Decatur Public Library

504 Cherry Street
Decatur, Al 35601

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Fire Safety with Smokey the Bear & Ranger Vince

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

Smokey the Bear and Ranger Vince from the Alabama Forestry Commission will present this special event about wildland and fire safety.  (If our presenters have to fight fires on the scheduled date of June 4th, our back up date will be July 2nd at 10:30am.  We will have Story Time: Animal Adventures on June 4th.) […]

Book Babies – Fun in the Sun!

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

Book Babies is designed for children from birth to age 3.  We read short books, sing action songs, and participate in fingerplays around a theme: Fun in the Sun!  Book Babies helps develop the abilities children will need when they learn to read.  

Event Series Book Babies

Book Babies – Fun in the Sun!

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

Book Babies is designed for children from birth to age 3.  We read short books, sing action songs, and participate in fingerplays around a theme: Fun in the Sun!  Book Babies helps develop the abilities children will need when they learn to read.  

Come & Go Paper Craft: Origami

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

Stop by anytime during this program for one-on-one instruction on how to create turtles, fish , jumping frogs and/or jumping bunnies.  Origami paper will be provided.  All ages welcome to this free program.  

Event Series LEGO Event

LEGO Morning

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

We have our LEGO® bricks out for kids to stop by & create a LEGO® masterpiece at their leisure. 

Juneteenth Story Time

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

Local historian and author Peggy Allen Towns will read stories about the Juneteenth holiday (June 19th) and explain it’s importance. All are welcome to this free program.  

Wildlife Refuge Adventures

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

Ranger Daphne Moland from Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge will speak about our local wildlife.  She’ll have objects for show and tell (and touch!) that tell the story of our area’s animals.    

Train Story Time

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

Suzanne Langdon from Decatur’s Historic Union Depot Museum will read stories about trains and tell participants all about the Museum.  In partnership with Decatur Parks & Recreation.  

Event Series Book Babies

Book Babies – Fun in the Sun!

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

Book Babies is designed for children from birth to age 3.  We read short books, sing action songs, and participate in fingerplays around a theme: Fun in the Sun!  Book Babies helps develop the abilities children will need when they learn to read.  

Event Series Story Time

Story Time – Animal Adventures

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

Story Time is for children of all ages. We read stories based on a theme, sing songs, & speak rhymes.  It’s fun & interactive! If our Fire Safety program presenters - Smokey the Bear & Ranger Vince - were unable to make the June 4th date, this will be the back-up date.  

Event Series Book Babies

Book Babies – The Great Outdoors

Decatur Public Library Youth Services Room 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur

Book Babies is designed for children from birth to age 3.   We read short books, sing action songs, and participate in fingerplays around a theme: The Great Outdoors! Book Babies helps develop the abilities children will need when they learn to read.