Event Category: Kids

Events for children ages birth to 17.

Join us on Wonder Wednesdays for special themed storytimes! September 11: Miss Joy Sings! Miss Joy will sing songs and share books. September 18: Signing Stories Miss Vicki will do a special storytime with ASL Sign Language! October 9: Miss Joy Sings! Miss Joy will sing songs and share books. October 16: Signing Stories Miss Vicki will do a special Read More

If you dream it, you can build it! Join Mr. Elijah each week for a new building challenge.   No registration required. Ages: 4 and up Cost: Free Contact: Elijah at burno@haverfordlibrary.org

Circle Time is a 20-minute rhyme and movement intensive program for children of all ages and a caregiver. The program provides wiggles and giggles for all! Playtime follows. Purpose of the Program: To stimulate the brain, increase phonological awareness, provide language and vocabulary development, and provide an alternative to the traditional storytime. Circle Time includes: Nursery rhymes, songs, and fingerplays; Age appropriate books; Read More

Homeschool Chess Club is on hiatus until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience. Share a friendly game of chess and get tips from other players at the Homeschoolers’ Chess Club. This program is free and open to the public. No registration is required. Homeschool players of all ages and abilities are welcome.

KinderSTEM offers playful activities that will introduce science, technology, engineering and math to your preschooler. Purpose of the Program: To provide a space for older preschoolers, with their caregiver, to connect with reading and fun while enjoying Science, Technology, Engineering and Math themed activities. KinderSTEM Programs Include: Age appropriate books, exploration of mathematical reasoning, basic literacy, scientific observation, investigative skills, and more. Benefits: Helps Read More

Calling all teen artists! Join us for drawing and cartooning basics, and a chance to share tips and techniques with your peers. No previous drawing experience required! Ages: Teens Cost: Free Contact:  Jules at youthservices@haverfordlibrary.org

Saturday Morning Stories is a 20-minute rhyme and movement intensive program for children of all ages and a caregiver. The program provides wiggles and giggles for all! Purpose of the Program: To stimulate the brain, increase phonological awareness, provide language and vocabulary development, and provide an alternative to the traditional storytime. This storytime includes: Nursery rhymes, songs, and fingerplays; Age appropriate Read More

The Library will be closed on Thursday, November 28 & Friday, November 29 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Join us for an evening with Deborah Heiligman, children and young adult author as she discusses her latest book Torpedoed. From award-winning author Deborah Heiligman comes Torpedoed, a true account of the attack and sinking of the passenger ship SS City of Benares, which was evacuating children from England during WWII. Amid the constant rain of German bombs and the Read More