Grab and Go Crafts for Kids

Pick up a Grab and Go Craft every week at your San Anselmo Public Library! Bags will be available for pick up on a first-come, first-served basis during our Curbside hours in the Town Council Chambers lobby. There will be a new craft every week for ages 5-10. One bag per child please.

This Week's Craft (November 16-November 20)
Hedgehog Craft

Make an adorable hedgehog this week with fall leaves! 

10 hedgehog

Past Crafts:  

Grab and Go 1

Week 1 (September 14-September 18): 
Make your own comic book. 

2 Owl Puppet

Week 2 (September 21-September 25):
Paper Bag Owl Puppet

Color owl parts, cut them out, glue them on to the paper bag and make an owl puppet! 

3 popsicle stick puzzle

Week 3 (September 28-October 2):
Popsicle Stick Puzzle

Materials included: 10 popsicle sticks

Materials needed: Markers and tape


  1. Tape all popsicles sticks together using tape
  2. Flip taped popsicle sticks over and draw a picture or color pattern
  3. Take tape off and mix up the sticks. Try to put the puzzle back together! 
Grab and Go 4

Week 4 (October 5-October 9)
Catapult Craft

Make your own catapult and see how far it goes! All materials will be provided. 

Grab and Go 5

Week 5 (October 12-October 16)
Straw Rockets

Make a colorful straw rocket and see it take off! We will provide the materials -- you provide the fun!

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Week 6 (October 19-October 23)
Paper Bag Sea Otter Puppet

Color and create an adorable sea otter with baby sea otter puppet this week with our Grab and Go Crafts for Kids! We will provide the puppet template and bag -- kids and their adults should have markers, glue, and scissors on hand to finish their puppets.  

grab and go craft 7

Week 7 (October 26-October 30)
Flying Bat Rockets

Trick or treat! Create a Flying Bat Rocket this week -- give a puff of air and watch them fly! 

Grab and Go 8

Week of November 2-November 6
Gratitude Chain

Make a wonderful decoration for Thanksgiving with this Gratitude Chain craft! Write what you are thankful for on each line, cut out each strip, and fasten them into a chain. 

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Week of November 9-November 13
Scarecrow Craft

Build your own scarecrow this week! Color and cut the scarecrow template and tape or glue him together.