Children’s News & Events

Check out the library’s Calendar of Events for upcoming virtual programs!

HOMEMADE PASTA with Katie Shepherd of Food Explorers (Thu., Aug. 13 @ 11:00 AM) – Zoom

Join Katie, Registered Dietitian from Food Explorers to make homemade pasta! You’ll learn how to mix, knead, roll and cut your own fettuccine without needing a pasta machine! Using just a rolling pin and some muscles, you’ll have perfect pasta in no time. ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED – SPACE IS LIMITED! Read more >

VIRTUAL Pokémon Club…Rescue Pikachu Escape Room! (Fri., Aug. 14 @ 1:00 PM) (Zoom)

Pikachu has disappeared and needs your help! Can you solve the mystery of the Pokemon’s disappearance before time runs out? Are you up for the challenge? We’ll all work together to solve this digital escape room. And then, with any extra time, we’ll watch some Pokemon episodes online and chat with fellow fans! ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO RECEIVE ZOOM INFORMATION! Read more >

Tanglewood Marionettes: FAIRY CIRCUS (Video link available 8/16 – 8/22)

Featuring over twenty beautifully hand-crafted marionettes, The Fairy Circus is a showcase for turn-of-the-century-style trick puppetry. The puppets will dance, play instruments, juggle, contort, transform, and fly through the air with the greatest of ease, all to the best-loved music of favorite composers. The video link will be live/available from 8/16-8/22/20. No registration necessary. Read more >

Nappy’s Puppets presents a recorded version of JACK & THE BEANSTALK (Mon., July 20 @ 10:00 AM) (YouTube)

Nappy’s Puppets presents a recorded version of Jack & the Beanstalk. Join the fun by watching shadow puppet performances of Jack & and the Beanstalk, Little Jack Horner, Jack be Nimble and and other folk tales. This program will be live on YouTube on July 20th with a recording available after the live performance through August 20th. Read more >