Children

Lynn Lewis & Santa
Friday, December 13, 10:30 - 11:30 am. 
All Ages.

Lynn Lewis visits the library with holiday songs and a visit from Santa!  There will be a photo opportunity with Santa after the concert! *Registration is not necessary for this event.  150 free tickets will be available 15 minutes before the show.*

We have a number of Holiday Gift Workshops for kids scheduled during December!  Check our Events Calendar for details.

Play Café
Most Wednesdays, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm.

What do you call a playtime, storytime, and meet-up combined? We call it Play Café! Enjoy our toys and socialize. Spontaneous storytimes, bubbles, musical instrument fun, and other activities will vary from week to week.

Sensory Storytime - Saturday, December 14, 10:30 - 11:30 am. 
An interactive program that can be enjoyed by all children, but is especially designed for children on the autism spectrum, those who are sensitive to sensory overload or have other special needs, and those who have difficulty sitting through a traditional storytime.
Registration is required.
Family Flick - The Lion King (2019 film)
Saturday, December 28, 1:30 - 3:30 pm.
Stop in to watch a family-friendly movie! Bring your own snacks and watch on the big screen.

Whenever Monroe Public Schools are delayed or closed due to inclement weather,
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library storytimes will be cancelled for that day, as well.

Library Events
American Girl Dolls

We have 8 American Girl Dolls which may be borrowed!  Check one out the next time you visit the library!
See them in our catalog!

DID YOU KNOW?

Did you know that the library has toys?

Stop in the Children’s Department during any of our open hours to enjoy our train table, play kitchen, puppets, puzzles, playhouse and other great toys!

Play is one of the five practices of early literacy, so be sure to spend some time playing imaginative and interactive games with your children while visiting the library!

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