August for Kids

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Storytime at the Gazebo – Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30am, weather permitting – for infants to 4 year-olds – Join Miss Kate for socially-distanced storytime at the Demarest Gazebo. Bring your own masks and blankets.

Afternoon Storytime – Thursday, August 12 at 4:00pm, weather permitting – all ages – Join Miss Kate at the Demarest Gazebo with special guest, Connor Carson, who will teach us some fun songs in American Sign Language!

Afternoon Bubble Craft – Thursday, August 19 at 3pm at the Demarest Gazebo, weather permitting – ages 5 to 12 – Join Miss Kate for a fun afternoon learning to make your own bubbles! Registration required.


MONDAYS: Digital storytime! Miss Kate reads two books and sings a song.
EVERY OTHER TUESDAY: Arts & Crafts or Wacky Science! Get step-by-step instructions on crafts to make and experiments to try from home. (Sign up for Miss Kate’s Updates to learn how to register for a kit to complete the monthly arts and crafts project that you can pick up at the library!)
THURSDAYS: Check out Miss Kate’s reading lists for great picks for kids, teens, and adults!
FRIDAYS: Miss Kate’s Book Talks give you a closer look at a novel for older kids or teens, including a reading from the book and the reasons Miss Kate loves it.


Summer Reading – all ages – Log the books you read this summer for entries into the GRAND PRIZE RAFFLE!