Welcome to the Children’s Department, a place for stories, imagination, play, and learning. In a fun and open environment, we offer a large selection of books, audiobooks, music, and movies for children from birth through sixth grade. It is our goal to provide resources which we hope will develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. Come and explore!
- Take the Library to Your Child Day: Take & Make Bread in a Bag Kits
Saturday, February 6
For children of all ages and their families. Don't spend Take the Library to Your Child Day "loafing" around! Register for a Bread in a Bag kit and follow our kid-friendly recipe for a freshly baked treat.
- Valentine Heart Garlands
Wednesday, February 10
For children ages 3 and up. Make a heart garland just in time for Valentine's Day! Participants will need to use their own scissors and clear tape. Adult supervision is necessary. Registration is required.
- Tween Take and Make: Woven Paper Hearts
Thursday, February 11
For tweens in grades 4-6. Weave and decorate paper heart baskets to give to friends and family for Valentine's Day! Registrants will need to supply their own scissors.
- Tween Take and Make: Panpipes
Thursday, February 25
For tweens in grades 4-6. Make your own musical instrument using straws and duct tape! Participants will need to supply their own scissors.
- We Now Offer Zoom Storytimes!
Lapsit storytimes: Tuesdays, 10:30-11 a.m.
2-year-old storytimes: Wednesdays, 10:30-11 a.m.
3-to-5-year-old storytimes: Mondays, 10:30-11 a.m.
Click here to register.
- Literary Resources for PreK-Grade 12
Click here to view a list of vendors who are offering free access to books during the pandemic, compiled by Librarian Michelle Centore.