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El dia de los ninos ~ El dia de los libros - Children's Day ~ Book Day - April 30

The County Library celebrates children, families and reading on April 30, 2017. Join us at the Library during April and May to celebrate children and books! All events are free.

Children's Day/ Book Day originated from the efforts of children's author Pat Mora who was influenced by the annual Mexican tradition of El día de los niños.

Upcoming Events

Date Event

Tuesday, April 18,
6:00 PM

Hollydale Library

Arty Loon Magic Show
Come celebrate our annual Dia De Los Ninos with Arty Loon. His show includes magic, juggling, balloons, puppets and comedy.
 
Join the fun with Arty on a non-stop adventure that features lots of audience interaction, participation, and laughter!
 
 
Children and Family
 
  

Tuesday, April 18,
6:30 PM

Artesia Library

Día De Los Niños ~ Día De Los Libros Storytime

Children and their families are invited to come to the library and enjoy stories representing kids from different cultures. Following the stories, there will be a special art activity to celebrate Día De Los Niños ~ Día De Los Libros! Every child that attends will receive a free giveaway book.

Monday, April 24,
5:00 PM

Lancaster Library

Art Activity Night!

Come, share diverse books, languages and cultures, and have fun creating art by celebrating Día De Los Niños!

Ages 5-12 with parent or adult caregiver.

Tuesday, April 25,
5:30 PM

Norwalk Library

The Norwalk Youth Mariachi Group

Norwalk Library invites you to celebrate Día de los Niños with the Norwalk Youth Mariachi Group performing traditional Mexican songs. There will be a free book giveaway. 

Wednesday, April 26,
4:00 PM

San Fernando Library

Create Music for Dia De Los Ninos

Let's celebrate Dia De Los Ninos with music, dance, & drumming. Be ready to go on a colorful safari, creating different sounds and playing simple rhythms while singing together. 

For children ages 3 - 12 and their families. 

 

Thursday, April 27,
4:30 PM

Chet Holifield Library

Dia de los Niños Program

During "Dia" event, children will be making booklets. Feel free to write a non-fiction or  fiction story.  Face painting will also be available to make it a joyous day while celebrating "Dia". Let's dream big enough to have a nation of readers and be part of this special event.

 

Saturday, April 29,
1:00 PM

Bell Library

Día De Los Niños/Día De Los Libros Storytime

Children and their families are invited to come to the library and enjoy stories representing kids from different cultures. Following the stories, there will be a special art activity to celebrate Día De Los Niños/Día De Los Libros! Every child that attends will receive a free giveaway book.

Saturday, April 29,
2:00 PM

Bell Gardens Library

El día de los niños/El día de los libros Children's Day/Book Day

ArtySuper Arty-O-World, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Arty Loon will join us in our Día de los niños celebration with Super Arty-O-World. Who loves to play Donkey Kong, Super Mario Bros. and Candy Crush? Everyone loves to play video games and so does Arty Loon in this zany and hip, digital-inspired program with comedic participation presented in classic Arty Loon Style.

 

Children's Book Giveaway & Art Activity, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Children will each get to pick a book of their choice to keep. A fun butterfly art activity will follow the book giveaway to continue the Día de los niños celebration!

Children of all ages and their families are welcome.

 

 

Saturday, April 29,
2:00 PM

Walnut Library

Día de los Niños Magic Show
Join us for a fun-filled performance by popular children's magician David Skale as part of our celebration of El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day), Día is a celebration of children and reading for families of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Children who attend will receive a free book (while supplies last).

Recommended for ages 3 and up.
 

Past Events

Date Event