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Corpus Christi Public Libraries Virtual Programs

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Play Dungeons & Dragons at the library virtually. Click here for more information.

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Join our Youth Librarians for virtual programming for crafts, STEM programs, storytime, and puppet theater. All you have to do is visit our YouTube and Facebook @ Corpus Christi Public Libraries 

 

Science Time with Ms. Victoria, Youth Librarian, Dr. Clotilde P. Garcia Public Library:

The importance of washing your hands             Marshmallow Shooters
Sensory Bottles                                                  Making Rain
Flying Canisters                                                 Bag vs. Pencils
Making Tornadoes                                             Pop Bottle Rockets
Inflating Balloons                                               Baking Soda Slime 
Stress Ball                                                         Floam
Heart Model                                                       Lemon Volcano
Candy Balloons                                                  Elephant Toothpaste
Making Rainbows                                              Stress Ball
Polar Opposites Molecules                                DYI Snowman Bottles
Marble Drop                                                       Squid Divers 
Bubble Snake                                                    Shave Cream Balloon
Salt Volcano

Fit  N' Fun with Ms Victoria 

1st Session with Ms. Victoria     2nd Session with Ms. Victoria
3rdwith Ms. Victoria Session     4th Session with Ms. Victoria
5th Session with Ms. Victoria    6th Session with Ms. Victoria
7th Session with Ms. Victoria    8th Session with Ms. Victoria

 

Craft Time with Ms. Stormy, Youth Librarian, Ben. F. McDonald Public Library:

Fish Craft                            Ladybug Craft                     Origami Cat
Crabby Craft                       Rocking Snails                    Hedgehog
Octopus Roll                       Handprint Bunny                 Origami fox
Honeycomb Craft                Wizard's Hat                       Raccoon Craft
Pumpkin Craft                     Cute Sunflower                   Balloon Elephant
Fall Mushroom Craft           Black Cat                            Penguin
Handprint Apple Tree          Watermelon Bookmarker   Paper Mug     
Snowflakes                         Woven Paper Placemat     Handprint Dinosaur
Paper Mouse                      Paper Cherries                   Craft Stick Flamingo
 

Trivia Time  

Disney Edition                   Harry Potter Edition            Valentine's Day
Space Edition                    Election Edition 
Library Edition                   Halloween Edition
Pet Edition                         Lightning Round 1 
Classic Children's Books   Lightning Round 2
Winter Holidays                 Lightning Round 3 
Food Edition                      Lightning Round 4
Star Wars                          Lightning Round 5 

 Signing with Ms. Colleen, Youth Librarian, Janet. F. Harte.  Let your hands do the talking:

ASL Basics                                          ASL- Numbers 101
ASL- Colors 101                                  ASL- Time Part I
ASL- Time Part II                                 ASL- Time Part III
ASL- Alphabet Part I                           ASL- Alphabet Part II
ASL- Finger-spelling                           ASL- Pronouns
ASL- People                                       ASL- Feelings
ASL- Asking Questions                      ASL- Non-Manual Markers
ASL- Food - Part I                              ASL- Food Part II               
ASL- Animals - Part I                         ASL- Animals - Part II
ASL- Important Words & Phrases      ASL- 25 Conversation Phrases

Storytime With Ms. Tiffany, Youth Librarian, La Retama Central Library:

The Croaky Pokey By Ethan Long   
If You're Happy And You Know It by Jane Cabrera
Wash Your Hands By Tony Ross      
One, Two, Buckle my shoe by Jane Cabrera
Pigs aplenty, pigs galore! by David McPhail  
Big Red Barn by Margaret Wise Brown
The big wide-mouthed frog by Ana Martin Larranaga
Mouse Paint by Ellen Stoll Walsh      
Little Owl Lost by Chris Haughton
When Sophie gets angry--really, really angry ...by Molly Bang
Over in the meadow by Olive A. Wadsworth; illustrated by Anna Vojtech
Maya was grumpy by Courtney Pippin-Mathur
The Brightest Star by Christie Matheson
Russell the sheep / by Rob Scotton
Ben & Zip : two short friends / written by Joanne Linden
Bear snores on / Karma Wilson ; illustrations by Jane Chapman
Hibernation station / by Michelle Meadows
Bedtime! / by Joan Blo

