SPRING 2017


Mondays

Mother Goose Time

10–10:30 am
for ages 1–2 ½, with a grownup
Mother Goose rhymes and songs with lots of participation & music.
April 3, 10, 24 • May 1, 8, 22

Shake, Baby Rattle, and Roll

11–11:30 am
from birth–one year old, with a grownup
Music, stories, and playtime in a small group setting.
April 3, 10, 24 • May 1, 8, 15, 22

Family Game Night

7–8 pm
for all ages; children 6 & under must be accompanied by a grownup
Classic games, and games that you've never played before, will be available in the Children's Program Room. Kevin will show you how to play.
April 3, 17, 24 • May 1, 8, 15, 22

  

Tuesdays

Rhythm & Romp

2–2:30 pm
for children up to age 5, with a grownup
Get ready to romp, stomp, shake and shimmy at this fun music and movement program.
April 4, 18, 25 • May 2, 9, 16, 23

Trivia Tuesdays

4:15–5 pm
for grades 3–6
Compete as a team answering rapid-fire trivia questions, and win sweet prizes.
April 4, 18, 25 • May 2, 9, 16, 23


Wednesdays

Full STEAM Ahead!

4:15–5 pm
for grades 2–6
Engage in a fun STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, or Math) activity each week.
April 5, 19, 26 • May 3, 10, 17, 24


Thursdays

Time for 2's

10–10:30 am
for 2 year old children, with a grownup
Short stories, fingerplays, and activities.
April 6, 20, 27 • May 4, 11, 18, 25

Every Day's a Holiday!

4:15–5 pm
for grades K–6; children 6 & under must be accompanied by a grownup
Celebrate National Spaghetti Day, National Drinking Straw Day, and more! Do an activity based on an unusual holiday.
April 6, 20, 27 • May 4, 11, 18, 25


Fridays

Planes, Trains & Automobiles

11–11:30 am
for ages 2 & up, with a grown-up
Stories and free play with our collection of cars, trucks and trains.
April 7, 21, 28 • May 5, 12, 19, 26

Let's Practice Our Spanish

4–5 pm
for ages 5 & up
We will make friends and speak Spanish.
April 7, 21, 28

*OPLbery Club*

4:15–5:30 pm
for children in grades 4–6 ONLY
*Advanced registration required
You be the judge! Join the 8th Annual OPLbery Club and help choose the most outstanding book for children published this year. We will meet monthly through January 2018.
May 19 • June 16 • July 14 • August 18 • September 15 • October 27 • November 17 • December 15
OPLbery Award Day: January 19, 2018


Saturdays

Family Storytime

11:30–12 noon
for all ages; children 6 & under must be accompanied by a grown-up
Storytime fun for the whole family!
April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 • May 6, 13, 20


Special Programs


OPLbery Club: Skype with Claire Legrand!

Friday, May 19, 4:15 pm
for grades 4–6 ONLY.
To kick off the 8th Annual OPLbery Club, we will be joined via Skype by OPLbery Medal winner Claire Legrand, author of last year's winning book, Some Kind of Happiness. You can get more information or sign up for the OPLbery Club in the Children's Room.

Battle of the Books

Wednesday, June 14, 7 pm, in the Children's Program Room
Love to read? Love trivia? Come to the Battle of the Books Recruitment Party to find out more about this county-wide competition.
Kids' Team: for children currently in grades 3–5 ONLY.
Teen Team: for kids currently in grades 6–9 ONLY.
Parents welcome!