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Children and families are invited to a brand new storytime lead by some of Ithaca’s greatest community leaders and male role models. Hear our readers’ favorite stories, and enjoy snacks and a craft. Our reader schedule is: February 7: Luvelle Brown; February 14: Michah Martorell; February 21: Eric Acree; February 28: J.R. Claiborne; March 7: Godfrey Simmons; March 14: Brett Bossard; March 21: Frank Towner; March 28: Thomas Basher Jr.; April 4: Alan Blankstein; April 11: Aloja Airewele
It's a dance party storytime! Join us for stories, songs and snacks. We'll dance, wiggle and shake our sillies out with colorful scarves and a variety of instruments.
Dance Party Storytime has been made possible through the Tompkins County Public Library Foundation through a grant from the Elmira Savings Bank.
Children ages 5 and up and their families are invited to a science program lead by Cornell Center for Materials Research. Students will launch a rocket using a film canister and an Alka-Seltzer tablet. Students will be able to observe and understand how the laws of motion apply to their rocket.
Volunteers from Ithaca College and Cornell Companions will co-host this special literacy program complete with reading dog buddies, crafts and snacks! Children of all ages and their families are welcome.
Join us for storytime as we celebrate El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children’s Day/Book Day), commonly known as Día! Día celebrations emphasize the importance of literacy for all children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. We'll be sharing stories, songs, crafts and snacks from around the world.
Storytime has been made possible through the Tompkins County Public Library Foundation through a grant from the Elmira Savings Bank.