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upcoming youth programs

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Our stories and craft will be all about moms with our Mother's Day theme. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, May 4th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, May 5th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Books & Barks
beginning readers and up

Come to our extremely popular monthly program that gives developing readers the chance to read and relax with a trained therapy dog.

Saturday, May 7th @ 10:10, 10:40, 11:10 and 11:40 a.m. Select a time at registration.

Discuss This!
ages 12 and up

Do you like to have good discussions about art, books, and everything else? Do you like to share your art and stories? If so, join us for our teen discussion group.

Saturday, May 7th @ 2 p.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Librarian's Favorites is the theme of story time this week. She hopes her favorite stories will become your favorites, also!

Tuesday, May 10th @ 4:30 p.m.

Think Spring! Garden Program
ages 6 and up

Please join us as we add some wonderful springtime blooms to our children's garden. Afterwards we will go on a butterfly hunt armed with magnifying glasses and butterfly guides. See how many butterflies you can identify! Registration required.

Saturday, May 14th @ 11 a.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

What is that buzzing sound? It is the sound of Insects, the theme of this STEM story time. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, May 18th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, May 19th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Children's Writing Workshop
ages 6 and up

Do you like to write? If so, please bring something you have written and share! Enjoy writing exercises, special readings and the comradery of new friends. Registration required.

Saturday, May 21st @ 2 p.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

There is so much to learn by going on Field Trips! We'll have stories and a craft about this fun way to learn.

Tuesday, May 24th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

We will celebrate all the Names we have, and see if we can find them in our books. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, May 25th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, May 26th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

World of Lego
ages 5 and up

Come explore all the amazing things you can do with Legos.

Saturday, May 28th @ 2 p.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Please join us for a fun story time about Hair and Hats!

Tuesday, May 31st @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Imagination will be the theme of our stories and craft. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, June 1st @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 2nd @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Books and Barks
beginning readers and up

Come to our extremely popular monthly program that gives developing readers the chance to read and relax with a trained therapy dog.

Saturday, June 4th @ 10:10, 10:40, 11:10 and 11:40 a.m. Select a time at registration.

Magic Show!
all ages

Our Summer Reading Club kickoff program is a magic show! The Amazing Teacher Steve Somers will use magic, puppets, and comedy to teach healthy habits and making wise choices in his show, Sport of Champions.

Monday, June 6th @ 11 a.m.

Time for Baby
ages 2 and under

What do books, scarves, puppets, music and babies have in common? They are all part of Time for Baby. Join us as we use all of our senses to explore the world around us. Siblings welcome.

Tuesday, June 7th @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Fun is guaranteed at our STEM program about Bubbles!

Tuesday, June 7th @ 3:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Our story time will feature our Summer Reading Club theme, Read for the Win! Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, June 8th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 9th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Playdate Picnic
ages 3 - 5

Preschool moms and dads, bring your little ones for a playdate picnic in the garden. You bring the food, and we will supply the lemonade and cookies. Registration required.

Friday, June 10th @ 11 a.m.

Kooky Chefs Cook the World: Keep Calm & Eat On
ages 7 and up

Join us for popular English sandwiches and treats while exploring a bit of history. Registration required.

Saturday, June 11th @ 11 a.m.

Aspiring Artists
ages 7 - 11

Do you enjoy art? If so, please join us for our new children's art class. Registration required.

Saturday, June 11th @ 2 p.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Please join us for a story time all about Bears.

Tuesday, June 14th @ 3:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Our stories, poems, and crafts will be about dads during our Father's Day-themed story time. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, June 15th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 16th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Summer Memory Book
ages 7 and up

Create a scrapbook to capture all of your amazing summer adventures. Bring it back to share in August. Registration required.

Friday, June 17th @ 11 a.m.

Veggies with a Story
ages 6 and up

Let's plant a vegetable patch using historic varieties with a story to tell! Learn a bit about history while you garden! Registration required.

Saturday, June 18th @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

We will experience tales of Adventure, along with games and a craft.

Tuesday, June 21st @ 3:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

The author and illustrator of Frisbee's Adventures will join us for our story time about squirrels. The book and artwork will be available for purchase and signing. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, June 22nd @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 23rd @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Power & Energy Presented by Sciencetellers
all ages

Join us this summer as we make things fly, spin, move, and soar while telling you a series of stories that will energize your summer! Throw on your lab coat and buckle in - you are about to experience the science of power and energy through several exciting, hands-on experiments that will have the audience laughing, learning and having fun! Enjoy this energetic adventure as we discover what makes us move and what powers the world!

Friday, June 24th @ 2 p.m.

Chess & More!
ages 6 and up

Meet other kids and teens who enjoy the challenge of a good chess, checkers, or other board game. Bring your favorite game with you.

Saturday, June 25th @ 2 p.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Ahoy, Mateys! Come aboard ship for a story time full of Pirate Tales! Aargh!

Tuesday, June 28th @ 3:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Our stories, songs, and crafts will celebrate summer! Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, June 29th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 30th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.