Kids Programs

Preschool Storytime

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

Ages 3-5. Stories and music for preschoolers.

Family
Storytime

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

NEW TIMES
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.

1st and 3rd Monday 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

February 16: Pennyroyal Academy by M.A. Larson

March 16: The Seventh Most Important Thing by Shelley Pearsall

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

May 18: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier

June 15: The Crossover by Kwame Alexander

July 20: As Brave as You by Jason Reynolds

kids movie

Family Movie Night

February 17: Trolls
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, January 9
7:00 – 8:00 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, February 13, 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

Pokemon Card Game Day

Saturday, February 4
11:00 – 12:30 pm
Art Gallery

Bring your Pokemon cards to the Library and challenge someone to a friendly duel. All skill levels welcome. For those new to the game, someone will be available to demonstrate how to play.

Kids Craft: Melty Beads

Saturday, February 18
11:00-12:00 pm
Art Gallery

Ages 5-12. Limited to the first 30 on the day of the craft. A sign-in sheet will be available 30-minutes before program start time.

Arrange Perler beads into patterns and melt them together to create works of art.