Location Pasadena Public Library, Central Branch
285 E. Walnut St.
Events at Pasadena Public Library, Central Branch
Kids are invited to Craig Newton’s Really Big Music Show, as he plays a variety of instruments and songs about following your dreams, at 10 a.m. Guests of all ages are invited to a Harry Potter end-of-summer bash, including a magic show, potions class, wand making, trivia, a scavenger hunt and costume contest, from 3 to 5 p.m.
Free films screen at 1 p.m. Wednesdays. July and August films feature stories from classic children’s books. Wednesday’s film is “Fantasia 2000.” Kids are invited to bring their imaginations to a creative writing class, learning to create new characters and stories using writing exercises based on popular children’s books, at 5 p.m.
Free films screen at 1 p.m. Wednesdays. August films feature stories from classic children’s books. Wednesday’s film is “Treasure Island.” The Mother/Daugther Book Club discusses “The Great Gilly Hopkins” by Katherine Paterson, at 7 p.m. Call and press option 4 to sign up.
Kids are invited to the Rock to the Rhythm Family Dance Party to dance to children’s music, at 4 p.m.
Tweens ages 9 and older are invited to learn to make video games and animation using “Scratch!” starting at 2 p.m. Some experience is recommended. Call and press option 4 to sign up.