all events for children age 6-12
The Library offers numerous programs for children. We look forward to having you in the Library, but for now we can meet virtually and share fun stories and activities. View our Calendar of Events for more information on joining.
Tommy Terrific’s Wacky Magic will be performing a magic show about Satchel Paige and Negro League Baseball. The show will be filled with baseball-themed magic tricks, and it will explore the life and accomplishments of baseball pitcher Satchel Paige.
If your kids love art, the Virtual Community Art Academy is the perfect opportunity for them! Kids 3rd-6th grade will learn to create original works of art, with the help of University of Memphis Art Education majors.
Space is limited. Register for the Virtual Community Art Academy here online or by calling 901.415.2843 or emailing email@example.com.
Beginning the week of January 18, the Library will be hosting LIVE virtual fitness classes each Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday for 12 weeks.
Senior Pilates – Tuesdays at 4:00
Teen Dancefit – Wednesdays at 4:00
Family Zumba – Thursdays at 4:00
Tutoring is provided for grades K through 5. Our tutoring services are offered in 30 minute sessions Monday through Friday from 3:30PM to 5:30PM.
MPL’s Long Live the King Chess Club has partnered with the Friday Knight Chess Club (FKCC) to present free online chess games and activities for the community. All club games are offered through Chess.com.
youtube video programs
If you can’t catch us live/virtually above, then you can always watch videos of story times and crafts.
Arts and Crafts
Visit our Elementary School page for a list of resources aimed at Elementary School students including eBooks, language learning, World Book, and easy to cite research databases to find trusted information on topics in social studies, science, language arts, and more.
Visit our Middle School resources page for a list of resources aimed at Middle School students including eBooks, language learning, World Book, and easy to cite research databases to find trusted information on topics in social studies, science, language arts, and more.