Events and Activities

Click Here for a printable PDF of our September Kids Activities!

Saturday, September 14 from 11 am – 1 pm: Drop-in Activities

Various activities will be set up in the children’s section – activities may include art projects, sensory activities, experiments, building activities, and more!  Designed for ages 4 and up, but open to everyone with adult supervision.

Saturday, September 21 from 1 – 3 pm: Legos at the Library

Come build with our Lego collection! We have giant bins full of Legos for older kids, and Duplos available for younger kids upon request!

 

Preschool Storytime: Wednesdays at 10:15 am

At each themed Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 45-60 minutes and is for preschool children ages 3-5. Often followed by an art project!

Baby & Me: Thursdays at 10 am

Baby & Me gives your child the opportunity to hear lots of language and music while you spend time bonding together! We sing songs, participate in action rhymes, and share a board book! Program lasts about 15 -20 minutes, and is for babies ages birth up to 23 months.

Music & Rhyme Time: Thursdays at 10:30 am

At each Music & Rhyme Time we sing songs, dance and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and read one short story. Each lively and fun session lasts about 20-30 minutes. Designed for two-year-old children and their grownup!

Click Here for a printable PDF of our October kids activities!

Wednesday, October 2 at 5 pm: Tween Reads

We meet once a month to discuss great books and eat pizza!  Open to grades 6 & 7, Tween Reads is facilitated by Mariah & Cyndi!  Registration is required so we know how much pizza to buy!

Tuesday, October 15 at 5 pm: Young Critics

Young Critics is an ongoing book discussion group for kids in grades 4 and 5. We meet every month from October to May at the library for great books, great conversation and a pizza dinner! Must be registered to attend!

Saturday, October 19 from 11 am – 1 pm: Drop-in Activities

Various activities will be set up in the children’s section – activities may include art projects, sensory activities, experiments, building activities, and more!  Designed for ages 4 and up, but open to everyone with adult supervision.

Saturday, October 19 from 1 – 3 pm: Legos at the Library

Come build with our Lego collection! We have giant bins full of Legos for older kids, and Duplos available for younger kids upon request!

Preschool Storytime: Wednesdays at 10:15 am

At each themed Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 45-60 minutes and is for preschool children ages 3-5. Often followed by an art project!

Baby & Me: Thursdays at 10 am

Baby & Me gives your child the opportunity to hear lots of language and music while you spend time bonding together! We sing songs, participate in action rhymes, and share a board book! Program lasts about 15 -20 minutes, and is for babies ages birth up to 23 months.

Music & Rhyme Time: Thursdays at 10:30 am

At each Music & Rhyme Time we sing songs, dance and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and read one short story. Each lively and fun session lasts about 20-30 minutes. Designed for two-year-old children and their grownup!

 

Wednesday, November 6 at 5 pm: Tween Reads

We meet once a month to discuss great books and eat pizza!  Open to grades 6 & 7, Tween Reads is facilitated by Mariah & Cyndi!  Registration is required so we know how much pizza to buy!

Fridays, November 8, 15 & 22 and December 6 & 13: Parent/Child Workshop

Join children’s librarian Mariah Sewall and community professionals from local agencies for a fun and interactive playtime in a room full of toys!  The four-week Parent/Child Workshop brings together children ages birth-5 and caregivers in a playful and interactive setting.  During the workshop, caregivers and children spend quality time together playing and participating in art or sensory exploration.  Professionals from local agencies will be on hand to informally chat about topics such as nutrition, play, child development, fitness, behavior, speech, and hearing.  The program emphasizes and supports the role of parents as first teachers, facilitates early intervention, and promotes healthy child development and literacy through modeling and referrals to community resources (plus it’s really fun!!) Ages birth – 5. Registration required.

Saturday, November 16 from 11 am – 1 pm: Drop-in Activities

Various activities will be set up in the children’s section – activities may include art projects, sensory activities, experiments, building activities, and more!  Designed for ages 4 and up, but open to everyone with adult supervision.

Saturday, November 16 from 1 – 3 pm: Legos at the Library

Come build with our Lego collection! We have giant bins full of Legos for older kids, and Duplos available for younger kids upon request!

Tuesday, November 19 at 5 pm: Young Critics

Young Critics is an ongoing book discussion group for kids in grades 4 and 5. We meet every month from October to May at the library for great books, great conversation and a pizza dinner! Must be registered to attend!

 

Preschool Storytime: Wednesdays at 10:15 am

At each themed Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 45-60 minutes and is for preschool children ages 3-5. Often followed by an art project!

Baby & Me: Thursdays at 10 am

Baby & Me gives your child the opportunity to hear lots of language and music while you spend time bonding together! We sing songs, participate in action rhymes, and share a board book! Program lasts about 15 -20 minutes, and is for babies ages birth up to 23 months.

Music & Rhyme Time: Thursdays at 10:30 am

At each Music & Rhyme Time we sing songs, dance and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and read one short story. Each lively and fun session lasts about 20-30 minutes. Designed for two-year-old children and their grownup!

 

Wednesday, December 4 at 5 pm: Tween Reads

We meet once a month to discuss great books and eat pizza!  Open to grades 6 & 7, Tween Reads is facilitated by Mariah & Cyndi!  Registration is required so we know how much pizza to buy!

Fridays, December 6 & 13: Parent/Child Workshop

Join children’s librarian Mariah Sewall and community professionals from local agencies for a fun and interactive playtime in a room full of toys!  The four-week Parent/Child Workshop brings together children ages birth-5 and caregivers in a playful and interactive setting.  During the workshop, caregivers and children spend quality time together playing and participating in art or sensory exploration.  Professionals from local agencies will be on hand to informally chat about topics such as nutrition, play, child development, fitness, behavior, speech, and hearing.  The program emphasizes and supports the role of parents as first teachers, facilitates early intervention, and promotes healthy child development and literacy through modeling and referrals to community resources (plus it’s really fun!!) Ages birth – 5. Registration required.

Wednesday, December 11 at 10:15 am: Storytime with Santa

 

 

Tuesday, December 17 at 5 pm: Young Critics

Young Critics is an ongoing book discussion group for kids in grades 4 and 5. We meet every month from October to May at the library for great books, great conversation and a pizza dinner! Must be registered to attend!

Saturday, December 14 from 11 am – 1 pm: Drop-in Activities

Various activities will be set up in the children’s section – activities may include art projects, sensory activities, experiments, building activities, and more!  Designed for ages 4 and up, but open to everyone with adult supervision.

Saturday, December 21 from 1 – 3 pm: Legos at the Library

Come build with our Lego collection! We have giant bins full of Legos for older kids, and Duplos available for younger kids upon request!

Preschool Storytime: Wednesdays at 10:15 am

At each themed Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 45-60 minutes and is for preschool children ages 3-5. Often followed by an art project!

Baby & Me: Thursdays at 10 am

Baby & Me gives your child the opportunity to hear lots of language and music while you spend time bonding together! We sing songs, participate in action rhymes, and share a board book! Program lasts about 15 -20 minutes, and is for babies ages birth up to 23 months.

Music & Rhyme Time: Thursdays at 10:30 am

At each Music & Rhyme Time we sing songs, dance and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and read one short story. Each lively and fun session lasts about 20-30 minutes. Designed for two-year-old children and their grownup!