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Story time and Children’s’ Activities listed below are targeted to Lap babies to 1st grade homeschoolers unless otherwise noted.

Please join us weekly on Fridays, 10:30 – 11:00 a.m. at the Melissa Public Library for reading and so much more!

Story Time Rules and Guidelines

February 2018
  • February 2 - Shadows – Happy Groundhog Day! Have you seen my shadow hanging around anywhere?
  • February 9 - Crayons Have a Mind of their own! – We’ll read about the coloring utensils and then use them to decorate our bags for the Valentine’s Party the following week.
  • February 16 - Valentine’s Party! – Please bring 24 Valentines with the “from” prefilled. We will pass out to our friends during the party.
  • February 23 - Bugs. Have some fun with Butterflies, Bees, and Beetles!
March 2018 
Spring Break at the Library - Flyer

Spring Break activities for all ages!  All times are 10:30 a.m. unless stated below:

  • March 5 - Family Coloring Day – Stop by and use our pens and books to relax while making art. Grab your granny and come color!
  • March 7 - Perot Tech Truck. The Perot Museum will be sending out their Tech Truck! The Tech Truck will allow for hands-on, maker-based science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) experiences! For ages 8 and up.
  • March 9 - Author Brent Vernon and his Puppet Sam visit the Library! All ages.
  • March 12 - Family Coloring Day! Stop by and use our pens and books to relax while making art. Grab your baby sis and relax.
  • March 14 - Lego Free Build! Come create with your friends in the library. Legos provided free.
  • March 16 - St. Patrick’s Day Family Storytime! Learn about the holiday and maybe some leprechauns too.

Don't forget to stay afterwards from 11:15 to 11:45 a.m. and move and groove with us in the Melissa Courtroom!

  • Creative Music and Movement (CMM) is held on the 2nd Friday each month

  • Bilingual Music and Movement (BMM) is held on the 3rd Friday each month. 

Remember if you and your child participate in one of our events, be sure to check the 
City of Melissa Flickr Page to see all the fun photos!  Anyone interested in a copy of a photo of their child, please email us at librarian@cityofmelissa.com and we will be glad to share with you!

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