Youth Services


On Wednesday, November 28, teens ages 10-18 are invited to stop by the library at 3:30pm for an afternoon of playing video games, making crafts, hanging out with friends and eating pizza.

Family Movie: Incredibles 2

Stop by the library on Friday, November 23 at 2pm to catch a free showing of the movie Incredibles 2. The film is rated PG and has a runtime of 125 minutes.

T-Rex Tea Party

Celebrate Dinovember with a dinosaur themed tea party! On Monday, November 19 at 10am, we'll enjoy stories, hands-on activities and, of course, some dino treats. It's a party, so feel free to come dressed to impress - costumes, hats and fanciness welcome! This program is for ages 2-6.

Writing Camp for Kids

Love to write? Dream of being an author? Celebrate National Novel Writing Month on Wednesday, November 14 at 4pm with a fun, interactive writing workshop for kids in 5th-8th grade. Space is limited, so be sure to preregister for this event! Instruction by Sylvan Learning Center.

Full STEAM Ahead

Each month there is a program for kids 7-12 years old! We’ll do STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Art Math) activities and have fun. This month - on Thursday, November 8 at 4pm - we will contribute our art skills to a community service project with Kids' Food Basket, a West Michigan organization dedicated to preventing [...]

Halloween Dance Classes for Kids

Dancing can be a lot of fun! Preschoolers and toddlers will get the opportunity to learn some dance moves on Monday, October 29. There are two classes that day: one for preschoolers ages 3-5 that starts at 10am and lasts for 45 minutes, and a 30 minute class for toddlers ages 18 mo - 2 yrs [...]

Cancelled – Lord of the Gourd

UPDATE: Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Lord of the Gourd will not be able to make it to the library today, but we hope to reschedule the event!

Pumpkin Painting for Kids

October is the time for pumpkin fun! On Monday, October 22 at 4pm, we’ll be having our annual Pumpkin Painting for Kids. Kids need to bring their creativity and imagination, but we’ll supply the pumpkins and paints for the first 70 children. The possibilities are endless! We can’t wait to see you and hope you [...]

Harry Potter Escape Room Challenge

Puzzle your way through to victory together in this Harry Potter style escape room challenge on Thursday, October 18 at 4pm. Can you work together to solve the puzzles, unlock the boxes and find the answers? Preregistration is required. This program is for ages 10-18.  

Family Movie: The Little Vampire

Stop by the library on Friday, October 12 at 2pm to catch a free showing of the movie The Little Vampire. The film is rated PG and has a runtime of 95 minutes.