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Family Movie Night Kits

All Day 7/1 - 7/31
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Have a family movie night at home and we’ll provide the snacks! Items included in kits: Microwave popcorn Lemonade packet Dots Dum Dums List of recommended movies you can check out with your TPL card Limit 1 kit per famil...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

July Monthly Craft Kit

07/01/2022 @ 9:30am - 07/31/2022 @ 9:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Our popular craft kits continue!  We’ll be giving out one new craft beginning the first of each month.  Stop by the Youth Reference Desk to pick up a kit.  Kits are available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids
Program Type: Storytime, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Families with young children can join us for a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities. We'll build early literacy skills while having fun!  Registration applies to the entire three-week session, even if you don't register o...

Disclaimer(s)

Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be included in the Confirmation Email sent to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

Please join the Zoom meeting a few minutes early so we can help you with any technical issues. 

 

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Sun Art

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Peace Garden, TPL
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required

Youth Programs

Event Details:
  Join us in the Peace Garden to explore the power of the sun. We will use sunshine to trace objects from nature to make a beautiful artwork. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

DIY Plate Aquarium Kit

All Day 7/12 - 8/12
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Come on by the Youth Reference Desk to pick up a Plate Aquarium Kit! Kits are available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.  NO registration is required. One kit per child. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Under the Sea Drawing Class

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Zoom
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Virtual Program, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Learn to draw underwater creatures using basic shapes and simple line techniques. You don't need any drawing experience to come to this program. You will need to have these materials ready, which are not provided by the library: a pencil, an eraser, ...

Disclaimer(s)

Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be included in the Confirmation Email sent to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

Please join the Zoom meeting a few minutes early so we can help you with any technical issues. 

 

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Yoga & Mindfulness LIVE

6:15pm - 7:15pm
Peace Garden, TPL
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Red Lotus Yoga as we spend an hour introducing the benefits of breath work, bringing mindfulness in everyday situations, and have some fun playing in yoga postures! Though this class is modified for children, adults are encouraged to come h...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids
Program Type: Storytime, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Families with young children can join us for a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities. We'll build early literacy skills while having fun!  Registration applies to the entire three-week session, even if you don't register o...

Disclaimer(s)

Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be included in the Confirmation Email sent to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

Please join the Zoom meeting a few minutes early so we can help you with any technical issues. 

 

This event is in the "Kids" group.

I Survived: the shark attacks of 1916

2:00pm - 2:45pm
Peace Garden, TPL
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Pick up a copy of I Survived: the shark attacks of 1916; read the book then join us for some shark themed activities that will leave you grateful you’re not sharing the seas with these apex predators. Space is limited. One registration per household....
This event is in the "Kids" group.

I Survived: the shark attacks of 1916

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Peace Garden, TPL
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Pick up a copy of I Survived: the shark attacks of 1916; read the book then join us for some shark themed activities that will leave you grateful you’re not sharing the seas with these apex predators. Space is limited. One registration per household....
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids
Program Type: Storytime, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Families with young children can join us for a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities. We'll build early literacy skills while having fun!  Registration applies to the entire three-week session, even if you don't register o...

Disclaimer(s)

Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be included in the Confirmation Email sent to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

Please join the Zoom meeting a few minutes early so we can help you with any technical issues. 

 

This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storybook Trail Adventures

10:00am - 11:30am
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Bring the whole family to our Storybook Trail to read this month's book and complete an activity for a prize. You can start your walk anytime from 10-11:30am, but you must finish by noon to collect your prize.  Raintree Park: 3775 John R. Roa...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Bubble Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:15am
Peace Garden, TPL
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids
Program Type: Storytime, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for a special outdoor storytime where we will enjoy songs, rhymes, and books. At the end of our session we will get out our bubble machine and water table for some fun outdoor play! This program is outdoors. While shade will be provided, p...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Shark Week!

All Day 7/25 - 7/31
Youth Services Area
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Youth Services Area
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Pop into the Youth Dept. during Shark Week to learn about all things sharks! Kids can sink their teeth into a shark themed trivia sheet, available at the desk; grab a coloring sheet; do a scavenger hunt through the youth department. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

LEGO® Club

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Story & Craft Room
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Create structures and stories during an hour of free play with LEGO® collection! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Ocean in a Bottle!

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Peace Garden, TPL
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Children will practice fine and gross motor skills as they add ocean themed materials into and on top of provided water bottles! They will learn how oil and water don’t mix, creating a wave effect in their bottles. Kids can explore their creativity a...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Science of Music

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Troy Community Center
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Troy Community Center
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for a hand-clapping, foot-stomping rock and roll program where we learn a bit about music history and about sound waves and how vibrations make sound. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Chess Lessons

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Story & Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Virtual Program, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Want to get better at playing chess? Join us to hone your skills! Attendees should come already knowing how pieces move across the board for these beginner to intermediate level classes. You must register for each class individually. Presented by Tro...

Disclaimer(s)

Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be included in the Confirmation Email sent to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

Please join the Zoom meeting a few minutes early so we can help you with any technical issues. 

 

This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Fun in the Sun

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Summer is the perfect time for water play and bubbles–and what better place than to play in one of our local Troy parks! We’ll bring the toys and supplies; patrons bring items needed for a day in the sun and water! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

August Monthly Craft Kit

08/01/2022 @ 9:30am - 08/31/2022 @ 9:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Our popular craft kits continue!  We’ll be giving out one new craft beginning the first of each month.  Stop by the Youth Reference Desk to pick up a kit.  Kits are available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Sharpie Tie-Dye T-Shirts

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Peace Garden, TPL
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Have a spare white t-shirt? Bring it and join us outside to make fun sharpie designs that you will turn into your own unique tie-dye design! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Sharpie Tie-Dye T-Shirts

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Peace Garden, TPL
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Have a spare white t-shirt? Bring it and join us outside to make fun sharpie designs that you will turn into your own unique tie-dye design! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Braided Octopuses

2:00pm - 2:45pm
Peace Garden, TPL
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Kids interested in learning how to braid, or looking for an opportunity to hone their skills–look no further! Each kiddo will create a yarn octopus with eight braided legs which they can keep, or give to a friend! This is a great program for crafters...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

iCode Troy: Engineering Build Challenge

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Story & Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join iCode Troy for an engineering challenge! Work as a group to explore tower and bridge building.  This is a repeat of the same program that occurred on Thursday, June 30. If you registered for that occurrence of this program, please do not...