Youth programs for September at the Cone Park Branch

Happy September! Fall is right around the corner, and we have some cool activities planned for kids, teens, and families at the Cone Park Branch this month. Keep in mind our online calendar is always the most up-to-date!

September youngsters

Featured Programming:

  • Storytime will take place Wednesday, September 4 from 10-11 a.m.  Storytime will include interactive fun with stories, songs and other activities perfect for preschoolers and toddlers.
  • Read With A Dog will take place Wednesday, September 4 from 2:30-3:30 p.m.  A special dog named Ru will visit our branch.  She loves books and loves when kids read to her.  Bring your favorite book or pick one from our shelves and read to a special furry friend!
  • MakerSpace for kids will happen Wednesday, September 11 at 2:30 p.m. Join us to explore and create during STEM and STEAM activities. 
  • O2B Kids will join us on  Friday, September 13 at 11 a.m. to engage children in sensory activities and fun!
  • Elsa's Art For Children will take place on Saturday, September 14 from 2-3 p.m.  Elsa introduces school aged patrons to line drawing, various arts and crafts programs and other elements that are valuable to the creative process.
  • Cone Park Homeschoolers takes place Monday, September 16 at 1 p.m. Homeschool families are invited to join us for fun activities such as MAKERspace, Arts & Crafts, gardening, games, and more!
  • Tonewood Family Music takes place Wednesday, September 18, from 1:30-2:30 p.m.  Tonewood helps nurture musical growth in your child as you experience music together. This is a free event open to everyone. Space is limited so please arrive early.
  • LEGOspace takes place on Wednesday, September 25 at 3 p.m.  Join us to build and create with LEGOs!

Regular Programming:

  • Youth Gaming takes place every Tuesday from 4-5 p.m. Come enjoy a fun afternoon playing WiiU at the library.  We offer games such as Just Dance, Super Smash Bros Super, Mario Bros, MarioKart and many more.
  • Teen Time takes place the first four Thursdays of every month from 4-5 p.m. Enjoy creating new projects with a variety of materials. In September we're having fun with Nintendo Switch.
  • Homework Help will take place on Mondays -Thursdays from 3-5 p.m. Our resource center will offer assistance with assignments and test prep for students grade K-5.
  • Courageous Kids takes place every Thursday from 4-5 p.m.  Courageous Kids will meet to explore a new topic related to healthy relationships such as friendship trust and being caring.

If you have any questions about any of our programming, please contact us at 352-334-0720, or come see us during our open hours!

  • Monday: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Thursday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: Closed


Posted by LaurelC on September 3, 2019