Wed, 11/23/2016 - 12:42pm

At the Regina Public Library December 2016 - February 2017

By:  

RPL

 

The new edition of @ the Library is now available at all RPL locations, and drop points around the city.

Check out the online version here to find out about the programs and services being offered at locations around Regina. 

 

PRESCHOOL & Children’s PROGRAMS

Registration starts Friday, Novevmber 25

 

Celebrate the Grand Re-opening of the George Bothwell Branch at the Southland Mall on Wednesday, November 30 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm with a formal program at 5:30 pm.

Celebrate the future of libraries in this vibrant and modern space with branch tours, programming for all ages, food, music, and much more.

2965 Gordon Road, in the Southland Mall.

 

 

R Registration Required

D Drop-In Program

T Ticketed: Pick up free tickets at the desk, 30 min. before program

 

PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS

Family Storytime D

For ages 2-5. A program of stories, songs, rhymes and related activities. Children must be

accompanied by an adult.

TUE, Jan 10-Mar 28 • 10:00-10:30 am

PW-Prince of Wales Branch

THU, Jan 12-Mar 30 • 10:00-10:30 am

FRI, Jan 13-Mar 31 • 10:00-10:30 am

GE-Glen Elm Branch

FRI, Jan 13-Mar 31 • 10:15-10:45 am

RP-Regent Place Branch

 

Mainly Mother Goose D

For ages 2 & under. A parent-child interactive program filled with songs, rhymes, bounces

and books. Children must be accompanied by an adult. No session Feb. 20.

MON, Jan 9-Mar 20

SAT, Jan 14-Mar 25 • 10:30-11:00 am

CC-Central Children’s Library

TUE, Jan 10-Mar 28 • 10:15-10:45 am

SU-Sunrise Branch

THU, Jan 12-Mar 30 • 10:15-10:45 am

RP-Regent Place Branch

 

Mainly Mother Goose R

For ages 2 and under. A parent-child interactive program filled with songs, rhymes, bounces

and books. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

WED, Jan 11-Mar 29 • 10:00-10:30 am

THU, Jan 12-Mar 30 • 10:00-10:30 am

FRI, Jan 13-Mar 31• 10:00-10:30 am

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

FRI, Jan 13-Mar 31 • 9:45-10:15 am

GB-George Bothwell Branch

FRI, Jan 13-Mar 31 • 10:15-10:45 am & 11:15-11:45 am

CO-Connaught Branch

 

Preschool Storytime D

For ages 3-5. A program of stories, songs, rhymes and related activities.

TUE, Jan 10-Mar 28 • 9:45-10:15 am

RP-Regent Place Branch

WED, Jan 11-Mar 29

FRI, Jan 13-Mar 31 • 10:45-11:15 am

SU-Sunrise Branch

FRI, Jan 13-Mar 24 • 10:30-11:00 am

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Preschool Storytime R

For ages 3-5. A program of stories, songs, rhymes and related activities.

THU, Jan 12-Mar 30 • 10:45-11:15 am

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

FRI, Jan 13-Mar 31 • 1:30-2:00 pm

GB-George Bothwell Branch

 

Storybag Drop-In D

For ages 2-5. The library has a selection of storybags with different themes. Storybags contain books, puppets, games, puzzles, toys and rhymes. Don't miss the fun! Come to the library and share a storybag with your child. Children must be accompanied by an adult. No sessions Dec. 26 and 28, Jan. 2 to 6, and Feb. 20.

