Children

Programming

Please call Deanna at 239.472.2483 for programming information for this month or view the calendar here.

Storytime

There are five simple practices to get kids ready to read: talking, singing, reading, writing and playing. Welcome to Family Storytime, an all-ages program that encourages the development of pre-reading skills through songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and stories. Length is...

After-school Clique and Crew

Clique (4th-6th grade) Tuesdays at 3 p.m.  &  Crew (K-3rd grade) Thursdays at 3 p.m. Each is tailored to the group’s age levels. Crafting, building, making, and playing with books and a snack thrown in. Nov./Dec. Schedule: Thursday 11/30 Clique and...

Summer Reading – Builds A Better World

Babies to Teens: Reading for Others More than 200 kids from age zero to 18 were enrolled in the 2017 Sanibel Public Library’s Summer Reading Program (SRP). As in years past, kids read to earn books for their home library and for children at Golisano Children’s...

Storytime!! Wednesdays at 10 am & 1 pm

There are five simple practices to get kids ready to read: talking, singing, reading, writing and playing. Welcome to Family Storytime, a five-year old and younger program that encourages the development of pre-reading skills through songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and...

Summer Reading Program Due Dates

The Summer Reading Program is nearly over. Be sure to have all of your hours and activities logged by Saturday, Aug. 5. Come in to claim your prizes by Saturday, August 12.

Summer Reading For Kids of All Ages

Kids of All Ages Register for Summer Reading Program! Kids of all ages enjoyed the the kickoff party for the Sanibel Public Library Summer Reading Program on June 3. Eight-month-old Finn, pictured above, was excited to take part in selecting his favorite books....

Summer Programs

Tuesdays @ 2 p.m. Bessie the R.E.A.D. Dog will be here on rain-free Tuesday afternoons. Come read to her. Tuesdays @ 3 p.m. Programs/Performances: 6/6 Painting/Make & Take; 6/13 Windell Campbell--Storyteller; 6/20 Showtime for Kids--magic and comedy; 6/27 Doug...

Summer Reading Program

The Summer Reading Program has returned! This year's theme is "Build a Better World," which is appropriate for our readers--for every book earned, a book is donated to the Golisano Children's Hospital. Our kick-off is Saturday, June 3rd from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. This...

Teens

Summer Reading Program Due Dates

The Summer Reading Program is nearly over. Be sure to have all of your hours and activities logged by Saturday, Aug. 5. Come in to claim your prizes by Saturday, August 12.

New Teen Books

Though the size of our Young Adult area has temporarily shrunk, we continue to receive the newest titles. Come in and "check them out." As always, I take requests.

Community Service Hours

Looking for a way to contribute to your community, share your skills and talents, impress colleges and future employers, and/or get service credit for graduation? Sanibel Public Library wants to help you help us! We are looking for teens to help in a variety of ways....

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