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Snuggle Up Reading Club

Families can sign up to read aloud together in March for 15 minutes each day, and earn a free book to keep. Sign up to get your reading calendar online here or at the Children's Desk.

Snuggle Up Reading Club is made possible by the Oregon State Ready to Read grant.

Discovery Kids: Preschool Art & Science Adventures
Saturday, March 11
1-1:45 pm
Story Rooms A & B

Children ages 3-5 and their grown-ups are invited to share a story and art or science fun. No sign-ups are necessary.

Read to a Pet
2nd and last Saturday of the month
1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Children’s Room

This program offers children a relaxing, non-threatening way to improve their reading skills. Visiting dogs and cats have been trained and certified as therapy animals by Paws for Love and are mellow and friendly. This is a drop-in program, and sign-ups are not necessary.

Creative Kids After-School Adventures
Thursday, March 16
4-5 p.m.
Story Rooms A & B

Kids in grades 2 to 5 are invited to explore their creativity and sense of innovation every third Thursday of the month. This program offers the opportunity to develop a variety of skills with different hands-on projects from carpentry to sewing, music-making and more.

Register at the Youth Services Desk or online. Parents are encouraged to stay for the duration of the program and join the fun.

Lego Party
Saturday, February 18, 2-3 p.m.
Story Rooms A & B
Ages 5 & Up

Kids with their grown-ups are invited on the third Saturday of every month for an hour of unstructured Lego play. Legos are provided. Participants only need their imaginations. No sign-ups are necessary.

Upcoming Dates:
March 18

Family Concert featuring
Greta Pedersen

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
10:30 a.m.
Loucks Auditorium

Preschoolers and their families are invited to a special concert filled with music and movement. This program takes the place of our regularly scheduled storytimes for the day. Doors open at 10:15 a.m.

The show is free on a first-come, first-seated basis, and is made possible thanks to the support of the Friends of the Salem Library.

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