Upcoming Events

Sensation Stations

Drop in for sensory fun!

Young children can engage their senses by scooping, pouring, shaking, and sorting a variety of materials, and will learn about colors, shapes, textures, and sounds!

Sensory Storytime

Storytime is for everyone!

This special storytime includes 20 minutes of interactive stories, rhymes, and movement, plus 40 minutes of adaptive free play!

This event is designed for young listeners with developmental disabilities and their friends and families.

Kids Comics Workshop: Write With Images

Learn the basics of storytelling with comics from cartoonist Jerzy Drozd, then create a short comics story of your own!

Danish Heart Baskets

In Scandinavia, they celebrate Jul, which stretches from mid-November to mid-January. One tradition of Jul is to weave heart baskets out of felt, fabric or paper.

Make your own Danish heart baskets to fill with goodies and decorate your own home!


Join us for a relaxing and challenging afternoon of chess—one of the world's most popular games! Players of all ages and skill levels are welcome!

Drop in at any point over the course of the program to play old friends and meet new ones. Chess sets are provided.

No-Sew Fleece Pillows

Make a cozy fleece pillow, for yourself or as a gift, without any sewing!

Felt Ball Fun!

Local crafter Beth Battey leads this hands-on workshop.

Start with colorful wool roving, add warm water, a little soap, and some patience to get a fun felt ball! Felt balls can be toys for kids and pets, jewelry, a garland or a fun decoration.

Preschool ArtStart

Preschoolers can make art, too!

Join us for fun crafts for children age 2 to 5 years, accompanied by an adult.

Kids Party Time!

Show off your amazing dance moves, eat some snacks, and play some of AADL's giant games!

New Years Storytime!

Join AADL storytellers Elizabeth and Allison as they share festive stories in celebration of a new year! Happy 2018!