The After-School Program runs from September to mid-May and is offered every Tuesday from 3:45 to 5:15 pm.
The After-School Program offers an opportunity for students from 3rd grade through junior high school to gather in the library and enjoy visiting with each other in a relaxed environment. There are games, music, assistance with homework, craft projects, and holiday parties. Come hang out after school and be part of the fun!
The Children’s Christmas Tree Lighting event is held annually in December and features holiday music by an area musician or band, hot chocolate, cookies, and more. The lighting of the children’s Christmas tree is always accompanied by a visit from Santa Claus to hear all the children’s wishes.
The Five and Under Club is held from September through May and meets each Wednesday from 10 am to 11 am.
The Five and Under Club provides stories, crafts, games, and music for the Pre-Schooler. No pre-registration is required and parents are encouraged to attend.
Mr. Kippy’s Storytime is offered twice a week. Weaving his magic with stories, music, drama, theatrics, and interactive play the energetic Mr. Kippy shares stories with our young patrons. A program for elementary students if offered every Thursday from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm A program for pre-schoolers is offered every Friday from 8:30 am to 9:30 am Both programs are free to anyone in the community, no registration is required, and parents are welcome to attend.
About Mr. Kippy
Mr. Kippy is a man known throughout the Coastal Bend for his reading of stories to youngsters at local libraries. Because the current health crisis has him at home, we have a link to many of Mr. Kippy’s stories on video for you to enjoy!
The summer reading program theme this year is, “Oceans of Possibilities”, and will begin June 6th, 2022. We encourage kids to continue reading throughout the summer and having fun. Prizes and other incentives are provided for all participants.
Story Time & Craft Time
John O'Bryant Magic Show: https://youtu.be/_FhTyeoydEY
Captain Margaret Clauder's Oceans of Fun Puppet Show