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Upcoming Kid Events at St. Joseph Public Library


Date: Monday, December 9
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: The Theater
Program Type: Movies
Ages: Children, All Ages

Description:

East Hills Library Family Movie Night:

This month’s movie is The Lion King (2019) [PG], running time of 1 hour 58 minutes.
Attendees are welcome to bring snacks and drinks with lids.

Hard of hearing? We have t-coil looping technology installed in the theater for hearing aids. Thank you to the Sertoma Club of St. Joseph for providing this state-of-the-art technology in the theater!

No need to register but call 236-2136 or visit the East Hills Library if you have any questions.

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Date: Tuesday, December 10
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: East Hills Library
Room: Storytime Room (East Hills)
Program Type: Early Literacy
Ages: Baby - Pre-K

Description:

Children aged 0-6 and their caregivers are invited to learn and play together in the East Hills Storytime Room with the early literacy toy collection. In addition, we will sing songs and fingerplays featuring rhythm instruments, ribbon wands, scarves and shakers.

Each family in attendance receives a free book to add to their home library. For more information, contact the East Hills Library at 236-2136.

This program is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State.

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This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Children 8 and under must always be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.


Date: Tuesday, December 10
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Washington Park Library
Room: Storytime Room (Washington Park)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Ages: Children

Description:

Have some holly-jolly holiday fun! We'll decorate and eat sugar cookies and create wonderful handmade crafts!

K-6th Grade

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Disclaimer(s):
This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Children 8 and under must always be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.


Date: Saturday, December 14
Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: East Hills Library
Room: Makerspace
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Ages: Children, Teens

Description:

Join Ms. Elizabeth on the second Saturday of the month for STEAM Saturday! Each month we will do a project or activity that emphasises one of the steam components: Science Technology Engineering Art Math.

For Grades K-8

This month's project is LED Ornaments! We'll build our own light-up ornaments with LED lights while also learning about circuits. Students age 8 and older should be able to do it independently while younger kids can still have fun with it with some help from adults.

Register to let us know to expect you, but feel free to drop in as well. Supplies may be limited. For more information call 236-2136.

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Date: Monday, December 16
Time: 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: Downtown Library
Room: Owen Meeting Room
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Early Literacy, STEAM
Ages: Baby - Pre-K

Description:

Join Meredith Schuh from Bright Beginnings Preschool as she leads us in another round of STEM activities just for young children.  This program is most appropriate for ages 2-6 years old with an accompanying adult.

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Disclaimer(s):
This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Children 8 and under must always be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

This program involves paint or other materials that can be messy. Please wear clothing that is okay to get stained.