Kids & Families

This storytime is best for ages 3-5.  Held in conference room ABC. No class on 11/28.

Upcoming
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join us one Thursday of each month for Lego Lab.  Each month we will feature a different building activity.  Each activity will include a brief presentation on the featured construction tied to STEM.  Themes may include: patterns, inventions, bridges, robots, homes, animals and more!  For students in grades K-5.  October class meets in Youth Services area. All other days meet in Conference ABC.

  • January 23
  • February 27
  • March 12
  • April 16
  • May 28

Let's Sweat at the Library with our kids! Family Fitness Friday is once a month fitness class where you can bring your kids along! No need to worry about daycare. Bring your strollers, your kids, some water, and your workout attire to the library. Workout in a kid friendly environment with other parents. Toys will be available for toddlers. Taught by a Fitness Prenatal and Postpartum and Barre Above Certified Instructor.

September 20 - HIIT Class
October 18 - Barre Class
November 15 - HIIT Class
December 20 - Barre Class

Upcoming
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Friday, December 20, 2019 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Friday, November 22, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

In conjunction with Homeschool Art Around the World, students will learn about important figures and mythological creatures from every corner of the globe. Registration for both classes is not mandatory but encouraged, as they will complement each other.

Registration required and begins 8/30 with classes starting on 9/20. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk). This class is intended for grades first and up. Since this class builds upon itself, participants that miss more than three classes may be dropped from the class and a family on the wait list will be invited in.

Class will be held in Conference Room ABC. Please note that there will be no class on 10/4,11/1, and 11/29.

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Friday, November 22, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Homeschoolers come in for a weekly art lesson will focus on one part of the world each week.

This homeschool art class is sure to enhance your current arts curriculum. Each week we will journey to a new place and experience hands on activities that will offer students a chance to put their own spin on art from around the world. After getting a brief glimpse into each country we will we will create our own work of art inspired by that style. This class is best for students first grade and up with parents present.

Registration required and begins 8/30. Classes begin 9/20. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk).Since this class builds upon itself, participants that miss more than three classes may be dropped from the class and a family on the wait list will be invited in.

Class will be held in Conference Room ABC. Please note that there will be no class on 10/4, 11/1, & 11/29.

Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:45am

Join us for an all ages storytime followed by a fun themed craft activity! Meets in Conference Room ABC.

*The same stories and crafts are shared during this month’s Night Tales and Saturday Storytimes. Pick the day/time that works best for your family!

This storytime is for pre walkers and is a lapsit.  Held in conference room ABC. There will be no class on 10/8 and 11/26.

Upcoming
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 1:30pm

Come and join us as we learn about this awesome state park that's right in our back yard! We'll learn about its history, trails, wildlife and much more!!!

This class is intended for school-age students and up. Please dress for the weather as we may be spending time outdoors. Class will be held at 1,000 Islands Environmental Center.

Registration required and begins 11/5. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk). Registration is only for this specific class. To participate in other classes in this series, please register when our registration dates open.

  • Get to Know Our Wisconsin State Parks: Devil's Lake State Park - December 17. Registration begins 12/3.
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us for a short storytime, with some fun creative play and themed crafts after. This storytime is best for preschoolers! Held in Conference Room ABC.

*The same stories and crafts are shared during this month’s Night Tales and Saturday Storytimes. Pick the day/time that works best for your family!

This storytime is for one year olds!  Held in conference ABC. No class on 11/27.

Upcoming
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:15am

This storytime is for two year olds!  Held in conference room ABC. No class on 11/27.

Upcoming
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm

Celebrate the release of Frozen 2 with a Frozen Sing-along! Join us for a special movie showing of the sing-along version of Frozen! Bring the whole family (costumes encouraged!) and enjoy a movie, popcorn, and the chance to sing along to your favorite songs from the movie.

Don't miss Frozen Day on Friday, November 22 for even more Frozen fun!

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:45pm

Frozen Day at the Library! Come celebrate Frozen 2 being released by participating in Frozen related activities!

9:30 Frozen Storytime and Sing Along      

                Read stories about winter and arctic animals, and sing a Frozen song in this storytime. This storytime is perfect for preschoolers, but siblings are welcome.

All Day Activities

Pick up a map at either desk to find all the fun Frozen-inspired activities!

  • Let it Go! Lyric Scavenger Hunt 
  • Pin the Nose on Olaf 
  • Reindeer Ear & Crown Making Station 
  • Snow Sensory Station 
  • Build a Snowman 
  • Rock Troll Painting
  • Igloo Reading Area 
  • Build an Ice Castle 
  • Snowball Toss 
  • Make a Paper Snowflakes

12:00-3:00 Snowflake Wands with the Girl Scouts    

                Join local Girl Scouts to make your very own snowflake wand! This special activity will be available from 12:00-3:00 in the Adult Fiction area of the library.

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 (All day)

Drop in anytime to make a winter themed craft.  Held in the teen/tween area.

Come challenge our Pokémon Sword and Shield gym leader! Beat the gym leader and win a gym badge! You must bring your own Nintendo Switch and Pokemon Sword or Shield game to participate. Held in conference room ABC.

Upcoming
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 6:00pm to 6:30pm

This 30 minute musical storytime is perfect for your preschooler. Enjoy stories set to music, play musical instruments, and more!

Registration is required for each child ages 3-5 attending. Registration begins on the date listed for each class:

October 9 - registration begins 9/25

November 13 - registration begins 10/30

December 11 - registration begins 11/27

 

 

Come play with us! Each month, we will have a different theme and activities. We will have different sensory, skill, and play stations for your child to explore! Parents will interact with their little ones at each station at their own pace while meeting other parents and little friends! Come join in the parent and toddler fun!

This program is designed for kids ages 1-3. Siblings are welcomed but will have to be registered to play. Held in Conference ABC. Registration is required starting 2 weeks before the program.

September 6 Theme:   Awesome Apples      Registration Begins: August 30
October 11 Theme:      Fall Festivities           Registration Begins: September 27
November 8 Theme:    Farm Fun                  Registration Begins: October 25
December 13 Theme:  Winter Wonderland   Registration Begins: November 27

Upcoming
Friday, December 13, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:30am
Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:45am

Join us for an all ages storytime followed by a fun themed craft activity! Meets in Conference Room ABC.

*The same stories and crafts are shared during this month’s Night Tales and Saturday Storytimes. Pick the day/time that works best for your family!

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