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Winter Programs at Parma-Powers Branch Library

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Winter Reading Game
Preschool to Grade 5 
Read books to collect colorful brag tags to wear! Play only at Parma-Powers Branch. 
Thu, Dec 1 – Tue, Feb 28 / All day 

Crafty Keepsakes
Grades K- 5 
Join us for a fun evening creating seasonal crafts. 
Frosty Decorations – Mon, Jan 9 / 6 PM
Valentine’s Day Décor – Mon, Feb 6 / 6 PM  

Master Builders Challenge
Grades K - 4 
Take our LEGO construction challenge and build with friends. We supply the bricks, you supply the imagination. 
Wed, Dec 28 / 2 PM 

Colors, Prisms and Rainbows
Grades K - 2 
Investigate color, sunlight and rainbows with the Children's Museum. Make and take home an UV bracelet. 
Thu, Dec 29 / 2 PM 

Sleeping Beauty Marionette Theater
K - 5 
Hand carved, beautifully costumed marionettes enact the play with the help of Stevens Puppets' skilled manipulators.  
Sat, Jan 7 / 2 PM 

Zoom to the Moon
Ages 3 - 5 with a caregiver 
Take an imaginary rocket to the moon and explore simple principles of astronomy through hands-on activities and imaginative play. 
Thu, Jan 12 / 6:15 PM
Fri, Jan 13 / 11 AM

Morse Code Jewelry
Grades 3 - 5 
Explore the cryptic world of Morse Code and make your own secret code necklace. 
Tue, Jan 17 / 7 PM 

Babies and Bumps - Virtual over Zoom
Expectant parents and infants in arms 
Learn to engage baby's brain with rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books. Meet other parents and infants. Experts will answer questions. 
Thu, Feb 2 – Feb 23 / 6 PM 

Balloon Twisting with Swifty the Clown
Families with children Pre-K to Grade 5 
Swifty the Clown twists balloons into fantastic and colorful sculptures of animals, flowers and other common objects. 
Sat, Feb 4 / 2 PM 

Student Success Centers
Help with reading, math, science and other schoolwork and learning.
Mon – Thu / 4 – 6:30 PM

Artful Impact
Art isn't just about making something beautiful, but can be used for self-expression, communication, confidence and feeling good.  Space is limited and available on a first come, first serve basis.
Fri, Feb 10 – May 12 / 4 – 5 PM

Kids Café
A free afterschool meal for 18 and younger.
Mon – Fri / 3:30 – 4:30 PM

Baby & Me
Birth – 18 months with caregiver 
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books. 
Mon in Jan and Feb / 10:30 AM   

Toddler Storytime
19 – 35 months with caregiver 
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories. 
Tue in Jan and Feb / 10:30 AM   

Toddler & Preschool Storytime
19 months – 5 years (not yet in kindergarten) w/ caregiver 
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories. 
Wed in Jan and Feb / 10:30 AM   

Preschool Storytime
Ages 3 – 5 (but not yet in kindergarten) with caregiver 
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories. 
Thu in Jan and Feb / 10:30 AM