Children's Page

RMT Once Upon a Rhyme

Weekly Story Times

  • Toddler Tales: Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
  • Outreach Story Time: Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m.
  • Sensory Enhanced Story Time: 2nd & 4th Wednesdays 3:30 p.m.

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Capstone e-books now available through the Alabama Virtual Library!

Upcoming in October: 

Homeschool Happening: Art Buffet Monday, October 3 at 10am

Students 6 to 11 years old can enter the world of art as they move through the Nan Abbott Room to learn and create. Register here.

Seasoned Performers: “Once Upon a Rhyme” Tuesday, October 18 at 6pm

The Red Mountain Theatre’s Seasoned Performers return with a fun showcase that entertains with words. Families with children in second grade and above. Register here.

4H Shelby Scientists Club October 20, 4 pm

Curious kids ages 9 to 18 years old can join our science club. It’s led by Shelby County 4-H Foundation Regional Extension Agent, Alabama Cooperative Extension System. Register here.

Big Nate: Crack the Code! October 21, 4 pm

Join us for a fun challenge, games, and a snack inspired by that wacky schoolboy. Kids ages 6 to 11 years old. Register here.

Spooky Town October 24-31, All Day.

Visit the inhabitants of Spooky Town at our circulation desk to take home glow in the dark fun!

Get Library Treats at Fall Fest October 29, 10 am to 3 pm

The team from the library will be handing out goodies at the Alabaster Fall Fest at Buck Creek Trail.

Mr. Larry’s Hocus Pocus Halloween Magic Show October 31, 4:15pm

Families that love tricks, treats, and laughs will enjoy the skills and thrills of Mr. Larry Magic. All children must be with an adult. Costume contest sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Prizes in two age categories 0-5 and 6+ for best overall and most creative costume and one for best group. Register here.

Library Safety Note

This is a reminder to parents that it is not safe for young children to be left in the library alone and unsupervised by their parents and caregivers. Please remember, although our library is small, it is a public place. Be safe, not sorry.

Databases of Knowledge for Kids

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