Children’s Book Week May 9-15 Featuring Special Activities Each Day for Kids

Children’s Book Week May 9-15 features special activities each day for children.

Monday afternoon May 10th Book Buddies meet at 4:30pm in the Robin Bush Room to discuss books they recently read and enjoyed. All kids 8-12 years are invited.

Tuesday afternoon, May 11th is craft day! Children will make Jazzy Utility Jars in the Robin Bush Room at 4:30pm. Children 6-12 years are welcome to come create this exciting craft!

Wednesday afternoon May 12th the InterGen Garden Club Meets in the Robin Bush Room at 4:30pm. Join us young and old for an afternoon of gardening in our own library garden.

Thursday afternoon May 13th Afterschool Storytime takes place at 4:30pm in the Robin Bush Room. Children ages 5-12 years are in for a special storytime treat!

Saturday afternoon May 15th at 2pm children of all ages are invited to attend a special program Catch the Reading Express: A Chris Van Allsburg Tribute presented by Julian Franklin. In this exciting tribute to a great American author and illustrator, children will learn more about the man behind the books, the movies and the mysteries. Discover hidden puzzles that he has included in each of his almost 20 books that will have young readers eager to check out and study his works. Kids will learn about how to craft a great story, how to design an illustration, and how to put the two together to create mysteries and stories of their own.

A special Math & Science Storytime series for Preschoolers begIns again on Thursday, May 13th at 1:30pm in the Earl Elliott Room. In addition our regularly scheduled storytimes will take place throughout the week.

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