Manchester, Connecticut

What's Happening for Children

Check out the calendar for all the
great programs in November.
Calendar for December

Storytime is cancelled for Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.

 

All Events are FREE

December Special Events

Friday, December 13, 2019 2pm -2:30pm at Cheney.
Jammin in Jammies Preschool Dance Party
For children up to 6 years old and their caregivers, this is a time to dance and sing along to kids' music, oldies and seasonal tunes.  We'll stay cozy this month by dancing in our favorite pajamas!


Thursday, December 19, 2019 2-3 pm at Cheney.
Gingerbread Cookie Party
Decorate a delicious gingerbread cookie and make a craft at this tasty program for preschool children.
*While supplies last*
View flyer HERE.


Thursday, December 19, 2019 3:30 - 4:45 pm at Cheney.
Gingerbread House Workshop - A Holiday STEAM program
Children in Kindergarten through Grade 5 will practice their STEAM skills constructing gingerbread houses.  
*While supplies last*
View flyer HERE.


Saturday, December 21, 2019, 10:30 am at Cheney.
Block Party 
Visit the library to build and play with all sorts of blocks! Try KEVA planks, foam blocks, Lego bricks and more!
View flyer HERE.

Thursday, December 26, 2019, 6:30 pm at Cheney
Island Rhythm 
Listen and dance along to the wonderful tropical sounds of Island Rhythm.
View flyer HERE.

Saturday, December 28, 2019, 10:30 am at Cheney.
Edward Leonard's Silly Sing-a-long
Enjoy a mix of songs, musical games, dance movements and rhythms.  Recommended for preschool children.
View flyer HERE.

Monday, December 30, 2019, 2-4 pm at Cheney.
Winter Crafts for Kids
Visit the library to make a great craft.
View flyer HERE.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019, 10-11am at Cheney.
Hip Hop with Dimensional Dance
Learn about hip hop dance with dancer Henry Olivo, aka Savage, at this interactive program!  
He will perform and also teach some basic hip hop moves.
View flyer HERE.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019, 11 am to 12 (noon) at Cheney.
New Year's Eve Crafts & Countdown to Noon
Children can celebrate the holiday early and make New Year's crafts starting at 11 am until our countdown to noon.  Happy New Year!
  *While Supplies Last*
View flyer HERE.


 


 

    Weekly Friday event unless noted:

    Playgroup time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00. 

*Preschool Playgroup from 10:00 - 12:00, at Mary Cheney Library.
Toys are provided and parental supervision is required.
Everyone is welcome.  All activities are FREE.

Playgroup from 10 a.m. to 12:00.

 

What's Happening 

at 
Whiton Branch Library
100 North Main Street
Manchester, CT  
860-643-6892

 

Events at Whiton Library

All Events are FREE

   

Thursday, December 26, 2019, 3:30 pm at Whiton.
Island Rhythm 
Listen and dance along to the wonderful tropical sounds of Island Rhythm.

View flyer HERE.

 

Monday, December 30, 2019, 10:30 - 11:30 am at Whiton.
Winter Crafts for Kids
Visit the library to make a great craft.

View Flyer HERE.

 

Tuesday, December 31, 2019, 11 am to 12pm (noon) at Whiton.
New Year's Eve Crafts & Countdown to Noon
Children can celebrate the holiday early and make New Year's crafts starting at 11 am until our countdown to noon.  Happy New Year! 
  *While Supplies Last*

View Flyer HERE.

 

 Fridays, Preschool Playgroup

​Toys are provided and parental supervision is required.

   All programs are FREE.

Calendar of Events

December 2019 - Children and Teen Programs

Storytime is cancelled Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.