Events Between 04-13-2024 and 05-13-2024

Read, Music, Play (RMP) (ages 0-3 with parents/caregivers)

April 15, 2024 11:00AM-11:20AM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs January 8 - April 22. No registration is required.

Our RMP - Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards infants through young 3 year olds, although all ages are welcome and should enjoy the program. The format is a mix of songs, stories, rhymes/fingerplays and time to socialize with the others in the group. (20 minute program followed by play time)

Please stay home if you are sick.

LEGO Club (grades K-5): Lego Derby

April 15, 2024 06:00PM-06:45PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (14 seats)

If you love building and creating, you'll love our LEGO Club. Each session we will feature a different LEGO themed activity. This month participants will design a wheeled LEGO vehicle and then test their design by racing against others or themselves. 

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Monday, April 1. 

A minimum of 8 registered participants is necessary for this event to proceed as scheduled.

Please stay home if you're sick.

Read, Music, Play (RMP) (ages 0-3 with parents/caregivers)

April 16, 2024 09:30AM-09:50AM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs January 9 - April 23. No registration is required.

Our RMP - Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards infants through young 3 year olds, although all ages are welcome and should enjoy the program. The format is a mix of songs, stories, rhymes/fingerplays, and time to socialize with the others in the group. (20 minute program followed by play time)

 

Please stay home if you are sick.

Read, Music, Play (RMP) held at 2|42 Community Center (ages 0-3 with parents/caregivers)

April 16, 2024 11:15AM-11:35AM @ 2|42 Community Church (no seat limit)

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs January 9 - April 23 and is held at 2|42 Community Center. No registration is required.

Our RMP - Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards infants through young 3-year-olds, although all ages are welcome and should enjoy the program. The format is a mix of fingerplays, songs, and stories.

Before or after the 20-minute class you are welcome to play and socialize with the others at the playscape at 2|42 Community Center. 

No registration is required.

Please stay home if you are sick.

Thank you to our partner, 2|42 Community Church for providing the space for this class.

Happy Little Painting: Kids Edition (grades 1-5)

April 16, 2024 06:00PM-06:45PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (20 seats)

Library staff will lead elementary students through independent explorations of different techniques, media, and artistic styles to create their own masterpieces. 

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Tuesday, April 2. 

A minimum of 8 registrants is required for this to proceed as scheduled.

Please stay home if you are sick.

Family Early Literacy Class (ages 3-5 with parents/caregivers)

April 17, 2024 11:00AM-11:30AM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs January 10 - April 24.

Our Family Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards 3 to 5 year olds. The format is a mix of songs, stories, rhymes/fingerplays, letter recognition, and time to socialize with the others in the group. (30 minute program followed by play)

No registration is required. 

Please stay home if you are sick. 

Family Early Literacy Class (ages 3-5 with parents/caregivers)

April 18, 2024 09:30AM-10:00AM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs January 11 - April 25.

Our Family Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards 3 to 5 year olds; siblings are welcome. The format is a mix of songs, stories, rhymes/fingerplays, letter recognition, and time to socialize with the others in the group. (30 minute program followed by play)

No registration is required. 

Please stay home if you are sick. 

Humanities for Homeschoolers (grades K-5)

April 18, 2024 11:00AM-11:30AM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

This low-key program complements students' homeschooling curriculum, providing additional projects and resources on art, music, movement, and more in a shared space for learning. Drop-in.

Please stay home if you are sick. 

See our Family Early Literacy Class for 3-5 year olds who are not yet in Kindergarten.

Read, Music, Play (RMP) (ages 0-3 with parents/caregivers)

April 22, 2024 11:00AM-11:20AM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs January 8 - April 22. No registration is required.

Our RMP - Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards infants through young 3 year olds, although all ages are welcome and should enjoy the program. The format is a mix of songs, stories, rhymes/fingerplays and time to socialize with the others in the group. (20 minute program followed by play time)

Please stay home if you are sick.

STEAM Club Jr. (grades K-2):Make Your Own Composter

April 22, 2024 06:00PM-06:30PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (14 seats)

Our STEAM Club Jr. explores Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math principles for younger elementary students. This month students will learn about how to reduce waste by composting and make their own composter. 

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Monday, April 8. 


Please stay home if you are sick.

 

Read, Music, Play (RMP) (ages 0-3 with parents/caregivers)

April 23, 2024 09:30AM-09:50AM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs January 9 - April 23. No registration is required.

Our RMP - Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards infants through young 3 year olds, although all ages are welcome and should enjoy the program. The format is a mix of songs, stories, rhymes/fingerplays, and time to socialize with the others in the group. (20 minute program followed by play time)

 

Please stay home if you are sick.

Read, Music, Play (RMP) held at 2|42 Community Center (ages 0-3 with parents/caregivers)

April 23, 2024 11:15AM-11:35AM @ 2|42 Community Church (no seat limit)

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs January 9 - April 23 and is held at 2|42 Community Center. No registration is required.

Our RMP - Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards infants through young 3-year-olds, although all ages are welcome and should enjoy the program. The format is a mix of fingerplays, songs, and stories.

Before or after the 20-minute class you are welcome to play and socialize with the others at the playscape at 2|42 Community Center. 

No registration is required.

Please stay home if you are sick.

Thank you to our partner, 2|42 Community Church for providing the space for this class.

