Play Dates

Earthfest 2019 12:15 p.m. Show Time for Al deCant and Friends

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McCook Point Park Niantic, CT , Columbus Ave. , Niantic, CT 06357

Earthfest 2019 is a day long festival held at the waterfront McCook Point Park, which overlooks the Niantic Bay. The event features music, family fun and interactive environmental activities for kids of all ages. Live animals with the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center, hands on activities with the Children's Museum of Southeastern CT and many more! Free admission & food trucks!

Mostly Mother Goose Meets Music for Little Superstars

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SoNo Branch Library, 10 Washington St., Norwalk, CT 06854

This ongoing story time consists of mostly Mother Goose rhymes with some classic and modern tales. Props are often used to help children visualize the rhymes. This is a drop-in-program. No registration is required for individuals. Groups please call 203.899.2790 ext. 15903 for more information or to register.

Bouncy, Bouncy Babies Weekly Story Time Birth - 23 Months old

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SoNo Branch Library, 10 Washington St., Norwalk, CT 06854

This ongoing story time is filled with stories, music, and activities to get babies bouncing to books. This is a drop-in program. Registration is not required for individuals. Groups please call 203.899.2790 ext. 15903 for more information or to register.

Interactive Music, Movement, and Literacy for Early Education Pre-Literacy Skills

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Connecticut Children's Museum, 22 Wall Street, New Haven, CT 06511

To attend the workshop, please contact the Museum. Creating Kids Connecticut Children's Museum 22 Wall Street New Haven, CT 06511 (203) 562-5437 phone (203) 787-9414 fax www.connecticutchildrensmuseum.org

Al deCant’s interactive workshop is fast paced and filled with tons of music, stories, and strategies that teachers, librarians, and parents can immediately use with their children. No musical expertise necessary! Teachers will learn how to use music, movement, and props to aid in early literacy, teaching, and classroom management. The workshop will explore the elements that have made books like The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Pete the Cat so popular with teachers and children. Participants will leave with access to songs and activities designed to teach across the curriculum.

Mostly Mother goose meets Music for Little Superstars

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SoNo Branch Library, 10 Washington St., Norwalk, CT 06854

This ongoing story time consists of mostly Mother Goose rhymes with some classic and modern tales. Props are often used to help children visualize the rhymes. This is a drop-in-program. No registration is required for individuals. Groups please call 203.899.2790 ext. 15903 for more information or to register.

Mostly Mother Goose Meets Music for Little Superstars

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SoNo Branch Library, 10 Washington St., Norwalk, CT 06854

This ongoing story time consists of mostly Mother Goose rhymes with some classic and modern tales. Props are often used to help children visualize the rhymes. This is a drop-in-program. No registration is required for individuals. Groups please call 203.899.2790 ext. 15903 for more information or to register.

Bouncy, Bouncy Babies Weekly Story Time Birth - 23 Months old

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SoNo Branch Library, 10 Washington St., Norwalk, CT 06854

This ongoing story time is filled with stories, music, and activities to get babies bouncing to books. This is a drop-in program. Registration is not required for individuals. Groups please call 203.899.2790 ext. 15903 for more information or to register.

Reading Rocks with my friends Jill Kubeck and Pete the Cat! Showtime begins at 1:00 P.M.

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Ansonia Public Library, 53 South Cliff Street, Ansonia, CT 06401

Students and families in Ansonia are invited to attend the second annual Summer Reading Block Party, which will be held outside of the Ansonia Library on Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The rain date is June 8 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is free of charge. This event will feature live entertainment, a picnic lunch, and raffles. A backpack, water bottle and summer reading books will be available for Ansonia students. Local organizations which provide services to Ansonia will be on hand to distribute free information. The Ansonia Library is co-sponsoring the Block Party with the school district. Funding for this event is being provided by the State of Connecticut through grants awarded to Ansonia Public Schools.

Orange Strawberr Festival - Interactive Family Concert

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High Plains Community Center, Orange Center Road, Orange, Connecticut 06477

I'll be joined by Jill Kubeck and guitarist Jim Olden. The Festival offers crafters and fine arts, live entertainment, children's games, face painting and hayrides, and TONS of food! Pulled pork, hamburgers, hot dogs, sausage and peppers, and of course, strawberry sundaes, chocolate covered strawberries, and luscious strawberry shortcake!

Interactive Outdoor Family Concert with Al deCant & Jill Kubeck

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Twin Brook Park, Brook Street, Trumbull, CT

This Interactive Family Outdoor Concert is suitable for children of all ages. Pack up the kids, a blanket, and a picnic lunch for a fun afternoon of jumping, dancing, marching, and singing!

OUT OF THIS WORLD Interactive Family Concert

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North Haven Public Library, 17 Elm St., North Haven, CT 06473

Put on your white shoes, your groovy sunglasses and join Al deCant, Jill Kubeck, along with Pete The Cat for an Interactive Musical Program celebrating the Summer Reading Theme... Universe of Stories! With their dynamic and highly interactive program, Al and Jill will bring life to Pete the Cat Out of this World by James Dean and Papa Please Bring Me the Moon by Eric Carle with interactive songs that children and their families will be singing long after the show has ended.