Tag: family

March 2, 2021 - 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Stop by Anythink Perl Mack to pick up a great book for National Read Across America Day! Read-aloud bundles will be available for check-out along with fun book-themed activity packs (available while supplies last). 

Event Type: 
Early Literacy
Age: 
Children
March 26, 2021 - 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Create a beautiful trivet to use at family dinners or any other time with your family. Supplies limited to one per household and can be picked up at Anythink York Street branch on the day of this program. Suitable for all ages. No registration required. 

Event Type: 
Arts and Crafts
Age: 
Family
February 10, 2021 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Ever wonder how flubber is made? Join us as a 4-H instructor guides us through several Next Generation Science Standards and the process of making your own flubber! This program will be held online; a link will be emailed to registered attendees in advance. Supply kits will be available for pick-up at Anythink Perl Mack beginning on Wed. Feb. 3rd. Supplies are limited; registration required. For questions please email Brittany at bjacobs@anythinklibraries.org

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Family
February 9, 2021 - 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Pick up all of the basics for personal pizzas to celebrate the best holiday of the year!  Enough ingredients are included for four personal pizzas. Supplies limited to one per household, and can be picked up at the Anythink York Street branch on the day of this program. Suitable for all ages. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Food
Age: 
Family
January 12, 2021 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Grab your family and join Farmer Dave from the band, Animal Farm, for an interactive and engaging virtual concert that blends original music, movement, and educational comedy. Animal Farm’s award-winning children’s music explores themes of social/emotional learning, self-expression, community, and the environment through the eyes of our furry, feathered, scaly, and shell dwelling friends. Learn more about Farmer Dave at animalfarmband.com. This event will be hosted live on Anythink’s Facebook page. Share the Facebook event with friends and family. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Music
Age: 
Family
January 22, 2021 - 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Who can shoot a marshmallow furthest? Take a break from the after-holiday stupor and create a fun physics experiment with the family. Supplies limited to one per household and can be picked up at the York Street branch day of. Suitable for all ages. No registration required. 

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Family
December 9, 2020 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Local piñata maker extraordinaire Maribel Arredondo of Mamibel Piñatas leads us through the process of creating our own candy cane holiday piñatas. The program will be held online using GoToMeeting, and supplies will be available to pick-up from Anythink Perl Mack beginning on Wednesday, December 2. A link to the program will be sent out via email to registrants. Supplies are limited and registration is required. One piñata supply kit per registration.

Email bjacobs@anythinklibraries.org for questions. 

Event Type: 
Arts and Crafts
Age: 
Family
December 11, 2020 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Watch the film, follow the script, and participate in movie magic. Join us for this virtual Family Movie Night as we watch the original Frogs-to-riches story. Experience the sights, sounds, smells, and humor of Kermit the Frog and Fozzie’s adventures as they travel to Hollywood to make it big as stars. Register online and pick up your interactive movie kit any time after December 1 at the Anythink Wright Farms branch. Be sure to include your email address when you register so that we can send you the link to our watch party. This movie is rated G and is appropriate for ages 6 and up.  We will have a limited number of DVD and Blu-ray copies of the movie available for check out at Anythink Wright Farms. You are also welcome to use your own copy or stream the movie using your favorite streaming platform. Kits are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.  

Event Type: 
Movies
Age: 
Family
November 4, 2020 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Local piñata maker extraordinaire Maribel Arredondo of Mamibel Piñatas, will lead us through the process of creating our own Day of the Dead sugar skull piñatas! The program will be held online using GoToMeeting, and supplies will be available to pick-up from the Anythink Perl Mack branch beginning on Wednesday, October 28th. 

 

Piñatas are limited, so one supply kit per household, and only one registration per family required. A link to the program will be sent out via email to registrants. Please visit our online calendar to register. For questions or concerns please email bjacobs@anythinklibraries.org

Event Type: 
Arts and Crafts
Age: 
Family
November 2, 2020 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Watch the film, follow the script and participate in movie magic. Join us for this virtual watch party and experience the sights, sounds, and smells of Día de los Muertos with Miguel and his pals, Hector and Dante. Register online any time after October 20 and pick up your interactive kit from the Anythink Wright Farms branch. Be sure to include your email when you register so we can email you the link to our watch party. This movie is rated PG for thematic events. Kits are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Movies
Age: 
Family

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