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Weekly Programs

  • Storytime & Playgroup: Mondays at 10:30 am for ages 1-5. Come enjoy a story, play time, and other fun activities. Storytime is a great way to build literacy, creativity, and social skills!
  • Baby Storytime: Wednesdays at 11:00 am for ages 0-18 months. A fun opportunity for caregivers to bond with their babies through songs, stories, and exploratory play.
  • Homeschool Fridays: Fridays at 10:30 am in the Community Room, for ages 5+. A fun learning program for homeschoolers. We'll be featuring STEM, art, Makerspace, and more!
    • April 26: Robot Time!

Special Programs

  • Scavenger Hunt: Monday, April 15, all day. Stop by any time to do a spring scavenger hunt.
  • Rock Painting: Tuesday, April 16 at 6:00 pm. Calling all young artists! Get ready to unleash your creativity and transform ordinary rocks into colorful works of art with our exciting "Rock Painting" program designed just for kids!
  • Pumpernickel Puppets: Wednesday, April 17 at 4:00 pm. Be prepared to laugh... A LOT. For over forty years Pumpernickel Puppets has been captivating audiences of all ages with humorous and colorful adaptations of classic folk and fairy tales. Trust us... You don't want to miss this!
  • PJ Storytime: Thursday, April 18 at 6:00 pm. Come snuggle up and enjoy a fun storytime while wearing your PJs!
  • Little Picassos: Friday, April 19 at 10:00 am for ages 2-4. Join us one Friday a month for a fun art program just for toddlers! Please dress for a mess!
  • Pokémon Tournament: Friday, April 19 at 3:30 pm. Join us for a Pokémon battle tournament! Whether you prefer battling, trading cards, or simply watching other trainers in action, there's something for everyone!
  • Earth Day Celebration - Plant A Flower: Tuesday, April 23 at 5:00 pm for ages 5+. Come celebrate Earth Day with us by decorating a pot, planting a flower, and watching a movie all about how to take care of our planet! Registration required.

Backpack Kits

We have emotion, puppet, musical instrument, and sensory toy backpacks available for checkout, along with our Sprout educational backpacks. Several of the backpacks are bilingual English/Spanish. We also have two NASA Space Explorer backpacks that include a tabletop telescope. Try one today! List of backpacks

Online Resources for Kids


Miss Humblebee's Academy

World Almanac for Kids

Find a list of even more resources for children on our All Online Resources page.

New Books for Kids


Websites for Libraries