Science in Play exhibit opens march 4th

Visit the Main Library on March 4th from 10am-1pm to celebrate the arrival of the Science in Play exhibit! This will be on loan to the Library from the Kentucky Science Center from March 4th -May 27th. For more information about the exhibit, click here.

Have you visited the SIP2GO exhibit? Please take this brief survey to let us know what you thought!

Please note: Library policy states that children under 12 years of age may not be left unattended at the library. This includes programs. We strive to provide a safe and fun enviroment for all our patrons and appreciate the support of the community in helping sustain this.

Story Time & Toddler Time

Story Time & Toddler Time

Please note: There will be no regular programming Thursday, March 16th.
  Mahan Main South
Story Time

 

11am Tuesdays & Fridays 11am Wednesdays
Toddler Time   10am Tuesdays & Fridays 10:10am Wednesdays
Family Story Time 11am Fridays    
Bilingual Story Time   1st Saturday of the Month, 11am  

Story Time is for children ages 3 & up. Each week is a different theme featuring books, music, art, science, and play! Siblings are welcome.

Toddlertime is for infants through two years old. Parents and children sing songs, do fingerplays and are introduced to picture books. It is a time to sit and interact with your child and become familiar with the library. Questions about Story Times? Contact the Children's Librarian, Shannon Kruer.

 

baby time

Baby Time

Baby Time is a lapsit program designed for babies and their parent or caregiver. Come for fun with books, music, exercise rhymes, action rhymes and play!

 

Book Besties

Afterschool Adventures

Afterschool Adventures is a weekly program for children ages 5-8. No registration is required.

 

Book Besties

Book Besties

This program pairs early elementary aged children with teen volunteers for one-on-one reading assistance combined with additional literary activities.  Book Besties lasts for 45 minutes and meets in the activity room of the Children's Library. Registration is required.
Tuesdays at the Main Library, 4:30-5:15pm.
Click here to register!

New! Book Besties at Mahan Library, Mondays, 4:30-5:15pm
Click here to register!

 

Book Besties

Maker Monday

Maker Monday is a weekly program featuring hands-on activites and special engineering challenges for kids. They are held Mondays at the Main Library. Weekly registration is required; each session opens the week before. See calendar for themes.
Mondays at the Main Library, check the calendar for times.
Click here to register!

 

Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night

Family Fun Nights are special evening programs designed for the whole family to get together and explore new activities. Each month will feature a different experience and theme. No registration is required for this event.
There will be no family fun night in March. Come any evening and enjoy the Science in Play exhibit with your family!

 

lego robotics

LEGO Robotics

This program is presented by Bricks 4 Kidz at the Main Library and is for ages 10 and older only. Registration is required for these events, Space is limited. Click here to register.

 

Wild Wednesday

Wild Wednesday

Join us each Oldham County Schools early release day for a special animal program at the Main Library! Different presenters will be featured each program. Space is limited. First come, first serve.
There is no Wild Wednesday for March. Come and try out the Science in Play Exhibit!

 

Paws to Read

Paws to Read

The Paws to Read program is designed to allow kids the chance to read to a non-judgmental listener. Often times they could be struggling or reluctant readers. Each session is 15 minutes of one on one time with a therapy dog. Click here for schedule and registration.