Programs and Events for Kids: East Library

Homeschool Art Show drop off

When: Saturday, March 28, 2015 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Homeschooled students of all ages may submit one piece of artwork this week to be displayed the entire month of April in East Library's Children's Dept. All types of art are encouraged. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Family Fun: Meet Special Dogs from the "Go Team!"

When: Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community/Conference Rooms I & II

Therapy - Crisis dogs from the "Go Team" group will be here to meet you as you learn about their special abilities in times of emergencies. You can also draw your favorite dog and then have your picture taken with that dog. Adults, you'll want to bring your camera.

Homeschool Art Show drop off

When: Sunday, March 29, 2015 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Homeschooled students of all ages may submit one piece of artwork this week to be displayed the entire month of April in East Library's Children's Dept. All types of art are encouraged. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

BabyTime

When: Monday, March 30, 2015 - 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, March 30, 2015 - 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, March 30, 2015 - 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)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Three sessions available at 9:30, 10:00, and 10:30 a.m. 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)

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

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

Mother/Daughter Book Club

When: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

For girls ages 9-12 and their mothers/mother figures. Registration is required and limited to 10 pairs (a mother with two daughters in this age range is still considered a "pair"). To register, call 531-6333 x1408.

Study Buddies

When: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Corner

FREE HOMEWORK HELP! Teen volunteers tutor elementary aged children in all subjects.

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's All Month

When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 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 01, 2015 - 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 01, 2015 - 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 01, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

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

Snuggle Up Storytime

When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

An evening storytime for ages 3 and up.Come in your pajamas and bring a favorite cuddly!

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Arts & Crafts Room

Three sessions available at 9:30, 10:00, and 10:30 a.m. 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 02, 2015 - 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: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 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: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

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

AfterMath - Free Math Tutoring!

When: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Is math homework getting you down? Are finals freaking you out? Do you need to brush up before the ACT, SAT, or GED? Our experienced math tutors can help you improve your grades and take the stress out of math.

No appointments - Drop in!

We will not have AfterMath in the case of holidays or school weather closures.

Tween Twist Thursday

When: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Corner

Tween Twist Thursday is for children 9-12 years old. Tween's can stop by the Children's Department at East Library anytime between 6:30-8:00 p.m. for a fun and fabulous activity!

Spanish Music Lingua

When: Friday, April 03, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Join Music Lingua in a unique program that teaches foreign languages to children ages 8 and under using a fun mix of music, movement, art, drama, and storytelling. Register for each class at the East Library Children’s information desk. Call 521-6333, x1403 to register.

Book Break

When: Friday, April 03, 2015 - 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.

Saturday Storytime

When: Saturday, April 04, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Stories and more for children ages 3 and older.

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's All Month

When: Monday, April 06, 2015 - 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.


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