• By Ruddiyette Yisak
  • Posted Monday, September 30, 2019

Sensory-Friendly Programs

FORSYTH COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY'S SENSORY-FRIENDLY NEWSLETTER

Forsyth County Public Library's Sensory-Friendly Newsletter is designed for families with children, teens and adults with sensory issues. The programs, books and community support groups will help families find programs and information geared toward this community.

To view our October issue, click here.

Please email Ruddiyette Yisak at yisakrs@forsyth.cc to subscribe to the Forsyth County Public Library's Sensory-Friendly Newsletter.

CHILDREN PROGRAMS:


Lewisville Branch Library

6490 Shallowford Rd., Lewisville, N.C. 27023 (336-703-2940)

  • Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.—Sensory-Friendly LEGO Hour.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 27 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.—Sensory-Friendly LEGO Hour.

Build with Legos in a sensory-friendly and supportive environment. Ages 5-11. Please register in advance by calling 336-703-2940 or going to this website.


Paddison Memorial Branch Library

248 Harmon Lane, Kernersville, N.C. 27284 (336-703-2930)

  • Friday, Oct. 4 at 4 p.m.—Sensory-Friendly Film Friday: Coco
  • Friday, Nov. 1 at 4 p.m.—Sensory-Friendly Film Friday: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Join us for a free film shown in a sensory-friendly environment.


Rural Hall Branch Library

7125 Broad St., Rural Hall, N.C. 27045 (336-703-2970)

  • Wednesday, Oct. 2 from 4-5 p.m.—Sensory-Friendly Freeplay

Children (ages 5-11) are welcome to play with sensory-friendly toys and activities in the Rural Hall Branch Library auditorium. A visual schedule will be provided for children and their caregivers. Please call 336-703-2970 for more information.

ADULT PROGRAMS:


Malloy/Jordan East Winston Heritage Center

1110 E. Seventh Street, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27101(336-703-2950)

  • Wednesday, Oct. 2 at 11 a.m.—Toilet Paper Pumpkins

Celebrate fall as we create cute pumpkins out of an unusual material - toilet paper.


Malloy/Jordan East Winston Heritage Center

1110 E. Seventh Street, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27101(336-703-2950)

  • Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 11 a.m.—Indian Corn Magnets

Fall is here and we are getting ready for Thanksgiving. Join us and create your own beautiful magnet that looks good enough to eat.


Malloy/Jordan East Winston Heritage Center

1110 E. Seventh Street, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27101(336-703-2950)

  • Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 11 a.m.—Pinecone Christmas Trees

Escape from the hustle and bustle of the season and enjoy a calming craft and atmosphere. We will create cute Christmas trees for you to decorate your home with.