Children's Library News

Mad Science Show

Mad Science Show

A high energy and action packed science-based show that includes amazing experiments and demonstrations! Come see chemical reactions, bubbling potions and air pressured hovercrafts at the Lewisville Branch Library on Tuesday, July 30 from 9:30-10:30 a.m.! Sponsored by the Friends of the Lewisville Library.

Big Bang Boom! 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 25, at Southside Branch

Big Bang Boom! 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 25, at Southside Branch

Rock your morning and start the day dancing with Big Bang Boom's free family concert at 10 a.m. today--Tuesday, June 25--in Southside's sunny, cool auditorium. Sponsored by the Friends of Southside Branch Library.

Visit from the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office's K-9 Unit

Visit from the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office's K-9 Unit

The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office's K-9 Unit will be visiting the Lewisville Branch Public Library on Tuesday, July 9 at 9:30 a.m. The program will be held on the lawn of the G. Galloway Reynolds Community Center, which is across from the Lewisville Branch Library on the parking lot side.

Free Summer Reading Programs for Kids and Teens at Walkertown Branch

Free Summer Reading Programs for Kids and Teens at Walkertown Branch

Walkertown Branch Library is excited to offer a variety of programs for Kids and Teens in June and July for Summer Reading.

Big! Bang! Boom!

Big! Bang! Boom!

The high energy children's band, Big Bang Boom will be performing at the Shallowford Square Park in Lewisville, NC from 12-1 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25. Dancing, singing, and fun for all ages. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Lewisville Library.

Spacecraft

Spacecraft

Have a great idea for a spaceship or a rover? Join us at the Clemmons Library on Monday, July 1 at 2 p.m. and build your dream ship or create a model of a famous spacecraft or rover using recycled materials. This program is for all ages.

Touchdown

Touchdown

How do astronauts land safely? Join us at the Clemmons Branch Library on Monday, July 15 at 2 p.m. to find out. Use cardboard, rubber bands, straws, paper, and marshmallows to create a safe landing pod for our two marshmallow astronauts.

Family Movies: Sensory-Friendly

Family Movies: Sensory-Friendly

Sensory-Friendly Family Movies will be shown on July 1, 8, 22, & 29 at 10 a.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library. Please

Meet Your Mayor and Learn About Your Town

Meet Your Mayor and Learn About Your Town

Participate in local government this summer by meeting Mayor of the Town of Lewisville, Mike Horn. Mayor Horn will read your letters and answer your questions on Wednesday, July 3 at 2 p.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library. You may drop off letters for the mayor at the Lewisville Branch Library from June 24 until July 3. We will have information about the Town of Lewisville at the event.

Bright Star Theater Show: One Small Step

Bright Star Theater Show: One Small Step

The Bright Star Theater Show, “One Small Step…” The Real-Life Journey To Outer Space, will be performed on Friday, July 5 at 10 a.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library. Recommended for ages 4-11.

One Small Step: The Real Life Journey to Outer Space

One Small Step: The Real Life Journey to Outer Space

Bright Star Theatre presents "One Small Step: The Real Life Journey to Outer Space" on Monday, July 8 at 4 p.m. at the Paddison Memorial Branch Library.

Mad Science Summer Reading Finale

Mad Science Summer Reading Finale

See just how exciting science can be in this show full of mad experiments on Friday, July 26 at 10 a.m.

Encourage Literacy in your Pre-K Child at Walkertown Branch Library

Encourage Literacy in your Pre-K Child at Walkertown Branch Library

Does your child love to read? Join the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program at your local library and promote early literacy. If you visit our storytimes, those books count towards you goal as well. More information is available at any Forsyth County Public Library.

Summer Reading Programs for Children at the Lewisville Branch Library

Summer Reading Programs for Children at the Lewisville Branch Library

Libraries are out of this world! Come celebrate your library and have some fun with Summer Reading.

Discover Japan Storytime

Discover Japan Storytime

Come learn about Japan at the Lewisville Branch Library on Wednesday, July 10 at 10:15 a.m.! Stories, rhymes, songs and activities presented by Nana Watanobe, a representative of the Japan Outreach Initiative in North Carolina. Recommended for children ages 18 months - 5 years and their caregivers, but all ages are welcome.

Summer Storytimes at the Lewisville Branch Library

Summer Storytimes at the Lewisville Branch Library

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and activities to improve early literacy. Storytimes at the Lewisville Branch are Wednesday mornings at 10:15 a.m. in June and July.

Write to Your Mayor

Write to Your Mayor

Get your voice heard this summer by writing a letter to the Mayor of the Town of Lewisville, Mike Horn. You may drop off your letters at the Lewisville Branch Public Library from June 24 until July 3. The collected letters will be presented to the Mayor at the Lewisville Branch Library's Meet Your Mayor Event on July 3 at 2 pm. No postage is necessary and letter writing supplies are provided. This program is for children and teens.

LEGO Book Club

LEGO Book Club

Children share a favorite book that they have read and then build LEGO creations based off of their books. The next meeting is Saturday, June 15 at 11:00 a.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library.

Sensory-Friendly LEGO Hour

Sensory-Friendly LEGO Hour

Build with Legos in a sensory-friendly and supportive environment at the Lewisville Branch Library. Recommended for ages 5-11. Please register in advance by filling out the online form found in this article. Please call 336-703-2940 if you need assistance in filling out the form or for more information about the program.

Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies

Children are paired with teen volunteers to work on their reading skills. Reading Buddies is a new program at the Lewisville Branch Library on Mondays from June 17 to July 29. Call 336-703-2940 to register for a 20 minute time slot from 2-3 p.m. each Monday.

Explore American Indian Astronomy

Explore American Indian Astronomy

Join us as we welcome Tina Smith of the Wake Forest Museum of Anthropology, who will present a program on American Indian astronomy for various age groups this summer.

Galaxy Crafternoon

Galaxy Crafternoon

Join us for an afternoon of space-themed crafts for ages 5 to 11 on Friday, June 28 and Friday, July 19 at 4 p.m.

Sensory-Friendly Programs

Sensory-Friendly Programs

Children and caregivers can attend sensory-friendly programs throughout Forsyth County Public Libraries. Please check the list of upcoming events for more information.

Storytimes at Rural Hall

Storytimes at Rural Hall

Children and their caregivers are welcome to join us each week for storytimes in the Rural Hall Branch Library Auditorium. Toddler Storytime (0-2 years old) meets every Monday from 11-11:30 a.m. and includes stories, songs, rhymes, and bubbles. Preschool Storytime (3-5 years old) meets every Thursday from 11-11:45 a.m. and includes stories, songs, flannel activities, rhymes, and a coloring activity. No storytimes during the month of May.

Storytime + LEGOS = LEGO Storytime

Storytime + LEGOS = LEGO Storytime

In this program for ages 2 to 5, we'll mix LEGO projects into storytime.

Enjoy Storytime in the Great Outdoors with our Monthly Storytime at the Park

Enjoy Storytime in the Great Outdoors with our Monthly Storytime at the Park

Join us at Fourth of July Park in Kernersville the first Saturday of most months at 10 a.m.

Sensory-Friendly Film Fridays

Sensory-Friendly Film Fridays

We welcome all families to a free film in a sensory-friendly environment the first Friday of most months.