Tag: Kids Summer Reading

Read to the Listening Fairy: Weds @ 10:30 AM on Zoom (All Ages)

Read to the Listening Fairy is the perfect opportunity for reluctant readers, emergent readers, or readers who just like someone new to listen to them! Once you register with the Listening Fairy, you’ll be sent a ZOOM link so the fairy can listen to you read. You’ll wait in the waiting room until it’s your turn. Please choose a maximum of 5 minutes worth of reading. If the fairy has… Read more

Number Gnomes: Tuesdays 5:00 on Zoom (Grades 1-6)

Number Gnomes is a virtual program provided by the library via Zoom! The program runs every Tuesday night through August from 5:00 to 5:45. This program is great for kids to interact and have fun with each other while also practicing math skills! We’ll learn mapping to find buried treasure, measure out candy, and bounce some numbers around! All who register will be provided with a Zoom meeting ID and… Read more

Reader’s Theater (Grades 2-5) Tuesdays at 10:30am

It’s time for your performance! YES! It’s time to read your script! YES! Look your best! Be on Stage! YES! Right in your own home! With us on Zoom! Costumes and props are optional but highly encouraged. Get creative and get into it. We have the plays and will email the script to you so you can practice your part. Lots of fun and…who know? This will be your… Read more

Stuffed Animal Storytime (Ages 3-8) Mon 8/17/2020 @ 6:30pm

Kids aged 3-8 are invited to get some time on Zoom to say hello to their friends, show off their pajamas, introduce their stuffed animal friends, and listen to some bedtime picture books. There will time in the beginning for kids to chat and say hello, and when everyone is feeling ready for some stories, the librarian will read to children and their stuffed friends. Registration is required. The Zoom… Read more

Make a Plastic Straw Bracelet (Grades K-5) Thursday 8/27/2020 @ 4:00pm

Looking for a new bracelet to wear this summer? Look no further! You’re at the right place! We’re making bracelets today and you’ll love how they turn out! Register now for this program and we’ll have your supplies waiting for you to pick up at the library! Then just join us on Zoom and we’ll make them together! REGISTER HERE!… Read more

Fairy Journal: Mondays (Grades 1-12)

Fairy Journal is a modified pen pal program run here at the Kimball Library! The program starts on July 6th but is an ongoing program with no set time during the week where kids can participate. Kids, grades 1-12 are invited to participate, with the older kids being the fairies! The younger kids who participate in this program are going to receive a journal that is going to be kept… Read more

Summer Reading Registration Deadline July 20th

Good News! We are extending most of our Summer Reading Programming through the month of August! That means you’ll still be able to Read to the Listening Fairy, Write with the Sprites, Talk about Books, and Play Games… But don’t forget to register! The DEADLINE for Summer Reading Registration is JULY 20th. Be sure you register by then if you’d like to be visited by a library fairy! REGISTER HERE.… Read more

Imagine That Book Club: (Gr 3-5) Thursday July 23rd @ 6:30pm

Meet up on Zoom to hang out and chat about this awesome book: Isle of the Lost by Melissa deLa Cruz, but you may know it better as “the first Descendants book”. Meet up with Mal, Evie, and all their friends as they find their way off the Isle of the Lost. We highly recommend reading this book on our digital app HOOPLA! It is available as an e-book and… Read more

Ukuleles Now Available for Loan!

ukulele Do you want to learn an instrument? Did you come to our Ukuleles Rock Event? Kimball Library now has Ukuleles for you to borrow! We have FOUR Ukuleles available! You can borrow a Ukulele for ONE WEEK! You get the Ukulele and a Storage Bag to carry it in! (This service is only available to Kimball Card Holders.) You will have to tune the Ukulele yourself but there are an… Read more

Ukuleles Now Available for Loan!

ukulele Do you want to learn an instrument? Did you come to our Ukuleles Rock Event? Kimball Library now has Ukuleles for you to borrow! We have FOUR Ukuleles available! You can borrow a Ukulele for ONE WEEK! You get the Ukulele and a Storage Bag to carry it in! (This service is only available to Kimball Card Holders.) You will have to tune the Ukulele yourself but there are an… Read more