This year, the Children’s Department will be collecting hand-made or store bought hats and mittens for children and adults. We will be giving these items to local agencies that assist families in need. If you attend a Children’s program or visit the library, please consider making a donation to our annual charitable project. Donations can be dropped off in the Children’s Room from November 23rd to January 16th
December 1st (T) at 6:30 pm – Light Celebrations From Around the World (3 to 8 year olds)
December 3rd (Th) at 1:30 pm – Brain Building in Progress (3 to 5 year olds)
December 15th (T) at 10:00 am - Holiday Program for 2 year olds
December 17th (Th) at 1:30 pm - Holiday Program for 3 to 5 year olds
December 17th (Th) at 6:30pm to 8:00 pm-Sweet Treat and Craft Night (4th to 6th grade)
December 18th (F) at 9:30 am - Holiday Program for Babies and Books
December 22nd (T) at 6:30 pm-‘Twas the Night Before Christmas Storytime (3 to 6 year olds)
December 12th (Sat) Holiday Train Adventure (K to 3rd grade) at 11:00 am
Come see a fabulous model train village and listen to a holiday story. The Apel family will share the history of the train set, put on a model train demonstration and let everyone play “Stop at the Signal” game with the model trains while enjoying a special holiday treat.
There are many other program offerings that have non holiday themes for all ages. Please visit our online calendar for more details.Click here for more information.
Events in the Children’s Department
Our listing of upcoming programs may be found on the library’s homepage, under the heading Calendar of Events. Use the calendar in the upper right hand corner to quickly find the programs being offered on a particular day. Click on the red colored date and scroll down the page until you locate the description for the program you wish to register for.
If you select to view the calendar from a monthly perspective, the Children’s programs will be highlighted in blue. If you click on the title of the program a popup window will give a description of the event. To register for a program, scroll down to the end of the page and click on the register button, fill out the form and click the submit button. The response time is slow. Multiple clicks will create multiple reservations for the same person. Please be patient.