LIBRARY PROGRAMS FOR KIDS


Girls Who Code

February 28 – Sign up any time until Feb 28

Girls Who Code is a program that aims to support and increase the number of women in computer science by equipping young women with the necessary computing skills to pursue 21st century opportunities.

In a nutshell, we are starting a coding club at the Base Library to get girls interested in coding and basic computer science!

Cost: Free

Ages: 6th-12 grade (or ages 11-18)

 


Children’s Room

The Children’s Room has materials in multiple formats and in different collections to meet the special needs of your child.

  • Easy-Board Book collection is for children 0 to 2, are thick, strong pages, with bright colors and few words.
  • Easy Books collection is for children 1 to 6+ years old, are usually oversized with simple stories.
  • Chapter Books collection for the beginner readers in 4 levels, for kids in Kindergarten to 2nd grade.
  • Holidays Collection covers holidays from Christmas to Valentine’s Day.
  • Parenting Collection has books the parent can read to the child that cover the tough topics from potty training, a new baby, moving, manners, feelings, dyslexia and much more. This collection includes the Just for the Military Child books.
  • Juvenile Fiction and Non-fiction books for kids in grades 1 to 7 and a little older.

 


Babies & Toddlers Storytime

Thursdays, January 23, 30, February 6, 13, 20 and 27  |  10:30 am

For toddlers, ages 2 and under.

We read some stories, sing some songs, play with toys and have a load of fun crawling around on the rug, without your little ones knowing they are learning about the world around them. 

 

 

 

 


 

Kids’ Reading Club – “Read Between the Covers”

Through May 31, 2020

Ages: Kindergarten—12th Grade

Kids read whatever they like, in any format: print, online, e-books, audio, etc.  Then they log onto Beanstack and give a short review of 5 books to earn an e-patch/prize.  Use https://malmstrom.beanstack.org to register, track time, activities and books reviews. 

There will also be Reading Logs available:  Kids can pick up a Reading Log, complete 5 books and then turn in the log at the Library for a prize. 

 

 

 


Storytime

Tuesdays  |  10:30 to 11:30 am

For children, ages 2 to 6; includes crafts, projects and stories for everyone.

January 28 | Chinese New Year—Year of the Mouse

February 4 | Groundhog Day

February 11 | Valentine Day

February 18 | MAFB Dental Clinic Visits the Library

February 25 | Dr. Seuss Day!  READ ACROSS AMERICA

 

 


Dial-A-Story 731-4640

24/7 Kids can call 731-4640 and listen to a short story. A new story starts every Thursday morning.

January 30 | Chinese New Year (story recorded by AGHM Library staff)

February 6 | My Own Self

February 13 | George Washington and the Cherry Tree

February 20 | The Pancake

February 27 | Rapunzel