Children’s Department at the Main Library
Creating a Community of Readers, One Child at a Time
Special Events in the Children’s Department
Summer Reading at the Main Library
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)
Yoga-Music Fusion at the Main Library
Mondays at 10:30-11:30 AM from June 22 through August 3
For ages 2-5 with a caregiver
CLASS FILLED--WAIT LIST ONLY. Join Miss Suzie from Children's Music Express for fun with music and an introduction to yoga.
Registration required; stop by the Children's Department or call 610-278-5100 x 205 to sign up.
KidsMake: CreateSpace at the Main Library
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.
KidsMake at the Main Library
Mondays, June 22 through August 3 at 2:00 pm OR 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.
Sew Awesome! at the Main Library
Fridays at 3:00 pm from June 26 through August 7
For kids entering grades 3-6CLASS 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.
Roll Over and Read! at the Main Library
Bring your own book or read one of ours. Ages 4-12. Third Saturday of every month. read more...
Evening Stories at the Main Library
Thursdays at 7:00pm - June 25 through August 6 Stories and songs, rhythms and rhymes for the whole family! Geared for ages 0-6. Drop in. (No program July 2.)