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   1,000 Books Before Kindergarten   
Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Calling all pre-K stars! Preschoolers between the ages of 4-6 and their caregivers are welcome to attend this fun and engaging program! We'll have stories, songs, group activities/games, play time, and learning stations emphasizing skills helpful in kindergarten.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description

Moving is learning! Does your Pre-K child love to dance and move to music?  Physical movement is recognized by early childhood experts as one of the primary developmental domains of childhood, and this program is a fun way to combine movement with learning.   Children will develop their gross motor skills and coordination as they increase their awareness of musical rhythm and just plain have fun! For ages 4-6. No registration required.

Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Building bridges for the Gingerbread Man!  Everyone knows the story of the Gingerbread Man and the sneaky fox.  Let's help the Gingerbread Man build a bridge, so he doesn't have to rely on that sneaky fox anymore!  All building supplies are included.  For homeschool families with children ages 5-13. 
Location
Teen Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
4:00 PM
Description
Minecraft Open Play is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-6:00 p.m.  All ages are welcome to play the educational version of Minecraft in the computer classroom on the second floor of the Noblesville Library. Children under the age of 12 should have an adult with them since this is not a supervised program.
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
5:00 PM
Description
Need a break from studying? Come to the Fishers Library as we help students "less the stress" before exam week. The Teen Zone will be transformed into an oasis of relaxation, there will be a sign-up sheet for free 10-minute chair massages courtesy of In Harmony Massage (from 6-8pm, limit to 10 total people). And, our Puppies & Popcorn program will be held tonight too, so take a little study break and join us. This program is for TEENS ONLY, Grades 8-12. Thank You!
Location
Teen Program Room
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
6:00 PM
Description
The Tween Drama Club will hold a call out August 18th.  Registration is required and the regular club begins September 8th and will meet the 2nd and 3rd Thursday of each month. Participation in all sessions helps you prepare for the final production--January 19th.  Our theme for all the fall is "Fractured Fairytales." We will do skits, improv games, and reader's theater. The goals of the program are to learn about drama and the theater, improve communication skills, gain confidence in front of an audience, and mostly to have fun.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
During craft night at the library, the library will provide, free of charge, all the materials for each registered attendee to make the craft pictured here. Please provide a valid phone number and email address so that we may contact you to confirm your registration. If you need to cancel, please do so at least 48 hours in advance to give someone else a chance to attend. This program is open to those 18 and over only.  Please note that your spot will be given to someone on the waiting list if you are more than 10 minutes late to this class.**Attention: Please do not add attendees in the "Notes" field, as this is not the same as registering for a program.
Location
Noblesville North plus South Meeting Rooms
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
This month's P&P program will be a part of our LESS THE STRESS event. Relax with the "Love on a Leash" therapy dogs. Play some fun games with our furry friends, have some sweet lemonade and enjoy some delicious popcorn. All ages welcome. ***We'll return to our normal 2nd Tuesday program date in January.***
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
 Join us for a spirited reading of this classic, holiday poem! We will also enjoy cookies and milk, holiday carols and make a craft to take home! No registration required.
Location
Children's Program Room 169/170
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
9:30 AM
Description
Introduction to the Computer Part II is for the novice computer user. You will learn how to navigate around your computer. You will learn how to open, close, create and organize your files. You will learn how to move between documents and how to save them for later use. If you have no prior computer experience, it is helpful to take Introduction to the Computer Part I prior to taking this class. Registration required. kas
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
This creative playtime is for babies birth through 2 yrs. We'll share stories, songs, and rhymes followed by time to play! Siblings are welcome.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Storytime is for older toddlers through preschoolers and their caregiver. Sing, play and listen to stories followed by an activity or craft. Our programs are designed to include STEAM activities, help young children develop the skills they will need to be ready to read, and encourage the development of fine and gross motor skills.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
11:00 AM
Description
This is a drop-in story time for all ages and their families. Children will listen to stories and participate in songs, activities making a craft and free play.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description

Learn the basics of using the internet as a tool to find information! Some familiarity with the computer is recommended. 

Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
5:30 PM
Description
Celebrate the holiday season at the Fishers Library with an after hours showing of "The Santa Clause" staring Tim Allen.  The film is rated PG.  Doors open at 5:30, movie starts at 6pm and runs approximately 90 minutes.  Pizza and popcorn will be provided by the library.  No registration is required for this festive family event.   
Location
Fishers East/Center
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
This is a drop-in Story Time for all ages and their families. We will read stories at 10:00 followed by an open craft time until noon.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Spend your Saturday morning enjoying a multi-generational Christmas celebration of Hispanic culture and customs. Crafts, music, food, and fun for all ages.  For non-Hispanics, an opportunity to learn more about Hispanic Christmas customs.  For Hispanics, a time to connect with traditions you hold dear! 
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
12:00 PM
Description
For all ages. No registration required. Would you like to read to a dog or just pet a dog and get doggie kisses? Love on a Leash will have local volunteers here with their registered therapy dogs. Reading to dogs helps kids build self-esteem and confidence.
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Celebrate the holidays and Indiana's bicentennial by crafting a felt cardinal!  The library will provide all materials and no prior crafting experience is necessary.  The project requires simple sewing; however, no sewing experience is necessary.  Each person making a cardinal will need to register so that we have enough materials on hand for this craft.  The program is open to those 18 and over only.
Location
Fishers Center
Library
Fishers Library

Important Messages
This program is ongoing. You may continue this program until you have read 1,000 books to your child or your child enters Kindergarten.