September Kid and Teen Programs at the Archer Branch

Happy September! Fall is right around the corner, and we have some cool activities planned for kids, teens, and families at the Archer branch this month. Adult programs are here, and keep in mind our online calendar is always the most up-to-date!

The words "Hello September" in all caps in yellow on an orange background. Some cartoon maple leaves in green and yellow seem to be falling above and to the left of the words.

~Featured Programs~

Thursday, September 5, at 5:00 p.m. TWEENspace - What's your idea of fun? This tween-only group does a different craft or activity every month! (Ages 8-12)

Saturday, September 7, at 2:00 p.m. Pine Needle Basket-Making - Come make a basket with one of our abundant Florida resources: pine needles! Materials provided. (Teens and Up)

Tuesday, September 10, at 5:00 p.m. Skunkie Acres - Would you like to pet a skunk? Don't miss this rare opportunity to see wildlife up close! (All Ages)

Wednesday, September 11, at 5:30 p.m. Make and Take: Drop Spindle Demo - Learn how to make a drop spindle and create your own yarn from wool roving! (Teens and Up)

Thursday, September 12, at 2:30 p.m. Read with a Dog - Come cuddle up with a book and a pup! Licensed therapy dogs just love being read to! (All Ages)

Thursday, September 12, at 5:00 p.m. LEGOspace - Build anything your imagination can dream up! (Ages 5-11)

Saturday, September 14, at 2:00 p.m. Hula Dancing - Watch a beautiful hula demonstration, and then get up and learn some steps yourself! (All Ages)

Wednesday, September 18, at 4:00 p.m. Pirate Day - Bookaneers are invading! Do some fun pirate crafts and watch a REAL pirate sword fight! (All Ages)

Thursday, September 19, at 5:00 p.m. Teen Art Lab - This just-for-teens group makes a cool art project every month! (Ages 13-18)

Friday, September 20, at 3:00 p.m. Storytime with Miss Annie Bell - Meet Miss Annie Bell and listen to some stories. (Ages 3-11)

Thursday, September 26, at 5:00 p.m. MAKERspace - Let's use STEAM principles to make a fun craft! (Ages 5+)

Friday, September 27, at 3:30 p.m. Banned Books Week Read-In - Let's celebrate the freedom to read by learning about banned and challenged books! (All Ages)


~Weekly/Regular Programs~

Storytime - Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.(Ages 3-5)
September 3, 10, 17, and 24

Chess Club - It's Back! NEW DAY: Tuesdays at 5:15 p.m. (All Ages)
September 3, 17, and 24

Music and Movement - Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. (Ages 3-11)
September 5, 12, 19, and 26

Math Tutoring - Back for a new school year! Every other Saturday at 10:00 a.m. (Ages 5-11)
September 14 and 28 (Registration Required. Click the event link to register.) 

Stitchers Circle - Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. (Teens and Up)
September 7, 14, 21, and 28

Illustration of people dressed as different professions with the words "Closed Labor Day" underneath.

Don't forget: All library branches will be closed on Monday, September 2nd, in observance of Labor Day. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, September 3rd. (The Archer branch is closed on Mondays anyway!) We hope to see you at the library soon!

Posted by CrissyH on August 29, 2019