Youth Services Department

February Events

Children’s Programs
Black History Month Reading Contest
February, Anytime. Children in grades K-6, read any book by an African American author or about Black history or culture and enter your name in a prize drawing any time in the month of February in the Children’s Room.
Tiny Tots Story Time
Wed., Feb. 7, 21, 28, 10:30 am. Parents bring your toddlers ages 18 mos.-4yrs. to the library and listen to stories and learn finger plays with your little one. Afterwards, enjoy interactive toys and snack in the library’s meeting room. Register Now!
Tiny Tots Heart-to-Heart
Wed., Feb. 14, 11 am. Parents bring your Tiny Tots ages 18 months to four years to the library and show them your love as you engage in Valentine crafts and activities together!
Tween Programs
Fifth Annual Youth Art Contest Call for Entries
Jan. – Mar., All Day. Art projects will be accepted from January 2 through March 23 for entry in our fifth annual art contest. Students in 5th and 6th grade should drop off their entries in the Children’s Room.
Slime Your Valentine!
Wed., Feb. 14, 4 pm. Kids in grades 4-6, bring a friend and dig into this fun and griming slime-making event.
Teen Programs
Fifth Annual Youth Art Contest Call for Entries
Jan. – Mar., All Day. Art projects will be accepted from January 2 through March 23 for entry in our fifth annual art contest. Students in 7th through 12th grade should drop off their entries in the Children’s Room.
Girls Can Code!
Sat., Feb. 3, 9 am & March 3, 1 pm. Girls in grades 6-8, learn how to write your computer programs and other coding skills using puzzles, games and mazes. Brought to you by TechGirlz.
Cover2Cover High School Book Club
Mon., Feb. 26, 2:30 pm. Get together with friends and talk about the latest great read for teens – light refreshments will be served. This program will be held in the Willing High School’s MVP Room; all area high school students are welcome to attend.
Family Programs
Black History Gala
Sat., Feb. 3, 2 pm. Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Zeta Delta Chapter and Willingboro Public Library will co-sponsor an afternoon of cultural activities featuring Universal African Dance & Drum and others. No registration required and light refreshments will be served.
African American Read-in-Chain
Sun., Feb. 4, 2 pm. Alpha Kappa Alpha, Inc. and Willingboro Public Library will co-sponsor a celebration of African American literary creativity with read-aloud from favorite African American authors. No registration required and light refreshments served
All Ages Cartooning Workshop
Wed., Feb. 21, 4pm
Join cartoonist Jdel Dragonwhaler to learn the art of drawing cartoons.
Blacks in Wax
Sat., Feb. 24, 11 am. Delta Academy and Delta G.E.M.S youth programs sponsored by the Rancocas Valley Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. and Willingboro Public Library present “Because Of Them, We Can: The 22 Courageous Collegians of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
No registration required and light refreshments served.
 

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