Date: Thursday, March 13, 2014 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Caregivers and their little ones 19-35 months are invited to share a program of books, rhymes, songs and fingerplays on Thursdays, March 6 through April 24. Drop in!
Date: Thursday, March 13, 2014 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Think you know all about the internet? We may be able to surprise you. In Tech Time we’ll explore websites for fun and websites to help with school reports. There will be something for everyone.
Family Playtime and Game Night
Date: Thursday, March 13, 2014 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Bring your family to enjoy a special family fun playtime. Join us for an hour of play with your children, we’ll provide the toys and board games(from our toy catalog) as you and your family relax and play together.
Date: Friday, March 14, 2014 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Utilizing LinkedIn will provide intermediate users with more detailed information about their LinkedIn Profile and how to create a positive presence as a jobseeker. This workshop will also expand on how to review and alter settings, utilize connections to network, and join groups and more. This workshop is aimed at current LinkedIn users that understand the basics and can navigate the site. Registration required.
Fascinating Fabulous Fridays
Date: Friday, March 14, 2014 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Get ready to get messy! We’ll make slime, set off a chemical volcano, explore splatter painting and more. Join us for these fun art and science programs. Grades 1-5.
Whooo’s Ready for School? Kindergarten Readiness—Counting
Date: Saturday, March 15, 2014 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Registration required. Ages 4 – 5 with a caregiver. Help your preschooler make the transition into their first year of school. Explore hands-on activity stations together about counting. Explore numbers together.
Date: Saturday, March 15, 2014 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Would you like to learn about mindstorm robots? Are you creative and like a challenge? Then this club is for you. Join our monthly robotix club and let the creativity begin. Registration required for students ages 10-13.
Date: Monday, March 17, 2014 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Get your game on earlier in the week! Join us each Monday afternoon for open play with video games!
Date: Monday, March 17, 2014 6:30 PM
Join us for stories, songs and activities for the whole family.
Monday Evening Book Lovers
Date: Monday, March 17, 2014 7:15 PM – 8:30 PM
Join us for a lively discussion of great books. March’s title is The Shoemaker’s Wife by Adriana Trigiani.
Date: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 10:30 AM
Preschoolers (ages 3-5) and their caregivers can join us for Storytime fun with interactive stories, movement and songs.
Date: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Grades 6-12. TEENS-Join us on the 3rd Tuesday of each month for something enjoyable to do afterschool! Hang with your friends, have a snack, play games, do crafts–you could have FUN!
Date: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 6:30 – 7:30 PM
Grades 1 – 3 Parents and Children who are struggling with their reading skills are invited to join us for a two part program of information and fun! For the first part, parents go separately with a Learning Specialist to learn tips for working with their child at home, while children remain with the librarian for fun reading based activities. During the second session, families participate together. The program runs Tuesdays in March 4, 11, 18, and April 1.
Teen Cake Decorating Workshop
Date: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Learn some basic skills in creative cake – and cookie – decorating! Get hands-on experience using frosting tips, a pastry bag and colored frosting, plus take home your decorated cookies! All supplies provided. A parent or legal guardian must sign a Release and Hold Harmless form prior to program in order for teen(s) to be able to work with food. Please see a librarian for more information.
Put your new cake decorating skills to use by entering the Bake-A-Book, Win a Nook® contest, taking place Saturday, April 12th in the Parma-Snow Branch’s auditorium! Learn more about the contest: http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Kids-Teens/Teens/Baking-Contest.aspx
Night Night Baby
Date: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 6:30 PM
Babies and toddlers can end their day in a special way. Join us for a fun interactive program of rhymes, songs, finger plays, and books. Caregivers and their little ones birth – 35 months.