We have two new American Girl Dolls!
Josefina is available to play with at the library in the children’s room. Your child may sign her out for a 1 hour time slot at the desk in the children’s room. We hope you will stop by and meet Josefina.
Rebecca is available to borrow for Auburn and Lewiston cardholders. Check availability or place a hold here.
Read more about all of our American Girl Dolls available for loan.
For more information, call the children’s rooom at 333-6640 ext.3.
Looking for something to do over vacation week? Join us for a special vacation LEGO club! We’ll supply the LEGOs and you supply the imagination. Come join the fun! Not suitable for very young children. Tuesday December 29, 2-4PM.
Do your kids need to burn off some post-holiday energy? Come on in and have some parachute fun with Heather. Space is limited, so please register.
For Babies: Come have some fun with Heather at this special parachute play for babies and toddlers ages 6 months – 2 1/2 years. Monday, Dec. 28 at 9:30am.
For Kids: We will have two sessions for kids ages 4-8 on Wednesday Dec. 30. Session 1 at 10AM, and Session 2 at 11AM
Come join us for an informal drop-in holiday craft making session. Kids can make holiday cards, small gifts and ornaments for their families for the holidays. All materials will be provided by the library for this FREE program.
For more information, please call the Auburn Public Library’s children’s department at 207-333-6640 ext.3
Wednesday Dec. 16, 2-4PM, in the Maggie Trafton Room.
Come join us as we welcome new friends Sir Douglas, Cinnamon the Bunny, Sally, and G- Riley for a fun-filled family puppet show at the library. Join us for stories , songs and a giant chocolate chip cookie! Free! Presented by Maine Children’s Entertainment of Brunswick, Maine. FMI call the library at 333.6640 ext.3
Monday Dec. 28, 1-2PM.
Thursday, December 17th
6PM in the Androscoggin Community Room
We are delighted to welcome back Rabbi Sruli Dresdner of Temple Shalom Synagogue and his wife Lisa for a Hanukkah concert. Come join us as we celebrate Hanukkah with music and song. This is a family program suitable for all ages. Sruli and his wife Lisa are international Jewish performers and personalities, and have been featured on PBS-TV and National Public Radio. They have headlined at Jewish Festivals from Cracow, Poland to Jerusalem, Toronto to Texas.
As part of our Fun with French series, Doris Bonneau will be here for a special program on French Christmas traditions. Doris will share stories, songs, and traditional foods from France and Canada. Come learn how Christmas is celebrated in other countries. All are welcome. Please call the library at 207-333-6640 x3 for more information.
Tweens ages 9 – 12 are invited to create one-of-a-kind holiday ornaments to keep or give away as gifts to family and friends. December 9 at 4PM.
Space is limited, so please register.
Saturday, December 12th
9:30 AM or 11:00 AM in the Maggie Trafton Program
Join us as Gabrielle Wallace and Pat Masonheimer will be at APL once again to lead children in grades 3-12 in creating tiny cottages using graham crackers, candy and icing. Please register for only one session. Free. Registration is required, call the children’s room at x3 or register online.
Register for 9:30 session
11:00 session is full!
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