Are you looking for some fun activities that you can do from the safety of your home? The Library District now offers FREE Take & Make activity kits that are available to pick up from our libraries! We provide all the supplies for fun and educational crafts, early literacy, STEAM learning, and more! These take-home kits have grown in popularity and allow us to serve the community of Clark County in new and creative ways, as well as entertain and educate children and teens while they are at home. Find out what is currently available at the library location nearest you in the list below. You can even call ahead to schedule to pick them up with our contactless Curbside service! When you have finished your Take & Make activities, snap a picture, and tag us @LVCCLD on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram so we can see them and share your creativity!
Available Now: Paper Mosaic Valentines
Show your Valentine how much you love them with this special paper mosaic heart craft kit for ages 4 and up available now while supplies last! Please call us at 702.346.5238 for more information and our hours or click here.
Centennial Hills Library
Wednesday, February 24 at 11:30 a.m.: Jazzy Painting!
Stop by the library to pick up a craft full of supplies to create your very own Black History Month craft: Jazzy Painting! Supplies are limited and on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Wednesdays: New take & make crafts will be available right after My Favorite Story at 11:30 a.m. and will be available for pick up throughout the week.
Saturdays: Stop by the Youth Services Desk to see the latest craft take & Make kit! We will have a new craft each week.
Clark County Library Best Buy Teen Tech Center
Mondays: Mindful Monday’s Grab & Go Kits - Ages 12-17
Pick up our weekly Grab & Go activity that will assist you in becoming mindful of yourself and bring a sense of calm and balance to your busy life. Stop by the Best Buy Teen Tech Center to pick up a Mindful Grab & Go Kit. The kits may be slime one week, gratitude journals the next, coloring pages with pencils after that.
Thursdays: Mystery STEAM Grab & Go Challenge - Ages 12-17
Once a week we will create a STEAM challenge for teens to take home! It may be art, coding, reading, technology, math… who knows? Stop by the Best Buy Teen Tech Center to pick up your mystery STEAM Challenge every Thursday. Everyone loves a good mystery!
Clark County Library Youth Services
Tuesdays: Take and Make crafts are available after the Five and Under Storytimes and are given out at the conclusion of the program.
Mondays: Maker Mondays
Come in and grab a Maker Monday Kit to complete at home! Kits will include an activity that encourages creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, and communication.
Thursdays: Tween, Teen Thursdays
Stop by and pick up an activity to go!
Fridays: Family Friday
Come in for a fun take-home craft or activity to do as a family!
Mt. Charleston Library
Available Now: Wobbly Horse Puppets
Who has seen the wild horses on Mt. Charleston? Now you can make one of your own with the latest take and make kit from Mt. Charleston Library! This kit includes two precut horses and all the fun items to decorate them, while supplies last. You can call us at 702.872.5585 for availability.
Monday, February 1: Mae Jemison Maker Kits
These bags will become available starting on Monday, February 1st. We encourage patrons to stop by Youth Services and learn more about the first Black woman to go to space! The kits include materials for a rocket craft, a coloring sheet, and a short bio.
1st and 15th of Every Month: Craft Kits
Visit the Rainbow Library to check out our latest Take and Make craft bags. New bags are available on the 1st and 15th of every month, while supplies last. For more information, please call 702-507-3716.
Sahara West Library
Tuesdays: Teen Takeaway for ages 12 to 17
Drop-in anytime on Tuesdays at the Sahara West Library and get your Teen Takeaway from the Youth Services Desk to make your craft in the comfort of your home! Teen Takeaway kits are available while supplies last, and are on a first-come, first-served basis.
Wednesdays: Grade School Grab Bags for ages 6 to 11
Drop-in anytime each Wednesday at the Sahara West Library and get your Grade School Grab Bag from the Youth Services Desk and make your craft in the comfort of your home! Grade School Grab Bags are available while supplies last and are on a first-come, first-served basis.
Fridays: Tiny Tots To Go Bag for ages 0 to 2
Drop-in anytime today at the Sahara West Library and get your Tiny Tots To Go Bag from the Youth Services Desk. Read a story and make your craft in the comfort of your home! Tiny Tots To Go Bags are available while supplies last, and are on a first-come, first-served basis.
Saturdays & Sundays: Family Fun Bag for ages 2 to 8.
Drop-in anytime during the weekend at the Sahara West Library and get your Family Fun Bag from the Youth Services Desk. Enjoy a story and make your craft in the comfort of your home! Family Fun Bags are available while supplies last, and are on a first-come, first-served basis.
Spring Valley Library
Swing by the Spring Valley Library anytime to pick up a free learning activity, craft, or storytime! You can complete the activity at the library or at home. Each day we will feature a different age group, however, all activities will be available whenever you drop in. We've got teen activities, math packets, literacy projects, and fun STEAM kits. If you don't see the activity you need, let us know!
Thursday, February 3: Cooking with Love (For Adults!)
It's Cooking with Love at Spring Valley Library! Stop by starting February 3 for tips on how to cook together and cookbook recommendations while supplies last. You can also call us at 702-507-3821 for more info or to schedule a curbside pickup.
