NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- A number of free programs for infants, toddlers and preschool children are being offered at the Main New Rochelle Public Library and the Huguenot Children’s Library this fall.
Participation is drop-in, on a first-come, first-served basis. A rundown of programs is below.
The 3, 4, & 5’s Story Time & Craft are drop-in sessions that involve seasonal and picture book themes that inspire fun stories, songs, and a take-home craft for children ages three to five years. Parents may choose one of two sessions at the Main Library: Mondays, Sept. 22 – Nov. 17, from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library, from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., or Thursdays, Oct. 2 – Nov. 20, from 2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.; or between two sessions at Huguenot: Tuesdays, Sept. 23– Nov. 18, from 1:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. or Thursdays, Oct. 2 – Nov. 20, 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Fun and Fitness is conducted by the health and fitness team from Montefiore New Rochelle’s WIC Program, and provides children ages 2 – 5 years with a fun-filled hour of movement, games, and healthy eating and lifestyle tips. The sessions will take place in the Meeting Room at the Main Library on Mondays, Sept. 22 through Oct. 27, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Registration is required, by calling 914-637-1677. Yoga Tots, for children ages 2 – 3 years, is taught by certified yoga instructor Susan Fried, who uses puppets, props and songs to take toddlers on a fun-filled yoga adventure. The sessions will run from Tuesday, Nov. 4 through Tuesday, Dec. 16, from 9:30 a.m to 10 a.m. at the Main Library, and from 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Huguenot.