Programs for Kids

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  • Storytime

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 4:30 pm, September 30, 2014

 


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All ages are invited to participate in our reading scavenger hunt! Pick one up at the main or kids desk starting September 2nd. The hunt consists of 13 library locations that require the participant to read a book in order to complete that location. Those who finish all 13 locations will win a prize bag and receive recognition on the library's Facebook and Twitter pages. The deadline for completion is October 31st.


 



 

Overdrive Workshop

Kids ages 7-12

Don't know what Overdrive is? Come learn!  Let us help you get an online account, all you need is your library card.  This workshop will teach you how to use Overdrive so you can check out e-books and audio books on your laptopiPad, Kindle, Nook or other e-Reader.  

Bring along your e-Reader if you have one! 

Saturday, October 4th

from 2-3 pm in the Story Room

 



Celebrate World's Sweetest Day (an actual holiday) in the Children's Department October 18th. Children, with the help of an adult, are invited to make their favorite dessert for a chance to win a prize.

Children who wish to participate can bring their dessert to the desk on Saturday, October 18th before noon. Judges will pick a winner for the most unique dessert, best presentation, and most delicious dessert. Winners will be announced that afternoon!



Halloween is just around the corner. Are you ready?

Halloween Party:

October 30th 5-7 pm in the library basement. There will be treats, games, and face painting so make sure your Halloween night includes coming to the library!

Halloween Costume Contest:

During the Halloween party, kids can enter our costume contest. Participants will have their picture taken so that judges can decide on winners during the party. Participants do not have to be at the party the entire time to win. There will be three winners, one for each category. The categories are Cutest Costume, Scariest Costume, and Most Original costume.

Trick-or-Treating will also be the night of the 30th. Children can come into the library, in costume, and receive a goody bag at the Main or Children's desk.

Happy Halloween

 


 

Animoto Workshop

Kids ages 7-12

 Love pictures and want to make them into awesome videosBecome a little more tech savvy by learning to use Animoto on Saturday, November 1st from 2-3 pm in the Story Room.

Animoto is the program Abby uses to make the book trailers found on our library website (click the links below for examples).  

This user friendly program can be used on a laptop, iPad, or tablet; bring yours along as you learn how it's done!

http://animoto.com/play/VHtFLv1RRCVpFAOxvW3txw

http://animoto.com/play/eTdrpDAgOp0ChtacX4r8YA

http://animoto.com/play/pMeozMdLtV6OuerxwBTWlQ

http://animoto.com/play/0QVsP6abUvvBhkLfQ7JPiw


 

Kids Movie Matinee

@ 2 pm on Saturday, October 25th in the Story Room

@ 2 pm on Saturday, November 22nd in the Story Room

Double Feature @ 2 pm on Saturday,

December 13th in the Story Room

 

 


Toddler Time

Tuesdays and Saturdays @ 9:30am

New fall session begins September 13th!


 

Story Time 

Tuesdays @ 10am & 4pm and Saturdays @ 10am

New fall session begins September 13th!


Fantastic Fun Club!

Wednesdays @ 3:45

Fall session begins September 10th!

 



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Thursdays @ 3:45

Fall session begins September 11th!

 


Programs for Kids

Please note: We often take photos at library events to use in publicity materials, including our website and Facebook page. 

If you do not wish us to use a picture of you or your child, please tell a library staff member prior to the event.



Toddler Time

Smiling Mother and Toddler

  • For 18 Months – 2 years
  • accompanied by an adult
  • Stories, crafts, games, and snacks!

 


Story Time

boy reading book at the library

  • For ages 3 through 7
  • Stories, songs, crafts, dancing, snacks, and games!
  • Sign up at the Children's Desk

 


Fantastic Fun Club

Brother and Sister Running

  • 1st through 5th grade
  • Art projects, games, cooking, and fun with friends!

 


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Circle of Friends

  • Grades 5-8
  • Make cool DIY projects, hang out and have fun.