Programs for Kids
Stories with Ms. Maria go LIVE on Facebook at 10 a.m. Fridays. Watch our Facebook page for more details to join in on the fun!
Children’s and Teen Events will be shared virtually. We will be using ZOOM for most of our events. Registration is required to participate. Email ABMLevents@gmail.com with the event title, name and number of participants to receive your event invitation.
BUSY AS BEES
How do bees make honey? How does it get from their hive to your table? Cheryl from Hemken Honey Co. will present a fun and educational program about honey bees and beekeeping. All ages will enjoy learning about how beekeepers take care of their bees and see some of the equipment that they use. Program presented by Hemken Honey Co. No registration required.
Monday, June 14
Maker Monday events require registration and will include a supply kit to be picked up at the library. They will offer directions to complete on you own at home (In the Wild!) or with virtual meeting guided instructions (ZOO-M!). Register by email to ABMLevents@gmail.com including event title and # of participants.
Animal Rock Painting (DIY in the wild)
Egg Carton Animal Portraits (in ZOO-M)
Kite Tails (DIY in the wild)
WILDLIFE TAILS & TALES
Join the fun with David Stokes for wildlife with tails and “tales” with puppets, sign language and live animals!
Wednesday, June 16
Eagle Town Park Pavilion
PET SHOW AND TELL
Share your pets from home! Registration is required to participate. Email ABMLevents@gmail.com with the event title, name and number of participants to receive your Zoom invitation. All ages are welcome to participate.
Friday, June 18
DIDGERIDOO DOWN UNDER
Join us for a high-energy virtual show that combines music, comedy, and storytelling for all ages. Learn about Australian animals and culture while moving and grooving to the fun rhythms of the didgeridoo. Register by emailing ABMLevents@gmail.com to receive a Zoom invitation.
Monday, June 21
CAN YOU SURVIVE? – VIRTUAL BOOK CLUB
Participants determine the story path as they make choices when we read adventures from the “Could You Survie” series. YOU CHOOSE what we’ll do next. Each session ends with a fun activity! The choices you make will either lead you to safety or to doom! Register for the programs by emailing ABMLevents@gmail.com to receive details. For ages 8 years and older.
Thursdays at 4:00 p.m.
July 1, 8, 22 & 29
KIDS’ CHOICE VIRTUAL BOOK CLUB
Join us for discussion and a surprise activity! Register by sending an email with “KC Book Club” as the subject to ABMLevents@gmail.com for more details. For 4 – 6th graders. Read each month’s book!
June – A Boy Called Bat by Elana K. Arnold and Charles Santoso
July – Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers by Celia C. Perez
August – The Last Kids on Earth by Max Brallier and Douglas Holgate
Mondays at 1:00 p.m.
June 28th, July 26th and August 16th
ONE MINUTE CHALLENGE
Players have 60 seconds to complete each crazy task to earn points and WIN! Compete with friends! Take home your own game kit! To register, email the number of participants with the subject “Minute” to ABMLevents@gmail.com. For kids and teens.
Wednesday, June 30
Eagle Town Park
READING WITH REX
Share some tail-wagging tales with Rex! Families can read to therapy dog, Rex, in front of the library!
Tuesday, July 6
Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.
June, 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
July 7, 14, 21, 28
August 4, 11, 18, 25