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Upcoming Programs for Children:

Christmas Bedtime Storytime
Tuesday, December 4, 6:30 p.m.

Hey kids! Come dressed in your favorite pajamas for a holiday celebration. Hear stories and visit with Santa to share your Christmas wishes.

No registration necessary.

Elf School
Tuesday, December 11, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Calling all Elves in Training! Test your elf abilities, enjoy a snack, and watch an elfishly fun Christmas movie! All elves must be in grades 2-4.

Registration is required.

Unicorns and Rainbows
Thursday, January 10, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

If you are in grades K-2 and you love all things unicorns and rainbows, come join us for fun unicorn activities, crafts, and snacks.

Space is limited. Registration required.

Stories, Crafts, Cookies & Cocoa!
Wednesday, January 23, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Its cold outside, but not in here, so gather around for cocoa, cookies, stories, and crafts! Kids ages 3-5 can join us for winter stories, a hands-on crafts, and cookies with hot cocoa.

Registration is required.

Cookies & Books Book Discussion
1st Wednesday of each month from 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Read a good book, eat sweet treats, and do fun activities! Sessions are the first Wednesday of every month for students in grades 3-4.

Here are the books for each month:

December 5: A Ghost Tale for Christmas Time by Mary Pope Osborne

January 2: Almost Super by Marion Jensen

Books will be available in the Youth Services Department.

Registration is requested.

Babytime Babytime
December 18 and January 15
10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Come with your baby ages 6-18 months and enjoy a lapsit program with stories, rhymes, and playtime. Class is the third Tuesday of every month.

Registration is required & group size is limited.

February 7 - April 25
10:00-10:30 a.m.

Children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers can come enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and a simple craft. Sessions run for 12 weeks and are every Thursday morning.

Registration is required and begins January 2nd.

Storytime Storytime
February 6 - April 25
Wednesdays: 10:00-10:45 a.m. OR Thursdays: 1:00-1:45 p.m.

Children ages 3-5 are invited to the library to enjoy stories, rhymes, and a simple craft. This preschool program will run for 12 weeks beginning on February 7th. Sessions are held Wednesday mornings or Thursday afternoons.

Registration is required and begins January 2nd.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
This free program encourages you to read 1,000 books with your child before they enter Kindergarten. The program begins September 1st and is for kids from birth to the beginning of Kindergarten. Reading together helps develop important pre-reading skills to encourage learning success. Earn fun incentives while preparing your child to succeed in school.
Stop by the Youth Services Department to register and for more information beginning September 1st.

New Materials for Children:

New Pictures Books

Sleepover Duck
by Carin Bramsen

The new liBEARian
by Alison Donald

Klondike, do not eat those cupcakes!
by Amanda Driscoll

New Fiction Books

Funny Kid for President
by Matt Stanton

by Gordon Korman

Fairy Mom and Me by Sophie Kinsella

New Non-Fiction Books

by Sir Marshall Lancelot

Scholastic Book of World Records, 2018
by Cynthia O'Brien

Ultimate Slime: Totally Borax Free!
by Alyssa Jagan