Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.

Reader's Theater

May 29, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2
Program Type: Book Discussions
Description:
This is an additional class for the Reader's Theater group.  This class is full. ...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Rainbow Family Storytime

May 29, 2019
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:
Join families of all types as we celebrate LGBTQIA+ themes of acceptance, love, individuality, difference, family, and belonging. This active storytime led by Ms. Kristina and Mr. Shay welcomes all families to sing, dance, play, socialize, and craft ...

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Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

FATE Role Play

May 29, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Lodewick Children’s Library
Age Group: Grades 3–5
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Kids in grades 4-7 are invited to learn about role playing games with the FATE role playing system.  Create a character and delve into a fantasy world. Pizza will be served.  Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.

We Grow Yoga

May 30, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Ages 3-5
Program Type: Music & Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Jennifer from Sticky Jams will lead this children's yoga class which will full of movement and music for children ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.

Stories Alive for 3s, 4s, & 5s!

May 30, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Ages 3-5
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:
Children ages 3, 4, & 5 enjoy stories, songs, movement and fun activities. Independent children may attend alone.  Adults need to remain in the Lodewick Children's LIbrary. No registration required. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Friday Flicks

May 31, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Featured, Films
Description:

Short book-based films for children ages 2 & up with a parent or caregiver.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Storytime

June 1, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:

For children ages 0-5 with a parent or caregiver, this engaging weekly storytime includes stories, songs, rhymes, movement, and fingerplays. Adult participation alongside children is expected. No registration required.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.
This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.

Read to ROAR

June 1, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Ages 3-5, Grades K–2
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Children ages 4-8 are invited to read to very special ROAR therapy dogs. Bring along your own book or choose one at the library.  Children read 10 minutes in the order in which they arrive.  Registration required. ...
This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Storytime

June 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:

For children ages 0-5 with a parent or caregiver, this engaging weekly storytime includes stories, songs, rhymes, movement, and fingerplays. Adult participation alongside children is expected. No registration required.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.

Reader's Theater

June 3, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2
Program Type: Special Programs
Description:
Aspiring actors will enjoy performing "Miss Nelson is Missing" for families.  Scripts are read and not memorized. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

Homeschool 3D Printing Orientation Game

June 4, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Grades 3rd through 7th. Work as group to defeat The Evil Robot by learning about 3D printing, how to find or create designs, and how to make an appointment to print on the library’s makerbot! Registration required. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

3D Printing Orientation Game

June 4, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Donofrio Family Technology Center
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Grades 3rd through 7th. Work as group to defeat The Evil Robot by learning about 3D printing, how to find or create designs, and how to make an appointment to print on the library’s makerbot! Registration required. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Scrabble Club

June 4, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5, Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:

For student in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. No registration required. Please contact Cornelia Guest at corneliasguest@gmail.com with any questions.

This event is in the "Ages 0-2" group.

Baby & Me

June 5, 2019
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Ages 0-2
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:
Adults with infants from birth to age 12 months (non-walkers) are invited to meet up for finger plays, music and networking. No registration required. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.

Homeschool Free Build

June 5, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Homeschoolers and their caregivers can join us for books, legos, and open crafting time! Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.

Lego Free Build

June 5, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2
Program Type: Games & Activities, Technology & STEAM
Description:
Children in kindergarten through 5th grade can exercise their creativity in our Lego free build! What will you create? No registration. ...
This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.

We Grow Yoga

June 6, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Ages 3-5
Program Type: Music & Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Jennifer from Sticky Jams will lead this children's yoga class which will full of movement and music for children ages 2-5 with a caregiver. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.

Stories Alive for 3s, 4s, & 5s!

June 6, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Ages 3-5
Program Type: Featured, Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:
Children ages 3, 4, & 5 enjoy stories, songs, movement and fun activities. Independent children may attend alone.  Adults need to remain in the Lodewick Children's LIbrary. No registration required. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

Potterheads Book Club

June 6, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades 3–5
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Readers in 4th through 7th grade can join us as we read, craft and trivia-battle our way through the Harry Potter Series by J. K. Rowling. This month we're discussing the whole of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and having a year-end party. Regis...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Friday Flicks

June 7, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Featured, Films
Description:

Short book-based films for children ages 2 & up with a parent or caregiver.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Storytime

June 8, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:

For children ages 0-5 with a parent or caregiver, this engaging weekly storytime includes stories, songs, rhymes, movement, and fingerplays. Adult participation alongside children is expected. No registration required.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.

Storytime

June 10, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:

For children ages 0-5 with a parent or caregiver, this engaging weekly storytime includes stories, songs, rhymes, movement, and fingerplays. Adult participation alongside children is expected. No registration required.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Scrabble Club

June 11, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2, Grades 3–5, Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:

For student in grades 3-12. Learn strategies and techniques with Scrabble Master Cornelia Guest. No registration required. Please contact Cornelia Guest at corneliasguest@gmail.com with any questions.

This event is in the "Ages 0-2" group.

Baby & Me

June 12, 2019
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Ages 0-2
Program Type: Storytimes & Early Literacy
Description:
Adults with infants from birth to age 12 months (non-walkers) are invited to meet up for finger plays, music and networking. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Grades K–2" group.

Page Masters

June 12, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Kellen Family Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades K–2
Program Type: Book Discussions, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Readers in grades 2nd and 3rd can read the book, then join our friendly group for fun discussion and a craft!  This month we're discussing Arnie the Doughnut: Bowling Alley Bandit by Laurie Keller. Copies are available at the children's desk. Re...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Grades 3–5" group.

Lego Robotics Grades 4-6

June 12, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Leir Children’s Program Room
Age Group: Grades 3–5
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Featured, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Interested robotic engineers in grades 4 - 6 can join robotics coach Mike Garguilo in a LEGO Robotics educational program. As a robotic LEGO Master Builder, you will build and program a robot to solve problems spread throughout the LEGO world! No pre...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Ages 0-2" group.
This event is in the "Ages 3-5" group.

Lynn Lewis and Friends Concert

June 13, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Ridgefield Library
Room: Main Program Room
Age Group: Ages 0-2, Ages 3-5
Program Type: Featured, Music & Performances
Description:
Lynn Lewis will bring a special preschool celebrity to create a rollicking good time performing favorite preschool music. No registration. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.