Friday, August 23 2019
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HOURS:
Monday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 3 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Children’s Services

Outta this World COSMOS MAGIC w/SCOTT JAMESON: Wednesday 8/14/19 (ALL AGES) @6:30PM

Outta this World COSMOS MAGIC w/SCOTT JAMESON: Wednesday 8/14/19 (ALL AGES) @6:30PM

Join magician and juggler Scott Jameson for an extraordinary performance that will have you laughing out loud and perched on the very edge of your seat.  Umbrellas will be plucked from thin air, a drawing will come to life, basketballs will be spun and juggled, and a member of the audience will unlock telekinetic...
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Let’s Catch the Sun! (Grades K-5) – Thursday, August 8, 6:30-7:30pm

Let’s Catch the Sun! (Grades K-5) – Thursday, August 8, 6:30-7:30pm

Let’s catch the sun and go home with these beautiful homemade gifts that sparkle in your windows! Each suncatcher is unique and they’re so much fun to make! Don’t forget to register for this program.
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OUTTA THIS WORLD ‘Gaming Galaxy’ August 7: (Register Ages 9 & Up) (6:00 pm to 7:30 pm)

OUTTA THIS WORLD ‘Gaming Galaxy’ August 7: (Register Ages 9 & Up) (6:00 pm to 7:30 pm)

Come for all or part of the time allotted for a galaxy of gaming choices. Youth will be divided up by ages (younger children will not be playing teen rated games). Some games will be happening in the children’s room and more mature game options may be happening in the meeting room. POSSIBILITIES may...
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Stellar Sweets, Chocolates in Space: Tuesday 8/6/19 (Register T/weens 10-19) @6:30PM

Stellar Sweets, Chocolates in Space: Tuesday 8/6/19 (Register T/weens 10-19) @6:30PM

Did you know that chocolate has been a part of every Russian and American space voyage?  Did you know that astronauts recently did some experiments with chocolate to see if microgravity allowed for finer mixing of the ingredients?  T/weens will soon know this and more by joining Mike Cross (Department of Natural Sciences at...
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Outta this World Ice Cream & Animals: Wednesday 7/31/19 (ALL AGES) @6:30PM *It’s ON Rain or Shine*

Outta this World Ice Cream & Animals: Wednesday 7/31/19 (ALL AGES) @6:30PM *It’s ON Rain or Shine*

We will use creative space if it’s stormy out.  Please come bearing patience.  Summer reading participants and their families are invited to enjoy our annual ice cream sundae extravaganza! Summer reading participants will have first dibs on the sundae line, and then other guests are welcome to join them.      After you make...
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Outta this World Buttons & Badges: Tuesday 7/30/19 (Register T/weens 10+) @6:00PM

Outta this World Buttons & Badges: Tuesday 7/30/19 (Register T/weens 10+) @6:00PM

Come on in and make your own personalized buttons/badges with our brand new button machine! Show your love of your favorite sport team or cartoon character or use clever text to personalize your gear with buttons! Join us anytime between 6 and 7:30 to plan, design and then operate our button machine. Bring a...
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A Universe of Constellations (Register Grades K-5) Mon, Aug 5th @6:30PM

A Universe of Constellations (Register Grades K-5) Mon, Aug 5th @6:30PM

What is your favorite constellation? Do you know the ones you can spot from our place on the planet? Learn some stories, names and facts about the most popular constellations and then use your matching skills to identify the correct ones in our constellation viewers! Join us for Science, Stars and maybe a Surprise...
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Space Selfies: 8/1 (Register All Ages)

Space Selfies: 8/1 (Register All Ages)

Explore your creative photo taking skills with our photo booth, space themed props and our Kids Zoom cameras!  Use our star background or add a digital one! Distort your face with a fun effect or let your own funny expressions be the feature! Bring a friend or come on your own and make some...
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Outta this World ‘BUDDING’ ARTISTS 7/25: (Register T/weens 10 & Up)(6:00 pm – 7:15 pm)

Outta this World ‘BUDDING’ ARTISTS 7/25: (Register T/weens 10 & Up)(6:00 pm – 7:15 pm)

Join members of the Atkinson Garden Club to learn some arranging techniques and floral design. Each workshop requires separate registration. Beginners are welcome! You can attend as many of these events as you like! You do not have to commit to all 3. Please register t/weens ages 10+ or at a minimum entering grade...
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Painting Planet Earth (Register Grades K-5) Mon, July 29th @ 6:30 PM

Painting Planet Earth (Register Grades K-5) Mon, July 29th @ 6:30 PM

Isn’t it beautiful? The above photo was taken by the Apollo 11 spacecraft 50 years ago. It was taken from 158,000 km (98,000 miles) away during the translunar injection on July 16, 1969. This summer we’ve learned all about the universe around us, and now it is time to join us for a special...
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