Dinner with the Presidents at Yours Truly Resturant
On Monday, February 19 join the library and the “We Made History” presidential historians @ Yours Truly Resturant for a memorable evening and educational fun. Stop in to make a craft and browse through some books. Of course, a famous president or two will be stopping by. No registration required. Open to all ages.
Preschool Dance Party: Wild Rumpus
Let the wild rumpus begin! It’s time to do some dancing, wild things! Join us for a preschool dance party! Kids ages 2-6, with their parents, can join us on Monday, February 19 at 1:00 PM for an afternoon of dancing, moving, and grooving with a couple of wild things, followed by a craft! Put on your dancing shoes and join in. Registration is required and begins here on February 5.
You’re Invited! Family Afternoon Movie
Bring the whole family to the library for an afternoon movie. On Saturday, February 10 at 1:00 PM we will show a family movie and provide popcorn. All movies will be rated G or PG. This event is for families with children ages 13 and younger. Ages 8 and younger must have parent supervision. No registration required.
Have the winter blah? Need a quick pick me up? The Children’s Department will be hosting a spa day at the library. This is for girls in grades 2-6. Come in some comfy clothes and make some bath salts, lip balm, and just learn to relax. Registration is required and begins here on January 30.
Books and Yoga Presents: Peter Rabbit
On Wednesday, February 7 at 1:30 PM listen to the children’s classic “The Tale of Peter Rabbit” as you recreate the story through yoga poses. Adult and child participation. Please bring a yoga mat or towel and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 3-6 with a parent. Registration is required and begins here on January 25.
Library Detective Agency
Oh no! The Library Van has disappeared! We need your help to find out where it went. On Thursday, January 25 at 4:00 PM, use your super sleuthing to dig up clues and analyze the evidence and solve this mystery! Ages 8 – 12. Registration is required, and begins here on January 11.
Countdown to Kindergarten
Is your child gearing up to enter kindergarten?
This program helps prepare little ones for their transition into the school environment by practicing essential skills with fun challenges and activities. Each Saturday from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, during our winter story time session, we will offer a different set of activities for children to try. The activities focus on key areas including language and early literacy, math skills, shapes and colors, motor skills, and essential life skills.
Children who attend six sessions receive a congratulatory prize!
Ages 3-6. No registration required.
Winter Story Times
Winter Story Times run January 8 – March 2! Story time is a great way to introduce your child to the library and books! It also reinforces early literacy skills that will help your child when he or she starts school and is ready to learn to read. Our story times are filled with great age-appropriate stories, rhymes, and music. Head on over to the Story Time Pages for more information and descriptions.
On Tuesday, January 23 at 4:00 PM join us for a STEAM program focusing on technology activities that will enhance STEAM development. For grades 1-5. Registration is required and begins here on January 9.
Make a Craft
On Monday, February 5 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.