Fun for Kids @ GFJ Library!

  • Winter Story Times – Registration for our winter story time session is required and begins on Monday, January 9. Click on a program in our calendar to register or give us a call at (607)757-5350 ext #3. Take a look at our Winter Story Time flyer for more information.
    • Mother Goose Story Time is for children ages birth to 2. It’s on Wednesdays @ 10am from 1/25-3/29.
    • Toddler Story Time is for children ages 2 to 3. It’s on Tuesdays @ 10am from 1/24-3/28.
    • Preschool Story Time is for children ages 3 to 5. It’s on Thursdays @ 10am from 1/26-3/30.
  • Read to a Therapy Dog – The Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dog group will be returning to the children’s room! Take a look at our 2023 therapy dog flyer for more info. Join us from 10am to noon on the following Saturdays:
    • January 14 & 28
    • February 11 & 25
    • March 11 & 25
    • April 8 & 22
  • Book Clubs – Take a look at our book club flyer or click on a book club in our calendar to check availability.
    • GFJ Jr. Readers is for children in grades 1-3 and meets on the first Monday of each month from October 2022 through May 2023.
    • GFJ Readers is for children in grades 4-6 and meets on the fourth Monday of each month from September 2022 through April 2023.

New Picture Books

New Middle Grade Books

New Nonfiction for Kids


Check out all that we have to offer!

  • We have a very large collection of books for readers and listeners of all ages. We also offer an extensive collection of Playaways, audiobooks, DVDs, and more.
  • Computers are available with early literacy games; there are others for internet use by children.
  • We offer a variety of programs such as story times for children birth through preschool, monthly book clubs for elementary students throughout the school year, special events for children and families, and a wide variety of summer programs for all ages. We also have virtual programs available when in-person programming is not available.
  • Any one of our department’s four mastered librarians would be happy to answer your questions. Please come visit us!
Looking for more info? Email us at en.youthservices@4cls.org!