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Goshen Public Library and Historical Society

Children's Programs
at Goshen Public Library

Jan. 26, Jan. 27, Jan. 28


Come into the library or any of the above dates; choose a lottery number and fill in a registration request form. Programs will be filled in order of lottery numbers. There is no advantage to coming in early. A valid Goshen Library card must be presented.

Preschool Programs

Toddletime (18-36 months)

A program for caregivers and tots to help introduce toddlers to the world of books through stories, fingerplays, and songs. There will be toys out for play and social time. We ask that other arrangements be made for younger and older siblings so that this is a special time for you and your toddler. 6 Weeks, Limit 12

Circletime (3 years)

This is a program for 3 year olds who have never attended our Preschool Story Hour. This is a chance for the preschoolder to be on his/her own without Mom or Dad! It will include stories, songs and fingerplays in a small group atmosphere. New 3 year olds must attend this program before attending Preschool Story Hour. 8 Weeks, Limit 12

Preschool Story Hour

A program of stories, games, songs, films, and crafts usually based on a theme. Choosing his/her own library books to read at home is also an integral part of the Story Hour experience. New 3 year olds must attend Circle Time first. 8 Weeks, Limit 18

School-age Programs


Afterschool Specials

And the Winner Is...! (Grades K-2)

Activities based on award-winning books. Vote on your own favorites.

Register Wednesday, Feb. 10, 4:00 (by phone)

Origami Storytelling (Grades 3-6)

Learn paperfolding techniques to tell stories.

Register Wednesday, Mar. 10, 4:00 (by phone)

Crafts and Special Events

Celebrate Chinese New Year (Grades 2 - 6)

Traveling Gourmet, Norma Change, will explain the customs and cook the foods associated with New Year celebration.

Register Tuesday, February 9, 4:00 (by phone)

Hop into Spring (Grades K-1)

Usher in Spring with an adorable, easy to make sock bunny.

Register Thursday, March 11, 4:00 (by phone)

Donuts and Discussion

This program is back by popular demand. Participants will read and discuss Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan.

Register Thursday, Feb. 4 in person. Bring library card to pick up book.

Registration Policies

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