Programs for Kids & Families
3-D Pen Ornaments: (2nd Grade & up) Use our Makerspace 3D Pens to create a holiday ornament. You can make a flat 2D ornament or a more advanced 3D ornament. Limited to 10 children per program.
Holy Cross Branch – Thursday, Dec. 2nd, 5:30-6:30pm
Peosta/NICC Branch – Saturday, Dec. 4th, 10:30-11:30am
Asbury Branch – Saturday, Dec. 4th, 1:00-2:00pm
Farley Municipal Building – Tuesday, Dec. 7th, 4:30-5:30pm
Epworth Branch – Tuesday, Dec. 14th, 4:00-5:00pm
Author Write-In: (Ages 6-12) Celebrate writing and create a letter to send to your favorite author. We’ll help you find the address for fan mail. No registration required.
Asbury Branch- Wednesday, Nov. 3rd, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Farley Municipal Building- Tuesday, Nov. 9th, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Epworth Branch- Friday, Nov. 12th, 2:30 – 3:30pm
Peosta/NICC Branch- Wednesday, Nov. 17th, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Holy Cross Branch- Thursday, Nov. 18th, 5:30 – 6:30pm
Children’s Yoga: (Ages 6-11) Young yogis age 6-11 will join Miss Sandra for some gentle yoga, including easy poses, breathing exercises, and relaxing activities. Registration is open until the end of the day before. Please bring your own towel or yoga mat.
Farley Municipal Building- Monday, Oct. 19th, 6:15 – 7:15pm
Epworth Branch- Monday, Nov. 22nd, 6:15 – 7:15pm
Peosta/NICC Branch- Monday, Dec. 6th, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Kids Craft Club: (K-5th Grade) Join Miss Kayla for an easy craft, shared over Zoom and in person. Registration is required for virtual sessions to get supplies and the Zoom link.
Virtual- Wed., Oct. 20th at 4:30pm / Wed., Nov. 10th, 4:30 – 5:00pm / Tues., Nov. 16th, 6:00 – 6:30pm / Tues., Dec. 14th, 6:00 – 6:30pm / Wed., Dec. 15th, 4:30 – 5:00pm
Asbury Branch- Wednesday, Dec. 8th, 4:30 – 5:00pm
Farley Municipal Building- Tuesday, Dec. 21st, 4:30 – 5:00pm
Holy Cross Branch- Monday, Nov. 1st, 6:00 – 6:30pm
Peosta/NICC Branch- Tuesday, Nov. 30th, 4:30 – 5:00pm
Lego Explorers: (K – 5th Grade) Use your imagination and bins of library Legos to complete challenges that go along with a story and theme. October’s theme is Zombie Invasion. November=Wizard World. December=Bank Robbery. Registration needed only for virtual session.
Virtual- Tuesday, Nov. 2nd, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Asbury Branch- Mondays, 4:30 – 5:30pm, Oct. 18th / Nov. 22nd / Dec. 20th
Epworth Branch- Saturdays, 10:00 – 11:00am, Oct. 16th / Nov. 20th / Dec. 18th
Holy Cross Branch- Mondays, 5:30 – 6:30pm, Oct. 25th / Nov. 29th
Preschool Story Time: Join Ms. Teresa for a half hour with some reading, rhymes, and socialization. No registration needed. Outdoor programs will be cancelled for bad weather.
Asbury Park: Wednesdays, 9:30am
Epworth Branch Park: Wednesdays, 10:30am / 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 3:30pm
Farley Municipal Building: 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 4:30pm / 2nd and 4th Saturdays, 10:30am
Holy Cross Park: Tuesdays, 10:30am – no HC storytime Oct. 26th / 2nd and 4th Saturdays, 9:30am
Peosta/NICC Branch: Tuesdays, 9:30am – no Peosta storytime Oct. 26th
Science Club: (2nd- 5th Grade) Discuss a science topic with an activity. Registration is required only for those who want to attend virtually via Zoom.
Virtual- Saturday, Oct. 16th, 2:00 – 3:00pm / Sat., Nov. 20th, 2:00 – 3:00pm / Sat., Dec. 18th, 2:00 – 3:00pm
Farley Municipal Building- Wed., Oct. 27th, 4:30 – 5:30pm / Thurs., Nov. 4th, 5:30 – 6:30pm / Tues., Dec. 28th, 10:30 – 11:30am
Peosta/NICC Branch- Thurs., Oct. 14th, 4:15 – 5:15pm / Mon., Nov. 15th, 10:30 – 11:30am / Thurs., Dec. 16th, 4:15 – 5:15pm
Spooky Perlers Craft: (K-5th Grade) Drop in and make a spooky ironed bead craft with Miss Kayla. No registration required.
Tuesday, Oct. 19th at 4:30pm, Peosta/NICC Branch
Thursday, Oct. 21st at 5:30pm, Holy Cross Branch
Thursday, Oct. 28th at 10:30am, Asbury Branch
Story Starters (Virtual): (2nd – 5th Grade) Explore a new book each week with Miss Kayla. Color, play with Legos, or just listen as Miss Kayla reads a chapter or two. Registration is required to receive the Zoom link. Recordings will be available afterward if you are unable to listen live.
Virtual- Wednesdays, 12:00 – 12:30pm, Oct. 20th, 27th, Nov. 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, Dec. 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th
Toddler Yoga: (Ages 2-5) Young yogis (with parents) will join Miss Sandra for gentle, relaxing yoga.
Farley Municipal Building- Monday, Oct. 18th, 10:30 – 11:30am
Epworth Branch- Monday, Nov. 8th, 10:30 – 11:30am
Peosta/NICC Branch- Monday, Dec. 6th, 10:30 – 11:30am