Kids Programming

Experience the new library at 408 E. 2nd Street  at any of the Summer Reading 2018 events listed here! Or try out one of our school year program series with a link below the summer schedule.

Libraries Rock! Summer Reading 2018

For Babies

O Baby Lapsit for ages birth to three

Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30 am

Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:30 am

 

Loose Parts for Littles (preschool and under)

Build, imagine, and create with  pre-selected objects (all too big to be choking hazards). Create what you wish, then leave your materials behind for the next person.  Every Thursday after O Baby Lapsit, continuing till 8:30 pm. Drop-in.

 

Big Blue Blocks (reserved time for preschool and under)

Friday, July 20 and Friday, August 10 from 10 am to 11 am.

 

For Kids

Preschool Storytime

Traditional Storytime for ages 2-6

Mondays at 10:30 am

 

George’s Curious Lab

The Makerspace for Preschoolers!

Friday, June 29 at 10:30 am, topic: How Can I Make It Move? Floating and Sinking

Friday, July 6 at 10:30 am, topic:  How Can I Make It Change? Mixing Colors

 

Loose Parts

Build, imagine, and create with pre-selected objects (some of these may be too small for children who put things in their mouths). Create what you wish, then leave your materials behind for the next person. Tuesdays, 10 am to  8:30 pm. Drop-in.

 

Special Performers

Ben’s Bubble Show: Monday, June 25 at 4:30 and 7 pm

Eulenspiegel Puppets: Saturday, June 30 at 11 am and 3:30 pm, with a fingerpuppet workshop at 1 pm

Musician Duke Otherwise: Monday, July 9 at 2 pm

Dance Me A Story with Ballet QC: Thursday, July 12 at 4:30 pm; Wednesday, July 18 at 1 pm and 3 pm.

 

Library Explorer (for the whole family)

Thursday evenings starting June 28 and ending August 9, from 6:30 to 7:30 pm, highlighting different areas of the library with a story and activity.

 

Just From the Kitchen

Help us test drive a new program series featuring parent/child chefs. Friday, July 13 and Friday, July 27 at 10:30 am.

 

Big Blue Blocks

Any age can enjoy the engineering potential of these oversized, differently-shaped soft foam blocks and connectors. Come build together!

Saturday, June 30 during our Grand Opening; Friday, July 20, 11 am to 8:30 pm; and Friday, August 10 from 11 am to 8:30 pm.

 

USDA Snack Site

Weekdays at 3 pm through August 10.

 

For Teens (grades 6 through 12)

Teen Night, Friday evenings from 6:30 pm to 8 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

O Baby Lapsit 

for babies ages birth to three plus parent or caregiver.

Preschool Storytime

including Move With Mother Goose.

Sparkplugs

for children ages 4-8, plus any family members who wish to attend.

Skeleton Key Adventure Club

for tweens ages 7-12.

Mother-Daughter Book Club

for tweens ages 7-12.