GREENWICH, Conn. – The Greenwich Library Children’s Services has four special events planned for April as well as a full slate of drop-in story times, including Fiesta de los Cuentos, Tales for Tots, Mother Goose Storytime and more during April.
Saturday, April 23, from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Celebrate Earth Day with Animal Embassy. Families will meet incredible Animal Ambassadors representing diverse habitats such as a Eurasian Eagle Owl, an Australian Eclectus Parrot and a Flemish Giant Rabbit. Participants will also discuss the significance of Earth Day and the challenges and successes of wildlife conservation. Recommended for ages 4 and up.
Tuesday, April 26 from 10:30 - 11 a.m.: Petite Concert, featuring 30-minute live concerts for the youngest of listeners. From newborns to preschoolers, these concerts are informal and interactive. Petite Concerts contain well known (and very short) musical selections with violinist Chie Yoshinaka. There will be a five-minute instrument discovery session at the end of the performance.
Children’s Room Preregistered Programs
Phone registration for Baby Lapsit Spring Session I continues until the program is full. The spring session runs from Thursday, April 21 through Thursday, May 19. Call 203-622-7940 to register.
Other library programs of interest to children and their parents:
Family Financial Planning Series – College Tuition Planning on Thursday, April 14, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Register using the library’s online calendar here . Sign up for Teen eNews for information on programs for middle and high school students here .
Families are encouraged to take part in the library’s regularly scheduled reading programs including Book Clubs, Story Crafts, Bilingual Storytime, Sing, Play and Move, and more. Programs are open to all without registration or charge unless otherwise indicated. Click here to sign up for the Children’s Room eNewsletter, featuring special events and news from the Main Library and its branches.
The Greenwich Library is at 101 W. Putnam Ave.
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