July Siebecker: Children's / Youth Services Librarian (ex. 3)
Samantha Hoffman: Children's Department Assistant
contact us at: email@example.com
Sign up for the Screen-Free Week challenge!
Sign up in the Children's Department any time this week to go screen-free for a day, and take home a ton of free, fun things to do instead!
Shel Silverstein Scavenger Hunt
Celebrate National Poetry month by following lines of Shel Silverstein poems to hunt down pictures from his famous books, and win a prize!
11:00am - 1:00pm
Minecraft players of all skill levels can bring their own laptops, or may use one of the library’s eight computers to build, play & create. For elementary school-aged kids only. Registration required; please click below to register.
Read more … Minecraft Club
Celebrate spring things in this 6 week series of storytimes for 3-5 year olds, Each storytime includes about 30 minutes of stories, finger-plays, songs and games related to that week’s theme, followed by a craft project and a snack; the total storytime runs approximately 60 minutes.
Please note that when you register, you are signing your child up for the entire 6 week session.
Read more … Storytime for 3 - 5 year-olds
The Story-and-Play session starts with a 15 minute free-play period, followed by about 15 minutes of stories and finger plays, & finishes up with a simple craft & a snack.
Each session runs about 45 minutes.
Please note that when you register your child, you are signing up for all 6 weeks. Please notify the Children's Department if you are unable to make a day.
Read more … Story-and-Play for 2 year olds
10:00am - 10:30am
This program is for the bounciest, wiggliest, most active little ones! Movement, music and games are mixed in with quick, interactive books for a rollicking good time, with no sitting-still required!
Please click below to register.
Read more … KANGAROO TIME!
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children who have entered grade school start their own journeys towards being readers, but they still love listening to stories! This program is designed to support your emergent reader by sharing a sample of stories & series that are geared toward various levels of early readers, & get them excited to use their new reading skills on the sequels later! Stories are followed by a craft, and we finish up the 60 minute session with a snack!
Registration required; please note that when you register, you are signing up for the six-week session. Please ckick below to register.
Read more … Ready-To-Read Storytime for 5 - 8 year olds