The children’s collection of Smiley Library includes:
- Books, periodicals, pamphlets, and audio materials for preschool through 8th grade.
- Special programs and activities are held for children year round.
- Reading Clubs are held throughout the year and feature special themes and rewards to young readers.
Bring your little ones and enjoy storytelling from our wonderful group of readers!
Monday in the Story Corner:
- Hindi Story Time 6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Tuesdays in the Story Corner:
- Spanish Story Time 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (begining 7/12)
- Chinese Story Time 5:45 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. (resumes in August)
- Pajama Story Time: 7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday Mornings in the Contemporary Club:
- Preschoolers: Ages 4-6 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. ~ story time + craft time
Thursday Mornings in the Contemporary Club:
- Tiny Tots: Ages 2-3, 10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., 10:40 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.
- The Magic of Yoga, Dance and Art ~ all ages welcome ~ please bring your own mat ~ 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
ANGELS BASEBALL RIDDLE CONTEST
Redlands Kids’ Riddle Contest
Redlands children can win six Diamond Club behind-home plate tickets and two V.I.P. parking passes to the Angels vs.Tampa Bay Rays baseball game Sunday, July 16 at 12:30 p.m.
There will be a new riddle every month throughout baseball season. To enter, figure out the riddle and send your answer, name, age and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org or take it to the Young Readers’ Room at the A.K. Smiley Public Library.
Only 6- to 12-year-old children who live in Redlands may enter.
All correct answers will be entered into a random drawing. One entry per child will be valid.
Answers must be submitted by July 12 and the winner will be notified July 13.
The contest is co-sponsored by the Rochford Foundation, A.S. Smiley Library and The Daily Facts.
It’s a Buick car dealership – oldest one in the nation.
Family-owned, almost 4th generation!
After nearly a century of sales and good service,
GM announced (and this made folks nervous)
The shop and car showroom really should close.
But Redlands resounded with a chorus of “No’s!”
Now it’s one hundred and four! (if you’re keeping score)
Here’s a hint that will help you a little bit more:
Think of something you wear on your head (as in clothes)
Plus land on a farm where food grows in rows.
Yoga for children
3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Located in the Contemporary Club.
Please bring your own mats!
All ages welcome!
Parents must stay with child.
Wear loose clothes for stretching!
Summer Reading Program 2017
“Build a Better World”
Entertainment Programs for kids each Tuesday morning in the Contemporary Club @ 10:00 a.m.
Check out the interactive map prepared just for us by Esri for our Summer Reading Program:
Clicking on this link will assist you to help us Build A Better World this summer!
You can get book recommendations set from other countries; explore the world & learn new GIS facts!
June 13 ~ Franklin Marionettes “The Princess and the Pirates”
June 20 ~ Twinkle Time
June 27 Noteworthy Puppets “”STEAM Works”
July 11 Mr. Twister & his balloons
July 18 David Cousin ~ Juggling
July 25 ~ Swazzle “Ricky Raccoon and the Green Rangers”
August 1 ~ Grand Finale ~ Abbit the Average
Sno-Cones will be served after the show!
Entertainment Programs for Tweens & Teens each Monday afternoon (location TDB) @ 3:00 p.m.
June 19 ~ “Anime Your Way” ~ learn the art of animae from a professional
July 10 ~ Michael Mezmer ~ Phenomenist ~ Be wowed by illusion, science and hypnotic suggestion!
July 24 ~ Christy Lane “Dare to Dance”
All kids ages 2 – 19 are invited to join us for the reading game portion of our SRP…come into the YRR beginning
June 13 to receive your reading log! Let’s read together this summer
Saturday Craft Day
August 12, 2017
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.
In the Young Readers’ Room
Join Daisy, our favorite Therapy Dog on Sunday, July 9 from 2:00 – 2:30!
She loves listening to children of all ages read books out loud!
Come in to the YRR, choose a great book & wait for your turn to read to Daisy!
For more information, call Children’s Services at 798-7674