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 8th.

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

Little Mermaids and Mermen 

Thursday, September 1st 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
All merpeople are invited to a Little Mermaids and Mermen Party! Come celebrate the opening of Theatricks' Little Mermaid (for more information on the play visit with activities, crafts, and snacks. Meet some of the cast as well! 

Halloween PJ Story Time

Tuesday, October 25th 6:30 p.m.
Young kids and their caregivers are invited to enjoy the spooks and sweets f Halloween with this special Halloween Pajama Night Story Time. Come in costume or in pajamas and enjoy each other, stories, rhymes, puppets, and more.

Trick or Treat Village

Saturday, October 29th 3 p.m.-4 p.m.
Get in the "Trick or Treat" mood a little bit early at the Sherman Public Library. We will have houses kids 12 years and younger can visit in our Trick or Treat Village to get treats and more. Be in costume!

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!


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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