Latina scientist in lab coat teaching 2 kids

¡Ciencias!

Sat., Feb. 22, at 3 pm

Hands-on experiments with UI student scientists from SACNAS (Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in the Sciences). Presented in Spanish + English

illustration of Llama Llama character in pajamas in bed, smiling

Llama Llama Party!

Sat., Mar. 7, from 3–5 pm

It’s a Pajama Party with our favorite llama! Play silly Llama Llama games and get your picture taken with life-sized Llama Llama.
 

Dive Into Reading!

Spring Reading Challenge

Through April 30

Read, listen, and try new activities together and win a prize book. Sign up! For infants through Grade 5.

Read, Learn, Play


Our children’s collection includes more than 100,000 items.  Stop by the library to explore the play area, join a reading game, or use iPads or computers. Check our calendar for free activities including stories, music, and hands-on learning. We offer 11 storytimes every week!

Sensory-Friendly Storytime

We are offering  a new storytime designed especially for families with children ages 3–6 on the autism spectrum or with other special needs. Sensory-Friendly Storytime meets the last Monday of the month at 6:30 pm. 

Reading Challenges for Kids

Do your kids want to earn free books and other prizes for reading? Your family can sign up for fun Reading Challenges all year round, including 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.


Have your kids tried the  toys, trains, and giant doll house in the play area?

 happy toddler and mom smiling in play kitchen at library

Questions? Ask Us.