May Events for Younger Kids

Some great regular events for younger children take place all month long. See below for times and access. Note: All youth-focused virtual programs require a registered Zoom account. Creating an account is free and easy at

Grab & Go: Kits
Grab&Go: Kits are fun and educational activities to do at home. Kits are available in a variety of age ranges throughout the month, including AtoZ and special themed PreK level Kits. Dates that new Kits are available for pickup can be found on our online calendar.
Trove Storytimes
Ages 2-6, families

Tuesdays, 11:00 a.m.May 4, May 11, May 18
Thursday, 11:00 a.m.May 6
Storytime with Trove Librarians – books, songs and fun!
Storybook Dancing with Steffi Nossen School of Dance
Ages 2-6, families
Thursday, 11:00 a.m.May 13
A creative, movement-filled program for young ones to hear stories and then dance them to life!
Bilingual Music Time
PreK-Grade 2, families
Friday, 11:00 a.m.May 14
Nancy Hershatter presents a fun-filled musical bilingual program.
TaleWise presents:
Dragons: Return of the Ice Sorceress
Grades K-8
Thursday, 3:30 p.m.May 18
A long time ago, in a faraway world, two brave villagers go on a daring journey to save the kingdom from the evil Ice Sorceress. When things don’t go as planned, however, they need to look to themselves (and to science!) for the answer. Don’t miss this fun fantasy adventure exploring the science of dry ice!
Turtle Dance Music presents:
Swing into Spring! A Virtual Music, Bubble and Comedy Show!
Children, families, all ages welcome!
Thursday, 11:00 a.m.May 20
“It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing!” The Music, Bubble And Comedy Show: Swing Into Spring! engages children with comedy, swing music, jazz music, songs, poems, bubbles, music technology and children's stories which foster literacy, storytelling and a lifelong love of your local library! The show is crafted to be inclusive for all children, including children on the Autism Spectrum, and a great time for parents and caregivers! Each song in the show is accompanied by hands-on, visual, and sensory experiences designed to help kids learn and have fun at the same time. More information.
Rock out with Spencer!
Ages 2-6, families
Friday, 11:00 a.m.May 21
Spencer will get you dancing, moving, laughing, clapping, stomping and rocking out!
Move & Groove with Miss Jolie
Ages 1-6, families
Tuesday, 11:00 a.m.May 25
Miss Jolie‘s Move & Groove program infuses learning and movement with music, stories, and lots of silliness! She brings a twist to classic children's music in addition to engaging children with original interactive songs. Singing, dancing, clapping, snapping, and stomping are highly encouraged! Miss Jolie performs with her ukulele along with other musical instruments and props for the children.

Many of these programs are supported by the White Plains Library Foundation.

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