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  1. Toddler Time

    February 27 @ 10:00 am
    February 27, 2017  |  10:00 am - 10:00 am
    South Beach Library
    Enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
  2. Toddler Time

    February 27 @ 10:30 am
    February 27, 2017  |  10:30 am - 10:30 am
    Huguenot Library
    *​Pre-registration ​is ​required
  3. Krazy Kidz

    February 27 @ 11:30 am
    February 27, 2017  |  11:30 am - 11:30 am
    West New Brighton Library
    Join us for singing, dancing, coloring and stories. Meet other kids and their caregivers!
  4. Tots Time

    February 27 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
    February 27, 2017  |  12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
    Ocean Breeze Park
    Join us for a Tots Time, a brand new class beginning in the fall! Parent must accompany child throughout the program. Children will participate in games, arts and crafts, and motion activities. With various instructors Age restrictions are strictly enforced.
  5. Matinee Monday

    February 27 @ 1:00 pm
    February 27, 2017  |  1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    South Beach Library
  6. Homework Help

    February 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    February 27, 2017  |  3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Port Richmond Library
    Library staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide study assistance for children.
  7. Children’s Craft

    February 27 @ 3:30 pm
    February 27, 2017  |  3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    South Beach Library
  8. LEGO Club

    February 27 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    February 27, 2017  |  3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    St. George Library
    Enjoying building with LEGOs? Rough day at school? Finished your homework? Want to chill out? Then, join us at LEGO club! Get ready to use your imagination as we use LEGO® bricks and pieces to build buildings, cars, robots, and
  9. Kids’ Homework Help

    February 27 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    February 27, 2017  |  3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    St. George Library
    Are you having trouble completing your homework? Don’t understand those pesky math problems? Struggling with your reading or writing? We are here to help! Children will helped on a first come, first served basis.
  10. Crafternoon

    February 27 @ 3:30 pm
    February 27, 2017  |  3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    West New Brighton Library
    Come in every week for a fun and seasonal craft!
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The Transition from Early Intervention to Preschool Special Education

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Early Intervention (EI) services are made available through the NYS Department of Health for infants and toddlers up to the age of three years old. At three, a child may no longer need services or may transition to the Committee

Time to Tango with the Tooth Fairy? 

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It seems like just days ago when I waited patiently for my son’s first little biters to erupt in his infant mouth. Those days somehow melted magically into years and before I knew it, I could hear the Tooth Fairy