The children’s collection of Smiley Library includes books for toddlers, picture books, easy readers, books-on-tape, magazines and fiction and non-fiction collections up to the eighth grade level.
Bring your little ones and enjoy storytelling from our wonderful group of readers!
- Monday Nights in the Story Corner
Read to Redmond, our Therapy our Therapy Dog Labrador friend 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Hindi Story Time 6:45 -7:15 p.m.
- Tuesday Nights in the Story Corner
Spanish Story Time 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Read to Redmond, our Therapy Dog Labrador friend 5:30 – 7:00
Chinese Story Time 5:45 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Pajama Story Time: 7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
- Wednesday Mornings in the Assembly Room
Preschoolers: Ages 4-6 10:15-11:15 am ~ story time + craft time
- Thursday Mornings in the Assembly Room
Tiny Tots: Ages 2-3, 10:15-10:35 am, 10:40-10:55 am
Saturday Craft Day
July 18, 2015
Join us for a fun-filled morning of crafting, stamping and making new friends in the Assembly Room. Join Miss Didi and her helpers as they help you make and create great crafts for you to take home.
Summer Reading Program 2015
Read to the Rhythm
Sign up beginning on Tuesday, June 16 for the reading portion of the program. Help us read 1,000, 000 pages this summer! Children ages 2-19 are eligible to participate and READ and earn a prize each week!
EACH TUESDAY MORNING
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
In the Contemporary Club
Sign-up today to join the Summer Reading Club and help us read 1,000,000 pages this summer!!
June 16:Summer Reading Kick-off!!One World Rhythm ~ Rhythm and drums
June 23:Karen Rae Kraut ~ Storytelling and song
June 30:Chazz ~ Drums
July 7:John McLean Allan ~ Bagpipe playing & information
July 14:Michael D. McCarty ~ Storytelling
July 21:Arty Loon ~ Magic and comedy
July 28:Ray McNamara ~ Drums and music
August 4:GRAND FINALE!!Swazzle ~ Puppet Show
FREE Chick-fil-A lunch & Sno-Cones for participants after the Grand Finale Puppet show
Summer Reading Program ~ reading portion
Children of all ages, 0 – 19 can help us this summer! Our goal this year is to read 1,000,000 pages with all of the kids helping! Bring your child in to sign up on Tuesday, June 16 (or anytime thereafter). The child will receive a reading log to help them keep track of all the pages they read this summer. A weekly prize is available for those kids who would like to earn a prize. Kids can bring their reading log in once per week to log in their pages onto the chart. Will you be one participant this year who can say they helped Redlands achieve 1,000,000 pages read this summer?
Ages 8 – 12
Join us for three weeks of professional authors talking with the children and teaching them writing skills to improve school writing and encourage them to write professionally. There are a handful of young writers out in the children’s literature field. Let’s fill the field with some of our local, young writers!
June 27 ~ Jason O. Silva; July 11 ~ Diane Adams; July 25 ~ Jeff McMahon
Sign up today by calling the Young Readers’ Room @ (909) 798-7674
Sponsored by the Frugal Frigate, A Children’s Bookstore
Thursday, June 11 ~4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
June 18 & June 25 ~ 2:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Kids may come to read aloud to Sassy, a smaller poodle
in the Young Readers’ Room
One child at a time may read aloud to Sassy
We will have books available for the children to read out-loud as Sassy listens intently to the story!
Yoga for youngsters
FREE 8-week course for children ages 3-9
Please call to sign-up…there are only 40 spots available!
Please have children wear loose clothing so they will be able to stretch.
Parents are required to stay with the children during program & are more than welcome to participate with the kids!
Dates for Summer will be Thursdays from 4:00 -5:00
6/25; 7/2; 7/9; 7/16; 7/30; 8/6; 8/13; 8/20