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upcoming youth programs

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

We'll be rockin' with Pete the Cat!

Tuesday, February 24th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

We always have fun when those crazy Farm Animals are the theme of our story time! Siblings welcome.

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

Kooky Chefs Cook Through Time: Presidents' Favorites
ages 7 and up

What were the favorite dishes of our Commanders in Chief? Find out as we explore history through food! Registration required.

Saturday, February 28th @ 11 a.m.

Book Bites
ages 12 and up

Come in and share your favorite book with other teens. Get inspired by others' favorites as well. Good food and conversation! Registration required.

Saturday, February 28th @ 2 p.m.

Time for Baby
ages 2 and under

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. Siblings welcome.

Tuesday, March 3rd @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Today's story time focuses on all of the wonderful things you can do with Crayons.

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

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Do you like surprises? Join us for Tales with a Twist. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, March 4th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, March 5th @ 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, March 7th @ 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 as we explore cooking and Fun in the Kitchen! A STEM program.

Tuesday, March 10th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Do you believe in the "Luck of the Irish?" Come join us as we celebrate Irish culture and St. Patrick's Day. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, March 11th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, March 12th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Chess Challenge
ages 7 and up

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

Saturday, March 14th @ 11 a.m.

Irish Step Dancing
all ages

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Irish Step Dancing for the whole family!

Saturday, March 14th @ 2 p.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Let's celebrate the "luck of the Irish" with a St. Patrick's Day themed story time.

Tuesday, March 17th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Pancakes! Who doesn't love these sweet, fluffy breakfast treats? Join us for stories, songs and a pancake craft. Siblings welcome.

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

Family Story Time
all ages

Bring the whole family to our sky blue room for an assortment of exciting stories with Miss Pattie. A perfect way to spend an enjoyable Saturday morning.

Saturday, March 21st @ 11 a.m.

Teens Create! The Wonderful World of Watercolor
ages 12 and up

learn all about water colors and explore LOTS of different techniques for using this medium! White crayons, salt, masking tape, bubble wrap, the possibilities for using water colors are endless. Each teen will get a large sheet of water color paper and together we will explore this world! Discuss the pros and cons of using water colors, along with some artists that chose to use water color to make their art. And don't worry, we're EXPLORING! Which means we will get to have a lot of fun! Registration required.

Saturday, March 21st @ 2 p.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Yay! It's Springtime. Let's celebrate the season with an exciting mix of warm weather stories and a craft.

Tuesday, March 24th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Spring is here once again! Please join us for stories and songs that celebrate this wonderful season! A STEM program. Siblings welcome.

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

Preschool Fair
all ages

MOMS CLUB presents their annual Preschool Fair. Come in and learn about all of the wonderful opportunities available for preschoolers in our area! Daycare centers, preschools, the library and other recreational organizations will be represented.

Saturday, March 28th @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

What does the word Family mean to you? Let's discuss this important topic and read stories about it! Afterwards, do a craft!

Tuesday, March 31st @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Please join us for an Easter themed story time. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, April 1st @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, April 2nd @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Teen Chess Challenge
ages 12 and up

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

Saturday, April 4th @ 2 p.m.

Time for Baby
ages 2 and under

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. Siblings welcome.

Tuesday, April 7th @ 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, April 11th @ 10:10, 10:40, 11:10 and 11:40 a.m. Select a time at registration.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Let's celebrate your Imagination with a creative storytelling and craft session.

Tuesday, April 14th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

April Showers bring forth May flowers! Let's enjoy our rainy season with a collection of stories, rhymes and a rainy day craft. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, April 15th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, April 16th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Family Story Time
all ages

Bring the whole family to our sky blue room for an assortment of exciting stories with Miss Pattie. A perfect way to spend an enjoyable Saturday morning.

Saturday, April 18th @ 11 a.m.

Book Bites
ages 12 and up

Come in and share your favorite book with other teens. Get inspired by others' favorites as well. Good food and conversation! Registration required.

Saturday, April 18th @ 2 p.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Join us for our monthly STEM program: Earth is for Everyone.

Tuesday, April 21st @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Join Wakefield Country Day School and their Owl mascot as we talk about "Keepin' it Green." A STEM program. Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, April 22nd @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, April 23rd @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Kooky Chefs Cook the Caribbean
ages 7 and up

Let's taste and discover the warm spicy flavors of Caribbean cooking! Registration required.

Saturday, April 25th @ 11 a.m.

Big Kids Story Time
ages 5 and up

Join us for a collection of stories and activities all about mice!

Tuesday, April 28th @ 4:30 p.m.

Story Time for Toddlers & Preschoolers
toddlers: ages 3 and under | preschoolers: ages 3½ to 5

Dogs and cats do not always get along! Learn about their frisky escapades in our story time, Dog vs. Cat! Siblings welcome.

Wednesday, April 29th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Thursday, April 30th @ 10:15 a.m. & 11 a.m.