Youth Programs

Book Blazers, our after school program for students in grades K-4, is on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons from 3:30 to 4:30 pm.   See you again in the fall!

Each Tuesday afternoon in June and July, it’s Out of This World Story Time at 3:30 pm.  Join Jess for some cool stories, activities, and crafts.

We’re celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing!  On Saturday, July 20th from 10am-1pm we’re having a Moon Landing Party!  We’ll have lots of fun and out of this world activities, snacks from space, some science experiments, and help make our own starry night sky.

For the Summer Reading Program…..

Each Thursday, we’ll have an “Out of This World Program” for you to participate in…..all ages are generally welcome, although some programs may require help for the younger folks.  All events are free and open to the public.

Friday afternoons in July we’ll be showing movies on the big screen in the Community and Youth Services Room.  *Each person to attend may have a  FREE slice of pizza and a cup of juice each.  All other snacks and drinks are available for $1.00 or less each, with all proceeds to benefit future Library Programs.*

Friday, July 12th Movie at 3 pm – Mars Needs Moms.  Rated PG, Mars Needs Moms is about a young boy named Milo, who gains a deeper appreciation for his mom after Martians come to Earth to take her away.  This movie runs for 1 hour and 28 minutes.

Here’s your chance to get a bit messy! On Thursday, July 18th, at 6:00 pm we’ll be learning to make DIY Moon Sand.  Come be a little messy and make your own moon sand to play with at home.  Younger children may need help with mixing.

The Friday, July 19th Movie at 3 pm is Guardians of the Galaxy.  Rated  PG-13Guardians of the Galaxy finds a group of intergalactic criminals who must pull together to stop a fanatical warrior with plans to purge the universe.  This movie runs for 2 hours and 1 minute.

Blast off with us on Thursday, July 25th at 6:00 pm when we make Bottle Rockets.  With a little bit of imagination, science, and some odds and ends, make your own little rocket.

The final SRP July Movie on Friday, July 26th at 3 pm is Alita: Battle Angel.  Rated PG-13, Alita is a deactivated female cyborg who is revived, but cannot remember anything of her past life and goes on a quest to find out who she is.  This movie will run for 2 hours and 2 minutes.

Create your very own planet themed sun catcher on Thursday, August 1st, at 6pm.  We’ll be using paint, so dress appropriately!

And…….the grand finale to our Summer Reading Program – The CARNIVAL!!  It will happen on Saturday, August 10th, from 1 to 4 pm on Fort Hill Park.  We’ll have Games, Prizes, Snacks, Activities, Raffles,  and  Fun Fun Fun!  There is sure to be a little something for everyone.