Get your weekend started right with our new monthly Bingo night, hosted by a diverse array of community members who help make the Perl Mack neighborhood shine. This month, learn all about your local librarians through a fun-filled evening of snacks and prizes galore.
It’s Bingo time! We’ll play several different games and each winner gets to go home with either a children’s or young adult level book. All ages welcome.
Join us for free, fun cooking classes and free groceries! Cooking Matters will teach families how to cook delicious and affordable meals at home. At each class, your family will cook and eat a healthy dinner, and receive a bag of groceries to take home so you can make it again. You’ll also receive a book with nutritional information, recipes, and more. Appropriate for caregivers and kids ages 6-12. This program is a series of classes taking place Tuesdays from 4:30-6:30 pm starting April 2 and running through May 14. Please plan on attending at least five of the seven sessions. Space is very limited; registration is required and holds your spot for the full series. Please register each family member so we know how much food to have.
Sign up is for these class dates:
Tuesdays, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
May 7, & May 14
Work together to put on a small play. Participants will each get a part to read as we sit around the table. This is a great opportunity for kids and parents to practice reading together.
We’re going on a Bug Safari! Experts from the Butterfly Pavilion will be our guides as they introduce us to live invertebrates from around the globe and teach about their characteristics, where and how they live, and why they are important in our world. Appropriate for all ages. Participants must be at least 3-years-hold to hold Rosie the tarantula. This program is part of Dig It, Anythink’s month-long celebration of gardening, backyard farming and more. Space is limited; registration encouraged.
Enjoy a weeknight break from the grind of work and school with a movie, snack and a fun activity! This month we’ll head into the wild with A Bug’s Life. It’s going to BEE fantastic!
Join us as we kick-off the PBJ series with a special guest speaker from the Greenwood Wildlife Rehabilitation Center! This new program series is a monthly family-style book club with a focus on young readers and the wonderful world of picture books. Join us as we explore picture books that take us Into the Wild, hear from our Greenwood Wildlife guest and have a blast helping young readers develop a love for learning and books. Appropriate for families with young readers up to second grade.
Join us for an hour of mindfulness that is perfect for the whole family. We will share contemplative stories, explore different breath techniques, and move our bodies mindfully in a fun and playful yoga practice with yoga games. Bring your own mat, or feel free to use one of ours.
Join us as we share stories and songs appropriate for the whole family. A simple activity will follow.