Berry Room For Children
Featured Upcoming Events
Friday, September 12th, 10:30 a.m.
Bring your baby or toddler up to 23 months, and enjoy a sweet, short lapsit program of rhymes and a story or two, followed by social time with developmental toys for babies/toddlers and caretakers. Mother Moose is designed to encourage early literacy through shared stories, music, developmental activities, and movement. Please join us and get to know other parents of similar aged children.
Tuesday, September 16th, 7:00 p.m.
Wear your pajamas and slippers, and bring your favorite bedtime stuff animal for an evening storytime for 3 to 10 year olds. No registration is required for this fun way for the whole family to enjoy stories before bedtime.
Sunday, September 14th, 2:00 p.m.
My Country, ‘Tis of Thee:
Join author and former Fairbanksan Claire Rudolf Murphy for a program based on her recent book My Country, ‘Tis of Thee. Claire will also be sharing new verses submitted by local students, in an audience sing-a-long. There will be Book Sales and Author Book Signing at the end of the program. A reception will follow the program.
Sunday, September 21st, 2:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour of brick building fun. We will have a speed build, and a longer build that will feature creatures. We provide the bricks, you provide the imagination! For ages 5 and up.
MOVIES @ YOUR LIBRARY
Sunday, September 28th, 1:30 p.m.
Pick up a copy of the printed September Berry Room calendar for information on the movie being shown, or call 459-1052. The movie is shown on the big screen in the Noel Wien Library Auditorium. Popcorn munchies are served. Auditorium doors open 10 minutes prior to start of movie.
NO SCHOOL DAY: DRAGON TRAINING SKILLS ACADEMY
Monday, September 29th, 2:00 p.m.
Think you have what it takes to become a fully qualified Dragon Trainer? Find out at the library’s How to Train Your Dragon Skill Day.
NO SCHOOL DAY: DRAGON DAY @ THE LIBRARY
Monday, September 29th, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to breathe fire and have wings? Come to the Berry Room at the Noel Wien Library any time between 10:00 AM and 9:00 PM for many dragon activities, crafts, and a fabulous photo op, too! For ages 3 and up. No registration required.
PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK OUT THE FOR MORE EVENTS OFFERED BY THE YOUTH SERVICES DEPARTMENT.
What’s New in the Berry Room
NEW BOOK RELEASES
Watch for the following recently released or soon to be released titles to be added to the catalog:
When these titles are listed in the public library’s online catalog, you may place a hold for them by using the Place A Hold feature, along with your library card and PIN.
MOVIES @ YOUR LIBRARY
Sunday, October 19th, 1:30 p.m.
Pick up a copy of the printed October Berry Room calendar for information on the movie being shown, or call 459-1052. The movie is shown on the big screen in the Noel Wien Library Auditorium. Popcorn munchies are served. Auditorium doors open at 1:20 p.m.
I SPY DISPLAY CASE
If you like the popular I Spy books by Walter Wick, try the I Spy display in the Berry Room in October. See how many things you can spy!
NORTH POLE LIBRARY USERS
We’ve got you covered. While the North Pole Branch Library transitions from its old facility on Snowman Lane to its wonderful new building on NPHS Blvd. during the month of October, come in to Fairbanks to check out what the Noel Wien Library can offer you in the meantime. We’d be glad to see you!
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We’re continuing our popular toy brick building program this month. Join us on the 3rd Sunday in October (October 19th) at 2:00 p.m.
MONTHLY BERRY ROOM CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Would you like to receive this calendar each month via email? Stop by the Berry Room desk to add your email address to our monthly distribution list (the calendar is emailed in pdf color version near the end of each month for the following month’s calendar).
Youth Services Department
AT THE NOEL WIEN LIBRARY