Upcoming Children’s Programs



Tumble Book Library

Tumble Book Library features unlimited, instant access from home!  There are no checkouts, holds, or bulky downloads.  Tumble Book Library features animated, talking picture books and chapter books, eBooks, nonfiction books,  a collection of videos from National Geographic and more!  Also available on your tablet or smartphone!

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LIVE Story Time – Online


Join Miss MaryAnn for some fun stories, songs and a craft.  Please register online or contact  Miss MaryAnn (maryann.burden@chesterlib.org)  and we will send you a link to join the event!

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Science Club – Online

Monday, March 29th   3:30 pm

Join us as we perform hands-on experiments, discuss our results, and discover how much fun science can be! A material list will be sent to everyone so we can all experiment together.  This program will be held using Zoom and the link to join the event will be sent out by email.

Best for ages 5 – 10 years old with some adult assistance.

Jr. Scientists Program

Saturday, April 17th  10:45 am – 11:30 am

A Wildlife Conservation Society educator will lead your “junior scientist” through an activity based on actual field research.  We will practice making observations and asking scientific questions while virtually visiting with some special animals in the park!  For ages 5 and older.

A Zoom link for the live program will be sent out the day before the event.


Music with Mrs. Karen

Monday,  April 19th at 11:00 am

Join Mrs. Karen for 30 minutes of singing and musical activities.  Good for all preschoolers!

We will be hosting this program through Zoom.  Please register online and we will send you an email with the link to join the program the day before the event.


Virtual Earth Day Craft

Monday, April 26th at 3:30 pm

Join us for an Earth Day story about recycling and a fun printed-foil craft.  Everyone who registers will be contacted to pick up a craft kit with all the materials needed.  This project is best for children 4 -10 years old and younger children with adult help.

A Zoom link for the live program will be sent out the day before the event.

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Here’s a fun story for preschoolers and early elementary kids told by ScienceTellers!

“DRAGONS JR”  tells the story of two kids, Henry and Beth, who meet a dragon and learn about air, bubbles and fire along the way! This story is told in three fun episodes available here:

Dragons: Lost & Found

Dragons: Bubble Trouble

Dragons: Finding Fire