Kids Block Party
Kids Block Party
Celebrate learning through play with storytimes, live music, crafts, authors, and outdoor fun.

Shoal Creek Plaza (outdoors on the library grounds)

  • 9:00am-10:00am: Shoal Creek Conservancy Tours
  • 9:00am-10:00am: Nature craft activities
  • Storywalk (available all day)

1st Floor Special Events Center

  • 10:00am-10:30am: Zenal Nortex
  • 11:00am-11:30am: Xpress VIBE Hip Hop Class with Jarell Howard Rochelle
  • 11:45am-12:30pm: Interactive musical performance with Austin Diversity Band

1st Floor Special Events Center Lobby

  • 10:00am-12:30pm: Craft and STEM activities for all ages

1st Floor Demo Area

  • 10:30-11:15am: Adrianna Cuevas (author of The Ghosts of Rancho Espanto for ages 8-12) free copies available while supplies last

2nd Floor Lobby

10:00am-12:30pm: craft and STEM activities for all ages, thanks to…

  • Austin Public Health
  • University of Texas
  • Girl Scouts of Central Texas

3rd Floor Children’s Room Creative Commons

  • 10:30am-11am: Music and Movement Storytime (ages 3-5)
  • 11:30am-12:00pm: Chinese/English Dual Lauguage Storytime featuring author Srinivasan Divya free copies available while supplies (ages 0-5)
  • 12:30pm-1:00pm: All Ages Storytime featuring author Anne Wynter free copies available while supplies last (ages 0-5)

3rd Floor Tween Room (next to the Children’s Room Reading Porch)

  • 10:00am-12:30pm: Video Game Tournament (ages 8-12)

4th Floor Conference Room (RSVP only, sign up here)

  • 11:30am-12:30pm: Poetry Writing Workshop with the Library Foundation’s Youth Poet Laureate Finalists (ages 9-12)

Library programs and workshops reflect the creative endeavors and diverse interests of the Austin community.

Recommended for ages 3 and up
Saturday, April 29, 2023 - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Central Library, 710 W. César Chávez St.
Free and open to the public | Gratis y abierto al público