Activities and Events for Kids

All events are free, but require registration.

 


Register online or call 954.757.4200

Pete the Cat stuffed animal with two books

STEM Class: Coding


Monday, January 10th 3 p.m. (grades 2-4) and 4 p.m. (grades 5-8)


Want to learn how to code? This fun and educational class will show your child how exciting technology can be. We will have the Coder School, owned by Aditi and Rajiv Ralhan teaching each class how to learn new coding languages and helping each child learn to build their own apps and websites. Parkland Library card required to register.  Register here.


All events are in person unless otherwise noted.

Click here to register for classes.

Kids’ Coloring


Wednesday, December 29th, 11 a.m. to noon 


Spend a little time coloring and listening to Disney tunes at the library. 

Chess Club (age 8 and up)


Tuesday, January 4th at 4:30


Come to the library for a friendly game of chess. All levels welcome. Parkland Library Chess Club is for children ages 8 and up. Registration is required for each game date. Parkland Library card required to register. 

Bricks ‘n’ Books (age 5 and up)


Thursday, January 6th at 3:30 p.m.


Children age 5 and up, bring your imagination and Lego building skills to the library!  Build with a buddy or work on your own. Parkland Library card required to register. 

Mr. Roy’s Family Music (newborn to age 4)


Friday, January 7th at 10 a.m. OR 11 a.m. 


Parents or caregivers can join us with children newborn to 4 years old to dance and sing familiar melodies, play instruments, and take advantage of this fun, interactive 30-minute class. The benefits of music-making are well documented, especially its impact on brain development in children. Don’t miss this chance to make learning music fun. Presented by Roy and Caryl Fantel of Fantel Music. Parkland Library card required to register. Note: There are two sessions of this class this morning. Limit one session per family. Parkland Library card required to register. 

Family Bingo (age 4 through adult)


Saturday, January 8th at 2 p.m.


Want to have some fun? Try your luck at winning some fun prizes! Come join us and be ready to shout BINGO!! In addition to traditional bingo, our bingo cards will be child themed and fun!! Parkland Library card required to register. To register visit www.cityofparkland.org/library or call (954)757-4214.

STEM Class: Coding


Monday, January 10th 3 p.m. (grades 2-4) and 4 p.m. (grades 5-8)


Want to learn how to code? This fun and educational class will show your child how exciting technology can be. We will have the Coder School, owned by Aditi and Rajiv Ralhan teaching each class how to learn new coding languages and helping each child learn to build their own apps and websites. Parkland Library card required to register. 

Tiny Tots Social Time (newborn to 4 years)


Thursday, January 13th at 10:30 a.m.


Children enjoy free-play time with age-appropriate toys, puzzles and books while the adults get to socialize, too. Parkland Library card required to register.

Cartooning with Cory (age 7 and up)


Tuesday, January 18th at 5:30 p.m.


Local cartoonist Cory Laub will teach children to draw some of their favorite superheroes and cartoon characters while entertaining them with fun facts about animation and comic book trivia. It's a great time, and children will have a ton of fun while learning to draw! Parkland Library card required to register. 

Count Down to Kindergarten


Click here for a go-to guide to Kindergarten transition.