Please keep in mind that the following programs are subject to change as the situation surrounding Covid-19 evolves. Registration is limited to ensure safety. Please wear your mask and be mindful of social distancing! 

Reading is Snow Much Fun!

Gunn Junior Library Winter Reading Challenge

January 1st -March 31st

Looking for something fun to beat back the winter blues? Try our Winter Reading Challenge! Pick up a challenge bingo card at the library or download it here.   

Complete a challenge to earn a chance to win one of two winter-themed gift baskets throughout the months of January, February, and March.  Complete the entire bingo card to earn a free book! 

Need help finding books to complete your challenges? Check out our displays at the library or ask one of our friendly librarians for assistance! We would love to help you find your next cozy read! 

 


Storytime Programs 

Morning Toddler Time – Virtual

February 4 – April 8 on Fridays from 10:30-11:15 am.

Brr! Toddlers get your hats, mittens, boots, and coats on, and get ready for our snowy winter storytimes! For 2-year-olds and their caregivers.  A cheery program of stories, music, rhymes, and crafts designed for busy toddlers!

Registration for this program is required.

Please click here to register for this program.


Family Game Day

This program has been postponed until we can gather safely.

Are you looking for something fun to do with the family? Come to the library for Family Game Day! Children and parents of all ages are welcome to spend the afternoon playing a variety of board games, puzzles, and card games. Have a cup of hot chocolate and a snack while you play games with your family or compete against other families! Test your knack for detective skills by playing Clue, brush up on your Candy Land prowess, or spend the afternoon mastering your cleverness with a deck of cards.

Registration for this program is limited and required.

 


Steep Rock Pinecone Bird Feeder Craft- Virtual

Saturday, February 5 @ 1 pm

We are pleased to welcome back Steep Rock Association as we once again team up to reach out to community children.  Learn to identify birds commonly seen at feeders.  Make a simple DIY bird feeder using pinecones, birdseed, butter, and twine, and watch the pretty winter birds flock to your backyard!  This program is best suited for ages 5 years or older and limited to 24 kids.

Registration for this program is limited and required.

Register here. 

 

 


Library Love- Virtual

Saturday, February 19 @ 1 pm

February is Love Your Library Month!  Join Miss Linda to celebrate our love for libraries with heartfelt crafts! There will be lots of pink and red, as well as glitter and lace to make your creations extra special and uniquely personal. All supplies provided.

Registration for this program is limited and required.

Register here. 

 


Save the Date for our Upcoming Programs:

Dr. Seuss Celebration 

Saturday, March 5 @ 1 pm

You could not, would not, want to miss… a celebration as fun as this!  Help us celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Enjoy games, crafts, and stories in honor of this iconic author’s 117th birthday! When we celebrate Dr. Seuss, we send a message to children that reading is not only important but fun.

Registration for this program is not yet available.

 


Springtime Crafts

Saturday, March 19 @ 1 pm

What better way to get ready for spring than to make some beautiful spring crafts.  Colorful paper, craft sticks, gems, and paper butterflies will be provided for youngsters to create something unique to take home. All materials provided. Fun for all ages!

Registration for this program is not yet available.

 

 


Fairy House Workshop 

Saturday, April 2 @ 1 pm

Youngsters are invited to create a magical fairy house, using pebbles, leaves, twigs, flowers, and of course something sparkly!  Using their imagination (and some pixie dust?) children will create a personal, sweet, and sprightly tiny home. All materials will be provided.   There are a limited number of houses available.

Registration for this program is not yet available.

 

 


Easter Egg Dyeing 

Saturday, April 16 Drop-in from 10-2

Bring in your own white hard-boiled eggs and we supply the rest!  Use all our craft supplies – dye, glitter, stickers, and more to make your Easter eggs special and unique.  Dress for mess!

Registration for this program is not yet available.

 

 

 


Earth Day Recycling Crafts 

Saturday, April 30 @ 1pm

Children are invited to celebrate Earth Day with us as we make recycled crafts! We will creatively repurpose common household items to show kids just how fun recycling can be. All materials will be provided.

Registration for this program is not yet available.