At the Heart of Maitland Since 1896


Kids & Teens Classes and Events

All events listed below are FREE and open to the public, no library card required.


Author Talk with Yvonne David: Monday, Dec. 12 at 4:00 PMapple-orchard
Yvonne David is the award-winning author of Out of the Apple Orchard. This story is inspired by A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens, and is showing as a play later this month at the Orlando Repertory Theater. Stop by to meet the author and ask her any questions you might have! Open to all ages, but geared towards kids ages 8 and up.

Family Holiday Movie Series: Nov. 29, Dec. 6, 13, and 20 at 2:00 PM
holidaymovieseriesAll movies are rated PG. Come join us for FREE holiday movies with popcorn!

Winter Wonderland: Saturday, Dec. 10,  2:00-4:00 PM
ww-tv-slideIt’s our annual holiday party! We’ll have crafts, snacks, games, a Frozen singalong, traditional Jewish latkes, Santa and Mrs. Claus and much more! Fun for the whole family.


Storytime: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 10:30 AM
st-slideOur storytime is the best! Tuesdays is geared towards preschoolers, Wednesdays is for toddlers, and Thursdays is for babies, but kids of all ages are welcome at any storytime. To see our monthly storytime themes, click here!

Fresh for Kids: 2nd Wednesday of the month at 4:00 PM
freshEach month we use a different ingredient to prepare simple, hands-on recipes you can eat afterwards! Perfect for kids kindergarten and older.

LEGO® Free Build: 1st Monday of the month at 4:00 PM
web-tv-slideWe provide the bricks, you build anything you want! Then we show off your creations throughout the library for the next month. Ages 3 and older, please.

Tween Girls Book Club: 3rd Monday of the month at 5:00 PM
general-tv-slideIt’s our book club for girls in 4th-7th grade. Read the book and come ready to discuss. Light snacks provided. For the full list of books, click here!

Emergent Readers Book Club: 4th Wednesday of the month at 3:30 PM

Just learning to read? This is the book club for you! Each month we’ll pick a different kind of book. Read your book (or have someone read with you), then bring your book with you and be ready to discuss it, show and tell style. Afterwards, we’ll do a craft! This book club is designed for kids aged 0-6. For the full list of books, click here!