Youth

In accordance with our mission, the Alpine Public Library regularly offers programs that connect our diverse and geographically remote communities with information resources to encourage literacy and promote lifelong learning.

Jun. 15, 2024:

Summertime Smoothies and Stories: Jugo Smoothie Shop

Cool off  at JUGO smoothie shop for this reading event: Under the Sea Story Time, Fishy Craft Project, Side Walk Chalk, and a Bubble Blast!  Ages 6-12. Saturday June 15, 2:00pm.  Jugo smoothie shop is located at 208 W. Holland.

Cursive Writing for Kids!

Cursive writing is making a come back! Try our cursive writing courses this summer with Avril and Mary Beth. For dates and times, please call the library at 837-2621 to make arrangements for your course. Recommended for kids 7 on up. Adults are welcome, too!

Beanstack Reading

Beanstack is the world’s simplest way to organize and keep tract of your reading.  All the tools you need to inspire you and your family to discover books, reach reading goals, improve literacy skills, and become life-long readers are found here: alpinepubliclibrary.beanstack.org

Cubelets

Build robots that spin, squeak, slide, and sing!  Wednesdays, 9:30-11:00, June 12 – August 7.  Ages 6-12.

TinkerCad Open Lab

Learn the basics of 3D design and make models of your ideas!  Fridays, 10:00am-12:00pm, June 7 – August 8. Ages 7-12.

Adventure Begins at APL! Summer Reading Program

Meets every Tuesday from 3:00pm-5:00pm, June 11- August  5th. Each session starts with 30 minutes of playful exercise followed by a Popsicle break and ends with themed reading and activities. Ages 6-12.

Toddler Time

Reading, finger-plays, singing, dancing,  and sensory tables every Thursday morning at 10:00 am. Ages 0-5

 

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Get all the information and materials you need to meet the goal of reading 1000 books to your child before entering kindergarten.  Packets are available at the front desk.

Yes, you can do it!