BMX Track and Tricks

BMX Track and Tricks

BMX Track & Tricks

Monday, August 1

3:00 pm

at the track near the Hidden Springs Barn

Kim Lyons, a representative from Hidden Springs Kids for Healthy Recreationwill be at the track near the Hidden Springs Barn to talk about the history of the track and how the youth rallied to get it started, bike safety, some riding tips and tricks and a tour of the bike park. Youth from the start up group will be showing some bike tricks.  Attendees are encouraged to bring their bikes so they can ride the track after the program. For ages 6 - 12.

Author Visit

Author Visit

Author Visit

Tuesday, August 2

11:30 am

All ages will enjoy this interactive sharing of stories by two local children's authors. Drake Shannon grew up in Idaho and is returning to Idaho in August to promote his book, Zoink. Clare Nelson, a senior at Boise High and a Hidden Springs resident, will delight listeners with an author's reading of her book, Don't Stare.

Glow in the Dark Dance Party

Glow in the Dark Dance Party

Glow in the Dark Dance Party

Thursday, August 4

11:00 am

at the Hidden Springs Community Barn

Wear your white and come join us for music, glow in the dark games and dancing.

End of Summer Reading Party

End of Summer Reading Party

End of Summer Reading Party

Friday, August 5

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

at the Village Green

Celebrate the end of summer reading with a neighborhood block party!

music • food trucks • prizes  bubble soccer • Micron engineering  robotics building • and more!

Come to a neighborhood block party with the highlight event being Bubble soccer! Micron Technology will provide family engineering activities and the library will provide STEM activities with stations for building with LEGOS, laser pegs, Magformers, K'nex, space sand, KEVA blocks and robotics.  Fun for the entire family including music, food trucks and prize giveaways!

photo by Richard Ricciardi and used under an Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 license

Dog Tales

Dog Tales

Dog Tales

Tuesdays at 2:00 pm

August 9 - 23

Join us as we kick off a new program for kids - Dog Tales.  Kids can sign up to read to, Buckeye the Labrodoodle, a friendly registered therapy dog in 10 minute sessions. Therapy dogs provide a low-stress and comfortable reading environment to kids to help improve their reading skills. Open to all ages. This program will continue in the fall two times per month on a Monday and a Wednesday.