Youth Services Events Page
 
We will have a hybrid of in-person and virtual programs.
In-person programs will be marked with either (Main) or (Palmer)
Virtual programs will be marked with (Virtual)

Grab and Go Bags
New themes each week, with fun crafts to enjoy together as a family. See Youth Services for more details. Each Grab and Go Bag includes a booklist, supplies for the project, and fun ideas!
Programs for Families

Easton Farmers' Market Visit
Saturday, May 7 from 9:00 - 1:00pm
Visit our table at the Easton Farmers’ Market! We’ll have lots of great information about our library, including a kid’s craft table and a preview of our 2022 Summer Reading Program!

Caregiver's Corner (Main)
Wednesday, May 11 from 4:00 - 5:00pm
Sometimes grown-ups just need time to talk to other grown-ups without worrying about watching their little ones. We understand that and have designed a program that gives caregivers the freedom to network and relax while their children are enjoying activities and free play in the same room. To register, please email ambert@eastonpl.org

Storytime at the Cat Café
Tuesday, May 10 and 24 at 1:00pm
Located at 452 Northampton Street in Easton
Join us for a purrfect afternoon of stories, crafts, and snuggle time with some of the cutest kitties you’ve ever seen! To register, please email ambert@eastonpl.org

Read to a Dog at the Library (Main)
Tuesday, May 3, 17, and 31 from 10:30 - 11:30am
Come to the Main Library and read to a certified Dog Therapy International canine! Although we encourage children to read in this program, they may also show the dog pictures from a book or simply pet them. Janet Grube, a trained professional handler, will accompany the dog. No registration required. Participation is on first-come basis.

Hora de Cuentos (Main)
Saturday, May 7 and 21 from 10:00 - 11:00am. For ages 0-10
¡Hola! Únase a nosotros para la hora del cuento bilingüe! Lea libros, cante canciones, y diviértase en Español (y Inglés) con la señorita Amber, Libby y la señorita Ana!
Hello! Join us for bilingual story time! Read books, sing songs, and have fun in Spanish (and English) with Miss Amber, Libby and Miss Ana! The majority of books read will be in Spanish. To register, please email ambert@eastonpl.org

Sign Language Storytime (Main)
For all ages. Saturday, May 7 from 1:00 - 2:00pm
Come and join us for an ASL interactive story experience.
To register, please email ambert@eastonpl.org

Make Your Own Board Game (Main)
Saturday, May 21, from 2:00 - 3:45pm
Register as a family to make your own unique board game! We will be using pizza boxes to make our game boards. Various art supplies will be provided for your art and decorations! Registration is required. To register, please email libbyo@eastonpl.org

Programs for Younger Children

Family Storytime (Main)
Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30 - 10:15am and 10:30 - 11:15am  (Wednesday 5/11 canceled)
For ages 0-5
Join Miss Amber on Mondays or Miss Jenny on Wednesdays for a themed Storytime in which we will read books, sing songs, and get our wiggles out! A craft will be available after Storytime. No registration required for this program.

Block Party (Main)
Fridays, May 6 from 10:30 - 11:30am
For ages 0-5
Calling all little builders! Join us for a block party and get building!
No registration required for this program.

Play-Doh Party (Main)
Friday, May 13 from 10:30 - 11:30am
For ages 0-5
Make a dinosaur, make a pizza, make a mess! Let your imagination run wild at our Play-Doh party! No registration required for this program.

Free Play Day (Main)
Friday, May 27 from 10:30 - 11:30am
For ages 0-5
Spend the morning exploring our various educational toys with new and old friends. No registration required.

Music and Movement (Main)
Tuesdays from 11:30 - 12:15pm  (5/10 canceled)
For ages 2-5
Join Miss Jenny every week for an energizing, motor-skill developing class.
To register, please email jennifere@eastonpl.org

Nature Art (Main)
Tuesday, May 17 from 3:30 - 4:30pm
For ages 4-6
Learn how to make art from nature! We will be using branches, leaves, pine needles, and other supplies to make art! Be sure to wear clothes that you don’t mind getting artsy as the process will get messy. To register, please email libbyo@eastonpl.org

A Little Bit of Art (Main)
Friday, May 20 from 10:30 - 11:30am
For ages 4 - 6
Introduce your little one to the process of art! We’ll learn about different techniques and mediums. Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting artsy as the process will get messy. Space is limited - registration is required. To register, please email libbyo@eastonpl.org 

Programs for Older Children

Matriarchs and Mugs (Main)
Saturday, May 7 from 3:00 - 4:00pm
For Ages 5 and older, with an adult.
Come create a mug for your favorite matriarch! To register, please email ambert@eastonpl.org

Kids Chopped Club (Virtual)
For ages 5-12  (Saturday, May 21 at 11:00am on Zoom canceled)
Put your chef hat on and use the unique ingredients provided to come up with your own winning recipe! Kits can be picked up at the Main Library. This program is generously sponsored by Wegmans on Nazareth Road. Space is limited. To register, please email libbyo@eastonpl.org 

Video Game Night (Main)
Wednesday, May 25, 5:00 - 6:45.
Ages 8 and older
Feeling stressed? Take out your frustrations on your friends! Join us for an evening of gaming. We’ll be playing Wii classics like Smash Bros. and Mario Kart.
Email ambert@eastonpl.org to register.

Disney STEM Science Experiments (Virtual and Main)
For ages 8-12, with assistance of an adult or guardian
May 11 (Virtual) and May 12 (In person), 4:00 - 4:45pm
Conduct fun experiments with common household items and expand on your knowledge of the scientific world based on Disney movies! We will provide the kits with everything needed for the experiments – the kits for the Zoom program can be picked up upon registration at both Main and Palmer locations. This program is a hybrid format meaning you can attend in person at the Main Library or on Zoom Registration required. Limited to 20 children – please email libbyo@eastonpl.org

Engineering Club (Main)
Friday, May 6 from 3:45 - 4:45pm
For ages 9 and older
Join Miss Amber for an afternoon of engineering exploration. We’ll engage in a variety of activities that will change monthly. To register, please email ambert@eastonpl.org

ROY G BIV Art Club (Main)
Monday, May 2 and 16 from 5:30-6:30pm
For ages 9-13
Explore various techniques, mediums, styles, and artists when you join the Art Club! Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting artsy as the process can get messy. When you register, you are committing to all May sessions. Space is limited. To register, please email libbyo@eastonpl.org

Card Club (Main)
New time! Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00 – 6:45pm
Ages 10 and older at the Main Library
Join us for a variety of games played with cards, including Pokémon and Magic the Gathering! Although we have all the cards necessary, feel free to bring your own. The Card Club is led by a community educator. Contact libbyo@eastonpl.org with any questions.