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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, November 19, 2018
Time
12:00 AM
Description
Breakfast with Santa tickets will go on sale starting Monday, November 19th! Tickets will cost $5 per person. No refunds unless in the event of cancellation or rescheduling. Please call 439-5504 or email NSChildrensLibrarian@shelbycounty-al.org for more information.
Location
Childrens Department
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 19, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts make up a lively 30 minute program designed especially for short attention spans. Registration will begin one week prior to each storytime. Ages 19-36 months. Registration required and opens 1 week before program.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Time
10:45 AM
Description

Stories, puppets, and lots of music for every member of the family. All Ages. No Registration.

Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 24, 2018
Time
11:00 AM
Description
The library provides the Legos, the kids provide the imagination and creativity. Families are welcome to drop in anytime between 11 and 1 to build spectacular creations which will be displayed in the library.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mt Laurel Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 26, 2018
Time
4:00 PM
Description

Learn the secrets of beautiful Fall colors and make a colorful leaf-print. Designed for Ages 5 and up. Registration is required.


Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Time
10:45 AM
Description

Stories, puppets, and lots of music for every member of the family. All Ages. No Registration.

Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Drop by the Children's Department between 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm and listen to a story before building a fort together as a family. We provide the building materials, books to read, and glow sticks, you bring the imagination! All ages with caregivers. No registration. Snacks will be available.
Location
Childrens Department
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Friday, November 30, 2018
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Give thanks and have fun as Ms. Jan presents science-y fun surrounding Thanksgiving! Preschool Age.  Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 01, 2018
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Animal Tales will be here with a wide variety of exotic animals from all over the world!  Six surprise guest animals will provide participants an up close and personal experience through volunteer interactions and crowd participation.

All Ages Welcome. No registration is required.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 01, 2018
Time
3:00 PM
Description
Featuring animals with a holiday safari theme. All ages welcome.  Registration required. Program will be held at the Double Oak Community Church CafĂ©.  Contact the Mt Laurel Library at 991-1660 or mtlaurel@shelbycounty-al.org for more information. 
Location
DOCC Activity Bldg
Library
Mt Laurel Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 03, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts make up a lively 30 minute program designed especially for short attention spans. Registration will begin one week prior to each storytime. Ages 19-36 months. Registration required and opens 1 week before program.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 04, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description
We will have different play stations - such as dramatic play, art, LEGOs, and more - for young ones and their adults. Drop in anytime between 10-12! Ages 5 and under. Caregiver supervision required. No registration.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 04, 2018
Time
4:00 PM
Description
Join local cake artist Melinda Storey and learn how to decorate holiday cupcakes. Tweens only (ages 8-12). Registration is required.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mt Laurel Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 05, 2018
Time
10:45 AM
Description

Stories, puppets, and lots of music for every member of the family. All Ages. No Registration.

Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 06, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description
A story time designed especially for babies and their caregivers. Stories and music provide interaction for the babies and time for caregivers to talk and share with each other. Ages: Birth to 18 months. Registration Required. Registration will begin two weeks prior to program date.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 06, 2018
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Come in your PJs, have milk and cookies, and hear some wonderful bedtime tales. Suited for ages 3 and up. No Registration Required.
Location
Childrens Department
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 07, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Stories, songs, fingerplays, and more make up a lively 30 minute program designed especially for short attention spans and their caregiver. Registration begins two weeks prior to each storytime. Ages 36 months and younger. Registration required. 

Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mt Laurel Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 07, 2018
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Stories, music, and more for every member of the family. All ages. No registration required.

Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mt Laurel Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 08, 2018
Time
9:00 AM
Description
Join us for a great time of food, fun, and pictures with Santa! Breakfast will be from 9:00 - 9:30. Pictures with Santa and a craft will be from 9:30 - 10:30.

All ages are welcome. Registration required. A $5.00 fee per person is due at time of registration and can be paid online here with credit card or in person in the Children's Department with cash or check. Please register each person individually or register as a group and specify the number of people. Please note: If "Pay in Person" is selected when registering online, please come by the library within two days to pay or the reservation may be canceled. No refunds unless the library has to cancel or reschedule the event.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 10, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts make up a lively 30 minute program designed especially for short attention spans. Registration will begin one week prior to each storytime. Ages 19-36 months. Registration required and opens 1 week before program.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Seasonal stories to get us ready for winter! Join us for stories, games, crafts, and snacks!  Suited for ages 3-5. Registration required and begins 2 weeks before event.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Time
10:45 AM
Description

Stories, puppets, and lots of music for every member of the family. All Ages. No Registration.

Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Time
1:00 PM
Description

Through Distance Learning, the Alaskan Zoo will present a virtual encounter with polar bears and teach us more about these amazing creatures! Contact Vanessa at NSChildrensLibrarian@shelbycounty-al.org or 439-5504 for more information. Grades K-5th. Registration required. Space is Limited.


Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 14, 2018
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Ms. Jan will help us engineer a graham cracker house! Preschool Age.  Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 15, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Drop in to make a craft at the library. All ages with parent help. Registration is not required but supplies are limited. 

Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mt Laurel Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 17, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts make up a lively 30 minute program designed especially for short attention spans. Registration will begin one week prior to each storytime. Ages 19-36 months. Registration required and opens 1 week before program.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Celebrate the season with stories, crafts, and milk & cookies. All ages welcome. Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mt Laurel Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Time
10:45 AM
Description

Stories, puppets, and lots of music for every member of the family. All Ages. No Registration.

Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description
A story time designed especially for babies and their caregivers. Stories and music provide interaction for the babies and time for caregivers to talk and share with each other. Ages: Birth to 18 months. Registration Required. Registration will begin two weeks prior to program date.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Come in your PJs, have milk and cookies, and hear some wonderful bedtime tales. Suited for ages 3 and up. No Registration Required.
Location
Childrens Department
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 21, 2018
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Stories, songs, fingerplays, and more make up a lively 30 minute program designed especially for short attention spans and their caregiver. Registration begins two weeks prior to each storytime. Ages 36 months and younger. Registration required. 

Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mt Laurel Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 21, 2018
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Stories, music, and more for every member of the family. All ages. No registration required.

Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mt Laurel Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 27, 2018
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Drop by the Children's Department between 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm and craft away! Supplies will be available to use for prompted crafts or to create whatever is in your imagination! All ages with caregivers. No registration. Snacks will be available.
Location
Childrens Department
Library
North Shelby Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 29, 2018
Time
11:00 AM
Description
The library provides the Legos, the kids provide the imagination and creativity. Families are welcome to drop in anytime between 11 and 1 to build spectacular creations which will be displayed in the library.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mt Laurel Library

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Important Messages
Last day to register for the program: July 12

Last day to log books: July 19

Last day to receive Library Dollars: August 1

Last day to spend Library Dollars: August 8