Family Early Literacy Class (ages 3-5 with parents/caregivers)

April 24, 2024 11:00AM-11:30AM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs January 10 - April 24.

Our Family Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards 3 to 5 year olds. The format is a mix of songs, stories, rhymes/fingerplays, letter recognition, and time to socialize with the others in the group. (30 minute program followed by play)

No registration is required. 

Please stay home if you are sick. 

Family Early Literacy Class (ages 3-5 with parents/caregivers)

April 25, 2024 09:30AM-10:00AM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

This drop-in Early Literacy Class session runs January 11 - April 25.

Our Family Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards 3 to 5 year olds; siblings are welcome. The format is a mix of songs, stories, rhymes/fingerplays, letter recognition, and time to socialize with the others in the group. (30 minute program followed by play)

No registration is required. 

Please stay home if you are sick. 

Humanities for Homeschoolers (grades K-5)

April 25, 2024 11:00AM-11:30AM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

This low-key program complements students' homeschooling curriculum, providing additional projects and resources on art, music, movement, and more in a shared space for learning. Drop-in.

Please stay home if you are sick. 

See our Family Early Literacy Class for 3-5 year olds who are not yet in Kindergarten.

Celebrate Earth Month (grades K-3 with parents/caregivers)

April 29, 2024 05:45PM-06:45PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

Drop-in this month to create a bird feeder and seed bombs while supplies last. Projects may take approx. 20-30 minutes to complete.

Allergy alert: Bird seed will be used to make the bird feeder.

Please stay home if you are sick.

 

Little Explorers (ages 2-6 with parents/caregivers)

April 30, 2024 06:00PM-06:30PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

You and your child will build early literacy skills while exploring with the senses and interacting with an array of sensory stations.

Drop in; no registration required.

Please stay home if you are sick.

 

ArtConnect: Pop-Up Makerspace

May 04, 2024 01:00PM-03:00PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (no seat limit)

May the Fourth be with you! This month's ArtConnect will be a Star Wars-themed Pop-up Makerspace! Learn to make Star Wars bracelets and buttons or bring your own project to work on with a selection of our Library of Things equipment, including a button maker, Cricut machine, lightbox, bead spinner, and more. The library will have an assortment of fiber art and other crafting supplies on hand.

Adults attending are welcome to bring children and grandchildren (grades 4 and up) to participate.

ArtConnect is an opportunity to connect with local artisans and other community members to share the joy of art and try out new techniques and projects. Every other month, local artisans will guide you through a featured art project, or you can bring your own project to work on! Supplies will be provided for the featured project, as supplies last. For the months without a featured project, ArtConnect will serve as a Pop-Up Makerspace and provide the opportunity to use our space for your crafting desires and try out new equipment!

No registration required.
Please stay home if you are sick.

STEAM Club: Electricity (grades 3-6)

May 06, 2024 06:00PM-06:45PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (14 seats)

Our STEAM Club explores Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math principles for upper elementary students. This month participants will explore electricity by creating a simple circuit and then an electromagnet. 

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Monday, April 22. 

Please stay home if you are sick.

Happy Little Painting: Kids Edition (grades 1-5)

May 07, 2024 06:00PM-06:45PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (20 seats)

Library staff will lead elementary students through independent explorations of different techniques, media, and artistic styles to create their own masterpieces. 

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Tuesday, April 23.  

Please stay home if you are sick.

Tail Waggin' Tutors (grades K-6)

May 08, 2024 05:45PM-06:00PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (3 seats)

Read aloud in a relaxed environment to a trained therapy dog. No pressure, just the dog, its handler, and the child. Sign up for a 10-15 minute time slot; multiple times slots are available - check calendar for other times. Please register to secure your time; there is limited availability for walk-ins.

Read more about TDI - Therapy Dogs International's Tail Waggin' Tutors program.

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Wednesday, April 24.

Please stay home if you are sick.

Tail Waggin' Tutors (grades K-6)

May 08, 2024 06:00PM-06:15PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (3 seats)

Read aloud in a relaxed environment to a trained therapy dog. No pressure, just the dog, its handler, and the child. Sign up for a 10-15 minute time slot; multiple times slots are available - check calendar for other times. Please register to secure your time; there is limited availability for walk-ins.

Read more about TDI - Therapy Dogs International's Tail Waggin' Tutors program.

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Wednesday, April 24.

Please stay home if you are sick.

Tail Waggin' Tutors (grades K-6)

May 08, 2024 06:15PM-06:30PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (3 seats)

Read aloud in a relaxed environment to a trained therapy dog. No pressure, just the dog, its handler, and the child. Sign up for a 10-15 minute time slot; multiple times slots are available - check calendar for other times. Please register to secure your time; there is limited availability for walk-ins.

Read more about TDI - Therapy Dogs International's Tail Waggin' Tutors program.

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Wednesday, April 24.

Please stay home if you are sick.

Tail Waggin' Tutors (grades K-6)

May 08, 2024 06:30PM-06:45PM @ Meabon Room - Howell Carnegie Library (3 seats)

Read aloud in a relaxed environment to a trained therapy dog. No pressure, just the dog, its handler, and the child. Sign up for a 10-15 minute time slot; multiple times slots are available - check calendar for other times. Please register to secure your time; there is limited availability for walk-ins.

Read more about TDI - Therapy Dogs International's Tail Waggin' Tutors program.

Registration is required and begins at 9am on Wednesday, April 24.

Please stay home if you are sick.