December Programs

BUSY BABIES:  BABYWEARING DANCE CLASS - For newborn - 24 months with adult
*Registration required

Thursday, December 1   *Registration begins Monday, November 14
9:15 a.m. @ Downtown

Delight and stimulate your baby's senses with an array of fun activities during the Storytime break!  Strap, wrap, or just carry your baby on in for a warm-up, fun routine, and cool down.  Dress to move!

PRESCHOOL DANCE PARTY - For ages 5 & younger with adult

Friday, December 2
10:30 a.m. @ Downtown

Let's dance!  Come shake, shimmy, and dance up a storm at our preschool dance party, featuring favorite songs from our children's music collection.  No registration, but space is limited.  Tickets will be handed out on a first come, first served basis starting 30 minutes before the program.  Program will last 20 - 30 minutes.

KC BRICK LAB FUN BUILD: A LEGO MINECRAFT BUILD-AND-PLAY EVENT - All ages

Saturday, December 3
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. @ Downtown

Attention all LEGO and Minecraft fans!  The KC Brick Lab is bringing LEGO Minecraft to the Downtown Library.  There will be special displays and bricks for free building.  No registration.  Come and go as you please.  All are welcome.  Don't miss this FUN event!

READ TO A DOG - For young readers of all ages

Saturday, December 3
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. @ Indian Creek

Young readers of all ages may drop by and read to a cuddly canine at Indian Creek Library between 1:20 - 2:30 p.m.  Upon arrival, check in at Children's Services for a reading time.  Reading sessions will be limited and available on a first come, first served basis.  Trained therapy dogs provided by Pets for LIfe, Inc.

BUSY BABIES:  ARTSY BABY - For newborn - 24 months with adult
*Registration required

Monday, December 5   *Registration begins Monday, November 28
10:15 a.m. @ Indian Creek

Thursday, December 8   *Registration begins Monday, November 28
9:15 a.m. @ Downtown

Delight and stimulate your baby's senses with an array of fun activities during the Storytime break!  Let baby create fridge-worthy art all while exploring both messy and mess-free supplies.  Dress for the mess!

FAMILY CHESS NIGHT - For all ages

Monday, December 5
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. @ Downtown

Monday, December 19
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. @  Indian Creek

Come play chess with a worthy opponent at our Family Chess Nights. Boards and equipment will be provided. All ages and playing levels welcome, but kindergartners and younger must be accompanied by an adult. No registration.

HOMESCHOOL PROGRAM:  TIN FOIL ART - For homeschoolers ages 6 - 11 (1st - 5th grade)
*Registration required

Tuesday, December 6  *Registration begins Monday, November 28
1:30 p.m. @ Downtown

Discover what you can make with tin foil!  Program will last 45 minutes to an hour.

HOUR OF CODE - For K - 5th grade  (K - 2nd graders must be accompanied by adult.)

Wednesday, December 7
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. @ Downtown

Are you curious about coding?  Drop in and try coding with both online and non-computer-based activities.  No registration.  Come and go as you please.

EVENING LEGO CLUB - For K - 5th grade
*Registration required

Thursday, December 8   *Registration begins Monday, November 28
7:00 p.m. @ Downtown

Are you a kid in kindergarten through 5th grade who loves building with LEGO bricks?  Be a part of our monthly Evening LEGO Club.  Each month we'll introduce a different theme, turn you loose on the library's LEGO collection to build something awesome, then let you show off your creation before you leave.  Program will last about hour.  
PARENTS:  To allow as many children as possible to experience LEGO Club, please sign up your child for only one LEGO Club session per calendar month.

BUSY BABIES:  BABY MUSICIANS - For newborn - 24 months with adult
*Registration required

Monday, December 12   *Registration begins Monday, December 5
10:15 a.m. @ Indian Creek

Thursday, December 15   *Registration begins Monday, December 5
9:15 a.m. @ Downtown

Delight and stimulate your baby's senses with an array of fun activities during the Storytime break!  Is your baby a budding Beethoven?  Join us for some musical fun while we explore instrument, rhythm, and songs.

PAJAMA STORYTIME - For preschoolers & their families

Tuesday, December 13
7:00 p.m. @ Indian Creek

Monday, December 19
7:00 p.m. @ Downtown

Get comfy—wear your pajamas, bring a stuffed animal and blanket if you like—and join us for bedtime stories on a winter's night.  No registration.  Storytime will last about 30 minutes.

DRIVE–IN MOVIE - For ages 3 - 5 with adult
*Registration required

Wednesday, December 14   *Registration begins Monday, December 5
9:30 a.m. @ Downtown

Beep, beep!  Let's go to the movies!  Kids will decorate a cardboard box car and then relax in their new rides while they watch a short film.  Program will last about 30 minutes.

READ. MAKE. PLAY. - For ages 2 - 5 with adult

Friday, December 16
1:30 p.m. @ Indian Creek

Monday, December 19
1:30 p.m. @ Downtown

Chidlren, and the adults who bring them, will listen to a story and then explore STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) concepts related to that story.  Possibilities are endless!  We may craft a paper taco, use science to explore colors, play with slime, or build a house.  No registration, but space is limited.  Tickets will handed out 15 minutes before each program begins.  Program will last about an hour.

BUSY BABIES:  BABY BRAIN BUILDING - For newborn - 24 months with adult
*Registration required

Monday, December 19   *Registration begins Monday, December 12
10:15 a.m. @ Indian Creek

Thursday, December 22   *Registration begins Monday, December 12
9:15 a.m. @ Downtown

Delight and stimulate your baby's senses with an array of fun activities during the Storytime break!  Learn and play together with our skill building stations.

AFTERSCHOOL LEGO CLUB - For K - 5th grade
*Registration required

Wednesday, December 21   *Registration begins Monday, November 28
4:30 p.m. @ Indian Creek

Are you a kid in kindergarten through 5th grade who loves building with LEGO bricks?  Be a part of our monthly Afterschool LEGO Club.  Each month we'll introduce a different theme, turn you loose on the library's LEGO collection to build something awesome, then let you show off your creation before you leave.  Program will last about hour.  
PARENTS:  To allow as many children as possible to experience LEGO Club, please sign up your child for only one LEGO Club session per calendar month.


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