Winter 2011 Programs

Special Events

Tall Tales at the Library

Where:Chicopee Main Library - Community Room
When: Wednesday, January 25 at 6 PM
Ages: 5-12
Details: Join us for an evening of fun and discovery as we make crafts, play games and have fun learning about Paul Bunyan, John Henry, and Davy Crockett. This programs is for ages 5-12.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library's Children's Room, 594-1800 x107

Valentine's Day Craft

Where:Chicopee Main Library - Children's Program Room
When: Tuesday, Feb 14 at 3:30
Ages: 5-12
Details: Happy Valentine's Day! We will be making a special Valentine's Day craft.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library's Children's Room, 594-1800 x107

Vacation Story Time

Where:Chicopee Main Library - Children's Program Room
When: Tuesday, Feb 21 at 10:30 AM
Ages: 5-12
Details: Vacation story time- "The World of Gnomes." For more information: Chicopee Public Library's Children's Room, 594-1800 x107

Fantasy World Crafts Party

Where:Chicopee Main Library - Community Room
When: Wednesday, Feb 22 at 2 PM
Ages: 5-12
Details:We will be having a special party in the Community Room. Enter the world of fairies, wizards, dragons, and monsters. There will be crafts, games and refreshments.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library's Children's Room, 594-1800 x107

Cindy's Magical Book Tour

Where:Chicopee Main Library - Community Room
When: Thursday, Feb 23 at 2 PM
Ages: 5-12
Details:Magic Show based on well-known children's tales using live rabbits and doves.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library's Children's Room, 594-1800 x107

Regular Programs

After- School Antics

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Children's Room
When: Wednesdays at 4:00 P.M.
Ages: 5-12
Details: Games, Tales, Crafts and Fun for Ages 5-12. No Registration needed.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:January 18, February 15, March 14 (Puppet Show), April 11, May 9, June 6.

Lego Block Parties

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Community Room
When: 3:30 PM
Ages: 6-12
Details: Make Lego creations with friends and have a snack. Please register in advance.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:Tuesday, February 28; Monday, March 19; Thursday, April 19; Wednesday, May 23; Tuesday, June 19.

Little Ones Lapsit

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Children's Room
When: Thursdays at 10:30 A.M.
Ages: 9-24 months Details:Pre-registration is required for this 4 week session. Come join the Children's Department Staff and discover the fun that happens when you read and play with your baby. Registration is January 2-6.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:January 12, 19, 26, and February 2.

Music and Movement

Where: Chicopee Public Library - Community Room
Time: Fridays, 10:30 A.M.  
Ages: Ages 5 and under
Details: Dance, Sing, and Move!
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:January 6, January 24, February 3, February 17

Preschool Story Time

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Children's Room
Time: Every other Tuesday at 10:30 A.M.  
Ages:2.5 - 6
Details: Preschool story times are on Tuesday mornings at 10:30am. This traditional story time is designed for children ages 2.5 to 6 years of age and features entertaining picture books, finger-plays, songs, movement activities and theme-related crafts to take home. This program is an ideal experience for children prior to entering school as well as those currently in pre-school. No registration required.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:January 10, January 24, February 7, February 21 (Vacation Week)

Terrific Twos

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Children's Room
When: Wednesdays at 10:30 A.M.
Ages: 24-36 months Details:Terrific Twos is a four-week program with registration required. This playtime/ storytime program will focus on the 2 years old child's special energy and sense of wonder. Children must be between 24-36 months. Registration week is January 2-6.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:January 11, 18, 25, and February 1

Pajama Story Time

Where: Chicopee Main Library - Children's Room
When: Thursdays at 6:30 P.M.
Ages:Family/All ages
Details: Pajama Story Time is an evening family program. It is held on Thursday evenings @ 6:30 and no registration is required. Children are encouraged to wear their favorite pajamas and join us for stories and crafts. This is a wonderful opportunity to visit the library as a family.
For more information: Chicopee Public Library Children's Room, 594-1800 x107
Dates:January 19; February 2 and 16; March 1, 15, and 29; April 12 and 16; May 10.

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