On Tuesday, February 7 at 6:30 PM we will be celebrating the 150th anniversary of the birth of Laura Ingalls Wilder with prairie crafts, games and snacks. Open to children grades K – 5. Registration is necessary and begins here on January 24.
Full STEAM Ahead
Full STEAM Ahead is back! This 5 week program series focuses on hands on activities that will enhance steam development. Open to kids in Grades 1 -5. Registration is required, and begins two weeks before each session. Each session is held at 4:00 PM.
January 31 – Science
February 7 – Technology
February 14 – Engineering
February 21 – Art
February 28 – Math
New! MPL Arcade: Video Game Club
Coming in 2017! It’s a new video game club at MPL! On the third Thursday of each month kids are welcome to join us for an afternoon of gaming! We will have age appropriate games to play on the Wii U, as well as fun board and tabletop games. Grades 3 – 6. Registration is required.
The first meeting of the club will be held on Thursday, January 19.
Winter Story Times
Winter Story Times begin on Monday, January 9! They will run January 9 – March 3. Story times are a great way to introduce your child to the library and books. Head on over to our Story Times page for more details.
Make a Craft
On Monday, January 9 stop by the Children’s Department throughout the day and get creative with one of our monthly crafts, while supplies last. All ages are welcome. No registration is required.