Programs on April 28, 2015
Enjoy big books, stories, songs and puppets. Ages 2 1/2 (30 mos.) to 5 with a parent.
Bring your baby or toddler for songs, rhymes and activities. Birth to 36 months. Older siblings welcome.
Kids and parents will enjoy stories, songs and simple crafts. Ages 3-5.
Boone County Project LAUNCH is offering free developmental screenings for young children. Parents will complete an "Ages & Stages" questionnaire and then meet with a specialist who will explain more about childhood developmental stages. Results can help you monitor your child’s motor skills, language development, problem-solving ability and social-emotional skills. Developmental screening can help ensure that a child is on-track for school success. Age 2 mos. to 5 years with parents.
During these unstructured sessions, use library computers to apply for a job, write a résumé, set up an email account, get help navigating the Internet, study for a test with "Learning Express Library" or sharpen your computer skills with our excellent self-guided tutorials. Choose from Keyboarding, Mouse Tutorial, Basic Skills, Computer Basics, Files and Folders, Exploring the Web, Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations. For the tutorials, please bring headphones or purchase a set at the library.
Loaded with books and other materials for kids and parents to check out, Bookmobile, Jr. visits community centers around Columbia.
Create jewelry, figurines or abstract art using different kinds of dough and polymer clay. Some items will need to be baked at home. Age 11 and older.
Enjoy songs, rhymes, big books and flannelboards. Babies and toddlers up to age 2 1/2 (30 mos.) with a parent.
Learn to design greeting cards, newsletters, calendars and more using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Basic computer skills are required. Registration begins Tuesday, April 14.