Tyler Whitesides is the author of the popular children's books The Janitors Series. He will be reading from his new book, Janitors: Heroes of the Dustpan. Books will be available for sale at the event, and proceeds will benefit the Children's Library.
Butterfly Science Storytime! Saturday, Sept. 19th, 11am, Main Library
This is a special story time event for ages 3 & up. Explore the science of butterflies. Registration is required. Click here to sign up.
Family Science Night with Science Matters! Monday, Sept. 21st, 5pm, Main Library
It's a night of science fun for all ages! No registration required.
Story Time & Toddler Time
Storytimes & Toddler Times resume after Labor Day.
Bilingual Story Time is for the family to come and enjoy stories and a craft in both Spanish & English. Offered one Saturday a month at Main, 2:30pm. Check calendar for specific dates.
Toddler Time is for infants through two years old. Parents and children sing songs, do fingerplays and are introduced to picture books. It is a time to sit and interact with your child and become familiar with the library.
Questions about Story Time, Toddlertime or Baby Time? Contact the Children's Librarian, Shannon Kruer.
|Preschool Story Time||Fridays, 11am||
|Toddler Time||Fridays, 10:10am||Tuesdays, 10am
|Wednesdays, 10:10 am|
|Baby Time||Thursdays, 10:30am|
|Bilingual Story Time||Monthly, Saturday 2:30pm. Check calendar for specific dates.|
Baby Time is a lapsit program designed for babies and their parent or caregiver. Each week features fun with books, music, exercise rhymes, action rhymes and play! Weekly at the Main Library on Thursdays, 10:30am.
Join in the fun every Monday at the Main Library starting Sept. 28th! This program for ages 8-12 will feature hands-on science and engineering challenges. Registration is required, click here to sign up!
Questions about Maker Mondays? Contact Susan Bunting, Children's Programming Assistant.
New six week session of Book Besties will start Tuesday, September 8 at 4:30pm the main library and goes until October 13th. This program pairs early elementary aged children with teen volunteers for one-on-one reading assistance combined with additional literary activities. Book Besties lasts for 45 minutes and meets each Tuesday in the meeting room of the Main Library. Registration is required. Click here to sign up for programs at the Main Library.
It's time for weekly, after school adventures for children ages 5 to 8 years old! Every Thursday at the Main Library, 4pm. No registration required.
Questions about Adventure Time? Contact Melinda, Children's Librarian.
Paws to Read
The Paws to Read program is designed to allow kids the chance to read to a non-judgmental listener. Often times they could be struggling or reluctant readers. Each session is 15 minutes of one on one time with a therapy dog. Click here for schedule and registration.