Travel around the world without leaving the library! Use library iPads to follow QR code clues and solve all the questions in this scavenger hunt. All participants will receive prizes! Taste food, make crafts from around the world, listen to music and hear stories from every continent!!! Miss Nancy will lead the hunt and answer any questions.
If you're in grades 3-6, Miss Nancy challenges you to Express Yourself through art on the following Saturday mornings from 10:30-11:30 a.m.:
February 8: There's an App for That (Learn basic coding for apps on our iPads)
Check out some amazing camouflage animals, write secret messages and learn all about secret agents during this ongoing, monthly program for kids. There will be activities and crafts and games based on cool nonfiction books.
This program is designed for children in 2nd - 6th grade. Registration is required.
Join other libraries around the world in a fun day of gaming at the library! Bring the family (grades K-12) to the library any time between 10am and 4pm to play some classic board games like Sorry, Life, Candyland, and Chutes & Ladders. Learn how to play new games you may not be familiar with, like Settlers of Catan or Labyrinth. Play Magic: The Gathering (bring your own deck), The Great Dalmudi and other fun card games! Play Sequence Dice, Dungeon Dice, Yahtzee & other dice games! A wide variety of games will be available to try out.
Get in the holiday spirit with your young children, Tuesday, December 17th at 10:30am. Join Miss Chris and Mrs. Claus for stories about Santa, songs and a visit from a special jolly guest! We will also have refreshments and a simple holiday craft. Program is geared towards children ages 3-5, but all are welcome. No registration necessary.
For youths 5 -17. 9:30AM - Noon.
Play life-size Candyland between 10am and 2pm. Get a pass and play as a family. Draw cards, follow the path and collect treats. Say hello to King Candy and Queen Frostine as you pass through the Peppermint Forest, Gumdrop Mountain and more! No registration.
** Arrive anytime between 10am - 2pm**
Bring your child to this slightly scary Halloween program for kids in kindergarten through 3rd grade. Set for Saturday, October 26 at 1:30 p.m. Enjoy stories and activities. Kids can wear Halloween costumes! Registration required, beginning Monday, October 14.
Drop in to our Kids iPad Playtime on the following Fridays this fall at 10:30 a.m. This informal program will allow children and their parents to use our library iPads, or you can bring your own! Miss Kristin will provide ideas for apps you can download, or show you how to use the apps on our iPads. You can also bring another kind of tablet if you have one, such as the Android or Kindle Fire. Snacks, music and some puppets and other toys will be available to play with as well. Also, get help with downloading library E-Books if you need it.
Kids ages 6-12 can join Miss Chris in the computer lab for Minecraft fun during three Saturday sessions. These sessions will run from 2:30-3:45pm. When you register, you will be registering for all three sessions. To register, call the Children's Department at 330-688-3295, ext. 5. This sesson is now FULL.