Programs for Kids


photo by longzijun on FlickrFamily Story Time: Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Date: Monday, February 29

Time: 6:30 pm (Drop off stuffed friends 6:00 – 7:30 pm)

Enjoy an evening story time for families and stuffed animals. Then, tuck your stuffed friend in for a sleepover at the library! You may pick up your friend on Tuesday morning after 9:30 am. We’ll have photos of the stuffed animals’ fun sleepover activities!







Date: Monday, March 28

Time: 6:30 pm

Wear your pajamas and enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs. Fuzzy slippers and blankets are optional.





Flora and Ulysses coverTalking About Books

Date: February 17, March 16

Time: 3:45 – 4:30 pm

Check out our book club open to kids grades 3 and up. Each month’s books will be available for check out. February’s book is Flora & Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo.




Teen Book Clubbook cover for Twelve Minutes to Midnight by Christopher Edge

Dates: February 22, March 21

Time: 3:45 – 4:30 pm

Our Teen Book Club is open to middle school-aged kids. February’s book is Twelve Minutes to Midnight by Christopher Edge.





Teen Social Hour

Date: Wednesday, February 24

Time: 4:00 pm

Join us for food, a movie, and fun! Teens will also plan activities for our next social hour.





Kids at Work signLittle Builders

Join us for this program to encourage social interaction as well as help to develop verbal and math skills through play. Ages birth to 5.

Dates: February 18, March 3

Time: Drop in 10:30 am – noon




Every Hero_G copyRead to Me

At Read to Me, we’ll introduce early literacy tools and skills through books, music, rhymes, and activities. Our theme is “Connect, Explore, Play”. This group gives also 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.

Join us in the Story Corner every 2nd and 4th Tuesday. Ages birth to 4.

Dates:  Tuesdays, February 9, February 23, March 8, March 22

Time: 10:00 am





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 Dates at Jefferson: February 13, March 12





Photo by Patrick Lauke on FlickrLego Club

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.

Dates: Tuesdays, February 16, March 15

Time: 3:30 – 4:30 pm





chess_PeterMillerChess Club

When: March 2 (the 1st Wednesday of each month)

Time: 3:30 – 5:00 pm

All ages welcome!





Craft Corner

Did you know that you can make a craft at our Craft Corner everyday? We have new crafts every week, so come by and check it out!