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Manitowoc Public Library Children Services November Events

October 15, 2018
Children Services November Events
Manitowoc, WI, October 4, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library Children Services November Programming is scheduled with the following events and dates:
Family Activity Night – Tuesdays @ 6:30 PM
  • November 6:  Glow in the Dark Dance Party!
  • November 13:  Read to Certified Therapy Dogs
  • November 20:  Harry Potter Yoga
  • November 27:  Kindness Crafts
Baby Lapsit – Tuesdays & Wednesdays @ 9:30 AM (Geared towards the 2 years and under set.)
Story Time – Tuesdays & Wednesdays @ 10:30 AM (Geared towards the 2 years and older set.)
  • November 6 - 10:  Animals
  • November 13 - 17:  Dragons
  • November 20 - 24:  Thanksgiving
  • November 27 - December 1:  Marvelous Mo Willems
Evening Baby Lapsit – Thursday @ 6:30 PM Geared towards infants and toddlers under the age of 2 and their adult caregiver.  Baby Lapsit is 20 minutes of stories, songs, rhymes, bounces, parachute activities, and bubbles followed by 20 minutes of age appropriate play time.
Family Story Time – Saturdays @ 10:00 AM through November.  Family Story Time is an early literacy experience geared for ages 2-6, but can be enjoyed by the entire family.  Story Time includes stories, fingerplays, rhymes, dancing, puppets, art projects, and lots of audience participation!
Special Programs:
  • Theater for the Very Young              Friday, November 9 @ 10:00 AM 
Join Dare to Dream Theater Artistic Director Rachel Thuermer in this workshop designed to engage toddlers through creative play. For children aged 18 months to 5 years.
  • Shrinky Dink Shenanigans               Monday, November 12th @ 4:30 PM
Everyone loves Shrinky Dinks! Make some art and watch it shrink before your eyes into a cool keychain or necklace of your very own. Due to limited supplies, registration is required. Registration begins November 1st.
  • Music & Movement                           Friday, November 16 @ 10:00 AM
Music & Movement is a movement-based, early literacy rich program for young children ages 2-5 and their adult caregiver. Join us as we move, groove, and boogie along with the beat! Stories, meaningful movement, and fun dancing with scarves, egg shakers, rhythm sticks, parachutes, and more!
  • Family Art Fun:  Metal Tooling         Sunday, November 18 @ 2:00 PM
Join us for a Sunday afternoon of art for the whole family! These fun, hands-on projects are designed for all levels of skill, especially for parents and children to create together!
  • Family Book Fun:  Fantasy               Monday, November 19 @ 6:30 PM
Join us for a whole new Manty spin on book clubs! Read a fantasy ahead of time as a family and come on the 3rd Monday of the month to talk books, eat snacks, and do fun activities together! Please bring your favorite fantasy book to share.
  • Make & Take: Stamped Cards          Friday, November 23rd from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Drop in the Youth Department to make fabulous stamped holiday cards for the whole family! We provide all the supplies - you provide the creativity!
All Children’s Services programs at Manitowoc Public Library are free and open to the public.  Films may not be appropriate for all audiences.  For more information, call the Children’s Desk at 920-686-3030 or log on to www.manitowoclibrary.org and click on Events or Kids.
Tim Gadzinski, Marketing Specialist