Children's Programs

Nurture creativity and learn something new with children's programs at Allen Public Library, geared toward ages 12 and under.

All programs will be held in the Children's Program Room unless otherwise noted.

Limited programs require free tickets to attend. Tickets will be available 30 minutes before the program begins at the Children's Desk. Your entire party must be present in order to get tickets.

You can also view a digital version of our February calendar.

  1. An open card with hearts.Valentine's Day Cards
    Ages: For families
    Date & Time: Sat, Feb. 4
    10:30 a.m.
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  2. Shapes and animals made with craft sticks.Fun With Shapes
    Ages: Ages 2-5
    Date & Time: Mon, Feb. 6
    2 p.m.
    Free Ticket Required
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  3. A red heart on a pink backgroundLove Bugs
    Ages: Grades K-3
    Date & Time: Wed, Feb. 8
    3:30 p.m.
    Free Ticket Required
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  4. A child playing with a sensory toy.Sensory Playtime
    Ages: Ages 3 and up
    Date & Time: Mon, Feb. 13
    11:30 a.m.
    Free Ticket Required
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  1. Two polar bears standing on a sheet of ice.Homeschool Program: Arctic Awareness - 
    Polar Bears
    Ages: Grades K-5
    Date & Time: Wed, Feb. 15
    1:30 p.m.
    Free Ticket Required
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  2. A hand made with paper, string, and a straw. DIY Robotic Hand
    Ages: K - 6
    Date & Time: Tue, Feb. 21
    2:30 p.m.
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  3. Noisy Paint Box book cover of a boy listening to his paint box. Homeschool Program: The Noisy Paint Box
    Ages: Grades 2-6
    Date & Time: Wed, March 1
    1:30 p.m.
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  1. Two children dressed as flying superheroes. Superhero Party
    Ages: For families
    Date & Time: Tue, March 7
    3 p.m.
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  2. Showing electricity works with a plasma ball. STEM Stations: Static Electricity
    Ages: For families
    Date & Time: Wed, March 8
    3 p.m.
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  3. A library diploma and certificate.Little Librarians
    Ages: For families
    Date & Time: Thu, March 9
    1:30 p.m.
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  1. A wind chime hanging from a tree branch.Wind Chimes
    Ages: For grades 4-6
    Date & Time: Tue, March 14
    4:30 p.m.
    Free Ticket Required
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  2. Plants starting to grow out of soil. Homeschool Program: Perfect Plants
    Ages: Grades K-3
    Date & Time: Wed, March 15
    1:30 p.m.
    Free Ticket Required
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  3. Two STEAM cars with spare parts. Design a STEAM Car
    Ages: For grades 1-4
    Date & Time: Wed, March 22
    4:30 p.m.
    Free Ticket Required
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  1. Three children dancing.I Got Rhythm!
    Ages: For ages 3-5
    Date & Time: Fri, March 24
    10:15 a.m.
    Free Ticket Required
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  2. A tree going through all four seasons.All About the Seasons! 
    Ages: For ages 3-5
    Date & Time: Tue, March 28
    2:30 p.m.
    Free Ticket Required
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  3. A circular solar system with a star in the middle. Intro to the Universe
    Ages: Ages 8 and up
    Date & Time: Wed, March 29
    4:45 p.m.
    Free Ticket Required
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