Children’s Online Library Programs

The Copiague Library remains closed, but has moved programs online so everyone can participate from home!

Summer Reading Club 2020: Imagine Your Story

  • Program No. 456
  • Begins: Monday, June 27 —  Ends: Friday, August 15
  • Let your imagination fly this summer! Go on a quest with Percy Jackson or boogie with Pete the Cat. It’s all in a book, take a look! This summer we are going virtual! Register for Program No. 456 with your child’s library card.

Weekly Live Storytimes

Virtual Storyfun

  • Mondays, June 1, 8, 15, 29 from 10:30 – 11:00 AM
  • Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays. This program is presented on Facebook Live @ Ms Nicole’s Storytime.

Virtual Pajama Storytime

  • Tuesdays, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 from 7:30 – 8:00 PM
  • Put on your pajamas, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Ms. Nicole for stories and songs for bedtime.

Virtual Storytime

  • Wednesdays June 3, 10, 17, 24 from 12:30 – 1:00 PM
  • Join Ms. Nicole for fun stories and songs. This program is presented on Facebook Live @ Ms Nicole’s Storytime.

Virtual Fantastic Fingerplays

  • Thursdays, June 4, 11, 18, 25 from 10:30 – 11:00 AM
  • Get you fine motor skills working with fingerplays and songs. This program is presented on Facebook Live @ Ms Nicole’s Storytime.

Upcoming Live Online Programs

Virtual Sing Sign With Me

  • Fridays May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 from 12:00 – 12:45 PM
  • Program No. 428
  • Introduce your child to a variety of ASL signs with the help of stories and books! Register for Program No. 428 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Apples to Apples

  • Tuesday, May 26 from 5:30 – 6:30 PM
  • Program No. 440
  • Play a new take on Apples to Apples with Ms. Stefanie and Ms. Nicole. Register for Program No. 440 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Kid’s Book Club

  • Thursday, May 28 from 6:30 – 7:00 PM
  • Program No. 445
  • Book clubs are a great way to help children express ideas and prepare for being in school! This month we are going to read Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst. In our book club we will talk about what we read and draw a picture together! Register for Program No. 445 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Home Scavenger Hunt

  • Saturday, May 30 from 1:00 – 2:00 PM
  • Program No. 446
  • It’s a race to see who can find the chosen fun items around the house! This program will be presented on Zoom. Register for Program No. 446 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Paper Jewelry

  • Wednesday, June 3 from 4:30 – 5:30 PM
  • Program No. 458
  • Ms. Nicole will teach you how to make jewelry using recycled items. Materials: Toilet paper or paper towel rolls, magazines, white glue, straws, scissors, paintbrush, and string. Register for Program No. 458 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Sing Sign With Me

  • Fridays, June 5, 12, 19, 26 from 12:00 – 12:45 PM
  • Program No. 459
  • Introduce your child to a variety of ASL signs with the help of stories and books! Register for Program No. 459 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Rainbow Science with STEMtastic

  • Thursday, June 11 from 3:30 – 4:15 PM
  • Program No. 469
  • Join STEMtastic and learn how to make your own prisms, observe the magnifying properties of water droplets and make a rainbow in a bowl. materials needed: glass of water, penny, dropper or straw, 2 sheets of white paper, sunny day or a flashlight,a shallow bowl of milk, a straw, small amount of dish soap, small piece of tin foil, food coloring. Register for Program No. 469 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Keep Fit With My Gym

  • Monday, June 15 – June 19 | During My Gym Babylon Business Hours
  • Program No. 460
  • Sign up now for a week long to keep fit with My Gym! You will receive a link to sign into My Gym’s live workout and their daily schedule. Register for Program No. 460 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Show and Tell

  • Monday, June 15 from 5:30 – 6:30 PM
  • Program No. 461
  • Pick out your favorite toy, something you got on vacation or something important to you and tell us about it! We will be reading a story and talking about our treasures. Register for Program No. 461 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Moment of Meditation

  • Thursday, June 18 from 5:30 – 6:00 PM
  • Program No. 462
  • Join Ms. Nicole in some yoga and meditation! No supplies needed! Register for Program No. 462 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Cute Spring Bug Art

  • Friday, June 19 from 4:30 – 5:30 PM
  • Program No. 463
  • Perfect your art skills with Riesa from Key to My Art. This month she will be showing you how to draw the cute creepy crawlies you find right in your backyard! Register for Program No. 463 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Father’s Day

  • Saturday, June 20 from 11:00 – 12:00 PM
  • Program No. 470
  • Let’s celebrate Dad with A Time For Kids! We will be reading stories, dancing and making a gift for dad or that special someone. Suggested materials: paper with the word DAD written on it, cereal pieces and glue. Register for Program No. 470 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Storytime and Stretch

  • Monday, June 22 from 10:30 – 11:15 AM
  • Program No. 472
  • Please join us for a 45 minute program focused on mindfulness and fun with your little one. Participants will listen to a story, participate in breathing exercises for both child and caregiver, as well as learn some simple yoga stretches. Register for Program No. 472 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Go Green! Animal Sculpture

  • Monday, June 22 from 6:00 – 7:00 PM
  • Ages: 5 – 11
  • Program No. 464
  • How can a toy car become a monkey’s face? Discover how Picasso, Calder, and other famous artists built amazing animal sculptures out of toys, trinkets, and other junk. Then construct your own animal out of cardboard without using glue! Decorate it with recycled ribbon, buttons, wires, beads, trinkets, jewelry, and more.Register for Program No. 464 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Dance Party

  • Wednesday, June 24 from 4:30 – 5:15 PM
  • Program No. 473
  • Dance all day! Learn some new moves or show off your best with Ms. Nicole. Register for Program No. 473 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual My First Book Club

  • Friday, June 26 from 6:30 – 7:00 PM
  • Program No. 465
  • Book clubs are a great way to help children express ideas and prepare for being in school! This month we are going to read Stellaluna by Janell Cannon. In our book club we will talk about what we read and make a craft. Register for Program No. 465 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual Imagine Your Story

  • Saturday, June 27 from 1:00 – 2:00 PM
  • Program No. 457
  • Imagine you were a wizard! In this program you make what you need to be one and even try a bit of magic! Materials needed: paper, crayons, a stick, clear bubbly soda, uncooked beans and a glass cup. Register for Program No. 457 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.

Virtual BINGO!

  • Monday, June 29 from 1:30 – 2:30 PM
  • Program No. 466
  • B-4! O-71! N-40! Bingo! You don’t want to miss out on the fun of playing Virtual library bingo! Register for Program No. 466 with your child’s library card to receive a link to the online Zoom program.