WACO-MCLENNAN COUNTY LIBRARY

Kids Events & Activities

Summer Classes

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Reading Clubs, Summer Showcase and other Special Events. June 1st - August 8th.

Summer Reading Club

  • Ages 11 and under, registration during June.
  • Earn super hero prizes and treats for reading (or pre-readers can listen to stories) by August 8th. 
  • Read at home, on vacation, in the car – Super Heroes read everywhere!

Summer Showcase & Family Nights @ All Libraries

June 9th – July 31st
Plays * Puppets * Animals * Magicians * Music * Science

Summer Showcase Schedule:

This year brings us a POWERful line-up of performers!
Tuesdays  -  Bledsoe-Miller Rec. Center 9:30 & 10:30
(Held at 300 N. MLK Jr. Blvd., East Waco Library is closed for renovation)

Wednesdays – West Waco Library at 10:30 & 1:30

Thursdays – Central Library at 10:30 & 1:30

Fridays – South Waco Library at 10:30 & 1:30

FAMILY NIGHTS @ Central & West

More shows & activities for the whole family!

7:00 pm

Tuesdays, June 9, 16, 23, 30 @ Central Library

Thursdays, July 9, 16, 23, 30 @ West Waco Library

To see a full description of each performance, visit the Library Calendar for June and July

Angel Paws Reading Buddies @ Central

Read to a friendly dog!
Monday Evenings from June 8 - 29:  6:30 – 8 pm     
Wednesday Mornings, June 10–July 22: 10:30 am 12:00 noon

Registration Required / Limited Space

Please call 750-5952 to reserve a time; spaces fluctuate each session.

Kids Only - Book Discussion Series @ Central

Ages 8 – 11 focus on a different book each week
through games, activities, snacks and crafts.

Monday Evenings in July,  6 – 7:30 pm 

Registration Required / Limited Space

LEGO Lab @ Central

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

Saturdays, June 20 & July 18,  1:30 – 3 pm

Registration Required / Limited Space

Block Party @ Central

For preschoolers and Toddlers

Sundays, June 28 & July 26,   1:30 – 3 pm

Build, Play, Create, with our large blocks and manipulatives

Registration Required/Limited Space

"Saving Money" for Kids @ Central

Special Program! Presented by First Community Bank

Monday, July 13 at 10:30 am at Central Library

Stories and Activities for K—3rd grade on helping children understand the value of saving their money.

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