Babies and parents are invited for a special series aimed at enhancing your child’s natural love of language, song, rhythm, rhyme and movement. You and your baby will enjoy clapping rhymes, lap and circle rhymes, fingerplays, Mother Goose, and the best books for young children. No Sign-up necessary.Stay afterwards for bubbles, fun baby toys, and to mingle with other parents.
Children, ages 2 to 5, with a parent or caregiver, are welcome to Little Crafters Storytime every Monday and Friday at 10:30 am in the Children’s Storytime Room. Listen to a story and stay for a simple craft based on that book. Free! No registration necessary.
As a courtesy to others and because of the craft activity, please no daycare groups at this storytime. Groups are welcome to come to the Tuesday or Wednesday storytimes.
Every Monday in November For kids in 2nd - 5th grades
Did you know November is National Novel Writing Month? We are celebrating nanowrimo.org at the library all month. The kids program on November Mondays at 5:30 pm will be led by Sarah Kostin, Youth Services Librarian, and will be filled with fun activities and creative writing prompts. We will make word count goals for the month and see if we can reach them. Candy is given as a writing incentive. No sign up needed.
Every Monday in November For writers in 6th - 12th grades
We are celebrating National Novel Writing Month (nanowrimo.org) at the library all month. Writers in 6th – 12th grades are welcome at 6:30 pm for a 4-session creative writing workshop hosted by local author Dagny McKinley. This workshop is full.
Two Storytimes Every Tuesday 9:30-10:00 am 10:30-11:00 am
Children ages 1 to 3 years old, with a parent or caregiver, are welcome to this half hour program filled with stories, songs and fingerplays. This free program repeats twice on Tuesdays, at 9:30 am & 10:30 am in the Library’s Storytime Room. No registration required.