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Programs for Kids

Hayden MakerTots: Money STEM
A hands-on early introduction to financial literacy using science, technology, engineering, and math stations.
Geared to ages 2-6.
  • Saturday, April 28, 10:30 am to 11:30 am
    Hayden Library
Pop-Up Naturebrary Story Time at the Born Learning Trail
Join us for a nature-themed story walk and hands-on, nature-based activities to get ready for summer!
Geared to ages 2-6
  • Thursday, May 24, 10:30 am to 11:30 am
    Hayden Library

Athol It Club

Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30 pm; Geared to grades K-6 (ends Tuesday, May 8)

Looking for an after school program that does “It” all from science and technology to art and adventures from some of your favorite books? The new “It Club” features something different to explore. Join us, “It” is going to be awesome! Programs are geared to grades K-6. Free! Check any of our libraries to see what’s happening.

April 24: Time to celebrate Earth Day…and National Jelly Bean Day?

May 1: Learn it! Celebrate Mexican heritage for the upcoming Cinco de Mayo!

May 8: Celebrate Water Week in May with STEM activities, crafts, and games.  

Athol Little Renaissance Kids

Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30 am; Geared to ages 3-6 (ends Tuesday, May 8)

Preschoolers are curious kids! Indulge their growing minds at Little Renaissance Kids storytime where we’ll read one story together, then spend the rest of the time independently exploring weekly topics from the worlds of fine art, math & science, world cultures, and active play!


Harrison Little Renaissance Kids, Geared for birth to 5 years
Mondays, 11:30 am

Preschoolers are curious kids. Indulge their growing minds at Little Renaissance Kids storytime where we’ll read one story together, then spend the rest of the time independently exploring weekly topics from the worlds of fine art, math & science, world cultures, and active play.

Harrison It Club

Mondays, 3-4 pm; Grades K-6 (ends Monday, May 7)

Looking for an after school program that does “It” all from science and technology to art and adventures from some of your favorite books? The new “It Club” features something different to explore. Join us, “It” is going to be awesome! Free! Check any of our libraries to see what’s happening.

Programs for Kids

Pop-Up Naturebrary Story Time at the Born Learning Trail
Thursday, May 24, 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Join us for a nature-themed story walk and hands-on, nature-based activities to get ready for summer!
Geared to ages 2-6
Hayden MakerTots: Money STEM
Saturday, April 28, 10:30 am to 11:30 am
A hands-on early introduction to financial literacy using science, technology, engineering, and math stations.
Geared to ages 2-6.

Hayden Little Renaissance Kids

Mondays, 10:30 am; Geared to ages 3-6 (ends Monday, May 7)

Preschoolers are curious kids. Indulge their growing minds at Little Renaissance Kids storytime where we’ll read one story together, then spend the rest of the time independently exploring weekly topics from the worlds of fine art, math & science, world cultures, and active play.

1st Mondays: Math & Science 
2nd Mondays: Art 
3rd Mondays: Play 
4th Mondays: Around the World 

Sensory Story Time

Mondays, 10:30 am; Geared to ages 3-6 (ends Monday, May 7)

A special story time geared to children on the autism spectrum or with other special needs. Explore books, songs, and movement in a structured, fun environment.
Registration preferreda picture schedule of the upcoming story time will be emailed so you and your child can discuss and plan in advance.

Hayden It Club

Mondays, 4-5 pm; Geared to K-6 grade (ends Monday, May 7)

Looking for an after school program that does “It” all from science and technology to art and adventures from some of your favorite books? The new “It Club” features something different to explore. Join us, “It” is going to be awesome! Programs are geared to grades K-6. Free! Check any of our libraries to see what’s happening. 

April 23rd: Act It
April 30th: Film It
May 7th: Plant It

Book Babies

Tuesdays, 10:30 am; Geared to ages Birth-2 (ends Tuesday, May 8)

Join us for this lively language enrichment story time, which includes songs, rhymes, fingerplays, bubbles, and a short story. Stick around afterwards to socialize and join in a baby-friendly playgroup.
Preschool Story Time

Wednesdays & Thursdays, 10:30 am; Geared to ages 3-6 (ends Thursday, May 10)

Come enjoy seasonal stories, songs, flannel boards, crafts, and lots of interactive activities especially for preschoolers!
Toddler Tales

Wednesdays & Thursdays, 10:30 am; Geared to ages 2-3 (ends Thursday, May 10)

Your toddler will love this active story time filled with dancing, show and tell, and a monthly special session of messy science. Stories, songs, games, crafts, and a surprise basket!
Bonjour, Mes Amis!

Fridays, 10:30 am; Geared to ages 2-6 (ends Friday, May 11)

It’s never too early to start learning a foreign language, and we will help your child get a jump-start on being multilingual with this story time filled with books, songs and poems—all in French. Join us for 30 minutes of French fun.
Make It At the Library

3rd Saturdays, 10-11:30 am, Geared for families and friends of all ages

(February 17, March 17, April 21, May 19)

Have you used a green screen? Have you built a tower out of Legos? Have you controlled a robot? You could be an expert tinkerer or someone who has never used a screwdriver. You could be starting kindergarten or looking for something to fill your retirement. This event is for all ages so join us at the library for a time of collaborative building and exploration.

