Come to the Central Library to make a Mermaid or Ninja friend using a variety of fun materials! Children should be accompanied by an adult. Please pre-register in order to guarantee supplies.
Come to the Central Library to learn how to make friendship bracelets for yourself or your BFF. Children should be accompanied by an adult. Please pre-register in order to guarantee supplies.
The LEGO bricks will be available in the Children's Area, so bring your imagination and get ready to build.
Do you need a calm place to play? Then come to the Forest Avenue Calming Room for a sensory interactive experience! This is an unsupervised, drop-in program for youth. Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver over 12 years old.
Come and create a gorgeous painting of Japanese cherry blossoms. This program is for children ages six to twelve and requires preregistration. Younger siblings may attend if accompanied by an adult.
Come to the library to hang out with therapy dog Annie. Annie is a two-year-old golden retriever and licensed therapy dog. Annie will be in the Children's Area from 10:30-11:30 a.m. for kids to come in and read to her, give her a snuggle, or just say hi.
Discover fascinating facts about this ocean creature and make your own jellyfish in a jar to take home. Science Wednesdays is a chance for kids ages six to twelve to explore different aspects of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). Please preregister for this program.
Experience the aquarium at the Omaha Zoo without ever leaving the library. Get up close and personal with ocean animals through a video conference on the big screen with a real zoologist. Science Wednesdays is a chance for kids ages six to twelve to explore different aspects of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). Please preregister for this program.
Bring the entire family together early in the evening for stories, songs and occasional crafts. It's a great way for busy parents to relax and listen to stories with their children. You can even wear your jammies!
The whole family can come to the library for stories, rhymes and songs. Children's Area