Next Story Hour: Monday, June 26 at 10:30am
Join us in the Children's Room for an exciting Spanish storytime featuring counting and animal stories such as "Cinco monitos brincando en la cama" ("Five Little Monkeys Jumping On The Bed")! Craft to follow stories.
Children’s Movie Party
Tuesday, June 27 at 1:00-4:00pm in the Milne Room
Once upon a time, in merrie olde England, there was an outlaw archer called Robin Hood who dwelt in Sherwood Forest… Come to the Children’s Room to hear stories of Robin Hood and his band, make crafts, and participate in an “archery” contest, followed by a screening of the animated film adaptation (rated G) of Robin Hood’s adventures. Come in costume to participate in the costume contest and win fabulous prizes! Snacks provided.
©Walt Disney Pictures, 1973
Ongoing children's programs
Story hour at Main branch: Mondays and Tuesdays at 10:30am, for infants and toddlers. Stop by for songs, stories, crafts, and lots of fun! A volunteer or staff member will meet you at the parking entrance door. If no one is at the door, please ring the doorbell.
Story hour at York branch: Tuesdays at 10:00am.
Lego club: Wednesdays at 4:00pm. Ages 5 and up.
Full STEAM Ahead: This annual program runs February through May and is for 4th and 5th graders. Explore science, technology, art, and more with hands on experiments and take-home goodies! 6th graders are welcome to register if there are open seats one week prior to each program. View the schedule here.
Summer Reading Program: Every June through August we host a variety of activities and events. View the schedule here.
Resources For Parents
Books can be useful resources for parents, and stories are great tools for helping children cope with difficult issues. Click on a link below to view available resources in our library on a subject or issue.
Anger & Stress Management
Bullying & Conflict Resolution
Families & Adoption
LGBTQ for Youth
Loss and Grief
Preventing Child Abuse
Self-esteem and Confidence