Youth Programs

Selected upcoming programs -- part of our exciting lineup! Click here to go to our Event Calendar for a full listing. There's always something happening at the library!


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Summer Reading 2015

Read, attend special programs, and earn your way to a free book throughout the summer.

Summer Reading starts June 12


Featured Programs

Mystery T-Shirt

Heroic T-Shirt Design Competition

Entries are due by Tuesday, June 30
Up to Grade 6

In cooperation with the Couch to 5K program you are invited to enter a heroic t-shirt design competition with the themne of heroes. The winning design will be used on t-shirts worn by the runners. Entry forms and rules are available at the Youth Desk.


The cover of 'The Incredibles'

Summer Family Movies: The Incredibles

Friday, June 26 at 1:30 p.m.

Cool off at the Library and watch movies with incredible heroes and despicable villians.


Superhero taking a selfie

Super Selfie Photo Exhibit

Entries are due by Friday, August 7
All Ages

Capture your inner hero in our "Super Selfie" photo exhibit. Entry forms will be available beginning Friday, June 12 and entries are due Friday, August 7. Photos will be displayed in the Library.


Minecraft Logo

Minecraft: Grades 3 to 6

Thursday, July 2 at 3:15 p.m.
or Thursday, June 2 at 4:30 p.m.
Grades 3 to 6
*Registration Required

If you enjoy playing Minecraft, come to the Library to play with other Micecraft enthusiasts.


Dog

Ruff Readers

Saturday, July 11 from 10:00 a.m. to noon
Ages 6 and up
*Registration Required

Read aloud to the best listener on earth - a specially trained dog from Therapy Dogs International.


Playing with Clay

Art Smart July

Tuesday, July 14 at 10:30 a.m.
or Tuesday, July 14 at 2:00 p.m.
All Ages

More shapes, colors, and textures to touch, manipulate, and create in a room where imaginations run wild. Not an artist? Not a problem!


The cover of 'Big Hero 6'

Summer Family Movies: Big Hero 6

Friday, July 24 at 1:30 p.m.

Cool off at the Library and watch movies with incredible heroes and despicable villians.


Water Rocket

Water Rockets: A Father and Child Experiment

Saturday, July 18 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
or Saturday, July 18 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
*Registration Required

Join Marc "Rocketman" Center for some indoor-outdoor fun. Father and child teams will construct water-powered rockets made from recycled 2-liter soda bottles and launch them on the Library's lawn. Partricipants should bring two emty 2-liter soda bottles. Registration is limited to one session per child.


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Minecraft: Grades 3 to 6

Tuesday, July 14 at 3:15 p.m.
Grades 3 to 6
*Registration Required

If you enjoy playing Minecraft, come to the Library to play with other Micecraft enthusiasts.


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Minecraft: Grades 1 and 2

Tuesday, July 28 at 3:15 p.m.
Grades 1 and 2
*Registration Required

If you enjoy playing Minecraft, come to the Library to play with other Micecraft enthusiasts.


Dog

Ruff Readers

Tuesday, July 28 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Ages 6 and up
*Registration Required

Read aloud to the best listener on earth - a specially trained dog from Therapy Dogs International.


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Minecraft: Grades 3 to 6

Thursday, July 30 at 3:15 p.m.
Grades 3 to 6
*Registration Required

If you enjoy playing Minecraft, come to the Library to play with other Micecraft enthusiasts.


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Minecraft Mania

Wednesday, August 5 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Grades 1 to 6
*Registration Required

Join us for our Summer Reading Minecraft finale! Four one-hour sessions of Minecraft will be offered in one day! What will you craft? Limit one hour.


The cover of 'Despicable Me'

Summer Family Movies: Despicable Me

Thursday, August 6 at 1:30 p.m.

Cool off at the Library and watch movies with incredible heroes and despicable villians.


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