Thursday, July 27th @ 6 pm • for ages 4 & up. Join Magic Jim and his sidekick puppet Mortimer as they use library books to create a magical, inspirational, and fun program! Jim incorporates magic, humor, puppetry and lots of audience participation to amaze, inspire and encourage young people to get excited about reading! Registration is required.
for ages 3–5 years with a caregiver, with instructor Tracey Somers. Tuesdays @ 2–3 pm • June 27th–July 25th. No class July 4th. In this multi-sensory class, children will listen to a nature-themed story that will inspire that day’s art work. They will use a variety of materials to create their own unique work of art. Process is stressed over outcome, which allows children to […]
Starfall It’s Fun to Read:With a basic understanding of letter-sound relationships, your child is ready to explore a variety of exciting topics that will expand reading vocabulary, comprehension, and world knowledge. The games and activities within demonstrate the joy of reading through rhyme, alliteration, spelling patterns, and word play. Ages 4 to 7. Visit […]
TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you. TBL also includes National Geographic videos and games. […]
Kick-off Meeting on Tuesday, May 23rd @ 3 pm. Summer Drop-in Fridays @ 10 am-1pm. June 30th-August 25th. No drop-in on 7/21, 8/18. Open to 4th Grade and up Build a better natural world by contributing to our library garden! No prior gardening experience is needed, just come be a part of our healthy community. Dress for mess! Registration […]
Thursday, July 20th @ 6 pm • Gr. K & up Set sail with us on a thrilling action packed adventure about a crew of quirky pirates marooned on a deserted island. With mutiny and high-tide looming, they must use science to find a way to rescue their salty captain and construct a ship before all hope is lost! Don’t miss this […]
Thursday, July 13th @ 6 pm • ages 2 & up. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. This show will engage young children with songs, comedy, robots, bubbles, music technology and original stories about why engineers, architects and designers rock! The show is crafted to be inclusive for all children including children on the Autism Spectrum. Each song is accompanied […]
Thursday, July 6th @ 6 pm, for Grades 4 & 5. This popular event is back! There has been a crime and it’s up to you to figure out who the guilty party is! Come solve the mystery and enjoy dinner with friends. Registration is required.
Thursday, June 29th @ 6 pm. For Grades K and up. We bring the museum to you! Come see our library be transformed into a museum featuring life-sized dinosaur fossils and other prehistoric items up to 500 million years old! Children will dig for fossils in this interactive presentation. Registration is required.
Wednesdays @ 10:15–11 am • through May 10th. Summer Session: June 28th – July 26th. For newborns to 36 months old. Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Join in unstructured play, circle time, songs, stories and more! Limited to USR library cardholders.