We offer a variety of programs for children from birth to age 12. Storytimes for preschool aged children include age-appropriate stories, rhymes, songs and activities designed by library professionals to help develop literacy skills and a love of reading. We also provide book-based craft and activity programs for school aged children throughout the year and summer reading clubs for all ages.
(for ages 6 to 9 years)Saturday, March 25 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmSaturdays, April 1, 22 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmShow us your building talents in this creative and collaborative building program. Registration starts the Monday before each Saturday program, in person or by phone. Spaces are limited, so register early.
(for ages 10 to 14 years)Saturday, March 25 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSaturdays, April 1, 22 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmMake your defences strong to survive in Minecraft! Registration starts the Monday before each Saturday program, in person or by phone. Spaces are limited, so register early.
(for ages 6-12 years)Friday, March 31 10:00 am - 8:00 pmTravel the universe as you try out various activities set up throughout the children's department. No registration required. Free!
(for ages 6-12 years)Saturday, April 8 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmEach month we will introduce kids to really cool gadgets and gizmos. Build robots, try your hand at computer programming, or create using our 3D printer, just to mention a few. No registration required. Free!
Saturday, April 29 11:15 am - 1:00 pmFollowing Family Storytime, bring your little ones for a photo opportunity--green screen style! Choose from a selection of spring backgrounds and props, then have the photo emailed to you just in time for Mother's Day! Register in advance for your 20-minute time slot. Please arrive 20 minutes before your time slot to choose your background and props.
Every program includes age appropriate stories, rhymes, songs and activities designed by library professionals to help children develop literacy skills and a love of reading.Space is limited. Please register in advance. Registration begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. FREE!
(ages birth to 12 months)Wednesdays 11:00 - 11:30 amFridays 11:15 - 11:45 amMarch 29 - May 19Babytime is an interactive program for infants and their caregivers, that introduces a life-long love of books with songs, active rhymes and stories.
(ages 12 to 35 months)Wednesdays 10:15 - 10:45 amThursdays 10:15 - 10:45 amMarch 29 - May 18Toddler Tales is an active program for toddlers and their caregivers with stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft.
(ages 3 to 5 years)Thursdays 11:00 - 11:45 amFridays 10:15 - 11:00 amMarch 30 - May 19Tales & Tunes is a musical storytime for preschoolers that will cultivate a love of books with stories, songs, active rhymes and a craft.
(ages 1 to 5 years)Saturdays 10:30 - 11:15 amJanuary 7 - May 13Join us in the program room for this interactive storytime for families with toddlers and preschoolers that include stories, songs, active rhymes and a craft. No registration required.