Programs For School-Age Students

Lakewood Public Library provides a wide variety of extended learning opportunities for elementary school children. Quality programs that provide positive child development and a wide range of age-appropriate programming choices are available and accessible when students are not in school.

Strokes of Genius Art Show

Culminating Art Show for family and friends of participants in the six-week Strokes of Genius program. No registration is required. Read More

Happy Chinese Workshop: Chinese Ink Painting Workshop

For students in first through sixth grade. Learn how to make simple traditional Chinese paintings with ink and brushes. At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to make one piece of work. Registration is required. Read More

Illustration Creation

For students in kindergarten through first grade. Create your own pictures in this engaging program featuring picture book art. This six-week program will feature a different children’s book author each week for project inspiration and will culminate with an art show for family and friends. Registration is required. Read More

Happy Chinese: Chinese Paper-Cutting Workshop

For students in first through sixth grade. The art of Chinese paper-cutting is a traditional part of Chinese culture and one of the beautiful treasures of Chinese art. In this workshop, participants learn basic folding and cutting skills of Chinese paper-cutting. Participants will be guided step by step to create their own artwork, and will […] Read More

The Illustration Creation Art Show

Culminating Art Show for family and friends of participants in the six-week Illustration Creation program. No registration is required. Read More

Art Connection

For Students in Kindergarten through Fifth Grade. Art activities let you express your view of the world. Create your own unique piece of art to take home and show off to family and friends. Registration is required. Read More

Happy Chinese Celebration

For family and friends of Happy Chinese program participants and anyone who would like to see the accomplishments of the participants throughout the spring, 2019. Registration is required. Read More

Sensory Consults: Connecting For Kids

Register for a 15 min. time slot. Register online at www.connectingforkids.org/register, email info@connectingforkids.org or call (440) 570-5908. Does your child hate itchy clothes? Is your child bothered by noises or with busy environments? Are you concerned about your child’s frequent meltdowns and difficulty interacting with others? Does your child spin, jump and crash into things? […] Read More

Sensory Consults: Connecting For Kids

Register for a 15 min. time slot. Register online at www.connectingforkids.org/register, email info@connectingforkids.org or call (440) 570-5908. Does your child hate itchy clothes? Is your child bothered by noises or with busy environments? Are you concerned about your child’s frequent meltdowns and difficulty interacting with others? Does your child spin, jump and crash into things? […] Read More

Hand Sewing for Literacy

For Students in Kindergarten through Third Grade. Hand sewing is like a super power for developing young readers and writers as it promotes fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, self-confidence, patience and focus. In this two-part program, students will listen to a story showcasing sewing as the central theme, learn basic sewing skills and create a […] Read More