Youth Services Department- Call 724-1525 x 4118 for more information on programs!
Homework Help: (Grades 2-8) Mondays and Tuesdays, 4:00 - 6:00 pm. Bright Futures Scholarship students will be at the library to tutor and assist students with their homework. Tutoring is provided first come, first served.
Frozen Party and Sing-a-Long Movie: (Ages 3-10) Saturday, February 7, 11:00 am. Calling all Elsa and Anna fans! Join us for games, crafts, snacks and the sing-a-long movie. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Registration required.
Intro to Dance- Hula: (Ages 4-9) Thursday, February 12, 4:00 pm. An introductory hula class taught by Noelani from Donna Marie's School of Dance. Registration is required.
Music & Me: (Ages birth- 5 years) Wednesday, February 25, 11:00 am. A fun early childhood music & movemnet class for young children and grown ups.
Seasonal Puppet Stories and Craft- Mr. & Mrs. Bird Build Their Nest: (Ages 3-8) Tuesday, March 31, 10:30 am. The Suncoast Waldorf School proudly presents, Mr. & Mrs. Bird Build Their Nest, with master puppeteer, Connie Manson. Join us for a delightful spring nature story that takes children on a journey into how a nest is built, where in nature the materials are found, and how the contributions of nature's community create a sense of cooperation and support.
Toddler Story Time: (Ages 19 months - 3 years) Mondays, 10:30 - 11:15am.
Young ones will be introduced to language and literature as they listen to nursery rhymes and stories, sing songs, and do fingerplays. A simple craft or coloring sheet is offered after story time.
Preschool Story Time: (Ages 2 -6 years) Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:15am.
Your preschooler will develop listening and early literacy skills while participating in an interactive story time with books, songs, and dance. A make-and-take craft is offered after story time.
Baby & Me Story Time: (Ages birth -18 months) Fridays, 10:00 - 10:30am
. Enjoy special bonding time with your baby, listen to a few simple stories, sing songs to your baby, do fingerplays, knee bouncers, bubble time and end with a play session!
NEW! Spanish Story Time: (Ages 18 months - 6 years) Saturday, February 28, 10:30 am.
Join us for free, fun and interactive stories with a native-speaking teacher. Music, songs, games and a craft will part of our 45 minute program.
Tuesday Crafternoon: (Ages 4-10) Tuesday, February 17, 3:30 pm.
Celebrate the Chinese New Year this month by making paper dragons at the library. Registration is required.
Wee Sing will resume on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 10:00 am.
Sign-up for February programs begins on Wednesday, January 14 at 9:30 am.
Lego League: (Ages 3 years and up) Saturdays, 3:00 – 4:30 pm and 3:00 - 4:30 pm the fourth Wednesday of the month. Bring your friends and join us for creative building with Legos.
Zumba Kids: (Ages 3-10) Thursday, February 19, 4:00 pm.
Boys and Girls are invited to Shake, Wiggle, and Giggle during this crazy cool dance fitness program, with certified Zumba Kids Instructor, Tiffany Palmer Godfrey. Kids will be introduced to World Rhythms such as Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, Reggaeton, Hip-hop and more. Parents love Zumba Kids because it increases their child’s focus, self-confidence, coordination, and metabolism, and kids love it because it’s FUN!
Wii Wednesday @ the Library: (Ages 5-12) Wednesday, February 18, 3:30-4:30
Join your friends for fun Wii Games. Enjoy some of the following games Just Dance, Mario Cart, Wii Resort Sports
or bring your own rated E for Everyone game.
Children's Movie: Wednesday, February 11, 3:30 pm. Watch Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day at the library. Free snacks and drinks provided - wow!
A Dog is a READER’S Best Friend! These dogs are specially trained to listen patiently while a child practices reading and gains more confidence. Each reader will earn a Pawsome Reader Certificate!
Read to Max: Thursday, February 19, 5:00 pm.
Meet our newest therapy dog, Max, the little black poodle! He can't wait to meet all the kid's and helping them practice their reading skills! Bow-wow!
Read to Oliver!: Friday, February 20, 3:00 pm.
Oliver, the super fuzzy Spitz, is a calm, experienced and adorable therapy dog trained by Therapy Dogs, International
. Oliver looks forward to meeting all the kid's and helping them practice their reading skills! Woof!
Children’s Sign Language Course: (Ages 4-12) Classes will be held on Mondays at 4:30 pm. ASL course that includes Sign Language vocabulary, stories and crafts or activities for children. Call the Deaf Services Office at 727-724-1525 extension 4120 to register.
Infant/Toddler Sign Language Course: (ages 0-3) Classes will be held on Thursdays at 10:30 am. These fun and interactive signing classes will teach you how to include signs naturally while interacting with your child through daily routines, playtime, story time and music. Call the Deaf Services Office at 727-724-1525 extension 4120 to register.