Programs and Events for Kids: East Library

Paws to Read

When: Wednesday, May 27, 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.

Summer Teen and Children's Volunteer Training

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Volunteer training.

Snuggle Up Storytime

When: Wednesday, May 27, 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!

Storytime

When: Thursday, May 28, 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.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, May 28, 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, May 28, 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, May 28, 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.

French Music Lingua

When: Friday, May 29, 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 531-6333, x1403 to register.

Book Break

When: Friday, May 29, 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, May 30, 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.

Open House - Educational Resource Center

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Bring your family to the Open House at East Library on Saturday, May 30, 11 am - 2 pm--see the changes that have been made so far and get excited about those that are yet to come! One of the highlights will be access to the second floor where we will have a large computer lab, a Makerspace, and the Educational Resource Center (ERC). Although the ERC won't be open yet, you can see where it will be and try out some of the science, math and language arts manipulatives we've already acquired for it. We have some awesome plans for the ERC and would love to tell you about them! Hope you can stop by.

Family Fun

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Ann Lincoln -- comedy, magic, juggling and more!

SRP Craft Monday!

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A

Unmask your creative side in the East Teen Center every Monday during the Summer Reading Program (June-July). We’ll have quick, free, and fun crafts while supplies last! For grades 6-12.

BabyTime

When: Monday, June 01, 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, June 01, 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.

BabyTime

When: Monday, June 01, 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, June 02, 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, June 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.

Reading Buddies

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Teen volunteers help children in grades K-5 with reading.

Tween (and Teen) Movie Night - Karate Kid

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A & B

Come enjoy a free movie in the East Teen Center! No registration required. For ages 9-18 only! Ages 9-11 must be accompanied by someone 12-18 or have an adult in building.

Before we start, you'll vote between the 1984 version or the 2010 version!

Karate Kid, PG, 126 min or 140 min.

Summer Morning Fun

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community/Conference Rooms I & II-Do not reserve this room

Jim Jackson from The MAT! with "Busker the Circus Dog"

Summer Morning Fun

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community/Conference Rooms I & II-Do not reserve this room

Jim Jackson from The MAT! with "Busker the Circus Dog"

7-Up: Drum workshop for Kids (for ages 7-12)

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community/Conference Rooms I & II-Do not reserve this room

Greg Acker Drum Workshop: Dance! Move! Play! And experience Western African drumming.

Paws to Read

When: Wednesday, June 03, 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, June 03, 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!


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