Weekly Programs for Children
Weekly Programs for Children - No Registration Required.
*Baby Talk and Toddler Time will not meet during April and May in order to allow opportunities for local school groups to visit.
Baby Talk: 30 minute program for babies up to 18 months. Parents and caregivers will participate with the baby. Stories and activities will be brief, and time will be left at the end for free play. Thursdays @ 10:30 and 11:30 except during the months of April and May.
Toddler Time: 30 minute program for toddlers 18-35 months. Parents and caregivers will participate with the toddler, and siblings may attend. Toddler Time will share themes each week, so keep this in mind when choosing programs that best suit you and your children. Wednesdays and Fridays @ 10:30 except during the months of April and May.
Youth Writer's Club: For tweens and teens, covering different writing topics. Every 2nd Friday
Preschool Story Time: For ages 3-5, featuring 30 minutes of stories, finger plays, and other activities. Mondays & Tuesdays @ 10:30, Tuesdays @ 2:30
Teen Techscape: For tweens and teens, featuting unique topics each month. Every 4th Thursday
Collegedale Kids Club: For school-aged children, featuring 1 hour of stories, craft, film, and activities. Wednesdays @ 4:00
Therapy Dog Visist: Therapy dogs visit the Library once per month in Collegedale Kids Club, Baby Talk, and Toddler Time.
Kid's Sew: For school-aged children, featuring a new theme each month. $5.00 fee. Every 3rd Thursday and Friday
2018 Reading Challenge
Library staff members, Paul, Kelly and Malissa have developed a Reading Challenge designed to help readers choose materials from outside their typical reading “bubble” in order to find new literary likes and interests and encourage discussion among participants.
Pick up a paper copy of the Reading Challenge at the Library or link to the Library Goodreads Page and click on the link for 2018 Reading Challenge to follow or join the discussion!
Adult Book Clubs
Crime Reads – Mystery Book Club: Saturday, November 10, 3:30 PM
"Mucho Mojo" by Jane Harper
Sunday Book Club : Sunday, November 4, 2:00PM
"The Great Alone" by Kristin Hannah
Thursday Book Club : Thursday, November 1, 12:00PM
"The War Against Boys" by Christina Sommers