November 7 – December 15
All children are invited to join us for in-person songs and stories with our children's librarians. Please register here.
Family Storytime (all ages)
Mondays, 6:30 pm
Toddler Time (ages 2 – 4)
Tuesdays, 11 am
Baby Storytime (ages birth - 2.5 years)
Thursdays, 11 am
NEW! Saturday Storytimes (All ages)
Last Saturday of every month, 11 am
Prepare for another November of dinosaur hijinks, books, crafts, and more! Follow us on Facebook to see what the dinosaurs get into when everyone has gone home.
Saturday, November 12, 11 am
In this special storytime for all ages, hear dinosaur stories, songs, and do a dino craft that will get you roaring with excitement. Register here.
Dinosaur Day with PaleoJoe
Wednesday, November 16, 6 pm
Come see PaleoJoe, real life paleontologist, as he talks about the earth, fossils, and dinosaurs. Learn about the herbivores and carnivores that once dominated the earth, with special attention to favorites T-Rex and Velociraptor. Fun for kids and adults! No registration required.
Teen Watercolor Art
Saturday, December 3, 11 am
Bring your friends and your artistic side for this hands-on watercolor art party for beginners. Make multiple watercolor paintings using different techniques like black glue for a stained-glass effect, or white crayon resist art. Dress for mess. Register here.
Comic Book Club (Grades 4-6)
Third Tuesday of the month, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
If you like comic books, this is the club for you! We will read and discuss a variety of comics and make our own. A free copy of each book will be available 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.
Sept. 20, Oct. 18, Nov.15
Teen Comic Book Club (Grades 7-12)
Second Monday of the month, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Join Kam Komics in this hands-on Comic Book Workshop for Teens.
Do you enjoy reading comic books, graphic novels, and manga? Are you interested in creating your own comic books? In this club we will read and discuss a variety of comics and bring our own stories to life! Registration required.
Teen Book Club (Grades 8-12)
NEW DAY! Second Wednesday of the month, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
If you love to read and talk about books, this club is for you! Come join other teens for discussions about some great books. Registration required.
September 14 - Meet and greet, receive our first book
October 12 - The Inheritance Games—Jennifer Lynn Barnes
November 9 - To All The Boys I've Loved Before - Janny Han
December 14 – To All the Boys I've Love Before Movie & Popcorn! Comparison after movie. (Starts at 6 pm)
Teen AniManga Club (Grades 7-12)
Fourth Tuesday of the month, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
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. No December meeting.
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