Kids Events

Miss Katie Sings

Friday, May 14, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
children of all ages (geared for preschool and below)
We're so excited to have Miss Katie join us again for a virtual sing along! Miss Katie is a children's music teacher and performer based in Chicago. She believes strongly in using music to promote social-emotional development, self-expression, and creative play. Miss Katie produces videos under “Miss Katie Sings”, as well as teaches virtual music exploration classes in schools and organizations across the US.
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Children

Cartooning: A Tale of Two Tails

Saturday, May 15, 2021 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Grades K-6
one registration per family or device
Get your paper and pencils ready for a virtual drawing class led by cartoonist Mark Anderson! We'll draw tons of animals with amazing tails with their own amazing stories! Please enter your email address for connection details.
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Children

Stuffed Animal Time

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 10:00am
children of all ages (geared for babies-preschool)
Join us over Zoom with a special stuffed animal, lovey, or doll. We'll read, play, and sing together. For each week of Stuffed Animal Time Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Stuffed Animal Time

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 10:00am
children of all ages (geared for babies-preschool)
Join us over Zoom with a special stuffed animal, lovey, or doll. We'll read, play, and sing together. For each week of Stuffed Animal Time Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Kindergarten Readiness

Monday, May 17, 2021 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
geared for 4-5 year olds
Calling all Pre-K! Join us on Zoom as we read and participate in activities that will help prepare us for kindergarten! Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Fun Food Bingo

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
geared for toddlers-early elementary school students
Let's get to know some fun foods and play bingo over Zoom! Registered participants can pick up a bingo kit at the library beginning May 4. If you are unable to pick up a kit a bingo card template and list of foods will be sent along with your Zoom link the day before the program. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Wheel of Fun

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 -
4:00pm to 4:30pm
Grades K-6
Let's virtually spin that wheel! Can you stand on one leg for 30 seconds? Would you rather only eat pizza or ice cream for a week? You never know what activities or questions will come up when we spin the wheel of fun. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Stuffed Animal Time

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 10:00am
children of all ages (geared for babies-preschool)
Join us over Zoom with a special stuffed animal, lovey, or doll. We'll read, play, and sing together. For each week of Stuffed Animal Time Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Stuffed Animal Time

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 10:00am
children of all ages (geared for babies-preschool)
Join us over Zoom with a special stuffed animal, lovey, or doll. We'll read, play, and sing together. For each week of Stuffed Animal Time Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

After School Draw Along

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 -
4:00pm to 4:30pm
geared for K-6
Grab some paper and a pencil for a virtual draw along! Learn step-by-step how to draw something new! Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Art for Little Hands

Thursday, May 20, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for preschool and younger
Let's do some art over Zoom! Registered participants can pick up a supply kit from the library beginning May 6. If you are unable to pick up a kit, a list of supplies will be included with your Zoom link. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Learn to Weave

Thursday, May 20, 2021 -
4:00pm to 4:30pm
grades K-6
Let's craft over Zoom! Learn to weave on a mini DIY loom to make a multitude of projects. Registered participants can pick up a supply kit from the library beginning April 29.
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Children

Stuffed Animal Time

Friday, May 21, 2021 - 10:00am
children of all ages (geared for babies-preschool)
Join us over Zoom with a special stuffed animal, lovey, or doll. We'll read, play, and sing together. For each week of Stuffed Animal Time Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Stuffed Animal Time

Friday, May 21, 2021 - 10:00am
children of all ages (geared for babies-preschool)
Join us over Zoom with a special stuffed animal, lovey, or doll. We'll read, play, and sing together. For each week of Stuffed Animal Time Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Puppet Playtime

Monday, May 24, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
children of all ages (geared for baby-preschool)
Join us over Zoom for a puppet show and movement activities! We'll tell stories using our puppets and a stage. For each week of Puppet Playtime Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Puppet Playtime

Monday, May 24, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
children of all ages (geared for baby-preschool)
Join us over Zoom for a puppet show and movement activities! We'll tell stories using our puppets and a stage. For each week of Puppet Playtime Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Bouncing Babies and Toddling Tots

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for babies and toddlers
Join us on Zoom for some of our favorite lap bounces, action rhymes, and more. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Tween Book Discussion: Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 -
6:30pm to 7:00pm
Grades 3-6
Join us for a virtual book discussion of Where the Mountain Meets the Moon. Registered participants can pick up a copy of the book beginning April 27 during Grab & Go hours in the library or using our curbside service.
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Children

Puppet Playtime

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
children of all ages (geared for baby-preschool)
Join us over Zoom for a puppet show and movement activities! We'll tell stories using our puppets and a stage. For each week of Puppet Playtime Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Puppet Playtime

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
children of all ages (geared for baby-preschool)
Join us over Zoom for a puppet show and movement activities! We'll tell stories using our puppets and a stage. For each week of Puppet Playtime Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

K-2 Book Discussion: Buttons the Kitten

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 -
6:15pm to 6:45pm
Grades K-2
Join us for a virtual book discussion of Buttons the Kitten. Read the book independently or with a family member. Registered participants can pick up a copy of the book beginning April 28 during Grab & Go hours in the library or using our curbside service. Please register each child that will be participating and will need a copy of the book. Include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Art for Little Hands

