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Library programs are free and open to everyone. No registration is required unless otherwise noted.

Stories on the Trail
Saturday, April 8, 12-1 pm, Free Standley Lake (L 710810-A)
Have you ever wanted to explore the wonders of the outdoors in the city? Come let your imagination run wild as we explore Mother Nature through literacy! Dress appropriately for the weather. Registration required. All ages welcome.

Totally Terrific Tales (Age: 6-8 yrs.)
Mondays, 4-5 p.m., College Hill
April 10
Register online for each of these programs.
A perfect program for kids who miss story time. We read one or two longer stories and have a themed craft.

Birds of Prey
Saturday, April 15, 2-3 pm, College Hill
Meet four different birds of prey and learn how they survive in the wild. Pick up your tickets at College Library beginning April 1. All ages.

Tween Times! (Age: 9-11 yrs.)
Mondays, 4-5 p.m., College Hill
April 17
Register online for each of these program.
Join us for this fun, exciting older kidís program. Activities may include projects, acting and cooking.

Family Game and Movie Day
Sundays, 2-4 p.m., College Hill
April 23

Watch a movie, play card games or checkers, put together a puzzle and enjoy some popcorn. All ages.

What's Hatching at the Library?
Sunday, April 23, 2-3 pm, Irving Street
Live baby chicks! Visit the chicks, listen to stories and make a craft. All ages.

Baby Sitting 101 (Age: 11 and older)
Monday, May 15, 4-7:30 p.m., College Hill
Saturday, May 20, 12-3:30 pm, Irving Street

Register online for one of these programs beginning in March.
Learn how to start a business, play with kids, care for babies, handle first aid and emergency situations. Space is limited.

Kids and Family Art Sunday
Sunday, 2-3:30 p.m., Irving Street
May 21

South Westminster Arts Group (SWAG) offers art activities for children and their families. No registration required.

Read Dog Scarlet and FriendsREAD Dogs (Age: 5-11 years)
Wanted! Young readers to read to our specially trained Reading Education Assistance Dog. Bring your own book or choose one from the library.

READ Dog Sessions @ Irving Street:
Register your child for a private 15-minute session at Irving Street.
Saturday, 2-3:15 pm: April 8, May 13

READ Dog Sessions @ College Hill
Register your child for a private 15-minute session at College Hill.
Tuesday, 6-7:15 pm: April 11, 18 - May 9, 16
Wednesday, 6-7:30 pm: April 12, 19 - May 10, 17
Saturdays, 2-3:15 pm: April 22, May 13

1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Prepare your child for kindergarten by enjoying books, learning literacy tips and earning prizes. Reading logs and registration instructions are available online and at both libraries in the childrenís room.

Updated: 04/17

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