What's New for Kids?

Baby and Toddler Storytime
Every Wednesday, 10 am

Miss GracePark Branch Library, Mission & Sixth

Hear stories, sing songs, learn fingerplays and rhymes, and have fun. Afterward, we gather at the craft tables to color and socialize with Miss Grace. Weekly, September through May. Please note that our last regular storytime will be Wednesday May 18th. We will take a summer break until Wednesday Sept. 7th.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

After School is Cool Craft
Tuesday, May 3, from 3:30-4:30pm

Bird feederPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Join Miss Pat for a fun after school craft. You will be decorating your very own bird feeder. This program is for ages 5 through 10  years old.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

 

Steam Saturday!
Saturday, May 7, from 1:30-2:30pm 

SteamPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Join Miss Myah, the science teacher from River School, for a fun science filled hour. Stay tuned for the experiments you will be doing! This program is for kindergarten through 5th grade.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

Star Wars!
Saturday, May 21, from 2-3:30pm

Star WarsPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Make your own light saber, sample a Star Wars snack, visit the Tatooine Tattoo Parlor, and have fun with your friends at this Star Wars themed event.
Fun for the whole family.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

Musical Storytime with Miss Sarah
Wednesday, May 25, at 10am

Miss SarahPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Join Miss Sarah of Kinderjam for a fun, lively, musical storytime. This program is for babies and toddlers, but preschoolers are welcome too. After Miss Sarah's visit, we will be taking a break from storytime until Wednesday Sept. 7.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

"Read for the Win" Summer Reading Program from June 6 - July 16

Read For The WinPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

We have lots of fun programs and prizes planned for you! Here is our line-up of special programs:

Wednesday June 8th at 1:30pm - Coventry and Kaluza perform world class circus entertainment, juggling, clowning, music, and hula hooping. All ages.

Wednesday June 15th at 1:30pm - Timothy James, Magician and Entertainer, featuring magic, comedy, and a visit with Rocky Raccoon. Ages 3 and up.

Tuesday June 21st at 1:30pm - Bubblesmith Sterling Johnson is an entertainer who specializes in blowing giant bubbles. Truly a fascinating show. All ages.

Wednesday June 29th at 1:30pm - Cascada de Flores presents a bilingual music and dance program with Mexican and Latin American roots. All ages.

Wednesday July 6th at 1:30pm - Puppet Art presents two puppet shows, featuring the "Tortoise and the Hare" and "Three Billy Goats Gruff". Fun for the whole family!

Wednesday July 13th at 1:30pm - Jstme, known off-stage as Timothy Scott Jr. - teaches skills such as mindfulness in a way that commands kid's attention through his original beats, positive rhymes and hip hop. For ages 9 - 14 years old.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

For more events see our calendar.

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New Resource for Young Scientists and Science Homework 

ScienceFlix



ScienceFlix - ScienceFlix combines curriculum-driven, interactive features, and intuitive navigation into a single, highly-engaging digital resource for students in grades 4 through 9. 


HelpNow - Online Homework Help

BrainfuseDo you need help with your homework? How about a writing lab to help you write better term papers and reports? Or maybe you need a little extra help with your Spanish homework or with understanding a math concept.

All you need is your library card to use the online tutoring service HelpNow. To get started, click on HelpNow and receive one-on-one help from an expert tutor (available from 1 to 10 pm).

 

Teen Volunteers

Volunteers are needed to assist staff with fun and easy projects. We want to help you complete those community service hours required for graduation. Please call Grace at 624-4664 if you are interested. Volunteer - it will look great on your college application.