TUE, Jan 10-Mar 28 • 11:00 am-12:00 pm

RP-Regent Place Branch

MON, Dec 5-Mar 27 • 9:30 am-3:30 pm

SU-Sunrise Branch

MON, Jan 9-Mar 27 • 10:00-11:30 am

TUE, Jan 10-Mar 28 • 10:30-11:00 am

PW-Prince of Wales Branch

TUE, Dec 6-Mar 28 • 9:30-11:30 am

WED, Dec 7-Mar 29 • 9:30-11:30 am

THU, Dec 1-Mar 30 • 9:30-11:30 am

FRI, Dec 2-Mar 31 • 9:30-11:30 am

SU-Sunrise Branch

TUE, Jan 10-Mar 28 • 10:30-11:30 am

WED, Jan 11-Mar 29 • 10:30-11:30 am

THU, Dec 1 & Jan 12-Mar 30 • 10:30-11:30 am

FRI, Dec 2 & Jan 13-Mar 31 • 10:30-11:30 am

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

THU, Dec 1 & Jan 12-Mar 30 • 10:30-11:00 am

FRI, Dec 2 & Jan 13-Mar 31 • 10:30-11:00 am

GE-Glen Elm Branch

SAT, Jan 14-Mar 25 • 3:00-5:00 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Toddler Time D

For ages 2-3. A program of songs, stories games and fingerplays. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

TUE, Jan 10-Mar 28 • 10:30-11:00 am

RP-Regent Place Branch

WED, Jan 11-Mar 31 • 10:00-10:30 am

SU-Sunrise Branch

THU, Jan 12-Mar 23 • 10:30-11:00 am

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Toddler Time R

For ages 2-3. A program of songs, stories games and fingerplays. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

TUE, Jan 10-Mar 28 • 10:00-10:30 am

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

TUE, Jan 10-Mar 28 • 10:00-10:30 am & 11:00-11:30 am

CO-Connaught Branch

WED, Jan 11-Mar 29 • 10:00-10:30 am & 10:45-11:15 am

GB-George Bothwell Branch

 

New Year's Eve Dance Party R

For ages 2-5. Ring in the New Year at the library. We're hosting an afternoon dance party as we countdown to 2017! Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to show off your moves!

SAT, Dec 31 • 2:00-3:00 pm
GE-Glen Elm Branch

 

Preschool Pyjama Party D

For ages 2-5, accompanied by an adult. Join us in your jammies for a fun filled program of stories, songs and rhymes and other special activities. No session Feb 20.

MON, Jan 9-Mar 20 • 6:30-7:00 pm
CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Baby Picasso R

For ages 2 & under. Join us for a fun, messy adventure where your baby will make their first masterpiece. We use edible paint so tasting is allowed. Please bring a change of clothes for your child.

SAT, Jan 21 • 10:00-10:30 am
SV-Sherwood Village Branch

 

Baby Art Crawl R

Babies, toddlers and caregivers are invited for a tour of Elvira Finnigan’s Reception, an exhibition
about the power of salt and time. Followed by baby friendly art play. Wear play clothes.

WED, Jan 25 • 10:45 AM-11:45 AM
SV-Sherwood Village Branch

 

Tawaw Winter Carnival: Celebrate Winter! D

For ages 2-7. Join us for winter stories and songs. No shivering allowed!

SAT, Feb 18 • 2:00-2:45 pm
CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Tawaw Winter Carnival: Crafts D

For ages 2 & over. Join us for a come and go craft session celebrating winter in all its glory.

SAT, Feb 18 • 3:00-4:00 pm
CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Tawaw Winter Carnival: Films D

For ages 2 & over. Join us for a selection of films celebrating the winter season.

SAT, Feb 18 • 3:00-4:00 pm
CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Literacy begins at home

A caregiver reads, counts, cooks, talks, and sings with their children encouraging literacy all the while.

Celebrate Family Literacy Day 2017 at Regent Place Branch! Enjoy face painting, crafts, entertainment, storytime, snacks and maybe win a prize. We’ll have our iPads ready for families to play with, lots of books, games, activities and toys too.

SUN, Jan 22 • 1:00-4:00 pm
RP-Regent Place Branch

 

 

Children’s Programs

Elf on the Glen Elm Shelf D

Blinky the Glen Elm elf, is hiding somewhere on a shelf. Come into the branch during the month of December to search for Blinky and enter to win cool prizes!

