JUST FOR KIDS
(Ages 3 - 7)
1ST and 3RD Tuesday of the Month @ 4:00 PM
Learn and grow with a storytime, hands-on science, technology, engineering, or math activities and a craft.
(Ages 0 - 6)
Fridays @ 11:00 AM
Stories, rhymes, songs, and movement to build early literacy and motor skills.
Music & Motion
(Ages 0 - 6)
Wednesdays @ 11:00 AM
Fun and learning with songs, dance, rhythm, and movement.
(Ages 0 - 6)
Wednesdays @ 11:30 AM
Fridays @ 11:30 AM
Children can work on their social and motor skills while they play.
Take & Make
(Ages 3 - 10)
New Every Monday
A new craft each Monday, and leftover supplies from our in-person STREAM crafts you may have missed. Available at the circulation desk, while supplies last.
1ST and 3RD Thursday of the Month @ 4:00 PM
Group games, board games, card games, and video games!
The STEAM Team
2ND and 4TH Thursday of the Month @ 4:00 PM
Get creative with art & crafts, science experiments, Lego build challenges, and other STEAM projects.
Teen & Tween Unwind
(Ages 10 - 17)
2ND and 4TH Friday of the Month @ 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Relax after a busy school week with coloring, crafts, Legos, games, or video games. Different activities available each week.
(Ages 8 - 17)
Saturday, February 18TH @ 1:00 PM
Book discussion and craft. Contact a library if you need help finding a copy of the book.
Book: It's the End of the World and I'm In My Bathing Suit by Justin A. Reynolds.
FOR ALL AGES
2ND Wednesday of the Month @ 4:00 - 6:30 PM
(Nov. 9TH, Dec. 14TH, Jan. 11TH, Feb. 8TH)
Try different artistic media and follow guided instructions or create your own design. Come-and-go as needed to fit your schedule.
Paws 2 Read
3RD Tuesday of the Month @ 5:45 PM
(Nov. 15TH, Dec. 20TH, Jan. 17TH, Feb. 21ST)
Hone literacy skills and reduce stress by reading to a friendly therapy dog. Provided in partnership with Go Team Therapy Dogs.
The Entire Month of November
Complete a Dinosaur scavenger hunt in the children's section and win a prize at the circulation desk.
Holiday Card Factory
Friday, December 9TH @ 3:30 - 5:30 PM
Saturday, December 10TH @ 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Make Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or New Year's cards for your classmates, coworkers, friends, or family. We will provide the craft supplies and inspiration; you provide the creativity. While supplies last.
Saturday, December 10TH @ 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Make 3-D paper snowflakes and other winter crafts. Hot chocolate and cookies served, while supplies last.
Saturday, January 21ST @ 1:00 PM
Learn about recycling; meet Curby, the recycling robot; and upcycle some trash into a craft. Provided in partnership with the Coastal Bend Council of Governments.
Valentine's Day Card Factory
Friday, February 3RD @ 3:30 - 5:30 PM
Saturday, February 4TH @ 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Make Valentine's Day cards for your classmates, coworkers, friends, and family. We will provide the craft supplies and inspiration; you provide the creativity. While supplies last.
Saturday, February 11TH @ 12:30 - 2:30 PM
To celebrate National Inventors’ Day, we’re turning our children’s area and meeting room into a makerspace full of STEM activities including Legos, Lego WeDo robots, marble run, puzzles, virtual reality (for ages 13+), building blocks, K’nex, and more! Not all activities will be suitable for every age and children must be accompanied by an adult.
Facilitated by Manuel Ayala
*Last Wednesday of the Month @ 6:00 PM
(Nov. 30TH, Jan. 25TH, Feb. 22ND)
Live Music. Tour La Música del Sur de Tejas/The Music of South Texas photo gallery. Maria Castañón Memorial Music Series. Call the Library for more information. (361) 826-2356
*No Pláticas Musicales held in December
Con Mi Corazón Book Club
Facilitated by Dora Wilburn
*Last Monday of the Month @ 5:30 PM
Reading Only Latina Authors. Call the Library for more information. (361) 826-2356
Nov. 28TH - Everyone Knows You Go Home by Natalia Sylvester
*Dec. 19TH - Martita, I Remember You by Sandra Cisneros *Third Monday in December
Jan. 30TH - How Not to Drown in a Glass of Water by Angie Cruz
Feb. 27TH - After Hours on Milagro Street by Angelina M. Lopez