Seymour Children’s Programs and Events


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Storytimes

To sign up for programs that require registration, please click here.

 

Mother Goose & Me 

These half-hour sessions focus on developing a love of reading, oral language and vocabulary through music, rhythm, dance, puppets, finger plays, and stories. An adult must accompany children. Registration is required.

Mondays, 5:30 pm

April 6, 13 & 20

June 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

July 6, 13 & 20

Open to ages 0-24 months                                                                                                                       

 

Babes & Tykes

A time to share stories, nursery rhymes, bouncy rhymes, and songs that are suitable for babies and little tykes. Puppets and musical shakers add enrichment to these learning experiences. An adult must accompany children. Registration is required.

Tuesdays, 9:30 am

April 7, 14 & 21

June 2, 9, 16 & 23

July 7, 14 & 21

OR

Fridays, 9:30 am

April 3, 10, 17 & 24

July 3, 10, 17 & 24

Open to ages 0-24 months

 

Shake Your Sillies Out Toddler Time

Toddlers get the wiggles out and develop early literacy skills through music, rhythm, dance, puppets, finger plays, and stories. An adult must accompany children. Registration is required.

Mondays, 6 pm

April 6, 13 & 20

June 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

July 6, 13 & 20

Open to ages 25-36 months

 

Toddler Tales & Tunes

A time for toddlers to experience lively stories and to explore and participate in themed activities. Stories, finger plays, musical shakers and flannel board rhymes enrich this literacy experience. An adult must accompany children. Registration is required.

Tuesdays, 10 am

April 7, 14 & 21

June 2, 9, 16 & 23

July 7, 14 & 21

OR

Fridays, 10 am

April 3, 10, 17 & 24

July 3, 10, 17 & 24

Open to ages 25-36 months

 

Preschool Explorers

STEAM Storytime: A weekly exploration of the sciences through stories, finger plays, puppets, songs, games, and hands-on activities that are designed to reinforce early literacy skills. Registration is required.

Mondays, 6:30 pm

April 6, 13 & 20

June 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

July 6, 13 & 20

Open to ages 3-5 years

 

Preschool Power

A time for preschoolers to enjoy learning through stories, finger plays, music, interactive stories and, at times, participate in hands-on activities. Registration is required.

Tuesdays, 10:30 am

April 7, 14 & 21

June 2, 9, 16 & 23

July 7, 14 & 21

OR

Fridays, 10:30 am

April 3, 10, 17 & 24

July 3, 10, 17 & 24

Open to ages 3-5 years

 

Arts & Crafts

 

Adventures In Art

Designed for Kindergarten readiness, this class incorporates scissor skills, pencil holding, gluing, and more in a creative and fun way. Open to ages 3-5 years. Registration is required.

Wednesdays, 10:30 am

April 1 – Salt Painting

April 8 – Rice Painting

April 15 – Eggshell Painting

April 22 – Birdseed Painting

 

Creative Crusaders

Children will explore different mediums and methods of art creation and create their own, one of a kind masterpieces. Open to ages 3-5 years. Registration is required.

Wednesdays, 10:30 am

June 3 – Salt Painting

June 10 – Marshmallow Sculpture

June 17 – Toothpick Painting

June 24 – Galaxy Slime

July 1 – Firework Painting

July 8 – Crayon Rubbings

July 15 – Spaghetti Painting

July 22 – Mystery Picture

 

School-Age Programs

School-Age Lit

Open to grades K-5. Registration is required. Parents are encouraged to wait outside the program room.

School Age Lit is designed to increase a child’s comfort level with reading and listening to longer stories. This class seeks to increase attention span, reading comprehension and fluency. Themed activities, based on the readings, add to the fun.

Wednesdays, 4:30 pm

April 1, 8, 15 & 22

 

Kinesthetic Crusaders

Open to grades K-5

STEAM Program – Come ready to conquer science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics through hands-on learning activities and experiments. Registration is required.

Wednesdays, 3 pm

June 3, 10, 17 & 24

July 1, 8, 15 & 22

 

The Superheroes Of Art

Open to grades K-5

Elementary age children will explore techniques of different artists, learn related history, and create their own works of art. Registration is required.

Fridays, 3 pm

June 5 – Optical Illusions

June 12 – Oops Art

June 19 – Pointillism

June 26 – Printmaking & Stamping

July 3 – Duct Tape Art

July 10 – Quilling

July 17 – Mixed Media

July 24 – Pop Art

 

Family Programs

 

Milk & Cookies Storytime

Families are invited to share stories, songs, finger plays, and of course milk and cookies! Juice and water will also be provided. Dietary and allergy restrictions will be up to parents to monitor. The program is open to all ages. Registration is required.

Saturdays, 11 am

April 4, 11, 18 & 25

 

Weekend Builders

Open to all ages

A time for kids of all ages to explore and build with Legos® or other building blocks. Take your building to another level by taking part in a special challenge or build your own. Just have fun!

Saturdays, 2 pm

April 11 & 25

May 9 & 23

June 6 & 20

 

Hometown Hero Friday

Open to all ages

Fridays, 10 am

June 5, 12, 19 & 26

 

Saturday Morning Movies

Open to all ages – families are encouraged to view together

Saturdays, 11 am

June 6 – Big Hero 6

June 13 – Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

June 20 – The Lego Movie

June 27 – The Incredibles

July 11 – Despicable Me

July 25 – Megamind

 

Animal Tales

Open to all ages

Monday, June 8, 10:30 am

Location: Boy’s & Girls Club in Seymour

Free tickets available at the Kidz Korner Help Desk in May.

 

Bubble Fest

Open to all ages

Tuesday, June 30, 10 am – 12 pm

 

Mini Con

Open to all ages

Saturday, July 18, 10 am – 4 pm

 

Special Programming

 

Homeschool Friday

Fridays, 1:30-2:30 pm

April 24 – Celebrate Poetry

May 15 – End of School Year Party

Open to children who are home schooled. Registration is required.

A monthly program for home school students to explore the sciences together through stories, crafts, experiments, and public speaking.