Programs

Events for Kids

FALL PROGRAMS

Movement Mondays-For 2 to 5 year old with caregiver. Research shows there are positive correlations between movement and learning so bring your shoes and move with us. This program will have a dance component and then movement exploration like hula hoops, balls, scooters, parachutes and more. Perfect for those active toddlers!

 Lap-Sit with Ms. Jen and Ms. JaneCome listen to books, learn finger plays and rhymes, and sing and dance! Children ages 5 and under invited Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. Thursday is a repeat of Tuesdays. No registration necessary.

Building Blocks 10:00 – 10:45 a.m. Tuesdays, September 18- October 23 with Linda Breuer. This program 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.

Foreign Language Tutor-Wednesdays from 7 to 8 in our Teen Space. Laura Freeburn has offered to be at our library every Wednesday evening from 7 to 8 offering free homework help and test prep for students taking Spanish, French or German. She is a translator and substitute teacher. This is for school-aged children taking a foreign language class.

Henna Program-Saturday, October 20 from noon to 2. You will learn the history of Henna and learn how to create Henna. This program is for kids 12 and up and is limited to 12 kids. Registration Required.

Spooky City-SAFE TRICK-OR-TREATINGSaturday, October 27. The library will be handing out treats to all costumed children from 11 a.m. to noon, or while supplies last.

 Apple Pie Program-Saturday, November 10 at 10:00 a.m.-Come learn how to make an apple pie from scratch. This is a family program. Limited to 20 people. Registration Required.

Crafts before the Holiday Parade – Join us at 5:30 p.m. to make some holiday crafts before the “Jingle All the Way” parade begins  at 6:30 p.m. The library will be open during the parade.

Ice Festival CraftsSaturday, December 15-During the Ice Festival at Wehmhoff Square Park the library will have winter crafts in the library from noon to 2.

The  Door County Sled Dogs Special Presentation-The Making of a Sled Dog Team. – Wednesday, January 16 at 6:30 p.m. ALL AGES! Dynamic, interesting, and often humorous-meet Sled Dog Sebastian and Musher Dan (as seen in Woman’s Day and USA Today) and learn all about the sport of mushing, good pet care, leadership skills, and team building! Special Photo Opportunities AND MORE!

Stuffed Animal Puppy Adoption Party – Saturday January 26 at 10:00.  We’ll have puppy stories, games, crafts and more.  Go home with your newly adopted puppy. Ages 3-7 years old.  Call the library to register 262-342-1130.

Author Visit –  Meet author and American Girl Magazine editor Andrea Debbink on Saturday February 2 at 10:00 a.m and help celebrate her new book Spark: A Guide to Ignite the Creativity Inside You.  There will be opportunity to talk with Andrea and explore your own creativity.

Supper Storytime with Ms. Jen and Ms. Jane February 12 at 6:00 p.m.  Join us for stories, songs and a baked potato bar supper.  Please call the library to register 262-342-1130.

 

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.