Programs for Kids

Special Events

Little Sprouts Nature Class
Monday, December 11, 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. - Annex
Come learn about nature at the library! Classes this fall are "Creepy Creatures," "Bird Basics," and "Art in Nature." Presented by the Green Valleys Association. Registration for each class is separate and opens 2 weeks prior to the class date. For ages 3, 4, and 5 with a caregiver. Please register online.

Ongoing Programs at the Henrietta Hankin Branch 

Chess Club
Drop-in Tuesday evenings, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Story Corner
Play or learn! Ages 6+ with parent; no younger siblings, please. No registration required.

Nursing Mothers Group - No meeting in December
3rd Wednesday of the month, 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. - Community Room
Come meet other nursing mothers, share ideas, and weigh your baby. Facilitated by an Internationally Board-Certified Lactation Consultant from Paoli Hospital.  No registration required.

Tail Waggin’ Tutors
Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Story Corner
Practice your reading skills by reading to a dog, certified by Therapy Dogs International. Children should be able to read independently. Sign up at Youth Services desk for a 15-minute appointment.

1st and 3rd Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Annex
Come build; we supply LEGOs. Children 6+ attend independently. No registration required.

Math Matters
Thursdays, 7:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. - Story Corner
Play the 24 Challenge® game and develop pattern sensing, problem solving, and mental math skills. Open to students enrolled in grades 4-6. Students must be competent with basic math operations. Please register online.

DUPLO Discovery Club
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m - Story Corner
Drop in and build; we supply DUPLOs. Ages up to 6 with a parent. No registration required.

Book Clubs at the Henrietta Hankin Branch

Every other Monday beginning September 18, 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Story Corner
A book club for beginning readers in grades 1 and 2.  Come listen to a story, make a craft and share your thoughts! Please register online.

Mother-Daughter Book Club
September through May on the second Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Annex
For 4th graders and up accompanied by Mom or favorite female grownup. Book discussion, snacks, craft & fun! Copies of the book of the month are available at the Youth Services desk. Please register online.