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HALTOM CITY

5024 Broadway Ave.
Haltom City, TX  76117
817-222-7700

Library Events & Activities

Haltom City Public Library

4809 Haltom Ave.
Haltom City, TX  76117

Hours

Monday - Thursday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday
Closed

Contact

Information
817-222-7786
Administration
817-222-7790
Fax
817-788-1499
email staff

Weekly Tinker Tuesdays

For all ages, come and go
Weekly on Tuesdays
12 - 8:00 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7786

Come get your tinker on with Legos, Squigz, K’nex, marble runs and other manipulatives!

This program is come and go and open to all ages.

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More Children's Programs & Activities

Weekly Storytime

Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7786

All Storytimes listed below are at 10:45 a.m.

If you want to talk to the Children’s Librarian please contact Kansas Terry.


Movin' & Groovin'

Tuesdays

Join us for a musically driven storytime full of movin’, groovin’ and even some readin’! Open to all ages!



Bilingual

Wednesdays

Stories, songs and rhymes in both English and Spanish! Perfect for Spanish and non-Spanish speakers of all ages!



Baby Jamboree

Thursdays

Lapsit storytime for ages 2 and under focusing on the importance of reading and interacting with your baby to encourage learning from an early age!

On the last Thursday of each month, join us for Sensory Playdate. Join us as we explore our 5 senses through open play. This is geared towards babies & toddlers up to 4 years of age.



Storytime Stars

Fridays

Do you enjoy a “traditional” storytime with songs, rhymes, and books? Then this storytime is perfect for you! This program is open to children of all ages. Storytime Stars was previously known as Preschool Storytime.


The Haltom City Public Library will be rolling out a new Storytime schedule beginning in January, 2019. We have added new storytimes and the times have also changed.

Super Science Saturdays

First Saturday of each month
9 - 10:00 a.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117

The first Saturday of each month, from 9 - 10:00 a.m., we explore different scientific concepts at the Haltom City Public Library. These are hands-on activities, appropriate for kids age 6 – 12. It’s free and there is no registration required.


The schedule for 2020 is as follows:

  • Jan. 4: Bee Bots
  • Feb. 1: Fingerprinting
  • Mar 7: Kitchen Chemistry
  • April 4: Polymers
  • May 2: Simple Machines
  • June 6: No SSS; Summer Reading Club Kick-off instead
  • July 4: Library closed for Independence Day
  • Aug. 1: Simple Circuits
  • Sept. 5: Small Scale Planetarium
  • Oct. 3: Bat Discovery
  • Nov. 7: Bridge Building
  • Dec. 5: Bloxels

Weekly Tinker Tuesdays

For all ages, come and go
Weekly on Tuesdays
12 - 8:00 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7786

Come get your tinker on with Legos, Squigz, K’nex, marble runs and other manipulatives!

This program is come and go and open to all ages.

Weekly Imagination Station

For ages 0 - 6, come and go
Weekly on Thursdays
12 - 8:00 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7786

Let your imaginations run wild in our very own Imagination Station! Children from birth to age 6 are invited to join in for dramatic play and a new and creative way to learn about their community.

Play fire station, school, grocery store, mechanic and more. This program is come and go.

HCPL's Sweet Spring Break

March 9-13, 2020
2:00 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7786

 While school is out for Spring Break the Library will have activities for children.

Monday, 3-9, 2:00 p.m.: Interactive Willy Wonka
Bring the whole family to watch "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory" like you never have before! Everyone will receive a bag of props and a list of instructions on how to make Willy Wonka interactive.
Tuesday, 3-10, 2:00 p.m.: Human Candyland
Children ages 5 & up are invited to join us as we play a life size version of the children's classic game Candyland!
Wednesday, 3-11, 2 - 3:30 pm: Art Challenge
Children of all ages are invited to let their imaginations run wild in this freestyle, self-led art program!
Thursday, 3-12, 2 - 3 pm: Big Truck Petting Zoo
Fun for the whole family!. Come to the library and explore!
Friday, 3-13, 2:00 p.m.: Perot Tech Truck
Children ages 5 & up are invited to join the team from the Perot Tech Truck for an hour of hands on STEM activities.