Youth Events


Preschool Story Time: Every Wednesday, 10:15-11:00 AM
Children Ages 0-5 (Older Siblings Welcome)

Lego Club/Late Night Lego Stop by and build a Lego creation to add to our showcase!
Monday, Mar. 4th, 3:30-5:00 PM
Thursday, Apr. 4th, 6:00-7:00 PM
Monday, May. 6th, 3:30-5:00 PM

Maker Mondays: Select Mondays, 4:00-5:00
Mar. 18th | Apr. 15th | May. 20th
Join us as we do STEM experiments and activities! Recommended ages 5-12.
Registration Preferred.

Spring Spectacular Story Time: Select Thursdays, 6:00-7:00
Mar. 14th, | Apr. 11th | May. 23rd
Come enjoy fun late night stories and crafts at the Library! We’ll serve lemonade and cookies. Registration Preferred.


Wizarding School Escape Room: Monday, Apr. 1st, 1:00-5:00 PM
Can you find the clues and escape the wizard’s secret lair? Ages 8-12. There will be six thirty minute slots with five kids per slot. PLEASE ARRIVE ON TIME.

Button Making: Tuesday, Apr. 2nd, 3:00-4:00 PM
We’re going to make buttons! This all-ages program will be tons of fun. Bring in your own pictures or use whatever we have here!

EASTER EGG-STRAVAGANZA: Saturday, Apr. 13th, 12:00-1:30 PM
Partnering with the Garden City Kiwanis and Maplewood Center, the Library will offer lunch, crafts, and an Easter Egg Hunt with a special guest, the Easter Bunny! Tickets are $4 each and are available for purchase in advance in the Library. 1 ticket provides entry for 1 child & 2 adults. Limited availability.

Earth Day Craft: Thursday, Apr. 18th, 6:00-7:00 PM
We’re going to make fun crafts out of recycled materials! Ages 18 and under. Registration Preferred.


Star Wars Party: Thursday, May 2nd, 6:00-7:00 PM
While it’s not May the 4th yet, we’ll still be celebrating Star Wars in style! Join us for fun games and crafts based somewhere in a galaxy far, far away. Ages 18 and under. Registration Preferred.

Lucky Dog: Thursday, May 9th, 6:00-7:00 PM
Everyone’s favorite animal crew is back! Join us for another fun session with Garden City’s own Lucky Dog and the various animals they’ll be bringing. Ages 18 and under. Registration Preferred.

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Thursday, May 16th, 6:00-7:00 PM
Bring your stuffed animal for stories & crafts, then leave your stuffed animal overnight. Come back the next day to pick up your animal and see what the toys were up to. Ages 18 and under. Registration Preferred.