Children’s and Family Programs



pirateStorytime With Mr. Alex

August 12, 10 AM

Ahoy Matey! Storytime Dad Mr. Alex joins us on Saturday, August 12, at 10am for pirate-themed stories, songs, crafts and FUN! A free program open to all ages! No registration required.


 

Lego Club

1st and 3rd Thursday, 4:30 – 5:30 PM

We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination. Build a creation, by yourself or in a group. Display it in the library until the next meeting, when we will dismantle it, and make something new! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Free program for all ages, held in the Community Room. No registration needed.


Reading to WillowPAWS for Reading

First Saturday of the Month, 11 AM

Practice literacy skills by reading aloud to a well-trained therapy dog from PAWS for People (Pet-Assisted Visitation Volunteer Services). Dog and owner will be here for six individual 10-minute sessions. All readers must be pre-registered to participate. Free Program.


GeoTrax Build and Play

First Saturday of the month, 1 – 2 PM

All aboard for fun, when we bring out the library’s collection of GeoTrax trains! Use tracks, buildings, and other accessories to create awesome setups. Then enjoy open playtime with your work! For ages 3 and up, held in the Community Room. No registration needed.


craftsMessy Mondays

Every Monday, 2 – 3 PM

Drop in and create crafts with a variety of art supplies from our craft closets. Free program, open to grades K-5. No registration required.


 

Good Neighbors

Build a Better World by becoming a good neighbor! Join us on Fridays as we take the time to do read, create, and do good deeds for the West Grove community.

       June 30, 2 – 3 PM, Beautify the Library!

Help us redo the stepping stones for the library’s garden and create positive messages with sidewalk chalk

       July 21, 2 – 3 PM, Caring with Cards!

Create thank you cards for community helpers and get well cards for local nursing homes

       August 11, 2 – 3 PM, Animal Kindness!

Make sweet potato dog treats along with dog and cat toys to donate to a local animal shelter


 

Lego Block Party

Fourth Saturday of the month, 1 – 2 PM

Each session we will build, in a group or on your own, a fabulous creation then play with family and friends. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Free program for all ages, held in the Community Room. No registration needed.

 


Children’s programs at the Avon Grove Library are held in the Children’s Activity Room, just beyond the elevator in the lobby and are free unless otherwise noted. Most programs do not require registration.  Children under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Find our Storytimes, on the Storytime Page!

BAD WEATHER POLICY: Morning Programs are cancelled if the Avon Grove School District has a delayed opening or is closed. Afternoon or Evening Programs are cancelled if the schools are closed or close early. Updated cancellations will be posted in the Library’s Blog and on our Facebook Page.