Children’s Programs

Wee Read Story Time

Begins at 10:00 a.m.

For infants through preschool

Adults are to accompany children

June 4 & June 5   –  Adventures with Animals

Featured Book:  How to Find a Fox

June 11 & 12

Treasure Hunt Adventures

Featured Book:  I Love My Pirate Papa

June 18 & 19

Adventures in the Ocean

Featured Book:  1, 2, 3 in the Sea 

June 25 & 26

Adventures with Dragons

Featured Book:  Don’t Wake the Dragon

July 2 & 3

Adventures in Space

Featured Book:

On the Launch Pad

With Miss Sheryl as the adventure guide, young children and their grownups will explore weekly themed stories, songs, and activities.  These programs are designed to promote early learning,  introduce new concepts, spark imaginations, and arouse curiosity about the world we share.

Explorer Academy 

Begins at 10 a.m.

Kindergarteners through 5th grade & their families

Adults are to accompany children 6 and under

Thursday June 6:  Camping and Company

             Special  Guest:  Milford Nature Center


Thursday, June 13:  Jolly Pirate Scavenger Hunt

     Join a crew, solve the clues, conquer the challenges, find the treasure.


Thursday, June 20: Upon a Time:  Storytelling With Art

Special Guest:  Beach Museum of Art


Thursday, June 27:  A Knight’s Tale


Scavenger Hunt May 28 - June 1

Around the World Scavenger Hunt

May 28 – June 1

Drop by the library anytime it is open for the scavenger hunt.  Decode the message and earn a mini prize

Imagination Station 

A Come and Go Program from 10 through 11:30 a.m.

There will be crafts, building projects, and fun.

(Adults are to accompany children 6 and under)

Saturday, June 8: Serengeti Stampede

Saturday, June 15:  Become a Jolly Roger

Saturday, June 22:  National Park Adventure

Saturday, June 29:  A Knight’s Tale

Saturday, July 6: Galactic Adventure

Friday Flicks

Movies start at 3 p.m.

For area youth and their families

Please feel free to bring snacks and drinks.

Adults are to accompany children 6 and under

Friday, June 7  

Friday, June 14  

Friday, June 21

 Friday, June 28

Friday, July 5


Special Events

Stuffed Animal Camp Out at the Library

For stuffed animals of all varieties

July 10: Drop then off between 3:30 – 5:00 (forms to fill out and supplies to prepare)

July 11:  Pick the up between 9:30 – 11:00 am (Donuts to eat and slideshow of nights activities to watch)

Pool Party

For Summer Readers and their families

July 16 – Abilene Pool 

8 pm – 9 pm

Rodeo Story Time & Pink Lemonade Party

Special guests from the Rodeo

Stories, autographs, crafts, and refreshments

Tuesday, July 30 at 10 am

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Lego Character Building Challenge

Week of July 22 – July 27

Drop by the library to enjoy the Lego Challenge.  Use the library’s bricks to build your creation.  It will be displayed in our LEGO gallery.

First 40 participants will earn a prize

Petals at Their Peak

Saturday, July 20

The Library will host come and go children’s activities in the southwest corner of the Eisenhower Rose Garden from 9 am- Noon

Connecting you with the world

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