Youth Services

Battle of the Books 2017

Battle of the Books - LogoRegistration for the 2017 Battle of the Books is under way. Local 5th graders can sign up as individuals or as teams of 3 to 5 students and on Saturday, March 11 at 10:00 AM, compete to answer questions in a quiz show format.

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This Week's Featured Programs

Mother Goose

Monday, January 23 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • 1 - 2 Years

Ones and twos develop social, emotional, and language skills through movement, stories, songs and rhymes.

Preschool Pals

Monday, January 23 from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • 3 - 6 Years

Preschoolers build vocabulary, language development, and listening comprehension with stories, rhymes, songs, movement and creative expression.

Mother Goose

Tuesday, January 24 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • 1 - 2 Years

Ones and twos develop social, emotional, and language skills through movement, stories, songs and rhymes.

Preschool Pals

Tuesday, January 24 from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • 3 - 6 Years

Preschoolers build vocabulary, language development, and listening comprehension with stories, rhymes, songs, movement and creative expression.

Game On!

Tuesday, January 24 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Location: Youth Department

  • K - 5

Drop into the Youth room for a fun evening of playing games! There will be a variety to choose from, including board games, card games, chess, checkers, and more.

Doggone Readers with Bear

Wednesday, January 25 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • K - 5

Please call the Youth Reference Desk at 248-693-3002 to register for this program. Practice your reading skills with the lovable Bear. Choose your favorite book to real aloud and receive a stamp for each time you read. Receive a free book of your choice after you have earned four stamps.

Mother Goose

Thursday, January 26 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • 1 - 2 Years

Ones and twos develop social, emotional, and language skills through movement, stories, songs and rhymes.

Preschool Pals

Thursday, January 26 from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • 3 - 6 Years

Preschoolers build vocabulary, language development, and listening comprehension with stories, rhymes, songs, movement and creative expression.

Babytime

Thursday, January 26 from 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • Infant to Walking with Caregiver

Introduce your baby to the wonder of language with music, songs, bells, stories and play!

Doggone Readers with Aizlyn

Thursday, January 26 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • K - 5

Please call the Youth Reference Desk at 248-693-3002 to register for this program. Practice your reading skills with the lovable Aizlyn. Choose your favorite book to real aloud and receive a stamp for each time you read. Receive a free book of your choice after you have earned four stamps.

Pick up STEAM - Snow Fun

Friday, January 27 from 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • 3 - 6 Years

Pick up STEAM is a preschool friendly science, math, and learning series. This session we will look at snow. There will be experiments, fun, crafts, and math all centered around this frosty friend, snow.

Chinese New Year Crafts

Saturday, January 28 from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Location: Youth Activity Room

  • 6 Years and Up

2017 is the Year of the Rooster. Celebrate Chinese New Year with rooster and dragon crafts, and learn your Chinese zodiac animal!