Outdoor Kids Programs

Registration opens 2 weeks prior and is required per child.
Register online, by phone, or in person.
Remaining spots will be filled on a first come basis

MASKS REQUIRED FOR ALL IN-PERSON OUTDOOR PROGRAMS.
RAINY DAY PROGRAMS WILL BE RESCHEDULED.

Ages 0-4

STORYTIMES

Zoo Animals
Tuesday, July 6th, 2021 @ 10am
We will have some fun reading stories and doing finger plays. Then have fun coloring your own zoo animal mask.

Magical Mythical Storytime

Monday, July 12th @ 10 am

Join Miss Gaby for an outdoor storytime full of magical and mythical creatures, music & movement, and craft! 

 

Dino Tales

Thursday, July 22nd @ 10 am
Have fun outdoors with Miss Gaby,  listening to dinosaur stories, stomping around like dinosaurs and doing a super fun and fizzy surprise dinosaur activity!

Story Stones
Tuesday, July 27th, 2021 @ 10am

We will have lots of fun reading stories and doing finger plays. Then we will glue pictures on stones and you will tell your own story.

Dream Animals Storytime
Thursday, August 5th, 2021 @ 10am
Join us for a storytime featuring imaginary creatures.  Stay while we decorate our very own unicorn suncatchers.

Folk Tale Storytime and Craft
Tuesday, August 10th, 2021 @ 10am
Join us for a fun storytime! Listen to a couple of folk tales, and make a special craft.

Grades 1-3

READING BUDDIES

Stop the summer slide by reading with a buddy!

Children in grades 1-3 read with a teen volunteer in 15-minute one-on-one sessions
to keep their reading skills sharp.  

Space is very limited and a 15-minute time slot will be assigned to you.

Ages 5-8

CREATE & LEARN

A House for a Hermit Crab
Tuesday, July 6, 2021 @ 5 pm
Join Miss Sue outside for a read aloud of, “A House for Hermit Crab,”  by Eric Carle.  Discover the amazing life of this sea creature, and using different craft materials, create a picture that retells the story.

Dinosaur Digging and Decorating
Monday July 19th, 2021 @ 5 pm
Time to dig up some fossils! Unearth your dinosaurs from their eggs, using special tools. Then decorate a dino to take home.

Wacky Animal Tails & Tales
Monday, August 2nd, 2021 @ 5 pm
Enjoy some fun in the sun with Miss Gaby, while listening to a couple of chapters of a series about a boy and some one-of-a-kind interesting and wacky looking animals!  Then have fun creating your own one-of-a-kind wacky animal!

Ages 9-12

GOOD TIME GAMES

Fairy Tale Trivia Water Balloon Toss
Tuesday, July 13th, 2021 @ 5 pm
Think you know all about Fairy Tales? Put it to the test in this fun water balloon challenge. 

Jumbo Game Day
Thursday, July 29th, 2021 from 5-6pm & 6:15- 7:15pm
You’ve been inside too long! Come outside and play!  Join us outside for a fun time playing jumbo classic games such as: checkers, jenga, toss across, connect four,  and more.  

Folktale Fixes Contest
Monday, August 9th, 2021 @ 5pm
First hear the folktale, then solve the problem.  What if the billy goats had a raft to cross that river?  What if the pigs had built sturdier houses?  Solve these and more folktale problems.  But work fast to finish before your competitors!