Read Smile, the acclaimed graphic novel by Raina Telgemeier, about a sixth-grader who's dealing with braces, a major earthquake, boy confusion, and friends who turn out to be not so friendly. Then join us in the Children's Room to discuss the book.
Carl Fredricksen, a 78-year-old balloon salesman, is about to fulfill a lifelong dream. Tying thousands of balloons to his house, he flies away to the South American wilderness. But curmudgeonly Carl's worst nightmare comes true when he discovers a little boy named Russell is a stowaway aboard.
Food, pillows, and blankets are welcome.
STEAM involves science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics initiatives for children and teens. Join us each month for an exciting afternoon as we perform an out of this world experiment or reach for new artistic heights. It's time for learning and potential.
Today we are celebrating that well known porker, Olivia the Pig. Join us in the children's room this afternoon as we read some of Ian Falconer's Olivia stories and participate in a piggy themed craft. All craft supplies will be provided. For ages 5 and up.
It's almost Thanksgiving! Let's get ready by watching a Charlie Brown Thanksgiving and participating in a turkey craft! Maybe this year we can help Charlie get the ball away from Lucy - but if not, we can all still be thankful for a fun filled afternoon. All craft supplies will be provided. For ages 5 and up.
That silly monkey is back in the children's room to join us for a fun filled afternoon. We'll have a special themed craft and books on hand for you to check out. Who knows? Maybe the man in the yellow hat will leave us his special hat to pose in. All craft supplies will be provided. For ages 5 and up.
November 14 is William Steig's birthday, the well known illustrator and author of children's books like Shrek. If you're loud, green and possibly an ogre, then you might want to join us in the children's room. We'll have a fun craft inspired by Shrek that you can take home.