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SR2017

Magic Tree House Club

It’s the Jack and Annie fan club! We’re meeting on Saturday, July 8 from 3:30- 4:30 PM in the Readers’ Theater. Join us for crafts and fun with a historical twist about book #9, Dolphins at Daybreak. Program is for ages 5-8! Register for clubs at the children’s desk or call 785-843-3833.

Tail Wagging Readers

On Saturday, July 8 at 10 AM in the Readers’ Theater, practice reading and build reading confidence with a warm, furry friend from Loving Paws Animal Therapy. Bring your own book or choose one at the library. Register for a free 15-minute time slot: 785-843-3833.

Paul Mesner Puppet Theater: The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by A. Wolf

Think you know the real story behind the huffing and puffing? Think again. Paul Mesner will be telling us all about it on Thursday, July 6  at 11 AM and 2 PM in the Auditorium. In this revealing, no-squealing adaptation of Jon Scieszka’s popular book, A. Wolf has a chance to tell his side of the story. For years we have only known this story from the pigs point of view. Mr. A. Wolf tells all about what really happened to those three little houses made of straw, sticks, and bricks and the three pigs who lived in them. TWO FREE SHOWS! ALL AGES!

Kidsapalooza: LEGOS

Everything is Awesome! Or at least it will be when you join in on the LEGO fun! On Wednesday, July 5 from 2- 3 PM in the Auditorium, Matt Lord, LEGO Builder extraordinaire, will help us build LEGO greatness! Program is for ages 5-6. Register: 785-843-3833 or at Library Chidren’s Desk.

Exploratorium: Pollinators!

On Monday, July 3 from 2- 3 PM in the Auditorium, join the Master Gardeners to explore the incredible world of bees! Create a bee bomb, learn about pollinators, and taste honey! Program is for ages 7-11! Register: 785-843-3833 or at Library Chidren’s Desk.

Tween Club: Pool Day

Meet up and hang out, play games, and craft with your friends. On Friday, July 7 from 3:30-5:30 PM, we are going to the POOL. Meet up in the Readers’ Theater, then we’ll walk over! A club just for tweens in grades 3-5, or ages 8-11!  Tweens must have permission slip to participate. Permission slips can be picked up at the Children’s Desk. Register for clubs at the children’s desk or call 785-843-3833.

¡Español is fun!

Expand your world and have fun learning a bit of Spanish this summer! Two 4-week sessions will be held for different age groups. The July Session for Ages 7-11 goes from 7/11- 8/1 from 2-3 PM in the Readers’ Theater. Registration is required; space is limited. Call 785-843-3833.

Kidsapalooza: This Is Not a Box…

It’s a city… plane… train! We’re building cardboard creations with local artist Juniper Tangpuz on Wednesday, June 21 from 2-3 PM in the Auditorium! Program is for Ages 5-6. Register: 785-843-3833 or at Library Chidren’s Desk.

Exploratorium: Cardboard Construction Challenge

On Monday, June 19th from 2-3 PM in the Auditorium, cardboard artist extraordinaire, Juniper Tangpuz, will lead us in creating amazing things from pieces of cardboard! Exploratorium is for ages 7-11. Register: 785-843-3833 or at Library Chidren’s Desk.

LEGO Club

Everything is awesome at Lego Club! Join us in the Auditorium from 1-2 PM on Sunday, June 25! Lego Club is for Ages 5-11. Register for LEGO Club at the children’s desk or call 785-843-3833.