You are here
Buzz Blog: KidSpace
- August 10
The caterpillar house in KidSpace is a busy place. Inside, the caterpillars eat, grow, poop, molt, and sleep. They even fight over territory every once in a while. Outside, kids and their grownups observe, discuss, record, draw, and photograph every move these little critters make. The monarch life cycle is a remarkable four-stage process that takes approximately 30 days. Like all butterflies and moths, monarchs undergo a complete metamorphosis in which there are four distinct stages: egg, larva (caterpillar), pupa, and adult butterfly...
Would your child like extra time listening to stories? Would your beginning or struggling reader like extra practice reading?
We will try to match your child with a teen or adult volunteer to share the joy of books. Buddies meet in KidSpace at the Library once a week during the summer for an hour. Children must be able to attend at least 4 weeks during June and July.
Interested in volunteering as a Book Buddy? Visit our volunteer information page here!
We're developing a STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) playground for grades K-4 and are super excited to share this new space. Watch for special STEAM activities in Wonder Ground!