Dec 1-24 • Library open hours

GE-Glen Elm Branch

 

Personalized Picks for Kids R

By appointment. Schedule some one-on-one time with a staff member and together we’ll determine your children's interests to find books that will keep them reading. Suggestions ranging from picture books to Young Adult titles can be provided. Contact Heather P. at 306.777.6095 or email hparker@reginalibrary.ca for details.

Dec 1-Feb 28 • By appointment

SU-Sunrise Branch

 

Art Studio R

For ages 8-14. Get creative and make something exciting on your day off from school. Supplies provided.

FRI, Dec 2, Jan 27 & Feb 24 • 2:00-3:30 pm

GE-Glen Elm Branch

Dec 2: Marbled Ornaments

Jan 27: Lotus Book

Feb 24: Mini Glove Monsters

 

Magical Movie Matinee D

For ages 5-12. Join us for an afternoon of family movie fun and refreshments. Contact the branch for film details. See page 42 for contact information.

FRI, Dec 2 • 2:00-4:00 pm

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

FRI, Jan 27 • 2:00-3:30 pm

RP-Regent Place Branch

 

School's Out! D

For ages 10-13. Explore your library for an afternoon. Participate in fun activities like board games and chess, and discover new books to read.

FRI, Dec 2, Jan 27 & Feb 10 • 2:00-4:00 pm

PW-Prince of Wales Branch

 

Reading Buddies R

For grades 1-3. Share the joy of reading! This program matches children with ‘big buddies’, highschool student volunteers who will share their love of reading with fun picture books and literacy games.

Library staff are on hand to offer support, expertise and supervision. Buddies will meet once a week for eight weeks and children should attend all sessions. Parents and caregivers are welcome to enjoy a good book on their own while they wait, but must stay in the library during the program.

SAT, Jan 7-28 • 10:00-11:00 am

SU-Sunrise Branch

SAT, Jan 7-28 • 10:00-11:00 am

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

SAT, Jan 7-28 • 3:30-4:30 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Robot Heads R

For ages 7-12. Be part of the robot invasion! We'll craft ourselves into cardboard robots and learn analog computer fun through active games! Parents welcome.

SAT, Dec 3 • 2:00-3:30 pm

PW-Prince of Wales Branch

 

Three Billy Goats Gruff Puppet Show T

For ages 3 & over. Three clever Billy goats outwit a big, ugly troll that lives under the bridge they must cross to get to greener pastures. Seating is limited, pick up your free tickets 30 min. before the program.

SAT, Dec 3 • 2:00-2:30 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Games for Families D

For ages 3 & over. Nada, Q-Bitz, and Tell Tale…just to name a few! Enjoy an afternoon of family fun with a variety of board games. Try new games and make new friends! Games provided.

SUN, Dec 4, Jan 8 & Feb 5

TUE, Feb 21 & WED, Feb 22 • 1:00-4:00 pm

SU-Sunrise Branch

 

Photo Fun With Winter Props D

For all ages. Drop in and use the Winter Wonderland backdrops and props to take a photo of your family or friends. Bring your camera or phone and get snapping! Hot chocolate supplied. Staff will be available to assist.

SUN, Dec 4 • 1:00-4:00 pm

CO-Connaught Branch

 

Little Robots Storytime Adventure D

For ages 2-5. Listen to stories about robots, sing about robots, and pretend to be robots! Create a Little Robot of your own to take home. Computer programming for the Pre-K crowd!

TUE, Dec 6 • 10:00-10:45 am

PW-Prince of Wales Branch

 

Snow Magic R

For ages 2-5. December is a magical time of year! Join us for a party to celebrate the season.

WED, Dec 7 • 10:15-11:00 am

SU-Sunrise Branch

FRI, Dec 9 • 10:15-11:00 am

SU-Sunrise Branch

 

Minecraft: Hour of Code D

For ages 6 & over. Take part in the annual Hour of Code, with a Minecraft twist. Learn simple coding concepts and celebrate computer language literacy. Space is limited.

