…on SUNDAYS

  • 2022 Pumpkin Patch. 9am-Dusk, F-SU, Sept 23-Oct 30. T&C Farms, 1927 Holstein Ln, Laurel. Hayrides, Corn Maze, U-Pick Pumpkins, and more. Facebook @LaurelPumpkinPatch. 

on TUESDAYS

  • Adventures in Story Time: Preschool. 10-11am, TU/TH. Billings Public Library. Ages 3-6. Introduces young children to books, rhymes, crafts, and other fun interactive activities. This month's themes: All About Me, Apples, Leaves, and Farms. 
  • Nature Nuts Preschool Program. 10-11am. Every TU. Montana Audubon Center. Ages 1-4 (and an accompanying adult). Guided outdoor play and learning. Suggested donation: $5/child or Free/members. http://mtaudubon.org/center. 
  • Kids Day! 11am-8pm. Pizza Ranch, Billings. Every TU. Kids eat free all day (1 kid per paying adult, ages 12 and younger).

...on WEDNESDAYS

  • Adventures in Story Time: Tiny Tales. 10-11am, W. Billings Public Library. Ages 2-3. Introduces young children to books, rhymes, crafts, and other fun interactive activities. This month's themes: All About Me, Apples, Leaves, and Farms. 

…on THURSDAYS

  • Adventures in Story Time: Preschool. 10-11am, TU/TH. Billings Public Library. Ages 3-6. Introduces young children to books, rhymes, crafts, and other fun interactive activities. This month's themes: All About Me, Apples, Leaves, and Farms. 
  • Books & Babies Classic. 3:15pm, TH // 10:15am, 2nd/4th SA. Billings Public Library. Ages 0-2. Stories, rhymes, and finger plays intended for our littlest pre-readers!
  • Art Explorers: Art Club For Tweens. 4-5pm. Every TH. Billings Public Library. Ages 9-12. Unleash your inner artist by exploring fun art concepts. Create new projects every week. No pre-registration required. More info: billingslibrary.org.

...on FRIDAYS

  • Game On! 3-4:45pm, F. Billings Public Library Craft Corner. Games and LEGOS! Beginning Sept 9. 
  • 2022 Pumpkin Patch. 9am-Dusk, F-SU, Sept 23-Oct 30. T&C Farms, 1927 Holstein Ln, Laurel. Hayrides, Corn Maze, U-Pick Pumpkins, and more. Facebook @LaurelPumpkinPatch. 

on SATURDAYS

  • Books & Babies: Music Edition. 10:15am, 1st/3rd SA. Billings Public Library. Ages 0-2. Stories, rhymes, and finger plays intended for our littlest pre-readers!
  • Books & Babies Classic. 10:15am, 2nd/4th SA. Billings Public Library. Ages 0-2. Stories, rhymes, and finger plays intended for our littlest pre-readers! 
  • 2022 Pumpkin Patch. 9am-Dusk, F-SU, Sept 23-Oct 30. T&C Farms, 1927 Holstein Ln, Laurel. Hayrides, Corn Maze, U-Pick Pumpkins, and more. Facebook @LaurelPumpkinPatch. 

throughout the MONTH

  • 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten. Billings Public Library. A national initiative to increase early childhood literacy. The purpose behind this program is to foster the love of reading at an early age and encourage parent and child bonding through reading. Download the ReadSquared app and record the books you and your child read together. Earn prizes and prepare your child to learn to read and write! www.billingspubliclibrary.org/1000books.
  • iVox – Books that Move!. Billings Public Library. Children's book app for ages 3-8. More info: https://simplylocalbillings.com/billings-public-library-to-offer-all-new-picture-book-app
  • Local Students Adapt Fairytales. Oct 24-Nov 18. Billings Public Library. Third grade students from McKinley Elementary will have their work displayed on the Children’s Story Tower. They spent the last 4 weeks learning about writing narratives and working on expanding their writing with details to enrich a story. They have learned how to alter a classic fairytale into a new unique story. Come support these budding young writers! 

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