Weekly & Monthly Youth Programs

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FAMILY CRAFT CIRCLE (Thursdays @ 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.)

Stop in the 1st Thursday of the month anytime from 4:00 – 7:30 p.m. for a variety of different crafts.  Crafts are geared towards ages 5 to 11, but all ages are welcome to attend.

  •  May 2: Star Wars (and other) Perler Beads
  • June 6: Space Crafts
  •  August 1: Pony Bead Creatures
  • September 5: Back-to-School German Schultüte

(NEW!) CREATIVE PLAY DATES (Fridays @ 10:30 a.m.)

Join Dare to Dream Theatre in this workshop designed to engage toddlers through creative play.  Activities include exploring elements of early literacy, creating artwork, meeting characters, and storytelling.  For kids 18 months to 5 years.

January 18, February 15, March 15, April 12 & May 17

Thank you to the Friends of the Germantown Community Library for their generous support of this program!


GERMANTOWN FARMER’S MARKET (Saturdays @ 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)

Join the library at the Germantown Farmer’s Market this summer from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  We will have a variety of different activities each week including kid’s crafts, bubbles, chalk, giant games, character visits, and books for sale as well as information about library programs and services.

  • June 1: Summer Suncatchers
  • June 8: Meet “Cosmo” the Astronaut & Free Popcorn
  • June 15: Bug Crafts
  • June 22: Usborne Book Sale & Origami Bookmarks
  • June 29: No Activities – Visit Us @ Horicon Marsh!
  • July 6: Usborne Book Sale & Color Your Own Bookmarks
  • July 13: Bubbles & Chalk (Princess Visits @ 10:30 – 11:15)
  • July 20: Life-Size Games
  • July 27: Giant Sticker Art (Drive-in Movie @ 10:30)
  • Aug 3: Alien Masks
  •  Aug 10: Bubbles & Chalk (Princess Visits @ 10:30 – 11:15)
  • Aug 17: Space Crafts
  • Aug 24: Giant Coloring
  • Aug 31: Free Ice Cream

DISCOVERY ACADEMY (Tuesdays @ 1:30 p.m.)

Join us for a short story and a variety of activities including outdoor games, parachute play, art, science projects, and more.  Activities are geared for ages 5 & up.  Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • June 18: BYO Items Tie Dying
  • June 25: Kind Notes in Library Books
  • July 2: Galaxy Painted Rocks
  • July 9: Glow in the Dark Fun
  • July 16: Parachute Games
  • July 23: Shrinky Dinks
  • July 30: Rocket Launch!

UKULELE CLUB (Fridays @ 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.)

Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

Fridays, June 21 – July 26


PRINCESSES ON THE PATIO (Saturdays @ 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.)

Join us from 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. for stories, bubbles, chalk, and meet & greet with Disney princesses on the library’s outdoor patio.  We will have 2-3 different princesses on each day. In case of inclement weather program will be held in the storytime room.

Saturdays, July 13, August 10 & September 14


SPACE MOVIES FOR KIDS (Mondays @ 10:30 a.m.)

Beat the heat this summer!!  The Germantown Community Library is pleased to offer free showings of “space” themed movies in the Community Room.  Free popcorn will be provided.  Feel free to bring your own drinks or other snacks.

  • August 5: Muppets in Space (G)
  • August 12: Home (PG)
  • August 19: Planet 51 (PG)
  • August 26: Lilo & Stitch (PG)