Due to inclement weather warnings, the Creek Walk will be postponed. The new date will be Wednesday, March 28, at 4 pm. Meet up with the library in Hanes Park to explore a creek and learn about the importance of clean waterways! Creek Walk is open to children in elementary school. Registration is required. All children must be accompanied by an adult to participate. Call the Forsyth Central Children's Library at 336-703-3040 to register.
Celebrate Creek Week at the Lewisville Branch library! Our Creek Week Storytime will be Tuesday, March 20 at 10:15 am. Learn about our watershed with a 3D model Enviroscape on Saturday, March 24 at 1:00 pm.
Congratulations to the winner and 1st runner up of Central's Spelling Bee contest held last Saturday, March 10! The winner will compete in the county-wide spelling bee alongside the other branch library winners in April.
The Baby Sign Language Group meets every Monday from 3:15-4:00 PM at the Lewisville Branch Library. You and your baby will be able to practice your sign language and learn new signs in a supportive group environment. Baby sign language is used to help young children communicate through gestures before speech fully develops. Recommended for children 0-2 years and their caregivers. Free and open to the public.
Learn how to program with Scratch! Join us on select dates throughout the month of March at Central, Clemmons, and Southside Branch Libraries to celebrate the start of spring with digital creativity. Explore and create interactive animations with Scratch coding, and enjoy some Easter goodies after you code!
Bark! and Read! was a great success at Central this past February! Thank you to everyone who came out to support them. The dogs had a blast! Be sure to sign up to participate every 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Tuesday nights of every month!
Children (grades Kindergarten - 5th) share a favorite book that they have read with their teammates and then the teams work together to build Lego creations based off of their books. Meets the 2nd Saturday of each month (except August, December, and May) from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM at the Lewisville Branch Library.
Every 4th Saturday of the month at 10:15 am, join us in Central Children's Library for Sensory Storytimes! Children of all ages are welcome for interactive story-based activities. All children are welcome to come and enjoy a relaxed approach to storytime that has been deliberately designed for anyone with sensory integration challenges.
Join us on April 28 at 11 am to explore and celebrate zines and zine creators! This is in partnership with the Salem College Writing Center. Salem College students will be showcasing their own Zines, as well as helping anyone interested in how to create zines. Teen Central will also showcase a selection of its Zines collection for the public to view. The event is open to children, teens, and adults of all ages.
Forsyth County Public Library is hosting their first ever spelling bee! This county-wide event will take place at each local branch, with the winners of each branch moving on to the championship at Central Library on Saturday, April 14th at 2:40 pm.
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 am and includes stories, songs, rhymes, and bubbles! Preschool Storytime (3-5 years old) meets every Thursday from 11-11:45 am and includes stories, songs, flannel activities, rhymes, and a coloring activity!
The Lewisville Branch Library has a Puzzle Table and Games available to play at the library. Join us for Family Game Night on the 3rd Monday of each month from 3:00-5:00 PM for family-friendly Wii Gaming. You may now also check out Puzzles & Games from the Lewisville Branch Library.
Join us for dancing, singing, and shaking our sillies out! Music & Movement is at the Lewisville Branch every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 10:15 AM. There will be a special evening Music & Movement on Monday, January 29 at 5:00 PM.
Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and activities to improve early literacy. Storytimes at the Lewisville Branch are Tuesday and Wednesday mornings at 10:15 AM.