Coming Events for Kids
Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Scheben Branch - Family Activity Center
On-the-floor interactive fun for children 18 months to 2 1/2. Encourages a love of books and builds six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.

Mon, Jul 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Family Activity Center
Children ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.

Mon, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Scheben Branch - Meeting Room B
5, 4, 3, 2, 1! Have a blast with these experiments that will launch your imagination!

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Scheben Branch - Family Activity Center
Children ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:30am
Florence Branch - Meeting Room
Learn and explore through play by participating in activities that promote healthy development and learning.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Walton Branch - Meeting Room
Help your children through 5 years build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs, and music.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - Family Activity Center
Children ages 3 1/2 to 5 have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Scheben Branch - Meeting Room A
Readers in 1st through 3rd grade--partner with a teen to enhance your reading skills through the summer. Registration and application required.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Scheben Branch - Meeting Room B
Explore colors, shapes, and textures with stories using paint and other mediums.

Wed, Jul 24, 9:30am - 10:15am
Main Library - Family Activity Center
On-the-floor interactive fun for babies through 18 months. Encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, fingerplays, songs, and playtime.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Scheben Branch - Meeting Room B
On-the-floor interactive fun for children 18 months to 2 1/2. Encourages a love of books and builds six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Walton Branch - Library Grounds
Help your children through 5 years build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs, and music.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Family Activity Center
Children ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.

Canceled
Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Scheben Branch
Have fun each with with wacky science experiments. Please register for each program separately. Week 1 - Explosive Experiments Week 2 - It's Electric Week 3 - Let It Glow

Wed, Jul 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library - Meeting Room BC
Leave your Muggle life behind as we explore the wizarding world! Each week is a different class inspired by those offered at Hogwarts. Week three: get matched with your wand at Ollivanders and explore STEAM activities inspired by Professor Flitwick's charms class.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Walton Community Park, Shelter #2
Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Scheben Branch - Family Activity Center
Children ages 3 1/2 to 5 have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.

Thu, Jul 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Family Activity Center
On-the-floor interactive fun for children 18 months to 2 1/2. Encourages a love of books and builds six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.

Thu, Jul 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - Family Activity Center
Children ages 3 1/2 to 5 have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.

Thu, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Family Activity Center
Families and friends move, dance, and sing to a variety of music. We’ll share stories and play with instruments, scarves, parachutes, and more.

Thu, Jul 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Boone Woods
Follow Buzby and his new friend Galax as they explore the universe to find a new place to call home

Fri, Jul 26, 9:30am - 10:30am
Scheben Branch - Family Activity Center
On-the-floor interactive fun for babies through 18 months. Encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, fingerplays, songs, and playtime.

Fri, Jul 26, 9:30am - 10:30am
Main Library - Family Activity Center
Help your children through 5 years build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs, and music.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Florence Branch - Meeting Room
Cuentos canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Scheben Branch - Family Activity Center
Children ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Family Activity Center
On-the-floor interactive fun for children 18 months to 2 1/2. Encourages a love of books and builds six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.

Fri, Jul 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Walton Branch - Meeting Room
Travel to vacation destinations without leaving the library. Visit New York City, the Grand Canyon, Lexington and the mini horse of Benton Farms.

Sun, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Family Activity Center
Practice reading to a certified therapy dog and have a barking good time!

Mon, Jul 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hebron Branch - Amphitheater
Parent's Choice Award winner, Joel the Singing Librarian entertains with music, motion and storytelling for the entire family!

Mon, Jul 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Walton Branch - Meeting Room
Explore the Pride lands with songs, dance, and crafts! Please register.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Walton Branch - Meeting Room
Help your children through 5 years build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs, and music.

Tue, Jul 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Scheben Branch - Meeting Room A
Readers in 1st through 3rd grade--partner with a teen to enhance your reading skills through the summer. Registration and application required.

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
Walton Branch - Meeting Room
Help your children through 5 years build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs, and music.

Wed, Jul 31, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library - Meeting Room BC
Leave your Muggle life behind as we explore the wizarding world! Each week is a different class inspired by those offered at Hogwarts. Week four: it's Harry's birthday! Celebrate with STEAM activities inspired by defense against the dark arts class, plus play a game of muggle quidditch! Please register.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Giles Conrad, Shelter at West Entrance
Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!

Thu, Aug 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Boone Woods Park
Send off summer with a splash! Get as wet as you want with water balloon games and obstacle courses, or stay dry with crafts and snacks. Registration optional.

Sat, Aug 03, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Hebron Branch - Meeting Room ABC
Join us for a family music and art celebration. Enjoy performances, food trucks, crafts, and more!

Mon, Aug 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hebron Branch - Amphitheater
Pop! Pop! Pop! The fun won’t stop! Experiment with bubbles of all shapes and sizes.