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Storybook Crafts

November Storybook Crafts!

Tuesdays @ 2pm


Photo credit: Flickr: CC Children

Come read and craft with Ms. Maryam!

Día de los Muertos

Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead: November 1 & 2

Learn about and celebrate this ancient Latin American holiday with

books, Nov. 1st Toddler Time, and these local events!

Stuffed Animal Sleepover!


(for ages 5-12)

Tuesday, October 16 @ 4:45

What do you think your stuffed animals will do at a library sleepover?

Bring your favorite stuffed animal to a story time and then leave them with us to have a sleepover at the library!

Pick up your friend the next day and see all the fun things they did on our Facebook page!

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month!

hispanic heritage month


1. Check out books from our Hispanic Heritage display in the Children's department. Encourage your child to learn about a different culture, or read more about their own! 


Special Story Time presented by The Little Gym

Join us for a special Pre-school Story Time this coming Wednesday Sept. 26th @ 11am, presented by The Little Gym.

Activities will include parachute play, books, and songs!

Find books about gymnastics and tumbling here!

little gym

My Library is Incredible Because...

Celebrate Library Card Sign Up Month 2018!

mr incredible

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Enter the American Library Association's "My Library is Incredible Because...." contest!

New Family Story Time

Read & Play!

Thursdays @ 7pm

Introducing our new after-school family storytime, geared toward children ages 5 and up. This storytime is meant to engage children's interest in books while promoting positive play interaction.

Come read and play with Miss PJ! 

A free ticket is required and can be picked up 15 minutes prior to the storytime at the children's information desk. Children must be present to receive the ticket.

September is Library Card Sign Up Month!

School-Aged Kids' Tuesday program: Library Card Holders 

 Tuesday, Sept. 4th @ 4:45pm

Make your own library card holder to keep your library card safe and ready to use!

This program is for children ages 5-12. A free ticket is required. Please pick up the ticket at the Children's Information Desk 15 minutes prior to the program.

New Fall Children's programs

Wednesday Preschool Story time - 11:00 AM

Starting Sept. 6th, join our new Children's Specialist, Taylor, on Wednesday mornings for Preschool Story time.

Come sing, read, and make crafts with Miss Taylor!

Taylor as Elsa


Little Engineers - Tuesdays, 2 PM

We are introducing a new 6 week class for preschoolers (3 to 6 year olds). This class will include hands-on activities with Lego Early Simple Machines that investigate wheels, gears, axles and pulleys.

New Baby Times!

New Baby Story Times!

Starting Monday, Sepember 10th, we will offer 2 different Baby Times:

one for babies aged 0-11 months, and another for babies aged 12-18 months.

You can get a free ticket per child from the Children's Desk 15 mintues before each story time begins.


We also have new board books and picture books

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