What's New for Kids?

Baby and Toddler Storytime
Every Wednesday, 10 am

Miss GracePark Branch Library, Mission & Sixth

Hear stories, sing songs, learn fingerplays and rhymes, and have fun. Afterward, we gather at the craft tables to color and socialize with Miss Grace. Weekly, September through May.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

 

Drawing with Dante Rondo
Friday, Feb. 19, from 3:15-4:30pm

Drawing with DantePark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Come and explore how much you can get into your black and white drawings using graphite pencils on paper, or do a pastel drawing. Expand your abilities in using shading, tone, and contrast to make more expressive and masterful art. This program is for ages 9-14 years old, and all materials are supplied by the library.

Please pre-register by calling us at 624-4664.

 

Musical Storytime with Marylee Sunseri
Wednesday, Feb. 24, at 10am

Marylee SunseriPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Join Marylee for a musical storytime. For babies and toddlers, but preschoolers are welcome.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

After School is Cool Craft Time
Tuesday, March 1, from 3:30-4:30

Shamrock boxPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Make your own Shamrock Box for your St. Patrick's Day celebration.  This is a fun art activity for kids when they add their own paint, foam shapes, stickers and other embellishments. The finished products make lovely keepsake boxes in which to keep your lucky charms!  

Join Miss Pat for this fun craft project. All materials are supplied by the library. This program is for ages 5 through 9 years old.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

Steam Saturday!
Saturday, March 12, from 1:30-2:30

Science, technology, engineering, art, and mathPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Come to the library and explore States of Matter. Design and build with toothpicks and marshmallows, then explore physics with Oobleck. With  Ms. Myah, River School science teacher. This program is for kindergarten through 5th grade.

For more information call us at 624-4664.

 

Chef Visit with Todd Fisher
Monday, March 21, from 3:30-4:30

Chef Todd FisherPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Chef Todd of Tarpy's Roadhouse will be here with some yummy treats, and  will talk about the science of food preparation, and what it is like to be a chef. This program is for ages 9-14 years old.

Please pre-register by calling us at 624-4664.

 

 

Musical Storytime with Miss Stephanie
Wednesday, March 23 at 10am

Stephanie BrownPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Miss Stephanie Brown of Music Together will be here with her violin! Join us for a lively storytime. This program is for babies and toddlers, but preschoolers are welcome too.

For more information call us at 624-4664.


For more events see our calendar.

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New Resource for Young Scientists and Science Homework 

ScienceFlix



ScienceFlix - ScienceFlix combines curriculum-driven, interactive features, and intuitive navigation into a single, highly-engaging digital resource for students in grades 4 through 9. 


HelpNow - Online Homework Help

BrainfuseDo you need help with your homework? How about a writing lab to help you write better term papers and reports? Or maybe you need a little extra help with your Spanish homework or with understanding a math concept.

All you need is your library card to use the online tutoring service HelpNow. To get started, click on HelpNow and receive one-on-one help from an expert tutor (available from 1 to 10 pm).

 

Teen Volunteers

Volunteers are needed to assist staff with fun and easy projects. We want to help you complete those community service hours required for graduation. Please call Grace at 624-4664 if you are interested. Volunteer - it will look great on your college application.