Kids

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Baby Bookworms is designed for youth ages 0-2. This program is at the Main Library in Columbus on Thursdays at 10:30am and is made possible through a grant from the Polk County Community Foundation. Join us January 8, 15, 22, and 29!

Pre-School Storytime is designed for youth ages 2-5. This program is at the Main Library on Tuesdays at 10:30am and at Saluda Community Library on 1st and 3rd Mondays at 10:30am. Join us January 6, 13, 20, and 27 at the Main Library and January 5 at Saluda Community Library!

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Main Library:
Wed. 1/14 @ 4pm: LEGO Junior Makers
Our LEGO club starts with a literacy-based building activity, followed by LEGO free play!
Thurs. 1/15 @ 6pm: Frozen Sing-A-Long
Popcorn and drinks will be served at this sing-a-long screening of the movie. Come dressed as your favorite character; a prize will be awarded for best costume!
Wed. 1/28 @ 4pm: Board Games
Hang out with your friends and play games such as Monopoly, Sorry, and Candy Land.

Saluda Community Library:
Mon 1/5 @ 3:30pm: Nintendo Wii U Gaming
Hang out with your friends and play games such as Just Dance and Mario Kart.
Tues. 1/13 @ 3:30pm: LEGO Junior Makers
Our LEGO club starts with a literacy-based building activity, followed by LEGO free play!

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FREE BOOKS! All children who live in Polk County can receive one free book per month from the time they are born until they turn five years old! Come to the library and fill out a survey and registration form and return them both to Jen, Youth Services Librarian. Your child will start receiving free books in eight to ten weeks! This program is coordinated by Partnership for Children of the Foothills.

CONTACT INFO

If you have questions or wish to be added to our monthly Children’s & Young Adults Newsletter list, contact Youth Services Librarian Jen Pace at jpace@polklibrary.org or (828) 894-8721 x227.

    • Main Library
      1289 West Mills Street
      Columbus, NC 28722
      Tel. (828) 894-8721
      Fax (828) 894-2761
      Hours:
      Mon. 9am – 6pm
      Tue.-Thurs. 9am – 8pm
      Fri. 9am – 6pm
      Sat. 9am – 4pm

      Saluda Community Library
      44 W. Main Street
      Saluda, NC 28773
      Tel. (828) 749-2117
      Hours:
      Mon.-Fri. 9am – 6pm
      Sat. 9am – 1pm

      Bookmobile
      (828) 894-8721 ext. 225
      Schedule