Children's Events

Paws to Listen: Read to a Dog! – Sun, Aug. 3, 2:00-3:00 pm

Next meeting on August 3rd, 2014 at 2:00pm

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 August 5th, 2014 at 10:00am


This storytime is focused on very young children and building literacy skills for them – listening to words, building vocabulary and book handling skills. We read stories, dance, bounce and wiggle. Join us! 

Storypals: Story time for kids ages 2 and 3 years

Next meeting on August 6th, 2014 at 10:00am

Dug dog with two girls cropped

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!

Storyfriends: Story time for 3, 4, and 5 year olds

Next meeting on August 7th, 2014 at 10:00am

Halloween group 2013

Join us for as we read good books, learn finger plays, sing songs and dance.  We will also work on early literacy skills like sequencing a story, rhyming and verse, plot and character, shapes and organization of groups, and playing with words.

LEGO Club – Last Wednesday, July 30, 4-5:30 pm

Next meeting on August 27th, 2014 at 4:00pm

LEGO Sept 2013

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.

Go Dog Go 5K Run/Walk and Dog Walk – Sat, Sept. 13

This event is on September 13th, 2014 at 7:30am

Go Dog Go! Dog

Go Dog Go is on our calendar.  Be sure to put it on yours. Saturday, September 13 at the Basehor City Park. Go Dog Go is a paw-some dog walk to benefit the Leavenworth County Humane Society, Inc. sponsored in part by the Basehor Community Library and Wagg’n Tails Day Spa. New this year -  a 5K Run!  Run, walk, be with your dog. It’s all fun and it’s all… Read more »