WED, Dec 7 • 7:00-8:00 pm

AL-Albert Branch

 

LEGO Club D

For ages 6 & over. Join us for an afternoon of building with LEGO bricks.

SAT, Dec 10, Jan 14 & Feb 11 • 1:30-3:00 pm

AL-Albert Branch

 

Build a Snowman D

For ages 2-7. It's that time of year! Building a snowman can be a great way to spend an afternoon. Join us for stories and other activities featuring this great winter pastime. Make a take-home snowman that won't melt.

SAT, Dec 10 • 2:00-2:45 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Hour of Code R

For ages 8-12. Be part of the Week of Code, during which millions of kids all over the world will participate in an hour-long introduction to one of the future's most vital skills: computer science. In one hour, we'll demystify computer coding and prove that anybody can learn!

SAT, Dec 10 • 2:00-3:00 pm

GE-Glen Elm Branch

 

Run, Run, Run As Fast As You Can R

For families. He's good and sweet and yummy to eat ... that's why the Gingerbread Man must run and run to avoid being caught! Catch up with this little fellow if you can, but it won't be easy. Enjoy a puppet show and listen to stories about this delicious character. Make a craft to take home.

SAT, Dec 10 • 2:00-3:00 pm

GB-George Bothwell Branch

 

Holiday Tree Ornaments R

For ages 6-12. Make quick and easy holiday ornaments out of simple materials that are perfect for decking your halls.

SUN, Dec 11 • 2:00-3:00 pm

AL-Albert Branch

 

Chess Club for Kids D

For ages 8 & over. Drop in to play chess with other kids, learn new tips and have fun meeting new friends. Teens welcome.

TUE, Dec 13 • 7:00-8:30 pm

CO-Connaught Branch

 

Winter Magic Show T

For ages 4 & over. Magician Jeff Richards will amaze the entire family with his astounding magic tricks. Pick up free tickets at the branch, 30 min. before the program begins.

TUE, Dec 27 • 10:30-11:15 am

RP-Regent Place Branch

TUE, Dec 27 • 2:00-2:45 pm

CO-Connaught Branch

WED, Dec 28 • 10:30-11:15 am

SU-Sunrise Branch

WED, Dec 28 • 2:00-2:45 pm

AL-Albert Branch

THU, Dec 29 • 10:30-11:15 am

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

THU, Dec 29 • 2:00-2:45 pm

GB-George Bothwell Branch

FRI, Dec 30 • 10:30-11:15 am

GE-Glen Elm Branch

FRI, Dec 30 • 2:00-2:45 pm

PW-Prince of Wales Branch

SAT, Dec 31 • 2:00-2:45 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Minecraft Guild D

For ages 9 & over. Join the Minecraft Guild and meet other Minecraft enthusiasts! Get help planning builds, show off completed projects, and create the ultimate digital playground. Space is limited.

WED, Dec 14, Jan 11 & Feb 8 • 7:00-8:30 pm

AL-Albert Branch

 

Elves' Workshop R

For ages 4-8. Have you ever wondered what it's like to be an elf in Santa's workshop? Be an elf for an afternoon and make a merry noise as we sing songs and enjoy stories about the magic of the North Pole!

Create your own ornament to take home.

SAT, Dec 17 • 2:00-3:00 pm

GE-Glen Elm Branch

 

Christmas Family Craft Program R

For ages 5 & over. Get ready for Christmas by creating some festive decorations, cards and gifts that will add sparkle to your holidays. These activities are designed for children 5 years and older, accompanied by an adult. No younger siblings, please.

SUN, Dec 18 • 2:00-3:30 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Coin Hawks D

Do you want to start your very own coin collection? Join Troy Zimmer from Coin Hawks to learn about coin collecting, and meet with other coin enthusiasts.

