Thursday, May 24, 2018
Library Kids is Madison Public Library's email newsletter featuring news, events, and recommended books for kids PreK through grade 6.
May 24, 2018 Issue
In this issue:
Read Like a Badger: Libraries Rock!
Starting June 1, visit one of the nine Madison libraries or register online to join our Summer Reading Club.
All ages welcome from birth through 8th grade. Join us on a brain-building reading adventure this summer and earn a free book of your choice and an invitation to our Rock the Library Sessions, a special Bubbler Jr. making experience just for summer readers.
Summer Reading Club runs through August 31.
Check out our Kidspages or keep an eye on our calendar for up-to-date information about kids’ events.
Comenzaremos el Club de Lectura de Verano, y tendremos actividades y refrigerios para celebrar el famoso "Xolo" - ¡el perro mexicano sin pelo! ¡También habrá una oportunidadde leer con perros de verdad! Arte del perro presentado por las escuelas de Falk y Sandburg clases Bilingüe de 4K. Actividades orientadas especialmente para preescolar - 2 ° grado.
Sábado, 26 de Mayo | 10:30-12:00pm | Biblioteca Meadowridge
Sábado, 2 de Junio | 10:30-12:00pm | Biblioteca Hawthorne
We'll kick off the Summer Reading Club - and have activities and refreshments to celebrate the famed “Olo” - the Mexican Hairless Dog! There will also be a chance to read with real dogs! Featured dog art by Falk and Sandburg Bilingual 4K classrooms. Activities geared especially for Preschool - 2nd Grade.
Saturday, May 26 | 10:30-12:00pm | Meadowridge Library
Saturday, June 2 | 10:30-12:00pm | Hawthorne Library
Library Closed on May 28
All Madison Public Library locations will be closed May 28in observance of Memorial Day. While we're closed, you may drop items off in our book drops or use LINKcat to place holds, check your library card, or renew items.
This is a great time to explore the library's digital resources, including databases and downloadable audiobooks and eBooks, accessible with your library card 24/7. You can also enjoy some local music from the Yahara Music Library.
And please note, Sunday hours at Central, Pinney, and Sequoya Libraries ended on May 20. Sunday hours will resume on September 9.
Find a complete event listing in our Summer Kidspages or find Chess Clubs, Knitting Clubs, LEGO Clubs, Minecraft Clubs or Storytimes for ages 0-5
Open Studio with Bubbler Artist-in-Residence, Hannah O'Hare Bennett
Various Dates/Times in June - Central Library
Saturday, May 26, 10:30am-12:00pm - Meadowridge Library
Cooking with Kids Chef Kilfoy
Saturday, May 26, 3:00-4:15pm - Meadowridge Library
Libraries Are for Everyone Drop-In Screenprinting
Saturday, June 2, 10:00-11:30am - Monroe Street Library
Wisconsin Film Festival Pop Up: Crestwood Elementary Stop Motion Animation Films
Thursday, June 7, 5:30-7:30pm - Alicia Ashman Library
Magic of Rhythm with Tim Glander
Friday, June 8, 11:00am-12:00pm - Central Library
South Firehouse Storytime at Firehouse #6
Saturday, June 9, 10:00-11:00am - Firehouse #6 [825 W. Badger Road]
Drag Queen Storytime
Saturday, June 9, 10:00-11:00am - Sequoya Library
Saturday, June 16, 10:00-11:00am - Pinney Library
Saturday, June 23, 10:30am-12:00pm - Central Library
Show Your Pride! Music & Crafts for Everyone
Saturday, June 9, 10:30am-12:00pm - Hawthorne Library
Saturday, June 9, 1:00-2:00pm - Lakeview Library
Creative Recycled Cosplay
Saturday, June 9, 1:00-2:00pm - Sequoya Library
NeedleReads: Cage Comforters for SPCA
Saturday, June 9, 3:00-4:15pm - Alicia Ashman Library
Monday, June 11, 11:00am-12:00pm - Goodman South Madison Library
Thursday, June 14, 6:00-9:00pm - Central Library
Habitat LEGO Build
Tuesday, June 19, 10:30am-12:00pm - Hawthorne Library
Saturday, June 23, 10:00am-12:00pm - Lakeview Library
North Firehouse Storytime at Packers Townhouses
Saturday, June 23, 11:00am-12:00pm - Packers Townhouses [1927 Northport Dr.]
A Storytelling Sing-Song-Along with Tracy Chipman
Monday, June 25, 10:30-11:15am - Meadowridge Library