Spring has finally sprung and the Children's Room has so many exciting activities planned for May!
Long Island Chess Nuts
Children in grades 1-6 will learn strategy, improved their skills, challenge their minds and enjoy the camaraderie of others having fun playing chess. Register now for the 3 week session of May 2, May 9 and May 16 at 7:00 P.M.
May the Fourth be With You
Friday, May 4 is Star Wars day! Come celebrate with us by making a cool craft with teen volunteers at 4:00. Register now!
The Toy Room will be open on Tuesday mornings: May 1, May 15, May 22, and May 29 from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. No registration is necessary.
Dog Book Buddies
Read to our special guest, Oscar, a trained reading assistance dog on Saturday, May 12th. Call for an appointment.
Baby Sign Language with Christina
Children ages 3 months to 3 years and a caregiver are invited to learn baby sign language on Friday, May 18th at 10:30 A.M.
Pajama Science Storytime: Down on the Farm
Children ages 2-5 years and a caregiver will enjoy both fiction and non-fiction books about farms and farming and then experience a variety of science stations that include planting of seeds, crafts to make farm animals, games and puzzles on Wednesday, May 23rd at 7:00 P.M. Registration begins on May 9th for Merrick Residents, and May 16th for non-registrants.
Children in grades 1-3 will decorate Marshmallow Pops using white and milk chocolate and lots of goodies on Thursday, May 31st at 4:00 P.M. Registration begins May 17th for Merrick residents, and May 24th for non-residents.
Children in grades 4-6 will decorate Fruit Kabobs using white and milk chocolate on Thursday May 31st at 6:00 P.M. Registration begins on May 17th for Merrick registrants, and May 24th for non-residents.