Children’s Programs

Annual Poetry Contest for Children and Young Adults

Annual Poetry Contest for Children and Young Adults

Wednesday, March 27 - April 30

All Day

Deadline: April 30th at 5:00 pm
For ages 6 – 18

Celebrate National Poetry Month! Showcase your creativity through Poetry!

Poems will be judged and prizes will be awarded in several different age groups.

Pick up an entry form from the Library or download the entry form our website.

Entry Form

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2024

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2024

Wednesday, April 17

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays 9:30- 10:00 AM
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: February 28 & March 6, 13, 20, 27
Session 2: April 10, 17, 24 & May 1, 8

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Both Session 1 and Session 2 are full.  To be added to the waitlist, please email Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

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Musical Mother Goose Winter 2024

Musical Mother Goose Winter 2024

Wednesday, April 17

10:15 am

Wednesdays 10:15 AM
Babies ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: February 28 & March 6, 13, 20, 27
Session 2: April 10, 17, 24 & May 1, 8

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

Both Session 1 and Session 2 are full.  To be added to the waitlist, please email Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, April 18

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Three Little Pigs

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Storytime at Rochambeau Farm

Storytime at Rochambeau Farm

Saturday, April 20

11:00 am

Saturdays: April 20, May 18, June 8
11am
Family Event

Rochambeau Farm
214 W Patent Rd, Mt Kisco, NY 10549
rochambeaufarmny.com

Join us for storytime with Mrs. Crummy at Rochambeau Farm

  • Pizza is available for purchase
  • Bring a blanket
  • No registration required – space is limited
  • In case of inclement weather, check the Library website for rain date information

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2024

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2024

Wednesday, April 24

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays 9:30- 10:00 AM
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: February 28 & March 6, 13, 20, 27
Session 2: April 10, 17, 24 & May 1, 8

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Both Session 1 and Session 2 are full.  To be added to the waitlist, please email Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

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Musical Mother Goose Winter 2024

Musical Mother Goose Winter 2024

Wednesday, April 24

10:15 am

Wednesdays 10:15 AM
Babies ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: February 28 & March 6, 13, 20, 27
Session 2: April 10, 17, 24 & May 1, 8

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

Both Session 1 and Session 2 are full.  To be added to the waitlist, please email Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, April 25

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Piles of Puppies

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Create With Christa: Gnome Garden

Create With Christa: Gnome Garden

Thursday, April 25

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades K – 2

We will use garden supplies to make a cozy home for a visiting gnome.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2024

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2024

Wednesday, May 1

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays 9:30- 10:00 AM
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: February 28 & March 6, 13, 20, 27
Session 2: April 10, 17, 24 & May 1, 8

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Both Session 1 and Session 2 are full.  To be added to the waitlist, please email Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

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Musical Mother Goose Winter 2024

Musical Mother Goose Winter 2024

Wednesday, May 1

10:15 am

Wednesdays 10:15 AM
Babies ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: February 28 & March 6, 13, 20, 27
Session 2: April 10, 17, 24 & May 1, 8

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

Both Session 1 and Session 2 are full.  To be added to the waitlist, please email Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, May 2

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Pirate Party

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Create With Christa: Potato Pets

Create With Christa: Potato Pets

Thursday, May 2

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades 3 – 5

Come make a pet of your own to take home and enjoy.

Registration is required. Please register on our website.

Register Here

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Tuesday Drop-In Preschool Crafts

Tuesday Drop-In Preschool Crafts

Tuesday, May 7

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Tuesdays, 3:30 – 5:00pm
Ages 3 -5 , Family

April 16: Cupcake Flowers
May 7: Butterfly hands for Mother’s Day

Once a month on Tuesdays this Spring we will supply materials and directions for preschoolers and caregivers to make a craft together.

No Registration required, supplies on a first come basis.

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2024

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Winter 2024

Wednesday, May 8

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Wednesdays 9:30- 10:00 AM
Babies ages 4 – 12 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: February 28 & March 6, 13, 20, 27
Session 2: April 10, 17, 24 & May 1, 8

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

As space is limited, please only register for one session.

Both Session 1 and Session 2 are full.  To be added to the waitlist, please email Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

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Musical Mother Goose Winter 2024

Musical Mother Goose Winter 2024

Wednesday, May 8

10:15 am

Wednesdays 10:15 AM
Babies ages 12 – 30 months accompanied by an adult

Session 1: February 28 & March 6, 13, 20, 27
Session 2: April 10, 17, 24 & May 1, 8

With Angeline of Musical Munchkins

Both Session 1 and Session 2 are full.  To be added to the waitlist, please email Children’s Librarian Kelly Crummy at kcrummy@bedfordfreelibrary.org.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, May 9

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Marvelous Mommy

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Create With Christa: Mother's Day Craft

Create With Christa: Mother’s Day Craft

Thursday, May 9

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades K – 2

We will celebrate moms by making picture frames and cards.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Tales on the Trails

Tales on the Trails

Tuesday, May 14

10:30 am

Tuesday, May 14 & Tuesday, June 11
10:30 AM
Family event for children ages 2 and older

Bedford Free Library and the BRLA are partnering to bring you a short kid-friendly trail hike + storytime in the woods with Kelly Crummy.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, May 16

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Giraffes Can’t Dance

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Create With Christa: Money Matters

Create With Christa: Money Matters

Thursday, May 16

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Grades 3 – 5

We will be talking money and testing various liquids to see which will clean our pennies best!

