Campfire and S’mores Family Night

This family night started out with the lights out!  Children and parents were told to bring flashlights with them (and we had some extras for those who forgot.) In order to set up we: Set up a small tent with a sleeping bag inside Put a blow-up campfire in front of the tent (from Oriental…

Stuffed Animal Sleepover Family Night

This summer we had a Stuffed Animal Sleepover at the library.  Eighteen stuffed animals spent the night at the library!  We started out by reading a few bedtime stories.  Both of these books are about bedtime and they also have stuffed animals in them – perfect! BOOK 1:  Sweet Dreams Maisy by Lucy Cousins

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! Family Night

FAMILY PROGRAM In celebration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday on March 2nd, we had a Dr. Seuss birthday party for family night this month.   We had a fish guessing game, made Cat in the Hat hats, read Grean Eggs and Ham, sampled some real green eggs and ham, and made Cat’s Hat snacks. As everyone came…

Pancakes and Pajamas Family Night

FAMILY NIGHT Our January Family Night was titled “Pancakes and Pajamas.”  Everyone was invited to wear their winter P.J.’s to the library for some pancake making, bedtime stories, and a lullaby sing-a-long.  It was tons of fun – and the library smelled like yummy pancakes for the next few days.  Since we have a very…