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  1. Baby Time

    December 6 @ 10:30 am
    December 6, 2016  |  10:30 am - 10:30 am
    South Beach Library
  2. La Leche Breast Feeding Meeting

    December 6 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    December 6, 2016  |  10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Christ Church of New Brighton
    Our group of volunteer leaders hold three meetings every month to meet moms where they are-weekday mornings, Saturday afternoon, and virtual evening meetings. Whether you are a stay-at-home mom or work outside of the home, we have a meeting time
  3. Tot’s Time Plus

    December 6 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    December 6, 2016  |  11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Your pre-schooler will create artwork, sing along and listen to stories.
  4. Tuesday Storytime

    December 6 @ 11:00 am
    December 6, 2016  |  11:00 am - 11:00 am
    Barnes & Noble
    Come on up to the Kids’ Department on the second floor and join us for a fun-filled Storytime!
  5. Teen Lounge

    December 6 @ 2:30 pm
    December 6, 2016  |  2:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    Tottenville Library
    Use a laptop, work on homework or just hang out!
  6. Afternoon Story Time and Craft

    December 6 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    December 6, 2016  |  3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    Port Richmond Library
    Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft!
  7. LiteracyINC: Story Hour

    December 6 @ 4:00 pm
    December 6, 2016  |  4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Stapleton Library
    Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities.
  8. Game On!

    December 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    December 6, 2016  |  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Mariners Harbor Library
    Kids build their strategic thinking and interpersonal skills as they play age appropriate tabletop/video games (PS4 & Wii U)
  9. Craft Corner

    December 6 @ 4:00 pm
    December 6, 2016  |  4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
    Let your imagination run wild and join us for craft corner!
  10. Read Aloud & Craft

    December 6 @ 4:00 pm
    December 6, 2016  |  4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    South Beach Library
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