Here be Dragons & Unicorns at the East Side Library! Join us for stories, songs, crafts, games, glitter and more at this special Saturday storytime! There may even be a special guest arriving via rainbow. Costumes welcome! All ages.
Gotta catch ‘em all! Solve puzzles and find pokémon to break out of this escape room before time runs out! For elementary ages. Registration required.
Gotta catch ‘em all! Solve puzzles and find pokémon to break out of this escape room before time runs out! Ages 12-18. Registration required.
Get excited for MyDMPL Con by searching for your favorite Harry Potter characters in the Children's Area.
Between 9:00 AM-10:00 AM, the East Side Library invites families and children with special needs to borrow materials and enjoy the library’s sensory stations. We will reduce the lighting and have areas set up to encourage activity or provide calming spaces. Our friendly staff will be on hand to answer questions and help you find materials that are perfect for your family!
Celebrate Earth Day by exploring the textures, smells, shapes, colors, and more of the world! We'll have sensory stations set up that visit the sea, land, and sky. This is a drop-in, unsupervised activity.
Kids! Stop by the South Side Library from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and visit the Art Cart! Draw, create and color pictures in our Children's Area! For youth ages 3-12. This is an unsupervised, drop-in program. Parent or guardian must be present with children. Materials are available while supplies last.
Visit the Children's Area between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. to create a rabbit craft to take home with you. The craft will be available while supplies last.
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and crafts in English and Spanish.
All branches closed for Easter.
Get excited for MyDMPL Con by searching for your favorite Star Wars characters in the Children's Area.
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.
Children ages three to five can come and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and more, followed by a craft.
Play, Grow, Learn! is an opportunity for you to use the Imagination Station to explore early literacy tips and books, play with others, and develop early literacy skills using Forest Avenue Library's space and toys. This is an unsupervised, drop-in playtime where parents and caregivers are encouraged to interact with their children. Many items will be available for free exploration and play.