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Programs and Events for Kids: East Library

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Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's Dept.

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

View homeschool art in a special exhibition by area homeschool students. Art will be on display the entire month of April in the Children's Area at the East Library. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Book Break

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Corner

A short read-aloud session in the Children's department that is particularly suitable for preschoolers.

Homeschool Science Lab @ East

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room II

Homeschooled students can use PPLD's science equipment for parent-assigned experiments, with the help of our volunteer. A parent must accompany the student. The Homeschool Science Lab is open to all ages, and no registration is required.

East Chess Club

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Join others and play chess. Learn new moves and meet new people. This club is for all ages. All skill levels welcome. No registration necessary. Questions? Call 531-6333 x1319

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's Dept.

When: Saturday, April 19, 2014 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

View homeschool art in a special exhibition by area homeschool students. Art will be on display the entire month of April in the Children's Area at the East Library. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Storytime

When: Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Stories and more for children age 3 and older. Check your branch, or the Children’s section for story time themes.

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's Dept.

When: Sunday, April 20, 2014 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

View homeschool art in a special exhibition by area homeschool students. Art will be on display the entire month of April in the Children's Area at the East Library. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's Dept.

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

View homeschool art in a special exhibition by area homeschool students. Art will be on display the entire month of April in the Children's Area at the East Library. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Paws to Read-CANCELLED

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Corner

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.

BabyTime

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited. (20 minutes + 20 minute playtime)

Book Break

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

A short read-aloud session in the Children's department that is particularly suitable for preschoolers.

Baby Time

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited. (20 minutes + 20 minute playtime)

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's Dept.

When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

View homeschool art in a special exhibition by area homeschool students. Art will be on display the entire month of April in the Children's Area at the East Library. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Arts & Crafts Room

One and two-year-old children, with a favorite adult, participate in nursery rhymes, music and movement, and listen to a few short books. Toddler Time builds on familiar experiences to introduce new vocabulary and word sounds in a lively atmosphere. (20-25 minutes)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Arts & Crafts Room

One and two-year-old children, with a favorite adult, participate in nursery rhymes, music and movement, and listen to a few short books. Toddler Time builds on familiar experiences to introduce new vocabulary and word sounds in a lively atmosphere. (20-25 minutes)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Arts & Crafts Room

One and two-year-old children, with a favorite adult, participate in nursery rhymes, music and movement, and listen to a few short books. Toddler Time builds on familiar experiences to introduce new vocabulary and word sounds in a lively atmosphere. (20-25 minutes)

Study Buddies

When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Teen volunteers help children, grades K-5th, with homework and reading practice. Held in Children's Dept.

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's Dept.

When: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

View homeschool art in a special exhibition by area homeschool students. Art will be on display the entire month of April in the Children's Area at the East Library. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Storytime

When: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Stories and more for children age 3 and older. Check your branch, or the Children’s section for story time themes.

Storytime

When: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Stories and more for children age 3 and older. Check your branch, or the Children’s section for story time themes.

Paws to Read

When: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Corner

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.

Snuggle-up Storytime

When: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

A special family storytime suggested for children older than 3 years old. Parents are encouraged to attend and participate, and children are encouraged to wear their favorite pajamas and bring a favorite cuddly toy.

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's Dept.

When: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

View homeschool art in a special exhibition by area homeschool students. Art will be on display the entire month of April in the Children's Area at the East Library. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Arts & Crafts Room

One and two-year-old children, with a favorite adult, participate in nursery rhymes, music and movement, and listen to a few short books. Toddler Time builds on familiar experiences to introduce new vocabulary and word sounds in a lively atmosphere. (20-25 minutes)

Storytime

When: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Stories and more for children age 3 and older. Check your branch, or the Children’s section for story time themes.