Programs and Events for Kids: Fountain Library

Baby Time

When: Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 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

Toddler Time followed by Tots & Blocks Playtime

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting 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. And did you know that block play also increases a child's language development? Stay and play with us after Toddler Time or drop in to build, balance, stack and crash with a variety of different blocks and other educational toys!

Summer Reading Begins!

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - All Day
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Register today (or any time over the summer) for our Summer Reading Game. Children birth through 12th grade can earn prizes for reading or being read to. The best part? It is absolutely FREE!

Summer Reading Kickoff: Drumming, African Percussion & Dancing

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Every hero has a story...this one's from West Africa! Join Guinean dancer Hamidou Koivogui on a journey back to the village, with djembe and dun-dun drumming, songs, and participatory dances that everyone can learn!

Stories and Crafts: Super Secret Ninja Spies

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Children ages three and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, 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!

Summer Morning Fun: Inspector Magic

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

KAPOW! The 45 minute program centers on books and biographies of historical heroes. It is highly energized and interactive for children of all ages and their parents.The program promotes self-esteem and generates positive attitudes. Children learn that, with a little work, they can make their dreams come true. By reading books, they will gain the confidence to succeed at any endeavor they choose. Books have the power to transform them into their favorite super hero!

Baby Time

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 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

7Up

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

For ages 7 and Up only

Toddler Time followed by Tots and Blocks Playtime

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting 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. And did you know that block play also increases a child's language development? Stay and play with us after Toddler Time or drop in to build, balance, stack and crash with a variety of different blocks and other educational toys!

Paws to Read

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Let your child practice fluency and build skills be reading to our Paws to Read dogs!

Stories and Crafts: Who's Going to Save Me?

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Children ages three and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, 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!

Summer Morning Fun: Characters of Courage with Beth Epley

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Prepare yourself for adventure, and get ready to have a lot of fun on the way. Dare to dream. Choose laughter. Embrace your vision and discover the heroes in your own backyard. Join Beth Epley as we celebrate courage and strength through stories, comedy, and song.

Baby Time

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 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

7Up

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

For ages 7 and Up only

Toddler Time followed by Tots and Blocks Playtime

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting 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. And did you know that block play also increases a child's language development? Stay and play with us after Toddler Time or drop in to build, balance, stack and crash with a variety of different blocks and other educational toys!

Stories and Crafts: Wiz! Bam! Pow!

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Children ages three and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, 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!

Summer Morning Fun: Super Dogs from All Breed Rescue and Training

When: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join the super dogs from All Breed Rescue and Training for some frolicking fun. With dancing fun and tricks galore, you can visit with some of your favorite stars and more. Enjoy some doggone fun crafts to take home!

Baby Time

When: Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 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

7Up: Painting for Kids: Joan MirĂ³:

When: Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Kids will paint what they don't see!

Family Film Fun: Strange Magic

When: Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us for a free G or PG movie on our big screen. Fun for the whole family! Popcorn and lemonade served. Children may wear pajamas and bring a blanket, pillow or soft toy from home. June's movie is "Strange Magic." Rated PG. 99 minutes.

Toddler Time followed by Tots and Blocks Playtime

When: Friday, June 19, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting 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. And did you know that block play also increases a child's language development? Stay and play with us after Toddler Time or drop in to build, balance, stack and crash with a variety of different blocks and other educational toys!

Paws to Read

When: Monday, June 22, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Let your child practice fluency and build skills be reading to our Paws to Read dogs!

Stories and Crafts: Just Imagine

When: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Children ages three and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, 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!

Summer Morning Fun: The Adventures of Valiant Simon and Brave Margaret

When: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Can Margaret escape a sea serpent, vanquish a giant, save a kingdom and rescue her one true love, Prince Simon the Valiant? Join Alanna and her Woofumdust Puppets as she tells this exciting Irish folktale about a courageous couple and their adventures.

Baby Time

When: Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 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


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