The Library will be closed on Monday, May 27th, in observance of Memorial Day.
Today's Hours: 9am - 9pm Menu
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Discover Our Programs for Children

Daily activities for children from birth through Grade 6

Mondays

10:00am - 10:30am | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

Mother Goose Time

For ages 1–2 ½, with a grownup.

Mother Goose rhymes and songs with lots of participation & music.

April: 8, 15, 22, 29
May: 6, 13, 20

11:00am - 1:00pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

New Moms & Infants Support Group

Come when you can & leave when you need to. Companionship, community, advice, & support for new moms & pregnant women. Dads & siblings welcome. Group will be run by Katherine Whiteside CPD (CBI), Certified Postpartum Doula. This program is made possible by the generous support of the Friends of the OPL.

April: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
May: 6, 13, 20
June: 3, 10, 17, 24

3:30pm - 5:30pm | CHILDREN'S ROOM

Homework Help

This is a HOMEWORK HELP PROGRAM and children must have homework to participate.  All children must be picked no later than 5:30 pm. Please make sure that your child has a phone number to call when they are ready to be picked up.

Children under the age of 10 years old may not be left in the library at any time without an adult.

April: 1, 8, 29
May: 6, 13, 20
June: 3

4:15pm - 5:00pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

Use Your Brain

For ages 8 and up.

What will this week’s challenge be? An engineering task? A game show? A treasure hunt? A performance? Exercise you mind in a program that is never the same twice!

April: 8, 15, 22, 29
May: 6, 13, 20

Tuesdays

3:30pm - 5:30pm | CHILDREN'S ROOM

Homework Help

This is a HOMEWORK HELP PROGRAM and children must have homework to participate.  All children must be picked no later than 5:30 pm. Please make sure that your child has a phone number to call when they are ready to be picked up.

Children under the age of 10 years old may not be left in the library at any time without an adult.

April: 2, 9, 23, 30
May: 6, 13, 20
June: 4

4:15pm - 5:00pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

Trivia Tuesdays

For grades 3-6.

Compete as a team answering rapid-fire trivia questions and win sweet prizes!

April: 9, 16, 23, 30
May: 7, 14, 21

Wednesdays

4:15pm - 5:45pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

I ♥ Art

For ages 5 & up. Children 6 & under must be with an adult.

Let’s get creative as we explore artists and illustrators.

April: 10, 17, 24
May: 1, 8, 15, 22

3:30pm - 5:30pm

Homework Help

This is a HOMEWORK HELP PROGRAM and children must have homework to participate.  All children must be picked no later than 5:30 pm. Please make sure that your child has a phone number to call when they are ready to be picked up.

Children under the age of 10 years old may not be left in the library at any time without an adult.

April: 3, 10, 24
May: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
June: 5

 

Thursdays

10:00am - 10:30am | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

Time for 2s

For 2 year old children, with a grownup.

Short stories, fingerplays, and activities.

April: 11, 18, 25
May: 2, 9, 16

3:30pm - 5:30pm | CHILDREN'S ROOM

Homework Help

This is a HOMEWORK HELP PROGRAM and children must have homework to participate.  All children must be picked no later than 5:30 pm. Please make sure that your child has a phone number to call when they are ready to be picked up.

Children under the age of 10 years old may not be left in the library at any time without an adult.

April: 4, 11, 25
May: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
June: 6

4:00pm - 5:00pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

Thursday Afternoon Games

For all ages.  Children 6 & under must be accompanied by an adult.

Classic games, and games you’ve never played before.  Kevin will teach you how to play!

April: 11, 18, 25
May: 2, 9, 16, 23

Fridays

11:00am - 12:30pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

Baby Play Time

For babies younger than one year.

Rhymes, songs, stories, bubbles, and sensory play for babies and their caregivers.  Come for the program, stay to socialize.

April: 12, 19
May: 3, 10, 17, 24

1:30pm - 2:15pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

First Steps in the Library

For preschoolers, with a grown-up.

Bilingual program of stories, rhymes, and songs.

April: 5, 12
May: DATES TO BE DETERMINED

4:15pm - 5:30pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

OPLbery Club

For Grades 4 and up.
Advanced registration required.

You be the judge! Join the 10th Annual OPLbery Club and help choose the most outstanding book for children published this year.  We will meet monthly through January.

Spring Dates:
May: 10
June: 14

4:15pm - 5:30pm May 24

Roblox Tournament

For grades 3-6

SPACE MAY BE LIMITED DUE TO COMPUTER AVAILABILITY.
Think you’re the best at Roblox?
Compete at Flood Escape, Speed Run, Natural Disaster Survival, and other favorite games for the chance to prove yourself Ossining’s elite Roblox player.

Saturdays

11:30am - 12:00pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

Family Storytime

For all ages. Children 6 & under must be with a grownup.

Storytime fun for the whole family!

April: 20, 27
May: 4, 18, 25

11:30am - 1:30pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

Parent Connections

For parents and their children up to age 4.

Engage in an activity with your children, participate in a learning opportunity for parents (babysitting available for children ages 4 months-4 years), and socialize with other parents.

This program is made possible in part by the Institute of Museum& Library Services, grant #RE-95-17-0068-17 (A Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Award)

April: 13
May: 11
June: 1

Sundays

2:30pm - 3:30pm | CHILDREN'S PROGRAM ROOM

Reading to Lexie

For all readers 12 and younger.

Stop by the Children’s Room and read to Lexie, a hypoallergenic certified therapy dog.

April: 7
May: 5
June:2

Special Programs

May 4

Star Wars Day

May the Fourth Be With You!
Stop by anytime during during the day for a photo-op with one of our Star Wars character cut-outs or to make a Star Wars craft.