For Kids and Young Adults


Every Wednesday at 10:30AM in Blanchard and Every Thursday at 10:30AM in Priest River AND
open to all ages. Story Time, for kids along with their parents or caregivers, has expanded. Preschoolers and Home schoolers can now enjoy stories, rhymes and activities once a week at each library. Blanchard’s Story Time is on Wednesdays and Priest River’s Story Time is on Thursdays.

Story Time -
The Six (6) Early Literacy Skills.  Join in the fun of story time while we work on the six skills of Early Literacy: Letter Knowledge, Vocabulary, Print Awareness, Print Motivation, Narrative Skills,
Phonological Awareness. These skills will help your child become ready to read.  Birth to preschool is the time to introduce your child to the world of books and reading.  These skills will add to the success of your child's early learning years.

Artists@The Library will return for a second year. Literacy and art program for 5th grade and higher at the Priest River Library, will be held at 3:15pm on the third Thursday of each month beginning September 21, 2017. Join Mrs. H. and create an art project based on the style of an artist from the past or one currently alive.  Look for the similarities and the differences as you learn about art, artists and artistic techniques. Please register for the program by calling the library 448-2207, leave your name and phone number with Jean Hauritz(aka Mrs. H.) or stop in at the Priest River Library.

MyArt At The Library will be held for K-4th grade students.  This class will operate on the same principles as the Artists program for the younger children. Starting September 28, 2017 on the 4th Thursday of the month at 3pm.  Please register for the program by calling the library at 448-2207 ext.103 , leave your name and phone number with Jean Hauritz(aka Mrs. H.) or stop in at the Priest River Library.

Lego Day - New program for kids of all ages.  On the first Monday of every month from 3pm to 4:30.  Snacks will be provided along with the fun of building with Legos. Next date to meet will be Monday, May 1.

Polar Express - Every December the library celebrates the much loved book Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg.  This audio book read by William Hurt is supplimented by a visual presentation of the books pages.  Join in the fun of a craft, snacks and the book reading. December 8, 2017.

Last updated: April 25, 2017 - 10:47am by westbonner