Upcoming Events & Programs
Note: Photographs and video taken during events may be used for library publicity.
Registration for May/June programs begins April 30.
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.
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.
Toy Chest Mondays
Mondays in April – June from 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.
Sing and Sign: Introduction to Baby Sign Language
Wednesday, May 23 at 10am
Start singing and signing today! Your baby has so much to say! Toddlers too! With just a few easy-to-learn ASL signs, you can start communicating with your pre-verbal baby or toddler. Is your toddler speaking already? Great! Signing has been proven to increase vocabulary, reading comprehension and cognitive skills. Please register in advance, space is limited. For children 18 months to 5 years old.
Cuentos y Canciones: Bilingual Storytime
Session 1: Thursday, May 24 at 4pm – Farm Animal Stories
Session 2: Tuesday, June 5 at 4pm – Garden Stories
Come listen to stories read in Spanish and English followed by a craft at the library! For children 4 years old up to 2nd grade.
¡Vengan oír cuentos leídos en español e inglés, seguido por una actividad divertida! Para niños de 4 años hasta 2o grado.
Family Game Night
Wednesday, May 30 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Spend the evening with your loved ones playing board games at the library!
Tots Night Out
Thursday, May 31 at 7pm
Enjoy a fun interactive hour with your young child! Visit the library and take part in fun and educational activities. Please register in advance, space is limited. For children 18 months to 5 years old.
[Ticketed Program] Painting Under the Sun
Tuesday, June 12 at 10am, Check in at 9:45am
Find a nice spot on the grass and get ready to paint during this messy outdoor art program! Come dressed to get messy! This program is weather permitting. Tickets are required to attend this program. Space is limited. For children from birth to 3 years old.
Father’s Day Craft
Wednesday, June 13 at 3:45pm
Bring your favorite grown-up to celebrate Father’s Day with a fun craft! Please register in advance. For children 1 year old up to 6th grade.
Tots Dance Party
Thursday, June 14 at 7pm
Get ready to sing, dance and play with your toddler or preschoolers! Play Hooray will be here to present a 45-minute interactive themed program designed to encourage cooperation, good manners and fun! Please register in advance, space is limited. For children 18 months to 5 years old.
Tuesday, June 19 at 4pm
Cradle of Aviation will be here to introduce us to robotics using Lego NXT Robotics Kits! Learn about the engineering design process through this hands-on approach. Please register in advance, space is limited. For children in 4th to 6th grade.
[Ticketed Program] Healthy Snacks
Wednesday, June 20 at 4pm
Learn how to make quick, healthy and tasty snacks that children can make themselves or with the help of an adult or older sibling! Tickets are required to attend this program. Space is limited. For children 5 years old to 10 years old.
Clay with Me: Creatures
Wednesday, June 20 & 27 at 6:00pm
Work independently to create a creature using air-dry clay and paint them the following week (6/27)! This is a two-part program, must attend both sessions. Please register in advance. Space is limited. For children in 3rd to 6th grade.
Thursday, June 21 at 4pm
Come join Miss Stephanie dressed in your finest for a royal storytime! For children 4 years old to 2nd grade.
Summer Reading Kickoff
Monday, June 25 at 7pm
Join us for our annual Summer Reading Kickoff! This year’s theme is “Libraries Rock”! We will be kicking off our busy summer with a magic show by Jester Jim. Come and check out this great show and sign up for Summer Reading! For children of all ages.
Giant Bubble Painting
Tuesday, June 26 at 4pm
Come mix a little science with art and loads of fun! Build bubble blowers and use them to create unique and colorful paintings. Please register in advance, space is limited. For children in Kindergarten to 6th grade.
Thursday, June 28 at 6:15pm
Celebrate the beginning of Summer Reading by rocking out with Miss Stephanie! For children 4 years old to 2nd grade.