Activities, Crafts, and Games

The Gingerbread Boy Cover Art

Coding with Stories

Using stories as the basis for coding games encourages children to explore early computer programming principles in a fun and interactive way.

Anansi the Spider

I Love Bugs!

Summer is a great time for getting outside and exploring all the tiny creatures that surround us. Check out these activities and books to help you and your kids learn more about all the creepy crawlies hiding in plain sight!

potted plants

Ready, Set, Grow!

The sun is out and it's getting warmer so that can only mean one thing: spring is on its way! Here are a few activities and books you and your little one can enjoy to get you out and into the garden.

Olympic Rings

Olympics at Home!

The Winter Olympics may be happening in South Korea, but you can have your own olympics right in your living room!

LEGO Contest 2018

Time to LEGO!

Registration for the 8th Annual LEGO Competition is open! Calling all brick builderskid, teen, and adult! 

The Great Beanie Baby Bubble by Zac Bissonnette

Working in a library is a gift. There are no door-buster sales, no agitated customers (okay, maybe a few), and no Black Friday shenanigans. Instead of trampling over one another, our patrons wait patiently for the latest best sellers. Best of all, everything is free.

electric tea kettle, bowl with selection of tea bags, honey bear

Adult Coloring Night at the Library

It’s usually children who get permission to color and play, but at Bordeaux Branch Library's weekly coloring night, it’s all about the adults, and they keep coming back.

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