Michigan City Public Library
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      November Newsletter - Youth/Teen Programs



 

Youth Services

Children ages 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. All children ages 10 through 12 must have an adult in the library. For more information, please call Youth Services at (219) 873-3045.

We're Off to See The Wizard of Oz
Story TimeWednesday, November 26, 10:00 am

Celebrate the 75th anniversary of the classic film. Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home. Light refreshments will be available. Children 18 years and younger may enter a raffle to win a copy of the DVD. Must be present to win. Rated PG.

Homework Helper

Need homework help? Looking for ebooks, articles, and encyclopedias? Check out the library's research databases, including the new Gale Virtual Reference Library! Have your library card handy and click on the link on the library's home page to access thousands of fully illustrated articles and books.

Novelist K-8NoveList K-8 Plus

NoveList K-8 Plus is a comprehensive reading resource for fiction and nonfiction for young readers and listeners. Includes picture book extenders, book discussion guides, book talks, award winners, Lexile reading levels, & more!

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Register at any time for this free program designed to promote language development and a love of reading in young children. Your child will receive a special surprise (choice of an age-appropriate book or CD) for each set of 100 books that are read to them (or that they read on their own). For children ages birth through entering kindergarten.

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Thanks to the Friends of the Library and the Library Endowment Fund for their support of library programs.

We often take photographs at library events. If you do not wish to be photographed, please inform library staff.

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Youth Services

Children ages 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. All children ages 10 through 12 must have an adult in the library. For more information, please call Youth Services at (219) 873-3045.

SantaSanta Claus Visit!
Tuesday, December 2, 5:30 pm

Join us for stories and a surprise from our special guest! Remember to bring your camera. Child must be present to receive their surprise from Santa. This program is for children ages birth - 12 years, accompanied by an adult.

Santa with bookStory Time with Santa Claus
Wednesday, December 3, 10:00 am

Join the Story Time Crew for stories and a surprise from our special guest! Remember to bring your camera. Child must be present to receive their surprise from Santa. This program is for children ages birth - 5 years, accompanied by an adult.

Steven KelloggHoliday Magic Show with Steven Kellogg
Saturday, December 6, 2:30 pm

Magician Steve Kellogg will amaze you with his holiday magic in this fun-filled, audience participation show for the whole family.

gingerbread manArt à la Carte: Fun Foam Gingerbread Man
Wednesday, December 10, 10:00 am

Join us and make a fun foam gingerbread craft for the holidays! All materials provided. Child must be present to receive craft materials. For children ages 2-8 years accompanied by an adult.

snowmanSnowman Decoration
Wednesday, December 17, 3:30 pm

"Roll" on in and make a snowman decoration! All materials provided. Child must be present to receive craft materials. This program is for children ages 5 - 12 years, accompanied by an adult.

Craft for Kids: Happy Holiday Surprise
Monday, December 22, 10:00 am

crackerMake a holiday "cracker" filled with surprises! All materials provided. Child must be present to receive craft materials. This program is for children ages 5 - 12 years, accompanied by an adult.

Homework Helper

Need homework help? Looking for ebooks, articles, and encyclopedias? Check out the library's research databases, including the new Gale Virtual Reference Library! Have your library card handy and click on the link on the library's home page to access thousands of fully illustrated articles and books.

Novelist K-8NoveList K-8 Plus

NoveList K-8 Plus is a comprehensive reading resource for fiction and nonfiction for young readers and listeners. Includes picture book extenders, book discussion guides, book talks, award winners, Lexile reading levels, & more!

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Register at any time for this free program designed to promote language development and a love of reading in young children. Your child will receive a special surprise (choice of an age-appropriate book or CD) for each set of 100 books that are read to them (or that they read on their own). For children ages birth through entering kindergarten.

Follow MCPL on Facebook and Twitter

Follow MCPublicLibrar1 on Twitter

Thanks to the Friends of the Library and the Library Endowment Fund for their support of library programs.

We often take photographs at library events. If you do not wish to be photographed, please inform library staff.