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Children's Programs

Our summer program registration is now open! Visit here for more information about our summer programs.

Our children's programs are drop-in sessions that meet every week. Please note that in the rare case that the room becomes full, we will have to ask patrons to try again next week.


Continues throughout summer from July 4 - August 15 (except for August 1, the Civic Holiday).       

image of Baby reading bookWelcome to 30 minutes of engaging activities specially formulated for you and your baby. Enjoy a tickle and some bouncing, lots of songs and some board books. What better introduction to books and the library for our very youngest patrons.

Ages 0 - 18 mos. Mondays from 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 1st Floor Children's Program Room.


Will return this fall.

Image of children reading bookChildren and their caregivers will enjoy stories, finger rhymes, felt stories, and music during this interactive 30 minute program.




Preschool Storytime

Will return this fall.

Image of children listening to storiesAre you ready for some fun! Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 30 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. Those happy kids won't even realize that they are getting reading readiness skills as they listen and join in with our activities!


Music and Movement

Continues throughout summer from July 7 - August 11 (August 18 is our end of the Summer Party!) 

Toddlers dancingChildren of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join us for this fun new program. This program focuses on music and the importance of interaction between a child and their caregiver, so come ready to dance, sing and play instruments.

Ages 0-6. Thursdays from 10:00 a.m - 10:30 a.m. 1st Floor Children's Program Room.

Saturday Kids' Club     

Will return this fall.

saturday clubLooking for a great family hang out on a Saturday morning? Children of all ages can enjoy a fun art or science activity. Visit our Calendar to find out what we are doing this Saturday!



Children's 3D Printer Class     

Will return this fall.

3d printer classFor future designers and engineers, learn and create projects through 3D software. Discover how 3D printers work! This is a three week class, and registrants must be able to attend all 3 weeks.