Books Alive! Week 2017 starts Monday, March 13

  :Looking for something fun and free to do during Spring Break?  Well, Freeman Library continues with the tradition of having a program on each day of the week during Spring Break (3/13/17 - 3/17/17).  These programs, along with many throughout the year, are sponsored through the generous donations of the Friends of Freeman Library.  Here are the upcoming programs in the Children's Department:

Monday, March 13 - Marsha's Petting Zoo  - over 20 adorable animals such as deer, ducks, a llama, and more at 2:30-4 pm on the Diana Lane side of the LIbrary.  No tickets needed - just a little patience waiting in line.

Baby Playtime on Friday, March 10 at 10:00 am

Children from infants through 18 months old will enjoy hanging out with other babies and their grown ups this Friday, March 10 at 10:00 am at Baby Playtime.   This fun program features board books, toys, and lots of bubbles.   We'll be doing a fun springtime art project.  Best of all - no tickets are needed for this program.  Thank you to the Friends of Freeman Library for supporting this program throughout the years with new toys to explore.

Bi-Lingual English/Chinese Storytime on Monday, March 6 @ 10:15 am

Join us Monday morning March 6 at 10:15 am for Bi-Lingual English/Chinese Storytime.  This program features stories and songs in English and Chinese.    The program will end with a fun craft of making a fish.   Recommended for children 3-5 years old.   Tickets are required.  They are free and available when we open at 10:00 am.   Thank you to the Friends of Freeman Library for supporting this program.

Pajama Storytime on Thursday, March 2 @ 6:00 pm

Children and their grown ups are invited to Freeman's monthly Pajama Storytime on Thursday, March 2 at 6:00 pm.  This fun family outing is held on the first Thursday of the month.  The program features stories, songs, and fingerplays as well as a craft or activity at the end of the program.  Children are welcome to wear pajamas and bring a snuggly blanket or stuffed toy.

Tickets are required. They are free and available at the Kids Information Desk starting at 5:30 pm.  Thank you to the Friends of Freeman Library for their generous support of this program.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Freeman children are invited to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss on Thursday, March 2 at 4:30 pm.  Schools, libraries, and bookstores around the world are celebrating on this same day.   We'll have fun crafts, games, and a special treat to celebrate his many contributions to children's literature.

This program is designed for children of all ages.  Tickets are required.  They are free and available in the Children's Department starting at 4:00 pm.  Due to the popularity of this program, we recommend that children and their grown up arrive 15-20 minutes before the tickets are to be distributed.  Special thanks to the Friends of Freeman Library for their generous support of this program each year.