Upcoming Events for Children and Teens at Siouxland Libraries

Monday,
July 23, 
11 a.m.–12 noon
Creating Better Readers: Workshop for Parents
Ronning Branch Library

Barb Wigg, a certified reading specialist and director of the Reading Bridge program, will explain how to enhance the effectiveness of reading at home with your child. For parents and caregivers of school-age children. 
For more information, contact the Ronning Branch at 367-8140.  
Monday,
July 23,
2–3 p.m.
Light Bulb Art and Experiments
Ronning Branch Library

Hair-raising experiments and light bulb doodles. For teens. Please register.
For more information, contact the Ronning Branch at 367-8140.
Tuesday,
July 24, 
10–11 a.m.
Traveling Storytime
Phillips Avenue Plaza (near the Phillips Avenue Diner)

Explore downtown Sioux Falls and the greater community with stories, music, movement, and an activity at weekly destinations. 
For more information, contact the Downtown Library at 367-8700.
Tuesday,
July 24,
11 a.m.–12 noon  
Creating Better Readers: Workshop for Parents
Oak View Branch Library

Barb Wigg, a certified reading specialist and director of the Reading Bridge program, will explain how to enhance the effectiveness of reading at home with your child. For parents and caregivers of school-age children. 
For more information, contact the Oak View Branch at 367-8140.
Tuesday, 
July 24,
6–8 p.m.
Teen Movie Series
Oak View Branch Library

Enjoy a new or classic teen film every Tuesday evening. Each time you attend, enter to win prizes, including Cinemark movie tickets. Grades 6–12. This week, “truffle shuffle” on over for the 1985 adventure comedy film about a group of kids on a quest to find pirate treasure in coastal Oregon. 
For more information, contact the Oak View Branch at 367-8060.
Wednesday,
July 25,
10–11 a.m.
Creating Better Readers: Workshop for Parents
Downtown Library

Barb Wigg, a certified reading specialist and director of the Reading Bridge program, will explain how to enhance the effectiveness of reading at home with your child. For parents and caregivers of school-age children. 
For more information, contact the Downtown Library at 367-8140.
Wednesday, 
July 25, 
2–3 p.m.
Coding Class for Kids
Downtown Library

Learn coding using Scratch for Kids, and learn a different lesson each week. Grades 3–5. Registration required.
For more information, contact the Downtown Library at 367-8060.
Thursday, 
July 26,
2:30–5 p.m.
Book vs. Movie
Oak View Branch Library

Explore a story by reading the book, watching the movie, and then making a craft. For kids grades K–5. This week’s book is Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg. Movie is rated PG. 
For more information, contact the Oak View Branch at 367-8060.
Friday, 
July 27,
6–9 p.m.
Teen Lock In
Ronning or Prairie West Branch Libraries

Who did it?!!! Someone winds up dead in this totally rad interactive after-hours murder mystery. You and your friends must find out who did it! Dress in your best ’80s-themed outfits. Must arrive by 6 p.m. Registration required. 
For more information, contact Ronning at 367-8140 or Prairie West at 978-6899.
Saturday,
July 28, 
10:30–11 a.m.
Wee Read and Explore
Prairie West Branch Library

Engage your child in early learning games and activities inspired by the book Llama Llama Gram and Grandpa by Anna Dewdney. For children ages 3 to 6. 
For more information, contact the Prairie West Branch at 978-6899.

For a complete listing of library programs and services for children and teens, visit our website at www.siouxlandlib.org/kids or www.siouxlandlib.org/teens.

If an ADA accommodation is needed, please contact the City Human Relations Office at 605-367-8745 or humanrelations@siouxfalls.org at least 72 hours before the event.