Regular Children’s Events

Posted by - November 3, 2017

Storytimes All storytimes continue on January 2, 2019. There will be no storytimes on February 20 and February 26-28. Mother Goose Storytime Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. in January, March, and May. For ages 18 months and younger only. Registration is required and can be completed by calling 423-434-4458. Toddler Time Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays

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READing Paws

Posted by - January 25, 2020

Event Details Children ages 5 to 10 years old can register for a fifteen minute time slot to read to a trained listening dog. Call 434-4458 to sign up for your time. Event Type(s): Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): 5 – 9 year olds View Event On Calendar

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Tale to Tail

Posted by - January 24, 2020

At first glance, your Library’s Tale to Tail and Reading Paws programs, in which kids read aloud to trained listening dogs in one-on-one sessions, may seem unnecessary or even strange. But these programs actually address a real issue children face as they learn to read. Reading aloud can be intimidating and even scary for kids

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Mother Goose Storytime

Posted by - January 23, 2020

Event Details Children from birth up to 18 months old with their caregivers can attend 4 weeks of this baby storyime. Caregivers will learn rhymes and songs to use while interacting with their babies. Librarians will also share books appropriate for awakening a love of reading and print awareness in the very young.Registration is required.

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Mo Willems Birthday Celebration

Posted by - January 22, 2020

Event Details Join us for a special storytime celebrating Mo Willems! Laugh along as we present Elephant and Piggie puppets, skits and songs. This program is for 19 months – 5 years old. Event Type(s): Special Event, Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): 2 Year Olds, 3-5 Year Olds View Event On

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Family Building Day

Posted by - January 18, 2020

Event Details Bring the whole family to creatively build with Legos and other materials. No registration is required for this drop-in event. Event Type(s): Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): All Ages Youth Services (423) 434-4458 View Event On Calendar

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Book Worms: Rhino in the House

Posted by - January 16, 2020

Event Details Children ages five to eight years old are invited to the Johnson City Public Library Jones Meeting Room on Thursday, February 13 at 6:15 p.m. to hear Rhino in the House: The True Story of Saving Samia by Daniel Kirk and make a paper rhino to take home. In this non-fiction story, Anna

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Tale to Tail

Posted by - January 14, 2020

Event Details Children ages 5 to 10 years old can register for a fifteen minute time slot to read to a trained listening dog. Call 434-4458 to sign up for your time. Event Type(s): Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): 5 – 9 year olds Youth Services (423) 434-4458 View Event On

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Music Morning

Posted by - January 13, 2020

Event Details Children 5 and under bring your grownup and come dance with us! This is an active morning of music and movement. Event Type(s): Music & Performance, Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): 1 Year Olds, 2 Year Olds, 3-5 Year Olds, Birth – 18 months Youth Services (423) 434-4458 View

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Astronomy Program with Mike Frisch

Posted by - January 9, 2020

Event Details Local astronomy enthusiast, Mike Frisch, will give a presentation on the fascinating mysteries of space in the Storytime Room. Registration is required for this free program. The program is recommended for ages 8 and up. Please call 434-4458 to register. Event Type(s): Youth Services Program, Youth Calendar, Website Youth Age Group(s): 8 –

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Celebrating “Snoozefest” for All Ages

Posted by - December 17, 2019

Throughout the week of January 6, your Library will feature “Snoozefest” programs for all ages in honor of Festival of Sleep Day on January 3. The unofficial holiday is intended to encourage recovery from the busyness of the holidays with rest and relaxation. Our Preschool Storytime and Book Worms programs will feature sleepy, comforting reads

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