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DIY Snap Bracelets

All Day
Central Library Children’s Area
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Library Children’s Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Drop-in at the library to decorate your own snap bracelet. This craft will be kept at the Youth Desk and is first come, first served, while supplies last. One craft per child.  ...

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Children’s Program

Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver over 12 years old.

This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Holidays, Gaming
Event Details:
The mischievous little elf is hiding somewhere in the Children's Area. Can you find him and win a prize? ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Kid's Craft Day: Holiday Tree Bookmarks

December 14, 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
Library Branch: South Side Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Holidays
Event Details:
Kids and families! Drop in at South from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM for our Saturday Craft Day! This week, kids can use our foam stickers and holiday tree foam cutouts to decorate a Holiday Tree Bookmark to take home! For youth ages 5 and up. This is a drop...
This event is in the "Birth-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Storytime

December 14, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Franklin Avenue Library Rosie's Rocket
Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Room: Franklin Avenue Library Rosie's Rocket
Age Group: Birth-Preschool, Children
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
The whole family can come to the library for stories, rhymes and songs. ...
This event is in the "Birth-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Gingerbread Storytime

December 14, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
East Side Library Meeting Room
Library Branch: East Side Library
Room: East Side Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth-Preschool, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Event Details:
Celebrate the best winter spice at East during this special storytime. Hear stories, songs, and more all about gingerbread and cookies, add to our library gingerbread house with your own decorations, and create and decorate your own gingerbread ...

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Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Furry Tales with Caper

December 14, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: South Side Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Children are encouraged to read with Caper, the therapy dog, at South! Caper is a friendly Pembroke Welsh Corgi who loves to hear stories! Walk in and choose a book to read to Caper in the Children's Area! For youth ages 3-12. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Furry Tales

December 14, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Forest Avenue Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Kids! Stop by Rosie's Forest at Forest Avenue Library and read a book to a reading therapy dog! Reading to a dog is a great way to build reading/language skills while making a furry friend!...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Holidays, Gaming
Event Details:
The mischievous little elf is hiding somewhere in the Children's Area. Can you find him and win a prize? ...
This event is in the "Birth-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

CANCELLED Furry Tales with Riley

December 15, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Franklin Avenue Library Rosie's Rocket
Cancelled
Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Room: Franklin Avenue Library Rosie's Rocket
Age Group: Birth-Preschool, Children
Program Type: Play & Learn
Event Details:
This event has been cancelled.   We are sorry for an inconvenience. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Holidays, Gaming
Event Details:
The mischievous little elf is hiding somewhere in the Children's Area. Can you find him and win a prize? ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Forest Avenue Calming Room

December 16, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Forest Avenue Library Study Room
Library Branch: Forest Avenue Library
Room: Forest Avenue Library Study Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Play & Learn
Event Details:
Do you need a calm place to play? Then come to the Forest Avenue Calming Room for a sensory interactive experience! This is an unsupervised, drop-in program for youth. Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver over 12 years old....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Comics Creators

December 16, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Forest Avenue Library
Age Group: Teens, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Love Raina Telgemeier, superheroes, manga, graphic novels, and cartoons? Ready to let your artist flag fly? Then come to Comics Creators! We'll provide the paper and pens, you provide the creativity! This is an unsupervised, drop-in program. Children...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Minecraft Club

December 16, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Side Library Meeting Room
Library Branch: North Side Library
Room: North Side Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Children
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Come build with us! Computers and iPads provided: just bring your imaginations. Ages 8-18....
This event is in the "Birth-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

A Very Merry Rosie Holiday Storytime

December 16, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
South Side Library Meeting Room
Library Branch: South Side Library
Room: South Side Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth-Preschool, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Holidays, Storytimes
Event Details:
Families and kids can join Miss Janee and Rosie the Reader for holiday fun during A Very Merry Rosie Holiday Storytime at 6:30 PM! Kids can hear holiday stories and songs, make holiday crafts and get their picture taken with Rosie the Reader! For you...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Holidays, Gaming
Event Details:
The mischievous little elf is hiding somewhere in the Children's Area. Can you find him and win a prize? ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Franklin Creative Readers Special

December 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Franklin Avenue Library Meeting Room
Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Room: Franklin Avenue Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Cocoa, Cookies, and Canvas! Read a story, explore and create with art and STEM activities! Bring your imagination and join us in the meeting room. Ages 3-8. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Level Up!

December 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Forest Avenue Library Meeting Room
Library Branch: Forest Avenue Library
Room: Forest Avenue Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Join us every Tuesday as we play Minecraft, Roblox, and more. Ages 8-12.  ...
This event is in the "Birth-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Cancelled - Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos y Canciones Bilingües - Cancelado

December 17, 2019
6:00pm - 6:30pm
East Side Library Children’s Area
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Side Library
Room: East Side Library Children’s Area
Age Group: Birth-Preschool, Children
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
There will be no formal program today. Instead, come enjoy some toys, crafts, and games in the Children's Area! No habrá programa formal el día de hoy. En lugar, vengan a disfrutar juguetes, manualidades, y juegos en el área de niñxs! ...
This event is in the "Birth-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Storytime

December 17, 2019
6:15pm - 6:45pm
Franklin Avenue Library Rosie's Rocket
Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Room: Franklin Avenue Library Rosie's Rocket
Age Group: Birth-Preschool, Children
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
The whole family can come to the library for stories, rhymes and songs. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Storytime: Clay Snowmen

December 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Central Library Imagination Station
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Library Imagination Station
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Holidays, Storytimes
Event Details:
Listen to snow-themed stories as we build our own clay snowmen to take home! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Holidays, Gaming
Event Details:
The mischievous little elf is hiding somewhere in the Children's Area. Can you find him and win a prize? ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Forest Avenue Calming Room

December 18, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Forest Avenue Library Study Room
Library Branch: Forest Avenue Library
Room: Forest Avenue Library Study Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Play & Learn
Event Details:
Do you need a calm place to play? Then come to the Forest Avenue Calming Room for a sensory interactive experience! This is an unsupervised, drop-in program for youth. Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver over 12 years old....
This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime

December 18, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Forest Avenue Library Meeting Room
Library Branch: Forest Avenue Library
Room: Forest Avenue Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, movement, and more!...
This event is in the "Children" group.

B.A.M. (Books, Art, Make): Cross-Stitch Pairs

December 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library Imagination Station
Registration
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Central Library Imagination Station
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Here is a chance to learn cross-stitch along with your child, with adult and child pairs. Please register as an adult and a child to take part in this. There is room for 12 pairs! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Pokémon Card Swap

December 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Franklin Avenue Library Meeting Room
Library Branch: Franklin Avenue Library
Room: Franklin Avenue Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Are you looking for a place to trade your Pokémon cards? Come to this monthly program and bring any cards you want to trade. This event is open to children ages seven to eighteen. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Youth Makerspace-Light Up Circuits

December 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Forest Avenue Library Meeting Room
Library Branch: Forest Avenue Library
Room: Forest Avenue Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Play & Learn
Event Details:
Create a circuit using paper, and then make it light up. Perfect for creating a holiday card!  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

A Very Potter Escape Room!

December 18, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
East Side Library Meeting Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Side Library
Room: East Side Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Sign up now for a Very Potter Escape Room!  Solve puzzles, riddles, and clues to unlock the case in our meeting room in this Harry Potter themed escape room.   ...