Programs for Kids

Special Events

Science in the Summer
Level 1 - Monday - Thursday,  June 25-28 - 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. or 12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. - Annex
Level 2 - Monday - Thursday,  June 25-28 - 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Annex
For more details, visit our Science in the Summer page.  Registration is required and begins on May 17 at noon online.

Ongoing Programs at the Henrietta Hankin Branch 

Chess Club
Drop-in Tuesday evenings, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Story Corner
Play or learn! Ages 6+ with parent; no younger siblings, please. No registration required.

Nursing Mothers Group 
3rd Wednesday of the month, 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. - Community Room
Come meet other nursing mothers, share ideas, and weigh your baby. Facilitated by an Internationally Board-Certified Lactation Consultant from Paoli Hospital.  No registration required.

1st and 3rd Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Annex
Come build; we supply LEGOs. Children 6+ attend independently. No registration required.

Math Matters
Thursdays, 7:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. - Story Corner
Play the 24 Challenge® game and develop pattern sensing, problem solving, and mental math skills. Open to students enrolled in grades 4-6. Students must be competent with basic math operations. Please register online.

DUPLO Discovery Club
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m - Story Corner
Drop in and build; we supply DUPLOs. Ages up to 6 with a parent. No registration required.

Book Clubs at the Henrietta Hankin Branch

A book club for beginning readers in grades 1 and 2.  Look for Bookworms to return in the fall.

Mother-Daughter Book Club
September through May on the second Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Annex
For 4th graders and up accompanied by Mom or favorite female grownup. Book discussion, snacks, craft & fun! Copies of the book of the month are available at the Youth Services desk.