SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Spring officially begins on March 20, which means Story Time registration is up and running at the Spotswood Public Library. Spring Story Time sessions begin the week of April 9 and run for six weeks. Parents and guardians can choose from the following programs and times.
- Baby and Toddler Story Time is offered on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m., starting on April 12 and is for children from 36 months to three years. A parent or caregiver must be present with the child for the 20 to 30 minute class that includes books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays.
- Preschool Story Time will be held on Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m., beginning on April 10 and is for children from three years of age to five year olds not yet in kindergarten. This session encourages the development of beginning reading skills through stories, rhymes and games. Participants will also make a simple craft.
- Something Cool After School is offered on Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m., starting on April 11 and is for children in kindergarten through second grade. The session includes stories, games, music and crafts. A parent or caregiver must stay in the library while story time is in session.
Registration is required for all story time sessions and can be done online or by telephoning the Spotswood Public Library at 732-251-1515.
The library's popular Lego Club will meet on Thursday, April 12 at 3:30 p.m. The Lego Club meets every month on the second Thursday to create different items with the library's Legos and is open to children in grades kindergarten through fifth grade. April's theme is food. Registration is required for all participants and can be done online or by telephoning the library at 732-251-1515. Non-residents are welcome to join the club, but must sign up after the 15th of each month.
The Spotswood Public Library is located at 548 Main Street.