Babies, Toddlers, Preschool

We'd love to have you join us for story time!
Registration requested, but not required.
Click on the Events Calendar to register online or call us at 201-337-3742.

kids magic show 2012Tots Library Club (TLC)
Birth to 24 months
January 19th through June 8th
Thursdays from 10:00-11:00 AM

Terrific 2s and 3s
Ages 2 & 3
January 27th through June 2nd
Fridays 10:30-11:00 AM

Monday Story Time
Ages 3-5
January 23rd through June 5th
Mondays from 10:30-11:00 AM & 1:00-1:30 PM



leadersarereadersLeaders are Readers
Wednesday, April 26th from 3:45-4:15 Ms. Ciambra
Thursday, April 27th from 3:45-4:15 Mr. Clark
Location: Story Gallery

Special Reading Hours will be celebrated in April.  The Principals of Heights and Dogwood Hill Schools will read to their the Oakland Public Library story gallery.  All students should check with their schools for further details.  The Children's Department looks forward to the Pricipal Visits for our "Leaders are Readers!" program.


Tail Waggin Tutors
Ages 5 & Up

Tuesday, May 2nd from 6:30-7:00 PM with Daisy and her "Mom" Jean

Register for Daisy online by Clicking Here for Tuesday, May 2nd with Jean.
Otherwise, register in person or call the library at 201-337-3742.

Daisy is a registered therapy dog with Therapy Dogs International.  Each child will have about ten minutes to read a favorite story to a dog.  The program will be held in the Library's story gallery.


terriMusic with Teri Merliss in the Story Gallery
Friday, April 28th from 10:30-11:00 AM

Oakland Children Ages 2 and up

Acclaimed singer-songwriter, Teri Merliss, will present her special blend of imaginative stories, original songs, and audience participation.  Please register by phone at 201-337-3742, in person or online by Clicking Here.






Have you tried
It is an educational website for young children that provides online learning activities for 2-6 year olds at preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten levels.

The American Museum of Natural History has a science website for kids called OLogy. Click Here for OLogy
(OLogy means 'the study of')


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