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Kid & Family Programs

2019 Winter Reading Program: Reading is the Cat's Meow - Registration Required
Monday, December 17 (All day) to Wednesday, March 20 (All day)



Registration is open:

Please only enter reading level appropriate books that you read during this program.

Dragon Dollars can be spent in the Prize Store or donated to either the DeForest Area Public Library Endowment Fund, the Dane County Humane Society, or the DeForest Area Needs Network. For more information about each of these organizations click their name to visit their website.

Non-redeemed Dragon Dollars (meaning they are on your online account as still owed to you) can be donated to any of the three organizations by sending an email to jsvetlik@deforestlibrary.org before end of day Sunday, March 24, 2019. Please include the amount you are donating to the specific organization(s). Redeemed Dragon Dollars must be donated in person.

All Dragon Dollars earned this reading program will expire at the end of the day Sunday, March 24, 2019.

Tiny Tot Time (18 - 24 months) - Registration Required | Wednesday, March 20 - 10:00am | Children's Room


Tiny Tot Time involves finger plays, stories, music, and fun. This session is for children 18 - 24 months old on Wednesdays at 10 a.m.

You may register for one Story Hour OR Tiny Tot Time. Once sessions begin please e-mail Emily, emilyh@deforestlibrary.org for available classes.

If you have a disability and require accommodation in order to fully participate, please contact library staff.

Spring Party | Wednesday, March 20 - 4:00pm | Children's Room


Join us to celebrate the first day of spring and the last day of the Winter Reading Program: Reading is the Cat's Meow!

There will be:

  • Activities: Making origami pots and planting marigold seeds!
  • Crafts: Coloring Sheets and more!
  • Treats
  • Door Prizes

Exploratory | Thursday, March 21 - 6:00pm | Children's Room


Magnifying Glass

Exploratories are family activity times for pre-school and elementary school-aged children and their families held in the library children's room. Join in the fun!

Exploratory | Monday, March 25 - 6:00pm | Children's Room


Magnifying Glass

Exploratories are family activity times for pre-school and elementary school-aged children and their families held in the library children's room. Join in the fun!

Time for Bed! | Monday, March 25 - 7:30pm | Children's Room


Monday evenings from 7:30 – 7:40 p.m.

Wear your jammies, bring in a blanket and snuggle in for a bedtime story or two.

READ to Honey | Wednesday, March 27 - 4:00pm | Children's Room


honey

Sign-up at the front desk for a 10 minute opportunity to read to Honey.

Exploratory | Thursday, March 28 - 6:00pm | Children's Room


Magnifying Glass

Exploratories are family activity times for pre-school and elementary school-aged children and their families held in the library children's room. Join in the fun!

Saturday Cinema | Saturday, March 30 - 1:30pm | Community Room


Check out all the movies we have lined up for our year-round movie program Saturday Cinema.

National Library Week(s) - BINGO! | Monday, April 1 (All day)


More information coming soon!

Exploratory | Monday, April 1 - 6:00pm | Children's Room


Magnifying Glass

Exploratories are family activity times for pre-school and elementary school-aged children and their families held in the library children's room. Join in the fun!

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