Tiny Tot Time

Whale Reading to Baby Whale
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, March 30 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0-24 months: Listen to books, rhymes, songs, and finger-plays while letting your baby experience a group setting for the first time. After thirty minutes of storytime, babies and parents can engage in free play.

Be a Detective with Osmo!

Boy Dressed Up as a Detective
Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, March 30 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Use your deductive thinking and observation skills to help find missing pets and capture villainous thieves!  Solve enough mysteries to unlock free play mode. This Osmo program is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Indiana State Library.

Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, April 1 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 2-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, and body movements while building early literacy skills. Thirty minutes of free play will follow storytime.

Painting with Nicole

Girl Covered in Paint with Paint Brush
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, April 1 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Ages 5-15: Paint a masterpiece with Nicole. Follow along step-by-step as she shows you painting techniques. Each child will take home their own painting.

Messy Makers

Child's Hand Mixing Paints with a Brush
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, April 2 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Come get messy with art this spring break! Create your own marbled paper and salt painting. (Paint will be used, so dress in something you will not mind getting messy). 

Books Before Bedtime

Owl in Crescent Moon Reading to Two Owlets
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, April 2 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Ages 0-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, lap bounces, and finger-plays as your children build their early literacy skills.

Intro to Podcasting

Main Library
Meeting Room A
Thursday, April 2 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Ages 12-19: Step up to the microphone and get started with basic podcast equipment. Learn how to use the equipment properly, improvise a short segment with a friend, and learn to record with Audacity. Those who complete this class can reserve the podcasting equipment at the YS desk to use on their own time. No experience necessary.

First Friday -- Creating a Green Future: Purdue Extension

Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center
Friday, April 3 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Think agriculture careers just deal with cows and corn? Think again! Learn about vermicomposting with a worm sensory bin and explore water conservation through a water filtering experiment.  Explore the variety in agriculture and sustainability careers with Purdue Extension.

Saturday Stories

Dinosaur Reading Book
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, April 4 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Ages 0-5: Start your Saturday morning with stories, songs, and conversation. Caregivers can learn creative ways to encourage interaction and pre-reading skills, improve motor coordination, and foster speech development with their children. 

Tiny Tot Time

Whale Reading to Baby Whale
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, April 6 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0-24 months: Listen to books, rhymes, songs, and finger-plays while letting your baby experience a group setting for the first time. After thirty minutes of storytime, babies and parents can engage in free play.

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