Now -- through April 12th 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Impromptu Poe: Fireside Circle Reading (Free)
Kodiak Public Library is a proud sponsor of the Baranov Museum's Big Read Program featuring American author Edgar Allan Poe. To help teens and adults get ready for the Big Read Trivia Nights the library is kicking off impromptu readings from Poe's writings and Poe biographies. When you see the artsy raven at the library fireplace or in the Teen Room come and gather round for impromptu, fun circle reading. Books will be provided.
February 25th 7:00 p.m. to 8 p.m. - Global Languages Library Information Night
We're adding to our collection of language learning resources and reading material in global languages. Join Library Director, Katie Baxter, for a project overview and discussion about your suggested favorite authors and subjects. This enhancement project is made possible by sponsorship from the Kodiak Public Library Association and funding from the Rasmuson Foundation.
February 3rd - March 31st - Lap-sit Story Time for Young Ones Up to 36 Months
Monday at 10:30 a.m. Lap-sit Story Time is designed for babies 0 to 36 months years of age. Together with a parent or caregiver, the baby listens to story and sounds while exploring books, enjoying rhymes and finger plays, moving gently and giggling. Exposing babies to age and cognitively appropriate reading activities stimulates their brains and senses and boosts reading readiness.
March 11th - 12:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. All Age Craft Day:
Celebrate Celtic Spring (Free) Once a month on a Tuesday the Library turns the Multi-Purpose Room into a relaxing space for folks of all ages to drop-in and make a craft. Stations are set up by age group. Supplies are provided, AND, you are welcome to bring your own craft paper, fabric, yarn, beads, etc. This month we're focusing on simple Celtic and springtime crafts. We'll have craft stations for ages 2 through 102. Children under age 10 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.
March 21st at 6:30 p.m - Third Friday Film for Adults (Free)
Come enjoy the film, based on Big Fish by Daniel Wallace. A son learns who his father is despite, or maybe because of, his father's tall tales.
Friday March 7-April 25 10:30-10:50. Toddler Story Time for Three Year Olds.
This Spring story time series is grounded in the concrete world of awareness, concepts, favorite authors/illustrators and vocabulary-building which all toddlers love.