Programs at the Huguenot Children’s Library

Fall/Winter 2023 Programs at the Huguenot Children’s Library
Please visit the our online calendar for the most current information. 


Baby Rhyme Time:  10:30 – 11:00 AM
September 18 – November 14,  2023 (no classes 10/9)
A joyful blend of books, lap songs, and fingerplays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0-24 months


Nature Tales with Lavanya Misra  10:30-11:00 AM
October 10 – November 14, 2023
Explore our wonderful natural world with a favorite storyteller. Ages 3-5

Wiggle & Giggle with Dawny Dew
:  2:00 -2:30 PM
September 19 – November 14, 2023
Join our multi-talented singer, puppeteer, and musical performer for a wonderful time! All ages


StoryArt: 10:30 -11:00 AM
September 20-November 15
Let’s get inspired exploring picture books and make some art of our own! Ages 3-5


Baby Fingers: Stories, Songs, & Signs. 10:30-11:00 AM
September 21 – November 16, 2023
Bring books to life through songs and American Sign Language.  Learn the sign language ABCs and so much more through your favorite storybooks. Ages 0-5 


Yoga Tots Class One, 10:00-10:30 AM, Class Two, 10:30-11:00 AM
September 22 – November 17, 2023
Taught by Budding Buddha instructors, children learn calmness and mindfulness while having fun practicing yoga. Choose one session only, please. Ages 2-4


Family Chess 10:30-11:30 AM
September 23 – November 18, 2023
Did you know Chess can improve spatial skills, memory, creativity, and concentration in children? Learn the game of chess with your child with Premier Chess.
Ages 4-12, all skill levels. Please sign up with the librarian by calling 914-813-3711.


Weekend Guests and Family Activities Series 

Butterfly Science with Elizabeth Meyer Gross   2:00 pm
Saturday, September 30, 2023
Come have fun with Little Baby Caterpillar!  It’s a sensory learning song and movement exploration of the life cycles of our butterfly friends taught by a Pediatric OT Professional. Hands-on craft and book included. Ages Pre-K – first grade

Meet the Author! Sean Flanagan, author, illustrator, and art teacher  2:00 pm
Saturday, October 14, 2023
Join local author Sean Flanagan, creator of the book, Sam’s Unboring Adventure, where Sam takes a wild tour of NYC and the ‘burbs, and see what NYC landmarks you recognize. Art activity to follow. Books will be available to purchase afterwards. Ages 5 and up

Arts Fest: Design Your Own Invention with ArchforKids 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Saturday, October 21, 2023 
Celebrate ArtsFest 2023 by letting your imagination and creativity fly with a marvelous invention created by you! Ages 4 and up

What’s Your Story Scrapbooking  2:00 pm 
Saturday, December 9, 2023 
Create a Memory Book and tell your life story using drawings, fun question responses to our handouts, and memorabilia you would like to bring (photos, papers). Makes a great gift! Family participation encouraged! All ages 

View a printable version of the programs schedule here.