Storytime

Gingerbread House Craft

Gingerbread HouseNight Before ChristmasFriday, December 22nd at 2:00 pm come to the library to hear a story and make a gingerbread house. Listen to the story The Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore and illustrated by Antonio Javier Caparo, then make your own Gingerbread house for the holidays. We will have graham crackers, frosting and lots of candy to help you build a masterpiece.  There is extra to snack on while you build. Space is limited, so come 30 minutes early to get a free ticket at the desk. This program is for children 6-11 years old.

Halloween Storytime and Dr. Frankenstein’s Lab Blindfold Tour October 28th @ 11:30 PM [6+]

On Saturday, October 28th at 11:30, the Parker Williams Branch Library will be hosting a special family Halloween Storytime in the children’s area.

We read a few books, sing a few songs, and have a costume parade around the library.

Afterwards, we will be taking those brave enough for a blindfold tour of Dr. Frankenstein’s Lab to touch some of the specimens and oddities.

Join us for a screaming good time. 

Baby Bookworms: an infant story time

Join us at the Fairbanks Branch Library on Tuesdays at 11:15 am for Baby Bookworms! All babies ages 0-18 months are welcome to come for songs, finger plays, and nursery rhymes.  Pick up your ticket at 10:45 to come to the program.

Children's Weekly Run-Down

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN! We will be taking a break for the rest of this month from special programming.

Our Story times continue as normal! Be here for Toddler Time** on Tuesday @ 10 AM and @ 10:30 AM, Infant Lapsit Storytime @ 11:15 AM on Tuesday and @ 11 AM on Thursday, and Preschool Storytime on Wednesday @ 11 AM.
We also have KINDERMUSIK, a music and movement program for all ages, Aug. 26th @ 10:30 AM in place of family storytime! Come join us for all the fun!

**Tickets required upon entry. Pick up your free ticket at the Children's Reference Desk before entering your story time. Tickets will be given to the first 30 children and their caregivers the day of the scheduled event.

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Children's Weekly Run-Down

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN! Back to school time is here and we are ending the Summer with a concert by Andyroo and the Andyrooniverse on Monday the 14th @ 7 PM!

We will be taking a break for the rest of this month from special programming.

Our Story times continue as normal! Be here for Toddler Time** on Tuesday @ 10 AM and @ 10:30 AM, Infant Lapsit Storytime @ 11:15 AM on Tuesday and @ 11 AM on Thursday, and Preschool Storytime on Wednesday @ 11 AM. We also have our Family Storytime presented on Saturday @ 10:30 where you can enjoy stories and a craft!

**Tickets required upon entry. Pick up your free ticket at the Children's Reference Desk before entering your story time. Tickets will be given to the first 30 children and their caregivers the day of the scheduled event.

(Image courtesy of www.Pixabay.com)

Children's Weekly Run-Down

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN! The final week of our 2017 Summer Reading Program is here!

Our Story times continue as normal! Be here for Toddler Time** on Tuesday @ 10 AM and @ 10:30 AM, Infant Lapsit Storytime @ 11:15 AM on Tuesday and @ 11 AM on Thursday, and Preschool Storytime on Wednesday @ 11 AM. We also have our Family Storytime presented on Saturday @ 10:30 where you can enjoy stories and a craft!

**Tickets required upon entry. Pick up your free ticket at the Children's Reference Desk before entering your story time. Tickets will be given to the first 30 children and their caregivers the day of the scheduled event.

BUILD: A BETTER WORLD: Join us for the last meeting of our Maker Monday Club on Monday the 7th of August @ 2:15 PM. We will be building and creating a new and exciting craft out of recycled materials every week!

This week will also hold the final meeting of the Family Chess Club on Tuesday, the 8th of August @ 1 PM. Whether you are learning, expanding your knowledge, or just want to have fun, come by our Family Chess Club!

We will also have our final Block Party this Friday the 11th of August @ 2:15 PM!

Be sure to log all your reading for the summer and come in to redeem your prizes!

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Children's Weekly Run-Down

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN!
Our Story times continue with their new schedule! Be here for Toddler Time** on Tuesday @ 10 AM and @ 10:30 AM, Infant Lapsit Storytime @ 11:15 AM on Tuesday and @ 11 AM on Thursday, and Preschool Storytime on Wednesday @ 11 AM. We also have our Family Storytime presented on Saturday @ 10:30 where you can enjoy stories and a craft!

**Tickets required upon entry. Pick up your free ticket at the Children's Reference Desk before entering your story time. Tickets will be given to the first 30 children and their caregivers the day of the scheduled event.

BUILD: A BETTER WORLD: Join us for the eighth meeting of our Maker Monday Club on Monday the 31st of July @ 2:15 PM. We will be building and creating a new and exciting craft out of recycled materials every week!

We will be having the final meeting of our Tween Game Day on Tuesday, the 1st of August@ 2 PM. Online registration required.

Our special summer program for the week will be on Thursday, the 3rd of August, @ 2:15 PM. See the amazing juggling talents of comedic juggler Claude Sims. A performance for all ages, it promises to be a show filled with tricks, stunts, and plenty of laughs.

We will also have our ninth Block Party this Friday the 4th of August @ 2:15 PM!

This week will also hold the fourth meeting of the Family Chess Club on Saturday, the 5th of August @ 1 PM. Whether you are learning, expanding your knowledge, or just want to have fun, come by our Family Chess Club!

(Image courtesy of www.Pixabay.com)

 

Children's Weekly Run-Down

Our Story times continue with their new schedule! Be here for Toddler Time** on Tuesday @ 10 AM and @ 10:30 AM, Infant Lapsit Storytime @ 11:15 AM on Tuesday and @ 11 AM on Thursday, and Preschool Storytime on Wednesday @ 11 AM. We also have our Family Storytime presented on Saturday @ 10:30 where you can enjoy stories and a craft!

**Tickets required upon entry. Pick up your free ticket at the Children's Reference Desk before entering your story time. Tickets will be given to the first 30 children and their caregivers the day of the scheduled event.

BUILD: A BETTER WORLD: Join us for the seventh meeting of our Maker Monday Club on Monday the 24th of July @ 2:15 PM. We will be building and creating a new and exciting craft out of recycled materials every week!

Our special summer Program this week is on Thursday, the 27th of July, @ 2:15 PM and is a hands-on workshop with Julian Franklin called "SImple Machines – Work Smarter, Not Harder!" Kids will learn to handle wheels, pulleys, levers, wedges, incline planes, and screws in a way that teaches them to use simple machines to work smarter, not harder.

We will also have our eighth Block Party this Friday the 28th of July @ 2:15 PM!

(Image courtesy of www.Pixabay.com)

 

Princess Belle Visted the Library

Princess BelleToday we had a special vistor, Princess Belle came and read her story the Beauty and the Beast, sang songs and danced with the children.  Everyone had an enchanted time.  Belle took a tour of the library and reminded everyone how important it is to read, invent and have adventures. Be sure to check the calendar for more fun at the library.   

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