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Storytime
Storytime
Children ages 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and much more!

Storytime is great for developing your child's language skills and social skills.

For more information visit kids.cmclibrary.org or call (609) 463-6350 x300.
Messy Masterpieces
Messy Masterpieces
Messy Masterpieces are back!

Kids ages 2-7 and their loved ones are invited to drop in anytime during the designated hours for this sensory art program.

Please contact the Children's Department with any questions by calling (609) 463-6350 x300 or by emailing [email protected]
Scavenger Hunt
Scavenger Hunt
Try a scavenger hunt at home!

Just like the library scavenger hunt, cross off items as you find them. Hold onto your sheets when you finish, and bring them to your local branch when you finish to pick up your prize!

If you do not have access to a printer, please feel free to transcribe the checklist and bring that into the library to claim your prize. Please contact the Children's Department with any questions by emailing [email protected]
LEGO Club
LEGO Club
Play, think, build, and share!

Build your own LEGO creation at the library! Each month, we'll have a different theme to inspire potential LEGO Master Builders.

All kids ages 5-12 are welcome.

No registration necessary- just show up!
Author Visit with Beth Ferry
Author Visit with Beth Ferry
Children's author, Beth Ferry will share with us her brand new children's book, THE UMBRELLA on Saturday, April 1st at 10am at the Court House Library!

We hope you can join us for this special event! Children 4 and up and their caregivers are invited to meet author Beth Ferry! Beth will conduct a story time for attendees, read 2-3 books, talk about the writing process, and answer questions. Bonus fun: there will be snacks and a craft.

Beth is New Jersey native who's the author of over 25 children's books. For more information about Beth and her writing checkout her website https://www.bethferry.com/
Valentine's Dance
Valentine's Dance
The Valentine’s Day Music, Bubble and Comedy Show!

“All You Need Is Love!” The Valentine’s Day Music, Bubble and Comedy Show is a charming “turtle-riffic” musical experience that is designed to engage children through songs about love, movement activities, big giant bubbles, children’s stories, and interactive music technology! The show is crafted to be inclusive for all children, including children on the Autism Spectrum, and a great time for parents and caregivers! Each song in the show is accompanied by hands-on, visual, and sensory experiences designed to help kids learn and have fun at the same time.

Catch Turtle Dance Music on Tuesday, February 14th at 10am at the Upper Cape Library and 1pm at the Court House Library. Please contact the Children's Department with any questions by calling (609) 463-6350 x300 or by emailing [email protected]
Tot Time
Tot Time
Join us for caring and sharing and lots of fun!

Tot Time is a free drop-in program for children up to five years of age. Choose a book to read together, dance to music with scarves, play with toys and puzzles, or simply enjoy visiting with other children and adults. No registration is required – just show up!
DIY Valentine's Cards
DIY Valentine's Cards
Children ages 2-12 are invited to drop by the Court House Library Children's Room on Saturday, February 11th from 12-3pm and create fun Valentine's Day cards using the provided craft supplies! This is a drop-in program, with supplies available during the designated hours.
Cookies & Coloring
Cookies & Coloring
Join us for cookies & coloring!

Kids ages 2 and up are invited to join us for a morning of creativity! Stop by and create colorful works of art and enjoy some delicious cookie snacks. No registration required - just show up!

** Please contact us ahead of time at [email protected] or (609) 463-6350 if you child has a food allergy and would like to attend. We can easily make accommodations so that everyone can participate. **

Two opportunities to create!
Wednesday, March 8th at 10am at the Stone Harbor Library

Saturday, March 11th at 10am at the Court House Library
Book Tasting Breakfast
Book Tasting Breakfast
Children 6 and up and their loved ones are invited to "taste" the Children's Departments new favorite books!

Enjoy some treats, make a craft, and discover some fun new reads on Saturday, February 11th at 10am at the Upper Cape Library.

** Please contact us ahead of time at [email protected] or (609) 463-6350 if your child has a food allergy and would like to attend. We can easily make accommodations so that everyone can participate.
Scholastic Teachables
Scholastic Teachables
Scholastic Teachables offers worksheets, lesson plans, learning games, and more!

In this great resource for educators and homeschoolers, find printable activities for any subject: math, science, reading comprehension, STEM, writing, and beyond. Download printable lesson plans, reading passages, games and puzzles, clip art, bulletin board ideas, and skills sheets for kids in any grade.