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Anchorage Public Library Youth Events
May 20 through May 28
There are no storytimes in May. The summer storytime session will run from May 31 to July 30 Click here for a storytime schedule!
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, May 20, 11:00am
Scott & Wesley Gerrish (Girdwood) Library, Saturday, May 21, 11:00am
It’s Summer! Family Movie
It’s officially summer! Kick back, relax, and watch a family movie on the big screen.
Scott & Wesley Gerrish (Girdwood) Library, Friday, May 20, 2:00-4:00pm
Curious George Party
Meet Curious George! Take a photo! Snacks, videos, books & more! Ages 0-6 with their families.
Mountain View, Saturday, May 21, 10:30-11:30am
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.
Mountain View, Saturday, May 21, 2:30-4:30pm
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.
Teen Underground, Loussac, Saturday, May 21, 2:30pm-4:30pm
Learn, Make, and Take
Join us for a Wind Chime that you can make and take home. All Ages
Muldoon, Saturday, May 21, 3:00-4:00pm
STEM storytime will focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math concepts for preschoolers. This program is very interactive and includes a small and simple STEM activity after the program. Ages 3-5 with family
Muldoon, Wednesday, May 25, 10:30am
Science in the Library - “The Lumps and bumps you find on plants”
Join us for science-oriented games, crafts and activities! For children ages 4-10; children age 8 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Chugiak-Eagle River, Wednesday, May 25, 4:00-5:00pm
You Are Not Alone
Cook Inlet Tribal Council presents You Are Not Alone, Youth Led Suicide Prevention Training with QPR Approach. Suicide is a serious issue in Alaska, join us in learning how to stem the tide and possibly save a life.
For youth ages 12-18
Teen Underground, Loussac, Thursday, May 26, 6:00-8:00 pm
Meet the Author Illustrator
Newbery Honor Award Winner
for her book Roller Girl
Saturday, June 4
10:30am @ Z.J. Loussac Library
2pm @ Chugiak - Eagle River Library
6pm @ Spenard Recreation Center
Upcoming School Age Events
Tuesday, May 31 2pm @ Gerrish-Girdwood Library
Wednesday, June 1 2:30pm @ Muldoon Library
Wednesday, June 1 6pm @ Z.J. Loussac Library
Thursday, June 2 12pm @ Chugiak-Eagle River Library
Thursday, June 2 4:30pm @ Mountain View Library
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)