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Storytime at Rochambeau Farm

Storytime at Rochambeau Farm

Saturday, May 18

11:00 am

Saturdays: April 20, May 18, June 8
11am
Family Event

Rochambeau Farm
214 W Patent Rd, Mt Kisco, NY 10549
rochambeaufarmny.com

Join us for storytime with Mrs. Crummy at Rochambeau Farm

  • Pizza is available for purchase
  • Bring a blanket
  • No registration required – space is limited
  • In case of inclement weather, check the Library website for rain date information

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, May 23

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Little Ladybug

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, May 30

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Dragon Tales

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, June 6

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Coming Soon

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Storytime at Rochambeau Farm

Storytime at Rochambeau Farm

Saturday, June 8

11:00 am

Saturdays: April 20, May 18, June 8
11am
Family Event

Rochambeau Farm
214 W Patent Rd, Mt Kisco, NY 10549
rochambeaufarmny.com

Join us for storytime with Mrs. Crummy at Rochambeau Farm

  • Pizza is available for purchase
  • Bring a blanket
  • No registration required – space is limited
  • In case of inclement weather, check the Library website for rain date information

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Tales on the Trails

Tales on the Trails

Tuesday, June 11

10:30 am

Tuesday, June 11
10:30 AM
Family event for children ages 2 and older

Bedford Free Library and the BRLA are partnering to bring you a short kid-friendly trail hike + storytime in the woods with Kelly Crummy.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, June 13

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Coming Soon

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, June 20

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Coming Soon

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Thursday, June 27

11:15 am

This Week’s Theme: Coming Soon

Join us for weekly Storytime in the Library with Mrs. Crummy.

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Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Monday, August 5

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 5 – 8

10am-noon

Entering Grades 4 and up
Must commit to all 4 sessions. No exceptions!

This is for beginner sewers!

Learn the basics of sewing with two library staffers who have been sewing their whole lives! A true hands on class, participants will learn the fundamentals of sewing and have their own sewing machine to practice new skills.

This program is underwritten by Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Tuesday, August 6

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 5 – 8

10am-noon

Entering Grades 4 and up
Must commit to all 4 sessions. No exceptions!

This is for beginner sewers!

Learn the basics of sewing with two library staffers who have been sewing their whole lives! A true hands on class, participants will learn the fundamentals of sewing and have their own sewing machine to practice new skills.

This program is underwritten by Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Wednesday, August 7

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 5 – 8

10am-noon

Entering Grades 4 and up
Must commit to all 4 sessions. No exceptions!

This is for beginner sewers!

Learn the basics of sewing with two library staffers who have been sewing their whole lives! A true hands on class, participants will learn the fundamentals of sewing and have their own sewing machine to practice new skills.

This program is underwritten by Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Sew Much Fun Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Thursday, August 8

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 5 – 8

10am-noon

Entering Grades 4 and up
Must commit to all 4 sessions. No exceptions!

This is for beginner sewers!

Learn the basics of sewing with two library staffers who have been sewing their whole lives! A true hands on class, participants will learn the fundamentals of sewing and have their own sewing machine to practice new skills.

This program is underwritten by Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Monday, August 12

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
10:00 – Noon
Grades 2 – 5

Broadway in Bedford Presents “Look What We Can Do!”
We will practice songs and rehearse lines for 3 1/2 days and perform for friends and family on the last day. 

  • Every child gets a role
  • Design your own costumes

Final show Thursday August 15 @ 11:30 am

Thank you to Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club for sponsoring this program.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Monday, August 12

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
1:00-2:00 PM
Entering Grades 1 -3

This is a 4 day mini camp for beginning chess players only. You can come to one or all sessions.

Registration is required.  Please register online.

Register Here

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Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Tuesday, August 13

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
10:00 – Noon
Grades 2 – 5

Broadway in Bedford Presents “Look What We Can Do!”
We will practice songs and rehearse lines for 3 1/2 days and perform for friends and family on the last day. 

  • Every child gets a role
  • Design your own costumes

Final show Thursday August 15 @ 11:30 am

Thank you to Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club for sponsoring this program.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Tuesday, August 13

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
1:00-2:00 PM
Entering Grades 1 -3

This is a 4 day mini camp for beginning chess players only. You can come to one or all sessions.

Registration is required.  Please register online.

Register Here

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Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Wednesday, August 14

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
10:00 – Noon
Grades 2 – 5

Broadway in Bedford Presents “Look What We Can Do!”
We will practice songs and rehearse lines for 3 1/2 days and perform for friends and family on the last day. 

  • Every child gets a role
  • Design your own costumes

Final show Thursday August 15 @ 11:30 am

Thank you to Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club for sponsoring this program.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Wednesday, August 14

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
1:00-2:00 PM
Entering Grades 1 -3

This is a 4 day mini camp for beginning chess players only. You can come to one or all sessions.

Registration is required.  Please register online.

Register Here

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Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Broadway in Bedford Mini-Camp, Summer 2024

Thursday, August 15

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
10:00 – Noon
Grades 2 – 5

Broadway in Bedford Presents “Look What We Can Do!”
We will practice songs and rehearse lines for 3 1/2 days and perform for friends and family on the last day. 

  • Every child gets a role
  • Design your own costumes

Final show Thursday August 15 @ 11:30 am

Thank you to Bedford Village Chowder and Marching Club for sponsoring this program.

Registration is required. Please register online.

Register Here

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Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Chess Mini-Camp with Addy, Summer 2024

Thursday, August 15

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
August 12 – 15
1:00-2:00 PM
Entering Grades 1 -3

This is a 4 day mini camp for beginning chess players only. You can come to one or all sessions.

Registration is required.  Please register online.

Register Here

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