Youth Programs

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JANUARY YOUTH PROGRAMS

Minecraft Mania

Mondays – January 5, 12, 19, & 26 from 4:00 to 5:30 pm in the Youth Services Area
Kids age 8 to 12 years are encouraged to test their Minecraft skills on the Youth Services computers and with console games.  No registration.

Science Sleuths

Friday, January 9th at 10:30 am in the Story Room
Science Sleuths is a thirty-minute hands-on science program designed for kids ages 3 – 6. Small sleuths, accompanied by their parents, will explore the sense of touch. Listen to a story, make a craft and enjoy other activities. Please register each month by calling 331-4490.

Debbie Doo Wop & Dynamite Dan

Saturday, January 17th at 10:30 am in Meeting Room A/B
Parents and toddlers are encouraged to put on their boogie shoes and join in the fun with Debbie Doo Wop and Dynamite Dan. This interactive music program is fun for ages two and up. Registration is not required.

Reading Pals

Thursday, January 22nd from 7:00 – 8:00 pm in the Story Room
Kids age 6 and up can come to the library and read to a therapy dog! Reading Pals encourages children to read, by providing a non-judgmental listener in the form of a furry friend. No registration.

Interactive Movie

Saturday, January 24th at 10:00 am in Meeting Room A/B
Kids Families can sing, dance and interact with a movie about two sisters and a snowman. We’ll have props, free popcorn and lots of fun! Registration is not required.

Magic Tree House Book Club

Monday, January 26th at 7:00 pm in Meeting Room B
Kids age 6 to 9 years old who love the Magic Tree House books by Mary Pope Osborne will love the activities and craft based on the Tonight on the Titanic book. Register each month by calling 331-4490.

LEGO Club

Friday, January 30th from 4:00 to 5:00 pm in the Story Room
Kids age 5 and up are invited to join other LEGO enthusiasts and create unique LEGO designs. LEGOs and fun provided. No registration.

JANUARY TEEN PROGRAMS

Teen Knitting Classes

Tuesday, January 13th & Tuesday, February 17th from 5:30 to 7:00 pm
This will be a two part class with one class in January and one in February. Class size will be kept small so teens have a chance to work one-on-one with instructors. Knitting needles and yarn will be provided. Please call 331-4490 or email trohe@urbandale.org to register.

Teen Book Club

Wednesday, January 14th at 6:30 pm in the Conference Room
Teens ages 13 and up are invited to join the teen book club. Book club meets once a month and participants receive a free copy of the book. This month’s book discussion title is The Midnight Dress by Karen Foxlee. Please call 331-4490 or email trohe@urbandale.org to register.