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Kids Special Events

All Library programs are canceled until April 13 due to the uncertainty about the Coronavirus. Please watch our website as more information becomes available.

Fun free entertainment for all ages! Click here for even more special events just for Tweens, kids ages 9—12.

Celebrate National Library Week with Juggler Crazy Craig!

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 > 4:30 pm—5:15 pm
Celebrate National Library Week with a wildly entertaining juggler, Crazy Craig! Don’t miss this afterschool fun for all ages.  100 FREE TICKETS available today at the Information Desk five minutes prior to the event. Tickets not available in advance. Due to space limitations library activities cannot accommodate special groups.

Barking Book Buddies! Read to a Dog Program

Saturday April 25, 2020  > 1—3 pm TO BE DETERMINED
Reading to dogs helps kids improve self-confidence and reading fluency!  Barking book buddies from the Fur Angels Pet Therapy Group will visit the library for quiet one-on-one sessions with kids reading independently up through grade 5. Participating kids will also receive an I LOVE TO READ plush dog to read to at home. Sign up begins one week before the scheduled program, April 18th. Please call or register in person at the Information Desk. This program generously sponsored by The Friends of the Library.  

Drop-In Mother’s Day Beaded Bracelet Craft

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 > 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Make a beautiful beaded bracelet for Mother’s Day! All ages welcome. Children age 4 and younger please attend with a caregiver. No registration required, just drop in! Due to space limitations library activities cannot accommodate special groups. For information about this craft and other fun creative projects visit www.craftcorners.com

Discover the World of Reptiles and Amphibians!

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 > 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dan Briere from Little Creatures Co., introduces kids to fascinating live reptiles and amphibians including a Panther Chameleon, Green Iguana, Indian Star Tortoise, American Alligator, and many more! All ages welcome. 100 FREE TICKETS available today at the Information Desk five minutes prior to the event. Tickets not available in advance. Due to space limitations library activities cannot accommodate special groups. littlecreaturesco.com

Tips for Attending Events

  • Kids special events are intended for Northville residents and recommended for all kids up through those entering 5th grade.
  • Due to space limitations library activities cannot accommodate special groups.
  • Certain activities require a FREE TICKET available immediately prior to daily events at the Information Desk. Expect a waiting line for tickets and please understand shows may “sell out.”
  • Tickets may not be reserved in advance. A maximum of four tickets per person.
  • “Drop-In” activities do not require a ticket.
  • Tween programs are exclusively for kids ages 9 – 12. Registration is required for Tween events. Register online per registration dates.