Library Kids - February 9, 2015

Library Kids

Monday, February 9, 2015
Library Kids is Madison Public Library's email newsletter featuring events, news, and recommended books for kids PreK-grade 6.
February 9, 2015 Issue
In this issue:
Upcoming Events
Find Chess at the Library information here.
Find Knitting at the Library information here.
Find Storytimes for Ages 0 - 5 here.
CRAFTernoon
Tuesday, February 10, 4:00 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info]
Library LEGO Club
Tuesday, February 10, 4:00 pm - Meadowridge Library  [more info]
Storytime and Art Demo
Tuesday, February 11, 10:30 am - Hawthorne Library  [more info]
Toddler Art Class
Wednesday, February 11, 10:00 am - Sequoya Library  [more info]
Toddler Art Class
Wednesday, February 11, 10:45 am - Sequoya Library  [more info]
Young Rembrandts
Wednesday, February 11, 4:30 pm - Sequoya Library  [more info/register]
Toddlers in Motion
Thursday, February 12, 9:30 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]
Toddlers in Motion
Thursday, February 12, 10:35 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]
Pokemon Club
Thursday, February 12, 4:00 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info]
I {Heart} Art
Thursday, February 12, 4:00 pm - Alicia Ashman Library  [more info]
I {Heart} Art
Friday, February 13, 4:00 pm - Central Library  [more info]
Family Fun Night: Valentine's Family & Friends
Friday, February 13, 6:30 pm - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]
Donuts with Dad
Saturday, February 14, 10:00 am - Alicia Ashman Library  [more info]
A Valentine to the Earth
Saturday, February 14, 10:30 am - Lakeview Library  [more info]
I {Heart} Art
Saturday, February 14, 10:30 am - Hawthorne Library  [more info]
I {Heart} Art
Saturday, February 14, 1:00 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info]
I {Heart} Art
Saturday, February 14, 2:00 pm - Monroe Street Library  [more info]
Read to a Dog at the Library
Saturday, February 14, 2:00 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info]
Library LEGO Club
Saturday, February 14, 2:00 pm - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]
Pokemon Club
Saturday, February 14, 3:00 pm - Central Library  [more info]
Little Learners
Monday, February 16, 9:15 am - Central Library  [more info]
Hora de Cuentos Preescolar: Story Time in Spanish
Monday, February 16, 10:30 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]
Little Learners
Monday, February 16, 10:45 am - Central Library  [more info]
Toddler Art Class
Monday, February 16, 10:45 am - Sequoya Library  [more info]
CRAFTernoon
Monday, February 16, 2:30 pm - Sequoya Library  [more info/register]
Library LEGO Club
Monday, February 16, 4:00 pm - Hawthorne Library  [more info]
Introduction to Woodcarving
Monday, February 16, 5:30 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info/register]
Library LEGO Club
Tuesday, February 17, 4:00 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info]
CRAFTernoon
Tuesday, February 17, 4:00 pm - Meadowridge Library  [more info]
Toddler Art Class
Wednesday, February 18, 10:00 am - Sequoya Library  [more info]
Toddler Art Class
Wednesday, February 18, 10:45 am - Sequoya Library  [more info]
Toddlers in Motion
Thursday, February 19, 9:30 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]
Toddlers in Motion
Thursday, February 19, 10:35 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]
Library LEGO Club
Thursday, February 19, 3:00 pm - Monroe Street Library  [more info]
Pokemon Club
Thursday, February 19, 4:00 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info]
The Supper Club
Thursday, February 19, 6:00 pm - Alicia Ashman Library  [more info]
Library Laboratory
Friday, February 20, 6:00 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info]
Family Fun Night Feature Film: Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey
Friday, February 20, 6:30 pm - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]
Wooden Art Cars with Justin Bitner
Saturday, February 21, 10:30 am - Monroe Street Library  [more info/register]
Instrument Petting Zoo
Saturday, February 21, 2:00 pm - Pinney Library  [more info]
Science Sunday
Sunday, February 22, 1:00 pm - Central Library  [more info]
Little Learners
Monday, February 23, 9:15 am - Central Library  [more info]
All About Birds
Monday, February 23, 10:30 am - Meadowridge Library  [more info]
Hora de Cuentos Preescolar: Story Time in Spanish
Monday, February 23, 10:30 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]
Little Learners
Monday, February 23, 10:45 am - Central Library  [more info]
Toddler Art Class
Monday, February 23, 10:45 am - Sequoya Library  [more info]
 
Featured Events
Love + Imagination =
I {Heart} Art
 Construction paper, stamps, stickers, glitter and more, all waiting for your creative mind to put them together as original and unique Valentine creations. Ages 5 & up. Children under 7 must have an adult helper.
Thursday, February 12, 4:00 pm - Alicia Ashman Library  [more info]
Friday, February 13, 3:00 pm - Central Library  [more info]
Saturday, February 14, 10:30 am - Hawthorne Library  [more info]
Saturday, February 14, 1:00 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info]
Saturday, February 14, 2:00 pm - Monroe Street Library  [more info]
A Valentine to the Earth
Join Clare Norelle for stories and songs about loving the earth.
Saturday, February 14, 10:30 am - Lakeview Library [more info]
Science Sunday
Do you love Sid the Science Kid? Are you going to see him live at the Overture Center for the Arts? Either way, you can be a science kid yourself at the library with fun, hands-on activities for the whole family!
Sunday, February 22, 1:00pm - 4:00pm - Central Library  [more info]
New Books

An imaginary friend waits a long time to be imagined by a child and given a special name, and finally does the unimaginable--he sets out on a quest to find his perfect match in the real world. Winner of the 2015 Caldecott Medal. For ages 4 - 8. Find this in the New Picture Book section.
The Iron Trial
Holly Black
Warned away from magic all of his life, Callum endeavors to fail the trials that would admit him to the Magisterium only to be drawn into its ranks against his will and forced to confront dark elements from his past. For ages 10 - 13. Find this in the Children's New Fiction section.
 
Monkey, having spied a banana tree across the water, will stop at nothing to get a snack. For ages 3-8. Find this in the New Picture Books section.
 
 
Describes how Vasya Kandinsky's creative life was profoundly shaped by a neurological condition called synesthesia which caused him to experienced colors as sounds and sounds as colors. For ages 5 - 9. Find this in the Children's New Non-Fiction section.
 
Smick
Doreen Cronin
Can friendship bloom between a dog and a chick? Recommended for ages 2-5. Find this in the New Picture Books section.
 
 
The Swap
Megan Shull
When seventh-grader Ellie, who is having best-friend problems, and eighth-grader Jack, who is under tremendous pressure from his father, switch bodies and lives, they learn a great deal about themselves and the opposite sex. For ages 9 - 13. Find this in the Children New Fiction section.