Mondays, May 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2022
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Grades 1st - 4th

Trained therapy dogs will give young readers an opportunity to practice their reading skills. Children entering 1st through 4th grades may sign up for a 15 minute one-on-one reading session with a dog.

Space is limited and registration is required. Online registration begins on Monday, April 18th at 7:00 pm. Questions? Contact Melissa Tallis, Youth Services Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 419-874-3135 ext. 109.

 

Saturday, June 4, 2022
10:00 am to 11:30 am
All ages welcome

Join us for a morning of outdoor fun! Meet us across the street from the library on the Commodore Lawn for games, crafts, and even a bounce house! Learn about the library's Summer Reading Program and how you can sign up!

No registration is required. Questions? Contact Melissa Tallis, Youth Services Coordinator, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 419-874-3135 ext. 109.

 

Thursday, June 9, 2022
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Ages: 8 – 12 years old

Join us as we watch and discuss this month's movie based on a children's book. Books will be available to borrow at the Youth Services desk. Please read the book before joining us for the showing of the movie on June 9. Refreshments will be proved. Seats are limited.

Online registration begins on May 5th and books can be picked up at the Youth Services desk or through the library's curbside service. For more information, please contact Alisha Nolin, Youth Services Librarian, at 419-874-3135 x107 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Thursdays, June 9, 16, 23, and 30, 2022
3:00 pm to 7:00 pm
All ages welcome

Take a break from the farmer's market for a fun afternoon craft! Children of all ages are welcome to join us for a make and take craft! Each week we'll have a brand new, summer craft.

No registration is required. Questions? Contact Melissa Tallis, Youth Services Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 419-874-3135 ext. 109.

 

Friday, June 10, 2022
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages: 5 – 7 years old

Let's dive beneath the waves to explore three curious creatures: the narwhal, anglerfish and adorabilis (flapjack octopus). We will share ocean facts, crafts and stories.

Online registration opens on Wednesday, June 1st at 9:00 am. Questions? Contact Miss Alyssa at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 419-874-3135 ext. 127

 

Tuesday, June 14, 2022
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Ages: 6 and up

Art and engineering combine again with Brain Flakes, the interlocking discs with endless possibilities! Kids will construct colorful sculptures to display in the library.

No registration is required. Questions? Contact Miss Alyssa at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 419-874-3135 ext. 127

 

Wednesday, June 19, 2022
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 5 - 7

Join us for a colorful celebration of "The Rainbow Fish" by Marcus Pfister! There'll be fishy games, crafts, and snacks to honor this kind fish! 

Online registration begins on Wednesday, June 1st at 9:00 am. Questions? Contact Melissa Tallis, Youth Services Coordinator, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 419-874-3135 ext. 109.

 

Thursday, June 16, 2022
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Ages: 4 and up

If you're a great Lego builder, or a first-timer, this is the place for you. We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination for an hour of free building.

No registration is required. For more information, please contact Alisha Nolin, Youth Services Librarian, at 419-874-3135 x107 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Tuesday, June 21, 2022
4:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 6:30 pm, or 7:30 pm
All ages welcome

Join us for a drive in movie! Children and caregivers will create their very own car, followed by snacks, and a showing of Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! All supplies will be provided. This program will repeat each hour. 

No registration is required. Questions? Contact Melissa Tallis, Youth Services Coordinator, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 419-874-3135 ext. 109.

 

Wednesday, June 21, 2022
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Ages: 5 - 7 years old

Build ramps of all sizes and investigate gravity through the power of play! The library will provide lots of track and cars to test in teams.

Online registration begins on Wednesday, June 1st at 9:00 am. Questions? Contact Miss Alyssa at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 419-874-3135 ext. 127