Youth/Tween Events

Due to current restrictions, all events are online. Please visit our calendar to see upcoming virtual events.

Take & Make Monthly Craft Kits for Kids: Go Green – Grow Green!

Take & Make Monthly Craft Kits for Kids: Go Green – Grow Green!

Go Green – Grow Green!:   April 1 – 30 Stop in at the library to pick up a craft kit during the months of March, April, and May.  All of the supplies will be provided for you to make the project.  Limit 1 per child, per month, while supplies last.  Kits will be available…

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Pet Contest

1st Annual Hero Pups & Fictional Felines Contest

April 1 – April 30 Do you think your pet looks like your favorite children’s book character?  Submit a picture of your pet dressed up as that character or if they don’t need a costume just submit a picture of them from April 1 – April 30.  All species of pets are acceptable.  Please tell…

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Book Trivia

Children’s Book Trivia Challenge

April 1 – April 30 Kids up to fifth grade, test your knowledge and research skills!  Beginning April 1, pick up a quiz sheet in the library or print one from our website. Complete and return to the library or email to clarizio@northvillelibrary.org by April 30.  Five winners of Barnes and Noble gift cards will…

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Smart Money Michigan

April is $mart Money MI Kids Read Month

April 12 – April 17 Join us anytime this week for a  special virtual storytime with a representative of Community Financial Credit Union reading Give It! by Cinders McLeod.  The link will be posted on our website and social media beginning Monday, April 12.  A special activity bag will be available for pickup all week,…

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Choose Your Own Adventure Book Club

Choose Your Own Adventure Virtual Read-Aloud Book Club

Wednesday, April 28: 4:30 – 5:30 pm Calling all adventurers in Grades 1-5:  let’s explore a Choose Your Own Adventure book!  No need to read the book ahead of time; we will read and decide together which path to take.  Afterwards, we’ll do a fun activity. Register to pick up your interactive activity bag, which…

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Beaded Bracelet

Take & Make Monthly Craft Kits for Kids: Beaded Bracelet

Beaded Bracelet:  May 1 – 29 Stop in at the library to pick up a craft kit during the months of March, April, and May.  All of the supplies will be provided for you to make the project.  Limit 1 per child, per month, while supplies last.  Kits will be available only if the library…

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Bear is Not Tired

Book Walk @ the Library:  Bear Is Not Tired by Ciara Gavin

Join us on a reading adventure anytime during the month of May!  Start at the library and follow the signs into the park while reading this adorable book!

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Nature in Your Neighborhood

Nature in Your Neighborhood

Beginning May 1, stop by the library to pick up a fun-filled bag to explore nature in your neighborhood.  Binoculars, a bug jar, activities, and app recommendations to explore will be included.  Share your findings with the library or on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.  As supplies last – one per family.

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Star Wars May the Fourth Be with You

May the Fourth Be With You

We’ll be celebrating May the Fourth Be With You the entire week of May 3 – May 8.  Immerse yourself in the Star Wars universe with our books and materials that will be on display in the Youth Dept.  We’ll also have bookmarks, stickers, coloring sheets, and activity sheets available for the kids to take…

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Choose Your Own Adventure Book Club

Choose Your Own Adventure Virtual Read-Aloud Book Club

Wednesday, May 26; 4:30 – 5:30 pm Calling all adventurers in Grades 1-5:  let’s explore a Choose Your Own Adventure book!  No need to read the book ahead of time; we will read and decide together which path to take.  Afterwards, we’ll do a fun activity. Register to pick up your interactive activity bag, which…

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The concept is simple. The rewards are priceless. Read a book to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1,000 books before your child starts kindergarten.

Read more about 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten here.