Little Lego robot
MakerTots

4th Saturdays (February 24th, March 24th, April 28th) at the Hayden Library

10:30 am-11:30 am

Join us for hands-on fun exploring science, technology, engineering, and math. Geared to children ages 2-5 years


Pinehurst Little Renaissance Kids

Wednesdays, 10 am; Geared to birth to 5 years (Begins Wednesday, January 17 and ends Wednesday, May 9)

Preschoolers are curious kids. Indulge their growing minds at Little Renaissance Kids storytime where we’ll read one story together, then spend the rest of the time independently exploring weekly topics from the worlds of fine art, math & science, world cultures, and active play.
Pinehurst It Club

Wednesdays, 1:45-3 pm; Geared to K-5 (Begins Wednesday, February 7 and ends Wednesday, May 9)

Looking for an after school program that does “It” all from science and technology to art and adventures from some of your favorite books? The new “It Club” features something different to explore. Join us, “It” is going to be awesome! Free! Check any of our libraries to see what’s happening. 

February Theme: Paint It
March Theme: Code It
April Theme: Build It
May Theme: Play It


Bonjour, Mes Amis!

Thursdays, 10:30 am, 3 - 6 years (ends Thursday, May 10)

It’s never too early to start learning a foreign language, and we will help your child get a jump-start on being multilingual with this story time filled with books, songs and poems—all in French. Join us for 30 minutes of French fun.
Music & Movement

Thursdays, 11:30 am, 3-5 years (ends Thursday, May 10)

Get moving with your child to 'music play'! Learn how moving together with your child to music helps to develop their creativity, pre-reading skills, increases their confidence and more.  Children will also be introduced to a variety of musical instruments and concepts. Sign up is required. Please call the Post Falls Library at 208-773-1506, ext 327 to register.

Family Story Time

Fridays, 10:30 am, Birth - 5 years (ends Friday, May 11)

Join Miss Morgan, Miss Cherie and the Crows for a rocking good time at the library! Playtime from 10:30-11:00am, then fun stories, songs, puppets and a take-home craft.
Book Babies

Mondays – 10:30am, Birth - 2 years (ends Monday, May 7)

Help your little one develop their early learning skills at Book Babies. This language and music filled program is fun for babies AND their grown-ups. Play time and baby friendly art projects each week.
Pre-school Story Time

Mondays, 10:30 am, 3-6 years (ends Monday, May 7)

Join Miss Lucy to explore the wonders of storytelling. Puppets, action songs, flannel stories, take & make crafts and more!
Toddler Tales & Stay n’ Play

Tuesdays, 10:30 am, 18 months - 3 years (ends Tuesday, May 8)

Join Miss Lucy for stories, songs, dancing, puppets, flannel stories. Playtime for little ones with developmentally appropriate toys to follow.
Post Falls Little Renaissance Kids

Wednesdays, 11:00 am, 3 - 6 years (ends Wednesday, May 9)

Preschoolers are curious kids. Indulge their growing minds at Little Renaissance Kids storytime where we’ll read one story together, then spend the rest of the time independently exploring weekly topics from the worlds of fine art, math & science, world cultures, and active play.
Post Falls It Club

Wednesdays, 3:30 – 4:30 pm, K - 5th Grades (ends Wednesday, May 9)

Looking for an after school program that does “It” all from science and technology to art and adventures from some of your favorite books? The new “It Club” features something different to explore. Join us, “It” is going to be awesome! Check any of our libraries to see what’s happening.

Rathdrum Little Renaissance Kids

Mondays, 10:30am; Geared to ages 3-5 (ends Monday, May 7)

Preschoolers are curious kids. Indulge their growing minds at Little Renaissance Kids storytime where we’ll read one story together, then spend the rest of the time independently exploring weekly topics from the worlds of fine art, math & science, world cultures, and active play.
Rathdrum It Club

2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30 pm (ends Wednesday, May 9)

Looking for an after school program that does “It” all from science and technology to art and adventures from some of your favorite books? The new “It Club” features something different to explore. Join us, “It” is going to be awesome! Free! Check any of our libraries to see what’s happening. For grades K-5.


Spirit Lake Little Renaissance Kids

Tuesdays, 10:30 am, Ages 3-5 years (ends Tuesday, May 8)

Preschoolers are curious kids. Indulge their growing minds at Little Renaissance Kids storytime where we’ll read one story together, then spend the rest of the time independently exploring weekly topics from the worlds of fine art, math & science, world cultures, and active play!
Spirit Lake It Club

Tuesdays, 3:15 pm; Geared to grades K-5 (ends Tuesday, May 8)

Looking for an after school program that does “It” all from science and technology to art and adventures from some of your favorite books? The new “It Club” features something different to explore. Join us, “It” is going to be awesome! Free! Check any of our libraries to see what’s happening.

Coffee Shop Storytime
1st Wednesday, 10:30am – March 7th, April 4th, May 2nd
Join Miss Morgan for Storytime at Brickel Creek Coffee! Grown-ups get coffee and kids get stories! What could be better? Storytime is geared toward ages 2-6 years, but everyone is welcome! Located at 6133 Maine St., Spirit Lake