Children's Events

Paws to Listen: Read to a Dog! – Nov. 2, NEW TIME 1:00-2:00 pm

Next meeting on November 2nd, 2014 at 1:00pm

Read to the dogs

K-5th Grade This program is scheduled for the first Sunday of every month. Reading to a dog…what a great way to improve children’s reading skills!  Not just any dogs either, but registered therapy dogs from the Human Animal Bond group in Leavenworth.  Animals are the ideal reading companions because they listen and do not judge or laugh or criticize.  To participate, children should be able to read.  The Human Animal Bond… Read more »

Storytots: Storytime for infants through age 2

Next meeting on November 4th, 2014 at 10:00am

Tuesday group

10:00-10:20 am – This storytime is focused on very young children and building literacy skills for them – listening to words, building vocabulary and using their imagination. We read stories, dance, bounce and wiggle. Join us! 

Storypals: Story time for kids ages 2 and 3 years

Next meeting on November 5th, 2014 at 10:00am

Wednesday group

Storytime for 2-3 year-old is so much fun!  We read great books, learn finger plays, sing songs and dance. We also will work on these early literacy skills: vocabulary development, shape recognition, rhyming and word play. Come join us!

LEGO Robotics November Classes

Next meeting on November 5th, 2014 at 4:15pm

LEGO monkey

LEGO WeDo Robotics is a hands-on program using LEGOs to build, then computers to program movements and sound. ALL CLASS TIMES:  4:15-5:30 Advanced Class: For children who have already completed the first two levels…but want more! Wednesday, November 5 Cancelled Thursday, November 6 Introduction Class: Children learn the basic LEGO Robotics.  So cool! Wednesday, November 12 or Thursday, November 13 Intermediate Class: After learning the basics, children expand their knowledge… Read more »

Kansas Reads to Preschoolers Week, Nov. 16-22

Next meeting on November 18th, 2014 at 10:00am

Promotional photo 3

“Is Everyone Ready for FUN?”  Yes we are! This is the book preschoolers all over the State of Kansas will be read the week of November 16-22.  Author Jan Thomas is known for her silly, interactive and fun books like “Rhyming Dust Bunnies”.  Bring your child to one of our Storytimes @ 10:00am on Tuesday Nov. 18th, Wednesday Nov. 19th or Thursday Nov.  20th to hear this FUN story! This… Read more »

LEGO Club – Last Wednesday, Oct. 29, 4-5:30 pm

Next meeting on November 26th, 2014 at 4:00pm

LEGO Club June 2014

K – 5th Graders use LEGO’s supplied by the library to build cool “stuff”. Occasionally, the creations are displayed in the children’s display case.