Kids

Virtual Events for Kids

Posted by: Courtney
Explore the Smithsonian American Art Museum with the library! This scavenger hunt will help guide your visit.
Posted by: SamanthaN
Let's celebrate National Puzzle Day by recycling our old or incomplete puzzles and turning them into art.
Posted by: OdetteH
Aesop's Fable The Tortoise and the Hare comes to life in this retelling with plushies.
Posted by: LaurelC
Did you know that birds have a day of honor every year? It's January 5th, and you can celebrate by exploring these colorfully fun books in tribute to our aviary friends.

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Posted by: DianaB
You are not alone! We have stories about tangles, knots, and all the unruly locks.
Posted by: LiselyL
Don your handsomest headgear!
Posted by: MadisonS
Are you and your child interested in learning more about Black History Month? Take a look at our great suggestions for children's non-fiction titles teaching and celebrating black history in America!

Learn a language with Transparent and KidSpeak

KidSpeak

Children can learn a language with both KidSpeak and elementary courses from Transparent. Learn more from our blog!

Reading aloud to your child

A parent reading to a child, who's reaching out to flip the page.
When's the best time to start reading to your child?

As early as possible! Babies love the closeness and the sound of your voice. You are also demonstrating to your child that reading is an essential part of life. Check out some of our favorite books to share with your baby.