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Weekly Storytimes for a Variety of Ages*

Toddler Reading



Storytime Information

Monday 10:30 a.m.
Babytime, 0-23 months
Tuesday 10:30 a.m.
Preschool, 3-5 years
Wednesday 10:30 a.m.
Toddler Time, 2 & 3 years
3:00 p.m.
Early Elementary, K-3rd grade***
Friday 10:30 a.m.
Toddler Time, 2 & 3 years
Saturday 10:30 a.m.
Preschool, 3-5 years

 *Ages listed are for intended audience. Children of other ages may attend with appropriate supervision.

*Storytime sessions:

January through April (winter/spring)

June-July (summer)

September through mid-December (fall)

No storytimes are held during the months of May, August, and the two weeks of late December so that we can plan for the next storytime session. 


Family Movie Night

Family Movie

Thursday, Dec. 17: Frozen Sing-along edition with special guests Anna and Elsa.  

5:00-5:45--Come and make a snowflake craft.

5:00-6:00--Have your picture taken with Anna, Elsa, and our Olaf standee.  Then sing along with the movie beginning at 6 p.m.

***Thursday, Dec. 17, will be our last monthly family movie, due to a change in our library hours.  We will, however, have occasional movie screening events at various times.  Check our web page, the monthly library newsletter, and Currents for these special events.


Book Discussion Groups

Book Club Books Only

Youth Department staff lead two monthly book discussion groups, one for grades 3/4 and another for grades 5/6, during the school year (October-May).  Interested in joining? Sign up for the first month's book clubs begins in mid-September.

Click here for a schedule and to find out what we're reading this month.


1st-Friday Puppet Shows!

Blue Luppet

Please join us on the first Friday of each month from October through April at 4:30 p.m. in the Youth Department for puppet shows.

2015-16 Puppet Show Dates Are:

             October 2            November 6         December 4

                January 8          February 5          March 4           

                                           April 1

 CFPL puppet shows provide 100% of your recommended monthly puppet intake. 



Meeting space is available in the Youth Department. Call 859-3282 to reserve a time.