Programs for Kids and Families

Winter 2019-2020 Programs

Winter Reading Program
December 2-February 29
Read books to earn prizes.  Stop by the library to pick up your winter reading BINGO sheet.

Play and Learn @ the Library
3rd Tuesday at 6 p.m.
3rd Friday at 10 a.m.
Children learn through play and we like to play at the Dwight Foster Public Library.  Hands-on, age-appropriate, creative play experiences and materials will be available for young children and their families.  Explore, pretend, make friends, learn, and play with us!

  • December 17 and 20: Construction
  • January 17 and 21: Birthday Party
  • February 18 and 21: Veterinarian’s Office

Noon Year’s Dance Party
Monday, December 30 at 11:30 a.m.
Join us as we dance, dance, dance and then count down to noon!  Recommended for kids ages 0-6 and their siblings and families.

Drive-In Movie
Tuesday, January 14 at 6 p.m.
Transform a box into a car.  Then, hop in  your car and watch a short movie.  Supplies and snacks will be provided.  Registration is required.

Craft Club
January 23: Winter Shadows
February 27: Found Object Prints
Drop in between 3:30 and 5:30 to create your project.  Open to adults and school-age youth; however, children under age 8 need to be accompanied by an adult.

Lunch Bunch for Homeschoolers
December 5, January 2, and February 6
12-12:30 p.m.
Bring your lunch to the library and listen to selections of high-interest chapter books.  Books will be available for check-out after each program.

Club Pokemon
December 7 and February 1
10 a.m.-12 noon
Bring your Pokemon cards to battle other fans.  All ages are welcome and we will teach new trainers how to play the Pokemon Trading Card game.  Club Pokemon is sponsored by Planet Chaos.

Lego Club
December 12, January 9, and February 13
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Join forces with other Lego lovers and build a Lego creation according to a monthly theme.  The library provides Legos, though Lego donations are always welcome.

Read to the Dogs
January 11 and February 8
10 a.m.-12 noon
Children have the opportunity to read to a patient and loving dog at the library.  All dogs and owners have gone through a rigorous training program and are certified as therapy dogs and owners.  Registration is required.

4K Art Reception
Tuesday, January 28
5-6:30 p.m.
Join us for a reception showcasing the artwork of 4K students.  Families and community members are invited.  A make-up date is scheduled for Tuesday, February 4th in case of inclement weather.  This program is offered through a collaboration between the library and the School District of Fort Atkinson.