January programs

LEGO ROBOTICS at the Library!

4:00 - 5:30 PM in the Community Room

Thanks to Heather Watson, school-age kids can learn about coding, engineering and robotics with Lego WeDo 2.0 at the Library this winter. These free workshops will be held the last Monday of the month from January to April, starting at 4pm in the large Community Room. 

  • Pre-registration required: Register Here
  • Open to all elementary aged students 
  • ONE SESSION PER STUDENT

Jan. 27: Spinning Top Launcher,  Feb. 24 Hill Climb,             March 30: Battle Bots, April 27: To the Moon

Our regular LEGO Club will meet in the Conference Room while LEGO Robotics will meet in the Community Room.

For more information, call the Children's Desk at (406) 582-2404.

Parenting Workshop
Rethinking Dadhood
Wednesday, February 12, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM with Patrick Duganz, Father Engagement Specialist at Gallatin City-County Health Department

Parenting in a Brave New World with Renee McLendon MA, LMFT, RPT
Wednesday, March 4th, 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM
Do you have a teen in your life?  Would you like help navigating this journey?  Raising adolescents is an exciting and challenging time and you are not alone.

More info and upcoming classes on our Parent Resources and Classes page

 

Quick Links

Booklists

Links to various award winners and book recommendations.

TumbleBooks

Online collection of animated, talking picture books. Share the joy of reading in a fun format.

Kids' Book Club

The Kids' Book Club meets monthly on Thursdays at 4pm to talk about a new chosen title each month.

Homework Help

Resources to help students and families with homework.

Parent Resources

Resources to help parents and families with childhood development and early literacy skills.

Children's Programs

 

MORNING PROGRAMS

Books & Babies

Rhymes & songs for infants 0-2 years on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM in the Community Room, and Saturdays at 10:00 AM in the Children's Room.

Cozy Cafe

The Cozy Cafe is a free breastfeeding support group which meets in the Children's Library from 11:00 PM - 12:00 PM every Thursday.

Little Ones at the Library

Stories and activities for ages 2-5 years on Wednesdays at 10:15 AM and 11:15 AM.

Read! Sing! Play! Storytime

Stories, crafts, songs, and play for the preschool crowd. Every Friday at 10:15 AM and 11:15 AM.

AFTERNOON PROGRAMS

LEGO Club

Mondays from 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM in the Community Room.

R.E.A.D. Aloud to a Dog

Wednesdays 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM.

Minecraft Meetup

Wednesdays 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM in the Computer Lab.

Kid's Chess Club

Thursday afternoons from 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM.

Call the Children's Desk at (406) 582-2404 for information about changes to the schedule, other children's programs, or to check the monthly calendar!