Services for Children
Want to know what children's programs are going on and what other special information the Services for Children staff members want to share with you?
at Main Library
|Go to a branch page by scrolling down and choosing the branch you wish to visit.|
|Looking for book reviews, craft ideas, and much more from the Services for Children staff? Check our Family Zone Blog!|
|Early Literacy information for parents and caregivers of children from birth through kindergarten||Literacy resources including reading games and BookFlix.|
|Learning, phonics and education games for use at any library location at ABCmouse.com||Resources for homeschooling families|
The following items can be found in the Children's Department at Main and all the branches:
|Picture Books||Board Books||Beginning Reader Books||Magazines|
|Comic Style Novels||Books on CD/MP3||Board Games,|
Puzzles, and Toys
| Music CDs|
Main Library also has the following:
Toddler Activity Area (ages 4 and under)
Programs and Services
Family Story Time (all ages)
Baby Story Time (for babies 6-24 months)
Toddler Story Time (2-3 year olds)
Preschool and Kindergarten Story Time (4-5 year olds)
Summer Library Program
This annual program encourages children to read and visit the library while out of school. Entertainers and incentives make the program fun!
After School Specials: Movies, craft programs, LEGO® club
Art and Craft Activities: Seasonal and Holiday Make-It/Take-Its
Passive Programs: Scavenger Hunts, I Spy, Tests of Knowledge
Special Interest Programs: Homeschoolers at the Library, Little STEMs, Autism Family Night
Tours for groups of children
Internet and game access computers for children, students and caregivers
Teacher Classroom Packs
Access Programs - special library programs for students
Teacher In-Service programs
Extended teacher loan period
The Outreach Librarian is available to come to your group or organization to talk about the library and its services for children.
Dial 419.526.BOOK (419.526.2665) to hear a new story each week.