Fall 2018 Programs for School Age Children:

The Fall sessions will run from Monday, August 13 to Saturday, December 22. Library will be closed September 2 & 3, November 11, 22, & 23, December 23-25.

Monday Makers: Mondays from 9:30 – 11:30 am

Children ages 3 through 12 years are invited to explore science, art, and more at our Monday Makers Program.

Family Storytime: Mondays from 6:30 – 7:30 pm

Songs, rhymes and stories that fill your imagination and expand your knowledge. A craft will follow this 25 minute storytime.

Hands On! + Storytime: Tuesdays from 9:30 – 11:30 am

This is a sensory program for children ages 0 – 5 years. We will have a variety of materials such as blocks, balls, craft supplies, textures, colors, etc., for children to examine and describe, utilize, and learn.

Creative Constructors: Tuesdays from 3:30 – 5:00 pm & 4th Saturday of each month from 10:30-11:30 am

Children ages 0-12 years and their families are welcome to build, learn, and play with LEGO® and Duplo® bricks!

Colorin, Colorado: Tuesdays from 6:30 – 7:30 pm – Begins August 21

Spanish/English storytime! All ages are welcome to this program that’s fun for the whole family. You do not have to speak or read Spanish to enjoy Colorin, Colorado!

Homeschool Library Class: Wednesdays from 1:00 – 2:30 pm

Ages 5-12 and their care givers are welcome to join Miss Dara for science experiments, art projects, exploring geography, games, and more!

Art & Culture: Wednesdays from 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Children ages 5-12 years are welcome to come and learn about a variety of world cultures through art! We will make a different art project each week!

Full STEAM Ahead: Thursdays from 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Children ages 5-12 years are welcome to our STEAM program, where we’ll incorporate two or more of the following: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math!

Friday Fables: Fridays from 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Children ages 5-12 years are welcome to join us for life lessons we learn from fables. We’ll read a few fables, and make a craft to take home.

Tail Waggin’ Reads: 1st Saturday of each month from 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Join certified therapy dog Obi and his owner Larry for some reading fun! This program is best for children who are beginning to read or are already reading. Take the opportunity to practice reading aloud to Obi, who loves kids and stories!

Good Crafternoon: 2nd Saturday of each month from 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Crafters between the ages of 5 and 12 years may make a craft to take home.

Tween Time: 3rd Saturday of each month from 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Children ages 8-12 years are welcome to Tween Time! We’ll make a challenging but fun craft.

Saturday Storytime: 4th Saturday of each month from 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Songs, rhymes and stories that fill your imagination and expand your knowledge. A craft will follow this 25 minute storytime.

Special Events:

Fall Family Fun: Saturday, November 3 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

We’ll join the whole library event with Fall Celebration Crafts for ages 3-12 years. Then, our friends from Barnyard Buddies will be on the Library’s west lawn facing Dixieland Road from 2:00 until 4:00PM with pony rides and a petting zoo! Come on out and celebrate fall with us!

Programming Flyers:

To access a printable schedule of events click the link below:

August-September 2018 Flyer – English –Coming Soon

August-September 2018 Flyer – Spanish –Coming Soon

For detailed descriptions of each event listed on the flyer, please see our online event calendar located here. Click on the date of the event you are interested in on the calendar in the right hand corner and find a detailed description. Please contact the Children’s Library at (479) 621-1152 ext. 2 with any questions.

Great Reads for:

Early Elementary (Grades K-2)
Upper Elementary (Grades 3-4)
Middle Grade (Grades 5-6)

Need to Check Accelerated Reading Level? Click on the link below:

AR Book Find

Homework Help:

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BJ Pinchbecks Homework Helper Logo

FactMonster

World Book Student

World Book Kids

Fun & Games:

PBS Kids

Disney Junior

FunBrain

Nick

Sports Illustrated Kids

Starfall

National Geographic Kids

Cool Math

Brainpop

Capstone Kids

Other fun and educational sites can be found on Great Websites for Kids, compiled by the Association for Library Service for Children, a division of the American Library Association.

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