Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Stuffed Animal Sleepover Camp Aug 5-Aug 19

Starting Friday, August 5 through Friday, August 19 children may bring in their stuffed toys or dolls and have them stay over at the Central Library Children's Department sleepover camp. Cost is $4 per toy.
On Saturday, August 20 there will be a special storytime slideshow at 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. in the Tabby Theater featuring the toys who went to camp and the adventures they had. There is no charge to attend storytime.

The slideshow will also be available for viewing on this website and on the Friends of the Children's Library of Huntington Beach Facebook page.

Children may pick up their toys Saturday, August 20.

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

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

FREE outdoor concert July 30 with Jazzy Ash

Don't miss our free outdoor concert featuring Jazzy Ash and the Leaping Lizards on Saturday, July 30 10:30 a.m. at the Central Park Bandstand.  You'll clap your hands and stomp your feet to this wild and jazzy beat. Bring your beach chairs, towels, blankets and picnic baskets. CDs for sale after the performance as we celebrate the end of the summer reading program and the start of our August Reading Raffle for children 12 and under.

Everyone is welcome to attend. Bring your neighbors and friends.

Click on samples of Jazzy Ash Music here

NO toddler or craft storytime will be held on July 30.

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.

Family Game Night July 27

For all ages! Come to Family Game Night in our Talbert Room. A variety of card and board games will be provided for people to play.

Come see the movie, Cars July 29

Beat the heat and take a seat at our free Friday July movies. Movies start at 2:00 p.m. in the Tabby Theater.  Children may use their earned reading program coupon to exchange for a snack or water.

July 29, Cars

Register for our August Reading Raffle for children 12 and under.

Haven't yet register for  reading program? Click here to do so.  https://hbpl.beanstack.com/reader365

After July 30, children ages 12 and under take part in our August Reading Raffle and earn virtual raffle tickets to win prizes. The August Reading Raffle runs from August 1 - August 31.

Children 5 and under count the books they read or listen to. For every 10 books that they record on their online reading log, they will earn a virtual raffle ticket and a digital badge.

Children ages 6-12 count the number of minutes they spend reading. For ever 180 minutes (3 hours) they record on their online reading log, they will earn a virtual raffle ticket and a digital badge.

Children can earn up to 8 tickets for a chance to win a variety of prizes including Froggy and his skateboard, stuffed Disney toy and book, tickets to the Aquarium of the Pacific, Horseback Riding and more.

Winners will be notified after September 1.