The Elsenpeter Marionettes present Tom Sawyer

A marionette is a puppet that is moved by pulling wires or strings.  It is a small-scale, usually wooden, figure with jointed limbs.  Marionettes are operated with the puppeteer hidden or revealed to an audience by using a vertical or horizontal control bar in different forms of theatres or entertainment venues. They have also been used in films and… Continue Reading The Elsenpeter Marionettes present Tom Sawyer

Summer Reading Program starts soon!

Join us this summer as we explore construction, art and science, while practicing cooperation in our effort to BUILD A BETTER WORLD. Kids will have an opportunity to challenge themselves during our programs as well as setting reading goals to earn prizes, coupons, and awards! The Summer Reading Program begins June 5th with special programs for… Continue Reading Summer Reading Program starts soon!

Children’s Community Garden

Gardening is fun and it’s all the more so if you involve kids!  According to Susan Patterson, 9 Reasons Every Child Should Help Grow a Garden, there are many benefits to gardening with children not the least of which is to get them to eat more vegetables.  It seems that the more we verbally emphasize the… Continue Reading Children’s Community Garden

Spring Programs Coming Up for Children

ART in April A program for 4th and 5th graders. April 6, 13, 20, and 27th, 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. Learn about famous artists and create some art using their techniques.  Sign up in the library or call to make a reservation.       Moms and Muffins Saturday May 6th, 10:30 a.m. Enjoy a… Continue Reading Spring Programs Coming Up for Children