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Children's Program Schedule

January 9th - May 5th, 2017

The Very Ready Reading Program

Brackett Library

Tuesdays 6:00pm to 7:00pm

This program is for children entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2017 ONLY.

Very Ready Readers will use the 7 Days, 7 Ways Philosophy to focus on kindergarten readiness and to encourage early literacy. This will be a fun, interactive program for both child and caregiver. Very Ready Readers will enjoy storytelling, games and crafts, all while working on the skills they will need to start kindergarten that Fall.

Registration is required. Contact Patti Fuchs at pfuchs@irclibrary.org or call 772 770 5060 ex t 4132.

Parachute Play

IRC Main Library

Thursdays 10:00am to 11:00am

Pre-schoolers can never get enough play in Story Time, so we made a weekly musical program out of it!.


Yoga Story Time

Brackett Library

Fridays 10:30am to 11:30am

Three to six year olds and their caregivers are invited to join this new program. Each week we read one book and then act it out in yoga poses, as well as practice sun salutations, dancing, and breathing exercises.

Craft Hour

Gifford Library

Tuesdays 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Free craft and art projects for 1st through 5th graders.



North IRC Library

Mondays 11:15am - 12:00pm

Kid-Fit is a fun physical fitness class for 3 to 6 year olds. Children must wear sneakers, .

Story Time

IRC Main Library

Tuesdays 10:00am - Toddler Time (18m to 2 years)

Tuesdays 11:00am - Pre-School Storytime (3 to 5 years)

North IRC Library

Mondays 10:00am - Toddler Time (18m to 3 years)

Tuesdays 10:00am - Baby Story Time (birth to 18m)

Tuesdays 11:15am - Pre-school (3 to 5 years)

Story Times at the branches of the IRC Library System feature storytelling, creative dramatics, fingerplays, rhymes, song, dance and a simple craft.

Registration is not required.

Critters Dancing in the Garden

IRC Main Library

Mondays 4:15pm - 5:00pm

Boys and girls ages 4-6 are invited to attend this unique dance and literacy program featuring a different animal each week. Children should wear comfortable clothes (no flip-flops or sandals) and bring a bottle of water.

Registration is not required.

Monthly Art Workshop

IRC Main Library

1st Saturday of the Month 10:30am to 12:30pm

Each month, 1st through 5th graders will have fun with a different form of art; including clay and paint. Create your own masterpieces and learn about famous examples of each month's medium.

Registration is required for this program.


Baby Sign Language

IRC Main Library

Mondays 10:00am to 11:00am

The Sign Language classes are informal, fun and educational experiences for birth to two year olds and their families.

The programs focus primarily on rhymes and songs and learning of common sign language words and phrases.

Registration is not required for these programs.