Monday, August 22, 2016

Rainforest Cafe Parrot Presentation Sept. 1

Come to our free parrot presentation presented by Rainforest CafĂ© on Thursday, Sept. 1 @ 10:00 a..m. in our Tabby Theater. See these beautiful birds up close and personal.  Learn about Amazon parrots and their habitats. How long can parrots live? What do they eat? How long does it take them to learn how to talk? Is it easy to teach them how to do tricks? Learn amazing facts about these clever birds.

Best for school age children. Seating in on a first come, first served basis.

Special FREE Magic Show on Tue. Aug. 30

Come to a free JWR Magic Show featuring Magic Frank and Zeezo on Tuesday, August 30 at 10:00 a.m. and at 1:00 p.m. in the Tabby Theater. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Doors will open 30 minutes before showtime. Fun for the entire family. Audience participation.  Held during our library's storytime vacation. Each shows lasts roughly 45 minutes.

Storytime Vacation Aug. 30 - Sept.10

Our annual summer Storytime Vacation this year starts, Tuesday, August 30 -  Saturday, September 10. (The week before and after Labor Day) There will be NO Toddler, Preschool or Craft Storytimes at Central, Banning, Main Street or Murphy library branches. We will still have our STAR readers, Pajama Storytime and a special Magic Show and Parrot Presentation during our storytime time break at the Central Library.

Our regular weekly storytimes will resume starting Tuesday, September 13.

Monday, August 8, 2016

Just some of our August Reading Raffle Prizes

https://www.facebook.com/FriendsOfTheChildrensLibraryOfHuntingtonBeach/photos/?tab=album&album_id=690983957716347
The photo of our display case shows some of the many prizes children can win during the Reading Raffle. Want more detailed pictures? Click on the link above to see some the prizes children 12 years old and under can try to win by entering our August Reading Raffle. Children 5 and under can earn a virtual raffle ticket for every 10 book they log online. Children 6-12 can earn a virtual ticket for every 180 minutes (3 hours) spent reading that they log online. Children can earn up to 8 tickets during this program.
You can also view pictures of the prizes on the Friends of the Children's Library of  Huntington Beach Facebook page.
Not yet registered? Click here
https://hbpl.beanstack.com/reader365

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Stuffed Animal Library Sleepover Camp Video 2016

The Library Sleepover Camp was a great success. The toys had a wonderful time. Want to see what happened?
Click on the link below.



This video is also posted on the Friends of the Children's Library of Huntington Beach Facebook page.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

"LIKE" the Friends of the Children's Library Facebook Page

If you are a member of Facebook then you might want to " LIKE" the Friends of the Children Library of Huntington Beach Facebook page. Get the latest news and updates about upcoming children's programs and events. See photos taken at the events.
Click here
https://www.facebook.com/FriendsOfTheChildrensLibraryOfHuntingtonBeach/

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Wednesday Library Lego Club now through Aug. 24

Wednesday Lego Club
July 6 - Aug. 24,  Tabby Theater
Children 6-8     1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Children 9-12   2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

We supply the Legos
You supply the Fun.