UPCOMING EVENTS

If there is a children’s event you would like added to the KITE calendar, please contact Jennefer at jbryan@enfield.org with all relevant information. 

Feb
12
Tue
2019
Evening Rhyme Time @ Enfield Public Library
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us Tuesday, February 12th at 6:30 pm for one half hour of nursery rhymes, songs, and finger plays.  This is a drop-in program that is designed to promote early language skills for ages birth to twenty-four months, accompanied by parents or caregivers.

 

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .

Feb
15
Fri
2019
Enfield Public Library-Waddling Ones @ Enfield Public Library
Feb 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Enjoy simple stories, songs, fingerplays, open play and art for your 1 year old at the Enfield Public Library on Friday, February 15th at 9:30 am. This drop-in program, “Waddling Ones” is an early literacy program designed for you and your child ages 12 to 24 months.  Reading, rhyming, singing, and talking — beginning from birth —influences literacy and language development, the foundation of all learning!

 

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .

Feb
22
Fri
2019
Enfield Public Library-Builders Club @ Enfield Public Library
Feb 22 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm

Using your choice of building materials, LEGO®, DUPLO®, Keva Planks® or Roominates® see what you can build in an hour at the Builders Club program at the Enfield Public Library on Friday, February 22, 2019 @ 3:45. This is a drop-in program.  Work independently or with friends.

 

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .

Feb
23
Sat
2019
Prince & Princess Tea Party [Second Seating] @ Play Lab at Stowe
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Calling all Prince & Princesses… You are cordially invited to come play at our tea party! [2nd seating 1:00PM – 2:30PM] Guests will learn about tea traditions from different cultures and practice table manners fit for royalty while you take High Tea with one of our princes or princesses. There’ll be loads of other aristocratic activities. Feel free to dress to impress, if you’d like. Tiaras and crowns welcome! (Sadly, knights and ninjas will have to check their swords at the door.)

Enfield Public Library-Movie Matinee “Smallfoot” @ Enfield Public Library
Feb 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Join us for a movie matinee showing of Smallfoot rated PG at the Enfield Public Library on Saturday, February 23rd at 1:30 pm.  An animated adventure for all ages, with original music and an all-star cast, Smallfoot turns the Bigfoot legend upside down when a bright young Yeti finds something he thought didn’t exist—a human. News of this “smallfoot” throws the simple Yeti community into an uproar over what else might be out there in the big world beyond their snowy village, in an all new story about friendship, courage and the joy of discovery. Bring your own snacks to this drop-in program.

 

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .

 

Feb
28
Thu
2019
Enfield Public Library-PJ Storytime @ Enfield Public Library
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

On Thursday, February 28th at 6:30 pm children are invited to an evening storytime at the Enfield Public Library.  PJ’s are proper attire.  Bring along mom and dad and your favorite stuffed animal – they’d like to hear a story, make a craft and dance, too.  The recommended age for this storytime is 3 – 7.

Transition to Kindergarten (for parents & educators of incoming kindergartners) @ JFK Middle School
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Enfield Early Childhood Collaborative
KITE [Key Initiatives to Early Education]
invites Enfield parents and preschool educators of incoming kindergarteners
to attend:

 

Preparing for the Kindergarten Transition

Thursday, February 28, 2019

6:30pm-8:00pm

JFK Middle School Auditorium

 

This evening is for parents and educators of children who will start Kindergarten in September 2019.  Parents and educators will receive information on the goals and expectations of a child entering kindergarten, transition tips and registration information.  Enfield Kindergarten Teachers will share information about the kindergarten experience and answer any questions they may have.

 

Childcare is not available for this event.

Mar
1
Fri
2019
Enfield Public Library-Family Movie Night @ Enfield Public Library
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Video-game bad guy Ralph and best friend Vanellope von Schweetz leave the comforts of Litwak’s arcade in an attempt to save her game, Sugar Rush. Their quest takes them to the vast, uncharted world of the internet where they rely on the citizens of the internet–the Netizens–to help navigate their way. Watch Ralph Wrecks the Internet rated PG at the Enfield Public Library on Friday, March 1st at 6:30 pm.  Front lobby doors open at 6:00 pm. Don’t forget to bring your favorite snacks!

 

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .

Mar
4
Mon
2019
Enfield Public Library-Storytime Registration @ Enfield Public Library
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Storytimes set the stage for lifelong learning and the love of reading, promotes increased attention span and allow children to develop the early literacy, communication and social skills needed to be ready to learn by the time they enter school.

Registration for storytimes at the Enfield Public Library will begin Monday, March 4th at 9:00 am in the Children’s Room and continue through the rest of the week.

“Time for Twos” will meet either 9:30 am on Tuesdays or 10:30 am on Thursdays. A caregiver must accompany each child. “Terrific Threes” will meet on Tuesdays at 10:30 am. “Fantastic Fours and Fives” will meet on Tuesdays at 1:30 pm. “Marvelous Threes & Fours” will meet on Thursdays at 9:30 am or Thursdays at 1:30 pm.  Storytimes begin March 18th and end on May 2nd.

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .