Family Programs

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Haunted House Craft

Who needs to go to a haunted house when you can make your own? Join us for a spooktacular afternoon as we make a miniature house that can be decorated for Halloween. Halloween related books will be available to read or for check out. It's ghastly, it's ghoulish - it's just plain fun! For ages 6 and up. All materials will be provided. 
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Paper Ninja Puppets

Are you as swift as a rabbit? Cunning as a snake? Tricky as a panther? No - well that's OK! This afternoon we will learn about the Japanese ninja through books and a fun craft. We will make a fantastic paper bag ninja that you can take home and keep. Who knows? Maybe this will inspire you to become the next hokage. For ages 6 and up.
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Honey Bee Craft

Did you know that September is National Honey month?  Let's honor all of those hardworking honey bees! Join us for a fun and informative craft as we learn more about these special creatures. For ages 5 and up. 
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First Day of Autumn

Winter is coming but until then let's enjoy the glorious change in season. Thursday September 22nd is the first day of autumn. Join us for a lovely afternoon as we participate in an autumnal craft. Books will be on hand for checkout. For ages 5 and up. 
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Teddy Bear Jamboree

Come on sleepyheads! Before winter sets in and animals start to hibernate, let's have a teddy bear jamboree. We'll read some bear related books as well have material on hand for check out. Best of all, join us for a fun teddy bear themed craft that you can take home. For ages 6 and up. 

Kids Club: Dinosaurs

Have a love for dinosaurs? This Kids Club is for you! Join us as we explore books about dinosaurs, then create your own dinosaur out of pasta. Ages 12 and under.
Curious George 75th Birthday

Monkey See, Monkey Do, We Want To Celebrate With You!

2016 marks the 75th birthday of everyone’s favorite monkey - Curious George! Help us celebrate George’s birthday on Saturday, Sept. 17 from 2 - 4 p.m. Join us for a short Curious George movie and several Curiosity Stations. Enjoy a happy birthday snack in honor of George’s special day. There will be an appearance by a surprise guest! Space is limited so R.S.V.P. at the Children's desk.
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Paper Plate Apple Craft

Come enjoy a craft of making apples out of plates and get ready for Fall! Appropriate for ages 3-5.
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Monthly Family Film

Our monthly film is happening again for children and families!   We'll be hosting a great movie for ages 2 and older. This month's film is "Homeward Bound : The Incredible Journey" Please join us!
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Early Literacy Baby/Toddler Play Date

Enjoy homemade early literacy toys with your babies and toddlers, get inspired to make your own at home with every day objects, and get tips on building a foundation for your child to learn and read through play. We will meet from 10 a.m. to noon. For children ages 0-3 and their caregivers.