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KIDS SELF-GUIDED PROGRAMS, STORYTIMES & MORE!

   

LEGO Weekends Summer Edition!

Take a break from the heat and get your build on every Friday, Saturday & Sunday all summer! Have fun building a cool creation to display in our window

Take 'n' Make Kits available at the Circulation desk

Our next Take 'n' Make Kit is available July 25. Make a cool craft and then explore extension activities and related books! These kits are for children ages 4 to 12.

Storytime in the Park starts on July 3!

Join us for Storytime in the Park on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 am ALL SUMMER LONG! We will meet in Crescent Park in front of the Library for stories and games.

      

Children's Programs

   

The Library offers a variety of children's programs for all ages including storytimes, maker space programs, Saturday craft programs, and more! Check out our event calendar fo upcoming programs geared towards kids 0-12. The Library also hosts several programs for families such as Chess Club, where all ages are welcome.

   

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with your little one(s) to help build early literacy skills.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Herb Taylor Room
Tabletop Tuesdays!

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
You are invited to join us for Storytime in the Park all summer long!

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Join us for special themed programs. They are a great way to explore and develop literacy skills with your child.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Performing Arts Theatre
Join us for an all ages movie matinee! Admission is free and all are welcome.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Rejoignez-nous pour des histoires et des chansons en français!

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Herb Taylor Room
Join the Saskatchewan Science Centre at the Library for an interactive program!
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Herb Taylor Room
Join the Saskatchewan Science Centre at the Library for an interactive program!

Mon, Jul 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Herb Taylor Room
Join the Saskatchewan Science Centre at the Library for an interactive program!

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with your little one(s) to help build early literacy skills.

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
You are invited to join us for Storytime in the Park all summer long!

Wed, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Performing Arts Theatre
Join us for an all ages movie night! Admission is free and all are welcome.

Sat, Aug 03, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Herb Taylor Room
This STEAM focused program geared to kids ages 8 to 12 focuses on critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Sun, Aug 04, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
South Meeting Room
The Moose Jaw Chess Club and the Library have partnered to bring you biweekly chess games!

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with your little one(s) to help build early literacy skills.

Tue, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Herb Taylor Room
Tabletop Tuesdays!

Wed, Aug 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
You are invited to join us for Storytime in the Park all summer long!

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Join Miss A for some stories of the deep and have fun making your very own ocean themed playdough!

Sat, Aug 10, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Performing Arts Theatre
Join us for an all ages movie matinee! Admission is free and all are welcome.

Sun, Aug 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meet in front of the Library
Join Wild About Moose Jaw at the Moose Jaw Public Library as we go on a nature walk through crescent park.

Mon, Aug 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Rejoignez-nous pour des histoires et des chansons en français!

Tue, Aug 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with your little one(s) to help build early literacy skills.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
You are invited to join us for Storytime in the Park all summer long!

Sat, Aug 17, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Herb Taylor Room
This STEAM focused program geared to kids ages 8 to 12 focuses on critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Sun, Aug 18, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
South Meeting Room
The Moose Jaw Chess Club and the Library have partnered to bring you biweekly chess games!

Tue, Aug 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with your little one(s) to help build early literacy skills.

Tue, Aug 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Herb Taylor Room
Tabletop Tuesdays!

Wed, Aug 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
You are invited to join us for Storytime in the Park all summer long!

Sat, Aug 24, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Performing Arts Theatre
Join us for an all ages movie matinee! Admission is free and all are welcome.

Mon, Aug 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Rejoignez-nous pour des histoires et des chansons en français!

Tue, Aug 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with your little one(s) to help build early literacy skills.

Wed, Aug 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
You are invited to join us for Storytime in the Park all summer long!

Sat, Aug 31, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Herb Taylor Room
This STEAM focused program geared to kids ages 8 to 12 focuses on critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Sun, Sep 01, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
South Meeting Room
The Moose Jaw Chess Club and the Library have partnered to bring you biweekly chess games!

Sun, Sep 15, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
South Meeting Room
The Moose Jaw Chess Club and the Library have partnered to bring you biweekly chess games!

Sun, Sep 29, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Reading Room
The Moose Jaw Chess Club and the Library have partnered to bring you biweekly chess games!

Sun, Oct 13, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
South Meeting Room
The Moose Jaw Chess Club and the Library have partnered to bring you biweekly chess games!

   

New Release Picture Books

   

Kids Picture Books

   

New Release Juvenile Fiction

   

  

New Release Juvenile Non-fiction

   

   

Digital Resources for kids!

  

The library provides access to digital resources for kids of all ages. From talking books and crafts to research and educational resources, taking time to explore our digital library will keep kids engaged and excited about learning!

  

Kids
Tumblebooks
TumblebooksTumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.
Hoopla
HooplaHoopla Kids Mode helps parents and their children discover kid-friendly content. When you turn on Kids Mode, you’ll only see content recommended for kids 12 and younger. Borrow and enjoy audiobooks, eBooks, comics, movies, TV, magazines, or music everywhere you have a screen. All you need is a library card. Hoopla offers more content, in more places, than any other digital library platform and it's all FREE with your library card.
Libby
LibbyFrom nursery rhymes and classic tales to robots and pirates, young readers, come explore! Borrow from a wide selection of eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines straight to your smartphone, tablet, or computer for free. These books even return themselves!
Creativebug
CreativebugCreativebug offers award-winning art and hobby video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. Enjoy free unlimited access to thousands of online classes on demand. Categories include Knitting, Crochet, Art & Design, Paper (including Cricut), Sewing, Quilting, Jewelry, Food & Home, and Holiday & Party, and Kids.
Kanopy Kids
Kanopy KidsKanopy kids is a separate portal in Kanopy that features movies and shows specifically for children ages 2 and up with a focus on ages 2 through 8. Kanopy Kids does not require tickets.
Britannica School Edition
Britannica School EditionA safe, up-to-date, and age-appropriate information resource for Elementary, Middle, and High School. Discover encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, games, and other learning resources that support student research and reinforce curriculum standards. Includes Britannica Student Encyclopedia & Britannica Elementary Encyclopaedia.
Science Online
Science OnlineYour first stop for STEM resources for K-12 and post-secondary! It facilitates STEM research and discovery by allowing users to locate information as well as evaluate and apply their findings. Includes expert information in easy-to-read formats, printable experiment instructions, and online experiments for hands-on learning.
Gale in Context: Elementary
Gale in Context: ElementaryGale in Context: Elementary provides K-5 students easy access to magazines, reference books and newspaper articles selected just for their age group through a fun, kid-friendly interface.
Gale in Context: Middle School
Gale in Context: Middle SchoolFind the answer for any question with Gale in Context: Middle School. Introduce middle school students to database searching with resources featuring age-appropriate, curriculum-related content.
Novelist: K-8 Plus
Novelist: K-8 PlusA database about books specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

  

   

Early Literacy Calendars

Each month download a new literacy calendar full of activities to do with your child. All the activities help to build literacy skills right from the birth. Calendars include activities, songs, games, crafts & more!