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Ninja Storytime!

Haaaiiii Ya! Are you secretly a ninja? Can you sneak through the night like a shadow? Are you an expert in surprise attacks?  This week is Ninja week at Handley Regional Library Storytimes! Bring your little ninja-in-training to one of our three library branches, Bowman, Clarke County, or Handley to hear some ste...

Moon Walking Storytime

July 20th marks the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and we're ready to celebrate!  You can join in through library storytimes at all branches where we'll sing songs and hear wonderful books about that big, beautiful ball in the sky. While you're there, check out some books by typing in the tag: #goodnightmoon....

Caterpillars to Butterflies Storytime!

From crunching and munching caterpillars to fluttering butterlies, we'll enjoy some wonderful stories of beautiful changes this week at Handley Regional Library.  Type in the tag: #theveryhungrycaterpillar for some books about our little fuzzy to winged friends.  Looking for a simple craft to extend the joy?...

Upcoming Events for Kids

Preschool Time

July 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
  Enjoy a program perfect for preschoolers to learn through stories, rhymes, movement, and song. Join us after Preschool Time for a craft or activity! (ages 3 & up) ...

Tampa Taiko Japanese Drums

July 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Clarke County
Library Branch: Clarke County
Room: CCL Barns @ Rosehill
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Music & Movement
Event Details:
Tampa Taiko presents an interactive program that covers the history of taiko, the music of Japan, modern drumming performance, and drum making using discarded barrels that have been recycled into taiko drums. Master Ron also demonstrates the Shakuhac...

Toddler Time

July 22, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:

Storytime for Toddlers (three and under) Bring your movers and shakers to a storytime designed especially for wiggly toddlers. Early literacy enhancing activities include books, music, movement, and more. Mondays at 11:00 a.m. Free, no registration required.

​Storytime for Toddlers (three and under) Bring your movers and shakers to a storytime designed especially for wiggly toddlers.   Early literacy enhancing activities include books, music, movement, and more.   Mondays at 11:00 a.m. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Programs, events, and daily happenings sponsored by Handley Regional Library System may be photographed or recorded.  Attendance at any sponsored program, event or general library use constitutes the consent of all attendees and the consent of the parents or legal guardians of any minor children in attendance, to the future broadcast, publication, and other use of photography or videos at the sole direction of Handley Regional Library System.

Tampa Taiko Drums

July 22, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: Reading Program, Music & Movement, Performances & Lectures
Event Details:
Tampa Taiko presents an interactive program that covers the history of taiko, the music of Japan, modern drumming performance, and drum making using discarded barrels that have been recycled into taiko drums. Master Ron also demonstrates the Shakuhac...

Makerspace Mondays

July 22, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
  Put on your maker hats and join us for self-directed Makerspace activities to make-and -take. Ages 6-12. ...

LEGO Club

July 22, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Join us at Bowman Library to design, build, and invent using LEGO® bricks.  Challenge yourself each week with a new theme for your creations. We provide the LEGO® bricks; you provide the creativity! All creations will be displayed...

Baby Time

July 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:

Enjoy an interactive program for infants consisting of rhymes, bounces, songs, stories and more. Join us after to play and socialize! (ages 0-15 months)

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Tampa Taiko Japanese Drums

July 23, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Music & Movement
Event Details:
Tampa Taiko presents an interactive program that covers the history of taiko, the music of Japan, modern drumming performance, and drum making using discarded barrels that have been recycled into taiko drums. Master Ron also demonstrates the Shakuhac...

Tampa Taiko Japanese Drums

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Music & Movement
Event Details:
Tampa Taiko presents an interactive program that covers the history of taiko, the music of Japan, modern drumming performance, and drum making using discarded barrels that have been recycled into taiko drums. Master Ron also demonstrates the Shakuhac...