Children

DECEMBER 2020

Programs for kids from birth – grade 12

Click here to download a pdf of all of our DECEMBER programs for kids & teens.

Every week

   ALPHABET FUN: This program is full.

 

   CHRISTMAS FUN I Spy Christmas!

Follow our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/AgawamChildrensLibrary and have each fun each week finding specific Christmas items.

November 30th – December 4th

    CANDLE CRAFT For grades 1 and up

Ms. Pamela will take you through the steps to make a candle out of construction paper that you can use as a table centerpiece.

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Limited supplies of the craft will be available by calling 413-789-1550 ext. 3 beginning on November 30th.

 

    STAY AT HOME STORYTIME For ages 3-5

It’s holiday time!  Ms. Susan will share some stories and a simple craft on video.

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Limited supplies of the craft will be available by calling 413-789-1550 ext. 3 beginning on November 30th.

 

Starting December 7th

 

CHRISTMAS TREE DECORATING For all ages

 Collect a die-cut Christmas tree beginning on December 7th.

Decorate your tree, send us a picture of your finished creation before December 19, at Agawamchildrenslibrary@gmail.com for a chance to win a small prize! Winners in four age groups, pre K, K-4, 5-8 and 9-12 will be announced on December 21.

Supplies for this craft will be available by calling 413-789-1550 ext. 3 beginning on December 7th.

 

CRAFTING AT HOME: THE GRINCH FLEECE TIED PILLOW CRAFT

For ages 8 and up

 Follow Ms. Rose as she takes you through the steps to create a Grinch fleece pillow.

 The video with instructions will be posted on December 7th at https://www.agawamlibrary.org/children/.

Limited supplies of the craft will be available by calling 413-789-1550 ext. 3 beginning on December 7th.

 

FOAM GRINCH ORNAMENT For ages 8 and up

Follow Ms. Rose as she takes you through the steps to create a Grinch foam Christmas ornament.

The video with instructions will be posted on December 7th at https://www.agawamlibrary.org/children/.

Limited supplies of the craft will be available by calling 413-789-1550 ext. 3 beginning on December 7th.

 

HANGING STAR CRAFT For grades 5 and up

Ms. Pamela will take you through the steps to make a hanging stars.

The video with instructions will be posted on December 7th at https://www.agawamlibrary.org/children/

& https://www.agawamlibrary.org/teens/

Limited supplies of the craft will be available by calling 413-789-1550 ext. 3 beginning on December 7th.

 

VIRTUAL FESTIVAL OF TREES Family Activity

 Decorate your own mini tree! We will provide you with a mini tabletop Christmas Tree.

You can work together as a family to decorate it, or each family member could make their own.

Then send us a picture at agawamchildrenslibrary@gmail.com. We will post them online and create a community Virtual Festival of Trees.

Limited supplies of trees will be available by calling 413-789-1550 ext. 3 beginning on December 7th.

 

Starting December 14th

WHAT’S THE STORY? For ages 3-5

 Enjoy a video of Ms. Susan sharing some Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math ideas loosely related to Christmas.

The video will be posted on December 14th at https://www.agawamlibrary.org/children/.

Limited supplies for some of the activities will be available by calling 413-789-1550 ext. 3 beginning on December 14th.

 

MUG TREATS OVER ZOOM For grades 5-8

Join Ms. Susan for some Zoom cooking fun.  In December, we will be making Sugar cookies and hot chocolate in two mugs!

You will need to provide your own ingredients, and mugs.  We will provide you with an ingredient list one week before the program.

 Wednesday, December 16 at 7:00 pmRegistration is required.

Go to http://www.eventkeeper.com/mars/xpages/A/AGAWAM/ekmonth.cfm

 to register.

The Zoom ID and Password will be emailed 1 day before the program.

 

Starting December 21st

SONGS AND SIGNS WITH MS. PAMELA For babies and their caregivers

This month we have a very special Songs & Signs episode. We will learn how to sign along with Ms Pamela’s “Now it’s Time to Read a Book” song.

Also, free books are available by request. Just email pweingart@agawamlibrary.org to request your free copy of First Words: Baby Signing by Scholastic. We have limited copies available, request yours today. Books available starting November 30th.

The video will be posted at https://www.agawamlibrary.org/children/ on November 9th.

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Children’s Room Staff:

Pamela Weingart

Susan Peoples, Rose Dupre

413-789-1550 ext 3

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