Michigan City Public Library
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100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN 46360, phone 219 - 873 - 3044 fax 219 - 873 - 3067

               
      February 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.

1000 books before kindergarten logo1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

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

Homework Helper

The library is a great homework resource for ebooks, articles, and encyclopedias. Check out the library's research databases, including the Gale Virtual Reference Library! Have your library card handy and go to Gale Virtual Reference Library to access thousands of fully illustrated articles and books.

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storytime logoTuesday Afternoon Story Time
Tuesdays, February 7, 14, 21, & 28, 1:00 pm

Children and their grown-ups will enjoy stories, songs and crafts by our Story Time Crew during this program designed for parent/guardian and child interaction. Please arrive a few minutes early to receive a name tag. For ages birth through 5 years, accompanied by an adult.

STEAM Ahead Kids: Ozobots
Monday, February 27, 4:30 pm

ozobotsAdvance registration required. Have fun programming robots using color-coding and block-based coding with the Ozoblockly app. For kids ages 7-18 years old. Register at the Youth Services desk. For more information, call 219-873-3055 or 219-873-3045 and ask for Dave.

Next Month's Newsletter

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.

1000 books before kindergarten logo1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

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

Homework Helper

The library is a great homework resource for ebooks, articles, and encyclopedias. Check out the library's research databases, including the Gale Virtual Reference Library! Have your library card handy and go to Gale Virtual Reference Library to access thousands of fully illustrated articles and books.

Follow MCPL on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram!

Follow MCPublicLibrar1 on Twitter Instagram

storytime logoWednesday Morning Story Time
Wednesdays, March 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 10:00 am

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, crafts and more with the Story Time Crew! Please arrive a few minutes early to receive your child's name tag. This program is for children ages birth through 5 years, accompanied by an adult.

storytime logoTuesday Afternoon Story Time
Tuesdays, March 7, 14, 21, & 28, 1:00 pm

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, crafts and more with the Story Time Crew! Please arrive a few minutes early to receive your child's name tag. This program is for children ages birth through 5 years, accompanied by an adult.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
Thursday, March 2, 3:30 pm

Join us as we wish a very happy birthday to Dr. Seuss (Theodore Geisel). His books have sold more than 200 million copies and been translated into 20 languages! We will have fun activities for the children to enjoy.

STEAM Ahead Kids: Art à la Carte
Thursday, March 9, 3:30 pm

Use your imagination and create your own unique St. Patrick's Day craft. For children ages 4 through 10 years, accompanied by an adult. Child must be present to receive craft materials.

The Magic of Kalita
Saturday, March 18, 2:00 pm

Matt Kalita returns for his annual magic show. This is amazing magical fun for all ages!

ozobotsSTEAM Ahead Kids: Ozobots
Monday, March 27, 4:30 pm

Advance registration is required. Have fun programming the Ozobot robots using color-coded and block-based coding with the Ozoblocky app. Register at the Youth Services desk. Call 219-873- 3055 or 219-873- 3045 for more information and ask for Dave.