Upcoming Children’s Events & Programs

Ongoing

Toy Chest Mondays
Mondays, 10:30am – 11:30am

Spend the morning playing with your toddler! We’ll bring out the toy chest. For children 6 months to 4 years old.

Circle Time and Toy Center
Fridays, 10:30 – 11:30

For children ages 6 months to 4 years of age. 15 minutes of songs, finger plays and stories, plus some play time for you to share with your child. Meet other parents and caregivers.  There will be no Circle Time November 29th or December 27th.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

This free program encourages you to read 1,000 books to your child before they enter kindergarten – a goal experts say children need to help them learn to read for themselves.  Read three picture books a night and you will finish the program within a year!  See a Children’s Librarian for more information.

100 Books Before 7th Grade

Finished with 1000 Books Before Kindergarten or looking to take on a new challenge? Join our new reading program for independent readers! For children in Kindergarten to 6th grade. See a Children’s librarian for more information.

Special Events

Registration for November/December programs begin October 28.  Call or stop in to the Children’s Library to register for events.

Photographs and video footage taken during programs may be used for library publicity.  Please tell library staff if you do not want a photo taken of you or your child.


Legos @ the Library
Saturday, December 7 at 10am

Come to the Children’s Library for a morning of Lego building.  Your creations will be put on display.  Please register in advance. For children up to 6th grade.


Cuentos y Canciones: Bilingual Storytime
Tuesday, December 10 at 6:15pm

Come listen to stories read in Spanish and English followed by a craft at the library! Geared towards children 4 years old to 2nd grade, but all are welcome to attend.

¡Vengan oír cuentos leídos en español e inglés, seguido por una actividad divertida! ¡Los libros son seleccionados para niños de 4 años hasta 2º grado, pero todos son bienvenidos!


Sensory Playtime
Wednesday, December 11 at 10am

Spend the morning playing and exploring with your little one. Please register in advance. Space is limited. For babies 6 months to 3 years old.


Family Gingerbread House
Thursday, December 12 at 6:30pm

Build your own gingerbread house using cookie cutouts, royal icing and lots of candy. One gingerbread house per family. Please register in advance, space is limited. For families with children up to 6th grade.


Tots Dance Party
Monday, December 16 at 7pm

Get ready to sing, dance and play with your child! Play Hooray will be here to encourage cooperation, good manners and fun! Please register in advance, space is limited. For children 18 months to 5 years old.


Drop-in Craft
Tuesday, December 17 from 5-7pm

Stop by the library to make a craft! While supplies last. For children up to 6th grade.


Mother Goose Playtime
Wednesday, December 18 at 10am

Celebrate traditional rhymes and songs using the parachute! Please register in advance, space is limited. For children 18 months to 4 years old


Clay with Me
Thursday, December 19 at 5:30-7:30pm

Work independently on your masterpiece, using air-dry clay. Please register in advance, space is limited. For children in Kindergarten to 6th grade.


STEAMpunks
Thursday, December 26 at 11am

Come learn with Ms. Stephanie about the magic of cabbage! For children in Kindergarten to 6th grade.


Noon Years Party
Friday, December 27 at 11:30am

5, 4, 3, 2, 1…Happy New Year! Come dressed in your best to celebrate an early New Year’s Eve at the library! For families with children up to 6th grade. Please register in advance.

 

 

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