Kids Programs

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday Mornings
10:30-11:00 am
Art Gallery

Ages 3-5. Stories and music for preschoolers.

Family Story Time

Wednesday Mornings
10:30-11:30 am
Art Gallery

All ages. Stories, music, crafts and activities.

January 25: KidSight will be offering free vision screenings for kids during Storytime.

Rhyme Time

1st and 3rd Friday
10:30-11:00 am
10:45-11:15 am
MRRL Storyhour room

A special time for babies and their caregivers ages two and under. Music, movement and socialization.

Tail Waggin' Tutors

Bring your favorite book to read to one of the trained therapy dogs.

All ages. No reservations needed. Located in Children’s Play Area.

2nd and 4th Mondays 7-8 pm

2nd Thursday 6:30-7:30 pm

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Block Party

First Monday of each month
6:30-7:30 pm in the MRRL Art Gallery

Free-building LEGO fun at the library with standard bricks, mini-figures, and specialty pieces.

Ages 5-12. Limited to the first 45 participants on the evening of the event. A sign-in sheet will be available 30-minutes before start time.

For more information, contact Eric Lyon, 634-6064, ext 229.

Bookworms

Book group for grades 3-5. First 12 participants receive a free copy of the book. Light snacks served.

Meets the 3rd Thursday of the month in the Storyhour Room at 7:00 pm. Sign up at the Children’s desk or contact Angie Bayne at 634-6064 x. 253 or baynea@mrrl.org

April 20: The Missing Pieces of Me by Jean Van Leeuwen

May 18: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier

June 15: As Brave as You by Jason Reynolds

kids movie

Family Movie Night

March 17: Storks
April 21: Moana
6:00-8:00 pm

Family event. Bring a folding chair, sleeping bag, blanket or pillow and join the fun. Light snacks and drinks provided.
Note: This is an after-hours event. The front library doors will close at 6:15 pm.

 

Snap Circuits

Monday, March 13
6:30 – 7:30 pm
Art Gallery

Create an electronic alarm, power a helicopter blade, or design other simple electronics using snap circuits kits.

Ages 8-12. Registration required and limited to the first 20 participants. Contact Eric Lyon, 634-6064, ext 229.

Book Bingo

Monday, April 10, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Art Gallery

All ages. No reservations needed. An hour of bingo fun for the entire family. Winning cards earn book prizes for ages 12 and under.

Special Events

Storytelling Concert

Thursday, March 30
7:00 – 9:00 pm
Art Gallery

Join us in the library gallery for a night of professional storytelling. Featuring the talents of Anthony Clark, Beth Horner, Bobby Norfolk and Joyce Slater.

All ages. No reservations needed.

Pokemom Card Game Day

Saturday, April 8
11:00 – 12:30 pm
Art Gallery

Bring your Pokemon cards to the Library and challenge someone to a friendly duel. All ages and skill levels welcome. For those new to the game, someone will be available to demonstrate how to play. No reservations needed.

All ages. No reservations needed.