Events: Hands On Activities
Children Blast off with Magic Bob and get lost in space! With the help of Magic Bob, kids will discover (or rediscover) that every time they open a book, they blast off on an amazing adventure.
Children Kids can make their own stress balls for stress relief during this program!
Children Make paintings resembling fireworks with this Fourth of July-inspired craft event!
Children Join us for survival presentations and activities inspired by the "I Survived" book series!
Children Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians are welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities.
Children Join Jim Lenz as he infuses comedy, drama, audience participation, and his love of science into one unique, zany, and unforgettable performance!
Children Kids in grades K-5 can make their own slime during our scientific slime lab!
Adults Adults can learn the basics of dyeing fabrics with vegetable dyes and more during this free informational presentation!
Children Touch mammoth tusks, bear skulls, and more as Sean the Mammoth Hunter talks about life in the Ice Age!
Children Discover how the sky is the biggest storybook in the universe as you listen to some of the ancient stories about the star patterns. Plus, create a constellation scope and art!
All-Ages Celebrate Harry Potter's birthday by making your own magic wand at the library!
Adults & Teens If you've ever thought about writing the story of your life, or would like to help a family member do it, join us in Marathon City to get an idea what it takes to write an autobiography or memoir!
Children Join us for a vege-tastic story time with tales promoting the produce, songs celebrating celery and other veggies and games!
Children Children of all ages are invited to join us to learn a little bit of what it takes to be an astronaut!
Children Capture a galaxy in a bottle during this unique craft program for kids!
Adults Make decorative, colorful coasters using markers and other supplies!
Kids & Teens Make paper airplanes, straw rockets and straw planes!
Adults Some crafts can be elaborate and intricate, but others can be a fun, relatively simple project - like our chicken pin cushion!
Children Join us once a month for themed stories and crafts based on a variety of pop culture favorites!
Children Kids can create a cute paper hedgehog during this free craft event!
Children Kids can learn the basics of hand quilting!
All-Ages Create unique decor for your home or office!