Kids & Teens
Special Programs for Kids & Teens
September 1st - 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
Take the challenge to read 1,000 books with your child from birth to Kindergarten! To participate, visit the library's children's desk to pick up a reading packet and to get more information.
September11th at 10:30am & 11:15am - Signing Connection Storytime
A free Demo class where kids of all ages can enjoy learning sign language through an interactive storytime! For more information, visit http://www.thesigningconnection.com/
September12th at 2:00pm - Dinosaur George
Learn about dinosaurs and get an up-close look at dinosaur bones and fossils. Dinosaur George is a paleontologist, writer, and the co-creator, writer and host of Jurassic Fight Club. Suggested for ages 5+. Seating is limited. Registration begins 9/4 at www.wblibrary.eventbrite.com
Baby Bookworms Storytime
Interactive storytimes for babies and toddlers who aren't quite ready for a traditional storytime. We explore songs and stories, then have social play time.
Mondays at 10:30am: 0-18 months
Mondays at 11:15am: 12-24 months
SPARK Homeschooling Group: First Tuesday of each month at 10:30am
Engaging side-by-side learning activities for parents and children of ages 2-10 - if interested and needing more information please visit our group site at http://homeschool-life.com/tx/spark
*New Time* Storytime & Craft: Tuesdays at 6:30pm (only one session)
A storytime followed by a simple craft activity for families with kids of all ages. Seating is limited, tickets are available at the kids desk 30 minutes prior to program.
Martian Math: Wednesdays at 4:30pm
Arts & Crafts: Wednesdays at 6:00pm
Create one-of-a-kind artistic creations with Miss Dianne. Ages 8+ or with an adult. Seating is limited, tickets are available at the kids desk starting at 5:30pm. 9/2 Labor Day Flag, 9/9 Pizza Collage, 9/16 Mexican Independence Day, 9/23 Painting Fall Leaves, 9/30 Apple Spirals
Toddler & Preschool Storytimes
Traditional storytimes, intended for toddlers and preschoolers who can sit quietly and listen to 2-3 picture books.
Fridays at 10:30am: Toddlers 18-36 months
Fridays at 11:15am: Preschoolers 3-6 years
Saturday Storytime (all ages): Saturdays at 11:00am
A weekend storytime with Miss Linda for children of all ages to enjoy.
Read with Ella, the Bow Wow Reading Dog: Saturdays at 12:00pm
Kids can practice reading aloud to Ella, the library's reading therapy dog. Reading sessions are on a first-come basis.
Free, streaming digital books for Kids!
All Wells Branch Community Library users now have access to TumbleBooks - Free, streaming e-books for kids. No log in required, just click the image above or this link: http://www.tumblebooks.com/library/auto_login.asp?U=wellsbranchclib&P=libra
TumbleBooks is funded by a grant from IMLS and TSLAC.
Library programs are sponsored in part by the Friends of the Wells Branch Community Library.