Muhlenberg Community Library

Children's Programs


Children's Programs
Pre-Valentine's Day Celebration

Saturday, February 13th at 12:00-2:00pm

Join us at Muhlenberg Community Library to celebrate Pre-Valentine’s Day on Saturday, February 13th from 12:00-2:00pm. We will provide Valentine’s sweets and have fun creating Valentine’s Day Cards. The event is free and no registration is required.

For ages 5-12. No registration required.


Winter Scavenger Hunt

January -- February

Pick up a Scavenger Hunt sheet at the library and then visit five different public libraries in Berks County, looking for one different thing at each library. When you find it, check it off the list and get a library staff member to initial the form. When you’ve found five things at five different libraries, then take the sheet back to your home library for a prize. Last day to claim your prize is Monday, February 29.


Toddler Story Time (*Note that the new day starts in January)

Mondays at 11:00 am

Designed for ages 1-3, our Toddler Storytime includes rhymes, songs, short stories, and lots of movement. Older siblings are welcome to join in. Call library for program schedule.


Young Artists Club (Note the new day as of January / starts again on January 4th)

Alternating Mondays at 3:15 pm

Learn about the life and artwork of artists at this program for grade schoolers. Recreate the artist's artwork to make something of your own. Activities include: painting, drawing, coloring and more! No registration required.


Monday Mad Libs (starts on January 11th)

Alternating Mondays at 3:15 pm

Every other Monday join us for Mad Libs. Mad Libs are humorous stories that contain missing words. We'll put in our own nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc to fill in the blanks of the story. We'll have a blast laughing and sharing the words we selected, while also learning how words can change the dynamics of a story. This program is designed for grade schoolers. No registration required.


Lego Club (Note the new day as of January / starts again January 6th)

Alternating Wednesdays at 3:15 pm

The Muhlenberg Community Library is on the lookout for Master Lego Builders to help construct our Lego City! Starting September 29th, we will meet every other Wednesday in the children’s section of the library. The program will run from 3:15-4:15pm for ages 10-12 (younger children are welcome, but will need to be accompanied by an adult). Come with your own great ideas or learn something new from other Lego Builders! No registration is required.


Board Game Club (starts January 13th)

Alternating Wednesdays at 3:15 pm

At this grade school program, we will select and play a board game together. No registration is required.


StoryRiders (*starts again on January 14th)

Thursday at 1:00 pm

Join our story rider for stories, songs, fingerplays, creative movement and a craft. Geared for ages 2-5.

Storyriders!


Terrific Tots (on-going)

Friday at 10:00 am

This interactive hour of story-telling, singing, dancing, and other activities is constructed to engage the interests of children ages 2-5. Older siblings are welcome to join in.

**PLEASE NOTE – New library policy states that children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult.


Evening Family Story Time (starts again on January 6th)

Alternating Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 pm

The Muhlenberg Community Library is excited to announce a new story time. We will be offering an evening story time and craft in the children’s section of the library. This is designed for families who can’t attend other programs because of work schedules or to encourage elementary school age children to take part in a story time. The craft will be designed for ages six and up, but all ages are welcome! The start date will be Wednesday, October 28th at 6:30pm and it will be held every other Wednesday after that. Since it will be getting close to bedtime, feel free to wear your pajamas!

Dates through March 2016:

-Wednesday, January 6th                                        -Wednesday, January 20th
-Wednesday, February 3rd                                      -Wednesday, February 17th
-Wednesday, March 2nd                                         -Wednesday, March 16th
-Wednesday, March 30th



Family Bingo Night (starts on January 13th)

Alternating Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 pm

Up for some rounds of BINGO?

Every other Wednesday, Muhlenberg Community Library will be hosting Family Bingo Night from 6:30-7:30. All ages welcome. Winners will receive prizes. Who knows? You just might be a winner!


**PLEASE NOTE – Library policy states that children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult.