Happy “Noon” Year
Families can come and celebrate the finally day of 2013 on Tuesday, December 31st at 11:00 a.m! We will enjoy New Year’s Eve stories, songs, crafts, and a countdown to the new year! Registration begins here, on December 17th.
On Tuesday, December 17th, at 7:00 PM, come watch the Bubble Lady do amazing things with bubbles! You’ll see bubbles that multiply and do acrobatic feats, even square bubbles. And you won’t believe your eyes when you see a PERSON INSIDE OF A BUBBLE! Registration begins here on December 3rd.
Musical Story Time
Join us for a musical story time hosted by Jennifer Woda from Sing and Swing. There are two sessions; One session begins at 10:00 a.m. the second begins at 11:00 a.m. Registration beings on November 29th. For children 5 and younger with their parents.
Winter is almost there. On Thursday, December 5th come and enjoy some hot cocoa and make a cool craft. Registration begins here on November 21st.
Join us on Wednesday, December 4th at 7:00 and get creative with cookies as we celebrate National Cookie Day. Children ages 5 to 12 are welcome. Registration begins here on November 20th.
On Tuesday December 3rd, Wednesday, December 11th and Thursday December 19th families can get in the holiday spirit with this special seasonal series. We’ll share holiday stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft. No registration is necessary!
Studio MPL Art Club
On Monday, December 16th from 4:00-5:15 p.m. come and join other creative kids in grades 1 through 5 to make, move and learn in our new Studio MPL Arts Club. Each month, we will celebrate a different form of artistic expression, from visual arts to dance and music. Registration is necessary.
This program is being held in the Children’s Story Room. To register for this program, click here.
Fridays at 10:00 a.m., come join us at the Read House for a 4 week interactive program that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more to stimulate the learning process of babies and toddlers. The first session runs January 10-31st and the second session runs February 7-28th. Registration begins two weeks prior to start date.
Family Story Time
Beginning Monday, January 6th, families with children of all ages are welcome to come and enjoy stories, music, rhymes and crafts. Family story times are held Mondays at 7p.m., Tuesdays at 11 a.m. and Thursdays at 7 pm in the Children’s Story Room. No registration is necessary.
Beginning Wednesday, January 8th from 11:00-11:30 a.m., children ages 3-5 are invited to attend story time without and adult and enjoy a fun-filled session of stories, songs and rhymes. No registration is necessary.
This program is being held in the Children’s Story Room.
Starting Tuesday, January 7th, join us for an interactive story time filled with stories, songs and rhymes just right for little listeners. Tiddlywinks! will be held Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. in the Children’s Story Room. No registration is necessary.
On the last Saturday of each month from 2:00-3:30 p.m., come and build with the Library’s Lego Bricks around our monthly theme or build something else of your choosing! Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration is necessary.
This program is being held in the James R. Garfield Room.
There will be no Lego Club meeting for the month of November.
American Girl Book Club
Girls between the ages of 8 and 12, join us once a month for a craft, a sewing project and a snack for each of the historical American girl dolls. We meet the first Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. and talk about a different doll. In November we are learning about Kit. Registration is suggested.
Do you like to read or draw comics?
Then come to our Comics Club! We meet the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Come and tell us about what comics you’ve read recently. We’ll also take time each session to draw and color our own comic strips.
Ages 8 – 12 only. You can register here.
Join our Minecraft Club, where we mine, explore, and share strategies in the wide world of Minecraft on our own server. We will meet the first and third Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m. Each session will feature a new challenge. You must bring your own charged laptop, tablet or mobile device and have an active Minecraft account. Registration is required.
This program is being held in the Frances Cleveland Room. Click here to register.
These young readers each read at least 15 hours this summer and earned a Library Champion yard sign through the Summer Reading Program. Great job, everybody! Thanks to everyone who participated this year!