What's New for Kids?

 

Steam Saturday
Saturday, Jan. 14, 1:30-2:30

Steam SaturdayPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Join Miss Myah, the science teacher from River School for a cool experiment. Have fun with food science! You will be making your very own butter with Miss Myah. For kindergarten through 5th grade.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

Musical Storytime with Marylee
Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 10am

MaryleePark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Join Marylee for a musical singalong. This program is for babies and toddlers, but pre-schoolers are welcome too. 

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

Steam Thursday
Thursday, Jan. 19 from 3:30-4:30

SteamPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Join Bud Smith , science teacher at All Saints, for a cool experiment. Make your very own catapult! You will use key concepts including physics, engineering, elastic potential energy, and projectile motion. This program is for ages 9 through 14 years old.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

Dragon Puppet Show
Saturday, Jan. 28, 1:30pm

Mecurio'sPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Dr. Mecurio's Mythical Marvels is a magical interactive experience that takes everyone to a place where fantastic creatures exist! After the show, kids can make a dragon sock puppet. For all ages.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

 

After School is Cool Craft
Tuesday, February 7, from 3:30-4:30

Park Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Join Miss Pat for a fun craft. This program is for ages 5 through 9 years old, and all materials are supplied by the library. Stay tuned for details.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

Steam Saturday with Miss Myah
Saturday February 11, 1;30-2:30

SteamPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Miss Myah, the science teacher at River School, will be doing cool experiements. This program is for ages kindergarten through 5th grade, and all materials are supplied by the library. Stay tuned for details.

For more information call us at 624-466.

 

Musical Storytime with Marylee
Wednesday, February 15, at 10am

MaryleePark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Marylee Sunseri will be here with her guitar for a musical storytime. This program is for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

Drawing with Dante Rondo
Friday, February 24, from 3:15-4:30

DantePark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Come explore just how much you can get into your black and white drawings using graphite pencils on paper. Expand your abilities in using shading, tone, and contrast to make more expressive and masterful art. All materials are supplied by the library. This program is for ages 9 through 14 years old.

Please pre-register by calling us at 624-4664.

 

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.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

 

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New Resources for Kids

abcmouse


ABCmouse - With more than 3,500 learning activities and 450 lessons, ABCmouse.com is the most comprehensive early learning curriculum available online! For young learners starting at age 2.


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.  Use this link for home access.


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.