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.

NEW! TeenZone@APL Website now live!

Apr. 20, 2019:

Easter Bunny at the Library, April 20

Puppet Show! Crafts! Stories! Dance with the Easter Bunny–immediately following the Easter Egg Hunt at Kokernot Park.  Time to be announced.

May. 7, 2019:

Mother’s Day Program, May 7

Make a gift for mom at the library on Tuesday, May 7, from 3:30–5:30pm.  Moms relax on the porch and enjoy coffee and pastries while kids work in the Community Room.  Ages 4 on up.  Volunteers are available to help younger children.

S.T.E.A.M. Family Nights

Strengthen S.T.E.A.M. skills with the power of family learning.  All families with children ages 5-12 are welcome to join the fun at 6:30 pm on the following dates.  A nutritious snack is served and storytelling is included.

October 24: Candy Mazes
November 14: The Science of Sound
December 12: Mathematics Night
January 30: Spirolaterals
February 13: Slime, Oobleck, Magnetic putty, Kinetic Sand
March 27: Ozobots!
April 24: Stomp Rockets

Toddler Time: Thursday Morning at 10:30am

Toddler Time is an early literacy program for children ages 0-5.  Join us every Thursday morning from 10:30-11:30 am for learning centers, reading, songs, finger plays, and musical movement.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Get all the information and materials you need to meet the goal of reading 1000 books to your child before the age of 5.
Packets are available at the front desk.  Yes, you can do it!