WED, Dec 21, Jan 18 & Feb 15

• 6:30-8:00 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

LEGO Play D

For ages 6-12. Enjoy some fun construction time with the library's collection of LEGO bricks. Parents and caregivers are asked to remain in the library or join in during this free play time.

THU, Dec 22, Jan 26 & Feb 23 • 3:30-6:00 pm

RP-Regent Place Branch

 

Kids Can Draw R

Ages 6-9. Need something creative to do over school break? Join artist Allan Dotson for a wonderful drawing journey exploring fantasy and the incredible.

WED, Dec 28 • 1:00-2:30 pm

CO-Connaught Branch

 

Fantastic Fairytales D

For ages 4-8. Share the wonderful world of fairytales in this "once upon a time" interactive program where children can play make-believe while listening to a few well-loved stories from around the world. Puppets and crafts will be featured and all will live happily ever after!

WED, Dec 28 • 2:00-2:45 pm

GB-George Bothwell Branch

 

Thank You Very Much! D

For children. At one time, thank you cards were very comMON, and always expected. Nowadays, real thank you cards are rarely received. Surprise your friends and family with real, handmade thank you cards. Young children should be accompanied by an adult.

THU, Dec 29 • 1:00-3:00 pm

CO-Connaught Branch

 

Hieroglyph It! R

For ages 5-10. Talk like an Egyptian...and write like one too! Explore and translate this fascinating picture language and make a craft in the ancient way.

THU, Dec 29 • 2:00-3:00 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Winter Dance Party D

For ages 2-8, accompanied by an adult. Join us for an hour of free dance, guided dancing, musical games and "shake your sillies out".

FRI, Dec 30 • 10:30-11:30 am

GB-George Bothwell Branch

 

Snack Time Stories R

For children 7 & under. Listen to some fun stories and make a colorful snack to match. Please advise staff of allergies if registering in person, or put in the note when registering online.

SAT, Jan 7 • 10:30-11:00 am

CO-Connaught Branch

 

Jack's Great Escape R

For ages 4 & over. Listen to the story of Jack and the Beanstalk and participate in various exploratory activities to find ways to escape from the Giant.

SAT, Jan 7 • 1:30-2:15 pm

AL-Albert Branch

 

Babies Galore D

For ages 2-7. Sure, babies are cute but what do we really know about them and what they're thinking? Join us for some fun stories about these tiny people and we'll try to find out.

SAT, Jan 7 • 2:00-2:30 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Rainbow Loom: Beyond Bracelets R

For children. Do you love using the Rainbow Loom or crafting with rubber bands? Come and try out your skills at making rubber band crafts that are beyond the bracelet. Young children should have a helper accompany them.

SUN, Jan 8 • 2:00-3:00 pm

CO-Connaught Branch

 

Beach Party Storytime R

For ages 3-5, accompanied by an adult. Shake off the winter blues at our special Beach Party Storytime.

There will be stories, songs, crafts, and even some sand to play in. Remember to bring your beach clothes!

SAT, Jan 14 • 2:00-3:00 pm

GE-Glen Elm Branch

 

Something Fishy D

For ages 2-7. Let's dive into some books for stories about fish. Some are shiny, some big and some tiny.

Create your own scaly creature to take home.

SAT, Jan 14 • 2:00-2:45 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Stone Soup R

For ages 6-10. "Sharing makes us richer" is the theme of this tasty storytime adventure. Learn to share the love of food and working together. Stones provided.

SAT, Jan 14 • 2:00-3:30 pm

PW-Prince of Wales Branch

 

Campfire Sing-along D

Bring your family down to sit around the campfire. Sing some old songs and learn some new ones. Everyone welcome.

SUN, Jan 15 • 2:00-3:00 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Reading Raptors Family Book Club R

For children ages 8-12 and their parent or caregiver. If you and your child share a love of books and enjoy reading together, this is the club for you! Savour that connection and join us as we choose books to read that both kids and adults will enjoy. Refreshments provided. To register, call 306.777.6095 or email hparker@reginalibrary.ca.

