Category Archives: Storytimes

Holiday Storytime Schedule!

Their will be no Story Times with Miss Karen December 23rd, 2013 – January 3, 2014. The normal story time schedule will resume Monday, January 6, 2014!

Have a very happy holidays!


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Gingerbread Story Times & Activities!

For Ages 3-6
Gingerbread Story Time
11:00am – 12:00pm
Storytime Room
Join us for a full hour of fun with Gingerbread stories, music, and movement activites.  Then roll up your sleeves and decorate your own giant gingerbread man to take home.
Registration is Required
Visit and click on the Events Calendar or simply click on the link below to register!
For Ages 7+
 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Storytime Room
Join Ms. Kori for an exciting afternoon building your very own Gingerbread house. All materials will be supplied.
Registration is Required
Visit and click on the Events Calendar or simply click on the link below to register!

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Polar Express Movie Experience!

For All Ages
Saturday, November 30th
Story Time – 1:00pm – 2:00pm in the Storytime room
Movie – 2:00pm – 3:30pm in the Community Room
Join us for a full hour of fun with the Polar Express. Don your conductor hats and climb aboard for lots of great music & movement activities, then enjoy cookies and hot cocoa as you listen to a reading of the popular story by Chris Van Allsburg.  Next, come up to the Community Room and watch the movie on the big screen.
Polar Express

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2nd Annual Halloween Extravaganza

Join us on Saturday October 26 for the Manlius Public Library’s 2nd Annual Halloween Extravaganza!

Starting at 10:30am join Ms. Kori for a Not So Scary Storytime (for ages 3-5) followed by a Halloween Craft in the Storytime room. Wear your costumes and trick-or-treat through the library!

From 2pm-4pm come dressed in your Halloween Best and join us for lots of fun and games. Test your skills at various game stations while you enjoy cider and donuts and complete your own Halloween Craft.

Activites geared toward children in grades 1-4
Siblings welcome!

For more information please click on the links below:

Not-So-Scary Storytime:

Halloween Carnival:

We hope to see you there!

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Manlius Fire Department Special Children’s Event

Thank you for all who participated Tuesday night and Thursday morning in the Manlius Fire Department’s Special Children’s Event! We hope you had as much fun as we did!

Don’t forget to join the Manlius Fire Department on Friday and Saturday as they celebrate their 200th BIRTHDAY! 

We did take pictures at both events. You can view those picture, download them, or order prints through Shutterfly by visiting the link below. Please copy and paste the link or type it into your browser, clicking on the link will not take you to the website.

Thank you again!


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Story Time Schedule Changes

Just a reminder: some Story Times will be ending earlier than others!

Toddler Story Times will end on Tuesday, August 27

Infant Story Times will end on Wednesday, August 28

Evening Story Times will end on Tuesday, August 27

Preschool Story Times will end on Thursday, August 15

There will be NO STORY TIMES! Thursday August 29 – Friday September 6, 2013

The Fall Story Time Schedule will begin on Monday, September 9. Look under the Story Time tab for more information on the Fall Schedule.

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Welcome to Kindergarten with Miss Karen

Join Miss Karen for a special story time for this fall’s Kindergarteners dealing with questions and concerns about going to school.

Registration is requested for this event. Please select one date only please!

You can click on the link below to go to the August Event Calendar, or visit and click on Event Calendar. Select the date you would like to attend, click on the hand holding the pen, and enter your CHILD’S information into the boxes.

The dates available are:

Friday August 16 10:15am

Wednesday August 21 10:15am

Thursday August 22 10:15am

Friday August 23 10:15am

We hope to see you there!

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