Programs for Kids and Families

Winter Reading Program
December 1-February 28
Read books to earn prizes.  Stop by the library to pick up your winter reading BINGO sheet.

Craft Club
Thursday, January 24: Snowmen at Night
Thursday, February 28: Swipe Art
Thursday, April 25: Splatter Paint
Thursday, May 23: Flower Pots

Drop in between 3:30 and 5:30 p.m. to create your project.  Open to adults and school-age youth; however, children under age 8 need to be accompanied by an adult.

Book Release Party
Saturday, February 9
10 a.m.
Celebrate the release of local author Karla Manternach’s book Meena Meets Her Match.  Books will be available for sale after the program by cash or check.

Playdough Playdate with Immune Boosting Essential Oils
Friday, March 15
10-11 a.m.
Parents and tots, come to the library to play with playdough infused with immune boosting essential oils.  This program, led by Johanna Bates, will not include sales.

Fun with Electricity and Magnetism
Saturday, March 16
10 a.m.
Come and see demonstrations about electrostatic charges, current, wireless energy, electromagnetic breaking, and more.  Presented by professors and students from UW-Whitewater’s Department of Physics.  Recommended for grades 2+.

Spring Break Slime
Wednesday, March 27
2-3 p.m.
Drop in and make slime that you can take home.

Lunch Bunch for Homeschoolers
Thursdays, February 7, March 7, April 4, and May 2
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
Saturdays, February 2, March 2, April 6, May 4, and June 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 supported by Planet Chaos Comics, Cards & Collectables.

Lego Club
Thursdays, February 14, March 14, April 11, and May 9
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Join forces with other Lego lovers and build a Lego creation according to a monthly theme.

Read to the Dogs
Saturdays, February 9, March 9, and April 13
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.