Children's Programs

Frontier Days 7-25-17
Maker Camp-2017
We're a Maker Camp Affiliate again this year! Maker Camp is Monday through Friday from 2:00-3:00pm, and it's for ages 8 & up. We'll have a different project or activity every day at  this free, drop-in program. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to see photos and videos of the cool, fun stuff the kids are doing this summer! You can also make at home and learn more about making at makercamp.com.

Children's Programs


Story Time
Date: Wednesdays
Time: 10:00am
Ages: 12 years and younger
Registration: Free, no registration.
Introduce your child to the richness of literature through stories, songs, crafts and activities. Story time helps instill a lifelong love of reading, and it is informative and engaging for parents as well. Special Story Time on September 21st- Read with a Dog by The Humane Society of Nacogdoches County.

Cuentos en Español (Spanish Story Time)
Fecha(Date): Cada Miercoles (Wednesdays)
Tiempo(Time): 4:00 pm
Edades (Ages): 12 años o mayor (12 years and younger)
Registro (Registration): Gratis, no es necesario registrarse. (Free, no registration.)
Tendremos cuentos y canciones para sus niños. Este tiempo con su hijo fomentará un amor por la lectura y fomenta el desarrollo del lenguaje. Nunca es demasiado temprano para empezar a leerle a su hijo.

Lego® Club
Dates: Third Saturday of every month
Time: 2:30pm
Ages: 5 - 17 years
Registration: Free, no registration.
The library has thousands of Lego® pieces from which to choose to build whatever you can imagine. It’s fun for the whole family!

Reading Buddies
Dates/Times: Wednesdays from 4:00-5:00pm
Ages: Children enrolled in grades 1 through 12
Registration: Free, no registration.
Volunteers and library staff are available to help your child practice their reading aloud skills. Buddies sit with the parent/caregiver and the child to help the child with pronunciation and comprehension.  

Frontier Days

Dates: July 25

Time: 10:00am

Ages: All

Registration:  Free. No registration.

Explore life on the frontier.  Join us as we build forts and log cabins, dress in period dress and make old-fashioned toys and crafts. We will discover how the early pioneers had to work together in order to build a better world.


National Hot Fudge Sundae Day

Dates: July 25

Time: 4:30pm

Ages: All

Registration:  Free. No registration.

Help us build a better sundae on this national holiday! Choose your favorite toppings and have a cold treat on us!


Science in Action

Dates: August 1

Time: 10:00am

Ages: All

Registration: Free. No registration.

Experience interesting science-related phenomena during a magical science show! Learn how science helps us build a better world during this exciting, educational program as we encounter chemistry and physics through amazing STEAM-based demonstrations.


Cloud Tramp Model Airplane Launch

Dates: August 5

Time: 11:00am

Ages: All

Registration: Free. No registration.

Join us, along with model airplane enthusiasts around the world, as we launch the same model at the same time.  We’ll meet at Pecan Acres Park for this exciting event!


End of Summer Bash & Nerf Battle

Dates: August 11

Time: 5:30pm

Ages: All

Registration: Free. No registration.

School’s not back in session yet!  Help us celebrate a great summer with a Nerf™ Battle, a family movie, and of course, the announcement of the winners of the Grand Prize summer reading drawings!