Youth Events

July Siebecker: Children's /  Youth Services Librarian (ex. 3)
Samantha Hoffman: Children's Department Assistant

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Anime "T & T" Club

3:30pm - 5:00pm

A new club for Tweens & Teens ("T & T") who are fans of anime & manga! Meet every Friday to watch & talk about anime - with free snacks! 

Please click below for more information and to register.

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Movie: Ferdinand


Munro Leaf's classic book is now a sweet movie with a great message that won Common Sense Media's " Great for Families" Common Sense Seal!

You can read their full review here.



Minecraft Club

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.

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Storytime for 3 - 5 year-olds


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.



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Sing With Me! Music Program for Preschoolers & Their Grown-ups

10:30am - 11:00am

If you have a little one who loves music, this program is for you! Join us for a half-hour of adult-&-child singing, clapping, and stomping along to favorite kids’ songs, with occasional musical instruments or accompanying books thrown in! No need to register, just drop in!

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Story-and-Play for 2 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.

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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!

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Ready-To-Read Storytime for 5 - 8 year olds

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.


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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!



Earth Day Preschool STEAM Storytime


Stories about our beautiful planet and the amazing plants and animals that live on it will be followed by earth science art for your curious little one! Learn how you can help to keep the Earth safe and clean, & have a yummy snack at the end. Recommended for ages 3 and up. 

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