Register your child for age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes, and snacks or a simple craft.
Ages 4-5. Registration is required. FREE. This 4 week session meets on Tuesdays at 11am on October 16th, 23rd, 30th and November 6th.
Toddler Time is a special storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a parent or caregiver. Storytimes consist of age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes, with a simple craft or snack. Registration is required. FREE. This 4 week session meets on Wednesdays at 11am on October 17th, 24th, 31st and November 7th.
Babytime Playgroup is a drop-in playgroup for babies from ages birth-24 months. Enjoy socializing and playing with specially selected age-appropriate toys and board books. The library will provide toys, early literacy resources, and parenting materials for you and your child to enjoy in a warm and supportive environment with other parents and caregivers. Meets on Fridays from 10am – 11am.
Art @ the Library, an Afterschool Art Series
Alphabet Art:Wednesday, September 26th at 3:30pm
It’s as easy as ABC. Become an artist by connecting letters with lines and color to create abstract art worthy of any museum. Ages 5 and up. Must Pre-register. FREE. Visit or call the Children’s Department 846-1573 to register.
Starry Night Collage: Tuesday, October 9th at 4pm
Children will create a large scale collage of Van Gogh’s “Starry Night” as well as working with oil pastels to create their own sunflower still life to take home. Ages 5 and up. Must pre-register. FREE. Visit or call the Children’s Department at 846-1573 to register.
Printmaking: Tuesday, October 23rd at 4pm
We’ll be using a variety of different printmaking techniques such as leaf printing, vegetables, and other objects to create unique works of art. Ages 5 and up. Must pre-register. FREE. Visit or call the Children’s Department at 846-1573 to register.
a hands-on gardening series for kids!
Saturday, September 29th at 11am: Harvest Corn
Corn’s history and uses will be explored through stories and hands-on experiences. Includes a craft and a visit to the Community Garden to harvest our corn stalks. Ages 3 and up. FREE. Registration is required.
Saturday, October 6th at 11am: Wild About Pumpkins
We’re wild about pumpkins, are you? We’ll be sharing our favorite pumpkin tales and treats, along with a pumpkin craft to take home. Ages 3 and up. FREE. Registration is required.
Saturday, October 13th at 11am: Awesome Apples
It wouldn’t be autumn without apples! We’ll have an apple tasting to go with our favorite apple stories and an apple craft to take home. Ages 3 and up. FREE. Registration is required..
To register for these programs, please visit or call the Children’s Department at 401-846-1573