SUN, Jan 15 & Feb 12 • 2:30-3:30 pm

SU-Sunrise Branch

 

Crystal Magic R

For ages 8-12. Take inspiration from the exhibition by Elvira Finnigan, Reception, and join artist Sarah Pitman to make beautifully coloured crystals. Make one to take home and leave one for a special display in the Library.

SAT, Jan 21 • 1:00-3:00 pm

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

 

Colour Your World D

For ages 2-7. Wonderful colours are all around us. Join us for a colourful storytime filled with stories, songs and rhymes that celebrate every part of the rainbow.

SAT, Jan 21 • 2:00-2:45 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Crafty Kids Club R

For ages 7 & over. Calling all crafty kids! Come and create your very own works of art. Children ages 5-6 are welcome, if accompanied by an adult. Supplies provided.

SAT, Jan 21 & Feb 18 • 2:00-3:00 pm

SU-Sunrise Branch

 

Kids' Rock Art ! R

For children. Paint rocks with fun designs so you can turn them into playthings. Come dressed to play with paint.

SUN, Jan 22 • 3:00-4:00 pm

CO-Connaught Branch

 

Canine Reading Pals R

For ages 5-14. Practice reading aloud to a furry pal. Therapy dogs from St. John's Ambulance will be available to listen to children read their favourite books, and the library has lots to choose from!

MON, Jan 23 & Feb 27 • 4:45-5:30 pm

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

THU, Jan 26 & Feb 23 • 4:45-5:30 pm

RP-Regent Place Branch

 

Cowboys and Cowgirls D

For ages 2-7. It's time to saddle up and join us for stories, songs and rhymes about the Wild West.

SAT, Jan 28 • 2:00-2:30 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

The Billy Goats Gruff: Raft Ride R

For ages 4 & over. Listen to the story of The Billy Goats Gruff, and design a raft so they can get to the other side of the river, avoiding the wicked Troll under the bridge.

SAT, Feb 4 • 1:30-2:15 pm

AL-Albert Branch

 

Campfire Storytime R

For ages 4-8. We hope you have your gear ready, because we're going camping! Join us for an in "tents" time reading books, singing songs, performing skits and telling stories around the campfire with our friends from the Regina 79th Scout group. A family program of songs, stories and fun. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an older friend.

SAT, Feb 4 • 2:00-3:00 pm

GE-Glen Elm Branch

 

It Came From Outer Space D

For ages 2-7. Aliens routinely visit earth and have all kinds of crazy adventures in stories. Come and listen to tales of these strange alien encounters.

SAT, Feb 4 • 2:00-2:30 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Patchwork Heart Decoupage R

Come create a patchwork heart gift box for yourself or for giving, using fabric and decoupage techniques.

SUN, Feb 5 • 1:00-2:00 pm

CO-Connaught Branch

 

Valentine Family Craft Program R

For ages 5 & over. Create some heartfelt cards and crafts that will spread love and affection on Valentine's Day. These activities are designed for children 5 years and older, accompanied by an adult. No younger siblings, please.

SUN, Feb 5 • 2:00-3:30 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

I Love You! D

For ages 2-7. Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes to celebrate Valentine's Day. Make a Valentine's Day craft to give to the one you love.

SAT, Feb 11 • 2:00-2:45 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Screenless Family Challenge! R

Challenge your family to go screenless for a certain number of hours per day for a week. Don't know what to do to fill that newly created family time? Come enjoy some hands-on fun with your kids and also get some ideas to take home and try. Please complete one registration per family and specify how many family members will be attending.

SAT, Feb 18 • 10:30-11:45 am

CO-Connaught Branch

 

The Three Little Pigs: House Construction R

For ages 4 & over. Listen to the story of the Three Little Pigs then design a house that will withstand various "wind" tests. Are you a better builder than the Three Little Pigs?

