Creative Builders

Colorful Puzzle Pieces
Main Library
Youth Services Multipurpose Room
Thursday, August 29 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 6-11: Hang out with your friends and explore cool technology, art, games and activities.

Silly Sprout Stories

Main Library
Meeting Room C
Tuesday, September 3 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Parents and caregivers interact with your toddler during this storytime that includes early literacy fun with books, songs, fingerplays and body movement.  Children will enjoy 30 minutes of storytime followed by free play. All of our storytimes incorporate elements of reading, writing, talking, singing and playing demonstrating early literacy activities that you can do at home. Fit for ages 18 - 36 months!

Talk it Out

Main Library
Youth Services Multipurpose Room
Tuesday, September 3 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Become a role model in your circle of influence.  Together with Tante Robinson, Founder & Director of "Girls of Excellence Mentoring", girls will discuss topics such as self-esteem, bullying, making the right choices and some mature themes such as hunger, abuse, pregnancy and sexual violence.  Learn to make the right choices, connect with your peers and play games that encourage integrity and respect.

Wiggle Worm Wednesday

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, September 4 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Preschoolers from ages 3 - 5 years and their caregivers interact with engaging books, songs, and body movement while building early literacy skills. Children will enjoy 30 minutes of storytime followed by free play. All storytimes incorporate reading, writing, talking, singing and playing activities that you can do at home to get children ready for Kindergarten!

Books Before Bedtime

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, September 5 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Families and caregivers with children ages 0 - 5 interact with engaging books, songs, lap bounces, and fingerplays as the children build their early literacy skills. There will be 30 minutes of storytime followed by free play. All of our storytimes incorporate elements of Singing, Reading, Writing, Talking and Playing, demonstrating early literacy activities that you can do at home!

First Friday - Back to the Jurassic

Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center
Friday, September 6 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Dive into the Jurassic! Excavate dinosaur bones and design your own paleontologist gear! Dress up as a dinosaur and show us your ROAR! 

Mother Goose on the Loose

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, September 7 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Join Mother Goose for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments.  You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.

Wabash Valley Coder Dojo

Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, September 7 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ages 7-17: Learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game and explore technology in an informal, creative and social environment.

Tiny Tot Time

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, September 9 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Babies and their caregivers participate in this first group experience while enjoying books, rhymes, songs, and fingerplays. Children will enjoy 20 minutes of storytime followed by social time and free play. All storytimes incorporate elements of reading, writing, talking, singing and playing demonstrating activities that you can do at home. Perfect for ages newborn to 18 months!

Exploration Creations

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

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