Winter 2023-24-book-nook-web

*All programs take place in Youth Services unless otherwise noted. Caregivers should attend programs with child. Visit With Sophie, The Therapy Dog Saturday, December 2@10:30a Sophie and her human mom will be at the library spreading holiday cheer. Read her a story or just stop by to say hello. Super Stockings Monday, December 4 Decorate your own stocking and hang it up on our library fireplace! For ages 2-12. Play & Learn Mondays, December 4 & 18, January 8 & 22, February 12 & 26@5:30p Children birth through age 4 years can drop in to hear a story, socialize, and play with a variety of toys. Jewelry Making Night Tuesday, December 5@5-7p Drop in to create your own personalized jewelrynecklaces, bracelets, and more. For ages 6-12. Preschool Picasso: Winter Snowstorm Wednesday, December 6@10:30a in Auditorium Join us to make a snowstorm painting. This program is geared towards children 2-7 years. Registration begins November 27. Hands2Gether Signing Club Thursdays @6p Basic American sign language fun for ages 1-8. December 7: Everyday Signs January 11: My Favorite Season February 8: My Things Christmas Craft Friday, December 8 Drop in to make a Christmas craft to take home. Gingerbread House Construction Site Saturday, December 9@10a in Auditorium Make a mini graham cracker house. Families with children 12 years and younger will work together to decorate their house. Registration begins November 27. It’s Gnome Much Fun! Monday, December 11@6p in Meeting Room 2 Join us in making some fun gnome crafts. For ages 6-12. Registration begins December 4. Tweens Craft: Cocoa and Sticker Painting Wednesday, December 13@4-7p It’s Cocoa Day! Drop in for festive sticker painting and a cup of chocolatey goodness. Geared for 2nd-6th grade. Cards and Cookies Saturday, December 16@11a-12p in Auditorium Join us for delicious cookies and music while we make homemade holiday cards for friends and family! For ages 3-12. Christmas Scavenger Hunt December 18-22 Come in and do a fun Christmas scavenger hunt. Wrapped Yarn Ornaments Tuesday, December 19@6p in Auditorium Make ornaments using yarn and glue. For ages 6-12. Registration begins December 11. Card Playing Day Thursday, December 28@12-7p Try some of our new and classic card games! Sticker Fun Tuesday, January 2 Create pictures of art with stickers. Story Time Fridays, January 5-February 23@10:30a Children birth through 5 years are welcome to participate in themed stories and activities. Make A 2024 Time Capsule Tuesday, January 9@6p in Auditorium Children ages 8-12 can join us to decorate and fill their own 2024 time capsule! Bring items you would like to save for your future self and design your capsule. Registration begins January 2. Preschool Picasso: Winter Trees Wednesday, January 10@10:30a in Auditorium Make a painting using sponges. Geared towards children 2-7 years. Registration begins January 3. Cocoa and Craft Saturday, January 13@10a in Auditorium Warm up with a cup of cocoa and make a paper snowflake mobile. This program is for families with children 12 years and younger. 1 mobile per family. Registration begins January 8. Chicken Soup for the Tween Soul Game Night Wednesday, January 17@4-7p Warm up with a cup of chicken soup on a cold winter’s night and play some of our new board and card games. STEM Hands on Electronics Workshop: Blinking Lights Wednesday, January 24@5-6:30p in Auditorium Join Mr. David to learn how to build a battery powered electronic circuit with blinking lights. For ages 10-12. Registration begins January 17. Mugs and a Movie Thursday, January 25@6p in Auditorium Join us to personalize mugs while we watch a cozy, wintry movie and take-home hot cocoa. For ages 8-12. Registration begins January 16. Winter Games Saturday, January 27@2p in Auditorium Join us for a snowball fight and BINGO. For ages 6-12. Join the Babysitter’s Club! Monday, January 29 Visit the Youth Services graphic novel section to get your packet, registration information, and activities to become an official Babysitter’s Club member. Supplies are available on a first come, first served basis. For ages 6-12. Popping Pom Poms Monday, January 29@6p in Auditorium How far can we make a pom pom go? For ages 6-12. Registration begins January 22. Dinosaur Day Tuesday, January 30 Have some fun with dinosaur activities. Perler Bead Fun Monday, February 5@6p What can you make with Perler beads? For ages 6-12. Registration begins January 29. Playdough Fun Tuesday, February 6 Stop in to play with some Playdough. Preschool Picasso: Heart Collage Wednesday, February 7@10:30a in Auditorium Make a heart collage. Geared towards children 2-7 years. Registration begins January 29. Valentine Tails with Sophie Saturday, February 10@10:30a Make a valentine for our reading therapy dog and get one from her, too! Make Your Own Candy Necklace Tuesday, February 13 Create your own candy necklace and take one home for a friend. For ages 3-12. Tweens Craft: Pieces of Your Heart Puzzle Valentines Wednesday, February 14@4-7p Transform a plain white puzzle into a handcrafted Valentine for a special person, even if that special person is you! Geared for kids in 2nd-6th grade. Bingo for Books: Winter Edition Saturday, February 17@3p in Auditorium Toddlers through age 12 are welcome to join us for a winter themed bingo with pictures. Registration begins February 12. Stickers Galore! Wednesday, February 21@6p in Auditorium Make a reusable sticker book to start collecting stickers. For ages 6-12. Registration begins February 14. Dog Man Day Saturday, February 24@10a-12p in Auditorium Join us for a day full of Dog Man fun! We will play games, participate in challenges, make crafts, and share our love of our favorite hero. For ages 5-12. Be a Detective Tuesday, February 27 Stop in and try some of our spy/detective activities. Terrific Tiles Thursday, February 29@6p in Auditorium Use square tiles to create magnets, coasters, art, and whatever masterpieces you can think of. For ages 8-12. Registration begins February 22.