We choose different activities to do for each Fun Friday. Call the library to see what we are doing this week.
Escogemos actividades diferentes para cada evento de Diversiones del Viernes. Llama a la biblioteca para que sepas qué haremos esta semana.
Come and join us and meet Mary Hernandez, author of "How The Tornado Got Its Wind", as we conclude Hispanic Heritage Month. She will be doing story time for kids of all ages from her most recent book.
Mary Hernandez is a local artist, art teacher and entrepreneur. She has many years of experience as a manuscript coordinator and editor at a children's publishing house. She is also the author of five children books. Mary spends her time teaching art and writing classes at local libraries and schools. She has received the 2013 Teacher of the Year award at CHAC Gallery.
Do you know the legend of the poinsettia? Would you like to keep your annual poinsettia and make it turn red again NEXT year? Join the Hadley Staff and our friends from the CHAC Gallery for facts about poinesttias and a fun family craft.
¿Conoces la leyenda de la flor de Nochebuena? ¿Te gustaría aprender cómo cuidar de la planta para que cambie su color de nuevo el próximo año? Acompaña al personal de la Biblioteca Hadly y a nuestros amigos de la Galería CHAC a esta presentación con una manualidad para toda la familia.
Stories, songs and rhymes for preschoolers (kids ages 0 - 4 years) and their parents or caregivers. Storytime will be presented in Spanish and English. Playtime and socialization immediately follow the program. No registration is necessary.
Cuentos, canciones y rimas para los niños preescolares (edades 0 - 4 años) y para sus padres o cuidadores. El programa se presenta en español e inglés seguido por un tiempo para jugar y socializar. No es necesario inscribirse.
(Families with preschoolers - 5th graders) Wear your best costume, scary or sweet, and stroll down our ghoulish Trick or Treat Street! Explore the entire Central Library for trick or treating, maker madness in ideaLAB, storytelling under the derrick in Western History/Genealogy, and games and crafts in the Children's Library. We'll also be showing Hocus Pocus outside on Acoma Plaza at dusk as part of our Fresh City Life Pop Up Film on the Side series.
(Happening on the North Lawn.) The Force is strong at the library! Star Wars Reads Day, a celebration of all things Star Wars and the joy of reading, has returned. Activities include: crafts, games, costume contests, trivia, snacks and fun worthy of a galaxy far, far away. Costumes Encouraged!