Category Archives: Youth Services

Techsplorers: Bloxels

Techsplorers: Bloxels

 

Techsplorers: Bloxels

Thursdays at 4 PM

September 20
September 27
October 4
October 11

Build your own video game using Bloxels!

Bloxels is an innovative video game development platform that allows you to create your own video games. Bring your imaginative gaming world to life in a cool retro arcade style. At the end, we'll share and play with our fellow gamers. Ages 8-12.

Space is limited, so please register by September 17. You can register for this event by calling 765-653-2755 ext. 121, or by emailing kmullinnix@pcpl21.org.

 

STEAM Powered Wednesdays

STEAM Powered WednesdaysSTEAM Powered Wednesdays

September 19th 2:00 PM & 4:00 PM

Tinker, make, and create at the library on the third Wednesday of each month. Explore arts and crafts, simple circuits, chemistry and more! Each month will feature a different project but there will always be something to make, build, create, or discover!

Primarily for children 6-12 years old, but all are welcome! Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information contact Krista Mullinnix by phone (765-653-2755 ext. 121) or by email (kmullinnix@pcpl21.org).

 

Brick Club

Brick ClubBrick Club

Monday, September 10 at 4:00 PM

Build creations using LEGO bricks and have your masterpiece displayed in the library!

 

Homeschool Book Clubs

Homeschool Book Clubs

 

Homeschool Book Clubs

Sign up to participate in our Homeschool Book Clubs!

Each participant will receive a copy of the book to borrow and discuss for each meeting. At each meeting, kids will get a chance to discuss the books and participate in games and activities.

September's Book:

Kids Homeschool Book Club (ages 5-8); first Thursday of each month at 2 PM
September 6, 2018 - The Night Fairy by Laura Amy Schlitz

Tween Homeschool Book Club (ages 9-12); last Tuesday of each month at 10 AM
September 25, 2018 - Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien

You can sign up at the Youth Services' Reference Desk or by calling 765-653-2755 ext. 121, by emailing (kmullinnix@pcpl21.org), or by filling out the online Google Form.

Storytimes @ PCPL

Fall Storytimes

 

Storytimes @ PCPL

Baby & Me, Tuesdays, 11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (newborns - 24 months)

We'll share songs, action rhymes, a book, and some playtime that will allow you to bond with your baby, get to know other moms, and gain skills that help prepare baby for reading & writing later on.

Toddler Time, Thursdays, 10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. (12 mos. - 35 mos.)

Sing songs, hear stories and nursery rhymes, move around to music and action songs, and make a craft.

Pre-K Storytime, Thursdays, 11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. (3-5 years old)

Hear theme-based stories, move around and sing action songs, make a craft, and have a small snack.

There are no storytimes during the month of August! We resume on Tuesday, September 4 & Thursday, September 6.

Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board

 

Teen Advisory Board

Contribute. Get involved. Have fun.

Plan programs & events for teens! Recommend books, DVDs, and video games!

Apply here.

For more info, call 765-653-2755, ext. 121 or email mdejesus@PCPL21.org.