Worcester County Libraries to offer assortment of programs
WORCESTER COUNTY–Worcester County libraries will offer a variety of programs in October.
During Play Time, parents and children ranging from infants to 5 years old will explore educational toys together in interactive free play. It is a great place to make new friends and learn new skills. Play Times are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1 at the Pocomoke Branch; Wednesday, Oct. 16 at the Ocean City Branch; Thursday, Oct. 17 at the Snow Hill Branch; and Tuesday, Oct. 22 at the Berlin Branch.
During Lap Time, infants to children age 2 will be introduced to songs, games, finger plays and movement activities while parents and caregivers learn new ways to interact with their children. Lap Time will be every Tuesday during October at 10:30 a.m. at the Ocean Pines Branch.
Story Time for 2- to 5-year-olds features a different theme each session from stories, rhymes and finger plays to music and crafts. It will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 15 and 29 at the Berlin Branch; every Thursday in October at the Ocean Pines Branch; every Wednesday in October at the Ocean City Branch; Wednesday, Oct. 9 at the Pocomoke Branch; and Saturday, Oct. 19 at 11 a.m. at the Pocomoke Branch.
Young and Restless for 3- to 5-year-old children brings creative science, art and music activities for children Tuesday, Oct. 15 at 10:30 a.m. at the Pocomoke Branch. Dress to get messy.
Yoga for Youngsters for 2- to 5-year-old children gives kids and introduction to yoga where they roar like a lion, become a strong warrior, create animal yoga pose sequences and play together while learning how to breathe. Programs will be held Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 2 p.m. at the Berlin Branch; Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 10:30 a.m. at the Ocean City Branch. Come dressed to move.
Family Game will feature classic board games for the whole family on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Pocomoke Branch.
Pumpkin Paint for children 6 years and older
allows kids to paint their own Halloween pumpkin Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 4 p.m. at the Pocomoke Branch.
Registration is required. Call 410-957-0878 to sign up.
Professional storyteller Beth Ohlsson will read a tale for all ages Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 3:30 p.m. at the Snow Hill Branch.
There will be a Halloween Party for the whole family, complete with crafts, refreshments and a costume parade, Saturday, Oct. 26 at 10:30 a.m. at the Ocean City Branch, sponsored by the Friends of the Ocean City Library.
Bring your children to the Berlin Library for a trick or a treat, cookies and candy on Halloween, Thursday, October 31 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Berlin Branch.