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Artsy Smartsy Kids

Do your kids like crafting? Every other Thursday, you can pick up a new Artsy Smartsy craft kit for grades 1–5.

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Storytimes!

Our children’s librarians broadcast live on our Facebook page Monday–Wednesday at 10 am. Hope to “see” you there!

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Fall Reading Challenge

Want to warm up with a good book—and win prizes? Join the Fall Reading Challenge! Sign up »

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Book Bundles for Kids + Teens

Trying to match the right books with the right reader? Let us put together a custom Book Bundle for you!

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Kanopy Kids

Love movies? So do we. With Kanopy Kids you can stream favorites like Mo Willems, Sesame Street, and Peanuts. Get started »

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DIY Kids + Take & Make

Pick up craft kits to take home on Mondays at the Douglass Branch (DIY Kids) and  Thursdays at the Main Library (for preschoolers).

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Reading Challenges for Kids

Want to earn free books and other prizes for reading? Your family can sign up for fun reading challenges year-round, including 1000 Books Before Kindergarten. Read more »


Songs + Rhymes from Our Storytimes

Join us for storytimes online Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays at 10 am when we broadcast via Facebook Live. You can also watch songs and rhymes on the library’s YouTube channel, including special Children’s Special Events,  presenting themed collections of stories and songs.


Join Children’s Librarian Laurel as she shares songs and rhymes to enjoy with your child. Watch more »


Baby Boogie + What I Like! Music on YouTube

You can hear tracks from the library’s award-winning CDs, Baby Boogie and What I Like! A Kid’s Collection of Songs and Rhymes, on our YouTube channel. Enjoy original music by David Howie, plus old favorites performed by library staff and local musicians. 
Baby Boogie on YouTube »
What I Like! on YouTube »

Questions? Ask Us.