Activities and Events for Kids

All events are free, but require registration.


Register online or call 954.757.4200

Pete the Cat with books

Zoom into Storytime (best for ages 3 and up)

Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. OR  3 p.m. (via Zoom)

Join Miss Michele for stories and songs. The class will end with the opportunity for a mini show-and-tell. Have something ready to show if your child would like to share. (For example; “This is my favorite stuffed animal.”) Parkland Library card required to register.
Register here.

All events are via Zoom unless otherwise noted.

Weekly Grab-and-Go Craft (best for ages 4 and up)

Thursday through Saturday between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Enjoy arts and crafts? Come pick up a different free craft packet each week inside the library while supplies last.
 April 22-24 Spring Tree

Cartooning with Cory (age 7 and up)

Tuesday, April 20, 5:30 p.m. via Zoom

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. Register here.

Nature Art on the Patio (age 4 and up) 

Wednesday, April, 21st, 3:30 p.m. or 4:00 p.m. (IN PERSON on the patio)

Make beautiful nature art using sun print paper and natural items you can find outside around the library.  Registration will be limited in each time slot in order to maintain proper physical distancing. Face coverings are required. Parkland Library card required to register. Register here.

Scavenger Hunt (age 4 and up)

Tuesday, April 27th, 3:30 p.m.

Get up out of your chair and have fun exploring while looking for easy-to-find household items. Parkland Library card required to register. Register Here.

Count Down to Kindergarten

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

Smart Start Tutoring 

varied Saturdays returning in fall 2021

This program provides free tutoring for elementary, middle and high school students provided by high school students. For information and to register, visit