Children’s Programs



LEGO CLUB, Saturday, April 27 and May 18th from 2pm to 3pm

Join our Lego Club and show off your creative side. We supply the Legos and the theme for you to stretch your imagination and build. Registration required. Ages 6-10. Register online at slolibrary.org or by calling 805-473-7163. 

PEEPS DIORAMA CONTEST, FRI MARCH 1- SAT MARCH 30 

Let your creativity flow.  Design and build a Peeps diorama of your favorite book, poem, or nursery rhyme. There are three age categories: children 12 and under, teens, and adults. Entries will be accepted March 1- March 30 and voting will take place April 1-5. Awards will be given on Friday, April 6th.  Call 805-473-7163 or stop by for more info on rules. 

Teen entry

Juvenile entry

Youth entry

CHILDREN’S STORYTIMES:

Encourage a love of books and reading in your little ones! Storytimes are scheduled on Wednesday and Thursday mornings at 10:30 am and will include the following themes:

  • April 11–Libraries + craft
  • April 17–Talk, Read & Sing by SLO First 5
  • April 18-Talk, Read & Sing by SLO First 5
  • April 24–Books
  • April 25-Musical
  • May 1–Bears
  • May 2–Spring
  • May 8–Family
  • May 9–Mothers + craft
  • May 15–Flowers
  • May 16–Grumpy
  • May 22–Insects
  • May 23–Babies
  • May 29–Reading
  • May 30–Musical

Join us for a storytime specifically targeted to your toddler. We will share stories and fun activities every Monday (please note change from Tuesdays)  at 4:30 pm each month.  The story times are April 15, 22 and 29 and May 6, 13 and 20.

LIBROS Y CANTOS-BILINGUAL STORYTIME, Martes, April 3, 10:30-11:00

Join us for our bilingual story time with music, songs and lots of fun. Acompañanos a nuestra hora de cuento y canto.

PAWS TO READ THUR APRIL 11 & 25 and May 30, 3:30-4:00

Children are invited to read with Nella the therapy dog and practice their reading in a safe and comforting place. All ages.

HENNA WORKSHOP, SAT APRIL 20, 2:00-3:00 

Join us to learn all about Henna, its origin, uses, ingredients, and how to apply it. You will receive a small henna design. Registration required. .Registration required at slolibrary.org or by calling 805-473-7163. Ages 10 and up. 

JEDI ACADEMY, SAT MAY 4, 2:00-3:00 

Meet your favorite stars from Star Wars, and learn how to battle in a Jedi style. All ages. 

 

 

JOIN US

Membership in FOTAGL is another way you can provide support to our Library. Membership renews yearly each January. All new and renewing members between December and the end of March are entered in our raffle drawing.  To sign up for or renew your membership, you may Print and fill out the membership application found here.

To contact the Friends, email: info@fotagl.org

VOLUNTEER

The Friends of the AG Library is an all-volunteer organization with many opportunities to lend a hand, from the Book Sale Team, to persons with unique skills to offer (such as graphic design, merchandising, fund raising), we can use your help! Right now we are in great need of computer savvy volunteers to help scan, post and update pricing for books we sell on Amazon.  We also need a few strong backs to help us move flats of books to our storage sheds.  Use the Contact link to let us know you are interested.