Special Events for Kids


Summer 2016 Special Events

Kibbles & Books

Kibbles & Books

Designed to increase confidence in young readers, as well as offer therapeutic benefits to children with special needs. Please call the Children's Department at 479-750-8180 to register.

Kibbles & Books
Kibbles and Books Summer Reading Sessions
Wednesdays & Thursdays
5:30 - 7:00 pm
  • Wednesday, May 11
  • Wednesday, June 8
  • Thursday, June 23
  • Wednesday, July 6
  • Thursday, July 21

Special events are FREE and registration is not required!

May the Fourth Be With You
Wednesday, May 4, 4:30 pm

Join us to watch Episode VII: The Force Awakens and make fun Star Wars crafts!

Create-a-Gift for Mother's Day
Saturday, May 7, 2:00 pm

Join us to create homemade gifts for special family members or friends, just in time for Mother's Day!

Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration & Registration
Saturday, June 4, 2:00 pm

Stop by the Children’s Department for an exciting kick-off to summer reading! Enjoy the outdoors while learning to garden with Washington County Master Gardeners.

Join us for lots of fun and your chance to sign up for our summer reading programs.

Do You Yoga?
Thursday, June 9, 2:00 pm

Come ready to stretch! Dr. Ed Mink director of Wellness and Health Promotion will teach relaxation techniques for the whole family!

Tales Afoot!
Thursday, June 16, 10:00 am

Enjoy Activated Story Theatre comedy, audience participation, American Sign Language and imaginative props!

Super Science
Thursday, June 23, 10:00 am

Enjoy wacky fun with Steve Cox, our local super scientist!

Surprise - To Be Announced
Thursday, June 30, 10:00 am

Guaranteed fun for all!

Opera in the Ozarks at Inspiration Point
Thursday, July 7, 10:00 am

Enjoy the tale of Pinocchio...singing, laughing, and all around fun!

Institute of Jugglology
Thursday, July 14, 10:00 am

Hold on to your seats as you witness juggling as you’ve never seen before. A juggling workshop will follow this presentation!

Walk on the "Wild Side"
Thursday, July 21, 10:00 am

Walk on the “Wild Side” with Steve Dunlap from Arkansas Game and Fish Commission as he talks about the wildlife of Arkansas!

End of Summer Celebration with Tommy Terrific’s Wacky Magic
Thursday, July 28, 10:00 am

Get ready to laugh out loud with Tommy’s side-splitting comedy and crazy-fun magic for the whole family. Enjoy tons of fun with games, popcorn, balloon animals, and more to celebrate our wonderful summer program!

This program is supported by the Arkansas Arts Council, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Saturday Movie Matinee
Saturdays, 2:00 pm
June 11 & July 30

Join us for a fun family-friendly movie experience!

LEGO® Club
Mondays, 4:30 pm
June 13 & 27, July 11 & 25

Love building with LEGO? Join us to make and share your own unique creations!

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Last updated May 24, 2016