Events for Kids

Milwaukee Bucks Reading Challenge

January 2—February 5

Sign-up is FREE!

Read at least 250 pages  from books, magazines, or newspapers to earn a complimentary ticket offer to a Milwaukee Bucks home game!

Reading challenge open to ALL Wisconsin children

ages 1st through 8th grade.

Create & Play

Every Monday at 10:00 a.m.

Children ages 5 and under are invited to come and make a creation then stay for playtime. No registration required.

Sensory Play

Sensory Play will be on the first Friday of each month at 10:00 a.m. Come and explore activities that involve your senses. Children ages 5 and under invited.

 January 5 and February 2

No registration required.

Saturday Storytime

Come join our monthly Saturday Storytime at 10:00 a.m.
January 13 and February 17
No registration required.


Come listen to books, learn finger plays and rhymes, and sing and dance! Children ages 5 and under invited Tuesdays or Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.

Thursday is a repeat of Tuesday.  No registration required.

No Lap-Sit the week of Christmas and New Years

Building Blocks

Tuesdays, January 16 – February 20 from 10:00 – 10:45 am.

This program, presented by Linda Breuer,  is for parents or grandparents, and their babies, toddlers and preschoolers ages 0 – 4.  Musical activities, book readings, and social play will engage you and your young child.  It is a free gathering time for families to share parenting experiences and helpful tips.  Sign in onsite.

Pajama Storytime

Thursday, January, 11, 18 and 25 – 6:30 pm.

Listen to great stories and make a fun craft. All ages (and Teddy Bears) welcome! No registration needed.

Preschool Storytime

Starting in January we will have an afternoon Storytime every Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. for preschool children.


Afternoon Movie

Kids, join us on Wednesday, January 24 at 1:00.  A movie about some icons that take an adventure into your phone. Call or visit the Circulation Desk to sign up! Free Popcorn!

Virtual Teen Advisory Board

Any teen 12 and up are invited to join our Virtual Teen Advisory Board. The board will communicate through the Whatsup app, and we will also meet in person as a group periodically throughout the year. Teens will help with library programs and projects. Sign up at the library.

Burlington Area School District

Preschool Screening

February 7 from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.

Do you have concerns about your child’s development?

This a screening for kids birth to 5 who is not attending 5 year old kindergarten. If you are a parent of a child within this age range and are concerned about his/her development, you are encouraged to attend the upcoming screening at the library. District staff will screen your child in areas od development, social skills, fine motor, gross motor, and speech/language development. This screening is NOT in place of 4k or 5 k kindergarten screening, which will be offered in your neighborhood school.

Come Play with Ozobots

Monday, February 19 at 10:00a.m. Ozobot is a tiny robot that teaches kids programming. For kids 5 and older. Registration required

Valentine Card Making

Come make a Valentine any day after school during the week of February 5th through the 9th. We will provide the supplies.

Threatening Weather
Please call the library at 262-342-1130 to see if we are open and programs are not canceled.  We alert Channels 4, 6 and 12 when the library is closed due to bad weather.