Monday, February 1, 2010

February Family Fun at the Middletown Library

February Family Fun at the Middletown Library

If you've found yourself stuck indoors this winter, you've probably been looking for things to do - especially if you are a parent. The winter weather and frigid temperatures don't leave a lot of options. Never fear! The Middletown Library has several great activities for kids each month and February 2010 is no different.

If you have a two or three-year-old, you might want to consider attending a Tales for Tykes event. This storytime is for toddlers and their parents or caregivers and last for half an hour. Sing songs, read stories, participate in learning activities and have fun. Tales for Tykes takes place ever Monday and Tuesday from 10:15 - 10:45, however the library is closed on February 15th for President's Day.

If you're looking for something to do with your infant, Mother Goose Laptime may be for you. More stories, songs, and playtime aimed at children ages 6-24 months. This event takes place every Monday from 11:00 - 11:30, with the exception of February 15th.

For older children, ages 3 1/2 - 5, Preschool Storytime held on each Tuesday from 11:00 - 11:30 may be a great choice! Children will sing songs, hear stories and take part in activities. Parents are not required to sit with their child but they must remain in the children's area of the library.

On Wednesday's, children of all ages are welcome to take part in Family Story Time, which takes place from 11:15 - 11:45. Registration is not required for any of the above mentioned storytime events.

For students over twelve, the Teen Anime/Manga Club will take place on Saturday, February 27th, from 2:00 - 4:00. Teens can meet in the Community Room to discuss their favorite anime and manga, watch new shows, and see what kind of new Manga material is available in the library.

On Saturday, February 13th, from 2:00-2:45, students from the ages of five - twelve can meet in the Community Room for the Jedi Training Camp. Students can practice their Jedi skills with challenges and fun games. Registration is not required.

For more information on any of these events, you can call the Middletown Library's Children's Department at 513-424-8042.

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