March into Spring at the library

Kids listeningThe Shawnee Public Library is sharing stories both at the library and also across town at Shawnee Mall in its continuing weekly offerings of activities during March.

A musical morning awaits children at Wiggle to the Music Story Time, offered twice during the month at 10:30 a.m. on Thursdays, March 1 and March 15. Ages 2 to 5 can enjoy books, music and creative movement time.

Story Time at the library is scheduled on each Tuesday of the month at both 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The story times feature music, rhymes and early literacy activities geared to children ages 2 ½ to 5 and their caregivers.

On Wednesdays, Story Time also is offered at 10:30 a.m. at the Center Court at Shawnee Mall, 4901 N. Kickapoo St. It’s best for ages 2 ½ to 5 and will feature music, rhymes, stories and more.

And for slightly older children in kindergarten through 2nd grade, the first Monday of the month is Science Monday. At 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 5, kids will learn about the wonders of science and nature in active, hands-on learning activities.

Registration is not required to attend any of the activities. 

Join in a story time filled with science

STEAM logoThe Shawnee Public Library is going high-tech with its upcoming Story Time With a Scientist, at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 20.

The program is geared to ages 2 to 5, but all ages are welcome. It will feature a visit from the library’s Maker Mobile scientists, to conduct a variety of experiments and entertaining activities that show off the library’s STEAM kit centers.

And the library’s regular story time is a weekly offering on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., with activities geared to ages 2 ½ to 5.

Registration is not required in advance to attend any of these activities.