Programs and Events for Kids: East Library

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Book Break

When: Friday, October 24, 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.

Storytime

When: Saturday, October 25, 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: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 11:00 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.

Make Art! For Childrens in Grades 1-5

When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Arts & Crafts/Story Rooms

Make Art! Children in grades 1-5 will make Halloween art with Picasso style.

BabyTime

When: Monday, October 27, 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, October 27, 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, October 27, 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)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, October 28, 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, October 28, 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, October 28, 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)

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 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, October 28, 2014 - 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, October 28, 2014 - 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.

Storytime

When: Wednesday, October 29, 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, October 29, 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, October 29, 2014 - 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, October 29, 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.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, October 30, 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, October 30, 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.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, October 30, 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)

Storytime

When: Thursday, October 30, 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.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, October 30, 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)

Paws to Read

When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 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, October 30, 2014 - 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! This runs from 4 to 6:30 p.m.

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

Book Break

When: Friday, October 31, 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.