A more detailed Book Worm Newsletter will be published late-September.
- FAMILY-STYLE STORY TIMES – Tuesdays at 10 am: Oct. 10 – Dec. 5 Stories, songs, rhymes & fun followed by snack & a craft.
- FREE PARENTING WORKSHOPS – 1st Wed. each month 10:30 – 11:00 am Presented by Dr. Erica Jowett-Hirst. Oct. 4 (Dealing with Picky Eaters), Nov.1 (Toilet Training), Dec. 6 (Improving Language & Communication)
- FAMILY READING NIGHT WITH PINKALICIOUS – Thursday, Nov. 16 at 6:00 pm• Share reading time together. • Bring your family to the library to hear stories about Pinkalicious & have your photo taken with her. • Prizes, refreshments and more.
- KIDS POETRY WRITING WORKSHOPS – Dates & Times TBA. For 4th – 8th graders.After school writing workshops hosted by SIUC English graduate students.
- MAKING MUSIC WITH THE BELLETONES — Saturday 10:00 am programs – Dates TBASing-a-long with kids’ classics for all ages.READING WITH LILY – Dates TBA Kids in 1st Grade & up read with Lily, the therapy dog.
- PROJECT NEXT GENERATION (PNG) — Mondays, 4:00-5:30 PM (Participants may arrive as early as 3:30.) OCTOBER 2 – NOVEMBER 27, 2017. Project Next Generation (PNG) is a FREE technology based program at the Carbondale Public Library for students in grades 5-8. The fall theme is Code Club: Art & Design. Using Scratch and CS First (free web-based coding tools), participants will gain computer programming experience while exploring art & design. No previous computer experience is necessary. An after school snack is provided. Read More About PNG and Register…
Kid’s learn English, Spanish (Latin American & Castillian), French, Chinese (Mandarin), Russian, German, Portuguese & Italian.
LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE THIS SUMMER!
Learn 8 Different Languages On-line!
HOLA! HI! BONJOUR! CIAO! HALLO!
Hey kids! Fishing rods are available for check-out at the library.
For more information, read the Fishing Rod Check-Out Guidelines.
GREAT MAGAZINES FOR KIDS!
CHECK ’EM OUT!
For Kids: Animal Babies, American Girl, Boys Life, Baby Bug, Cobblestone, Faces, Jr., National Geographic for Kids, Ranger Rick, Ranger Rick, Odyssey, Sports Illustrated for Kids
For Parents: Family Fun, Practical Homeschooling, Scholastic Parents
AR BookFinder Website
Get AR Apps on your iphone or ipad. Open the app store on your device and search “Accelerated Reader.”
IMPORTANT NOTE TO PARENTS!
*Attendance at children’s library programs & activities constitutes consent to be photographed for use in library publicity & publications.
*Library policy states that parents should remain in the building when their children (younger than ten years of age) are participating in library programs.