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upcoming youth programs

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Come in and join us for goofy giggles: an assortment of silly stories and a craft.

Tuesday, April 22nd @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

Let's have fun with numbers and counting! Join us for a craft and story time featuring the STEM program, the Bouncy Dice Explosion. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, April 23rd @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, April 24th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Come in and join us for an exotic collection of folktales and crafts inspired by beautiful India.

Tuesday, April 29th @ 4:30 p.m.

 

Family Story Time
all ages

Bring the whole family to our dreamy blue playroom for an assortment of exciting stories with Miss Tamara. A perfect way to spend an enjoyable Saturday morning.

Saturday, May 3rd @ 11 a.m.

 

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

Learn all about growing things with Owl, the mascot from WCDS school. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, May 7th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, May 8th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Books Bites!
ages 12 and up

Come in and share your favorite book with other teens. Get inspired by others' favorites as well. Snacks served. Registration required.

Saturday, May 10th @ 2 p.m.

 

Time for Baby
ages 2 and up

What do books, scarves, puppets, music and babies have in common? They are all part of Time for Baby. Join us as we use all of our senses to explore the world around us.

Tuesday, May 13th @ 11 a.m.

 

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Join us for a STEM program called Zip Line Zoo! Learn about measuring, time and distance while giving your stuffed animal a fun ride on a zip line.

Tuesday, May 13th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

Join us for cozy stories, songs and a craft all about tea parties. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, May 14th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, May 15th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Books & Barks
beginning readers and up

Come to our extremely popular monthly program that gives developing readers the chance to read and relax with a trained therapy dog.

Saturday, May 17th @ 10:10, 10:40, 11:10 and 11:40 a.m. Select a time at registration.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Come join us for a cool story, activity and craft all about ninjas!

Tuesday, May 20th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

What is the buzz about bees? Let's learn about these fascinating creatures through a potpourri of story, song and craft. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, May 21st @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, May 22nd @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

 

Chess Challenge
ages 8 and up

Meet other kids and teens who enjoy the challenge of a good Chess game. Registration required.

Saturday, May 24th @ 2 p.m.

 

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Learn about time while enjoying a cool craft and activity in our STEM program, Time of Your Life.

Tuesday, May 27th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

Join us in a silly celebration of all things relating to geese in our Duck, Duck, Goose story time. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, May 28th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, May 29th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Time for Baby
ages 2 and up

What do books, scarves, puppets, music and babies have in common? They are all part of Time for Baby. Join us as we use all of our senses to explore the world around us.

Tuesday, June 3rd @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Join us for a story time and craft all about sound in Let's Get Loud, our STEM story time this month.

Tuesday, June 3rd @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

Let's enjoy some fairy tales that have a surprise twist! Join us for tales with a twist! Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, June 4th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 5th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Lego Mania
ages 6 and up

Do you love building cool creations with Legos? If so, join us for Lego Mania. Registration required.

Saturday, June 7th @ 2 p.m.

Paws to Read!
all ages

Take some moments in your day to read! Win books and prizes in our 2014 Paws to Read Summer Reading Club.

Starts Friday, June 13th

Goodlife Theater Presents Granny's Appalachian Tales
all ages

Appalachian stories come to life with actors, live music and fun puppetry. Join us for the Legend of John Henry on the Railroad, an old Cherokee Tale, and a "Jack" Tale.

Friday, June 13th @ 11 a.m.

Books and Barks
beginning readers and up

Come to our extremely popular monthly program that gives developing readers the chance to read and relax with a trained therapy dog.

Saturday, June 14th @ 10:10, 10:40, 11:10 and 11:40 a.m. Select a time at registration.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Join us for a story, activity and craft all about endangered animals.

Tuesday, June 17th @ 3:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

It's time for a medley of canine treats! Join us for doggy stories, song and a cute craft in our doggy paws story time. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, June 18th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 19th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Kooky Chefs Cook the World
ages 8 and up

Please join us as we travel to Russia. Learn about interesting folktales and customs and how they relate to time-honored recipes. Registration required.

Saturday, June 21st @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Do you like art? If so, come and learn about the great masters through stories, activities and an art project.

Tuesday, June 24th @ 3:30 p.m.

 

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3 1/2 to 5

Join us for simple silly songs, stories and a craft all about summer fun! Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, June 25th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 26th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

 

Writing Workshop
ages 8 and up

If you love to write, this is the class for you! Learn about inspiring techniques to produce good stories. Afterwards, enjoy a writing session outside on our beautiful bridge. Finally, decorate a journal to bring home. Registration required.

Wednesday, June 25th @ 2 p.m.

Professor Parsnip's Lab of Healthy Choices
all ages

Join wacky Professor Parsnip on an adventure through science. Children will learn the importance of healthy eating in a fun, original way. Presented by Bright Star Theater.

Thursday, June 26th @ 2 p.m.

Family Story Time
all ages

Bring the whole family to our dreamy blue playroom for an assortment of exciting stories with Miss Tamara. A perfect way to spend an enjoyable Saturday morning.

Saturday, June 28th @ 11 a.m.

Books Bites!
ages 12 and up

Select a book from an assortment that has both great stories as well as super cool recommended playlists! Pick up your book starting May 17th! Registration required.

Saturday, June 28th @ 2 p.m.