KIDS AT THE HUNT LIBRARY

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Children’s Books
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Children’s Movies
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Children’s Audio Books

The children’s section at the David M. Hunt Library holds more than 6,500 books, 250 movies and 60 audio books for children ages birth to 13. New items are added to the collection every month. With toys, games and puzzles for all ages the children’s room is a great place to visit.

You can join Rita for virtual story time anytime on Rita’s YouTube channel.

PROGRAMS

We promote early literacy with our twice weekly Story Time programs. Children’s librarian Rita Delgado runs an interactive story time for children ages birth to five on Tuesday  and Thursday mornings at 10:30 am which includes stories and songs. Currently this programs takes place outside on the library lawn. Participants are encouraged to bring chairs or blankets to sit on and a snack.

Children ages 5 and up  may sign up for the Hunt’s popular summer reading program. Kids receive points for every twenty minutes they read and can redeem their points for prizes. During the months of July and August the Hunt offers numerous programs for kids of all ages, ranging from 4-H programs to music to bread making to fields trips to Great Mountain Forest. Details of summer programming can be found on our calendar or by following the link below.  Sign up for programs at the library, by phone (860) 824-7424 or by emailing Rita rdelgado@salisburyschool.org

Summer Programs 2022

Circus Day was such a success last year we’re bringing it back this year! Bigger, better and as a fundraiser for the library! Join us Saturday, July 16th from 2- 4 pm (rain date July 17th) on the library lawn. We’ll have face painting, stilt walkers, games, slip and slide, cotton candy, popcorn, balloon animals and more! Tickets are $5 per person or $20 per family (up to 6 people) and can be purchased in person at the library or by clicking the button below:


Circus Day



UPCOMING CHILDREN’S EVENTS

Story Time with Rita

December 13 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Story Time with Rita

December 15 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Drop in ornament making

December 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Story Time with Rita

December 20 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

This summer we’re offering access to Page Turner Adventures, children’s entertainment for the virtual (and real) world that captures young minds and hearts (in a fun way, not a zombie overlord way).  Join Storyologists, Page Turner and Kenny as they jump into the Once Upon a Time Machine in search of stories and adventure. Along the way, you’ll participate in awesome shows, create fun crafts, make delicious recipes, and meet some amazing guests. It’s going to be a WILD SUMMER filled with lots of laughs, wonder, imagination, creativity, and, of course, .BOOKS. Because… WHEN YOU READ, EVERY DAY IS AN ADVENTURE!

For more information on how to access this great virtual summer program, email rdelgado@salisburyschool.org

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