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Kids


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Weekly Programs

 

  • Toddler Time: Mondays at 10:30 am. Stories, a simple craft or activity, and free play time for toddlers and preschoolers accompanied by a caregiver.
  • Kids Craft: Saturdays from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm. Stop by to make a simple craft to take home with you. Crafts are appropriate for children ages 3+.
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Special Programs

  • Build & Destroy: Tuesday, October 16 at 6:00 pm for ages 7+. Build a structure with KEVA planks and come up with creative ways of destroying it using littleBits. Registration required.
  • LEGO® Fun: Wednesday, October 17 from 4:30-5:30 pm for ages 7+. Come build and play with thousands of LEGO® bricks.
  • Halloween Lights: Thursday, October 25 at 6:00 pm for ages 6+. Create a cute or spooky Halloween decoration that really shines! Registration required.
  • Family Movie Night: Thursday, November 1 at 6:00 pm. Enjoy a movie as a family on our new large screen. Snack and drink provided. Registration required.
  • Tellabration: Thursday, November 8 at 6:00 pm. Celebrate this worldwide storytelling event with storyteller Peg Donovan, who will entertain the whole family with stories, using puppets and felt boards.
  • LEGO® Fun: Wednesday, November 14 from 4:30-5:30 pm for ages 7+. Come build and play with thousands of LEGO® bricks.
  • Thanksgiving Craft: Thursday, November 15 at 6:00 pm for ages 6+. Join us in making a special Thanksgiving craft. Registration required.
  • CD Wall Art: Tuesday, November 27 at 6:30 pm for ages 10+. Create a wall decoration using old CDs and black paint. Registration required.
  • Family Movie Night: Thursday, December 6 at 6:00 pm. Enjoy a movie as a family on our new large screen. Snack and drink provided. Registration required.
  • LEGO® Fun: Wednesday, December 12 from 4:30-5:30 pm for ages 7+. Come build and play with thousands of LEGO® bricks.
  • Bedtime Stories Pajama Party: Thursday, December 13 at 6:30 pm for ages 4-7. Wear your pajamas to the library and bring your favorite stuffed animal or doll! We'll read bedtime stories, do a craft, and have a snack. Registration required.
  • Build & Destroy: Tuesday, December 18 at 6:00 pm for ages 7+. Build a structure with KEVA planks and come up with creative ways of destroying it using littleBits. Registration required.
  • Christmas Fun: Thursday, December 20 at 6:00 pm for ages 6+. Join us for holiday cheer! Registration required.
  • Wii Games at the Library: Kids and teens open Wii - play on a first come first served basis. If the program room is not in use, ask at the desk for the key to play our Wii. Choose from the following games: Cars, Mario Kart, Wii Sports, and Wii Sports Resort. Children ages 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Guidelines for use
  • For programs for ages 12+ please see our teen page
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