We’ll get started celebrating Valentine’s Day this Friday, Feb. 7, with Fabulous First Friday at Ohio Twp. Central Library! Kids, ages 2-6, gather at 10:00AM to hear a Valentine story, then move around to different stations to play games and make some crafts. We won’t have snacks this time, but kids are invited to bring Valentines to share with the other kids.
To keep with our Valentine theme, we’ll have a drop-in craft on Sat., Feb. 8. Kids of all ages can stop by the Children’s Department anytime between 10:00AM-3:00PM to make Valentine’s cards.
For working parents, we will host Family Craft Time on Monday, Feb. 10. Families can come by the Children’s Activity Room between 5:00-7:00PM to make a “Valentine Acts of Kindness” centerpiece. The whole family can work on this craft together.
For questions or more information, call the Children’s Dept. at 812-853-5468, ext. 306 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
Join us in the Diamond and Emerald Rooms at Ohio Twp. Central Library on Fri., Jan. 31 for a Winter Wonderland Dance Party. Special guest presenter, Nicole Newmaster, will have kids, ages 2 and up rockin’ at the Library! The party starts at 10:00AM and will last about 30 minutes. Call the Children’s Department at 812-853-5468, ext. 306 or e-mail email@example.com for more information.
Ohio Twp. Central Children’s Department wishes you a very belated Happy New Year! We have lots of specials on schedule for January:
- Fri., Jan 17 – Indoor Snow Day, ages 2-6, drop in from 10:00-11:30AM to play with snow and do other snow day activities, all indoors!
- Sat., Jan. 18 – Folded Paper Puppets, all ages, drop in from 10:00AM-3:00PM to fold a puppet out of paper.
- Mon., Jan. 20 – Puppet Show and Craft, “Bear Snores On,” all ages, 6:00PM in our Clubhouse.
These are just a few of our upcoming programs. For the full schedule, check out our on-line calendar, www.ohio.lib.in.us/children, or stop by the Library to pick up a printed scheudule. Need more information? Call us at 812-853-5468, ext. 306 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
School is out, presents are open and the kids are bored. Bring them to the Library!
Lego Club – ages 4 and up: Use our Legos to build something awesome and display it on our shelves.
Thurs., Fri. and Sat., Dec. 26, 27 and 28 – drop by between 10:00AM-3:00PM to build.
Snow Measuring Sticks – all ages: Build a snow gauge to measure how much snow falls.
Mon., Dec. 30 – drop by between 10:00AM-3:00PM
Reminder: No storytime on Thurs., Dec. 26. Our regular storytime schedule will resume on Thurs., Jan. 2.
We have lots of holiday activities for you and your kids! These all take place at Ohio Twp. Central Library, just off Bell Road by the Hardees.
- Sat., Dec. 14, drop in 10:00-12:00Noon, all ages: Visit with Santa! Get your free picture taken (and printed) while you make a card. Parents are welcome to bring cameras, too.
- Mon., Dec. 15, 6:00-6:30PM, all ages: A reading of the book, “The Polar Express,” followed by cookies and hot chocolate.
- Wed., Dec. 18, 3:30PM, gr. K-4: Explore Reindeer – stories, games and a craft. (Please respect our age limits; younger siblings may join us for the craft at the end.)
- Thur., Fri. & Sat., Dec. 26, 27 & 28, drop in from 10:00AM-3:00PM to build with Legos.
Not sure if we are open because of weather? Call us @ 812-853-5468, ext. 306. We do not necessarily close even if Warrick County Schools are closed, but it’s always best to call ahead. If we are open, we will have our programs as scheduled.
Looking for something to do over Thanksgiving Break? The Children’s Department has Legos out in their Activity Room all day Friday, November 29. Kids, ages 4 and up, can stop by to build something with our Legos and display it on our tall shelves. Kids younger than 4 may play with Duplos or our other “big” blocks.]
On Saturday, Dec. 30, we’ll have Christmas crafts set up in the Activity Room. Kids, ages 2 and up, may stop by anytime between 10:00AM-3:00PM to make them. If grandparents or other visitors are in town, this is a great opportunity to show off our awesome Library!
Questions? Call 812-853-5468, ext. 306 or e-mail email@example.com.
It’s getting to that busy time of year! Halloween is over, Thanksgiving is just around the corner and before we know it, Christmas will be here! We know you are busy, but we have lots of opportunities for you to add some stress-free fun to your kiddo’s schedules- and they are all FREE. On the schedule for November we have Music and Movement, Donut Party, Lego Club, Crafty Kids, Thanksgiving crafts and more! Check out our on-line schedule or stop by the Children’s Department to pick up a printed calendar. Still have questions? Call us at 812-853-5468, ext. 306 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Warrick County Schools (and many pre-schools) are closed on Friday, Oct. 18 for Fall Break. Celebrate at the Ohio Twp. Central Library with some messy painting fun! Drop by our Activity Room anytime between 10:00-11:30AM to do some painting – choose which activity you try or do them all. Questions? Call us at 812-853-5468, ext. 306 or e-mail email@example.com
Now that September is here and the kids (and parents) are getting settled in to their school routines, remember to leave time for Library programs! Each week, we have storytimes for all ages of kids on Tuesdays at 9:30AM, Wednesdays at 9:30AM and 10:30AM and Thursdays at 9:30AM, 10:30AM and 6:00PM. Baby storytimes are Tuesdays at 10:30AM and Thursdays at 9:00AM. We also have a weekly “drop-in” craft program on Tuesdays, from 3:00-4:15PM.
This week, we have Music and Movement (ages 2-6) on Friday at 10:00AM. It’s like a storytime without the sitting down listening to a book part – tons of fun! We also have Lego Club (ages 4 and up) on Saturday-drop in between 10:00-3:00PM to build with our Legos.
Check out our on-line calendar or stop by the Children’s Desk to pick up a printed copy. Questions? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 812-853-5468, ext. 306.