Kids

Upcoming events

Tuesday, November 2, 2021 - 4:00pm

Storytime Room

Join us for a late afternoon Loteria game! Today is the last day of Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead. This holiday is a celebration of life, not mourning the death of a family member, so we are celebrating with a traditional Mexican game for...

Kids Families Gaming & Pop Culture

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Online

StoryJAM is a music and movement program designed to model, encourage, and facilitate music-making as an early literacy skill. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate as much as possible. Masks are required for all individuals over the...

Kids Families Storytimes

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 4:00pm

Children's Room

Need some homework help? Want to practice your reading skills by reading aloud? Drop in to the Children's Room between 4 and 6 pm every Monday and Wednesday this fall to get a little extra help from a preservice teacher in the UI College of...

Tweens Kids Tutoring

Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Mercer Park

It's DINOvember, so why are we doing a program about birds? Well, modern birds can trace their origins to theropods, a branch of mostly meat-eaters on the dinosaur family tree, including, "Velociraptors." Anatomically, they were very...

Kids Storytimes

Friday, November 5, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C, Online

Join us for a Special Book Babies! Come have fun with West Music’s very own early childhood music and movement program, Sing & Play & Grow! Sing, & Play & Grow is a fun, and engaging program offered at Book Babies. You and your baby...

Kids Babies Families Music

Friday, November 5, 2021 - 1:30pm

Online

Join us for a Special Book Babies! Come have fun with West Music’s very own early childhood music and movement program, Sing & Play & Grow! Sing, & Play & Grow is a fun, and engaging program offered at Book Babies. You and your baby...

Kids Babies Families Music

Saturday, November 6, 2021 - 10:30am

Storytime Room

It's the most wonderful time of the year (well we think so). DINOvember! Join us this morning for a storytime all about dinosaurs! Family Storytime is recommended for all ages and includes both shorter and longer stories combined with action...

Kids Families Storytimes

Saturday, November 6, 2021 - 4:30pm

Storytime Room, Children's Room

Join us for a Dino-riffic evening of competitive puzzle piecing! Each team will work a 100-piece dinosaur puzzle, competing against a 60 minute clock to be the quickest to complete it! The fastest team to finish will win a fabulous prize! We will...

Tweens Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Sunday, November 7, 2021 - 1:00pm

Storytime Room

Do you love dinosaurs and art? Of course! All ages will enjoy this Dinovember craft! Color and decorate your own wooden dinosaur ornament to hang in your room or gift to a friend or family member. Sunday Fun Days have returned to a mainly in-...

Kids Families Arts & Crafting

Monday, November 8, 2021 - 10:30am

Meeting Room A, Online

Join us every Monday for a special Spanish Bilingual Storytime with Children's Librarian Raquel! Together we will enjoy songs, rhymes and stories in Spanish and English. Children of all ages and their caregivers are welcome to join us. Masks...

Kids Babies Families Storytimes