Event Tags: Children's Programs

Fall Family Painting (Ages 1.5 – 5 and caregiver)

Fall Family Painting (Ages 1.5 – 5 and caregiver)

Take home activity kit for ages 1.5 – 5 years and a caregiver Available mid-November Spend time together as you create fall themed paintings with non-toxic tempera paint. Use provided stencils to make shapes appear after the paint has dried. This is a messy activity. Registration is required. Register here. Our staff will email you when the kit is ready for pickup. Then you can pick up anytime we are open & on your schedule.

Being Thankful Mindfulness Kit (Grades K-5)

Being Thankful Mindfulness Kit (Grades K-5)

Take home activity kit for Grades K-5 Available week of 11/19 Practice mindfulness skills like reflection and focus on the positive with thankfulness based art. Differentiated by grade level grouping. Registration is required. Register here. Our staff will email you when each kit is ready for pickup. Then you can pick up anytime we are open on your schedule.

Slime-y Science (Grades K-5)

Slime-y Science (Grades K-5)

Age range: Grades K-5 Take Home Kit Only: Available week of 11/12 Zoom: Thursday, 11/11, 4:00 – 5:00 PM REGISTER HERE. Join our Zoom Slime tutorial for tips and a chance to share with other kids. This activity is available as just a take home kit or as a take-home kit and a digital class. Slime lovers and those new to slime are welcome to join us on Zoom as we make slime together and talk all things messy! This time, we’re making whiteboard slime, which you can really draw on! Supplies provided. Registration is required. Register here. You will need to pick up the supply kit for this program in advance. Our staff will contact you via email when the supplies are ready to pick up.

Fruit, Veggies, and Leaf Stampers (Grades K-2)

Fruit, Veggies, and Leaf Stampers (Grades K-2)

In-Person event for grades K-2, Make art with nature Saturday, 11/6, 1:00 – 2:00 PM – In-Person REGISTER HERE. It’s fall! And fall means leaves, pumpkins, and crafts! Join us as we create some amazing crafts with nature. This event will be held outside, if weather allows. Otherwise, it will be held indoors. Registration required. Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two years old MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. We highly suggest but do not require vaccinated patrons mask up at indoor events.

Harvest Sensory Bin Kit (Ages 1.5 – 5 years and caregiver)

Harvest Sensory Bin Kit (Ages 1.5 – 5 years and caregiver)

Take home activity kit for ages 1.5 – 5 years and a caregiver Available late October/early November Create a sensory bin designed to help children discover through play. Explore healthy foods at harvest time and work on fine motor skills with this kit, differentiated based on age.  You will need your own tub or container. Registration required. Register here. Our staff will email you when the kit is ready for pickup. Then you can pick up anytime we are open & on your schedule.  

Fall S.T.E.M. Kit (Grades K-5)

Fall S.T.E.M. Kit (Grades K-5)

Take home activity kit for Grades K-5 Available week of 11/05 Explore science, math, engineering, and art with a fall twist. You won’t be-leaf how much fun it will be! Differentiated by grade level grouping. Registration required. Register here. Our staff will email you when each kit is ready for pickup. Then you can pick up anytime we are open on your schedule.

Mad Science: Gel Creators

Mad Science: Gel Creators

Digital event for ages 6-10, Make gels with science Thursday, 10/28, 4:00-5:00 PM – Live on Zoom Learn about gels & how they are made as we do science together over Zoom. Harden liquids like magic and show off your creations to other kids. Supplies and instructions will be provided, though caregiver supervision is recommended, especially for developing readers. You will need to pick up the supply kit for this program in advance. Registration is required. Register here. 

Monster Math (Ages 1.5 – 5 years)

Monster Math (Ages 1.5 – 5 years)

Take home activity kit for ages 1.5 – 5 years and a caregiver Available mid-October Measure, count, and sort with this kit, which uses monsters to encourage math learning. Kits for ages 3-5 will include M&Ms or Skittles for use in the activity. No candy will be used for activities for children under 3. Registration required. Register here. Our staff will email you when the kit is ready for pickup. Then you can pick up anytime we are open & on your schedule.

Witch and Wizard Ring Toss Kit (Grades K-2)

Witch and Wizard Ring Toss Kit (Grades K-2)

Take home activity kit for Grades K-2 and their families. Available the week of 10/22 This kit will include materials for children in grades Kindergarten – 2nd grade to create a witch or wizard hat ring toss game. Challenge family and friends to a ring toss showdown using supplies you made! Registration required. Register here. Our staff will email you when the kit is ready for pickup. Then you can pick up anytime we are open on your schedule.

Bead Creatures Kit (Grades 3-5)

Bead Creatures Kit (Grades 3-5)

Take home activity kit for Grades 3-5 Available the weeks of 10/22 Learn how to make bead animal keychains that are great for backpacks and gifts. Includes a tutorial. Registration required. Register here. Our staff will email you when each kit is ready for pickup. Then you can pick up anytime we are open on your schedule.