Events and Programs for Kids
Kids STEAM Club
Grades K-2 – Tuesdays 11/28 & 12/5
Explore science with High School students from UDPL’s Catalyst 4 Success group!
11/28 – Slime Science –
12/5 – Magnets & More –
Online registration required.
All spots in all sessions of this program are now FULL.
Intro to 3D Printing-Kids
Friday, 11/23 – WAITING LIST
Members of the UDHS robotics team will introduce your child to 3D printing and help them create their own design!
Online registration required.
All spots in both sessions of this program are now FULL.
Wings of Fire Celebration
Wednesday, 12/5, 4:30-5:30p
Are you reading the Wings of Fire series and loving it? Join Miss Jenn for some crafts and activities around this fun and exciting book series. You do not need to read any of the books to attend. Miss Jenn will be reading selections from the first book to get the event started.
Noon Year’s Eve
Monday, 12/31, 11-noon
Ages 3-10 and their families
Come and rock the morning away as we countdown to noon! We’ll make crafts, dance, and cheer for the New Year.
Winter Wonders Magic Show with Mike Rose
Wednesday, 1/9, 6:30p
It might be cold and blustery outside, but inside it is warm and full of magic. Mike Rose will astound us and make us laugh with his Winter Wonders show.
Tail Waggin’ Tutors
Improve your reading skills by reading to a therapy dog. Children will read to a certified therapy dog in a supportive environment. Spots are very limited and you must register in advance.
Register starting 12/10.
Tuckers Tales Presents: Three Bears
Wednesday, 3/13, 6:30p
Three Bears features puppet shows starrring bears! Included are Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Why Bear Sleeps All Winter, and more.
300 Books in 1 Day
Saturday, 4/13, 10a-4p
Help us celebrate the 300th Anniversay of Upper Dublin Township by reading 300 books in one day. Can we do it? With your help we can. Drop-in anytime from 10-4 and read a picture book with us.
Owls Presented by the Philadelphia Metro Wildlife Center
Wednesday, 4/17, 1:30p
Who doesn’t love an owl? During this presentation you will discover the different owl species common to Pennsylvania!
- Discover their fascinating features from head to toe.
- Meet one of our Ambassador Owls (plus a special guest!)
- Learn about the importance of owls in our ecosystem.
- Hear stories of rehabbed owls and the special care taken to treat these interesting creatures.
Touch a Truck
Friday, 5/10 (Date is subject to change)
Parking Lot & Program Room
Do you love trucks? The Upper Dublin Township Public Works Department will bring out some of their heavy equipment for us to enjoy. Honk the horn, pose for a picture, and imagine you are driving. When you’re done, come into the library for a craft and to check out some books.
Origami & Coloring
1/23, 2/20, 3/20, 4/17, 5/15
Drop in and see us for some origami and coloring after a hard day at school. Bring your own supplies or use ours. We will provide all coloring supplies, origami paper, origami books.
Kids Lego Club
12/10, 1/14, 2/11, 3/11, 4/8, 5/13
Join us for LEGO building and friendship. We provide the LEGOs and you provide the imagination.
Sensory Storytime-Our Book Friends
9/15, 10/20, 11/17, 12/15
Join some of your favorite book characters in an interactive storytime! Each month features a new friend!
- September – Curious George
- October – Elephant & Piggie
- November – Max & Ruby
- December – Pete the Cat
This storytime is designed for children with sensory integration difficulties, but is open and welcoming to all!
Online registration encouraged
Register beginning Wednesday, 9/12.
Dress-Up Day @ the Library
11/17, 12/15, 1/19
Come and pretend with us. Children will be able to dress-up and use their imaginations to build language and social skills. Dress-up items will be provided by the library. If your child comes in a special outfit, please put a name on the tags so we know who it belongs to.
Color & Craft
Adults, teens, and kids are welcome to color and craft in a relaxing environment. We provide crayons, markers, and colored pencils, craft projects, along with adult coloring books and children’s coloring books. Bring the whole family or come by yourself.
9/15, 10/20, 11/17
All ages & families welcome
Join us for family friendly STEAM exploration! Each month will focus on a different aspect of STEAM:
- September – Science
- October – Technology
- November – Engineering
*Preschool and elementary aged activities will be available, but require adult chaperone.*
Saturday Starring: Pete the Cat
Saturday, 12/15, 1:30-3p
Program Room, Kids Place & Steam Lab
Join Pete the Cat for a special STEAM event. We will be featuring the “A” in STEAM and crafting the afternoon away. Pete the Cat will be available for meet and greets and photos.