To register for a program you can stop by the Children's Services Desk, call 419-625-3834 and press 0, or click on the Events Calendar on our homepage.
PAGES AND PUPS
Mondays / 6:30-7:15 p.m.
Mondays, March 9, 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13 / 6:30 p.m.-7:15 p.m.
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.
MAKE IT! CRAFT AND DIY: KNITTING 101
Tuesday, February 24 / 6:00 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to learn to knit? Bring a skein of cotton yarn (like Sugar n’ Cream) and size 7 knitting needles and learn to knit a dish cloth. Then, plan to join us monthly on Tuesdays to continue to practice your new skills! Registration is requested.
MAKE IT! CRAFT AND DIY: SPRING CARD MAKING
Tuesday, March 24 / 6:00 p.m.
Sherry Porter, presenter
Create two beautiful spring-inspired cards! (Feel free to bring your own card making supplies if you have them, but all materials are provided.) Registration is requested.
MAKE IT! CRAFT AND DIY: CORSAGE MAKING
Tuesday, April 21 / 6:00 p.m.
Mary Ann Peitz, presenter
Learn how to make a corsage, perfect for a variety of spring occasions including Mother’s Day! All materials are provided. Registration is requested.
INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM DAY
Saturday, May 16 / 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
at the Follett House Museum
Erie County cultural organizations are joining together to mark this occasion, and will offer free admission, along with family friendly activities. Visit as many of the locations as you like, in any order you choose. Check our website or in-house calendar closer to the date for additional details.
JOIN THE LIBRARY'S TEEN LIBRARY CORPS (TLC)
Give back a little “TLC” to your Library and the community by joining the Library’s Teen Library Corps. We have a variety of volunteer opportunities available for 13-18 year olds.
Why should you join?
- Gain real life experience
- Give back to your community
- Build leadership skills
- Become a team member
- Earn community service hours for school and scholarships, plus it looks good on college applications
- Meet new people
- Get a free t-shirt (provided by the Sandusky Club of Black Business and Professional Women)
If you are interested in joining, stop by the Reader’s Advisory Desk for an application or CLICK HERE for an online application. Once your application is accepted, you will be contacted to attend a TLC volunteer training workshop.
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.