Kids' Events

Winter (into Spring) Storytime

Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes at our winter storytimes. Each session is planned with the development and attention spans of the targeted age groups in mind. Storytimes do not require registration and meet in the upstairs Story Room.

Wonderful Ones
Ages 9-23 months, with a caregiver
Thursdays, 10:00-10:20am, followed by an optional playtime
January 19 through April 20 

Toddling Time
Ages 24-35 months, with a caregiver
Tuesdays, 10:00-10:25am, followed by an optional playtime 
January 17 through April 18 

Preschool Power
Ages 3-5 years
Wednesdays, 10:00-10:30am
January 18 through April 19  

Storytime After Dark
Ages 0-5 years, with a caregiver
Wednesdays, 6:30-6:55pm, followed by an optional playtime
January 18 through April 19  

Big Blue Blocks Open Play

Select Fridays, 10:00-11:30am
Ages 2-6
December 9
Mondays in 2023, 10:00-11:00am
January 9, January 23, February 6, March 6, March 20, April 17

Take & Make Craft Kits

Every Tuesday, January 17 through April 18  
All ages, registration not required

Take & Make Craft Kits return to the Children's Department. A new craft will be available every Tuesday, while supplies last. Limit one per child.

Kids' Movies

In the library's Constitution Room. Children 6 and under must have an adult accompany them. Kids are welcome to bring a blanket or pillow. Registration not required. 
November 23, Minions: the Rise of Gru (rated PG; 88 minutes)
December 23, The Polar Express (rated G; 100 minutes)
January 23, title TBD
February 13, title TBD
March 27, title TBD
April 10, title TBD

Lego Club

Select Saturdays, 2:00-3:00pm
Grades K5-5th

December 3
January 7
February 4
March 11
April 8
May 13

Homeschool Hangout

Select Thursdays, 1:00-2:00pm
Ages 6-12, registration required
December 8
January 12
February 9
March 9
April 13
May 11

Alice in Winter Wonderland

Tuesday, January 17, 6:00-8:00pm 
All ages, registration not required

As part of West Allis's Week of Winter, fall down the rabbit hole and into the library for this very special event. There will be an unbirthday storytime, crafts, cocoa, and more. Plus, a very special visit from Alice and the Queen of Hearts.