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Virtual Event
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: In-Person, Reading Club
Event Details:

Children from birth to finishing grade 12 may register in person or online through Beanstack.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Aquarium Terrariums (Kit Pickup)

All Day 7/17 - 7/24
Art, Crafts, Grab & Go
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Art, Crafts, Grab & Go
Event Details:

For children in grades K-5. Create your own terrarium complete with miniature sea animals! While supplies last.

Kit can be picked up at the Children's Reference Desk.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Perler Bead Creations

All Day 7/22 - 7/27
Art, Crafts, In-Person
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Art, Crafts, In-Person
Event Details:

Create with perler beads.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Sign and STEM: Our Amazing Bodies Edition

10:30am - 11:45am
In-Person, Language Learning, STEAM
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: In-Person, Language Learning, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Join us as we learn all about our bodies! We will move our bodies through songs and activities including Sign Language!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Zumbini

10:30am - 11:00am
In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Created by Zumba and BabyFirst, Zumbini is an early childhood education program that uses original music and movement to promote cognitive, social, fine/gross motor skill and emotional development for young children.

This event is in the "Children" group.

LEGO Club

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Games and Recreation, In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games and Recreation, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Get your brick on! Build your own creations or build as a team!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Toddler Music

11:00am - 11:45am
In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

A high energy combination of body movements such as jumping and dancing, parent modeled movements, musical instruments and more!

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Shots for Tots

11:00am - 3:00pm
In-Person, Outreach
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: All Ages, Family, Children, Teen, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: In-Person, Outreach
Event Details:

In addition to childhood vaccinations, The Suffolk County Department of Health will offer COVID vaccinations for all approved ages.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Construction Zone

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Games and Recreation, In-Person
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games and Recreation, In-Person
Event Details:

Drop-in to build and create with foam construction bricks.

This event is in the "Children" group.

STEAM Club: Science Pirates

5:30pm - 6:15pm
In-Person, STEAM
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: In-Person, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:

Join us on a swashbuckling adventure through science in this special three-part pirate edition of our STEAM Club series! 

July 24: Fizzing Hidden Treasure Rocks

August 21: Bottle Cork Pirate Ships

 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Construction Zone

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Games and Recreation, In-Person
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games and Recreation, In-Person
Event Details:

Drop-in to build and create with foam construction bricks.

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Play Date Concert

6:00pm - 6:45pm
In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Grand Room
Age Group: Family, Children
Program Type: In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Event Details:

For Families with Children of all ages. Award-winning, kindie-rock music band, Play Date, brings infectious melodies and empowering lyrics that will get the whole family bopping.

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

SNAP Counseling

10:00am - 2:00pm
In-Person, Outreach
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Age Group: Family, Adults
Program Type: In-Person, Outreach
Event Details:

Many families can use SNAP to assist in stretching their food budget, but are unaware that they qualify.  To schedule an appointment to see if you qualify for SNAP, call or email your Nutrition Outreach and Education Program Coordinator, Mari

This event is in the "Children" group.

Sprouts & Friends

10:30am - 11:15am
In-Person, Music & Entertainment, Parent & Child
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: In-Person, Music & Entertainment, Parent & Child
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Sprouts & Friends is a music and movement program for families with children. Our mission is to create joy while we play, learn and grow together. Come ready to move and sing with your child.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Music

10:30am - 11:15am
In-Person, Music & Entertainment, Parent & Child
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: In-Person, Music & Entertainment, Parent & Child
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:

Come learn and play with your baby and other families with a similarly aged child! Participate in music and sensory activities that are familiar and new to you and your baby!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Sketch and Stretch Yoga

11:00am - 12:00pm
Art, Health & Wellness, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Stage Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Art, Health & Wellness, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:

Sketch-n-Stretch Yoga combines art and yoga. Children will begin with the yoga lesson to relax and focus, then paint a masterpiece on a canvas for their art lesson.

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Family, Children, Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Los padres que tienen hijos con discapacidad o alguna necesidad especial se benefician del apoyo que les brindan otros que han tenido la misma experiencia.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

DIY Buttons and Locker Magnets

All Day 7/29 - 8/3
Art, Crafts, In-Person
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Art, Crafts, In-Person
Event Details:

Use the button maker to create your own buttons or magnets.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Sign and STEM: Our Awesome Animals Edition

10:30am - 11:15am
In-Person, Language Learning
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: In-Person, Language Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Join us as we learn all about animals! We will move our bodies through songs and activities including Sign Language!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Slime Time: Pirates Booty

5:30pm - 6:15pm
Crafts, In-Person, STEAM
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, In-Person, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Ahoy mateys! Join us as we make treasure filled slime in this pirate themed edition of our Slime Time series!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Ocean Grotto Zen Garden (Kit Pickup)

All Day 7/31 - 8/7
Crafts, Grab & Go
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Grab & Go
Event Details:

For children in grades K-5. Create your own oasis of calm with an ocean themed zen garden! While supplies last.

Kit can be picked up at the Children's Reference Desk.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Tots Night Out

5:30pm - 6:00pm
In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Come have some fun before bedtime with A Time for Kids! There will be songs to sing, time to move and dance, and a craft

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Long Island Cares Mobile Food Assistance

11:00am - 12:00pm
In-Person, Outreach
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Library Parking Lot
Age Group: All Ages, Family, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: In-Person, Outreach
Event Details:

Are you in need of emergency food? The Riverhead Free Library is partnering with Long Island Cares to make sure all community members in need are well- nourished.

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Nick the Balloonatic

6:00pm - 7:00pm
In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Grand Room
Age Group: Family, Children
Program Type: In-Person, Music & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 33
Event Details:

For Families with Children of all ages.