Category Archives for Children Posts

Trick Roping

Join lariat artist Doug Smith on Saturday, October 7 at 11:00 am as he demonstrates trick roping. Learn about the origins of roping and how to make a rope spin. Take a turn to see if you can spin a rope. Doug will do some fancier tricks like the Texas Skip and the Big Loop. […]

Book Sale

Visit the Book Nook on the first Saturday of the month from June – October for great deals on books, DVDs and more. Hours are 11:00 am – 3:00 pm.

Sun Party

On Monday, October 9th at 6:30 pm learn about the sun in preparation for the upcoming eclipses! Perform hands-on activities learning about the sun and solar eclipses. Make a pinhole viewer. Learn how to use household items to study eclipses. Ages 4 and up

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Promote early literacy and a love for reading with your child!   Read 1,000 books to your baby/toddler/preschooler before they start kindergarten and earn a FREE book and certificate! You can start at any time. Just reading 3 books every day lets you reach the goal in less than a year!   Register on the […]

Kindergarten Club

Beginning September 14th, join us Thursdays at 6:30 pm to prepare your preschooler for kindergarten!   Children ages 3 – 6 can practice the alphabet, numbers, and motor skills to prepare for kindergarten!   We will practice letter sounds and writing letters using a variety of multisensory literacy activities. Children will also practice the important […]

Chick Hatching

Keep watch on eggs we have in an incubator over a 2 week period. Then, observe live chicks at the library the following week.   Eggs arrive on September 13th. Our chicks should hatch around September 27th and can be observed in the library through October 3rd. 

Story Times

Beginning September 12th, join us for Story Time on Tuesday mornings.  Toddlers (0-3 years) and their caregivers meet Tuesdays from 10:00 – 10:30 am.  Preschoolers (3-6 years) and their caregivers meet Tuesdays from 11:00 – 11:45 am. Each week focuses on a different theme using books, songs, and finger plays to reinforce the topic and boost early literacy. We incorporate lots of music and […]

Large Farm Animal Event

Join us rain or shine on Saturday, October 28 at 11:00 am in the yard behind the library as Bring the Farm to You shares live chickens, ducks, rabbits, turkeys, sheep, goats, and pigs. Visit each animal at your own pace and learn from the educators. (All ages)

Monthly Event Newsletter

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Day Care Kits

Each kit includes several books, a DVD, CD, and a toy or manipulative that follow a theme. Some kits are geared to ages 0 – 2 years. Others are geared to ages 3 – 5 years.  Available themes are: Alphabet, Animals, Colors, Construction, Counting, Dinosaurs, Senses, Shapes, Transportation, and Weather.  Checkout is one per family […]