Thursday, May 27, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for preschool and younger
Let's do some art over Zoom! Registered participants can pick up a supply kit from the library beginning May 6. If you are unable to pick up a kit, a list of supplies will be included with your Zoom link. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Kamishibai

Thursday, May 27, 2021 -
4:00pm to 4:30pm
geared for grades K-6
Let's learn about Kamishibai, a form of Japanese storytelling, over Zoom! We'll read Kamishibai Man and work on our projects. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Puppet Playtime

Friday, May 28, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
children of all ages (geared for baby-preschool)
Join us over Zoom for a puppet show and movement activities! We'll tell stories using our puppets and a stage. For each week of Puppet Playtime Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Puppet Playtime

Friday, May 28, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
children of all ages (geared for baby-preschool)
Join us over Zoom for a puppet show and movement activities! We'll tell stories using our puppets and a stage. For each week of Puppet Playtime Monday, Wednesday, and Friday's class will be the same. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Monthly Kahoot Quiz: Gr. K-2

Monday, May 31, 2021 - 5:00pm
Grades K-2
Register for a link to our monthly Kahoot quiz for the chance to win a book! Please include your email address for instructions and a link to the quiz. Quizzes will be sent out June 1.
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Children

Monthly Kahoot Quiz: Gr 3-6

Monday, May 31, 2021 - 5:00pm
Grades 3-6
Register for a link to our monthly Kahoot quiz for the chance to win a book! Please include your email address for instructions and a link to the quiz. Quizzes will be sent out June 1.
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Children

Sticker Bingo (virtual): 10am

Thursday, June 3, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for children with caregiver
Join us on Zoom for a game of sticker bingo. Registered participants can pick up a bingo kit from the library beginning June 1. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Sticker Bingo (virtual): 10am

Thursday, June 3, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for children with caregiver
Join us on Zoom for a game of sticker bingo. Registered participants can pick up a bingo kit from the library beginning June 1. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Sticker Bingo: 11am

Thursday, June 3, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
geared for children with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for a game of sticker bingo. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/group. Registered participants will receive bingo kits when they arrive for the program.
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Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Sticker Bingo: 11am

Thursday, June 3, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
geared for children with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for a game of sticker bingo. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/group. Registered participants will receive bingo kits when they arrive for the program.
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Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 10am

Friday, June 4, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
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Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 10am

Friday, June 4, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
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Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 11am

Friday, June 4, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
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Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 11am

Friday, June 4, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
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Children
Storytime

Storytime: Great Beginnings (Virtual)

Monday, June 7, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Great Beginnings is geared for birth-23 months. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Storytime: Great Beginnings (Virtual)

Monday, June 7, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Great Beginnings is geared for birth-23 months. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool (Virtual)

Monday, June 7, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Preschool storytime is geared for 3-5 years. Each week, Monday's and Friday's class will be the same. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool (Virtual)

Monday, June 7, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Preschool storytime is geared for 3-5 years. Each week, Monday's and Friday's class will be the same. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Kindergarten Readiness

Monday, June 7, 2021 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
geared for 4-5 year olds
Calling all Pre-K! Join us on the West Plaza as we read and participate in activities that will help prepare us for kindergarten!
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Children

Bring Your Own Blanket Family Storytime

Monday, June 7, 2021 -
7:00pm to 7:30pm
geared for children with their family
Join us on the West Plaza for a family storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
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Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Family Storytime

Monday, June 7, 2021 -
7:00pm to 7:30pm
geared for children with their family
Join us on the West Plaza for a family storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
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Children
Storytime

Virtual Bilingual Storytime: Spanish

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
children of all ages
Join Alejandra from Language Labs for a virtual bilingual storytime! We'll read, sing, and learn colors together in Spanish. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Virtual Bilingual Storytime: Spanish

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
children of all ages
Join Alejandra from Language Labs for a virtual bilingual storytime! We'll read, sing, and learn colors together in Spanish. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Storytime: Toddler Time (Virtual)

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Toddler Time is geared for 2-3 years. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Storytime: Toddler Time (Virtual)

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Toddler Time is geared for 2-3 years. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Pop-up Project: Self Portraits

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
grades 6 and under with family
weather permitting
Pop over and join us on the West Plaza for a pop-up self portrait project! Completed self portraits will be displayed in the Youth Services department. We'll provide all the supplies.
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Children

Storytime Stations

Thursday, June 10, 2021 -
10:00am to 11:00am
geared for babies-preschool
weather permitting
Visit the West Plaza for some Early Childhood stations you can navigate at your own pace! We'll be focusing on reading, writing, singing, talking, and playing. Please practice social distancing and wear a mask.
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Children

Families Families Families Storytime (Virtual)

Thursday, June 10, 2021 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
geared for early elementary and younger
Every family is unique and special. Let's read about all different kinds of families together. Then we'll spend a little time drawing a picture of our family. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 10am

Friday, June 11, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime