Children's Programs

Summer of Wonder - Summer Reading 2015
Introducing Launchpads: Rugged tablets pre-loaded with high-quality, ad-free learning apps
Game On! Check out great videogames @ FCPL
On the go this summer? Take the Library with you! ebooks&Audiobooks, eBooks for kids, Magazines, Movies and Music
Every Hero Needs a Sidekick - FCPL Sidekick Programs

Upcoming Events for Children's Programs

STEM Lab: Preschool Drop-In Play

Date: 
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
When you've finished Preschool Storytime, drop by the Small Conference Room on the 2nd floor for Preschool Drop-In Play in the STEM Lab. Little ones can explore STEM-related gadgets and activities designed to be age appropriate and exciting!

MinecraftEDU Meetup

Date: 
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm
Explore the world of MinecraftEDU during our bi-weekly Minecraft program! The library will provide several laptops for participants to use. If you wish, you can also bring your own device that you already play Minecraft on. Ages 6-12. *No session on September 16 and November 11.*

STEM Lab: Open Hour Drop-In Play

Date: 
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Stop by the Urbana Library Small Conference Room from 4-5pm on most Wednesdays to create and explore in the STEM Lab. Those younger than 8 must be accompanied by an adult. *Ages preschool-18* Each month, we will highlight materials and instruments around a theme. September - Structures October - Electricity November - Technology

Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 10:05am to 10:35am
Early literacy begins with you! Help your preschooler develop the five early literacy practices that every child needs to succeed. Nurture a love of reading through books, music, activities, and Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) elements.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school-as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Early literacy begins with you! Help your preschooler develop the five early literacy practices that every child needs to succeed. Nurture a love of reading through books, music, activities, and Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) elements.

Preschool Storytime - Fall Festival

Date: 
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Early literacy begins with you! Help your preschooler develop the five early literacy practices that every child needs to succeed. Nurture a love of reading through books, music, activities, and Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) elements.

Babies With Books: Birth to Twenty-Four Months

Date: 
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 2:30pm to 3:00pm
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families an help your baby develop listening and language skills. Tickets will be available on the day of the program for the first 15 parent/child pairs. This program is limited, so come early for your ticket.

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