Kids: Programs

You'll find plenty to do at the Library! For a list of all of the events at the library, check out our calendar.



After-School Build-a-thon!


Come join us as we construct, build and play with some awesome building toys! Each week we'll supply simple toys and more complex ones so kids of all ages can participate. Come exercise your imagination and engineering abilities at the library. This fun program will be offered at the following times and locations.


Downtown: Every Monday 3:00 to 5:30 p.m.

East Side: Every Tuesday 3:00 to 5:30 p.m.

Hillyard: Every Thursday 3:00 to 5:30 p.m.

Indian Trail: Every Wednesday 3:00 to 5:30 p.m.

Shadle: Every Thursday 3:00 to 5:30 p.m.

South Hill: Every Tuesday 3:00 to 7:30 p.m.



Fancy Nancy Book Cover




Our Fancy Nancy: Bonjour Butterfly Fun brings together some of Fancy Nancy’s favorite things – books, friends and butterflies! Join the fun to celebrate the most fabulous of seasons, spring! This "tre chic" program will be offered at the following times and locations.


Indian Trail: Wednesday, April 9 at 4:00

Hillyard: Thursday, April 10 at 4:00

Shadle: Saturday, April 12 at 3:00

Shadle: Wednesday, April 16 at 4:00

East Side:Thursday, April 17 at 4:00

South Hill: Thursday, April 24 at 4:00

South Hill: Monday, April 28 at 6:30








It’s almost National Library Week, and we’re celebrating author Beverly Cleary’s birthday! So on April 12 bring the kids, stop by your library, drop everything, and read! 


All Branches: Saturday, April 12 from 11:00 to 5:00