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The youth library offers a large collection of materials - from board books to chapter books, in addition to audio books and magazines.

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Fall programs in the Youth Library start the week of September 10th!

Raising Readers Preschool Storytime - this program is for children who are ready for longer stories and activities.  We'll be sure to include practice with letters, numbers, colors, and shapes along with fun stories, games, and crafts.  We welcome children ages 3-5 and their caregivers at 10;00 a.m. Tuesday mornings beginning September 10, 2019.

Tales for Tots - Baby/Toddler Storytime - this program is for our youngest library patrons and takes place on Wednesday mornings at either 9:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. beginning September 11, 2019.

Thursday Afterschool Family Events - we invite the whole family to join us one Thursday a month for our afterschool family programs.  Most programs are scheduled from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. but watch our Facebook page for specific details. Dates for this session include:
September 12, 2019 - Furry Friends
October 24th, 2019 - Halloween Fun
November 14th, 2019 - PBS/WTTW Kids Lab Guys
December 12th, 2019 - Cookies and Stories with Mrs. Claus.

Movie Nights - we are planning movie nights on some of the evenings when the kids will be off from school the following day. The first of these ill be on Thursday, October 17 at 6 p.m. Watch the library's Facebook page for more information.

pdf Fall 2019 Youth Programs Brochure (932 KB)


For questions, contact the Library's Youth Department at (815) 284-7261 ext. 2