Make your own Snow Globe

Snow Globe Containing House and Evergreens
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Friday, January 4 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Ages 5-11: Make your own hand-held winter wonderland while escaping the snowy season! Children can use their imagination to create their own shakeable scene to overcome those winter blues in this interactive crafting program.

First Friday: Loco for Hot Cocoa

Cup of Hot Cocoa
Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center
Friday, January 4 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Warm up on this frosty Friday with hot chocolate art projects, games and play with themed play dough. We'll have free hot cocoa for attendees and provide sweet fixings so you can customize your own.

Mother Goose on the Loose / Mamá Gansa

Goose with Two Goslings
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, January 5 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Mother Goose now in Spanish and English! Join Mother Goose for an interactive bilingual storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments.  You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.¡Mamá Gansa ahorra en Español e Inglés! Únete a Mamá Gansa para un rato de cuentos interactivos bilingües con libros, canciones, rimas, e instrumentos musicales. Usted y su niño(a)podrán jugar juntos y desarrollar destrezas tempranas de aprendizaje.

Tiny Tot Time

Mother Bear Reading to Bear Cub in Grass
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, January 7 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0 - 3: Bring your baby or toddler to the library for stories, songs, dance, and activities from 10:00 am - 10:30 am. There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30 am - 11:00 am.

Exploration Creations

Girls with Beaker and Safety Glasses
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, January 8 10:00 am to 11:00 am
In this family-oriented program for all ages, families will explore, create and have fun learning about science, art, history and other subjects. Free-play will also be available for younger children.

Wiggle Worms Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, January 9 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 3-5: Bring your preschooler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing, crafts and play from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am

Books Before Bedtime

Infant Sleeping on a Crescent Moon
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, January 10 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 0-5 years.  Bring your child for this evening storytime.  Wear your pajamas to the library for stories, songs, and crafts before bedtime! This event will vary each week from traditional story time, to art-based activities, to music-making, and everything in between!

Tiny Tot Time

Mother Bear Reading to Bear Cub in Grass
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, January 14 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0 - 3: Bring your baby or toddler to the library for stories, songs, dance, and activities from 10:00 am - 10:30 am. There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30 am - 11:00 am.

Wiggle Worms Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, January 16 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 3-5: Bring your preschooler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing, crafts and play from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am

Tap Into Your Creative Side and Get Writing

Young Girl Writing
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, January 16 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Are you dreaming of being a writer? Got lots of ideas in your head you want to put on paper? This hands-on class will introduce students to the process and techniques of creative writing. Students will experiment with writing in fiction or non-fiction, and will leave the class with completed writing exercises and lots of ideas to keep them writing outside of class. Ages 8 - 14. 

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