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Read with TumbleBooks for Kids!


TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love. Use in the library or outside of the library with your library card number. Enjoy books, games, puzzles!



Winter/Spring 2016
Classes and Programs for Ages 3 Months to 8 Years
Enrollment Guidelines for Youth Classes

  • Please enroll children 4 years and younger for 1 story time for 1 location.
  • Children under 5 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Session 1: Library cardholders begin enrollment Friday, December 18; non-cardholders begin enrollment Monday, December 21. Classes for Session 1 begin the week of January 4 and end the week of February 15.
  • Session 2: Library cardholders begin enrollment Friday, March 4; non-cardholders begin enrollment Monday, March 7. Classes for Session 2 begin the week of March 14 and end the week of April 25.
DOWNTOWN LIBRARY
Please Enroll Using the Links Below
SPANISH RIVER LIBRARY
Please Enroll Using the Links Below

Baby Bookworm

Ages: 3 months to not yet walking
Pre-literacy class with music, stories and interactive movement.
DTL Learning Center: Mondays, 11:00-11:30am
Session 1: 1/4, 1/11, (no class 1/18), 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, (no class 2/15)
Session 2: 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, 4/11, 4/18, 4/25

Baby Bookworm

Ages: 3 months to not yet walking
Pre-literacy class with music, stories and interactive movement.
SRL Story Time Room, Thursday, 11:00-11:30am
Session 1: 1/7, 1/14, 1/21, 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/18
Session 2: 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28

Toddler Tales

Ages: Walkers to 23 months
Early Literacy class with stories, music and more.
DTL Learning Center: Tuesdays, 10:00-10:30am
Session 1: 1/5, 1/12, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16
Session 2: 3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26

Tales for 2 & 3

Ages: 2-3
Early Literacy class with stories, music, play and crafts.
SRL Story Time Room, Tuesdays, 10:00-10:30am
Session 1: 1/5, 1/12, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16
Session 2: 3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26

Music & Movement

Ages: 2-3
Literacy enrichment class with stories, music and movement.
DTL Learning Center: Wednesdays, 10:00-10:30am
Session 1: 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17
Session 2: 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27

Music & Movement Toddlers

Ages: Walkers to 23 months
Early Literacy class with stories, music and more.
SRL Story Time Room: Wednesdays, 10:00-10:30am
Session 1: 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17
Session 2: 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27

Adventures with Authors

Ages: 4-6 (child attends independently)
Foster your child’s love of reading by exploring a popular children’s author each week.
DTL Learning Center, Mondays, 3:30-4:15pm
Session 1: 1/4, 1/11, (no class 1/18), 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, (no class 2/15)
Session 2: 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, 4/11, 4/18, 4/25

Adventures with Authors

Ages: 4-6 (child attends independently)
Foster your child’s love of reading by exploring a popular children’s author each week.
SRL Story Time Room, Tuesdays, 3:30-4:15pm
Session 1: 1/5, 1/12, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16
Session 2: 3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/18, 4/26

Booktastic

Ages: 7-8 (child attends independently)
Book club with enrichment activities for early readers.
DTL Learning Center, Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30pm
1/27, Enrollment begins on 12/18
2/24, Enrollment begins on 1/27
3/16, Enrollment begins on 2/24
4/27, Enrollment begins on 3/16
Books funded by the Friends of the Library

Booktastic

Ages: 7-8 (child attends independently)
Book club with enrichment activities for early readers.
SRL Story Time Room, Thursdays, 3:30-4:30pm
1/28, Enrollment begins on 12/18
2/25, Enrollment begins on 1/28
3/17, Enrollment begins on 2/25
4/28, Enrollment begins on 3/17
Books funded by the Friends of the Library

Family Event

Ages: Ages 7-17 and parents
Story Central presents an intergenerational storytelling and craft event for all ages to share family stories and create a storytelling album.
DTL Community Room, Saturday, January 23, 2:00pm

 

Family Storytelling Slam

Ages: Ages 7-17 and parents
Caren Neile will moderate the Family Storytelling Slam geared for families. Participants will compete for prizes sharing oral stories.
DTL Community Room, Saturday, February 6, 2:00pm

 

Chess Club

Ages: 7-17 years
DTL Community Room West, Fridays, 4:00-5:30pm
Dates: 1/8, 1/15, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5

 
Family Classes - No Enrollment Needed
Family Classes - No Enrollment Needed

Family Date Afternoon

All ages welcome (children must be accompanied by an adult)
DTL Community Room West, Saturdays, 2:00-3:00pm
1/9: Board Games
2/27: Legos
3/26: Board Games
4/9: Legos

Family Date Night

All ages welcome (children must be accompanied by an adult)
SRL Meeting Room, Mondays, 6:30-7:30pm

1/25: Legos
2/22: Board Games
3/21: Legos
4/25: Board Games

Drop-In Story Time

All ages welcome (children must be accompanied by an adult)
Interactive family class with stories and music.
DTL Community Room West, Thursdays, 10:00-10:30am

Drop-In Story Time

All ages welcome (children must be accompanied by an adult)
Interactive family class with stories and music.
SRL Meeting Room, Mondays, 10:00-10:30am

Half School Day Movie

All ages welcome (children 8 and younger must be accompanied by an adult)
DTL Community Room West, 1:30pm

2/4 - Finding Nemo (G)
2/23 - Minions (PG)

 
Special Programs - No Enrollment
Space is limited!
All children 8 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Special Programs - No Enrollment
Space is limited!
All children 8 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

Friday Special Program

The Daniel Show "Valentine's Day!"

DTL Community Room, February 12 at 3:30pm

Tickets are required and will be available ½ hour prior to show time.

Funded by the Friends of the Library

 

Friday Special Program

Happy New Year with Alina Celeste & Pete the Cat

SRL Meeting Room, January 15 at 3:30pm

Tickets are required and will be available ½ hour prior to show time.

Funded by the Friends of the Library

Friday Special Program

Suzy Hammer's Pirates and Princesses Party

DTL Community Room, April 15 at 3:30pm

Tickets are required and will be available ½ hour prior to show time.

Funded by the Friends of the Library

Friday Special Program

Danny Grant Variety Show

SRL Meeting Room, March 18 at 3:30pm

Tickets are required and will be available ½ hour prior to show time.

Funded by the Friends of the Library


Mardi Gras Family Party

SRL Mezzanine, February 9 at 6:30pm
Age 8 and older
Join us for a special family event featuring a door prize raffle, fun games and musical chairs with zydeco music. Sample delicious king cake and make your own mask craft.