Storytimes

All children are invited to join us for in-person songs and stories. Please register.

Family Storytime with Mrs. Nakenya Mondays, 6:30 pm

September 13 - October 18

November 8 - December 13

Toddler Time Tuesdays, 11 am

September 14 - October 19

November 9 - December 14

Baby Storytime (Birth - 2.5 years) Thursdays, 11 am

September 16 - October 21

November 18 - December 16

(No storytime November 11 or 25)

Programs

Teddy Bear Picnic

Saturday, September 18, @ 11 am   All Ages

It's picnic time for kids and their teddy bear or special stuffed animal friend. Join us with your special stuffed animal for teddy bear stories, songs, games, and crafts. Registration required.

Little Scientists

Saturday, October 16, @ 11 am   Ages 2-7

Every child is a scientist! We will learn about the four elements of nature (earth, water, air, and fire) through fun crafts and experiments. Registration required.

Spooky Monster Magic

Saturday, October 16 @ 1 pm  All Ages

Join us for a spooktacular magic show with Gordon Russ. Please register. 

DINOvember

Be a read-o-saurus! Visit the youth department all November long for dinosaur books, activities, and more! Make sure to follow us on Facebook to see what those silly dinosaurs have done while the library is closed and no one is watching.

Dino Storytime

Wednesday, November 10, @ 11 am

Join us for dinosaur stories, songs, and fun! Please register. 

Dino Party

Saturday, November 13, @ 11 am

Get ready for a roarsome good time! Enjoy dinosaur games, crafts, and more! Registration required.

Book Clubs

Comic Book Club

September 21, October 12, November 16, 6:30 – 7:30 pm

Grades 4-6

If you like comic books, this is the club for yo!. We will read and discuss a variety of comics and make our own. A free copy of each book will be available at the youth desk for participants. Registration opens for each session on the first of the month.  This is an in-person program, but virtual options are available upon request.

Teen AniManga Club

September 28, October 26, November 23, 6:30 – 8 pm

Grades 7-12

If you’re enthusiastic about anime and manga, this club is for you! Talk about favorite series, watch anime, and more.  A free copy of each month’s book will be available at the youth desk for participants. Registration opens for each session on the first of the month.  This is an in-person program, but virtual options are available upon request.

NEW Teen Book Club

Second Tuesday of the month, 6:30 pm

Grades 8-12

Are you a teen that loves to read and talk about books? Come join us for this new club where we will read and discuss books of all genres and types. Registration required.

September 14 - Meet and greet, plus receive our first book.

October 12 - One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

November 9 - Warcross by Mary Lu

December – No Meeting

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