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SPRING INTO READING!

Let us know about your favorite books! As you read at home, draw something from the story and share it with us on Facebook!  It could be your favorite character or scene from the story.  Everyone who participates will be entered in a raffle for prizes to pick up when our library reopens. We look forward to seeing your masterpieces!

You can find us on Facebook at:
HTTPS://WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/EAST-MEADOW-PUBLIC-LIBRARY

 

ONLINE PROGRAMS

 

 
 
Story Time with ANNA from FROZEN 
Saturday, April 11 at 11 a.m.
 
Zoom Meeting:
 
Meeting ID: 527 169 986
 
Password: 027351
 
Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/aepQBFGVP7
Join Anna as she tells you what really happens in Frozen. Ariel tells her
story like no one else can. Then you get to ask her questions!!      
 
We ask that after the story, you click on participants.  There you will see a “raise your hand” line.  Click on that, and we will unmute you so that you can ask a question or make a comment.
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Toilet Paper Roll Craft for Children
Make a Simple Constellation Lamp
MONDAY, April 13 at 3:30 p.m.
Ages 1st through 6 grade
 
Zoom Meeting:
 
Meeting ID: 372 655 050
 
Learn about the constellations by making your own constellation lamp with things we have at home. 
What you need:
  • Toilet Paper roll: empty
  • Card stock or an index card, construction paper will do.
  • Scissors
  • Pins
  • Markers, wrapping paper, or stickers to decorate your roll
  • Glue or tape
  • LED flashlight
  • Printable Constellation template:
 

 

 
 
 
CLICK THE IMAGE BELOW AND PRINT
 

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BIRTH – NOT YET IN K – PLAY HOORAY FAMILY FUN : TUESDAY, APRIL 14 @ 10:00 AM

Nursery rhymes, fingerplays, music and more!  Click this link on the day of the program to join us!  We will be using shakers for this class so if you’d like, you can use anything around the house that’s similar. Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/996937395?pwd=ellaMi9zcWw0aUc3a1FPNHIvY3h4UT09

Meeting ID: 996 937 395
Password: 299341

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AGES 18 MONTHS- NOT YET IN K – A TIME FOR KIDS : THURSDAY, APRIL 16 @ 2:00 PM

Join us in doing a Lacing activity!
 
Suggested materials
Shoelace or a piece of string or yarn
Pasta noodles or cereal with holes in center or large beads or cardboard with various holes punched 
2 spoons or musical instruments 
 
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BIRTH – NOT YET IN K – PLAY HOORAY FAMILY FUN : TUESDAY, APRIL 21 @ 10:00 AM
 

Nursery rhymes, fingerplays, music and more!   ClIck this link on the day of the program to join us! We will be using a drum for this class so if you’d like, you can use anything around the house that’s similar.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/224352371?pwd=VFlNV0JBV2ZyMjJFRStwY2lqKy9SZz09

Meeting ID: 224 352 371
Password: 734907

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ALL AGES- POETRY PROGRAM: TUESDAY, APRIL 21 @ 6:30 PM

Listen to poetry recited by your favorite Children’s librarians. 

 Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/333032052?pwd=S2Jac3NMOVpKenBGcWhXU2lrZVhPUT09 

Meeting ID: 333 032 052
Password: 005446

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AGES 18 MONTHS- NOT YET IN K – A TIME FOR KIDS : THURSDAY, APRIL 23 @ 2:00 PM
Join us in doing a Stacking activity!

Suggested materials 
Blocks or small boxes or toilet paper rolls or plastic containers with lids
2 spoons or musical instruments 
 
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BIRTH – NOT YET IN K – PLAY HOORAY FAMILY FUN : TUESDAY, APRIL 28 @ 10:00 AM

Nursery Rhymes, fingerplays, music and more!   Click this link on the day of the program to join us! We will be using ribbons and scarves for this class so if you’d like, you can use anything around the house that’s similar.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/952246551?pwd=Z1hENXp0YXpaR2FXekp1MWhPUUJTQT09

Meeting ID: 952 246 551
Password: 223618

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ALL AGES- PAJAMA TIME: TUESDAY, APRIL 28 @ 6:30 PM

Get comfy with Mrs. Goldfarb, Miss Donna and Miss Lauren as they read some great stories! Wear your pj’s and don’t forget your favorite stuffed animal!

 Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/570519760
pwd=bWp6SGdlWTVBMlk2OEdDRGVBNFpkQT09

 Meeting ID: 570 519 760

Password: 024717

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AGES 18 MONTHS- NOT YET IN K – A TIME FOR KIDS : THURSDAY, APRIL 30 @ 2:00 PM
Join us in doing activities using the fine motor skill the Pincer Grasp!  The pincer grasp is the coordination of the index finger and the thumb to hold an item.

Suggested materials
Kitchen or toaster tongs, tweezers or children’s chop sticks
Small items- cotton balls, pompoms, mini marshmallows or little figures
2 spoons or musical instruments 
 
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AGES 18 MONTHS- NOT YET IN K – A TIME FOR KIDS : THURSDAY, MAY 7 @ 2:00 PM

Join us in doing activities using Containers and Lids!

Suggested materials
 
Various containers and matching lids
2 spoons or musical instruments 
 

 

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DON’T FORGET TO PARTICIPATE IN OUR DAILY CHALLENGES! YOU CAN FIND THEM ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE! 

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Family Programs

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ONLINE PROGRAMS  

 
 
 
Meeting ID: 527 169 986
 
Password: 027351
 
Find your local number:https://zoom.us/u/aepQBFGVP7
Join that amazing storyteller, Sinead, as yet another character, to tell us a story. An hour to listen and ask questions of Sinead. 
 
We ask that after the story, you click on participants. There you will see a “raise your hand” line. Click on that, and we will unmute you so that you can ask a question or make a comment.
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FAMILY PROGRAM: EMPL & LI TRADITIONS PRESENT EDMAR CASTANEDA, COLUMBIAN HARP

 

ONLINE PROGRAM
 
 
 
Long Island Traditions and 
the East Meadow Public Library present
Edmar Castañeda, Columbian Harp
 
 
 
 
Meeting ID: 417 381 404
 
Since arriving in the United States in 1994, Colombian-born harp virtuoso Edmar Castañeda, has forged his own distinctive path in music. Join us as Edmar Castañeda introduces us to the Columbian harp and Ilanera music. This music is from Columbia, Venezuela, and mixes with the many cultures in New York City. Hear how this tradition bearer has continued the music of his family and moved on to extend his traditions to find new expression.
 
This series has been made possible with public funds from the 
?New York State Council on the Arts, a public agency. 
 
 
We ask that you click on “participants.” There you will see a “raise your hand” line. Click on that, and we will unmute you so that you can ask a question or make a comment.