO Club each month at the Library. The next meeting will be on Monday,April 16th at 4-5PM. The children will build on a different theme each month. This month we will focus on Sports and Sports Stadiums. All supplies will be provided; the children only need to bring their imagination and creativity to each session. Registration is required, by phone or in person or by e-mail. Please make sure that you receive a confirmation e-mail.
It’s great to see families working together in our LEGO Family program, So please join us in April on Sundays, April 8th and 22nd and Saturday, April 14th anytime from 2-3:30. We invite all family members to come in and build a LEGO creation. Each month, we will have a LEGO building challenge, or children and their families may create independently. This program is geared for children in Kindergarten and up with an adult. All supplies will be provided. No registration is necessary. For more information please call the library.
It’s Spring and time for Ages 2-5 Drop-in Story Time in the Children’s Room at the Library. The programs are Thursdays, April 5th – April 26th at 10:30-11:00. There will be a lively mixture of favorite stories, rhymes, and songs. No registration is required. This program features a lively mixture of favorite short stories, fingerplays and music. All children must be accompanied by an adult. After the storytime stay and play with our toys, Legos, and puzzles.
Join us on Wednesdays, April 4th through April 25th at 10:30 am-11:00 am for a Drop-in Baby storytime in the Childrens’ Room. This program features a lively mixture of stories, rhymes and music. .No registration is required. The children must be accompanied by a parent. We’ll have a surprise theme every day. After the storytime stay and play with our toys, Legos, and puzzles.
Join us at the Library as we present our annual Springtime Concert for ALL AGES, on TUESDAY, March 27th from 6:30-7:30 PM. We enthusiastically welcome back EVERGREEN to entertain us with an evening of spring and Easter music and sing-alongs to help us celebrate the Easter season. For more information please call the library or by e-mail email@example.com . There will be a special appearance by THE EASTER BUNNY! Parents: Bring your cameras to take a picture with the Easter Bunny. TREATS FOR ALL!
Enjoy our Spring Craft at the Library. On Saturday, March 24th , children are invited to join us in the children’s room anytime between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm to create fun spring animal crafts. Children five and under may need a parent’s help. No registration is required. For additional information, please call the library.
JOIN US FOR “PRESIDENTS’ DAY AT THE MOVIES ” on the Big Screen Monday, February 19th @ 1PM. Based on the New York Times bestseller, this movie tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who has been homeschooled, but will now enter fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time. This movie is Rated PG for thematic elements including bullying, and some mild language. . It is 1hr., 53 min. long. This program is open to all ages. Parents, please accompany children under 12. Popcorn will be served. No registration required.
FAMILY STORYTIME – VALENTINE’S DAY IS FOR HUGGING- Join us on Tuesday, February 13th at 6:30 -7:15PM for Valentine’s stories. Put on your pajamas, gather up a favorite teddy or a blanket and listen to valentine’s, hearts and hug stories. This is a family storytime for children ages 2 & up accompanied by an adult. Valentine stories, songs, and crafts are planned for toddlers and preschoolers. Registration is required in person or by phone.
Enjoy our Valentine’s Day Craft at the Library. On Saturday, February 10th , children are invited to join us in the children’s room anytime between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm to create a Valentine heart tree craft. Children five and under may need a parent’s help. No registration is required. For additional information, please call the library.
If you’re in First Grade and up, join us for another great year of LEGO Club. Registration fills quickly for the LEGO Club each month at the Library. The next meeting will be on Monday, Monday, January 29th at 4-5PM. The children will build on a different theme each month. We will Create a Wonderful, Winter Wonderland or an Avalanche of Snow- anything that is Winter-related. . All supplies will be provided; the children only need to bring their imagination and creativity to each session. Registration is required, by phone or in person or by e-mail. Please make sure that you receive a confirmation e-mail.
Budget Vote Information
Library’s upcoming budget vote and trustee election will be held
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Where do you vote?
Vote at the Library, 505 Meadow Drive, North Tonawanda
between 9:30am and 9pm
Who can vote?
Residents of the School District of North Tonawanda and over the age of 18. There is no registration. You DO NOT have to be registered to vote in the general election to vote on the Library Budget.
What is being voted on?
Shall the North Tonawanda Public Library Budget for fiscal year
2018-2019, which requires for Library purposes $27,593 to increase the annual appropriation from $1,412,326 to $1,439,919 be approved and adopted and the necessary tax levied by the North Tonawanda City School District?
Who is running for Trustee?
How long is a Trustee in office?
Trustees serve a five year term
Children from Ages 2 – Grade 9 can join our An Avalanche of Books themed Winter Reading Club from Monday, January 15th through March 3rd in the Children’s Department of the Library. Come into the library to receive your reading sheet and then read up to 5 books and receive a prize (All books should be their own library choices). We will have a display in the Children’s Room of the children’s artwork for the first book they read. After reading just one book and drawing a picture or writing about their library book choice, children will receive a free book. Call the library for more information.
The Winter session of Terrific Twos storyhour will be held at the Library on Wednesdays, January 17th through March 7th from 11-11:30 AM. The children and their accompanying adults will be introduced to books, songs, fingerplays, and socializing. Children must be two years old by the first session. Registration begins Tuesday, January 8th, by phone or in person at the library. This activity is for the residents of North Tonawanda, Wheatfield, and Pendleton.