To register for a program you can stop by the Children's Services Desk, call 419-625-3834 and press Option 5, or click our websites homepage on the Events Calendar.
Click here for our Babies and Books; Toddler Tales; Story Stop; and Shake, Rattle & Read Storytimes.
PAGES AND PUPS
Mondays / 6:30-7:15 p.m.
NOTE: DUE TO CONSTRUCTION, SESSIONS 1 AND 2 HAVE BEEN CANCELLED.
Session 1: October 13, 20, 27
Session 2: November 17, 24, December 1, 8, 15
Session 3: January 26, February 2, 9, 23
Pages and Pups pairs children in kindergarten through 3rd grade with volunteers who meet once a week at the Library to practice reading, play reading games, and choose books to take home. Participants can read their favorite stories aloud to a Therapy Dog. Registration is requested.
SNACK N' SCREEN FREE FAMILY MOVIE: HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2
Saturday, December 20 / 2:30 p.m.
Join us in the Library Program Room for a movie and a snack. Doors open 15 minutes prior to show time. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Movies are held at 2:30 p.m. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets! (DreamWorks, 2014; 102 mins, Rated PG)
MAKE N' TAKE CRAFTS: CHRISTMAS
December 22 & 23
Stop by the Children’s Services desk and pick up a fun craft. You can make it at the Library or take it home.
AMERICAN GIRL BOOK CLUB: MEET KIT
Saturday, January 10 / 10:30 a.m.
We will do activities, crafts, and more based on the characters in the American Girl books. Books will be available ahead of time if you’d like to read the book, but this is not required. Dolls are also welcome, but not required. (Ages 5-10 years)
SCIENCE AND STORIES: ANIMALS IN WINTER
Thursday, January 15 / 1:30 p.m.
We will read books on a science topic and have time for hands-on fun with a variety of science explorations. Registration is requested. (Ages 3-7 years)
SNACK N' SCREEN FREE FAMILY MOVIE: EARTH TO ECHO
Saturday, January 17 / 2:30 p.m.
Join us in the Library Program Room for a movie and a snack. Doors open 15 minutes prior to show time. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Movies are held at 2:30 p.m. You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks, and blankets! (Walt Disney Pictures, 2014; 91 mins, Rated PG)
PRESCHOOL PARTIES: PENGUIN PALS
Wednesday, January 21 / 1:30 p.m.
Calling all preschoolers! Each month we will celebrate a new theme with stories, games, music and crafts. Put on your biggest smile and prepare for loads of fun! (Ages 3-6 years)
Children's Internet Protection Act and Social Networks
Click here to view the publication Keeping Kids Safer on the Internet. This publication gives parents and guardians the information that they need to talk to their children about issues like cyberbullying, social networking sites (like Facebook), inappropriate online content, violence online, and hate speech. Library staff encourages parents and guardians to review this information with their children.
APPS FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD