Summer Reading Program Kick-Off

Posted by - May 19, 2022

Event Details All ages are invited to an evening of fun on Wednesday, June 1 from 5-7 p.m. as we kick off the Summer Reading Program! We’ll have lawn games, bubbles, a chalk obstacle course, and more. Bring your own t-shirt to tie-dye. You can also register yourself and your family for the Summer Reading

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Tale to Tail

Posted by - May 19, 2022

Event Details Children ages 5-10 can register for a 15-minute time slot to read to a trained listening dog. They read aloud in the Library’s Storytime Room on Mondays between 4-5 p.m. Call (423) 434-4458 to sign up for a time slot. Event Type(s): Website Youth Age Group(s): 5-9 Years Children’s Library (423) 434-4458 Register

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Toddler Time

Posted by - May 19, 2022

Event Details Join us for Toddler Time on Tuesdays or Wednesdays at 10 a.m. in the Storytime Room. We’ll have books, songs, and activities for children ages 19-36 months and their caregivers. Stop by the Children’s Desk when you arrive to get a ticket for admittance to the program. Space is limited and available on

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Preschool Storytime

Posted by - May 19, 2022

Event Details Join us for Preschool Storytime on Tuesdays or Wednesdays at 11 a.m. in the Storytime Room. We’ll have books, songs, and activities for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Stop by the Children’s Desk when you arrive to get a ticket for admittance to the program. Space is limited and available on a

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Ocean Creatures with Diane Nelson

Posted by - May 19, 2022

Event Details Children ages 5-12 are invited to the Jones Meeting Room on Tuesday, June 7 at 2:30 p.m. to learn about ocean creatures from ETSU professor and marine biologist, Diane Nelson. Registration is required. Call the Children’s Library at (423) 434-4458 to sign up. Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program, Website Youth Age Group(s): 5-12

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Roger Day: Children’s Musician

Posted by - May 19, 2022

Event Details All ages are invited to the Natural Adventure Area across the street from the Library on Thursday, June 9 at 11 a.m. to hear Roger Day perform his greatest hits show, “Dream a Big Ocean of Possibilities!”. No registration required. In case of rain, the program will be held in the Jones Meeting

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Family Building Day

Posted by - May 19, 2022

Event Details Drop by the Library’s Jones Meeting Room between 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. on Saturday, June 11 for Family Building Day. Build creations with the whole family using LEGO blocks and other construction materials to be displayed in the Children’s Library. No registration required. Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program, Website Youth Age Group(s): All Ages

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Middle Grade Graphic Novel Book Club

Posted by - May 19, 2022

Event Details Children ages 8-12 are invited to explore graphic novels in this new book club format! For the summer, we will meet in the Library’s Jones Meeting Room every month at 2:30 p.m. on the following Tuesdays: June 14 and July 12. Sessions may cover topics like how to read graphic novels, characters and

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Hobey Ford: Puppeteer

Posted by - May 19, 2022

Event Details Children 12 and under and their adults are invited to the Jones Meeting Room on Thursday, June 16 at 11 a.m. to see the puppeteer Hobey Ford. No registration required, but seating is limited to the first 150 people. Hobey Ford is “internationally renowned in the puppetry field as an award-winning performer and

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Under the Sea Tea Party

Posted by - May 19, 2022

Event Details All ages are invited to an under-the-sea themed tea party in the Jones Meeting Room on Wednesday, June 22 at 6:30 p.m. Wear your fanciest attire and join us for snacks, stories, and songs! Registration is required. Please call the Children’s Library at (423) 434-4458 to sign up. Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program,

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