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Kids Events

Parade of Lights Craft

vintage image of santa clausDecember 7th, 1:00-4:00, Children's Department

Stop in and make a light-themed craft in honor of the Parade of Lights.

Christmas Storytime Special Visitor

December 20th, 10:30, Children's Department

The Storytime theme will be Christmas and winter celebrations and the visitor will be fat, jolly, and bearded. His bio is elusive and regularly embellished over the centuries.

Cookie Decorating

December 20th, 2:30-4:30, Large Meeting Room

Please join us for an afternoon of cookie decorating and holiday crafts.

Play = Learning! Through play your child develops literacy and social skills.

Tiny Tales is for babies and toddlers ages 0 to 3.

Storytime is for preschoolers ages 3 to 6.


Lego Club

Please join us every Thursday from 3:30-5 PM on the Dragon Rug in the Children's Department. Lego and Duplo pieces provided. The only thing you need to bring is your imagination! Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.


Special events occur throughout the year. You can watch for these during National Library Week in April, National Library Card Sign-up Month in September, Banned Books Week in October, and more.

Events include make and take crafts, our annual Christmas cookie decorating and craft event, a Teddy Bear Sleepover, Dr. Seuss Birthday celebration, and a Peeps contest.

Information about upcoming events can be found at the library, on our website, and through many mainstream media sources.