Family Time with Ms. Tiffany, La Retama Central Library:

Way down deep in the deep blue sea / Jan Peck
Flip flop bop by Matt Novak
It looked like spilt milk / by Charles G. Shaw

Bilingual Storytime with Ms. Marlena, Youth Librarian, Owen R. Hopkins Public Library:

¡Hurra, pececito! (Hurray Little Fish) / by Lucy Cousins
My friends = Mis amigos / by Tarō Gomi.
Marta! big & small / by Jen Arena ; illustrated by Angela Dominguez
Higher! Higher! = ¡Más alto! ¡Más alto! by Leslie Patricelli
Maria had a little llama by Angela Dominguez
How are you? = ¿Cómo estás? / Angela Dominguez
If You Give A Mouse A Cookie by Laura Joffe Numerof
¡Tienes un pájaro en la cabeza! / por Mo Willems
How Do You Say=¿Cómo se dice? by Angela Dominguez
Esperar no es facil= Waiting is not easy by Mo Willems
Buenas noches, luna = goodnight moon / por Margaret Wise Brown
10 pato de goma- 10 Little Rubber Ducks by Eric Carle
Bravo! / by Ginger Foglesong Guy
¡Hoy volaré! / por Mo Willems
Si llevas un raton a la escuela por Laura Numeroff
Fiesta by Ginger Foglesong Guy ; pictures by René King Moreno
Oso Pardo, Oso Pardo By Eric Carle
Mi mundo, escrito por Margaret Wise Brown
Si llevas un raton al cine por Laura Numeroff
El gran granero rojo (The Big Red Barn) / Margaret Wise Brown
Si Le Das Un Panecillo A Un Alce por Laura Numeroff
Si Le Das un pastelito an un gato por Laura Numeroff
Donde Viven Los Monstruos texto e ilustraciones de Maurice Sendak
Si le das un panqueque a una cerdita por Laura Numeroff
¡Estamos en un libro! / texto y ilustraciones de Mo Willems

READ-A-LIKES with Ms. Caitlin

Dog Man by Dav Pilkey                                  Rick Riordan Read-Alikes
Beginning Chapter Books-Magical                 Magical Worlds
Beginning Chapter Books Staring Animals     Space
Warrior Series by Erin Hunter

Picture Book Shuffle 

Dinosaur Edition                                          Scary edition
Hispanic Heritage Month                             Pirate Edition
Mermaids, Fairies, and Unicorns, Oh My
Bears of all sizes and colors                      Penguin excursions 
Cats Edition                                               Thanksgiving Edition
Doggie Edition                                           Christmas Edition
Winter Edition                                            Mice Edition
Transportation                                           ABC
Numbers                                                   Farm
Birds
 

Circle Time with Ms. Caitlin
Fingerplay Favorites

 

Crafter's Corner, La Retama Central Library:

Sugar Scrubs                                      Tissue Paper Tassel Garland
Yarn Balls                                            Marble Paper
Mason Jar Luminary                           Mason Jar Lid Suncatcher 
Craft Stick Shelf                                  Kusudama Flowers      
Embroider Christmas Ornament         Mini Piñata 

 

Library Puppet Theater, La Retama Central Library:

3 Little Pigs                                  Little Red Riding Hood
The Three Billy Goats Gruff        Henney Penney
The Little Red Hen                      Goldilocks and the three bears 
The Three Little Kittens               The old lion and the fox

 

Teen/Tween DIY with Ms. Tiffany

3D Handprints   Phone Speakers
Tie-Dye Shirts