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Younger Book Buddy Application 2019

Click here for the 2019 Younger Book Buddy application.

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Calendar & Registration

storytimes and bookclubs


Vicki DiSanto-
Children's Librarian 
Beth Levine- Library Assistant

Special Events~scroll to the bottom to see all the events!
Our Programs are funded by the Friends of Somers Library through your donations.  Thanks for your support !

Story Time from space!
Did you know that sometimes astronauts pack a picture book before they blastoff?
Click here to listen to astronauts reading to you from aboard the International Space Station.
Then check out the books from Somers Library!

To the Moon and Beyond!

Saturday, July 27 from 1:00-2:00pm.

Meet Bob Kelly, retired meteorologist with the US EPA, and an amateur astronomer with Westchester Amateur Astronomers!
Hear true space stories and learn fun facts followed by a special activity.

Registration required, best for ages 4+ with families.

Register here.

Special StoryTimes!

Join our Town campers and relax while we read aloud. 
Best for ages 4-6.

Mondays at 1:15  from July 1- August 5.

Tuesdays at 11:00am from July 2 -August 6.
No registration necessary.

Tuesdays at 3:30!

Join our Town campers for a movie!
July 9 - July 30 
Tuesday, July 23rd- Space Dogs

Funding for this program provided by Friends of Somers Library


Read to our Therapy Dogs

Wednesdays  3:00 to 5:00 pm (July 10-Aug 7).

Saturdays  10:20 to 12:20 pm (July 6-Aug 17- but no program July 13 or July 20)

Call to reserve up to three (depending on availability) 20 minute spots for your child to read to:

Welsh Corgi Romeo or Mischka~Wednesday afternoons (see  dates & times above):

Bassett Hound Dante~ Saturday mornings (see dates & times above)  

Registration is by phone only & first come, first served:  call Vicki or Beth:  914-232-5717  Places are going fast!

Pajama StoryTime!

Thursdays at 7:00-7:30 pm

young-boy-reading.jpgFor the whole family!

Dates:  June 27, July 11, July 18, July 25,
 Aug 1, Aug 8. 

The Stuffed Animal Sleepover will be July 25.  Bring your stuffed animals to story time and pick them up the next day.

Drop-In Crafts

Fridays, June 28- Aug 30 during library hours.   
Use our materials and your imagination.   
No registration necessary.

Funding for this program provided by Friends of Somers Library

Make a Model Magic* Summer/Beach craft with art teacher Wendy Podell!

Tuesday, July 9 from 3:30-4:30- Register here.


Tuesday, August 6 from 3:30- 4:30- Register here.

Best for ages 5+.

*If you'd like to attend both sessions, please register separately for each date.

Funding for this program provided by Friends of Somers Library.


Summer Reading

Ice Cream Party Finale

Wednesday, August 14

at 1:00 pm

All participants (Family Read-to-Me, K-2 and SIS) in our Summer Reading Program are invited to join us for ice cream donated by Cold Stone Creamery!

K-2 and SIS Students who read 1,000 pages or more will receive a prize!  

All SIS students will be recognized at the Intermediate School Town Meeting in September.

Thank you Coldstone Creamery for their continued generous contribution of ice cream for our celebration!

Funding for this program provided by Friends of Somers Library



Image result for k'nex Build with K'Nex!
Saturdays August 3,10,17,24- from 1:00-2:00pm.
Best for ages 7+.
Projects must be deconstructed after completion.

Funding for this program provided by Friends of Somers Library

New! Summer Bingo cards!
Stop in after June 26 to get a card from Vicki or Beth in the Children's Room. Each card contains fun activities, books to check-out and read, trivia questions and more.  For children of all ages. Come in any time to receive your card.  Once you've completed all 12 (twelve) activities, bring us your card and get a prize . 


StoryWalk  Returns!
Beginning August 16 through August 31  (during library hours)! 
  Enjoy the summer in the park and the outdoors and read Zelda's Big Adventure by Marie Alafaci as you walk around the park!   After you finish reading the book, come into the library for a cookie* during library hours. (*Cookies supplied by Friends of the Library.)
The StoryWalk Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Vermont Bicycle & Pedestrian Coalition and the Kellogg Hubbard Library.

Funding for this program provided by Friends of Somers Library