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This page shows all events and activities, in all branches, for kids and teens. The most current events and activities display at the top.

To see events and activities for kids or teens, by location and date, use the "Check out Library events" dropdown menus to the left.

Saturday, December 12, 2015
1:30pm @ Waldo Branch

Kids Team up for Art! Local professional artists will team up with young artists to create a work of art to be displayed at our branch. Participation is FREE! Kids 6-12 are welcome to attend.

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Saturday, December 12, 2015
1:30pm @ Plaza Branch

Children in kindergarten through eighth grade are encouraged to tap their creative energies with artists from the Westport Center for the Arts. For artists age 5-14.

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Saturday, December 12, 2015

Sister Act Face Painting can literally paint a smile (or a butterfly or a dragon) on kids’ faces during this holiday celebration. Children can enjoy craft time, and Santa Claus will make an appearance. All ages.

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Sunday, December 13, 2015

The holiday season is a great time to explore traditional celebrations from other cultures around the world. Learn about holidays in places such as Somalia, Mexico, Chad, and Ireland through games, crafts, activities, and more! All ages.

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Monday, December 14, 2015
4:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Every Monday at the plaza Library Teen Space,Learn how to play, take part in competitions, and build new creations on minecraft Mondays.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Come join us for thirty minutes of fun stories, songs, and learning activities!

Please note that the Library does not open until 10 a.m., but story time attendees will be allowed in early for the 9:30 a.m. program.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015
10:00am @ Westport Branch

Come join us for lots of great stories, songs, fun learning activities and even a short movie - all geared for three and four-year-olds.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015
10:00am @ Central Library

Join us every Tuesday on the second floor! It's a great time to talk, sing, read, write and play! All ages welcome.

Parking is free.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015

A friendless girl who is teased for being different runs away from her village in tears and finds herself having a conversation with a very unusual tree, who tells a story of how his differences not only saved his life, they helped him see that he is not so very different after all.

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Wednesday, December 16, 2015
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

It's never too early to read to your baby! We provide stories and activities for children newborn to 18 months of age.

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