The KPLD Youth Department will offer Make & Take Crafts during the Holiday break. We want you to visit our Youth Room at your convenience so stop in any time between 10am and 6pm on any (or all) of the following days:Weds December 26, 2012 Thurs December 27, 2012 Friday December 28, 2012 Weds January 2, 2013 Thurs January 3, 2013 Friday January 4, 2013 (Limit one craft per day per child – child must be present to participate)
Homeschooling families with students in Preschool through High School are welcome to join us monthly for an hour of educational activities including art, science, history and more! It’s also a time to share resources and ideas with one another as well as receive assistance from Youth Librarians in locating books you’re looking for!
During the 2012-2013 school year, we will meet on 1st Fridays @ 1:30pm from September through April. This years dates include:
- September 7, 2012
- October 5, 2012
- November 2, 2012
- December 7, 2012
- January 4, 2013
- February 1, 2013
- March 1, 2013
- April 5, 2013
We hope to see you this year! New families are always welcome!
The Kewanee Public Library District Youth Services Department would like to extend a HUGE thank you to our “Reading is So Delicious” Summer Reading Program 2012 Sponsors! You helped make our summer great!
*Harry Anderson Memorial Trust Fund
*R.A. Oldeen, Inc.
The 2012 Summer Reading Program officially begins on Tuesday May 29th and runs through July 7th. Between these dates, youth can receive prizes they earn by reading for fun!
*Registration begins May 14th and continues through the beginning of the program. PS – 8th Grade students register in the 2nd Floor Youth Services Dept. (Summer Reading is also available for students entering 9th Grade in the fall and up as well as for Adults. Register for Young Adult and Adult Programs at the Main Floor Circulation Desk).
*At registration, students will receive a book bag with a calendar of summer events, a log sheet to measure reading progress, and a special surprise!
Highlights of this summer’s program include:
*Rob Erdmann – Magician, Puppeteer, & Storyteller on Monday June 11 @ 11:00am
*Jim Nesci’s Cold Blooded Creatures – See and Learn about wonderful cold blooded critters! Thursday June 21st @ 3:00pm
*Magician Richard Landry and his rabbit Snowball will visit on Monday June 25th @ 11:00am
*Crafts, story times, contests and the chance to win grand prizes will also be available during the SRP!
*Students served by the Kewanee Public Library District can participate in the SRP free of charge!
GEOFF AKINS presents
THE BUBBLE WONDERS SHOW
WEDNESDAY APRIL 4, 2012 @ 10 AM
Also April 2nd – 7th the Youth Services Dept will offer Make and Take Crafts each day during library hours while supplies last!
Make your valentine
a Candy Button Phone Card!
Tuesday February 7th @ 6:00pm
Kewanee Public Library Dist.
Celebrate your freedom to read! Check out our Banned Books Display located in the Youth Dept during the week of September 24th – October 1, 2001. To read more about Banned Books Week go to: