April Events in the Children's Department

Looking for some fun activities for the children in April?  Here are some events we will have in the Children's Department.

Maker Monday - 4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23 and 4/30 at 4:30 pm.  This weekly afterschool program for children 5-12 years old features a craft or activity.  Tickets given out at 4:00 pm.

Tween Afternoon Art - 4/4, 4/11, 4/18, and 4/25 at 4:30 pm.  This weekly art history program is for children 8-12 years old.  It will feature historical information and an art activity each week in April..  Tickets given out at 4:00 pm.

Family Storytime - Saturdays 4/7 and 4/21 at 11:00 am.  These storytimes features stories, songs, and fingerplays for the whole family.  No tickets are needed for this program.

Pajama Storytime - Thursdays 4/12 and 4/26 at 6:00 pm.  These evening storytimes feature stories, songs, fingerplays and a craft.  Children are welcome to wear pajamas and slippers and bring a stuffed animal or blanket to the program.  Tickets given out at 5:30 pm for this program for the whole family.

Recycled Crafts - Celebrate Earth Day by attending this crafts program on Thursday, April 19 at 4:30 pm.  We'll have lots of craft supplies available  for children to make whatever inspires them.  We'll also have books on recycling available to check out.  Tickets given out at 4:00 pm.

Baby Playtime- Friday April 20 @ 10:00 am.  This program is for children from infants through 18 months old.  No tickets are needed.   

Book Club - Join us on Friday, April 20 @ 4:30 pm for a discussion Katre Di Camillo's book "Tale of Desperaux."  We'll have a brief discussion of the book and then see a film adaptation.  Tickets given out at 4:00 pm.

Toddlers in Motion - Friday, April 27 @ 10:15 am.  This program is for children 18 months old to 3 years.  They should wear loose and comfortable clothes so they can dance and move around to the beat.  Tickets given out at 10:00 am.

Tween Craft Program - Friday, April 27 at 4:30 pm.  This program is for children 8-12 years old.  They will be decorating a rock with paint.  Tickets given out at 4:00 pm.