Lamoille Family Center Play Groups
Monday: 9:30 to 11 a.m. Open-gym style “Movement” playgroup. River Arts, 74 Pleasant St., Morrisville.
Tuesday: 9 to 10:30 a.m. (In-pool time 9:30 to 10:15 a.m.) Aquatics playgroup. NVU-Johnson SHAPE pool, 337 College Hill Road, Johnson.
Thursday: 9:30 to 11 a.m. Traditional style playgroup. United Church of Johnson, 100 Lower Main St.
Friday: 9 to 11 a.m. Traditional style playgroup. Cambridge Elementary School, 186 School Road, Jeffersonville.
Free. Follows public preschool academic calendar. Children (birth to age 6) with parents, guardians or caregivers. Lamoille Family Center, 888-5229, lamoillefamilycenter.org.
Stowe Free Library
Monday: 10 to 11 a.m. Toddler Dance Party with Ms. Rachel.
Friday: 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. Up to age 5. Little Ones Storytime with Ms. Sally.
Saturday: 9 to 10 a.m. Up to age 7. Family Storytime with Ms. Molly.
Makerspace (Grade K-8)
Tuesday and Thursday: 3 to 4 p.m.
Questions/RSVP: 253-6145, Molly, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jessica Psaros, programs and systems Librarian. email@example.com, 90 Pond St.
Stowe Parks & Recreation
Programs: stowerec.org. Questions: 802-253-6138.
Helen Day Art Center
• Pre-K Art Play: First Thursday, 10 to 11 a.m. excluding school holidays. Age 1 to 4; with adult. $5. Creation stations; self-directed art activities.
• Teen Open Studio: Second and Fourth Fridays, 3 to 5 p.m., excluding school holidays. Some art supplies available. Grades 6 to 12.
90 Pond St. 253-8358, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Barre Opera House: No Strings Marionette Company, "Jack and the Beanstalk"
Jan. 26: 1 p.m. Interactive sing-along for children. British tale retold with all the magic and mischief marionettes can muster! $7.50. 6 N. Main St. 476-8188, barreoperahouse.org.
ECHO Leahy Center for Lake Champlain
Jan. 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration.
Jan. 22: Tracks in the Snow.
Jan. 29: Sink or Float!
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 1 College St. 802-864-1848, echovermont.org.
University of Vermont: VTeen 4-H Science Pathways Cafe
Jan. 24: Deadline for disability-related accommodation: Lauren Traister, 802-888-4972, extension 402; toll free 866-260-5603.
Feb. 5: Registration deadline. feb2020cafe.eventbrite.com.
Feb. 8: 5 to 7 p.m. Grades 7 to 12. Jarlath O'Neil-Dunne, director of the UVM Spatial Analysis Laboratory. Drones and environmental mapping. Free pizza and beverage. Mansfield Dining Room, Dudley Davis Center.
March 14: Chemistry.
April 11: Small satellite propulsion systems.
Burlington City Arts (BCA) Center: Family Art Saturday
Fourth Saturday: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Drop-in. Create original work inspired by BCA’s current exhibits.
135 Church Street. 865-5355.
Flynn Center for the Performing Arts: Free Family Saturdays
Feb. 8: Daniel Bernard Roumain.
April 11: Young Traditions Vermont. 10 to 11 a.m.
Free; pre-registration suggested. 153 Main St. 802-86-FLYNN, flynntix.org.
Patrick Rossin Concert: Kowal Family Bluegrass Band
Jan. 19: 4 to 6 p.m.
Craftsbury Public Library
Tuesday and Friday: 10 a.m. Story Time, infant to age 6.
Friday: 3 to 4:30 p.m. Lego Club, age 4-12.
Greensboro Free Library: Guest Reader Program
First Saturday of the month: 10 to 11 a.m. Bring a favorite picture book to be read by the guest reader. Attendees receive a small gift from the library.
To be a guest reader, call the library: 533-2531. 53 E. Craftsbury Road.
Jeudevine Memorial Library
Tuesdays: 3 to 5 p.m. LEGO Club. Weekly build challenges. Young children with adult. Donations of LEGO pieces welcome.
First and third Wednesday: 2:30 to 4 p.m. Chess Club with Paul Fixx. Age 11+, or younger with parent.
Thursdays: 3 to 4 p.m. Audrey Grant helps young knitters; drop-in.
93 Main St. Diane Grenkow, 472-5948, jeudevinememoriallibrary.org.
Morristown Centennial Library
Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m. Preschool Story Time. Age 2-5. "Polar Bears and Penguins, Soup... and more."
Second Wednesday: 3 p.m. Anime and Manga Club. Age 12 to 18.
Jan. 16: 4 p.m. Friends of the Library meeting. All Ages.
Jan. 18: 11 a.m. Victorian Books and Tea. Age 12 to 18.
Jan. 20: 6 p.m. BYOBook Club and Dessert. All ages.
Jan. 27: 6 p.m. Vermont Reads 2019-2020 Book Club, John Lewis, "March: Book One." Age 10-plus.
Jan. 29: 3 p.m. Teen Advisory Board. Age 12 to 18.
River Arts Youth Drop-In Program
Feb. 4 (first Tuesday): 9 to 9:50 a.m.
Kinder Arts. 74 Pleasant St. 888-1261, email@example.com.
Governor’s Institutes of Vermont: Winter Weekend Events
Feb. 8 to 10 and Feb. 22 to 24, Friday evening to Sunday afternoon. For enrolled students. Goddard College.
Warren Public Library — Magic: The Gathering Club
First and third Sunday to June: 2 to 4:30 p.m. Age 9 and up. Join other fans of the fantasy card game; bring cards or use library’s cards. Recommended for ages 9+.
413 Main St. Amanda Gates, 802-496-3913, warrenlibrary.com.
The Children’s Room: Free Playgroups (up to age 6)
Mondays: 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Preschool story time and games. Age 2 to 5.
Fridays: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Picnic Playgroups. On big picnic blanket. Location posted at sign-in station in main office. Healthy snack provided. Dress to play outside.
Thatcher Brook Primary School, 47 Stowe St. 583-8021, childrensroomonline.org.
Waterbury Public Library
Mondays, Jan.13, 20, 27: 10:15 a.m. Babies and Toddlers, newborn to 36 months. Rhymes, songs, stories, lap games.
Thursdays, Jan. 23, 30: 11:30 a.m. (new time). Preschool story time, age 3 to 6. Picture books, music, crafts.
Preschool Story Time
Jan. 16: 11:30 a.m. AB2: Books Come to Life with Music and Dance.
Children’s Programs (age 6 to 11)
Jan. 21: Optical Illusion Toy: Decotropes.
Jan. 22: Magnetic Science.
Jan. 29: Creating with littleBits®.
28 N. Main St. Space limited;
pre-register: 244-7036, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Waterbury Winterfest 2020: Musical Munchkins: "Jungle Beat"
Jan. 25: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Free interactive musical program; singing, movement, stories, puppets, instrumental play for toddlers, preschoolers, kindergartners, and their families. Green Mountain Performing Arts, 37 Commercial Drive. email@example.com.