Children’s Programs

Children’s Programs — Fall 2014

Most programs are open to North Haven residents and non-residents.  Registrations are accepted in person or by phone.  Phone registrations will not be taken prior to 10 a.m.  See program listing for details. All programs are free unless otherwise indicated.

As a courtesy to others, you must call a staff member in the Children’s Department if your child is registered for a program but cannot attend.  Failure to do so will result in your child being dropped from future programs.




Music and Movement (5 week series)

Tuesday, November 18 & 25 December 2, 9, 16 at 4:15 – 5:00 p.m.

Ages 4 – 6

Gerry Parent, singer and songwriter, will teach music, movement, and storybook dance for children.  Children will explore rhythmic movements and songs through a variety of props, such as percussion instruments, hoops, scarves, and parachute.   Registration is required and begins on Friday, October 31st   at 10 a.m. for residents  and for non- residents on Friday, November 7th at 10 a.m.


Music Together

Babies – Age 5 (with parent or caregiver)

Thursday, December 4th

Session I – 10:15 –11:00

Session II – 11:00 – 11:45

Making music as a family is so much fun!  Come and experience a Music Together class. This innovative program engages the entire family- play, observe, discover and create musical memories! Sign up for Session I or II.  Registration is required and begins on Friday, November 21st  at 10 a.m. for residents and Friday, November 28th  at 10 a.m. for non-residents.


LEGO® Fun –  Holiday Creations

December 11th at 6:30 p.m.

Ages 5-12

Let’s create something for the holidays with LEGO! We provide the LEGO and you provide the imagination!  No registration required.


Gingerbread Houses

Monday, December 15 at 6:30 p.m.

Ages 4 –14

Gingerbread houses are a favorite holiday tradition.  Decorate a gingerbread house using candy, frosting, and marshmallows. Material fee – $2.00 payable at registration.  For this program, you must register in person. Material fee due at the time of registration. Registration is required and begins on Friday, November 21st  at 10 a.m. for residents and Friday, November 28th  at 10 a.m. for non-residents.