Day Calendar List

March 2021

Tuesday, Mar. 9th

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Story Time To-Go Activity Kits

Location: Johnston Public Library

Each Tuesday swing by JPL to pick up a story time craft and activity kit. Kits will be available between 2pm-6pm on Tuesdays while supplies lasts. Geared towards kids ages 2-6.

Tag(s): Kids

Wednesday, Mar. 10th

10:00am - 2:00pm

Stemday Wednesdays

Location: Johnston Public Library

Every Wednesday stop by the library to pick up a take & make STEM Kit. Each kit includes everything you need to create a fun experiment and allows your child to explore science, math, technology, or engineering in a hands-on, fun way. For kids in kindergarten-5th grade.

Tag(s): Kids

Friday, Mar. 12th

10:00am - 2:00pm

Family Game Night To-Go

Location: Johnston Public Library

Spend your Friday nights with family and enjoy a fun family game night in! Each kit includes all you need for a fun filled night of games that are great for all ages! Each week we will feature a new game. Registration required.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Saturday, Mar. 13th

10:00am - 1:00pm

Boredom Buster Bags

Location: Johnston Public Library

Head into spring break with a bag filled with boredom busters! This kit includes all your family needs to avoid the "I'm bored" moment! This kit is geared towards kids in kindergarten-5th grade. One kit per family, please. While supplies lasts.

Tag(s): Kids

10:00am - 5:30pm

To-Go Adult Craft Kits: Spring Mason Jar Vase

Location: Johnston Public Library

Get your craft on with us. Stop by Johnston Public Library on Saturday, March 13 to pick up a Take-Home Adult Crafting Kit, this month featuring a Spring Mason Jar Vase. Included in the kit are written instructions from super-crafter Abbi Waugh, plus all supplies needed to make the spring vase. Don't forget to tag us on Instagram @johnstonpubliclib or on Facebook @johnstonpubliclibrary so we can see your beautiful creations! To-Go Adult Craft Kits are available for contactless curbside pick-up on Saturday, March 13 beginning at 10:00am and will be available while supplies last. These kits will go fast and are available on a first come, first-served basis. No appointment necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Mar. 16th

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Story Time To-Go Activity Kits

Location: Johnston Public Library

Each Tuesday swing by JPL to pick up a story time craft and activity kit. Kits will be available between 2pm-6pm on Tuesdays while supplies lasts. Geared towards kids ages 2-6.

Tag(s): Kids

Wednesday, Mar. 17th

10:00am - 2:00pm

Stemday Wednesdays

Location: Johnston Public Library

Every Wednesday stop by the library to pick up a take & make STEM Kit. Each kit includes everything you need to create a fun experiment and allows your child to explore science, math, technology, or engineering in a hands-on, fun way. For kids in kindergarten-5th grade.

Tag(s): Kids

Tuesday, Mar. 23rd

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Story Time To-Go Activity Kits

Location: Johnston Public Library

Each Tuesday swing by JPL to pick up a story time craft and activity kit. Kits will be available between 2pm-6pm on Tuesdays while supplies lasts. Geared towards kids ages 2-6.

Tag(s): Kids

Wednesday, Mar. 24th

10:00am - 2:00pm

Stemday Wednesdays

Location: Johnston Public Library

Every Wednesday stop by the library to pick up a take & make STEM Kit. Each kit includes everything you need to create a fun experiment and allows your child to explore science, math, technology, or engineering in a hands-on, fun way. For kids in kindergarten-5th grade.

Tag(s): Kids

Friday, Mar. 26th

10:00am - 2:00pm

Family Game Night To-Go

Location: Johnston Public Library

Spend your Friday nights with family and enjoy a fun family game night in! Each kit includes all you need for a fun filled night of games that are great for all ages! Each week we will feature a new game. Registration required.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Saturday, Mar. 27th

10:00am - 5:30pm

To-Go Adult Craft Kits: Homemade Paper Greeting Card

Location: Johnston Public Library

Stop by Johnston Public Library to pick up a Take-Home Adult Crafting Kit--this month featuring the supplies to make a homemade paper greeting card. All materials are included in the kit EXCEPT glue. Don't forget to tag us on Instagram @johnstonpubliclib or on Facebook @johnstonpubliclibrary so we can see your beautiful creations! To-Go Adult Craft Kits are available for contactless curbside pick-up while supplies last. These kits will go fast and are available on a first come, first-served basis. No appointment necessary.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Mar. 30th

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Story Time To-Go Activity Kits

Location: Johnston Public Library

Each Tuesday swing by JPL to pick up a story time craft and activity kit. Kits will be available between 2pm-6pm on Tuesdays while supplies lasts. Geared towards kids ages 2-6.

Tag(s): Kids

Wednesday, Mar. 31st

10:00am - 2:00pm

Stemday Wednesdays

Location: Johnston Public Library

Every Wednesday stop by the library to pick up a take & make STEM Kit. Each kit includes everything you need to create a fun experiment and allows your child to explore science, math, technology, or engineering in a hands-on, fun way. For kids in kindergarten-5th grade.

