Jun 302015
skill toys workshop

Saturday, August 1 at 2:00 pm

For kids entering grades 4-8

Paul Miller of Flow Circus will teach kids how to use fun skill toys like spinning plates, kendamas, Chinese yoyos, and more! Registration is required.

Jun 302015
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Superhero Party!

Saturday, August 1 at 1:00 pm

Join us for a fun program of daring superhero skill! Paul Miller of Flow Circus demonstrates a variety of skill toys in hilarious ways. Enjoy juggling, spinning plates, balloon animals, and more! For ages 4 and up.

Jun 062015
summer reading 2015

Summer Reading – Saturday, June 13 through Saturday, August 15

For children age 0-12

Read books, win prizes! Pick up a Summer Reading log from the Children’s Department beginning June 13. Keep track of the minutes read (children can read on their own or be read to)–for every 2 hours read, you win a free book, and a chance to win either a bicycle or a $50 Barnes and Noble gift card! (Maximum of 10 free books per child)

Jun 012015
maker mondays

Thursdays at 2:00 pm from June 25 through August 6

For Kids entering grades 3-6

Have you earned a badge at a KidsMake workshop? Equipment and materials are available for kids to work on projects of their own choosing. Drop in for children who have earned a badge at a previously attended workshop.

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kidsmake 2015

Mondays, June 22 through August 3 at 2:00 pm


Tuesdays, June 23 through August 4 at 6:00 pm

For children entering grades 3-6

CLASSES FILLED–WAIT LIST ONLY. Hands-on learning with some of the hottest technology available today! Featuring LittleBits circuits, an introduction to computer programming, 3-D printing, and stop-motion animation with iPads. A parent-signed release form is required to register. Registration begins June 1.

Jun 012015
sew awesome

Fridays at 3:00 pm from June 26 through August 7

For kids entering grades 3-6

CLASS FILLED–WAIT LIST ONLY. Learn basic hand and machine sewing techniques, work on a new project, or dream up your own creation! For children in grades 3-6 (no exceptions). A parent signed release form is required to register. Class size is limited to 12 and will start on time.

May 182015

Roll Over and Read! – The third Saturday of every month from 11:00am-1:00pm

June 20, July 18, and August 15

Elementary age kids can read to specially trained dogs. Studies show that children experience much less stress reading to animals. Bring your own book or read one of ours. Ages 4-12. Third Saturday of every month.