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  1. Tot’s Time Plus

    September 29 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    September 29, 2016  |  11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Your pre-schooler will create artwork, sing along and listen to stories.
  2. Pre-K Storytime

    September 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    September 29, 2016  |  11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Mariners Harbor Library
    Help encourage early literacy and the learning abilities of children through age appropriate books, songs, finger plays, and crafts
  3. Baby & Me

    September 29 @ 11:00 am
    September 29, 2016  |  11:00 am - 11:00 am
    Tottenville Library
    Songs, stories, rhymes and fun. Come meet other babies in the neighborhood!
  4. Greenbelt Tree Tots

    September 29 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
    September 29, 2016  |  11:00 am - 11:45 am
    Greenbelt Nature Center
    Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest. Space is limited. Registration requested: email: nature or by phone: 718-351-3450. Fee: $3 or Free for Greenbelt Conservancy Members.
  5. Bouncing Babies

    September 29 @ 11:15 am
    September 29, 2016  |  11:15 am - 11:15 am
    West New Brighton Library
    Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers.
  6. The Story Museum

    September 29 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    September 29, 2016  |  11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Historic Richmond Town
    Step inside a world filled with the magic of stories, crafts, music, dancing and singing.
  7. Paint Day

    September 29 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    September 29, 2016  |  1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Plenty of time for experimenting with paints and other media.
  8. Wetland Creatures

    September 29 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    September 29, 2016  |  2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Snug Harbor Cultural Center
    Tour our wetlands and discuss what it takes to survive, then design your own organism to take home. Guardians must attend.
  9. Teen Lounge

    September 29 @ 2:30 pm
    September 29, 2016  |  2:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    Tottenville Library
    Use a laptop, work on homework or just hang out!
  10. Crazy Coloring

    September 29 @ 3:00 pm
    September 29, 2016  |  3:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Huguenot Library
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