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upcoming youth programs

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Can you hear that? Learn all about sounds and vibrations through cool stories and fun activities! A STEM program.

Tuesday, July 29th @ 3:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

Do you like creeping, crawling and flying insects? If so, you will love this STEM story time all about insects. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, July 30th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, July 31st @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Lego Mania
ages 6 and up

Do you like Legos? If so, join us for Lego Mania! Registration required.

Saturday, August 2nd @ 11 a.m.

 

Book Bites
ages 12 and up

Read and discuss the book chosen by a teen vote. Light snacks served. Registration required.

Saturday, August 2nd @ 2 p.m.

Creepy Crawlies: The Science Behind Poison & Venom
all ages

Get up close and personal with a poisonous toads, spiders, an opossum and a python! Presented by Wildlife Ambassadors. A STEM program.

Monday, August 4th @ 2 p.m.

Time for Baby
ages 2 and up

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.

Tuesday, August 5th @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Listen to creative spins on classic fairy tales. Come in and enjoy some fractured fairy tales and a silly craft.

Tuesday, August 5th @ 3:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

Watch out! Gators and crocs are coming to this story time! Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, August 6th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, August 7th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Camp Readalot
ages 6 and up

Come in and enjoy an assortment of cozy camp-themed activities. Classic campfire stories, s'mores, songs and a compass craft will be enjoyed by all. Camp safety techniques will also be discussed. Registration required.

Friday, August 8th @ 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, August 9th @ 10:10, 10:40, 11:10 and 11:40 a.m. Select a time at registration.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Let's laugh together! Enjoy some goofy tales, jokes and a zany craft in our silly stories.

Tuesday, August 12th @ 3:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft about mice in our story time Mouse Paws.

 

Wednesday, August 13th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, August 14th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Teen Art Exhibit
ages 12 and up

Teens create! Do you want to create an "artistic splash" in our community? Do you have a painting, sculpture, drawing or other piece of visual art that you would like to share? If so, register and bring it in by July 15th to have a showing in a teen art exhibit open to the community.

Friday, August 15th @ 2 p.m.

 

Kooky Chefs Cook the World: Vietnam
ages 8 and up

Please join us as we travel to Vietnam. Learn about interesting folktales and customs and how they relate to time honored recipes. Registration required.

Saturday, August 16th @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Let's learn about the colors of the rainbow. Enjoy fun stories and activities all about colors! A STEM program.

Tuesday, August 19th @ 3:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

The king of the jungle will be in our stories for this week of Lion Paws. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, August 20th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, August 21st @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Sylvester & the Magic Pebble
all ages

The Rainbow Company presents William Steig's Sylvester & the Magic Pebble - members of the audience will be invited on stage to help the actors present this beloved classic.

Friday, August 22nd @ 1 p.m.

Family Story Time
all ages

Bring the whole family to our dreamy blue playroom for an assortment of exciting stories with Miss Pattie. A perfect way to spend an enjoyable Saturday morning.

Saturday, August 23rd @ 11 a.m.

Time for Baby
ages 2 and under

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

Tuesday, September 2nd @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Learn some fascinating facts about those gentle giants - elephants!

Tuesday, September 2nd @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Have you ever been to the county fair? If not, come in and discover just what fun it is! Enjoy stories, simple songs and a craft! Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, September 3rd @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, September 4th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Family Story Time
all ages

Bring the whole family to our sky blue room for an assortment of exciting stories with Miss Pattie. A perfect way to spend an enjoyable Saturday morning.

Saturday, September 6th @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

The universe is a fascinating place. Come join us for a story time and activity that explores our beautiful universe. A STEM program.

Tuesday, September 9th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Come in and enjoy our STEM program Where Am I? Our stories, songs and craft will help us learn position words. Siblings welcome.

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

 

Chess Challenge
ages 7 and up

Meet other kids and teens who enjoy the challenge of a good Chess game. Registration required.

Saturday, September 13th @ 2 p.m.

 

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Celebrate your favorite superheroes with action-packed stories and a craft.

Tuesday, September 16th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Enjoy an exciting, fast-paced story time all about your favorite superheroes! Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, September 17th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, September 18th @ 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, September 20th @ 10:10, 10:40, 11:10 and 11:40 a.m. Select a time at registration.

Teens Create!
ages 12 and up

Come in and see what you can create. Sophisticated, uber-cool crafts for teens. Meets regularly. Registration required.

Saturday, September 20th @ 2 p.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Uncover secret gadgets and ultra cool techniques of spies, in our spy-themed story time.

Tuesday, September 23rd @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Come in and enjoy a wonderful story time all about fall! Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, September 24th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, September 25th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Do you like to play games?? If so, come join us for a fun-filled story time.

Tuesday, September 30th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

We will have fun on the farm with our stories, songs and a craft. Siblings welcome.

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

Family Story Time
all ages

Bring the whole family to our sky blue room for an assortment of exciting stories with Miss Pattie. A perfect way to spend an enjoyable Saturday morning.

Saturday, October 4th @ 11 a.m.

Time for Baby
ages 2 and under

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

Tuesday, October 7th @ 11 a.m.

 

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Exploring the future! Listen as we read aloud fun books and make a super cool futuristic craft. We will discuss possibilities in the future of science and include an activity to help get the kids involved. A STEM program.

Tuesday, October 7th @ 4:30 p.m.

 

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Our STEM story time this month will be about space. Siblings welcome.

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

Kooky Chefs Cook Through Time: Spotlight on Colonial Days
ages 8 and up

Savor foods that your ancestors ate! Learn about Colonial foods and experiences. Registration required.

Saturday, October 11th @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Explore the wonderful world of books! Explore the use of books in art as well as history!

Tuesday, October 14th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

VROOM!! GRUMBLE! WHOOSH! Make room for BIG MACHINES! Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, October 15th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, October 16th @ 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, October 18th @ 10:10, 10:40, 11:10 and 11:40 a.m. Select a time at registration.

 

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Come in and celebrate fall with our pumpkin-themed story time. Listen to pumpkin-themed stories, create a pumpkin craft and bring home a cherished recipe!

Tuesday, October 21st @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Let's enjoy the random silliness of Mo Willems' stories! Siblings welcome.

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