Programs for Preschoolers:

Join us for virtual programming on our social media pages: Facebook and YouTube.

Crafting with Ms. Mayra: Mondays at 10:00 am

Gather the whole family for crafts led by Ms. Mayra.

Smart Starts: Tuesdays at 10:00 am

From learning their ABCs and 123s to animals and shapes, Ms. Mayra will help preschoolers get ready for kindergarten through lessons, crafts and activities.

Colorín, Colorado: Tuesdays at 2:00 pm

Join Ms. Amy for Spanish/English crafts and activities. Learn new Spanish vocabulary and learn about Hispanic/Mexican culture.

Makerspace at Your Place: Saturdays at 10:00 am

Want to learn a new skill or how to create something new? Join library staff as they share how to make something at home.

Special Events:

Chinese New Year – Virtual: TBA

Programming Flyers:

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

Winter/Spring 2021 Flyer – English/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.

Prepare Your Child to Read :

Learning to read begins at birth! Check out this document to learn more about what you can do to help your child develop vital literacy skills: Prepare Your Child to Read!

More Information

Early Literacy and Language Tools from the Zero to Three Website

Mem Fox’s Ten Read-Aloud Commandments

  1. Richard Anderson, et al., Becoming a Nation of Readers: The Report of the Commission on Reading (Champaign: University of Illinois, 1985), 23.