Paoli Children’s Programs

Paoli Children

For more information, call 610.296.7996 or contact children’s librarian, Stephanie Bragg at 610.296.7996 or sbragg@ccls.org.

All events take place at Paoli Library unless otherwise noted.

Check out the full Calendar of Events & register online.

Download our Program Flyer for July 2017

Download our Program Flyer for Summer 2017

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The German Storytime group has their own website! Check it out.

Science in the Summer 2017 This summer we will be studying Sports Science July 17, 18, 19, 20 at Paoli Library. Online registration is required at www.scienceinthesummer.com and begins on May 2 at 12 noon.


 Upcoming Events

  • Creative Movement Ages 3-5

    When: Monday, July 24, 2017 – 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM
    Where: Paoli Library at Paoli Library Meeting Room

    The Creative Movement workshop is presented by teachers from Ballet180. Children will be led through movement workshops that will introduce them to ballet vocabulary, movement explorations, choreography, and much more. Through these workshops, students have the opportunity to develop coordination, increase strength and flexibility, expand creativity, and enhance problem solving and teamwork skills. For ages 3-5.

  • Creative Movement Ages 6-8

    When: Monday, July 24, 2017 – 4:45 PM – 5:30 PM
    Where: Paoli Library at Paoli Library Meeting Room

    The Creative Movement workshop is presented by teachers from Ballet180. Within this workshop, students will be introduced to all the elements of dance making. For children ages 6-8.

  • Winter in July Storytime

    When: Monday, July 24, 2017 – 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Where: Paoli Library at Paoli Library Meeting Room

    Beat the heat with a cool storytime. We will enjoy winter themed books and songs followed by creating some fun art and a craft to take home. Ages 3-6. Online registration is required.

  • Build A Better World Storytime

    When: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Where: Paoli Library at Paoli Library Meeting Room

    Storytime fun for all! Sing songs, dance, read stories, and get silly based on our summer reading theme, Build A Better World. Storytime runs for a half hour, followed by a half hour of playtime. For children ages birth to 5 years and their caregivers.

  • DIY Friendship Bracelets

    When: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 – 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Where: Paoli Library at Paoli Library Meeting Room

    Come join us and make friendship bracelets to keep or give to a good friend! Learn about the origin of the friendship bracelet, as you create. All skill levels welcome. Materials provided. Ages 7-12 years. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

  • Little Learners Lapsit

    When: Thursday, July 27, 2017 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Where: Paoli Library at Paoli Library Meeting Room

    Storytime and playtime for our youngest library friends, complete with developmentally appropriate songs, stories, and rhymes. Fun for the little ones, and plenty of social interaction for the grownups! For children ages birth to 18 months and their caregivers.

  • Build A Better World Storytime

    When: Thursday, July 27, 2017 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Where: Paoli Library at Paoli Library Meeting Room

    Storytime fun for all! Sing songs, dance, read stories, and get silly based on our summer reading theme, Build A Better World. Storytime runs for a half hour, followed by a half hour of playtime. For children ages birth to 5 years and their caregivers.

  • Paoli Student Writing Club

    When: Thursday, July 27, 2017 – 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
    Where: Paoli Library at Paoli Library Meeting Room

    Student writers ages 15–21 meet weekly to work in a quiet space, discuss their writing, and engage in peer review.
    Genres include: novels, novellas, poetry, screenplays, and creative nonfiction. The goal is to create a place that supports young writers in developing their own voice and style.

  • Summer STEM: Nature's Adaptations

    When: Friday, July 28, 2017 – 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM
    Where: Paoli Library at Paoli Library Meeting Room

    Presented by the Tyler Arboretum. Learn how some animals have adapted to survive in the wild. Compare artifacts from different species and have fun comparing your abilities to those of our native animal friends. ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED

  • Build A Better World Storytime

    When: Wednesday, August 02, 2017 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Where: Paoli Library at Paoli Library Meeting Room

    Storytime fun for all! Sing songs, dance, read stories, and get silly based on our summer reading theme, Build A Better World. Storytime runs for a half hour, followed by a half hour of playtime. For children ages birth to 5 years and their caregivers.