WACO-MCLENNAN COUNTY LIBRARY

Kids Events & Activities

 Fall

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Elementary Ages

LEGO Lab @ Central

Ages 6 – 11  Use our bricks to make a creation that we display!

Saturdays, September 19, October 17, November 21, at  1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Registration Required / Limited Space

Crafty Kids @ Central

Ages 6-12 @ Central Library from 1:30 – 2:30
Saturdays , September 26 and December 12 / Register on-line

Kids Computer Class @ South

Third Thursday  @ South Waco Library  at 4 pm for Grades 3 – 7

Explore a different topic each month / Register on-line   
First class: September 17

Saturday Science Lab @ Central

Ages 6 to 12  @ Central Library – 1:30
Presented by Matt Menefee * Register on-line
         October 10 – Creepy and Gross! 
                      Just in time for Halloween
       November 14 – Topic to be announced

Sensory Storytime @ West

for special needs children
Ages 3-12  from 4 – 5 pm @ West Waco Library (Monthly on 2nd Thursday)  

Next class is October 8. Register Online.

Preschool Ages

Grandparents  Day Celebration @ Central

Thursday, September 10 at 10:30 a.m.

Join us for stories, refreshments, crafts and other activities to celebrate our Mimis, Nanas, Grannies, Grandpas, Pops, Abuelos!

Curiosity Week@ the Library

Celebrate September 15 - 18 at Storytimes. Enjoy stories about George and the Man with the yellow hat. Do Crafts and Games - Meet Curious George - and a guest from the CAMERON PARK ZOO!  Costume courtesy of Baylor Bookstore.

Tuesday, September 15 Bledsoe-Miller
Wednesday, September 16  West Waco
Thursday, September 17 Central Library
Friday, September 18  South Waco Library

No registration required

Baby Time @ West

6-week series @ West Waco Library for Birth – 12 months

TUESDAYS, October 13 – November 17, at 10:30                       

Limited Space/Register on-line

Toddler Time @ Central

Ages 1 to 3 

WEDNESDAYS at 10:00 & 10:45       

Starts September 16

Storytime @ all Libraries

Ages 3-6  at 10:30 a.m.   

Begins the week of September 14
TUESDAYS – Bledsoe-Miller Recreation Center, 300 N. MLK Jr. Blvd.
WEDNESDAYS – West Waco Library, 5301 Bosque Blvd. 
THURSDAYS – Central Library, 1717 Austin Ave.
FRIDAYS – South Waco Library, 2737 S. 18th

Block Party @ Central

For preschoolers and Toddlers

Sundays September 20, October 11, at  1:30 p.m.– 3 p.m.

Build, Play, Create, with our large blocks and manipulatives.
Registration Required/Limited Space

Summer Reading Club@ the Library

Wow, did we ever have a successful Reading Club this summer!

We held 90 programs with 4,422 attendees. And 2,116 readers and listeners signed up for the "Every Hero Has a Story" reading club. Over 20,050 items were read! Congratulations to everyone who participated.

eBooks for Kids

Arbordale Publishing eBooks for Children

These educational picture books provide stories that explore nature and promote science and math.  The site also includes, "For Creative Minds” activities, crafts, and reading / math quizzes for each title and are available in English and Spanish text and audio. 

Helpful Resources

Homework Help

Book Lists

Kids Games Websites