EVENTS FOR KIDS

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All ages are welcome at our children’s programs. Children under 10 must bring a buddy age 14 or older.

SUMMER READING 2017: BUILD A BETTER WORLD!
Registration starts Monday, June 5!

STEAM Program
Thursday, May 25 at 4pm
Learn how to engineer a tower using only marshmallows and spaghetti! 

Bilingual Story Time
Saturday, May 27 at 2:30pm
Come enjoy stories and songs in English and Spanish!

Community Creators
Tuesdays at 2:30pm
Join us every Tuesday at 2:30pm in the Community Room for Community Creators! We’ll have a different guest presenter each week.

  • Kenai Public Health
    June 6 at 2:30pm 
  • Kenai Wildlife Refuge
    June 13 at 2:30pm 
  • Kenaitze Indian Tribe
    June 20 at 2:30pm 
  • Alaska Wildlife Troopers
    June 27 at 2:30pm

Movies at the Library
Thursdays at 2:30pm
Join us every Thursday at 2:30pm in the Community Room for a free, family-friendly movie and popcorn! All movies are rated G or PG. Call the library or ask at the front desk for movie title information.

  • Movie rated PG
    June 8 at 2:30pm
    An orphaned little girl befriends a benevolent giant who takes her to Giant Country, where they attempt to stop the man-eating giants that are invading the human world.
  • Movie rated PG
    June 15 at 2:30pm
    An orphaned young boy and his best friend Elliot have lots of adventures together. Did I mention Elliot just happens to be a dragon?
  • Movie rated PG
    June 22 at 2:30pm
    In ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous chieftan’s daughter’s island, she answers the ocean’s call to seek out the demigod to set things right.
  • Movie rated PG
    June 29 at 2:30pm
    In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con-artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.

S.T.E.A.M. Programs
Every Friday at 2:30pm
S.T.E.A.M. is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. Join us every Friday afternoon in the Community Room for a different brain-building activity! 

  • D.I.Y Lava Bottle
    June 9 at 2:30pm 
  • Father’s Day Craft
    June 16 at 2:30pm
  • Catapults
    June 23 at 2:30pm
  • Marble Maze Mayhem
    June 30 at 2:30pm

Summer Food Service Program
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 1pm-2pm
Free, balanced meals for kids 18 and under!  Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday afternoon. Brought to us by the Food Bank of Alaska.

DIY No-Sew Book Bag Workshop
Saturday, June 17 at 3pm 
Make your own easy, no-sew book bag from a recycled t-shirt! This program is open to ages 10 and up. Children may need an adult helper. We will provide t-shirts but you are welcome to bring your own t-shirt or embellishments. 

Bilingual Story Time
Saturday, June 24 at 2:30pm
Come enjoy stories and songs in English and Spanish!

Toddler Story Time (18 Months-3 Years)
Tuesdays at 10:30am
Get up and get moving at the library with stories, songs, and silly fun that encourages your toddler's language skills!

Bouncing Babies Story Time (Birth-18 Months)
Wednesdays at 10:30am
Come share songs, stories, and snuggle time with Bouncing Babies. 

Preschool Story Time (3-5 Years)
Thursdays at 10:30am
Come share stories, songs, and other learning fun! 

LEGO® Club
Tuesdays at 4pm
Tell your stories and build your world with Legos® bricks. Bring a friend with you and let your imagination go wild.  Adult supervision needed for those under the age of 10.