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Homework & Testing Help Online
Live Homework Help provides live one-to-one every day from 12:00pm to 2:00am (from basic math to AP Physics)!
TERC has study aides & tests for high school, college, the military, and career: Advanced Placement, GED, SAT, ACT, ASVAB, and TOEFL.
Learn a language! Mango has everything from Spanish to Korean; English to Pirate!
Anchorage Public Library Youth Events
October 1 through October 10
Stay after our Tuesday 10:30 Toddler Time or drop in to chat with other caregivers while your child has fun with our toy collection.
Tuesdays, 11:00am at Loussac
Books and Blocks
Join us for stories, songs and construction fun with blocks, Duplos and other building materials. Ages 5 & under with their families.
Saturdays, 10:30am, at Mountain View
Baby Builders Club
All future builders come, play and build at the library. We will have a variety of blocks for all developmental stages of block play including Lego blocks, Mega Blocks, and Foam blocks. Block play supports skills for future achievement in science and math. Ages 5 & under with their families
Friday, October 2, 11:00am, at Muldoon
Join us for video games, card games and board games. Come try a new board game! Or play an old favorite. Ages 11 and up.
Friday, October 2, 4:00-5:30pm, at Mountain View, Community Room
Celebrate Alaska Book Week with Alaskan Author Tricia Brown
Saturday, October 3, 1:30-2:00pm, at Mountain View, Community Room
Celebrate Alaska Book Week
Join us to for Alaska Book week, as we celebrate the book “A is for
Saturday, October 3, 4:00pm, at Muldoon
Saturday, October 3, 2:30-4:30pm, at Loussac, S
LEGO Club! @Chugiak-Eagle River Library
Join us for LEGO club every month. Test your creativity: build a city or a spaceship or whatever you like! School age children encouraged, but there will be blocks for younger siblings. All children under age 8 must have a caregiver present. Lego Club is the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month.
Wednesday, October 7, 4:00-6:00pm at Chugiak-Eagle River, Program Room
Wee Be Jammin’
Come have fun at the library with music, movement, and simple instruments. Introduce your one to all things music, from shakers to clapping. Good singing voice not required! Ages 5 & under with their families.
Thursday, October 8, 11:30am at Loussac, Storytheater, Level 2
LEGO Club! @Loussac Library
Join us for LEGO club every month. Test your creativity: build a city or a spaceship or whatever you like! School age children encouraged, but there will be blocks for younger siblings. All children under age 8 must have a caregiver present.
Saturday, October 10, 10:15am-12:00pm at Loussac, Youth Services, Level 2
Celebrate Alaska Book Week with Alaska Author Tricia Brown
Noted Alaska children’s author Tricia Brown (Charlie and the Blanket Toss and The Itchy Little Musk Ox) will share one of her books at Family Storytime.
Saturday, October 10, 1:30-2:00pm at Loussac, Storytheater, Level 2
Make your own LED flashlight from a mint tin. Batteries, LED’s and all materials will be provided. Space limited to 20 participants. Ages 8-16.
Saturday, October 10, 2:30-4:00pm at Mountain View, Community Room
Teen Book Club
The Chugiak – Eagle River Library started a Teen Book Club (ages 13-18). Come join us in the Program Room to discuss what you’re currently reading! We meet the second Saturday of the month.
Saturday, October 10, 3:00-4:00pm at Chugiak-Eagle River, Program Room
Introduction to AKCIS
Come learn about how the AKCIS system can help you get ready for college and careers past high school! This is a great resource for Alaskan teens to research and prepare for college, scholarships, and more.
Saturday, October 10, 4:00-6:00pm at Teen Underground, Loussac, level 3
Battle of the Books
Battle of the Books
Battle of the Books is a reading motivation program. New lists of books for each level are selected every year by a committee of librarians and teachers.
- Kindergarten Books
- First Grade Books
- Second Grade Books
- Third & Fourth Grade Books
- Fifth & Sixth Grade Books
- Middle School Books
- High School Books
Storytime - General Schedule
Spring Storytime Session:
Mid-January through April
*Break/No storytime in May
Summer Storytime Session:
June through July
*Break/No Storytime in August
Fall/Winter Storytime Session:
September through mid-December
(no storytime Thanksgiving week)