Kids & Families
Programs and Events
Winter Reading Challenge
January 1-March 31
Book lovers of all ages can participate in our Winter Reading Challenge. Sign up and log your progress on our Beanstack page. Read for two hours (or pre-readers have 10 books read to them) to earn an entry into our prize drawing.
STEAM @ Home
Two Wednesdays a Month, 2:30-3:30 PM
January 6 & 20, February 3 & 17, March 3 & 17, April 7 & 21
Kids ages 8-13 are invited to our series on STEAM—which stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Twice a month we will release STEAM kits available for pickup at the Children’s Desk. Instructional videos will be posted on our Facebook page on Wednesdays at 2:30, but videos will stay up so you can do the experiment at your convenience.
Registration is now closed for January 20th STEAM kits.
Kids Crafts to Go
First Wednesday of the Month
January 6, February 3, March 3, April 7, May 5
Once a month we will release the materials for two new crafts available for pickup at the Children’s Desk. Instructions will be posted on our Facebook page on Wednesdays at 1:30 PM, but the videos will stay up so you can get crafting when you’re ready. Registration is required.
Registration is now closed for the January 6th Kids Crafts to Go Kits.
First Thursday of the Month, 6:00 - 7:00 PM
January 7, February 4, March 4, April 8
Come join the club for Master Builders! This program will take place on Zoom. We’ll post a Lego challenge and Zoom link on our Facebook page. Then join Ms. Christine on Zoom to make and share your creations with other Lego builders.
Peeps-O-Rama Virtual Edition
Build a diorama using Peeps candy and a shoe box depicting a scene from your favorite book. Submit a photo of your diorama to Miss Gloria at firstname.lastname@example.org
between March 15-21. Please include your name, age category, and title of your diorama with your picture. Pictures of the dioramas will be posted on our Facebook page. Vote online for your favorite in each category between March 22-28. Winners will be announced on March 30. Age categories: Adult 18+, Teen 13-17, Youth 8-12, Kids 7 and under, and Staff.
Games in the Garden
Saturday, May 22, 12:00-2:30 PM
With summer approaching, what better way to have fun than playing games in our beautiful Children’s Garden! We will have a bunch of games and activities set up for you and your family to enjoy the great outdoors. Ring in the newer, warmer season with some