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This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Age 4 to 8" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.

Spring Into Reading: Children's Reading Challenge

All Day 2/1 - 4/30
Special Events
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Age 4 to 8, Tweens (9-12)
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
In the spirit of 2021, the Safety Harbor Public Library has put together another adventure/reading challenge for adults that can be completed within social distancing guidelines. Complete 14 hours of reading to win a prize and be entered into the ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Age 4 to 8" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (13-18)" group.

Youth Poetry or Spoken Word Contest

All Day 4/1 - 4/30
Educational, Special Events
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Age 4 to 8, Tweens (9-12), Teens (13-18)
Program Type: Educational, Special Events
Event Details:
There are three age ranges: Children (5-8), Tweens (9-12), Teens (13-18).  A winner for each age range will win a $25 gift card to a Safety Harbor business. Prizes must be picked up at the library.   One entry per participant.&nb...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Children's Grab & Go Craft

04/19/2021 @ 10:00am - 04/24/2021 @ 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Create a craft! Pick up a craft bag in the children's hallway and have fun crafting at home. While supplies last. Contents may vary from picture guide. You may need to provide scissors and glue or tape.   ...
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (13-18)" group.

Teen Anime Club Take Home Kit

04/20/2021 @ 10:00am - 04/24/2021 @ 4:45pm
Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Movies
Registration
Library Branch: Safety Harbor Public Library
Room: Teen Zone
Age Group: Tweens (9-12), Teens (13-18)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Movies
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Enjoy Anime Club at home.  For a chance to win a $15.00 Starbucks gift card, please take a picture of your final creation and send it to shplteen@cityofsafetyharbor.com. Your shared creation could be used on one of our social media ...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to 1" group.
This event is in the "Age 1 to 4" group.

Virtual Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Educational, Story Times
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Birth to 1, Age 1 to 4
Program Type: Educational, Story Times

Story Tots

Ages 19 months to 4 years.  Young ones will develop early literacy skills as they participate in an interactive story time. 

Event Details:
We will post a story time video on our Facebook page and at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjrjlAmQdEnx4QgwwZC06MTkX2Hic5ito every Wednesday!  ...
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.

Tween Craft To Go: Paint a Planter

10:00am - 5:30pm
Arts & Crafts
Registration
Library Branch: Safety Harbor Public Library
Room: Youth Department
Age Group: Tweens (9-12)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Paint a planter at home with supplies from the library!  Supplies can be picked up from the Youth Desk during library hours between April 26-May 1.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Children's Grab & Go Craft

04/26/2021 @ 10:00am - 05/01/2021 @ 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Create a craft! Pick up a craft bag in the children's hallway and have fun crafting at home. While supplies last. Contents may vary from picture guide. You may need to provide scissors and glue or tape.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Age 1 to 4" group.
This event is in the "Age 4 to 8" group.

Story Time in Baranoff Park- Weather permitting

10:30am - 11:00am
Arts & Crafts, Educational, Story Times
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Age 1 to 4, Age 4 to 8
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Educational, Story Times
Event Details:
Join us for a spring storytime outside! Please bring something to sit on and practice social distancing. Take & Make craft baggies will be available.  Story Time will take place in Baranoff Park.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and engage with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Birth to 1" group.
This event is in the "Age 1 to 4" group.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Reading Program

05/01/2021 @ 10:00am - 05/31/2021 @ 5:00pm
Educational
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Birth to 1, Age 1 to 4
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
1000 Books Before Kindergarten: (Ages 0-4) Ongoing. Enjoy reading 1,000 books with your little ones! Create an online account on Beanstack and log reading to earn badges. Come to the Youth Services desk to celebrate their achievement by collecting a ...
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.

Tween Craft To Go: Baby Yoda Watercolor

10:00am - 5:30pm
Arts & Crafts
Registration
Library Branch: Safety Harbor Public Library
Room: Youth Department
Age Group: Tweens (9-12)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Paint a watercolor of Baby Yoda with supplies from the library!  Supplies can be picked up from the Youth Desk during library hours between May 3-8.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Children's Grab & Go Craft

05/03/2021 @ 10:00am - 05/08/2021 @ 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Create a craft! Pick up a craft bag in the children's hallway and have fun crafting at home. While supplies last. Contents may vary from picture guide. You may need to provide scissors and glue or tape.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to 1" group.
This event is in the "Age 1 to 4" group.

Virtual Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Educational, Story Times
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Birth to 1, Age 1 to 4
Program Type: Educational, Story Times

Story Tots

Ages 19 months to 4 years.  Young ones will develop early literacy skills as they participate in an interactive story time. 

Event Details:
Ready for story time? We will post a story time video on our Facebook page and at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjrjlAmQdEnx4QgwwZC06MTkX2Hic5ito every Wednesday!  ...
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.

