Family Programs

Aromatherapy Workshop

Learn basic aroma and color therapy techniques.Play with herbs, oils and dyes to create mood-lifting gifts for friends and family.Best for youth ages 6-12 years.

Purim Crafts

Make your own festive holiday mask.Best for children ages 2-5 years and their caregivers.  

Classic Cinema Night

In this installment of our monthly showing of classic films, we will watch an early Katharine Hepburn film.  Appropriate for school-age children and up, this movie features mothers and daughters in honor of the Mother's Day holiday.For more information, including the title of the film, please contact Faith.

What's In A Name?

Celebrate National Poetry Month by creating your own acrostic poems!  All children and their families are welcomed to participate.The event will take place in the Children's Room programming area on the second floor.  

St. Patrick's Day Celebration

Join us for our St. Patrick's Day Celebration, where we will be enjoying stories and building our own Leprechaun Traps.This program is suitable for children ages 5-12.

Parent-Child Yoga

Join us for a parent-child yoga class with instructor Sarah Alim for children ages 3-7 and their caregivers. Please dress comfortably and bring a yoga mat or towel.  

Dr. Seuss' Birthday Celebration

Help us celebrate Dr. Seuss' 110th birthday on Read Across America Day.  We will read some Seuss stories and make some crazy crafts.It will be Seuss-erific! 

Children's Mardi Gras Party!

Celebrate and learn about New Orleans Mardi Gras culture!Enjoy a story, fabulous craft and live brass band music!This is a family event for all ages of children, from birth to 12.  Festivities will take place in Room 200, the Children's Division.  We hope to party with you there!

Pajama Story TIme

Put on your pajamas, grab your teddy bear and join us in the Children's Room for a story time before heading to bed! We'll read stories, sing songs, and perform finger plays together.  Thursday evenings at 6 p.m.

Family MESS

Family Math, Engineering and Science Sundays are an opportunity for parents/caregivers and children to participate in fun, hands-on activities that support Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, or STEM, education initiatives. Each program will have a build and two experiments intended for children aged 4-9.See you there!