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LITtle ApPLes

LITtle ApPLes promotes
Early Literacy @ APL

Text LITTLEAPPLES to 888777 to receive a weekly early literacy tip & updates on special programs.

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)!

Testing and Education Reference Cente

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!

 

 

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Click here to sign up for 1-2 monthly emails about youth events at the Anchorage Public Library.

 

Upcoming Events

Anchorage Public Library Youth Events
July 17 through July 25

Click here for a storytime schedule.

Information about Summer Reading sign-up & events

Superhero Training Academy
Every Hero Has a Story! Craft and science activities for superheroes. School age through middle school. Every Friday in June and July.
Fridays, 2:30-3:30pm
Mountain View, Community Room

Krambambuli Puppets—Stone Soup
Marvel at beautiful, handcrafted wooden puppets as you experience this traditional tale told by local puppeteers.
Friday, July 24, 11:00am
Girdwood Community Room

Lego/Games Event
Come challenge yourself and your friends with lots of different games, or test your Lego creativity: build a city or a spaceship or whatever you like!
Saturday, July 25, 2:00-4:00pm
Girdwood Community 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.
Saturday, July 25, 11:30am
Loussac, Storytheater Level two

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, July 25, 2:30-4:30
Mountain View, Community Room

Krambambuli – The Tiger’s Whiskers
Celebrate the end of preschool summer reading with the Krambambuli Puppet Theater. Marvel at beautiful, handcrafted wooden puppets as you experience this traditional tale told by local puppeteers.
Saturday, July 25, 11:00am
Mountain View, Community Room

Acoustic Jam with Nick!
All levels of acoustic musicians are welcome! Bring your own instrument (guitar, banjo, and ukulele) and share your love of music!
Sunday, July 26, 1:00-4:00pm
Loussac, Innovation Lab, level 4

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, July 29, 4:00-6:00pm
Chugiak-Eagle River, Program Room

BUILD IT! Construction Storytime & Block Play Party
In place of Toddler Time. Children under 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for a special storytime featuring construction books to be followed by block play with special block sets for every age of development from birth to five.

Thursday, July 30, 10:30am

Chugiak-Eagle River, Program Room

 

Magic: The Gathering Club

Do you like to play Magic? Join us for a fun 2 hours of card play. AGES 11 & up

Thursday, July 30, 3:30-5:30pm

Muldoon

 

BUILD IT! Construction Storytime & Block Play Party
In place of Family Storytime. Children under 5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for a special storytime featuring construction books to be followed by block play with special block sets for every age of development from birth to five.
Friday, July 31, 11:00am
Girdwood Community Room

Readers to the Rescue
The presentation to Dollars for Dogs, a visit from the Anchorage Police Department’s K-9 Unit and a Quidditch match to celebrate Harry Potter’s Birthday.
Friday, July 31, 2:00pm
Loussac Library

T.G.I.F. @ the TU: Movie Edition!
Join us for our monthly movie afternoon! This month we will show another heroic classic: Mystery Men!
Friday, July 31, 3:30-5:30pm
Loussac, Teen Underground, level 3

Tech Club
Robots Revisited. Experiment with several kinds of vibrobots. Make your own design or construct a tensegrity robot from straws and rubber bands. Ages 8-16.
Saturday, August 1, 2:30-4:30
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, August 1, 2:30-4:30pm
Loussac, Storytheater, Level two

 

Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books
2015-2016

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.

 

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)

 

New York Times Children's Book Reviews

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