The Scarsdale Public Library is located at 54 Olmsted Road, Scarsdale, NY, 10583. The Scarsdale Public Library was founded in 1928. It operates under a charter from the New York State Education Department and is governed by a seven member Board of Trustees. The Scarsdale Public Library is a member of the Westchester Library System, providing borrowers with access to extensive library resources throughout Westchester County.
The Scarsdale Public Library offers many services and programs for Adults, Teens, and Kids. Following is a summary of Children's Programs:
Young Critics Club
This popular program gives avid readers in grades 3 through 8 a chance to read books and get together once a month to discuss them.
Join us for videos suitable for all ages once a month at 4:00 p.m. Featuring many well-known and beloved characters such as Clifford and Caillou, and usually featuring a seasonal theme, these videos are a perfect mid-month break for everyone.
Mother Goose Time
Mother Goose Time is a program for babies from birth to age 2 ½ with an adult caregiver. This language enrichment program uses rhymes, songs and stories to stimulate listening, learning, speaking and reading skills.
PreWalkers and Walkers
The program for PreWalkers focuses on short tickles, bounces and lap riding rhymes and songs that baby and parent can use at home. The program for Walkers uses slightly longer songs that stimulate baby's imagination and invite baby and caregiver to use the whole body as they stretch high, jump and walk around together in a circle.
Preschool Story Times
Story Time is offered twice a week for children ages 3 to 5. No registration is required for this program that runs from September through May.
Toddler Time is a program of stories, music and movement for 2 ½ to 3 ½ with adult caregiver. This half-hour program requires registration and is offered twice a month from September through May.
The Kiddie Kabaret program uses puppets and songs, both traditional and original, to bring music and fun to toddlers ages 1 ½ to 3 ½ and their caregivers.
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