S.T.E.A.M. Sessions allow children (ages 5-11) to develop their skills in S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math). Join us for a Special S.T.E.A.M. Session with a guest presenter from the Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection on Wednesday, Sept. 18 from 4-5 p.m. During this program, children can use everyday materials to create a miniature solar-powered windmill in the Rural Hall Branch Library Auditorium.
Teens will learn about the importance of kola nuts on Friday, Sept 6 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library. Children will learn about the beautiful beaded crowns of the Yoruba people in West Africa and build their own crown on Tuesday, Sept. 10 from 4:30- 5:30 p.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library. Everyone can learn about the culture of the Igbo people in Nigeria on Thursday, Sept. 19 at 4-5 p.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library.
Banned Books Week is September 22-28! Speak out against censorship by celebrating the books that people have tried to ban from libraries. Write to your favorite authors of banned books!
Walkertown Branch Library is excited to offer a variety of programs for Kids and Teens in September. Kids (and accompanying caregivers) can come to Storytime, dance with us at Music and Movement, or have free coloring sheets! Teens can learn STEAM skills, become volunteers, or come play games. Come to watch a family-friendly movie. Choose what interests you!
Stop by the Lewisville Branch anytime between 2-4 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 9 to build your own creations with LEGOs, Roylco Straws, Kid K'nex, and MAKEDO (cardboard construction). Fun for all ages! Free and open to the public.
Youth ages preschool-12th grade are invited to submit designs for Forsyth County Public Library's 42nd Annual Bookmark Contest!
Build with Legos in a sensory-friendly and supportive environment at the Lewisville Branch Library. Recommended for ages 5-11. Please register in advance by filling out the online form found in this article. Please call 336-703-2940 if you need assistance in filling out the form or for more information about the program.
Children and caregivers can attend sensory-friendly programs throughout Forsyth County Public Libraries. Please check the list of upcoming events for more information.
Children share a favorite book that they have read and then build LEGO creations based off of their books. Lego Book Club meets on the third Saturday of the month (except for August, December, and May) from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library.
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and activities to improve early literacy. Storytimes at the Lewisville Branch are Tuesday and Wednesday mornings at 10:15 a.m.
We had such a fun time together this summer at Walkertown Branch Library! We're excited to highlight all the fun and announce our summer reading drawing winners.
Sample the cuisine of different African countries at the Lewisville Branch Library on Friday, Sept. 27 from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Children and teens will present information and food from their choice of an African country. Everyone is welcome to come to learn about African countries and to sample the flavors of Africa. For children or teens to eat, a parent will need to sign a permission form (this can be signed ahead of time). If you are interested in presenting, please call 336-703-2940.
Children and their caregivers are welcome to join us each week for storytimes in the Rural Hall Branch Library Auditorium. Toddler Storytime (birth-2 years old) meets every Monday from 11-11:30 a.m. and includes stories, songs, rhymes, and bubbles. Preschool Storytime (3-5 years old) meets every Thursday from 11-11:45 a.m. and includes stories, songs, flannel activities, rhymes, and a coloring activity.
In this program for ages 2 to 5, we'll mix LEGO projects into storytime.
Join us at Fourth of July Park in Kernersville the first Saturday of most months at 10 a.m.
We welcome all families to a free film in a sensory-friendly environment the first Friday of most months.