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Kids Programs

 

HelpMeGrowHelp Me Grow

May 1
10:00 - 11:00 am
Story Room

Come to the Story Room for open playtime with your child. The staff of Help Me Grow Utah will be on hand to offer information about your child's development, their behavior, available community resources and more!


ElephantandPiggieMeet Elephant and Piggie

May 3
10:00 - 11:00 am
Children's Department

It's Children's Book Week- come celebrate with us! Meet Elephant and Piggie and drop in for crafts and activities.

WCDC Spring 2018

Children's Creative Dance Class

May 3
3:30 pm and 4:30 pm
Story Room

  • For ages 3-6 years old.

Come join us for a free creative dance class taught by qualified instructors from Wasatch Contemporary Dance Company! WCDC is a professional performance group and a registered nonprofit orgainization based out of Provo. Wear comfortable clothing; formal dance attire not required.

Registration for 3:30 Class opens April 30

Registration for 4:30 Class opens April 30


Toddler Time blockSpecial Story Time

May 16
10:00 am
Story Circle

Come join us for a special story time! Librarians from around the state will be here to observe the unique way in which Provo City Library presents their story times. We need our favorite families (YOU!) to be in attendance to create an authentic experience. This will be the only story time we present during the month of May, do don't miss out on the fun!


ReadingwithoutwallsReading Without Walls Challenge

May 1-31

Join us in participating in the challenge created by former National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, Gene Yang! During the month of May, expand your reading horizons in ONE of these three ways:

  • Read a book about a character who doesn't look or live like you.
  • Read a book about a topic you don't know much about.
  • Read a book in a format that hyou don't normally read for fun.

When you complete the challenge, come to the Children's Desk for a certificate and a small prize!

EL EnglishEarly Literacy Parent/Child Workshop

Mondays
9:30-10:00 am
Story Room

  • For children ages 2-3 years old and a parent/caregiver.
  • Hands-on activities that support early literacy. There are four classes that repeat each month.
  • Preregister online the week before the class
  • More information

Registration Closed

EL SpanishAlfabetización Temprana en Español

Primer lunes de cada mes / First Monday of the Month
11:00-11:30 am
Story Room

  • Para niños de 0-4 y sus padres/apoderados.
  • Actividades prácticas que ayudan con Alfabetización.

mnpageMonday Night @ the Library

  • Cuentos (Spanish Story Time): Every Monday 6:30 pm in Story Circle
  • Family Story Time: 2nd and 4th Mondays 7:05 pm in Story Circle
  • Make and Take Crafts: 2nd and 4th Mondays 6:30-8:00 pm in Story Room
  • Entertainment for Families: 1st and 3rd Mondays 7:00 pm in Ballroom
  • More information

Toddler Time blockToddler Time

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
10:00 am & 11:00 am
Story Circle

Fridays
11:00 am
Story Circle

  • For children ages 1-2 years old.
  • Stories, songs, fingerplays and a puppet show.
  • Parent/caregiver must accompany their children to Toddler Time.

Preschool Time blockPreschool Time

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
10 am & 11 am
Story Room

  • For children ages 3-5 years old.
  • Songs, stories, fingerplays and a puppet show for children ready to separated from their parent/caregiver.
  • Please arrive on time. Latecomers are welcome to attend Toddler Time.

Book Babies blockBook Babies

Mondays & Fridays
10:00 am
Story Circle

  • For children ages 0-12 months old.
  • Age appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and puppets for babies and caregivers.

CuentosCuentos/Spanish Story Time

Cada lunes / Mondays
6:30 pm
Story Circle

Cada viernes / Fridays
10:30 am
Story Room

Música, cuentos, y actividades para los niños y sus padres o encargados.

Minecraft blockKids' Minecraft

1st and 3rd Tuesdays
4:00 - 5:00 pm
Shaw Programming Room #260

  • For ages 8-12 years old.
  • 1st Tuesday: Survival Mode
  • 3rd Tuesday: Creative Mode
  • Families must show a current Provo City Library card or registered Orem Library card at the door to participate.
  • Preregister online beginning the preceding Monday at 10:00 am.

Registration Closed

Kids Coding blockKids' Coding

2nd and 4th Tuesdays
4:00 pm
Story Room

Learn computer coding through games and activities! This is a self-paced lab appropriate for beginner, intermediate, and advanced coders.

  • For ages 8-12 years old.
  • Families must show a current Provo City Library card or registered Orem Library card at the door to participate.
  • Preregister online beginning the preceding Monday at 10:00 am.

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LKSRlegoLEGO Crew Jr.

1st and 3rd Wednesdays
4:15 - 5:00 pm
Story Room

  • For ages 5-8 years old.
  • You bring the imagination, and we'll provide the LEGO's! Build your own or in a group. Finished creations will be put on display.
  • Families must show a current Provo City Library card or registered Orem Library card at the door to participate.
  • Preregister online beginning the preceding Monday at 10:00 am.

Registration Closed

KidsCameras blockKids & Cameras

Wednesdays
7:00 - 8:00 pm
Story Room

  • For ages 9-12 years old.
  • This media-rich program is for creative, collaborative kids interested in learning about movies and trying their hand at the many different elements of filmmaking. Gain some skills and try new things in front and behind a camera!
  • Begin with our two classes in camera basics and editing, then branch out into other exciting topics.
  • Families must show a current Provo City Library card or registered Orem Library card at the door to participate.
  • Preregister online beginning the preceding Monday at 10:00 am.

APRIL SCHEDULE

April 4: Editing Basics

April 11: Paper Stop Motion

April 18: Prop Characters

April 25: Models and Miniatures--Under the Sea

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LKJR new blockLibrary Kids Jr.

Thursdays
4:15 - 5:00 pm
Young Special Events Room, #201

  • For ages 5-8
  • Literacy-based programs for school age children
  • Families must have a current Provo City Library card or registered Orem Library card to participate.
  • Preregister online beginning the preceding Monday at 10:00 am.
  • More information

LKSR new blockLibrary Kids Sr.

Thursdays
4:15 - 5:00 pm
Story Room

  • For ages 8-12
  • Literacy-based programs for school age children
  • Families must have a current Provo City Library card or registered Orem Library card to participate.
  • Preregister online beginning the preceding Monday at 10:00 am.
  • More information

Preschool Play blockPreschool Play

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Story Circle

Join us in the Story Circle for self-guided playtime with your child.

Girls Read blockGirls Read Book Club

4th Tuesday of the Month
7:00 pm
Story Room

  • Book talks, crafts and treats.
  • Girls ages 9-12 and their parent/caregiver
  • Preregister online at the beginning of each month.
  • More information
Guys Read block

Guys Read Book Club

4th Thursday of the Month
7:00 pm
Story Room

  • Book talks, crafts and treats.
  • Boys ages 9-12 and their parent/caregiver.
  • Preregister online at the beginning of each month.
  • More information
Little artists

Little Artists

An occasional art and story activity for children ages 4-6 and a parent or caregiver. New Little Artist activities accompany each new exhibit in The Attic at Academy Square. 

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all ages programs block

Programs for All Ages

See a list of upcoming programs open to all age groups.

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