Family Programs

Friday Films

Friday Films

Family Film and Story! Fridays at 4 p.m. Recommended for all ages.
Nature Suncatcher

Nature Suncatcher Craft

Come enjoy a craft of making suncatchers and celebrate the summer! Appropriate for ages 3-5.
Film Reel

Monthly Family Film

Our monthly film is happening again for children and families!  We'll be hosting a great movie for ages 2 and older.  Please join us!
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.
Russia Clip Art

Stories From Around the World: Featuring Russia

Experience Russia! Listen to stories and engage in hands-on activities. Presented by Nellie Manis, an alumna of the Critical Language Scholarship Program, a U.S. Department of State International Exchange Program. Intended for children 5-10 years old.
Ice Cream Making

I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream!

Did you know July is National Ice Cream Month? Well, the Northwest One Library is celebrating by teaching children how to make homemade ice-cream. We will be using simple everyday ingredients to make it. Not only will children enjoy their tasty creations, but they will learn the science behind how it was made. So join us. We look forward to seeing you.
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Kids Club: Hats!

The theme of the day is hats! We will read stories and sing songs about hats, try on different hats, and make our hats own to take home.
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Make Music Day at the Library

Enjoy live music in front of the library from 1 - 8 p.m. in celebration of Make Music Day. Lineup of artists include: Arthur Diggs and Joe Miller Cristian and Yana Trifilio Tango Trio Ukulele Teach 'n Play (family program with with Middle C) Bryan McEntire

In the Zone: Ukulele Teach 'n Play

This month's In the Zone is brought to you in collaboration with Tenleytown Main Street and Middle C music store. Learn to play ukulele with instructors from Middle C! Ukuleles will be provided for hands-on learning. This event is part of Tenleytown's celebration of Make Music Day.
Japan in a Suitcase


Join us to explore Japan & Japanese culture with a presentation and craft activity. For ages 5-12. Children under the of age 9 must be supervised by a parent or responsible caregiver.