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Young Author's Writing Contest

Congratulations to all the participants and winners! We will be publishing the stories on this page soon.  Another BIG THANK YOU to the Friends of Billings Public Library for sponsoring this program.

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.                                  
                                                                                                                                                         
Tween STEAM - Egg Drop                                                   Jr. Science Club - Egg Drop
Teddy Bear (Stuffed Friend) Sleepover                                Good Bear Day
Make and Take Craft - Jack o'Lantern


Jr. Science Club - Egg Drop

Thursday, October 26th

4:00-5:00 pm Community Room

  • 6-8 year olds 
  • Build an apparatus to keep an egg intact when it is dropped from a height of 3 ft?
  • Registration is required. Stop by the Children's Desk or call 657-8256

Teddy Bears and Stuffed Friends Sleepover

Friday, October 27th 

6:00 pm Story Tower

  • Bring Teddy Bear or Stuffed Friend (one per child)
  • Enjoy an bedtime Story Time and then tuck friends in for a sleepover at the library
  • Pick friends back up on Saturday morning at Good Bear Day Celebration


Tween STEAM - Egg Drop

Wednesday, October 25th 

4:00-5:00 pm Community Room

  • 9-12 year olds
  • Protect your egg from falling using a variety of materials and some ingenuity!
  • Call 657-8256 or stop by Children's desk to register

Good Bear Day

Saturday, October 28th

10:30 am Community Room

  • Celebrate the birthday of Teddy Roosevelt and the Teddy Bear with stories, songs and a craft.
  • Visit with Bearamy
  • Watch the video of all the mischief the Stuffed Friends got into during their Sleepover
  • Download coloring sheet and return for an entry into the contest to win a teddy bear.

Make and Take Craft - Jack o'Lantern

Monday, October 30th 

3:00-4:45 pm Craft Corner

  • Come make a fun Jack o'Lantern craft
  • No registration required
  • Children of all ages welcome, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Clean up starts at 4:45

R.E.A.D to a Dog

Saturday, November  4th

10:30 -11:30 am Story Tower

  • Each reader will have the 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 R.E.A.D to a Dog