Events for Kids

Events for Children and Families

Due to COVID-19 we are not doing any physical programming at this time. However, we are offering online programs. We are always adding more - check out the online calendar to find out what's happening. 

Rick Goldin Music and Puppets
Tuesday, July 7 at 11 AM
Join Rick and his puppet friends on our Facebook page for this songs about books, reading, and going to the library, and lots of movement, humor, and singing along.

Virtual Science: Every other Wednesday at 2 PM
Alternating Wednesdays, July 8 - August 19
Join Miss Amanda on our Facebook page for some science fun! Everything Miss Amanda shows you, you can do at home. 

Tom Sieling Music
Tuesday, July 14 at 11 AM
Enjoy some virtual music with Tom! View this event on our Facebook page.

Ethnic Arts Center Puppet Show
Tuesday, July 21 at 11 AM
See three multicultural stories come to life with beautiful puppets: The Magic Cooking Pot (India), Nomi and the Magic Fish (South Africa), and One Wish (Ireland). 

Diane Edgecomb: Storytelling
Tuesday, July 28 at 11 AM
Master storyteller Diane Edgecomb entertains young and old with this delightful performance of unusual fairytales. From enchanted bears, to determined princesses, to Jack’s hilarious adventure when he gets dancing bugs instead of beans - Once Upon a Time has never been this fun! Winner of both the national and regional Circle of Excellence award for her storytelling, Diane is known for transforming into the characters in her tales bringing each story to vibrant life.

Harry Potter Birthday Celebration Magic Show
Friday, July 31 at 11 AM
Celebrate Harry Potter's 40th Birthday this Summer! Experience the World of Wizards with Transfiguration Class, Occlumency, Potions Class, etc. For all ages. Show presented by Ed the Wizard.

Bilingual Storytime: Once Upon a Cuento
Tuesday, August 4 at 11 AM
A bilingual storytime for ages 0-5; stories, songs, finger games, etc. Designed to increase children's interest in and exposure to Spanish.

Princess Tea Party
Tuesday, August 11 at 11 AM
Hosted on zoom. More information coming soon!

Mario Kart Tournament - all ages
Wednesday, August 12 
Families will children of all ages can join us for a Mario Kart tournament. You will need a Nintendo Switch, the Mario Kart game and a Nintendo Online account. Sign up here and you'll be emailed a code to get into the tournament. Registration begins August 1.

Dungeon & Dragons for Beginners - ages 8+
Friday, August 14 from 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Learn to play your own D&D game with Mastermind Adventures. This is a sign up Zoom only event and information will be available soon.

Didgeridoo Down Under
Tuesday, August 18 at 11 AM
The DDU show is a unique fusion of Australian music, culture, comedy, character building, storytelling and audience movement / participation. The didgeridoo has been played by Aboriginal Australians for at least 1,500 years, and is known for its otherworld sound. But DDU is more than music. It's interactive, educational and super fun. We also offer workshops for t(w)eens and concerts for adults!

Jungle Encounters Wild Cat Show
Friday, August 21 at 11 AM
See big cats and learn all about them! Join us on our Facebook page. 

For Events for Grades 6-12 (Teen) Please Click Here.      

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