Snowmen: Spot the Imposters (Children through grade 6)
[passive activity in the Children’s area] January 3-31 during open hours. Pick up a picture of our original snowman in the Children’s area. Then search the Children’s area for the imposter snowmen. Write down what is different between the two snowmen. Place completed sheets in the box for a chance to win a free book. 10 winners will be chosen at random Feb 1.
(1/3/2022 - 1/31/2022)
(1/19/2022 - 1/31/2022)
(1/19/2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM)
(1/19/2022 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
(1/20/2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM)
(1/22/2022 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM)
(1/22/2022 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
(1/23/2022 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
(1/25/2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM)
(1/25/2022 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
(1/26/2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM)
(1/26/2022 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
(1/27/2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM)
(1/27/2022 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
(1/28/2022 - 2/4/2022)
(2/1/2022 - 2/28/2022)
(2/1/2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM)
(2/1/2022 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
(2/2/2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM)
(2/2/2022 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
(2/3/2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM)
(2/3/2022 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
(2/5/2022 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
January 19-31, 2021
Create some retro friendship pins for yourself and a friend with large safety pins, seed beads, and more! They look great on shoes, jackets, or backpacks—and you can choose different styles when signing up! 20 spots available.
Sign up here! Check out the full YA January calendar handout here.
Craft an easy, soy wax candle complete with pineapple scent and decorations! Microwave or stovetop required. 20 spots available.
Learn how to make a fuzzy tortoise with this intermediate pipe cleaner craft: display your weaving skills on a bookshelf or keep it as a cheery locker friend! 20 spots available.
Preschool Storytime [ages three through five] [in person w/ limited spots available]
Wednesdays, repeated on Thursdays, 10-10:45 am
Each Wednesday repeated each Thursday in January, Brandi will present interactive and entertaining storytimes that are sure to engage your preschoolers. These storytimes are geared toward preschool-age children with their parents/caregivers. Each storytime will feature stories, music, rhymes, and/or other age-appropriate activities. Send us a picture of your child engaging with the stories or extension activities to earn a digital badge and an extra Beanstack point! Registration is required.
Jan 5/6: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E054DA8AC2CABFA7-preschool
Jan 12/13: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E054DA8AC2CABFA7-preschool1
Jan 19/20: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E054DA8AC2CABFA7-preschool2
Jan 26/27: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E054DA8AC2CABFA7-preschool3
Saturday, Jan 22, 9:30-10:30 am [15-minute slots]
Sign your child up to read to Archie, Roger, Roto, Sky, or Sphissy! Young readers and pre-readers can share stories from the comforts of home via Zoom. Registration is required for each 15-minute session. Please sign up for one session per child please.
Saturday, Jan 22, 3-4 pm
Which season has the shortest days and the longest nights? Think you know the answer? Families are invited to join us on Zoom for this fun, family trivia game. The top three scoring families will win Chick-fil-A gift cards! Note: Teams must have at least two people and have a child in or between grades Pre-K and 6.
Join the Sunday Book Club for a discussion of Georia Hunter's We Were the Lucky Ones at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 23.
Tuesdays, 10-10:45 am (Please bring a blanket from home for baby’s comfort.)
Join Brandi each Tuesday in January for fun and engaging storytimes that are perfect for the babies and toddlers in your life. These storytimes are best for babies and toddlers with their parents/caregivers. Each storytime will feature stories, music, rhymes, and/or other age-appropriate activities. Send us a picture of your child engaging with the stories or extension activities to earn a digital badge and an extra Beanstack point! Registration is required.
Jan 4: https://forms.gle/p5uUQPvaqVdZvgUP7
Jan 11: https://forms.gle/zb3SJzYf7PfA1vJz8
Jan 18: https://forms.gle/mBeXbAZk5tZa2Hn3A
Jan 25: https://forms.gle/TaypLNUJCykrKsZM9
This low-impact exercise is generally safe for all ages and fitness levels. In order to ensure that we can safely social distance, preregistration is required.