Preschool Dance Party
On Monday, August 15 at 1:00 PM join us for our Preschool Dance Party! Just because summer is close to being over, that doesn’t mean we have to stop moving. Kids ages 3-6, with their parents, can join us for an afternoon of dancing, moving, and grooving. Put on your dancing shoes and join in. Registration is required and starts here on August 1.
Drone Zone at the Library
Join us for this special three day event, August 9-11 at 4:00 PM! Keep an eye on the sky, there are drones in the library! Take control of a mini drone and try our hand at our obstacle course and race track. Ages 8 – 12. Parents should stay in the room. One session per child. Registration is required, and begins July 26.
End of Summer Reading Party
All good things must come to an end, so join us on Thursday, August 4 at 6:00 PM for our End of Summer Reading Party! There will be fun carnival games and we will be playing some of our favorite Move it Monday games on the Read House Lawn. The winners of the Summer Reading Program prizes will be display at that time. All ages are welcome. No registration is required.
On Tuesday, August 2 at 2:00 PM come and enjoy a magical afternoon learning about yoga with a fairy theme on the Read House Lawn. A healthy snack will be provided and there will be a fair craft to take home. Ages 5 – 13. Registration is required and begins here on July 19.
National Coloring Day
In celebration of National Coloring Day, on Tuesday, August 2, the Children’s Department will provide bookmarks to color and take home. All ages are welcome. No registration is required.
Poolside Stories @ Civic Center Pool
Fridays at 2:00 PM, June 17 – July 29, cool down during your rest period with some fun stories presented by the MPL staff! All ages welcome. No registration required.
Summer Story Times
Story Times will start up again on June 7 and run through July 29. Story time is a great way to introduce your child to the library and books! It also reinforces early literary 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 our story time page for times and descriptions.
Make a Craft
On Monday, August 1 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.