InformationAll Library facilities will be closed on Saturday, July 4. Happy Independence Day!

Programs and Events for Kids: Fountain Library

Summer Morning Fun: Kathy's Kritter Karavan

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

Get VERY close looks at a variety of animals including sugar gliders, hedgehogs, snakes and reptiles! Add to the fun by making creative animal crafts!

Baby Time

When: Thursday, July 02, 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, July 02, 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, July 03, 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: Reading Super Stars

When: Tuesday, July 07, 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: Silly Summer Songs with Steve Weeks

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join Steve for an interactive family romp filled with music, humor, and games as he performs such favorites as "Change of Heart", "Someday", and "Don't Nothing Work Around Here No More". Come prepared to laugh. Come prepared to sing ...and bring those dancing shoes!

Baby Time

When: Thursday, July 09, 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: Optical Illusions for Kids

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Can we fool you? Come look at things differently and find out!

Toddler Time followed by Tots and Blocks Playtime

When: Friday, July 10, 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: Detectives

When: Tuesday, July 14, 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: Tall Tales

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Howdy, Partner! Join Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox for some really Tall Tales. Hear the stories of Pecos Bill and Paul Bunyan. Then, train to become a tall tale hero yourself by practicing your bear lassoing, sharp-shootin’, and wood choppin’ skills. Don’t forget to dress the part! Join us for a rootin’ tootin’ time!

Baby Time

When: Thursday, July 16, 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: Forensics for Kids

When: Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Come solve the mystery! Using science and forensic techniques, we'll uncover some clues and crack the case!

Family Film Fun Super Hero Double Feature

When: Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 4:30 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. July's special double feature: "The Incredibles" followed by "Big Hero 6." Both movies rated PG. Incredibles 115 minutes. Big Hero 6 102 minutes.

Toddler Time followed by Tots and Blocks Playtime

When: Friday, July 17, 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, July 20, 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: Super Friends

When: Tuesday, July 21, 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 Bunnies

When: Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Did you know bunnies are great diggers? Join Laura Foye and her bunnies for this fun program. You will learn some facts about rabbits, pet a sweet, soft (real!) bunny and visit the craft table to make your own rabbit creations. Bunny fun for everyone!

Baby Time

When: Thursday, July 23, 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, July 23, 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, July 24, 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: Unlikely Heroes

When: Tuesday, July 28, 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: Hero Story Time

When: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us for a very special Story Time! Local Fountain Police K9 officers and dogs will be on hand as we read some tales about hero dogs. Learn about the special work these dogs do, talk with their handlers and make a special craft!


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