Children

Summer Reading


Check to see if you won a prize!

Thank you to all of our Summer Reading Sponsors. 

Young Author's Contest Reception

We will announce the winners at the September 15th Young Author's Reception. Thank you for all of your submissions!

This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Children's Events at a Glance


We have a lot of things happening in the Children's area, so here's a quick list of all of our upcoming events. Scroll down the page to find more info on the program you're interested in, or call us at 657-8256.                                  
                                                                                                                                                         
R.E.A.D to a Dog                                                                Geek Out! Superhero Saturday
Tween Coding - Little Bits                                                   Junior Science Club - Intro to Coding
Young Author's Contest Reception                                     Tween STEAM - Marshmallow & Candy Engineering
Junior Science Club - Marshmallow & Candy Engineering

R.E.A.D. to a Dog


Saturday, September 2nd
10:30 - 11:30 am Story Tower


  • Each reader will have a chance to read to one dog
  • All children who are readers are welcome
  • Registration is the day of the program at the Children's Desk!
  • Space is limited
  • More information on READ to a Dog.

Geek Out! Superhero Saturday

 


Saturday, September 9th  


10:00 am - 12pm @ the Library 


11am - 1pm @ the YAM 


  • Free admission at the YAM when you mention Geek Out!
  • Visit the library and enjoy mask-making, trivia, snacks and a green screen photo booth!
  • Them come to the YAM and visit the exhibition, My Hero! Contemporary Art and Superhero Action, sketch your own superhero and make your own cape!
  • Superheros will be at YAM for photos and selfies!


Tween Coding - Little Bits


 

Wednesday, September 13th  


 

4:00-5:00 pm Computer Classroom

  •   9-12 year olds
  •  Come learn about the coding by playing LIttle Bits!
  •  Registration is required for Tween STEAM. Stop by the Children's desk or call 657-8256.


Jr. Science Club - Intro to Coding


Thursday, September 14th


4:00 - 5:00 pm Computer Classroom

  • 6-8 year olds
  • Intro to Coding is a coding class for beginners to learn about scratch coding.
  • There will be fun programs to explore and create with.
  • Registration is required. Stop by the Children's Desk for call 657-8256.



Young Authors Contest Reception


Friday September 15th               


4:00 - 5:00 pm Community Room

  • Authors and families
  • All Winners will be announced.

Tween STEAM - Marshmallow & Candy Engineering


Wednesday, September 20th

   


4:00-5:00 pm Computer Classroom

  • 9-12 year olds
  • Test your engineering skills by building with marshmallows, candy and spaghetti
  • Registration is required for Tween STEAM. Stop by the Children's Desk or call 657-8256.

Jr. Science Club - Marshmallow & Candy Engineering


Thursday, September 21st


4:00 - 5:00 pm Computer Classroom

  • 6-8 year olds
  • Each child will have a chance to build a structure with materials provided. 
  • How tall will it go?
  • Registration is required.  Stop by the Children's Desk or call 657-8256.