Youth Programs

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FEBRUARY YOUTH PROGRAMS

 

SPECIAL FAMILY PROGRAM:

Be Mine, Valentine Story Time

Saturday, February 13th at 10:30 am in the Story Room

Love will be in the air at this story time for families with children age 2 and up. Listen to stories, sing silly songs and make a Valentine craft. No registration.

 

PRE-SCHOOL AGE PROGRAMS:

Science Sleuths

Friday, February 12th at 10:30 am in the Story Room

Science Sleuths is a thirty-minute hands-on science program designed for kids age 3 to 6.  Small sleuths, accompanied by their parents, will explore whether items sink or float.  Listen to a story, make a craft and enjoy other activities. Please register each month by calling 278-3945.

New! Aspiring Artists

Friday, February 19th at 11:00 am in the Story Room

Children age 3 to 6 can explore great artists each month at this new program. Expose your child to an artist’s life and style of painting with a story and an art activity. Small artists must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Please register each month by calling 278-3945.​

 

SCHOOL AGE PROGRAMS:

Minecraft Mania

Monday, February 1, 8, 22 & 29 from 4:00 to 5:30 pm in the Youth Services Area

Kids age 8 to 12 years are encouraged to test their Minecraft skills on the Youth Services computers and with console games.  No registration.

LEGO Robotics

Wednesday, February 10th from 6:30 to 7:15 pm in the ICN Classroom

Kids age 8 to 12 years will learn how to use sensors to allow a robot to interact with their surroundings. Participants will write code to program LEGO Mindstorm robots. Please register each month by calling 278-3945.

Magic Tree House Book Club

Monday, February 22nd from 7:00 to 7:45 pm in Meeting Room B

Kids age 6 to 9 years old who love the Magic Tree House books by Mary Pope Osborne will love the activities and craft based on the High Tide in Hawaii book.  Please register each month by calling 278-3945.

LEGO Club

Friday, February 26th from 4:00-5:00 pm in the Story Room

Kids age 5 and up, join other LEGO enthusiasts and create unique LEGO designs. LEGOs and fun provided. No registration

 

TEEN PROGRAMS:

Teen Book Club

Wednesday, February 17th at 6:30pm in the ICN Classroom

Teens ages 13 and up are invited to join the teen book club.  Book club meets once- a- month and participants receive a free copy of the book. This month’s book discussion title is I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson. Questions???  Email cepstein@urbandale.org.

Teen Advisory Board

Tuesday, February 23rd at 5:30pm 

Calling all teens ages 13-17, we need your input on the library’s books, video games, music, and programs. Join other teens for pizza and conversation. Your opinion matters. For more information, email cepstein@urbandale.org.


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