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Children's Library Programs - LSC-Tomball Community Library

Lone Star College-Tomball Community Library

Children's Newsletter

 

Summer fun at the library is about to blast off! This year, our Summer Reading Program theme is A Universe of Stories, and we have a whole summer full of programs to inspire you. Join us for magical balloons and magical bubbles, Space Camp, dancing, STEM, animals, music, art history, LEGO, storytelling and so much more! Best of all, everything is free and the library is air conditioned!

 

Are you participating in the READING part of the library's Summer Reading Program? Follow these easy steps to join the fun:

 

1) Register for Summer Reading here starting June 3. There's a program for babies, kids, teens & adults so the whole family can participate!

2) Read books this summer, write reviews & complete activities.

3) Earn points by logging your books, reviews & activities.

4) For every 100 points, come to the library to claim your prize!

5) Most importantly - HAVE FUN!


 

 

March 2021

Children’s/family programs: Virtual

 

 

Crafternoon

Monday, March 1 @ 1 pm

Join one of your favorite Children's librarians on the LSC-Tomball Community Library's Facebook page and get step by step instructions for fun crafts to do using supplies you probably have in your home!

 

Baby Time

Tuesday, March 2 & 30 @ 10 am

Join one of your favorite Children’s Librarians for Baby Time on the LSC-Tomball Community Library's Facebook page! This modified version of our in-person Baby Bookworms and Read & Play programs includes familiar songs, movements and a story geared specifically towards babies!

 

Read Across America Day

Tuesday, March 2 @ 1 pm

Celebrate Read Across America Day on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page. Join us for a special Dr. Seuss-themed early literacy program and enjoy songs, fingerplays and a story!

 

Read and Relax

Wednesday, March 3, 17 & 31 @ 10 am

Join one of your favorite Children’s Librarians for Read & Relax on the LSC-Tomball Community Library's Facebook page! In this relaxing read-along, you will hear two nature-themed picture books while calming nature sounds play in the background!

 

Alphabet Express

Thursday, March 4 & 18 @ 10 am

All Aboard the ALPHABET EXPRESS! Join one of your favorite Children’s Librarians on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page and journey through the alphabet at this Early Literacy Program! Each session focuses on 1 letter of the alphabet and includes songs, fingerplays, activities and printable resources.

 

STEM Online

Friday, March 5 @ 1 pm

Explore simple STEM topics on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page!  Learn about simple STEM topics and get step by step instructions on how to complete easy experiments using supplies you probably have at home!

 

Tech Quest

Monday, March 8 @ 1 pm

Explore. Discover. Innovate. Join Ms. Cathy on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page as she explores a new corner of the Tomball Innovation Lab and accepts an Innovation Quest from Mr. Loyd! This program is geared for kids 6-12, but kids young and old can enjoy!

 

Toddler Time

 Tuesdays, March 9 & 16 @ 10 am

Join one of your favorite Children's librarians for Toddler Time on the LSC-Tomball Community Library's Facebook page! This modified version of our in-person Toddler Times includes familiar songs and finger plays, and a new story each week!

 

Kids Resources

 Tuesdays, March 10 & 24 @ 10 am

Travel through the Children's Library with these short, informative videos on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page. You can learn about the HCPL online databases for kids, the Dewey Decimal System, our Nonfiction collection, and much more!

 

Story Time

Thursdays, March 11 & 25 @ 10 am

Join one of your favorite Children's librarians for story time on the LSC-Tomball Community Library's Facebook page! This modified version of our in-person Preschool Story Time includes an engaging learning segment and a new story each week!

 

Art Flow

Friday, March 12 @ 1:00 pm

Learn how to develop your artistic skills on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page! In this monthly video series, kids will learn tips and tricks for developing their artistic skills. Make sure to have your favorite art supplies handy so that you can practice!

 

Kid Lit

Monday, March 15 @ 1 pm

Join one of your favorite Children’s Librarians for Kid Lit on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page! In this program, readers will learn about great chapter books and graphic novels available to check out from the library

 

Kids in the Kitchen

Friday, March 19 @ 1 pm

Explore kid-friendly recipes on the LSC-Tomball Community Library's Facebook page! Learn how to make a simple recipe at home in this kid-friendly cooking video series!

 

Grow with Us: Gardening for Kids

Mondays, March 22 @ 1 pm

Join your favorite Children's librarians on the LSC-Tomball Community Library's Facebook page and learn about gardening for kids!

 

Sensory Story Time

Tuesday, March 23 @ 10 am

Join your favorite Children's librarians on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page to explore the five senses in Sensory Story Time! This modified version of our in-person Toddler Times and Sensory Story Time includes songs, a story, and instructions for an at-home sensory activity.

 

Art Historian

Friday, March 26 @ 1 pm

Join one of your favorite Children’s Librarians in this kid-friendly introduction to art history on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page! Kids will get a short intro to an art history topic and steps to create an art project that goes along with it!


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