Kids

Summer with the Library

Summer with the Library

Virtual Events for Kids

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Join us for a fun fact-filled interview featuring our friends: Banjo the raccoon, Penny the skunk, and Wanda the opossum.
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Discover the diversity, cultural traditions, and pleasures of grandmas around the world through children's books.
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A classic retelling of The Little Red Hen with the help of a flannel board.
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Make your own window art that grows!

Events for Kids

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

A colorful castleThe concept is simple, the rewards are priceless. 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten encourages you to read books – any books – to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1,000 books before your little one starts kindergarten

 

Sensory Toys

Child with toy that has bright rings on a towerCheck out our Sensory Toys collection to find toys that are specially designed to engage a child's attention both cognitively and physically by stimulating one or more of the five senses: sight, sound, touch, smell, and taste.

What's New?

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Discover the diversity, cultural traditions, and pleasures of grandmas around the world through children's books.
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Everyone likes shiny, new things! Check out these middle grade novels releasing in June, July, and August.
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Step right up, take a seat, and enjoy some of our favorite, most entertaining performers’ shows!

Learn a language with KidSpeak

KidSpeakChildren can learn a language with both KidSpeak and elementary courses from Transparent.

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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.