EVENTS & PROGRAMS
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Winter Reading Club: December 19-February 28
Pick up a Winter Reading bingo sheet and complete 10 squares for a prize. Complete 10 more squares for another prize. Everyone who finished a level (10 squares) will be entered into a drawing for a Flexible Flyer steerable sled or a Snowball blaster. Stop by for a bingo sheet or print one:
Winter Reading Level One
Winter Reading Level Two
Monthly Coloring Contest
Stop by the library or print this month's coloring sheet. Color and return the coloring sheet by the end of the month and be entered into a chance at a monthly prize.
Hear stories, sings songs, and make a craft. All ages are welcome with caregiver. Held most Mondays and Fridays at 10AM.
Movement & Music
Come get your wiggles out at the library. We provide the music; you provide the movement. All ages are welcome with a caregiver. Held most Mondays and Fridays at 10:30AM.
PJ Story Time
Story Time is not just for the morning. Enjoy some bedtime stories as well as snacks and a craft. Held various times of the year.
Read All About It
Book group for 1st & 2nd graders. No need to read a book in advance; we will read one together. Kids will also enjoy a snack and make a craft. Held the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 4:30PM
Pizza & Pages
Book group for 3rd-8th graders. Kids may read any book they like in advance and come prepared to tell what they liked (or didn’t like) about the book. Kids will also have pizza and make a craft. Held the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 4:30PM.
Stop by the library for an easy craft. Crafts can be made at the library or taken home to make later. All ages are welcome. Held the 1st Tuesday of every month at 10AM in the Children’s Area.
Playtime @ the Library
Join us for a chance for kids to play and an opportunity for parents to connect. Activities are geared toward those that help develop fine motor skills. Held the 4th Tuesday of every month at 10AM
Movies @ the Library
Free popular, new release or classic movies appropriate for the entire family. Check the library newsletter for titles.
Movies in the Park
Free movies shown in the Allendale Township Park on Fridays during July and August. 2017 schedule will be released in February 2017!
Join us for a fun time with legos at the library. Bring your creativity! We provide the theme each month. Held the 1st Saturday of each month.
1000 Books before Kindergarten
Get your child ready for kindergarten by committing to read them 1000 Books Before Kindergarten
. For each 100 books read to your child, they will receive a prize. After 1,000 books are read, your child will receive a free book, completion certificate, and an opportunity to be on the Wall of Fame.
Summer Reading Club
When school gets out, head for the library! Weekly programs and lots of opportunities for prizes for readers.
BOOKS & READING
Please note: some websites may require your library card info to use
Early World of Learning
eBook K-8 Collection
2nd Grade Recommended Reads Brochure
3rd Grade Recommended Reads Brochure
4th Grade Recommended Reads Brochure
5th Grade Recommended Reads Brochure
6th Grade Recommended Reads Brochure
GAMES & ACTIVITIES
Kids Games and Activities