Welcome to the Kellogg-Hubbard Library Kids' Page, where you'll find information about engaging and fun programs, informative and entertaining books, wonderful web resources, and much more!
Join in for songs, stories, and silliness
every Tuesday and Friday
morning at 10:30 AM.
Ages birth to 5 welcome.
NOTE: Spanish Musical Storytime takes a break in March but catch it in April
…some special events:
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! Special Storytime (Tuesday, March 4th at 10:30 AM)
“Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.” (And how about You as Thing One or Thing Two? Costume alert.)
Commotion in the Ocean Storytime (Friday, March 7th at 10:30)
Another fine performance by the actors from Montpelier Montessori School! FUN- plus ocean stories and songs.
Flute-tastic Storytime (Tuesday, March 11th at 10:30 AM)
Magic Flute indeed…welcome Lisa Carlson for the live music we love.
Story Banners (Wednesday, March 12th at 11 AM)
Hang your story from the rooftops or at least your bedroom window? Ceiling fan in the living room? Artists 3-6 years old, please pre-register at desk or by phone.
What Do You See? With photographer John Snell
(Tuesday, March 11th and Thursday, March 13th at 3:30 PM-- drop in to either)
John Snell loves photography! He’s spent his life “learning to see,” as he puts it, creating his own vision of life. He also is curious about what you see—both when you look at his photographs and when you look at life!
John will be hanging out to talk about his work and hopefully look at some of yours: drawings, paintings, photos—bring it all.
Brave Parenting with local author Krissy Pozatek
(Thursday, March 13th 6:30 to 8:00 PM)
Parenting coach and author offers up a “Buddhist inspired guide to raising emotionally resilient children”. Books for sale at event!
Mud Mayhem Storytime (Tuesday, March 18th at 10:30 AM)
Ummm, wear your play clothes. OK?
Yoga Storytime (Friday, March 21st at 10:30 AM)
Our buddy Chrissy from Studio Zenith returns to lead mini yogis and their grownups in playful poses inspired by story and song.
Rainbow Storytime (Tuesday, March 25th at 10:30 AM)
Getting ready for springtime rainbows to come!
Sit N Knit (Mondays, March 10th, 17th, and 24th at 3:30-4:30)
Last call for our series! For first timers or superstar-knitters alike. Bring a project you are working on or start one with leader (our friend) Joan Kahn.
Ages six and up welcome-- under nines accompanied by grown-up
Games Unplugged (---- - update! ALL March Wednesdays! from 3 to 5 PM, Hayes Room)
Winter is here, and the Kellogg-Hubbard is beating back the winter blues with Games Unplugged at the Library!
Learn a new board game from gamemaster Ben t. Matchstick. Featured games are Ticket to Ride, Settlers of Catan, Carcassonne, Dominion, No Thanks, For Sale, Snake Oil, Smallworld, and many more! Bring your favorite game to play or select one from the collection. You can invite your friends or make new ones, while you simultaneously strategize for their demise. Let's roll!
Read to Coco (Wednesdays 3:30-4:30, sign up for a 20 minute block)
Our old friends Coco and Martha are back!! Ready to hop on those beanbags and read…
Origami Club (Thursdays, 3-4 PM through May, but not on school vacation)
Origami Queen Kim Smith rules over folding and flaring and voila! Magical paper creations come alive. Artists grades three and up welcome to attend solo. Younger artists with a grown-up. Jump in.
Read with Arlo (Thursdays 4-5, sign up for a 20 minute block)
Come and meet a new furry friend….reading therapy dog Arlo and his owner Brenda. It’s Arlo’s first gig at the library so come by to say hello or sit and read.
In Honor of March as World Craft Month
Come and create something special in the Children’s Library --every Saturday in March!
We’ll be raiding the craft cupboard from 1-3 PM…all ages. Drop in and bring a friend.