Children's Programs for the Fall

Welcome! Find out all about the Children Programs at the Sherman Public Library. We hope you and your children will enjoy what we offer! We will post other special events periodically so visit the web page often. Or, follow the Friends of the Sherman Public Library on Twitter @SPLFriends for updates. 

Regular Events

Our Fall story times will begin September 12th and run until December 3rd.

Baby and Me Story Time

Every Monday from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. for babies, birth to sturdy walkers, around 18 months, and a caregiver.

Enjoy a sweet time with your baby! Baby and Me offers your child and you a lot of time for cuddling, singing, and rhyming. Everything we do is designed for our youngest learners and you! Pick a paperback book for your child on the fourth week you attend!

Read to Win Story Time

Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. for children ages 18 months to 5 years old and a caregiver.
DSCN0118Barney & Dudley, our story time mascots!
Our Read to Win Story Time is full of books, music, puppets and fingerplays. Kids earn a new paperback every 4th week. Older and younger children are welcome to attend; however, the free books are reserved for children ages 18 months-5 years old. 

o story time will be held on Tuesday, November 22nd, Wednesdays, October 5th and November 2nd and 23rd, and Saturdays, September 17th, October 29th, and November 26th.

Young Readers

Every Monday from 4 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Something for our new readers! Young Readers is an afternoon program is for elementary aged children. We will practice our literacy skills together in a fun environment, doing activities, crafts, hearing and acting out stories, and more. 

Preteen Reads

Every second Thursday, 4 p.m.-4:45 p.m.
Can't wait to share with someone a book your just read? Want to hear about some new ones? Come join our monthly book club, Preteen Reads, just for kids ages 9-12! Bring the books you have been reading and we will all talk about them. Snacks and activities are included.

Special Events

Christmas PJ Story Time

Tuesday, December 6th 6:30 p.m.
Young children and their families are invited to enjoy Christmas holiday picture books, songs, and more at the Christmas Pajama Story Time! Wear your pajamas and help decorate the Library Christmas Tree afterwards!

Snow Afternoon Story Time

Wednesday, December 21st 3 p.m.

Children ages 3-6 years old are invited with their caregivers and siblings to a special afternoon story time! We will hear stories about snow, eat some snacks, and make a simple seasonal craft! We hope you'll make time to chill out during the busy season and come to our Snow Afternoon Story Time.  If your child has food allergies, please let Mrs. Stuck know a week before.


We would love to show you our library! Tours for groups of children can be scheduled by calling Mrs. Stuck at 903-892-7240.
If you or your child(ren) require any accommodations or would like different programming, let Mrs. Stuck know. Call her at 903-892-7240 or visit her at the library.

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