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Youth Programs

Youth Programs

Youth Programs

All programs are held at Caroline Kennedy Library, unless noted otherwise.

Attendance at library events constitutes consent to be photographed for use in print and/or electronic publicity for the Dearborn Heights Libraries. 

Ongoing Youth Programs

Family Movie Night
Children's Story Hour at JFK, Jr. Library
PG-13 Movie Night
Toddler Story Time

Create Cards for Our Troops
John F. Kennedy, Jr. Library
Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
November 2 --  December 7 -- January 4

American flag with chalk board that says, "Thank You Veterans"

People of all ages are invited to decorate and inscribe cards to send to our troops.

Story Time With Santa Claus

Santa Claus

Christmas is near, and Santa Claus is coming to the libraries! He will read stories expecially for the season. All ages are invited. There will be plenty of time at the end of the program for children to meet Santa. Be sure to bring a camera to capture that special photo!

Caroline Kennedy Library
Monday, December 4
7:00 p.m. 

John F. Kennedy, Jr. Library
Monday, December 18
6:30 p.m. 

Gingerbread House

Gingerbread Houses

Children and teens are invited to make gingerbread houses using halal crackers and candy. Always a very popular activity,  all children and teens will be accommodated, however, a brief wait it possible.  

John F. Kennedy, Jr. Library
Tuesday, December 12
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Caroline Kennedy Library 
Wednesday, December 13
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Underpants Story Timecover of book The Queen's Knickers
Caroline Kennedy Library
Tuesday, January 16, 2017
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Mr. Jim has several read-aloud stories for elementary and middle school students that involve underpants. Kids of all ages are invited to enjoy the really funny stories, have a treat, and create a unique underpants themed craft.

Create a Card Party for Our Troops

Now you can bring the party to your house with these handy printing templates! Simply fill them out and turn them in to the
John F. Kennedy, Jr. Library at your convenience. Click here to access the template. Please only use first names with no mention of addresses for safety's sake. Our troops work so hard and sacrifice so much, and this is a lovely way to show our thanks!


Animal Capers Puppet Show
Forrest J. Wolf, Where Are You?

Animal Capers Puppet Show
Did you miss the latest Animal Capers Puppet Show or did you enjoy it so much the first time, you wish you could see it again? Well you can! Click HERE to see Tiberious Tiger's latest invention go haywire, making a very important goverment official and the resident wolf disappear.