Children's Programming

Children's Programming - December 2017
 
Lego Maker Mondays: 
Monday from 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Do you like LEGOs? Join us in building LEGO creations based on new themes each week inspired by children’s books! Designed for children ages 6-12; children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.  
 
Wee Read Story Time:
Tuesdays at 10:30am 
Designed for children ages 0-3. Enjoy a program full of stories, songs, finger play and more! No registration required.
 
Preschool Story Time: 
Wednesdays at 10:30am 
Designed for children ages 3-5. Enjoy a program full of stories, songs, movement and more! No registration required.
 
Chess Club:
Tuesdays  at 4:00pm
Get ready to ROOK the HOUSE! Tuesdays at 4:00pm! Do you like playing Chess, or would you like to learn how? The Kenai Community Library is proud to offer  a casual program for chess players of all ages and levels. Chess boards will be provided
 

SPECIAL EVENTS

 

American Girl Sewing Project
Friday, December 1st at 4:00pm
Quick, easy, fun, and FREE. Choose between a Christmas cape or a poncho and hat set! This program is suitable for children ages 8 and up.  Class size is limited to 8 participants so sign up early at the front desk. No experience needed! Sewing pattern is for American girl or 18” Dolls.

 

Raspberry Pi Club:
Saturday, December 2nd at 2:00pm

Come join us at the library to create games, inventions, learn how to program, make music with Sonic Pi, meet new friends, and more! Whether you want to hone your skills or are learning about Pi’s for the first time, the Raspberry Pi Club is  for you!

 

 

Christmas Jam Workshop:
Thursday, December 7th  at 5:30pm

Come to this interactive workshop and learn how to make a delicious strawberry and cranberry Christmas Jam! All participants will go home with their own jar of jam that we make during the class.  Class size is limited to  10 people.  This is a FREE class but you must pre-register. Sign up at the front desk or call Ryanna at 283-8208.

 

Mini Wreaths Workshop:
Saturday, December 9th at 3:30pm

Learn how to make homemade Christmas wreaths in this fun, hands on class. We’ll show techniques for making, and decorating wreaths for all seasons, then create your own mini wreath to take home. Space is limited so sign up at the library front desk today.

 

Friends of the Library Holiday Party:
Sunday, December 10th at 2:00pm

Join the Friends of the Kenai Community Library to celebrate another successful year! All are welcome! Light refreshments provided.

 

Holiday Block Prints:
Wednesday, December 13th at 4:00pm

Come learn how to make Christmas card block prints from artist James Adcox in this hands on class. Appropriate for ages 9 and older. Class size limited to 8 people, must pre-register to attend.

 

Christmas Earrings:
Friday, December 15th at 4:00pm

Learn an easy beading technique and take home a pair of beautiful earrings!  This FREE project is for ages 12 and up, class size is limited to 9 people. Please pre-register at the front desk or call Lilly at 283-4378.

 

Jane Austen Tea:
Saturday, December 16th at 2:00pm

In  Honor of Miss Jane Austen’s Birthday, you are cordially invited to Tea. We will be having tea, hot chocolate, light refreshments, a trivia quiz, and a movie along with your witty conversation. Holiday/Tea Dress encouraged. Please RSVP by signing up a the Library information desk. Limited to 25 participants, suitable for ages 10 and up.

 

American Girl Club:
Monday, December 18th at 4:00pm

Join us at the Kenai Community Library for our monthly American Girl Club!  We will be making picture frame Christmas ornaments!  Bring your doll (doesn't have to be an American Girl) or use one of ours! The doll house will be out for everyone to play with. Meets at the same time as LEGO Club.

 

Let’s Draw- Basic Drawing for Kids:
Wednesday, December 20th at 4:00pm

Have fun drawing CARTOONS for the season with Mr. James! In this interactive class we will be designing our own cartoon characters! If you plan to attend please sign up at the front desk!  Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Christmas Carols at the Library:
Friday, December 22nd at 4:30pm
Join a friendly librarian at the Kenai Community Library for some holiday songs around the fireplace. We’ll be passing out song sheets so everyone can participate. Sing the songs you know, or just come and listen. It’s sure to be fun for the whole family. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Scavenger Hunt Drop-In:
December 26th – 30th ALL DAY

Pick up a Scavenger Hunt clue sheet at the front desk and find hidden characters throughout the library! Win a prize with a completed clue sheet! All ages are welcome to play.

 

Winter Movies:
December 27th at 2:00pm

Winter is here! Come enjoy some family friendly winter movies. Join us for the 2003 film about a man who was raised as an elf and travels to New York City to meet his real father creating all kinds of festive chaos along the way. The movie is rated PG and we’ll be serving popcorn and soda. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Winter Movies:
December 28th at 2:00pm

Winter is here! Come enjoy some family friendly winter movies. We’ll be showing the 1998 movie about a Musician who dies and is then given a second chance to be with his family when he is magically turned into snowman. Popcorn and soda will be provided. The movie is rated PG. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

 

Raspberry Pi Club:
Saturday, January 6th at 2:00pm

Come join us at the library to create games, inventions, learn how to program, make music with Sonic Pi, meet new friends, and more! Whether you want to hone your skills or are learning about Pi’s for the first time, the Raspberry Pi Club is for you!