Children's Department
 

 

The Children's Department provides services and programs for children through Grade 6


Upcoming Children's Programs

Preschool Storytimes are in session! See our Events Calendar for details.
When Monroe Public Schools are cancelled or have a delay, storyhours for that day are cancelled.

Lego Club
Saturday, March 28, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ages 6 - 12: Do you love to build with Lego?  Come join others who do, too! Registration is not required.

Bring the Hoopla!
Saturday, March 28, 1:00 pm - 1:45 am
Pre-K - Grade 2. Join us for a Hoopin' Good Time! BringtheHoopla puts the FUN back into fitness! In this 45 minute high-energy hoop class, we will get you into the spin of your hoop and teach beginner on and off body tricks and techniques. We will also practice a variety of hoop games that build stamina and focus. This class is perfect for all kids! Hoops are provided. No hoop experience necessary. Registration is required.

Bring the Hoopla!
Saturday, March 28, 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Grades 3 - 6. 
Join us for a Hoopin' Good Time!  BringtheHoopla puts the FUN back into fitness! In this 45 minute high-energy hoop class, we will get you into the spin of your hoop and teach beginner on and off body tricks and techniques. We will also practice a variety of hoop games that build stamina and focus. This class is perfect for all kids!  Hoops are provided.  No hoop experience necessary. Registration is required.

Rockin' Babies with Miss Cassandra
Mondays, March 30; April 6, 13, 20, & 27, 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Babies not yet walking and their caregivers: Board Certified Music Therapist Cassandra Mulcahy will lead babies and their caregivers in a toe-tapping half-hour filled with music and movement! This program is appropriate for babies who are not yet walking. Class size is limited to 12 babies and their caregivers. Siblings are welcome. Registration is not necessary, but each baby attending must have a ticket. Free tickets may be picked up at the Children's Circulation Desk 15 minutes before each class and will be limited to 12 babies.

All Day Build-A-Thon
Wednessday, April 15, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
All Ages.  What could you make if you put your mind to it?  Visit our building stations and work with other kids to see what you can do!  We'll have Legos, Wooden Blocks, and other building toys; a "Builder Space" craft area; building contests; and more!  Stop by anytime between 10:00 and 4:00 and build to your heart's content! Registration is not required.

Family Fun Friday - Family Game Day
Friday, March 17, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
All Ages.  Bring the kids to the library for a Family Game Day!  We'll have lots of board games, snacks, & raffles.  What better way to spend an afternoon off from school than challenging your friends and family to a game of Jenja, Sorry, or Chutes & Ladders? Registration is not required.

Lego Club
Saturday, April 25, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ages 6 - 12: Do you love to build with Lego?  Come join others who do, too! Registration is not required.