Tween Cooking To Go: Edible Books

10:00am - 5:30pm
Cooking
Registration
Library Branch: Safety Harbor Public Library
Room: Story Time Room
Age Group: Tweens (9-12)
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Take home supplies from the library to make edible books!  Pick up is at the Youth Desk anytime the library is open from May 10-15.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Children's Grab & Go Craft

05/10/2021 @ 10:00am - 05/15/2021 @ 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Create a craft! Pick up a craft bag in the children's hallway and have fun crafting at home. While supplies last. Contents may vary from picture guide. You may need to provide scissors and glue or tape.   ...
This event is in the "Age 4 to 8" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.

Art Explore To Go

05/10/2021 @ 10:00am - 05/15/2021 @ 6:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Registration
Library Branch: Safety Harbor Public Library
Room: Youth Department
Age Group: Age 4 to 8, Tweens (9-12)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Take Art Explore home!  Pick up your materials anytime the library is open between May 10 - May 15.  This craft uses acrylic paint, which does not easily wash out of clothes. Please wear a smock or an apron while painting to avoid sta...
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (13-18)" group.

Teen Anime Club Take Home Kit

05/11/2021 @ 10:00am - 05/15/2021 @ 4:45pm
Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Movies
Registration
Library Branch: Safety Harbor Public Library
Room: Teen Zone
Age Group: Tweens (9-12), Teens (13-18)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Enjoy anime club at home.  For a chance to win a $15.00 Starbucks gift card, please take a picture of your final creation and send it to shplteen@cityofsafetyharbor.com. Your shared creation could be used on one of our social media platf...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Story Time in Baranoff Park with Author Laura Kepner

10:30am - 11:00am
Arts & Crafts, Author Events, Story Times
Library Branch: Safety Harbor Public Library
Room: Baranoff Park
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Author Events, Story Times
Event Details:
Story Time @ Baranoff Park with Author Laura Kepner: (Family) May 12, 10:30 am. Weather permitting. Please bring something to sit on.  Join local author, Laura Kepner, as she reads her new picture book When Lourdes Was Big.  Books available...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and engage with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Age 4 to 8" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.

Children's Pen Pal Program

10:00am - 6:00pm
Educational, Special Events
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Age 4 to 8, Tweens (9-12)
Program Type: Educational, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Finding a pen pal is a great way to connect with kids from other parts of the world, and develops essential writing and reading skills in a fun rewarding way. Throughout the world lifelong friendships have developed through writing pen pal letters. T...
This event is in the "Birth to 1" group.
This event is in the "Age 1 to 4" group.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Reading Program

06/01/2021 @ 10:00am - 06/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Educational
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Birth to 1, Age 1 to 4
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
1000 Books Before Kindergarten: (Ages 0-4) Ongoing. Enjoy reading 1,000 books with your little ones! Create an online account on Beanstack and log reading to earn badges. Come to the Youth Services desk to celebrate their achievement by collecting a ...
This event is in the "Age 4 to 8" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.

Wild About Art To Go: Happy Elephant

10:00am - 6:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Age 4 to 8, Tweens (9-12)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Take Wild About Art home to create your own Happy Elephant!  Pick up your materials anytime the library is open between June 14-19. This craft uses acrylic paint, which does not easily wash out of clothes. Please wear a smock or an ap...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Children's Grab & Go Craft

06/14/2021 @ 10:00am - 06/19/2021 @ 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Library Branch: Safety Harbor Public Library
Room: Lobby
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Create a craft! Pick up a craft bag in the children's hallway and have fun crafting at home. While supplies last. Contents may vary from picture guide. You may need to provide scissors and glue or tape.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Children's Tails and Tales Summer Reading

06/14/2021 @ 10:00am - 08/07/2021 @ 5:00pm
Special Events
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Children’s Tails & Tales Summer Reading Program: Relax with a book this summer and log your reading from June 14- August 7.  Receive a prize at 12 & 24 hours. Read a total of 24 hours to be entered into a grand prize drawing. The gr...
This event is in the "Tweens (9-12)" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Safety Harbor Public Library
Room: Story Time Room
Age Group: Tweens (9-12)
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Take home supplies from the library to make Petting Zoo Pudding!  Pick up is from June 15-19.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Age 1 to 4" group.
This event is in the "Age 4 to 8" group.

Story Time in Baranoff Park- Weather permitting

10:00am - 10:30am
Arts & Crafts, Educational, Story Times
Library Branch: Safety Harbor Public Library
Room: Baranoff Park
Age Group: Children, Age 1 to 4, Age 4 to 8
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Educational, Story Times
Event Details:
Join us for a summer storytime outside! Please bring something to sit on and practice social distancing. Take & Make craft baggies will be available.  Story Time will take place in Baranoff Park.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and engage with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.