Youth Services Department- Call 724-1525 x 4118 for more information on programs!
Homework Help: (Grades 1-8) 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. Check in at the Children's Reference Desk.
Puppets & PJ's: (Ages 8 and under) Tuesday, April 28, 7:00 pm. Come in your pajamas and snuggle down with your favorite blanket or stuffed animal for 30 minutes of stories and a fun puppet show.
Star Wars Movie Fun!: (Ages 12 and under) Monday, May 4, 3:30 pm. May the "Fourth" be with you! Join us for movies, crafts and snacks to celebrate all things Star Wars.
Super Mom Story Time & Craft: (All ages) Monday, May 11, 3:30 pm. Join our special guests from the Giving Foundation for Children for a special story time and craft featuring "Super Mom!" They will present information about their foundation and their Essay Contest for children ages 4-18 years.
Wee Discoveries: (Ages 2-5) Wednesday, June 18 & Thursday, July 9, 11:00 am. Play with age appropriate discovery stations designed to encourage creativity in learing with STEM goals in mind. Adult participation required.
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 finger-plays. 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 finger-plays, knee bouncers, bubble time and end with a play session!
NEW! Spanish Story Time: (Ages 18 months - 6 years) 2nd and 4th Saturdays, (April 25, May 9, & May 23) 1:30 pm.
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.
May Crafternoon: (Ages 4-10), Tuesday, May 19, 3:30 pm.
Kid's can decorate their own keepsake box! All supplies are included! Registration is required.
Wee Sing: (Ages 1-5) Tuesdays at 10:00 am.
This program incorporates foreign and sign languages, music instruments, songs and more! (No class on May 26) Sign-up for May programs begins on Wednesday, April 29 at 9:30 am. (If you have trouble accessing the link below then visit
and search for the Wee Sing program under
Sign up for Wee Sing in May!
Story Yoga: (Ages 4-10), Wednesday, May 6, 4:00 pm. Kids can enjoy fun animal and nature poses, partner games, songs, interactive stories, music and movement!
Kids' Yoga Dance: (Ages 3-9) Thursday, April 30 & May 28, 4:00 pm. Yoga meets dance in this creative program that offers kids a safe place to have fun, let go and move their bodies. Parents and caregivers are welcome to partipate, but not required.
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. Try our building challenge of the week for a chance to win a prize!
Zumba Kids: (Ages 4-12) Thursday, May 21, 4:00 pm.
Boys and Girls are invited to Shake, Wiggle, and Giggle during this crazy cool dance fitness program, with 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!
Game On! @ the Library: (Ages 5-12) Wednesday, May 20, 3:30-4:45
Come for an afternoon of Wii Games and board games. Enjoy some of the following games Wii Games:
Just Dance, Mario Cart, Wii Resort Sports, and many more
or bring your own rated E for Everyone game. Play board games like
Apples to Apples, Pictionary, Candyland, Uno
, and many others. Bring a friend and have some fun!
Children's Movie: (Ages 12 and under) Wednesday, May 13, 3:30pm. Paddington at the library.
Free popcorn and lemonade provided!
Paw-some Readers: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, May 21, 5:00 pm.
Meet our newest therapy dog, Max, the poodle! He can't wait to meet all the kid's and helping them practice their reading skills! Bow-wow!
Read to Oliver!: Friday, May 15, 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.
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.
Infant/Toddler Sign Language Course: (ages 0-3) Classes will be held on Thursdays at 10:30 am.