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What”'s Up at the Franklin Library-January 2010

By Erin Thomasson Children”'s Programs Cuentos y Canciones/World Language Storytime: Spanish Thur., Jan. 7”“Feb. 25, 6 p.m. Para niños de 2 años en adelante. Comparta y disfrute con sus niños libros, cuentos, rimas y música en español. Ages 2 and up. Share books, stories, rhymes and music in Spanish. Origami Fun! Sat., Jan. 9, 3:30 p.m. Grades 1 and up. Learn this nifty paper-folding art from local master Daniel Kluver. Leave with your pockets full of animals! Sheeko Caruur Af-Soomaali ah/World Language Storytime: Somali Tuesdays, Jan. 12, 19 & 26, 6:30”“7:30 p.m. La wadaag bugagga, sheekoyinka, jaan-gooyada maansada iyo muusikada Soomaalida. Waxaa lagu maalgaliyey deeq ay For children ages 2 and up. Experience the world in other languages. Celebrate Winter Fri., Jan. 15, 4 p.m. Kindergarten and up. Join us for winter-themed stories and crafts! Minnesota Rocks! Fri., Jan. 22, 3 p.m. Kindergarten and up. Granite, slate, sandstone”¦ oh, those rocks! What are they like? Where are they found? Are there fake rocks? Solve rock mysteries and create a piece of rock art to take home. Materials provided. Kids Book Club Fri., Jan. 29, 4 p.m. Grades 4-6. Join other kids to talk about a great book! No pre-reading required! We will share a story and discuss. (more…)

December 2009: What”'s Up at the Franklin Library

By Erin Thomasson Children”'s Programs Sheeko Caruur Af-Soomaali ah/World Language Storytime: Somali Tuesdays, Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 6:30”“7:30 p.m. La wadaag bugagga, sheekoyinka, jaan-gooyada maansada iyo muusikada Soomaalida. Waxaa lagu maalgaliyey deeq ay Comcast Foundation siisay Library Foundation of Hennepin County. For children ages 2 and up. Experience the world in other languages. Funding provided by a grant to the Library Foundation of Hennepin County from the Comcast Foundation. Preschool Storytime Wednesdays, Dec. 2, 9, 16 & 30, 10:30-11:00 a.m. For children ages 4 to 6. Help your preschooler get ready to read. Enjoy stories together and build language skills. Waxbarasho iyo Ciyaar Caruureed Af-Soomaali ah/Somali Play and Learn Friday, Dec. 4, 10:30 a.m. For kids through preschool. Dhammaan caruurta ka yar da”' dugsi. Ka soo qaybgal sheekooyin caruur, heeso iyo hawlo waxbarasho. Join us for stories, songs and activities! Presented in collaboration with the Resources for Child Caring. Sock Puppet Workshop Friday, Dec. 11, 3:30 p.m. For kids in grade 2 and up. Take an everyday sock and turn it into something creative! Join other kids in making fun sock creatures to take home. Supplies provided. Swedish Stories Wednesday, Dec. 16, 10:30 a.m. For kids in preschool. Learn about Swedish holidays and traditions. Sponsored by the American Swedish Institute. Kids Book Club Friday, Dec. 18, 4 p.m. For kids in grades 4-6. Join other kids to talk about a great book! No pre-reading required! We will share a story and discuss. (more…)

What”'s Up at the Franklin Library: November 2009

By Erin Thomasson Children”'s Programs Sheeko Caruur Af-Soomaali ah/World Language Storytime: Somali* Tuesdays, Nov. 3, 10, 17 & 24, 6:30”“7:30 p.m. La wadaag bugagga, sheekoyinka, jaan-gooyada maansada iyo muusikada Soomaalida. Waxaa lagu maalgaliyey deeq ay Comcast Foundation siisay Library Foundation of Hennepin County. For children ages 2 and up. Experience the world in other languages. * The Turkey That Got Away Friday, Nov. 6, 3”“4 p.m. For kids in grade 2 and up. What would Thanksgiving dinner be without the turkey? Kids will find out by sharing great books and fun activities. Kids Book Club Friday, Nov. 20, 4-5 p.m. Join other kids to talk about a great book! Pick up a copy of the book at the information desk Preschool Storytime Wednesdays, 10:30-11:00 a.m. For children ages 4 to 6. Help your preschooler get ready to read. Enjoy stories together and build language skills. (more…)

What”'s Up at the Franklin Library: October 2009

By Erin Thomasson All ages Bats: Truth vs. Fiction Fri., Oct. 2, 3 p.m. Are bats vampires in disguise or harmless flying bug eaters? Learn the truth about these creepy mammals of the night and make an origami bat to take home. Family Read: The Best Pet of All Fri., Oct. 9, 4”“5 p.m. Join us for an hour of reading fun with Minnesota author and illustrator David LaRochelle, whose other books include “The End.” Children”'s Programs Sheeko Caruur Af-Soomaali ah/World Language Storytime: Somali Tues., Oct. 6 through Nov. 24, 6:30”“7:30 p.m. La wadaag bugagga, sheekoyinka, jaan-gooyada maansada iyo muusikada Soomaalida. For children ages 2 and up. Experience the world in other languages. Preschool Storytime Wed., 10:30-11:00 a.m. For children ages 4 to 6. Help your preschooler get ready to read. Enjoy stories together and build language skills. Cuentos y Canciones/World Language Storytime: Spanish Fri. through Oct. 9, 10:30 a.m. Para niños de 2 años en adelante. Comparta y disfrute con sus niños libros, cuentos, rimas y música en español. For children ages 2 and up. Share books, stories, rhymes and music in Spanish. Sonajas de Sol/Sun Shakers Thurs., Oct. 15, 3 p.m. Registration required. Register online or call 612.630.6800. For kids in grade 1 and up. Para niños del 1er. grado en adelante. ¡Crearemos fabulosos instrumentos musicales inspirándonos en el Calendario Azteca! Veremos varios ejemplos del arte intrincado del pueblo azteca y luego haremos nuestras propias sonajas para llevar a casa. Create a gorgeous musical instrument inspired by the Aztec Calendar! We”'ll see various examples of the intricate art created by the Aztec people and make our own sun shaker to take home. Monster Mania Fri., Oct. 16, 3”“4 p.m. For kids in grade 2 and up. Goblins and vampires and skeletons, oh my! We”'ll be celebrating Halloween early by sharing spooky stories [...]

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