Programs for Kids

View or download the April 2015 Calendar



Creative Corner

Drop by and check out the Creative Corner! Activities change weekly.



Read to Me

A new group for parents and caregivers for children birth to age 5. Our theme is “Connect, Explore, Play”.
This group gives families of Jefferson County a place to meet other families, make new friends, and, of course, learn about the great things we do here at the library.

Dates:  Tuesdays, April 7 and 21

Time: 10:00 am



Homeschool Families Activity Day

All are welcome!

Date: Thursday, April 30

Time: 2:00 – 3:30 pm



Yoga for Kidskidsyoga

Join guest instructor Kelly T! Be sure to wear comfortable clothes, and bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Parents are welcome to attend. Sign up in the youth department. Limit of 25 people.

Date: Tuesday, March 31

Time: 4:00 pm



Tech Tipskid using iPad

Hands-on experience with iPad applications and other useful technical tips. This is a monthly program for children grades 3 and up.

Date: Wednesday, April 8

Time: 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm



Photo by Malingering on FlickrPopcorn and Books!

Check out a book and get some popcorn!

Dates: April 6, April 15, April 28

Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm




Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh! Club Meet-ups

The Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh! Club will meet on a Saturday, rotating between the Jefferson Public Library and the Fort Atkinson Library.  The first Saturday of the month will be at Fort and the second Saturday will be here at Jefferson.  Sponsored by Chaos Comics in Fort Atkinson!

Time:  10 am – 1 pm

Next Date at Jefferson: April 11



Murray “Talks”

Spend an afternoon with Murray and discover new & old books that are “paw picked” by our very own, Murray the library dog! Monthly program for children, grades 1st – 5th.

Look for Murray’s review on Facebook!

Date: Thursday, April 16

Checkmate!Chess by Peter Miller on Flickr

Time: 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Dates: March 25, April 29

Monthly program for anyone interested in chess, regardless of skill level. Mr. Gomez will provide free instruction and game strategy on the 3rd Wednesday of the month. Chess boards and pieces will be available here at the library. Open chess play will be available on other Wednesdays. No registration required.


Family Funday Monday

We’re getting ready for summer!

Time: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Date: April 27



Photo by Patrick Lauke on FlickrLegos! Legos! Legos!

Feeling creative? We’ll give you a monthly challenge, and if you choose to accept, your masterpiece will be placed on display for all to see! Duplos also available.

Date: Tuesday, April 21

Time: 3:30 – 4:30 pm