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Cudahy Family Library

3500 Library Drive
Cudahy, Wisconsin 53110

(414) 769-2244

Children's Page

Special events
Liesl Shurtliff Author Visit
Wednesday, September 16 @ 6:30pm
in the Ladish Room.

Join the author of Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin and Jack: The True Story of Jack & the Beanstalk for a reading and signing of her newest book. This fun evening will include snacks and photo ops by our castle and beanstalk!
No tickets or registration are required to attend this free event. Books will be available for purchase from Boswell Book Company.

Star Wars Reads Day
Saturday, October 10 from 12:00pm-2:00pm
in the Childrens' Department.

Enjoy Star Wars crafts and snacks, plus lots of great photo opportunities at our Star Wars photo booth. Drop in and read a book while you're here for a chance to win a raffle prize of sweet Star Wars swag.

Angry Birds Live!
Friday, November 6 @ 1:00pm (early release day)
in the Ladish Room.

Be a bird or be a pig. Build and destroy again and again! This life-sized game of Angry Birds is going to be super fun. Grades 2-6 only please (we don't want any little ones to get smooshed!).

Hometown Holiday
Saturday, November 28 @ 1:00pm
in the Winter Garden.

Magician Ardan James and Santa visit the Cudahy Family Library! Watch for more information as the date approaches.

Winter Reading Club!
sign-up begins November 23
Read books to win a book and other sweet rewards. Open to ages 0-18. Runs through January 3.

Weekly events
Babies & Toddlers & Books
An early-literacy storytime for children 0-36 months.
With Miss Abby in the Ladish Room
Tuesdays @ 10:15am & 11:00am
September 15 - December 15
Older siblings welcome.

Preschool Storytime
An interactive storytime for children ages 3-5.
With Miss Paula in the Storytime Room
Tuesdays @ 11:00am
Thursdays @ 6:30pm
September 15 - December 17
Older & younger siblings welcome.

Family Sing & Swing
An all-ages singalong for the whole family.
With Miss Abby
Thursdays @ 10:15am
September 17 - December 17
Unless otherwise noted, Family Sing & Swing will
take place in the Ladish Room.

Monthly events
Sensory Playdates

Select Fridays @10:15am
in the Ladish Room.
Our youngest friends will enjoy sensory play stations
that engage them in delightfully tactile fun
Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty.
Best suited for older babies, toddlers & preschoolers. 
Siblings welcome.
Fall events: September 25, October 30

The first Tuesday of every month @ 4:00pm in the Storytime Room.
Make new friends at our monthly LEGO Club!  LEGOs provided. Grades 1-5. 
Fall dates: October 6, November 3, December 1

Wii are the Champions
The second Tuesday of every month @ 4:00pm in the Storytime Room.
An open Wii gaming hour that'll get kids moving in these "blah" winter months. Grades 2-5. 
Fall dates: October 13, November 10, December 8

Art Lab
The third Tuesday of every month @ 4:00pm in the children's department.
Come make a free, cool craft that incorporates science.  Grades 1-5
Fall dates: October 20, November 17, December 15