KinderFlute is a program perfect for children ages 4-9 that teaches music and how to play flute through games and movement. We are offering two, FREE, introductory classes taught by a private flute teacher and KinderFlute in-training instructor. Flutes and materials for activities will all be provided. Registration required for each class.
Wednesdays @ 6:30 pm: Sept. 6 & 13
Beginner Flute Lessons
We will be offering beginner flute lessons to children ages 4-9! Different options for the instrument include, renting, bringing or borrowing. Please see our event registration page for more information. This is a four-week session for only $30, or you can pay-as-you-go for $9 class. Payment due at the first class by cash, check or credit card online. Registration required for each class.
Saturdays @ 10 am: Sept. 23 through Oct. 14
Meet the Author & Illustrator - Friday, Oct. 6 @ 10:30 am
Meet children’s picture book author Linda Diesing and illustrator Rachel Rodkey as they share their book What Do Dogs Do When You Go Off To School? Meet Linda’s dog, Sam, one of the dogs featured in the story! Registration required.
Concepts to Grow By
Your little one is no longer a baby, growing and experiencing new things through the toddler and preschool years, and we can help! Each week, we will explore a new concept to help your child as they grow and discover their world! No registration required.
Wednesdays @ 10:30 am: Sept 20 through Dec. 13 (no class Oct. 18 & Nov. 27)
Wednesdays @ 6:30 pm: Oct. 4, Nov. 1 & Dec. 6
Monday Morning Moms
Join our first caregiver/child playgroup for children birth-3 years! Meet once a month, participate in a take-home project, & enjoy our new sand and water table and learning toys. No registration required.
Mondays @ 10:30 am: Sept. 18, Oct. 16 & Nov. 27
Beyond the Brush Art
Join local Michael’s art and craft instructor Michelle as she shares her love of artistic creativity with the community and brings her talent to the Baldwin Library! Children in grades K-5 can join Michelle as she introduces a new, exciting project each month and take home a beautiful, unique creation! Registration required.
Mondays @ 6:30 pm: Nov. 13 & Dec. 4
Reading has never tasted so good! In this beginning-to-cook class, young chefs will develop an appetite for nutritious foods while being introduced to books that reinforce social and academic skills. Experience new foods and new books! This program is geared to children preschool-grade 2, but all are welcome. Please see our website for supplies needed for each class. Registration required.
Wednesdays @ 6:30 pm: Oct. 18, Nov. 15 & Dec. 20 (holiday cookies)
Paws for a Cause with Animal Friends
We welcome Animal Friends back to the library for our summer program lineup! Children will have the opportunity to meet and read aloud to an approved literacy cat or dog, hear stories and participate in a literacy activity. Readers of all ages and abilities are welcomed! Because all visits are on a volunteer basis, we ask all participants to bring along one item from the Animal Friends Supply Drive list which can be found here. Registration required.
Saturdays @ 11 am: Sept. 23, Oct. 28, Nov. 18 & Dec. 16
Shipwrecked with Mad Science - Wednesday, Nov. 8 @ 6:30 pm
This workshop for students in Grades 4-8 puts you on a deserted island and you must work together to invent means for collecting food and water. Students will leave with their boat creations and a Mad Science eye patch! Registration required.
Kindness Rocks - Tuesday, Nov. 8 @ 6:30 pm
Join The Kindness Rocks Project movement and gather for a night of rock painting and bringing kindness to others! Students in grades 2-5 will be painting inspirational rocks that you will be able to leave for others to find. We will provide the rocks, you will provide the creativity! Registration required.