Welcome to the Children’s Department, a place for stories, imagination, play, and learning. In a fun and open environment, we offer a large selection of books, audiobooks, music, and movies for children from birth through sixth grade. It is our goal to provide resources which we hope will develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. Come and explore!
- Tween Cupcake Decorating Class
Tuesday, November 19, 3:45 p.m.
Open to children ages 9-12. Learn how to frost and decorate cupcakes with ShopRite’s Registered Dietician Courtney Huggins. Registration is required.
- Frozen Slime
Wednesday, November 20, 3:45 p.m.
Open to children in grades 1-3. Celebrate the release of the new Frozen movie with this Borax-free slime! Please be advised that children's skin may come into contact with glitter paint, liquid starch, clear glue, and glitter.
- Chess Club
Wednesday, December 11, 3:45 p.m.
For children and tweens in grades 1-6. Children and tweens will learn about this strategic board game and play against each other.
- Hot Chocolate Slime
Monday, December 16, 3:45 p.m.
For children in grades 1-3. Enjoy the delicious scent of hot chocolate with this winter-themed sensory slime. Registration is required.
- Cookie Decorating Class
Wednesday, December 18, 3:45 p.m. (for children ages 9-12)
Frost, sprinkle, and decorate cookies with ShopRite’s Registered Dietician, Courtney Huggins.
- Throughout the year, we offer three different age-related storytime sessions which are designed to enrich your child’s reading experience and set him or her on the path to lifelong learning. Click for more information.