Virtual Programs for Kids

Check our calendar for virtual events for kids!

On this page we have an archive of prerecorded videos made by your children's librarians, but we are also providing live virtual events for parents and kids! See what we have to offer on our Children's Program Calendar.

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Storytimes

 Baby/Toddler Storytime

Join Jen for a short baby alphabet book and Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star.

It’s a Tiger and Ogilvy 

Read It’s a Tiger and Ogilvy with Miss Carrie!

A Perfect Day and Snakes on a Train 

Amanda reads A Perfect Day and Snakes on a Train.

Animal Sounds Storytime 

Jen reads two classic animal stories.

Floaty and Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug

Miss Amanda shares a favorite storytime song and two funny picture books in this virtual storytime.

 Chicken Little and The Detective Dog

Miss Carrie reads two fun stories in this video.

Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus Interactive Story 

This is a fun interactive story based on the book Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems.

Oh, What a Cake!

Amanda narrates one of her favorite storytime flannelboard stories using clipart instead.

The Mouse Book by Helen Piers

Jen reads The Mouse Book, accompanied by her beagle, Bandit.

Songs & Fingerplays

Counting to Ten with Kittens and Puppies 

Here’s a fun counting rhyme from Jen! 

This is the Way & 5 Little Bees

Jen shows you two songs just in time for spring: This is the Way, and 5 Little Bees.

The Wheels on the Bus

Jen demonstrates a storytime favorite, The Wheels on the Bus!

Pat-a-Cake & The Itsy Bitsy Spider

Watch Jen demonstrate two familiar early childhood rhymes.

Activities

Keep busy at home with these links and resources for learners of all ages. Includes lots of resources such as Livebrary, Book, Author & Publisher Resources, Craft & Science Resources, Museums, Websites, Digital Resources, YouTube Channels and more!
Check back often – they’re be updating this page all the time!

Check it out: http://bit.ly/suffolklibrariesathome

Lego Building Challenge

We can’t have LEGO® Club at this time, but you can do a building challenge at home! See one of the LEGO kit builds Jen has at her house and find out the challenge. Share a picture of your build with us at childrens@sctylib.org.

Origami Dog 

Grab a square piece of paper and follow along with Michael as he demonstrates how to make a super quick and easy origami dog.

Origami Butterfly

Amanda shows you how to make a quick origami butterfly. All you need is a square piece of paper. Make a bunch and hang them on the wall, make a mobile, or just set them on tables and countertops to brighten up your home.

Rainbow Science Fun

Carrie shows you how to do a fun rainbow science experiment with materials you might have at home. Try it with paper cups if you can. Carrie also made a list of other science experiments you can try with household products, which you can access here.

Poetry

Poetry Corner: “Our Dog’s Name is Roomba” 

Jennifer from the Children’s Department shares a funny poem by Ken Nesbitt in this poetry corner video! Celebrate National Poetry Month with more kids poems at poetry4kids.com.