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Click here to see our 2018 Poster Contest Entries!

 

 

 

Vote for Your Favorite Great American Read (For chapter book readers)

September 1st – October 18th • All Day

PBS’s “Great American Read” celebrates the power of reading, through America’s 100 best-loved novels as chosen in a national survey. Vote for your favorite. Click here for Great American Read titles found in the Kids’ Library. Vote online by following this link. Voting closes October 18.

 

 

 

Tales from the Crypt Scary Writing Contest (For grades K-8)

September 17th – October 15th • All Day

Pull your creepiest ideas out of the crypt for this year’s scary writing contest and write an original story, poem, or headstone epitaph. Kids in kindergarten through eighth grade may submit entries until 9:00 p.m. Monday, October 15. Winners will get a Barnes and Noble gift certificate, will get their work published in magazine, and will get to read their entry at a program on Sunday, October 28 at 3:00 p.m.

 

 

 

Kids’ Makery Craft Lab (Grades 3-5)

September 26th • 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Learn how to use makerspace equipment for your own future projects. (Kids younger than middle school must be directly supervised while in the Makery outside of this class.)

 

 

 

 

Open LEGO Building (For kids and families)

September 29th • 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Drop in throughout this program to build something awesome with our many LEGOs.

 

 

 

 

We Love Reading! (For grades K-1)

Mondays, October 1st – November 12th • 3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

This storytime supports the skills that kids need in order to master reading through specially chosen stories, crafts, and fun-filled activities. Each week is a new theme to learn about and enjoy!

 

 

Free to Be Three Storytime Series (Age 3)

Wednesdays, October 3rd – November 15th • 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

This storytime supports the skills that kids need in order to master reading through specially chosen stories, crafts, and fun-filled activities. Each week is a new theme to learn about and enjoy!

 

 

“Drive-In” Family Movie (For families)

October 4th • 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Enjoy a family-friendly movie on the first Thursday of each month. Sit in one of our drive-in “cars” and enjoy the show. Dry snacks are allowed. No peanuts please.
October 4: Finding Nemo, rated G, 92 minutes.

 

 

 

 

Kindie-Rock with Kevin Farris (For families)

October 8th • 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

“Kevin and the Infinite Possibilities” blends song, movement, and storytelling to inspire kids to live creatively in this interactive show.