SAT, Feb 18 • 1:30-2:15 pm

AL-Albert Branch

 

Take Your Child to the Library Week Adventure R

Set off on you own story adventure! Follow the activity cards to choose your own plot twists and turns.

Complete your quest and receive a small adventure token. This drop-in activity can be done anytime during Take Your Child to the Library Week, February 19 to 25.

SUN, Feb 19-25

RP-Regent Place Branch

 

Book Character Scavenger Hunt D

Your favourite book characters are hiding at Sherwood Village Branch at our Take Your Child to the Library Week Scavenger Hunt! Please note: limited prizes available.

Feb 21-25

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

 

Foamy February R

For ages 6-9 years. Join us and bring your creativity! We will supply the foamies for some fantastic art!

TUE,   Feb 21 • 10:30-11:00 am

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

 

Beat Maker Class R

For ages 8-12. Make beats like a professional music producer. Learn the art of sampling, pattern making, sequencing and publishing music using electronic digital drum machines.

TUE, Feb 21 • 2:00-3:30 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

THU, Feb 23 • 2:00-3:30 pm

SU-Sunrise Branch

 

Claymation Exploration R

For ages 8-12. Learn the ins and outs of claymation as you create your very own stop-motion animation movie.

WED, Feb 22 • 1:30-3:00 pm

AL-Albert Branch

 

Shocking Sharpie Coasters R

For ages 7 & over. Make some cool coasters using vibrant coloured Sharpies and isopropyl alcohol.

WED, Feb 22 • 1:30-2:00 pm

SV-Sherwood Village Branch

 

Marshmallow Madness R

For ages 6 & over. Join us for a little medieval madness and learn how to build catapults and

shooters with your friends. Load your creations with marshmallows and try to hit the targets.

WED, Feb 22 • 2:00-3:00 pm

GE-Glen Elm Branch

 

Art Adventures R

For ages 5-9. Come fill your school break with fun art making with an artist who will guide your artistic adventure!

WED, Feb 22 • 2:30-3:30 pm

SU-Sunrise Branch

 

Dinosaur Dig R

For ages 4-7. Do you dig Dinosaurs? Come to a dino-mite dinosaur storytime and participate in a dinosaur dig.

THU, Feb 23 • 10:00-10:45 am

AL-Albert Branch

 

Flip-Book Art Class R

For ages 6-9. Tell a story through a unique comic flip-book with artist Allan Dotson. Your art will appear to move like magic!

THU, Feb 23 • 2:00-4:00 pm

GE-Glen Elm Branch

 

Surprise Egg Storytime R

For ages 5-8. An interactive storytelling session using prompts hidden inside of playdough eggs, water soluble fizzing eggs and more! We'll tell a story together based on what's inside.

FRI, Feb 24 • 2:00-3:00 pm

CO-Connaught Branch

 

Family Film Day D

For families. Join us for an afternoon of movie fun for the whole family!

FRI, Feb 24 • 2:00-3:30 pm

SU-Sunrise Branch

 

The Art of the Illustrator R

For ages 8-12. Picture books have amazing illustrations created from a variety of materials such as Plasticine, woodcuts and pencil drawings. We'll explore some of the best illustrations and create a book together using illustrations of our own.

FRI, Feb 24 • 2:00-3:00 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Little Critters D

For ages 2-7. There's nothing cuter than baby animals and there are lots of stories about them too. Come and listen to some of the best of these stories about little critters.

SAT, Feb 25 • 2:00-2:30 pm

CC-Central Children’s Library

 

Get Caught Reading! D

Attention all families! Get caught reading at Sherwood Village Branch and help us promote the love of reading during “Take Your Child to the Library Week”! (Please note: limited prizes available)

SAT, Feb 25 • 9:30 am-5:00 pm

SV-Sherwood Village Branch