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 Fun at the Library


There’s something for every child at the library!Fotolia_26016722_XS.jpg

Hear good stories and more:

  • Babies 0-18 months — Share boardbooks with your caregivers, visit, and play at Lapsit Storytime! (Registration required)
  • Todders ages 18-36 months — Listen, laugh, sing, and shake your sillies out in 20 minutes of action-packed fun!
  • Children ages 3-6 years — share 30 minutes of stories, songs, and rhymes at Family Storytime!
  • Elementary school aged children: Read to a Dog in our Tails for Reading program! 




Lego Lab

Ages 8 and up. Join us for Lego building fun at the library! Bring your imagination, we'll supply the bricks.

Registration required for Chanhassen, Chaska, and Waconia

Waconia Library--Mondays, June 27 & July 25, 3:30-5:00pm.
Thursday, June 30, 1:00-2:30 pm
Chanhassen Library--Mondays, June 27, July 25, 1:00-2:00 pm
Chaska Library--Thursday, May 26, 4:30-5:30pm. Mondays, June 13, July 18,
August 8, 1:30-2:30 pm
Norwood Young America Library--June 6, July 5, August 1, 3:30-4:30 pm
Victoria Library--Wednesdays, June 8, June 22, July 13, July 27, 1:00-2:30 pm
Watertown Library--Mondays, June 13, July 11, 3:30-5:00 pm

Minecraft @ Victoria
For ages 8-18

Explore, build together, or participate in a challenge on our Minecraftedu server! Join us at either 3:30 or 4:00, 6:30 or 7:00 for 30 minutes of play each session
Victoria Library: Wednesdays, June 8-August 10, 3:30-4:30 pm.
Thursdays, June 9-August 11, 6:30-7:30 pm
Summer Reading Program Fun for Elementary Age Children

For ages 6 and up
Instead of traveling to Rio de Janeiro to celebrate the Summer games, come to your local library to join in the fun!
Chaska Library: Thursday, June 30, 1:00 pm
Norwood Young America Library: Tuesday, August 9, 11:00 am
Victoria Library: Thursday, August 4, 1:30 pm
Watertown Library: Thursday, June 16, 12:00 pm
Happy Birthday, Harry Potter!
For ages 8 and up
Celebrate the birthday of the "boy who lived", and the release of the new entry into the Potterverse Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Come dressed as you favorite character and enjoy activities (including a photo-op).
Chanhassen Library: Thursday, July 14, 1:00 pm
Chaska Library: Tuesday, July 19, 1:00 pm
Norwood Young America Library: Tuesday, June 21, 11:00 am
Victoria Library: Tuesday, August 2, 3:30 pm
Waconia Library: Wednesday, July 6, 1:00 pm
Watertown Library: Monday, July 25, 6:30 pm
Classic Car Mania
For ages 8-12
Heading to downtown Victoria for Classic Car Night? Stop at the library first to learn more about classic cars with a resident car enthusiast and enjoy some other car-related activities.
Victoria Library: Wednesday, June 8, 4:00 pm
Yo-Yo Workshop with Zach Gustafson
For ages 8 and up.
Registration required. Contact the Waconia library or register using the Carver County Library Calendar.
Sign up for this enthralling Yo-Yo crash course with Carver County's own Yo-Yo Master Zach Gustafson! All skill levels are welcome from beginner to master. Bringing your own yo-yo is encouraged but not required. Yo-yos will be available for purchase the day of the program for $15.
Waconia Library: Wednesdays, June 22 and June 29, 1:00-2:00 pm


Want to find more fun at the library?  Check out our full calendar of events.


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