Tag(s): Kids

April 2021

Sunday, Apr. 4th

All Day

Closed For The Observance Of Easter

Location: Archive Room,Commons,East Tower Area,East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),Story Time Room,Youth Computer Lounge

Tuesday, Apr. 6th

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Story Time To-Go Activity Kits

Location: Johnston Public Library

Each Tuesday swing by JPL to pick up a story time craft and activity kit. Kits will be available between 2pm-6pm on Tuesdays while supplies lasts. Geared towards kids ages 2-6.

Tag(s): Kids

Wednesday, Apr. 7th

10:00am - 2:00pm

Stemday Wednesdays

Location: Johnston Public Library

Every Wednesday stop by the library to pick up a take & make STEM Kit. Each kit includes everything you need to create a fun experiment and allows your child to explore science, math, technology, or engineering in a hands-on, fun way. For kids in kindergarten-5th grade.

Tag(s): Kids

Friday, Apr. 9th

10:00am - 2:00pm

Family Game Night To-Go

Location: Johnston Public Library

Spend your Friday nights with family and enjoy a fun family game night in! Each kit includes all you need for a fun filled night of games that are great for all ages! Each week we will feature a new game. Registration required.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Saturday, Apr. 10th

10:00am - 1:00pm

Mystery Grab Bag

Location: Johnston Public Library

Pick up a bag filled with leftover activities, crafts, games, and goodies! Kids + Teens. While supplies last.

Tag(s): Kids

Tuesday, Apr. 13th

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Story Time To-Go Activity Kits

Location: Johnston Public Library

Each Tuesday swing by JPL to pick up a story time craft and activity kit. Kits will be available between 2pm-6pm on Tuesdays while supplies lasts. Geared towards kids ages 2-6.

Tag(s): Kids

Wednesday, Apr. 14th

10:00am - 2:00pm

Stemday Wednesdays

Location: Johnston Public Library

Every Wednesday stop by the library to pick up a take & make STEM Kit. Each kit includes everything you need to create a fun experiment and allows your child to explore science, math, technology, or engineering in a hands-on, fun way. For kids in kindergarten-5th grade.

Tag(s): Kids

Monday, Apr. 19th

All Day

Make-It: In The Mail

Location: Johnston Public Library

Sign up to have a craft mailed to your house! Craft kits will be mailed out the week of April 26. Craft kits are age specific. Kits are available for ages 3-5 and grade K-5. Registration required and space is limited to 100.

Tag(s): Kids

Tuesday, Apr. 20th

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Story Time To-Go Activity Kits

Location: Johnston Public Library

Each Tuesday swing by JPL to pick up a story time craft and activity kit. Kits will be available between 2pm-6pm on Tuesdays while supplies lasts. Geared towards kids ages 2-6.

Tag(s): Kids

Wednesday, Apr. 21st

10:00am - 2:00pm

Stemday Wednesdays

Location: Johnston Public Library

Every Wednesday stop by the library to pick up a take & make STEM Kit. Each kit includes everything you need to create a fun experiment and allows your child to explore science, math, technology, or engineering in a hands-on, fun way. For kids in kindergarten-5th grade.

Tag(s): Kids

Friday, Apr. 23rd

10:00am - 2:00pm

Family Game Night To-Go

Location: Johnston Public Library

Spend your Friday nights with family and enjoy a fun family game night in! Each kit includes all you need for a fun filled night of games that are great for all ages! Each week we will feature a new game. Registration required.

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Tuesday, Apr. 27th

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Story Time To-Go Activity Kits

Location: Johnston Public Library

Each Tuesday swing by JPL to pick up a story time craft and activity kit. Kits will be available between 2pm-6pm on Tuesdays while supplies lasts. Geared towards kids ages 2-6.

Tag(s): Kids

Wednesday, Apr. 28th

10:00am - 2:00pm

Stemday Wednesdays

Location: Johnston Public Library

Every Wednesday stop by the library to pick up a take & make STEM Kit. Each kit includes everything you need to create a fun experiment and allows your child to explore science, math, technology, or engineering in a hands-on, fun way. For kids in kindergarten-5th grade.

Tag(s): Kids

May 2021

Saturday, May. 1st

10:00am - 5:00pm

Kites On The Green

Location: Commons,Johnston Public Library

Join us for the 8th annual Kites on the Green Festival featuring giant show kite displays, celebrity bol races, free kite building, live kids' music, sidewalk art, face painting, and delicious food!

Tag(s): Adult & Family

Monday, May. 31st

All Day

Library Closed For The Observance Of Memorial Day

Location: Archive Room,Commons,East Tower Area,East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),Story Time Room,Youth Computer Lounge

July 2021

Sunday, Jul. 4th

All Day

Library Closed For The Observance Of Independence Day

Location: Archive Room,Commons,East Tower Area,East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),Story Time Room,Youth Computer Lounge

Tag(s): Adult & Family

August 2021

Monday, Aug. 9th

All Day

Make-It: In The Mail

Location: Johnston Public Library

Sign up to have a craft mailed to your house! Craft kits will be mailed out the week of August 16. Craft kits are age specific. Kits are available for ages 3-5 and grade K-5. Registration required and space is limited to 100.

Tag(s): Kids