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There’s always something fun going on in the Junior Library!
Teddy Bear Picnic
Children are invited to bring their favorite snuggly teddy bear for a delightful afternoon of stories, iced tea, cookies, and fun activities for bears and humans alike. Yes, we will even have activities involving the bears!
Paint & Sip Saturday
Saturday, March 30 @ 1 pm
Does your young artist love to paint? Bring them in for an afternoon of art, friends, and hot chocolate! Children can get creative with a blank canvas, paint, and traceable while they sip on hot chocolate. All materials provided. Best for ages 7+.
Earth Day Banner Making Event
We are pleased to welcome the Washington Environmental Council to the Junior Library in celebration of Earth Day! WEC is looking for kids to create a festive Earth Day banner to be prominently displayed in the Depot for Earth Week (April 22-27). There will also be a matinee showing of The Lorax– a classic Dr. Seuss story that directly speaks to the importance of protecting our home planet. Rated PG 1h 26min. All materials provided. Best for ages 8-12.
Yummy, Healthy Snacks
Jazz up your child’s lunchbox by bringing them in to learn how to turn an ordinary snack into an enjoyable, wholesome treat. Turn plain old celery and fruit into juicy, crunchy caterpillars, boring yogurt into a flavor explosion and more! These fun, easy snacks are simple enough for kids to make themselves whether they are at home or on the way to school. All materials provided. Please be mindful of any food allergies.
Easter Egg Dyeing
It’s that time of year again! Bring your HARD BOILED WHITE EGGS in to dye and decorate in time for the holiday. Nothing says spring like festive, colored eggs. All decorative materials will be provided. Dress for a mess!
How many folds does it take to make a paper swan? Let’s find out! Children can pick from different patterns and colored paper to make simple animals and objects that teach the basics of origami. All materials provided. Best for ages 5 and up.