Upcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Libraries

Sunday,
February 4,
 2–2:30 p.m.
Crafternoon Storytime
Caille Branch Library

Featuring stories, songs, and a craft for families with children ages two to six.
For more information, contact Caille Branch Library at 367-8144. 
Tuesday,
February 6,
9:30–10:30 a.m. 
Siouxland Libraries Family Storytime @ Touchmark at All-Saints
Touchmark at All-Saints, 111 West 17th Street

For families and Touchmark residents in the memory care unit. Stimulate learning with books, rhymes, music, and a themed activity at this intergenerational program. This month features books with a kindness/friendship theme, then decorate Valentine cookies. No registration required.
For more information, contact the Downtown Library at 367-8700.  
Tuesday,
February 6,
3:30–4:15 p.m. 
Chocolate Olympics
Brandon Community Library

An afternoon of Olympic Games, chocolate-style! Bring your appetite and friends for chocolate challenges, games, and prizes! Grades 5–8 are invited to attend.
For more information, contact Brandon Community Library at 582-2390.  
Wednesday,
February 7, 
10–11 a.m.
Get Ready, Get Set for Kindergarten!
Downtown Library

Read, write, talk, sing, and play your way to kindergarten success. For parents and children, ages four to prekindergarten.
For more information, contact the Downtown Library at 367-8700.
Wednesday,
February 7,
3:15–4 p.m. 
LibCats Teen Advisory Board
Washington High School Library, 501 North Sycamore Avenue.

High schoolers plan programs, recommend materials for library purchase, and earn volunteer hours serving on local Teen Advisory Boards. WHS students only.
For more information, contact Oak View Branch Library at 367-8060.
Wednesday,
February 7, 
4–5 p.m.
NASA @ My Library—Explore the Moon and Mars
Caille Branch Library

We’ll use Google Earth, green screens, and do a crater experiment at this STEM program for grades K–5.
For more information, contact Caille Branch Library at 367-8144.
Thursday,
February 8,
3:30–4:15 p.m. 
S.T.E.A.M.-N-Thursdays
Brandon Community Library

Discover science, technology, engineering, art, and math through activities. This month’s theme: Straw Rockets! Grades K–5. Please register.
For more information, contact Brandon Community Library at 582-2390.
Thursday,
February 8, 
4–5 p.m.
Art Adventures
Downtown Library

Practice new techniques and discover the artists/illustrators who used them. Grades K to 5.
For more information, contact the Downtown Library at 367-8700.
Friday, 
February 9,
6–7:30 p.m.
Anti-Valentine’s Celebration
Prairie West Branch Library

Come to a party that celebrates everything “anti”-valentine’s! For grades 6 12. Registration required.
For more information, contact Prairie West Branch Library at 978-6899.
Saturday,
February 10, 
12 noon–2 p.m.
Valentine Crafts
Oak View Branch Library

Bring the family for Valentine craft-making fun!
For more information, contact Oak View Branch Library at 367-8060.
                                                                               

For a complete listing of library programs and services for children and teens, visit our website at www.siouxlandlib.org/kids or www.siouxlandlib.org/teens.

If an ADA accommodation is needed, please contact the City Human Relations Office at 605-367-8745 or humanrelations@siouxfalls.org at least 72 hours before the event.