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.

Register for Children's Programs on eventbrite.

Check out our September and October calendars!

  1. Allen Reads Sep 2021

    ALLen Reads StoryWalk

    Ages: Ages 5+
    Date & Time: September 7 - 30
    Learn More

  2. Cover of "That Book Woman" by Heather Henson and David Small

    OnStage @ APL:
    That Book Woman Concert

    Ages: Ages 5+
    Date & Time: Sunday, 10/3, 3 p.m.
    Learn More

  3. StoryWalk - I'm a Dirty Dinosaur

    StoryWalk

    Ages: 3+
    Date & Time: October 4 - November 30
    Learn More

  4. Minecraft painting

    Minecraft Creeper Canvas

    Ages: Grades 4-6
    Registration opens: Tuesday, 9/28
    Date & Time: Tuesday, 10/12, 3 p.m.
    Coming September 28

  5. Colorful candy

    Candy Rainbow Art

    Ages: Grades K-3
    Registration opens: Thursday, 9/30
    Date & Time: Thursday, 10/14,
    4:45 p.m. & 5:15 p.m.
    Coming September 30

  1. Girl holding a heart

    Sensory Story Time

    Ages: 3+
    Registration opens: Friday, 10/1
    Date & Time: Friday, 10/15, 10:15 a.m.
    Coming October 1

  2. Colorful dots

    Q-Tip Painting

    Ages: Grades K-3
    Registration opensWednesday, 10/6
    Date & Time: Wednesday, 10/20,
    4:45 p.m. & 5:15 p.m.
    Coming October 6

  3. Clay robot

    Build a Bot

    Ages: Grades 4-6
    Registration opens: Monday, 10/11
    Date & Time: Monday, 10/25, 3 p.m.
    Coming October 11

  4. Wooden airplane

    Wooden Airplanes

    Ages: Grades K-3
    Registration opens: Tuesday, 10/12
    Date & Time: Tuesday, 10/26,
    4:45 p.m. & 5:15 p.m.
    Coming October 12

  5. Children in costumes

    Trick or Treat @ APL

    Ages: 3+
    Registration opens: Friday, 10/15
    Date & Time: Friday, 10/29,
    10:15 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
    Learn More

  1. Sand Art

    Sand Painting

    Ages: Grades 4-6
    Registration opens: Monday, 10/18
    Date & Time: Monday, 11/1, 4:45 p.m.

    COMING OCTOBER 18

  2. Diwali Crafts

    Diwali Crafts

    Ages: K-3
    Registration opens: Tuesday, 10/19
    Date & Time: Tuesday, 11/2, 4:45 p.m. & 5:15 p.m.

    COMING OCTOBER 19

  3. Dinosaur Sleepover

    Dinosaur Sleepover

    Ages: 3+
    Registration opens: Tuesday, 10/26
    Date & Time: Tuesday, 11/9, 4:45 p.m.

    COMING OCTOBER 26

  4. Dino Dance Party

    Dino Dance Party

    Ages: 2+
    Registration opens: Friday, 10/29
    Date & Time: Friday, 11/12, 10:15 a.m.

    COMING OCTOBER 29

  1. Dino Planter

    DIY Mini Ceramic Dinosaur Planters

    Ages: Grades 4-6
    Registration opens: Wednesday, 11/3
    Date & Time: Wednesday, 11/17, 4:45 p.m.

    COMING NOVEMBER 3

  2. cece library adventure with Dinosaur Company logo

    Cece's Library Adventure!

    Ages: Grades K-6
    Registration opens: Friday, 11/5
    Date & Time: Friday, 11/19, 2-5 p.m.

    COMING NOVEMBER 5

  3. Fossils and Folklore PIT Crew logo

    Fossils and Folklore with The Pit Crew

    Ages: K-3
    Registration opens: Monday, 11/8
    Date & Time: Monday, 11/22, 3 p.m.

    COMING NOVEMBER 8

  4. Learn to Draw Comics

    How to Draw Comics

    Ages: Grades 4-6
    Registration opens: Tuesday, 11/9
    Date & Time: Tuesday, 11/23, 3:30 p.m.

    COMING NOVEMBER 9

Checkers Library TV crafts to download, print, and create!

Episode 1: Dinosaurs
T. Rex Craft page 1
T. Rex Craft page 2

Episode 2: 3D Printing
Watch Craft

Episode 3: Fruits and Vegetables
Banana Craft