Wednesday, February 10: Mini Macramé Plant Hanger (For Adults!)
This is a fun and easy project for all skill levels. This take and make comes with all the materials needed to create this plant hanger with full color step by step instructions. Great for gifting or starting a collection! Stop by Spring Valley Library or call for curbside pick up 702-507-3821! First come, while supplies last.
Wednesday, February 17: Job Search Kits (For Adults!)
Currently on a job search? Stop by Spring Valley Library and grab a Job Search Kit! Each kit includes a guide to LVCCLD Job Resources, a guide to the One-Stop Career Centers, sample resumes & cover letters, a notebook, and a pen. While supplies last. Curbside pickup is also available. For questions or to book a curbside appointment, please call 702-507-3821
Sundays: Sunday Funday for all ages
Come in for a fun take-home craft activity!
Mondays: Brain Breaks for grades K through 12
Need a break from the screen? Come on in and grab a fun activity packet. Activities include puzzles, coloring sheets, and more!
Tuesdays: Grow Your Reader for ages 0-5
Come in and sign up for our 1,000 Books before Kindergarten Program! Each week, a different book will be highlighted, and you'll be able to pick up a packet with various resources and activity ideas for your little ones. For every 100 Books you complete, you will receive a small prize! For more information, you can also go to https://lvccld.org/1000-books/ for more information!
Tuesdays: Pre-K Packets to Go for ages 3-5
Come in and pick up a Pre-K packet for your little one for preschool. A different letter will be highlighted each week.
Wednesdays: Storytime to Go for ages 0-5
Kits will include a link to a book on YouTube and a learning activity or craft.
Thursdays: Foldable Fun for ages 6-11
Come on in and grab a fun origami craft.
Fridays: School Age Craft for ages 6-11
Come on in and grab a fun take-away craft or activity. Some of these are cool STEAM kits!
Saturdays: Teen Activity for ages 12-17
Come in and pick up a fun take-away craft or activity to complete at home!
Cursive Packets (Ages 6-11)
Celebrate Pride and Design Your Own Flag (Ages 12-17)
Daily: Variety of Take & Makes for ages 2-17
We offer different activities for every age group and change them frequently throughout the week - stop in and pick one up (while supplies last)!
Thursdays: Countdown to Kinder Storytime To-Go
Come grab a storytime to-go packet that promotes kindergarten readiness for preschoolers. Each week is a new topic and includes books and activities! While supplies last.
Saturdays: Crafty Kids Saturdays for children and their families
Swing by the Summerlin Library Youth Services Department and pick up your Crafty Kid Kit to take home (while supplies last). Each kit contains a craft that is fun for the whole family and we will have a new craft each week!
West Charleston Library
Available Now: Valentine's Card (For Adults! Available at the Reference Desk)
Design Your Own Valentine's Card. Kit includes the card and the envelope.
Available Now: Origami "Heart Love Messenger" (For Adults! Available at the Reference Desk)
Make your Origami "Heart Love Messenger. Kit includes 2 different sizes of origami paper, heart stickers and "How-to instructions"
Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays: School Age Kits!
A new Take and Make Kit will be featured each week.
Take and Make Kits for Adults!
Stop by the Adult Services Desk anytime this month for a featured kit.
Mondays: Teen Crafts!
We will feature a new craft every Monday that will be available all week while supplies last.
- Starting February 1: Pop-Up Valentine Cards
- Starting February 8: Heart-Shaped Box
- Starting February 16 (since we're closed February 15): Japanese-style Fans
- Starting February 22: Paper Minecraft Torch
Tuesdays: School Age Crafts!
We will feature a new craft every Tuesday that will be available all week while supplies last.
- Starting February 2: Groundhog Pop-Up Puppet
- Starting February 9: A Pizza My Heart Valentine Card
- Starting February 16: Chinese New Year Dragon Masks
- Starting February 23: Dog Pencil Holder
Wednesdays: Storytime-To-Go for ages 0-5!
For ages 0-5, we have Storytime To Go with a book bundle available for checkout, an activity sheet, and a craft showcasing a different theme each week. New themes will be featured every Wednesday and materials will be available all week while supplies last. Here are the February themes, which are switched out every Wednesday:
- February 3: Feelings
- February 10: Love
- February 17: Chickens
- February 24: Bugs
Friday, February 12: Sparkly Heart Shaker Card (For Adults!)
Nothing says "I love you" like a homemade card. Make your Valentine a sparkly Heart Shaker Card and let them know how much you care! It’s quick and easy to make, and all the materials you need are provided for you. We've also included a blank card and envelope set (with some fun adhesives) that you can embellish to your heart's desire! This adult Take & Make kit will be available at Windmill Library on Friday, February 12, while supplies last!
Tuesdays: Craft or Activity Kits
Stop by every Tuesday to pick up a Take & Make activity bag. There will be a different craft or activity available every Tuesday to take home and enjoy. While supplies last.
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