Programs and Events for Kids: Fountain Library

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Storytime

When: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboard, puppets, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environment. Stay after for a special make-and-take craft!

Homeschool Lunch Bunch "Read It Before You See It" Book Club

When: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Homeschool families bring a sack lunch to enjoy. We'll focus on different book each month, with a brief discussion followed by the movie adaptation. All books chosen will have G or PG movie ratings. We encourage you to read the book together as a family before the program. Books for the upcoming month will be available at each program for checkout. October's book is "Peter Pan" by J. M. Barrie. The movie, "Peter Pan," is 113 minutes and rated PG.

Stay and Play Story Time

When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Come read, rhyme and rock! A very interactive storytime that engages children ages two to five and their favorite adults in stories and songs in which everyone participates. After storytime, we invite you to stay and play with us! We’ll have fun toys, games and activities to enhance your child’s early literacy learning!

Baby Time

When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting 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.

Afterschool Adventures

When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us afterschool for fun, crafts, games and activities! Remember, for their safety, children ages 11 and under must bring an adult or responsible caregiver who is at least 12 years old with them to the library.

Toddler Time

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

1 and 2 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.

Tots and Blocks

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Research shows that block play increases a child's language development. Build up your child's brain as we build up blocks and crash them down! For kids of all ages with a favorite adult. Bring your imagination!

Tween Art Club

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

If you are between the ages of 9-12, join us twice a month for various art projects. This program is for Tweens (ages9-12) only.

Paws to Read

When: Monday, October 27, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!

Storytime

When: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboard, puppets, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environment. Stay after for a special make-and-take craft!

Stay and Play Story Time

When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Come read, rhyme and rock! A very interactive storytime that engages children ages two to five and their favorite adults in stories and songs in which everyone participates. After storytime, we invite you to stay and play with us! We’ll have fun toys, games and activities to enhance your child’s early literacy learning!

Arm Knitting

When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

For ages 9 & Up. We'll provide the yarn, you provide the arm!

Baby Time

When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting 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.

Afterschool Adventures

When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us afterschool for fun, crafts, games and activities! Remember, for their safety, children ages 11 and under must bring an adult or responsible caregiver who is at least 12 years old with them to the library.

Toddler Time

When: Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

1 and 2 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.

Tots and Blocks

When: Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Research shows that block play increases a child's language development. Build up your child's brain as we build up blocks and crash them down! For kids of all ages with a favorite adult. Bring your imagination!

Storytime

When: Tuesday, November 04, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboard, puppets, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environment. Stay after for a special make-and-take craft!

Stay and Play Story Time

When: Wednesday, November 05, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Come read, rhyme and rock! A very interactive storytime that engages children ages two to five and their favorite adults in stories and songs in which everyone participates. After storytime, we invite you to stay and play with us! We’ll have fun toys, games and activities to enhance your child’s early literacy learning!

Baby Time

When: Thursday, November 06, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting 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.

Afterschool Adventures

When: Thursday, November 06, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us afterschool for fun, crafts, games and activities! Remember, for their safety, children ages 11 and under must bring an adult or responsible caregiver who is at least 12 years old with them to the library.

Toddler Time

When: Friday, November 07, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

1 and 2 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.

Tots and Blocks

When: Friday, November 07, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Research shows that block play increases a child's language development. Build up your child's brain as we build up blocks and crash them down! For kids of all ages with a favorite adult. Bring your imagination!

Tween Art Club

When: Friday, November 07, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

If you are between the ages of 9-12, join us twice a month for various art projects. This program is for Tweens (ages9-12) only.

Family Fun: The Great Thanksgiving Turkey Standoff with Denise Gard & Sienna

When: Saturday, November 08, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Sienna is hungry, as every dog is on Thanksgiving, but did she go too far when she stole the Turkey? Uh, Oh! Tales, woes, and drumsticks abound in these festive stories.

Paws to Read

When: Monday, November 10, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!