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Little Explorers

Sensory Play

2023-06-02 11:00:00 2023-06-02 12:00:00 America/Denver Little Explorers Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room

Friday, June 02
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-02 11:00:00 2023-06-02 12:00:00 America/Denver Little Explorers Let's think about all the people who help in our community in this fun sensory activity! Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room

Let's think about all the people who help in our community in this fun sensory activity!

Little ones can join us this month as we explore the topic of community helpers with sensory play, STEM-themed activities, and more! Designed for ages 3-6.

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | Hands-On | Educational |

TAGS: | STEM |

Rapid City Public Library Downtown

Phone: 605-394-6139

Hours

Rapid City Public Library Downtown

Mon, Feb 19 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Feb 20 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Feb 25 10:00AM to 6:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Thu, Feb 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Feb 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Create instruments and listen to classical music!

Fri, Feb 23, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Learn how to make a quick, easy, and tasty pizza that you can eat alone, or with a special someone. After all, the quickest way to a person?s heart is through their stomach!

Sun, Feb 25, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Beyond her historic role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott, this dive into civil rights icon Rosa Parks sheds light on her extensive organizing, radical politics, and lifelong dedication to activism.

Mon, Feb 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Conference Room
Bring your needles, hooks, and yarn for an evening of fiber arts! Don't have equipment? The library has some that you can use for the class! Join us for camaraderie and snacks!

Tue, Feb 27, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Feb 27, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Feb 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Assemble hot chocolate and cookie mixes to take home and make! We'll provide almost everything you need except for milk, butter, and eggs.

Wed, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Wear your painting clothes and create beautiful, abstract pour art on canvases that you can take home!
This event is full

Thu, Feb 29, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Feb 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Bring your dancing shoes, it's time for a preschool dance party! We will have snacks, music, and crafts to wrap up this month's Little Explorers!

Thu, Feb 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Laugh-out-loud funny, shrewdly observant, and studded with a dazzling cast of supporting characters, Lessons in Chemistry is as original and vibrant as its protagonist.

Fri, Mar 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Youth Services
Children can practice their literacy skills while reading with a certified therapy dog!

Fri, Mar 01, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Dive into a sea of color, piece together whimsical designs, and watch your mosaics come to life!

Sat, Mar 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the Cantaré Piano Duo and special guests! Join us for an afternoon of classic Irish music featuring piano, fiddle, banjo, and more.

Mon, Mar 04, 10:30am - 11:15am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Restore your mind and invigorate your body with Sol Yoga Collective at the library! In this safe and comfortable environment, you'll be guided through beginner's yoga poses and stretches.

Tue, Mar 05, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Mar 05, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Mar 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Build your own design, or try out the librarian's challenge for a prize!

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Come join us and make your very own Featherwand, play a round of Musical Statues, and enjoy all things Bluey!

Thu, Mar 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Get hands-on with your favorite animal toys and sensory bins!

Fri, Mar 08, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Learn how to make origami stars, a fun and simple style of Japanese origami! Make them into a garland or fill a jar with them to decorate your space!

Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Hoyt Room
The Rapid City Society for Genealogical Research will be at the library to help you on your genealogical journey! Today they will be sharing tips and tricks for navigating Ancestry.com!

Mon, Mar 11, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Hoyt Room
RCPL Board Meeting

Mon, Mar 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Conference Room
Bring your needles, hooks, and yarn for an evening of fiber arts! Don't have equipment? The library has some that you can use for the class! Join us for camaraderie and snacks!

Tue, Mar 12, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Mar 12, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Mar 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Build a house for a leprechaun to live in!

Thu, Mar 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Mar 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Children can explore with jungle animals and practice their writing skills!

Fri, Mar 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Youth Services
Children can practice their literacy skills while reading with a certified therapy dog!

Fri, Mar 15, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for an action-packed evening of Mario Kart racing, where you'll choose your character, navigate iconic tracks, and compete with friends in a thrilling race for glory at Level Up!

Sat, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Come listen and lend your voice to an Irish sing-along of sea shanties, pub songs, and ballads! Singing ability optional.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:30am - 11:15am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Restore your mind and invigorate your body with Sol Yoga Collective at the library! In this safe and comfortable environment, you'll be guided through beginner's yoga poses and stretches.

Tue, Mar 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Mar 19, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Mar 19, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Conference Room
Monthly Meeting

Tue, Mar 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Design and build a wind-powered mini vehicle!

Wed, Mar 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Local author Bruce Burgess Junek joins the library to share how his travels through 54 countries with his wife led to a career as a writer, explorer, photographer, speaker, filmmaker, and storyteller!
Registration opens Friday, March 1 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, Mar 20, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Welcome to The Library, a place for adventuring parties to convene and take part in glorious battles. Everyone's invited to play, whether it's your first time playing or you're a seasoned adventurer.

Thu, Mar 21, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Mar 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Dive in with fun ocean animals at this week?s event!

Thu, Mar 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
A landmark book that reveals, celebrates, and advocates for the special minds and contributions of visual thinkers
Registration opens Friday, March 1 2024 at 10:00am

Fri, Mar 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Make edible terrariums using a variety of treats and sweets, combining the fun of crafting with the joy of indulging in delicious creations!

Sat, Mar 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us as we kick off the growing season with crafts, snacks, and seeds galore! Bring a plant or some seeds to participate in the swap and learn about our seed library and resources!