Children’s Department

Summer Reading is May 22-July 10!


Children’s Programming

Storytime (ages 3-5)- Thursdays at 10:30am

Toddler Times (ages 1-2)- Fridays at 10:30am


Book Clubs

The Page Turners (grades K-2)

  • Monday, July 3rd  at 5:30pm-The Tree House That Jack Built by Bonnie Verburg & Mark Teague

inbeTWEEN the Lines (grades 3-5)

  • Monday, July 10th at 5:30pm- The Sasquatch Escape
    by Suzanne Selfors

You can pick up this month’s book at the Youth Services desk.  Free while supplies last!


Tween Wednesdays

For ages 9-12.  Programs begin at 4pm.

6/28- Life Size Games

7/5- Electronic Experience

7/12- Kalaidescopes

7/26- Cupcake Decorating


Special Events

Harry Potter Day- June 26th

Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter with a day full of programming!  Here’s a list of what we’ll be doing:

10am-11am-Wand Making

11:30am- 12:30pm- Potions

1p-2pm- Costuming

2pm- Interactive Movie: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (Registration is required for this event. Sign up at the desk!)


Indiana WILD- June 27th at 10:30am

Indiana WILD is back! A library favorite, Indiana WILD is bringing a collection of wild animals to share with us. A program for the whole family!


STEM Fairy Tales

Programs begin at 10:30am.  For grades K-3.  Children under 7 will need an adult helper.  Registration appreciated.

6/28- Cinderella


Weekly Programs

Drop in for these programs anytime between 10:30am and 12pm on the dates listed below to participate!  For ages 5-11.  Children under 7 will need an adult helper.  Registration is not required, but appreciated.

7/11- Electronic Experience

7/18- Rube Goldberg Machines


Brick by Brick

Drop in to build with LEGOs!  For ages 5-11

6/27 at 2pm

7/12 at 10:30am