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Fall Session: September 20 - December 11




Story Times

September 20 - December 11 (No activities Thanksgiving week)

Story times stream LIVE on Facebook and are available to view until 1 p.m. No account needed to view streaming video on Facebook.

Baby Time
Wednesday, 10:30 AM

Join Jakob for stories and activities for busy babies.

Toddler Time
Fridays, 10:30 AM
Join Jakob for stories and activities for wiggly toddlers.

Preschool Story Time
Thursdays, 10:30 AM

Becky and Monty bring stories, songs and rhymes to you every week.


Drive-Thru Trick or Treat
Saturday, October 31, 11 AM - 2 PM
Drive-Thru Trick or Treat, October 31, 11 am to 2 pm

Thank you, Longview Rotary and Friends of LPL!

Craft Challenges

Have fun with easy kids' crafts this fall! Watch a video tutorial on our YouTube channel, then pick up a free craft packet anytime during Drive-Thru hours. Weekly crafts for toddlers and preschoolers go along with our Facebook Live story times. Crafts for older kids are posted monthly.Share your child's works of art with us through our Facebook page or tag us on Instagram!

Toddler/Preschool Crafts (Weekly)

  1. Paper Bag Scarecrow
  2. Taco with Toppings
  3. Paper Plate Apple
  4. Paper Donut
  5. Farm Animal
  6. Jack o' Lantern (Video available Sunday evening)

Elementary Kid Crafts (Monthly)

We also have a monthly craft for teens and adults as well. View the entire Fall Craft playlist on YouTube!

Kids' Book Club

Now on Zoom! Meet up with youth librarians and other readers to talk about books! Recommended for kids in grades 3-5. A limited number of free copies of the book are available at library Drive-Thru. Email Becky at longviewlibrary@mylongview.com for the meeting information.

September 29, 3:30 PM
I Love You, Michael Collins by Lauren Baratz-Logsted

It's 1969, and 10-year-old Mamie is writing letters to astronaut Michael Collins to help her deal with problems at home.

October 27, 3:30 PM
Books by Roald Dahl

Read and discuss any book by the author! We'll have a limited number of free copies of Matilda, The BFG, Esio Trot, and The Magic Finger, but feel free to read any of his other books as well.

December 1, 3:30 PM
The Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson

When Candice finds an old letter in her attic, it puts her and neighbor Brandon on the trail of a mystery that will uncover secrets of their home and families.

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If you have questions about youth resources at LPL, feel free to get in touch by email or call 360.442.5323.



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