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Anchorage Public Library Youth Events
April 14 through April 23rd
Friday Family Movie
Friday is family movie night at Anchorage Public Library! Grab a bag of popcorn or a snack and settle in for a new favorite or classic movie.
Chugiak-Eagle River, Program Room, Fridays, 4-6pm
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 from soft baby blocks to Duplo LEGO blocks. Block play supports skills for future achievement in science and math. Ages 5 & under with their families.
Mall at Sears; Thursdays, 2:00-3:00pm
Chugiak-Eagle River; Thursday, April 28, 11:00am
Join us for LEGO club. 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.
Chugiak-Eagle River, Wednesday, April 20, 4:00–6:00pm
Mountain View, Saturday, April 23, 2:30-4:30pm
Saturday Science – Snap Circuits
Snap! Turn on a light. Snap! Send up a flying saucer. Snap! Hear a space battle. Learn how electricity works by snapping different pieces together to create circuits that do all this...and more. Ages 8-12. Space is limited.
Mall at Sears, Saturday, April 16, 10:30am
Gerrish (Girdwood) Library, Saturday, April 23, 2:00-3:00pm
We’ll be making marble runs that interact with computers! Ages 8-16
Mountain View, Saturday, April 16, 3:30-5:00pm (note change of time)
Learn, Make, and Take
Join us for flower pot painting that you can make and take home. All Ages
Muldoon, Saturday, April 16, 3:00-4:00pm
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.
Muldoon, Friday, April 22, 11:00am
Senshi Teenz is a new Anchorage Public Libraries and Senshi Con partnership with the purpose of providing a safe, TEENS ONLY space for lovers of Anime, animation, graphic novels.
Mountain View, Saturday April 30, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Reduced Hours at Loussac
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
Spring Storytime Session:
Mid-January through April
*Break/No storytime in May
Saturday, May 14, 12pm-4pm
Summer Storytime Session:
June through July
May 14th to August 13th
*Break/No Storytime in August
Fall/Winter Storytime Session:
September through mid-December
(no storytime Thanksgiving week)