Posted On: Aug 27, 2016 In: Kids Featured, Kids Room
SAT | Sep 10 | 3:30-4:30 PM | Ages 5-8 | Readers’ Theater
It’s the Jack and Annie fan club! Join us for crafts and fun with a historical twist about book #35, Night of the New Magicians. Register for clubs at the children’s desk or call 785-843-3833.
Posted On: Aug 26, 2016 In: Featured, Kids Featured, Seniors, Teens Featured, Uncategorized
The library will be closed Sunday-Monday, September 4-5 in observance of Labor Day.
If you plan to spend this upcoming weekend reading, we’ve got some book suggestions that might help give Labor Day a little more context.
Click the book covers for details.
Posted On: Aug 25, 2016 In: Kids Featured, Kids Room
THU | Sep 8 | 4- 5 PM | Ages 5-11 | Readers’ Theater
Everything is awesome at Lego Club! Register for LEGO Club at the children’s desk or call 785-843-3833.
Posted On: Aug 24, 2016 In: Featured, Kids Featured, Seniors, Teens Featured
Success! We made it through LPL Lite and we appreciate your patience as we upgraded to a new computer system. You won’t notice a whole lot of changes because most of them are on our side.
But, your PIN has changed.
Starting Thursday, August 25, you can change it to whatever you want. Here’s how:
Posted On: Aug 23, 2016 In: Featured, Kids Featured, Kids Room
Bring your family to this fun and interactive storytime with Caldecott Honor artist, author, and Lawrence resident, Stephen T. Johnson this Sunday, August 28 from 3:30–4:30 PM in the Auditorium.
His most recent book, Alphabet School, features illustrations inspired by Lawrence Public Schools and encourages finding beauty and joy in the most unexpected places. Raven Book Store will have copies here for sale.
BONUS: Sign up your child for a library card and they’ll get a free book from our Dr. Bob Reader Program!
Posted On: Aug 20, 2016 In: Kids Featured, Kids Room
SAT | Sep 3 | 10:30-11 AM | Readers’ Theater
Stories and songs for all ages with guest presenters highlight a featured language or culture!
Posted On: Aug 19, 2016 In: Kids Featured, Kids Room
FRI | Sep 2 | 3:30-5 PM | Readers’ Theater
A club just for tweens in grades 3-5, or ages 8-11! To prepare for our talk with the Space Station, Tween Club is headed to Space Camp where we’ll identify spacey objects, create space slime and race rockets. We’ll also have the Wii and Snacks! You don’t want to miss this one! Registration required. Call (785) 843-3833 or register in person at the Children’s Desk.
Posted On: Aug 17, 2016 In: Kids Featured, Kids Room
On Wednesday, August 31st, join Sarah Trowbridge-Alford for a beginner-level, family yoga session at 6PM in the Auditorium. We’ll talk about the benefits of mindfulness for all ages. Bring your own mat. Free, just register: 843-3833.
Posted On: Aug 14, 2016 In: Kids Featured, Kids Room
SAT | Aug 27 | 10-11 AM | Grades K-5 | Readers’ Theater
Read out loud to registered therapy dogs from Loving Paws Animal Therapy. Register for a 15-minute read at 785-843-3833. This is a great way to practice reading and build reading confidence with a warm furry friend. Bring a book from home or choose one at the library.
Posted On: Aug 7, 2016 In: Kids Featured, Kids Room
SUN | Aug 21 | 1:30-2:30 PM | Ages 8-12 | Readers’ Theater
This month we’ll be discussing Wonder by R. J. Palacio! Ask at the Children’s Desk for a copy.
Registration required. Call (785) 843-3833 or register in person at the Children’s Desk.