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Fall 2014

BocaKids have lots of events to choose from:

@Downtown Library or @Spanish River Library!

 

 

BOCAKIDS @ DOWNTOWN LIBRARY

Story Times

Drop-In Story Time
Downtown Library - Community Room West

NO registration...just come and enjoy! (year round)

Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.
Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.

Bilingual Story Time - 1st Saturday of each month
December 6 - Spanish
January 3 - Portuguese

(Children must be accompanied by an adult for all Drop-in Story Times)

  • Online Registration for Session 1 begins Friday, August 22. Programs begin Tuesday, September 2.
  • Online Registration for Session 2 begins Friday, October 17. Programs begin Monday, October 27.
  • Children age four (4) and under may register for ONE (1) story time program in only ONE (1) library location.
  • Library card holders will be given preference to register for programs. Non-cardholders may register three (3) days after registration begins.
Mondays  
10:00-10:30 a.m.
Learning Center

Baby Bookworm
(3 months to not-yet-walking, accompanied by an adult)

Session 1: Registration begins August 22
Dates: 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6

Session 2: Registration begins October 17
Dates: 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 11/24, 12/1

3:30-4:00 p.m.
Learning Center

Adventures with Authors
(4 to 6 year olds - child attends independently)

Foster your child's love of reading by exploring a popular children's author each week.

Session 1: Registration begins August 22
Dates: 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6

Session 2: Registration begins October 17
Dates: 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 11/24, 12/1

Tuesdays  
10:00-10:30 a.m.
Learning Center

Toddler Tales
(walkers through 23 months, accompanied by an adult)

Session 1: Registration begins August 22
Dates: 9/2, 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7

Session 2: Registration begins October 17
Dates: 10/28, 11/4, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2

Wednesdays  
10:00-10:30 a.m.
Learning Center

Tales for 2s & 3s
(2 and 3 year olds, accompanied by an adult)

Session 1: Registration begins August 22
Dates: 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8

Session 2: Registration begins October 17
Dates: 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 11/26, 12/3

3:30-4:00 p.m.
Learning Center

Booktastic Club for 7s & 8s
(7 and 8 year olds, child attends independently)

A book club for early readers full of fun and reading.

Thursday Half School Day Family Movie
(for school age children; children 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult - no registration required)

1:30 p.m. - Community Room West

  • August 28: Rio 2 (G)
  • September 18: The Lego Movie (PG)
  • October 9: Nim's Island (PG)

Saturday Chess Club
(ages 7 to 17))

10:00-11:30 a.m.
Community Room West

Registration begins August 22
Dates: 8/30, 9/6, 9/13, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11

Saturday Lego Club
(grades K - 5, accompanied by an adult)

3:00-4:00 p.m.
Community Room West

No registration - limited space
Tickets required and are available 1/2 hour before class.
Dates: 9/13, 10/11, 11/8, 12/13

Special Programs
Fridays at 3:30 p.m.

  • September 19: Mr. Richard - Sharing the Joy of Music
  • October 24: Suzy Hammer - The Pumpkin Patty Show followed by a costume parade & treats! (a Boca Boo Days event)
  • December 12: Make & Take a Holiday Craft

*Programs subject to change*

Community Room

Programs are recommended for school aged children.
Children 8 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
**Tickets are required for all Special Programs. Tickets are available 1/2 hour before showtime. **
BOCAKIDS @ SPANISH RIVER LIBRARY

Story Times

  • Online Registration for Session 1 begins Friday, August 22. Programs begin Tuesday, September 2.
  • Online Registration for Session 2 begins Friday, October 17. Programs begin Monday, October 27.
  • Children age four (4) and under may register for ONE (1) story time program in only ONE (1) library location.
  • Library card holders will be given preference to register for programs. Non-cardholders may register three (3) days after registration begins.
Mondays  
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Story Room

Science Adventures
(5 to 8 year olds - child attends independently)

Tuesdays  
10:00-10:30 a.m.
Story Room

Toddler Tales
(walkers through 23 months, accompanied by an adult)

Session 1: Registration begins August 22
Dates: 9/2, 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7

Session 2: Registration begins October 17
Dates: 10/28, 11/4, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2

Wednesdays  
10:00-10:30 a.m.
Story Room

Tales for 2s & 3s
(2 and 3 year olds, accompanied by an adult)

Session 1: Registration begins August 22
Dates: 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8

Session 2: Registration begins October 17
Dates: 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 11/26, 12/3

11:00-11:30 a.m.
Story Room

Baby Bookworm
(3 months to not-yet-walking, accompanied by an adult)

Session 1: Registration begins August 22
Dates: 9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8

Session 2: Registration begins October 17
Dates: 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 11/26, 12/3

Thursdays  
10:00-10:30 a.m.
Story Room

Toddler Tales
(walkers through 23 months, accompanied by an adult)

Session 1: Registration begins August 22
Dates: 9/4, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9

Session 2: Registration begins October 17
Dates: 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4

A young reader shares a story with Baxter, a registered therapy dog. Baxter’s handler is a member of the Share-A-Pet organization, a volunteer program providing qualified handlers and their therapy dogs the opportunity to interact with children in a supportive positive way, building confidence in reading skills in our relaxing library environment.

Baxter and other wonderful therapy dogs are available at both Libraries!
By appointment only; call or visit and find out more.
Spanish River Library: 561-544-8584

Special Programs
Fridays at 3:30 p.m.

  • October 24: Robert Hermens - Magic Show followed by a costume parade & treats! (a Boca Boo Days event) (Mezzanine)
  • November 21: Simply Puppets - Fairy Tale Shadow Puppet Show (Mezzanine)
  • December 12: Make & Take a Holiday Craft (Meeting Room)

*Programs subject to change*

Programs are recommended for school aged children.
Children 8 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
**Tickets are required for all Special Programs. Tickets are available 1/2 hour before showtime. **