Children’s Department at the Main Library

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Children’s Calendar of Story Times/Activities/Special Events

Services for Children and Parents

Summer Reading 2013

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Special Events in the Children’s Department


June Calendar of Children's Events (printable)


Twilight Tales at the Main Library

Thursdays, June 28 through August 9 at 7:00 pm For kids ages 0-7 Family storytime! Our activities will be a mixture of fun and learning with stories, songs and an occasional craft and parachute play. For ages 0-7 with a caregiver. Drop in.


Kids Cook! at the Main Library

Thursdays, June 28 through August 9 at 1:00 pm For kids ages 6-12 Learn basic cooking techniques and prepare easy, yummy recipes! For kids with adventurous appetites, ages 6-12. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Class size is limited.


Wiggles and Giggles at the Main Library

Thursdays, June 28 through August 9 at 10:30 am For kids ages 2-3 Come to story time as we listen to the different sounds as we travel around. We will take a trip to the jungle, have some barnyard fun, reach the beach, and more. Join our Summer Adventure! Ages 2 to 3 with a caregiver. Drop in.


Baby Lap Rap at the Main Library

Wednesdays, June 27 through August 8 at 10:30 pm For ages 0-24 months Simple stories, new and traditional songs, rhymes, shaker eggs and rhythm sticks for your baby and you! Ages 0-24 months with a caregiver. Drop in.


Crafternoon at the Main Library

Tuesdays, June 26 through August 7 at 3:00 pm For kids ages 6-12 Feeling creative? Come make something! Art, crafts, and STEM projects. For kids ages 6-12. Drop in. Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.


Pre-K Creators at the Main Library

Tuesdays, June 26 through August 7 at 10:30 am For kids ages 3-1/2 to 5 Summer Rocks! Come join us for fun with stories, crafts, and some sciences and sensory activities. Our themes include Best Bugs, It’s Pizza Time, Awesome Oceans, and Friendly Aliens. For children ages 3-1/2 to 5 and their caregivers. Drop in.


Big Truck Day! at the Main Library

Saturday, June 23 from 12-2 pm For kids of all ages Kick off our Summer Reading season! See and touch big trucks up close and personal! Firetruck, construction truck, police vehicle, and more! We’ll also have a children’s book sale (cash only) and Dog Bites hot dog cart will be selling treats. Pick up a Summer Reading log to start reading for prizes! For kids of all ages. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.