Children's Programs

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Salsa Saturdays

Salsa Saturdays are 1st Saturdays!
Nov. 1, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
El Día de los Muertos Fiesta
¡Artes! ¡Cuentos! ¡Juegos! ¡Bocados! ¡Piñata!
Crafts! Stories! Games! Snacks! Pinata!


The MJO is The MakerPlace on Thursdays for students in 3rd-8th grade

Robotics, motorized cars, crafts and more!
Drop in: 3-5 p.m. Thursdays, Now-December 18
Geek Dad
Have fun with Geek Dad James McBride!

Paint with glowsticks, supersoaker target practice, power squishy circuits or get creative with duct tape and cardboard; you never know what kind of crazy fun this guy has in store for you and your family!


3:30-4:30 p.m. Saturday, November 8
Honoring our Native American Veterans
Learn more about the warrior tradition, from the Revolutionary War to Navajo Code Talkers to military service in Iraq. Hear stories, meet a Native veteran, and make a card for our WA state Native American veterans. The National Native American Veterans Association Moccasin Project will be shared.

Fun Hours

Children 6 and younger with an adult are invited to drop in for these unstructured play dates in a learning-rich pre-literacy environment. Board books, foam blocks, sensory play and more! No registration required.
Mondays & Tuesdays: 10:00 a.m.-12 p.m.

Pajama Time

Come in pajamas and bring a stuffed friend to enjoy a research-based curriculum developed by The World of Eric Carle. Bedtime stories and fun songs are a friendly way to end the day! Siblings in Middle & HS can attend Teen Tuesday! Registration recommended
Tuesdays: 6:30-7 p.m.

Mother Goose Time

Babies 0-24 months and their grownups join Family Literacy Coordinator Jennifer King for this bouncy, bubbly, book time. Registration recommended
Wednesdays: 10:30-11 a.m., October 1st - November 26th

Very Ready Readers

Enjoy a half hour Volunteer-led storytime, followed by a half hour of sensory play, special toys and creative activities. The Very Ready Reader program includes care-giver tips to extend literacy 24/7! Registration recommended
Wednesdays: 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Toddler Time

Nursery rhymes and interactive stories encourage emergent literacy for 24 - 48 month olds and their grownups. Registration recommended
Fridays, 10:30-11 a.m., October 3rd - November 21st

Preschool Storytime

Four year olds and up are Very Ready Readers as Youth Services Librarian Jan E.V.W. Hanson shares stories, songs and silliness. Registration recommended
Thursdays, 10:30-11 a.m., October 2nd - November 20th

Tuesday Movie Night

No tickets necessary, but space is limited. First come, first served. Click for details!
November 4th

December 2nd