Watervliet District Library
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Children's Services & Events

Four Reading Clubs:​​

Early Lit Kids:
0-2 years old;
​pre-reading activities for the littlest learners.

Ready Readers:
3-10 years of age;
read-to-me &
independent readers.

Tweens & Teens:
11-16 years of age;
"J" & "YA" 
​chapter book fans.

Anybody exclusively reading
​YA & adult books.

Four Prize Levels for Each Club

Thursday Programs & Special Events for all ages
11 AM - Noon

Make-It-Music Mondays,
​K-6th graders
​1-2 PM

June 14th:
Wildlife Safari!
Welcome Nelson's Wildlife Safari back to Watervliet, and get to know someone wild!
June 11th:
Get ready to blow!
​Windpipe instruments to make & take.
June 21st:
Kindness Rocks
P aint 'em and leave them for someone's pleasant surprise.

June 18th:
Pianos for thumbs;
Mbira kalimba, African thumb pianos
June 25th: 
Music scales & xylophones.
June 28th:
Around the World Magic Show

July 5th:
Drummunity ​​
​Hands-on drumming with master drummers.

July 2nd:
Hare's tae Scotland!
DIY bag pipes
July 12th:
Dr. Zeemo's Science Palooza
Science & tech & too much fun!

July 9th:
Things with Strings
​Zithers & Guitars
July 19th:
Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra's Instrument Petting Zoo.
July 16th:
​Percussion and drums and lots of loud stuff!
July 26th:
It's time for ice cream!
​Ice Cream party, awards & more!