Thank you to all the participants who submitted their entries in the Every Hero Has a Story Art and Essay Contest. All contestants and their families are invited to a reception on April 7th at 6:30 p.m. at the Central Library, 1717 Austin Ave. Winners will be announced and prizes awarded. Call 750-5944 for more information. Prizes are donated by the Friends of the Waco-McLennan County LIbrary.
Saturday, April 25 - Presentations throughout the day!
Puppet Shows by Rick Strot, Allen Ware, and the Teen Library Crew
11:00 Rick Strot "The Little Red Riding Hood"
1:00 Ware House Puppets "The Gingerbread Man"
2:00 TLC performers "Why the Sun is Yellow"
4:00 Play Therapy Centerstage Productions "Stop Bullying Now! Healing thru Music"
Presented by the City of Waco Solid Waste Services - The Environmental Crimes Detective will be on board. Learn interesting Trash Facts and Recycling Tips. A fun game is included for the kids.
7:00 - 8:30 p. m.
East Waco Library - Monday, March 30
Central Library - Monday, April 6
West Waco Library - Thursday, April 23
South Waco Library - Tuesday, April 28
See what was made in our Annual Kite Workshop, with the Sertoma Club!
Monthly on a Saturday from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 21, "Spring Crafts Fest" - It's all about eggs, bugs, butterflies, flowers and other crafty ideas to welcome Spring!
Call 750-5942 for more information
Water Safety / Mother's Day with a Craft and Puppet Show
Register Online to receive an email reminder - the whole family is welcome!
Ages 6 — 12 years
Monthly 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 20
Use our LEGO bricks to make and display something cool as you make new friends at this monthly lab.
Please register online for each session, space is limited.
Central Library: Tuesdays, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. (not available Mar 3 and April 7)
East Waco Library: Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
West Waco Library: Mondays 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Home work tutor assistance ends May 15. Not available during school break.
Homework Help is for 1st - 8th grade. Please bring an assignment that you need help on. Tutors will work in round-robin fashion with all students who are present. Parents are encouraged to remain in the Library while their child is being tutored.
Reservations are not required.
Please call 750-5942 (Central Library) or 750-8620 (East Waco Library) or 750-5956 (West Waco Library) for more information.
3rd through 7th grades
4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
3rd THURSDAY each month
Register Online / Limited Space
For Ages 3 to 6 at 10:30 a.m.
No Programs March 9 – 13 and April 13-17. Series ends May 22
Tuesdays — EAST WACO Library, 901 Elm St
Wednesdays — WEST WACO Library, 5301 Bosque Blvd
Thursdays — CENTRAL Library, 1717 Austin Ave
Fridays — SOUTH WACO Library, 2737 S. 18th St
No Registration is Required
Ages 12 to 36 Months
No Programs: March 11, April 1, and May 6. Series Ends May 20
Wednesdays at 10:00 AND 10:45 a.m.
No Registration is required
Birth to Ages 12 months
Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.
March 17 - April 28 (no program April 14)
Limited Space/Register Online
2737 S. 18th
Held Monthly on the First Friday
April 3 at 11:30 a.m., May 1 at 11:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
No Registration Required
Ages 3—12 years
A 4-month series for children with Special Needs
2nd Thursday each month @ 4:00 p.m.
Register Online/ limited space.
Ages Toddler to Pre-K
Monthly 1:30—3 p.m.
Build * Play * Create
Register Online for each session/ Limited space