Programs for Kids
Special Programs for Kids:
- Winter Reading Program - Nov. 14th - Jan. 14th - Track your reading throughout the winter to earn prizes! Register at http://wblibrary.readsquared.com
- 12/4 at 1:30-3:00pm & 3:00-4:30pm Ornament Making - Make creative homemade ornaments you’ll want to hang up year after year. Tickets available at the kids desk starting on 11/23 for the 1:30pm or the 3:00pm session. Each person who will make an ornament will need a ticket.
- 12/16 at 6:00pm & 7:00pm Polar Express Pajamarama - Join us for hot cocoa, crafts, a visit from Santa and a special bedtime reading of The Polar Express! No registration. Free.
- 12/19 at 10:30 & 11:15am, and 10/20 at 6:30pm Storytimes with Mrs. Claus - Join us for a fun holiday sign language storytime with Mrs. Claus. Bring your cameras! All ages. No registration.
Baby Bookworms - Mondays at 10:30am (0-18mos), Mondays at 11:15am (12-24mos)
Toddler Storytime (18-36mos) - Fridays at 10:30am
Preschool Storytime (3-5 years) - Fridays at 11:15am
Storytime & Craft (all ages) Tuesdays at 6:30pm & Saturdays at 11:00am
*NEW* Sign Language Storytime (all ages) 1st & 3rd Thursdays at 11:00am
*NEW* Bilingual Storytime (all ages) 2nd & 4th Thursdays at 11am
Wiggle Worms - Wed. at 10:30am
Free play with toys for ages 1-4.
LEGO Lab - Mondays 4-5pm
Free play with LEGOs and LEGO We-Do Robotics. 4th Mondays are T² Mindstorms Robotics. Free, no registration. Ages 5-12.
Coding Workshops for Kids - Tuesdays 12/6 from 5:30-7:00pm
Ages 8-12 are invited to learn the basics of coding through Scratch. Instructed by Fun 2 Learn Code. Free. No registration. Please bring your own laptop if you can. Some laptops will be provided.
Trading Card Club - 2nd Tuesdays at 6:00pm
Ages 7+ are invited to play Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh, Magic: The Gathering and more! Some card decks and instruction will be provided.
Arts & Crafts - Wednesdays at 6:00pm
Creative and unique art projects. Tickets available at 5:30pm. Ages 8+ or with an adult.
Upcoming crafts: Nov 30 Beaded stars, Dec 7 Painted nutcrackers, Dec 14 Yarn stars and ojos de dios, Dec 21 Painted cookies
*NEW* Reading & Math Tutoring - 2 Saturdays a month from 1-3pm.
Grades 3-5. Email email@example.com to register.
Reading Tutoring - 12/3
Martian Math - Wednesdays from 4:30-5:30pm
Math enrichment for grades 3-6. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Bow Wow Reading Dog - 1st & 2nd Saturdays at 12pm
Have a one-on-one reading session with reading therapy dog, Ella!
Free, streaming digital books for Kids!
All Wells Branch Community Library cardholders now have access to TumbleBooks - Free, streaming e-books for kids.
To use, log in to your account on the library catalog
, and click the Tumblebooks icon under "Electronic Resources".
This project is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
Library programs are sponsored in part by the Friends of the Wells Branch Community Library.