World Cup Soccer


Watch World Cup Soccer at the Library
Ages: 13 and up

The World Cup is here again! Catch some of the action with us here at the Library!

Related imageFriday, June 15 at 12:00 p.m.
Portugal vs. Spain

Monday, June 18 at 12:00 p.m.
Tunisia vs. England

Friday, June 22 at 12:00 p.m.
Serbia vs. Switzerland

Tuesday, June 26 at 12:00 p.m.
Nigeria vs. Argentina

 

Mobile Room Escape: Down Periscope


Wednesday, June 13 at 2:00 AND 4:00 p.m. | Ages: 12-18 years old

You’re “locked” in a submarine, submerged in the North Atlantic, surrounded by enemy warships. You have one hour to work with your peers to guide your sub to safety. Search for hidden clues, use your periscope to chart the course, and solve other riddles. Can you escape in time? Registration is not required, but space is limited to 12 participants each session. Participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. for the first session and 3:30 p.m. for the second session.


Wednesday, June 13 at 6:00 p.m.  | Adults only!

You’re “locked” in a submarine, submerged in the North Atlantic, surrounded by enemy warships. You have one hour to work with your peers to guide your sub to safety. Search for hidden clues, use your periscope to chart the course, and solve other riddles. Can you escape in time? Registration is not required, but space is limited. Participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

 

After School Book Buddies and Stay & Play


After School Book Buddies
Tuesdays at 3:00 p.m. 
March 6—May 29
AGES: 4 to 7 years old 

Come relax after school and join Miss Diane for some great stories and fun learning activities. Every week will be a different adventure! Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first served basis.

 

After School Stay & Play
Tuesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. 
March 6—May 29
AGES: 4 to 7 years old 

Children are invited to join us after Book Buddies to stay and play. We will have some fun things for kids who are early elementary school age. Enjoy an hour of play! Registration is not required to attend.


Manga Book Club


AGES: 6th through 8th Grade

Are you a fan of manga and graphic novels? Join Parish for the Library’s new Manga Book Club. Manga Book Club meets at 3:00 p.m. on the following dates:

April 23 Kingdom Hearts: Final Mix, Vol. 1 by Shiro Amano
June 4 Boruto Vol. 1 by Masashi Kishimoto

Copies of the book to be discussed are available at the Youth Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.

 

Chapters Book Club


AGES: 3rd through 5th Grade

Join Miss Penny and discuss some of her favorite chapter books! Chapters Book Club meets at 4:00 p.m. on the following dates:

March 19 Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko
April 16 Book Scavenger by Jennifer Bertman
May 21 Sideways Stories from Wayside School by Louis Sachor

Copies of the book to be discussed are available at the Youth Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.

 

Budding Bookworms Book Club


AGES: Kindergarten through 2nd Grade

Calling all you curious kids for some fun reading and learning! We will explore some books from our non-fiction collection and see how fun true stories can be too! Budding Bookworms Book Club meets at 4:00 p.m. on the following dates:

March 12 The Scraps Book by Lois Ehlert
April 9 How Ben Franklin Stole the Lightning by Rosalyn Schanzer
May 14 George Ferris, What a Wheel! by Barbara Lowell

Copies of the book to be discussed are available at the Youth Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.

 

Pre-K Book Club


AGES: 3 to 5 years old

Join Miss Kyrie’s monthly book club just for pre-readers that will focus on early literacy skills and fostering a love of reading. Already read the book? Repetition strengthens connections in the brain and builds confidence in your little one. Pre-K Book Club meets at 4:00 p.m. on the following dates:

March 5 Mix It Up! by Herve Tullet
April 2 Little Cloud by Eric Carle
May 7 Should I Share My Ice Cream? by Mo Willems

Copies of the book to be discussed are available at the Youth Services Desk one month prior to the discussion.

 

 

Summer Crafts with PJT


Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
June 7 – July 26
AGES: 6 to 10 years old

Join the Youth Department’s Parish every Thursday for fun and easy craft making projects. Each week the featured project will use simple items like buttons, strings, paper and more. No registration is required to attend, but space is limited.

 

Nifty Nature Explorers


Mondays from 9:30–10:30 a.m.
June 11 – July 23
AGES: 4 to 8 years old

Get outside in the Library’s garden with Miss Penny and Miss Diane to enjoy and learn about flowers, bugs, and other cool things in nature! We will learn some new facts, do some hands-on projects, and even share some stories. Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Stop by the Youth Desk the day of the program for more information.