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Upcoming Events

Anchorage Public Library Youth Events
May 28 through June 8

Click here for a storytime schedule.

Magic: The Gathering Club
Do you like to play Magic? Join us for a fun 2 hours of card play. Call 343-4035 for more details. AGES 11 & up
Thursday, May 28, 3:30-5:30pm

T.G.I.F. @ the TU: Movie Edition!
Join us for our monthly movie afternoon!  This month we will show another heroic classic of marvelous, heroic origin!
Friday, May 29, 3:30-5:30pm
Loussac, Teen Underground, level 3

LEGO Club!
Join us for LEGO club every month.  Test your creativity: build a city or a spaceship or whatever you like! Creations will be photographed for display in the library. School age children encouraged, but there will be blocks for younger siblings. All children under age 8 must have a caregiver present.
Saturday, May 30, 2:30-4:30pm
Mountain View, Community Room

LEGOs @ the Library
Join us for LEGO building fun!  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.
Wednesday, June 3, 4:00-6:00pm
Chugiak-Eagle River, Program Room

Summer Reading Celebration!

Storyteller Bob  -  June 2-4
Join storyteller Bob Kanegis for a totally participatory program—experience great stories and learn how to tell your own. All this and a little fresh squeezed accordion music too!
Tuesday, June 2, 2:00pm @ Loussac
Wednesday, June 3, 2:00pm @ Muldoon       
Wednesday, June 3, 6:30pm @
 Girdwood (Gerrish)  
Thursday, June 4, 12:00pm @ 
Chugiak-Eagle River  
Thursday, June 4, 4:30pm @
 Mountain View 

A safe and welcoming meet-up for LGBTQ teens and their allies….  For teens 14-18! Make friends and have fun at this club just for you—the first and third Thursday of each month.
Thursday, June 4, 6:00-8:00pm
Loussac, Innovation Lab, level 4

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, June 5, 11:00am

Tech Club
Makey Makeys revisited! We’ll be using the Scratch computer programming environment with our Makey Makeys to create an interactive game out of everyday materials.
Saturday, June 6, 2:30-4:00pm
Mountain View, Community Room

Pawsitive Reading
Read to a service dog in a 20-minute session. A great opportunity for reluctant or struggling readers grades K-4 to practice reading aloud! All sessions are first-come, first served. Final session begins 4:10 pm.
Saturday, June 6, 2:30-4:30pm
Loussac, Storytheater, Level two


Storytime - General Schedule

Spring Storytime Session:
Mid-January through April

*Break/No storytime: May

Summer Storytime Session:
June through July

*Break/No Storytime: August

Fall/Winter Storytime Session:
September through mid-December
(no storytime Thanksgiving week)


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