Friday, May 16 @ 10:30 am
It's never too early to learn how to budget. In honor of Wi$e Money Week, we'll read stories about saving and spending. We'll also play Match It! Bingo, a game which familiarizes kids with currency and counting.
Saturday, May 17 @ 1 pm
In celebration of Children's Book Week, kids are invited to join us for Bingo, Wii Bowling, and snacks. We have books to give away, and no one will go home empty-handed.
Tuesday, April 22 @ 6pm
In honor of Earth Day, children, teens, and families are invited to view a film about an adorable baby chimp named Oscar and his entertaining approach to life in a remarkable story of family bonds and individual triumph. This film is rated G. Light refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Southeast Branch Library.
Tuesday, April 15 @ 6:30pm
Wear your PJs to this special session of our regular Wednesday storytime where we do storytime backwards. Arts and crafts come first and then we will wind down with some favorite stories. This is a family program that is suitable for all young children.
How much do you love your library? This much? THIS MUCH? In honor of National Library Week we will be reading stories about libraries and books.
Saturday, April 12 @ 11am
Elementary students and beginning readers are invited to join our volunteer therapy dogs for a barking good time. Read your favorite stories to these clever canines and become a member of the Read to Rover Frequent Reader Club. Don't miss this great experience.
Drop Everything and Read (D.E.A.R.) with Maddie, Clifford, and Cookie today! We will read an excerpt from Beverly Cleary's Ribsy and have some fun giveaways.
Saturday, April 26 @ 11am
Who let the dogs out? Elementary students and beginning readers are invited to join our volunteer therapy dogs for a barking good time. Read your favorite stories to these clever canines and become a member of the Read to Rover Frequent Reader Club. Don't miss this great experience.
Come visit with Maddie, Clifford, and Cookie. Read them one of your favorite books or one of the many doggie tales we have at the library.
Saturday, March 29 @ 1pm
The Rompus Roosters 4-H Club presents Ducks and Chickens Live! Join us for a reading of Cinders: A Chicken Cinderella by Jan Brett and learn from the 4-H kids about how to raise chickens and ducks. You might even get to touch a cute litte chick.
Baby Time: Tuesdays @ 9:15am
Spanish Story Time: Fridays @ 9:15am
Join us at Island Mama Java for our very special baby and Spanish storytimes. Ms. Nicole will be there weekly with books, songs, rhymes, and fun activities for babies and their caretakers.
Saturday, April 26 @ 1 pm
Kids, spend your Saturday afternoon being a paleontologist by digging for real fossils collected from the Peace River in Southwestern Florida. See if you can guess the type of animal the fossils came from. Also, watch a prehistoric creature-feature while decorating your own dinosaur cookies.