Kids Programs


Kids and Tweens Upcoming Events

Annual Scarecrow Building Contest

Sat., Oct 28th @ 10:00  – Free

Form a team of friends or family and come build a scarecrow to decorate the library. 

The library will provide frames and art supplies. Vail Valley Cares Thrifty Store will provide clothes. Bring accessories to personalize your scarecrow.  Small parts, glue guns and staple guns will be used.  This creative day is appropriate for children five years old and older; all children must be accompanied by an adult.  Teens may work independently with librarian permission.

Prizes for the top two most unique and creative scarecrows!

For more information, call 970-479-2179 or visit


Trick or Treat Story time – 10/31/17 @ 1:00 pm

Before you take the kids on the Trick or Treat Trot,  join this fun and free event.  Story time includes: A Halloween puppet show, stories, spooky rhymes and dancing to Monster music.  For more information call 970-479-2179.

Robotics Club

Next session will be Robotics I begins Tuesday Oct 3 at 4:00 pm

Preregistration required.

We hold Robotics club in two sessions, Robotics I and Robotics II. In Robotics we use the Lego Mindstorms EV3 to build, program and complete challenges. Each week we will learn a new move and put it to the test in fun and interactive ways. For more information contact Cricket Pylman at to reserve your spot. Children should be in 3rd grade and up to participate.

Reading Buddies

Begins Monday Oct. 2 – 4:30 – 5:30


Now recruiting Big Buddies from 7th – 12th grades and Little Buddies rising into 1st, 2nd & 3rd grades. Please contact Cricket – 970-470-2179,

more information

Past Events:

Harry Potter Party

Valentine’s Day Crafts  

Read Across America

Leon Littlebird Family Concert

Earth Day Celebration

Mother’s Day Fairy Garden building

Pop up Playground!

Yoga with Samantha Sunshine

Green Elephant Juicery