April showers...bring fun programs at Freeman!

Looking for something free and fun to do with the children in April?  Join us for one of these programs:

Saturday, April 1 - Family Storytime at 11:00 am.  No tickets are needed for this storytime featuring books, songs, and fingerplays.  We normally have this program on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month.  We will be closed on Saturday, April 15, so April 1st will be the only Family Storytime this month.

Monday, April 3 - The Bi-Lingual Chinese/English Storytime is moving to a 6 pm timeslot starting on April 3.  This program features stories & songs in Chinese and English.  It includes a craft.  It is recommended to children 3 yrs. and older.  Tickets given out at 5:30 pm.

Thursday, April 6 at 6 pm - Pajama Storytime - This program for all ages features stories, songs, and fingerplays.  Children are encouraged to wear pajamas or bring a stuffed animal or blanket.  Tickets are given out at 5:30 pm.

Friday, April 7 at 4:30 pm - Tween Gardening Program - Tweens 8-12 years old can learn how to start a small herb garden and bring home the beginnings of  a garden!  Tickets given out at 4:00 pm.

Thursday, April 20 at 4:30 - Thursday Theater - join us for a family movie for all ages.  Tickets given out at 4:00 pm.

Friday, April 21 at 10:00 am - Baby Playtime - Babies from infants through 18 months old and their caregivers can hang out with toys, board books, and bubbles.  There are will be a fun art activity.  No tickets are needed for this fun time.

Thursday, April 27 at 4:30 pm - Dia de los Ninos - Dia de los Libros ( Children's Day - Book Day) - This program for all ages features a short bilingual storytime (Spanish/English)  along with crafts and refreshments.  Tickets will be given out at 4 pm.

We'll also have our regular storytimes- Toddlers 18 mos. to 3 years on Mondays @ 11:15 and Tuesdays @ 10:15 & 11:15; Preschool Storytime for 3-5 yrs. old on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 1:30 and Book Babies for infants through 18 months old on Wednesdays at 10;15 & 11:15.  Tickets given out 30 minutes before except for the 10:15 programs where they're given out at 10:00 am when we open.

In addition to these programs,   We will have our weekly afterschool program Maker Monday on Mondays at 4:30 pm. This program is recommended for children 5-12 years old.  Tickets are given out at 4:00 pm.  Here's the activity each week - 4/3 - Straws & Connectors, 4/10 Magnetic Mosaics; 4/17 Lego Free Play, and 4/24 Make an Alien craft