Kids

 

Welcome to the Youth Services Department!

New Picture Books

New Chapter Books

New Nonfiction for Kids

Check out all that we have to offer!
  • Our children’s room contains a very large collection of books for readers and listeners of all ages. We also offer an extensive collection of audiobooks, DVDs, and more.
  • Computers are available with early literacy games; there are others for internet use by children.
  • Families can enjoy playing in our toy area or creating together at our coloring table.
  • We offer a variety of programs including 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.
  • Find some great online activities on our Fun & Games page or look through pictures of past library events in our Photo Gallery.
  • 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.

 

Upcoming Programs & Events

 

Winter Story Times
Our story times include age appropriate early literacy and preschool readiness activities. Registration begins on Wednesday, January 2nd.

  • Mother Goose Story Time (birth to age 2)
    Thursdays @ 9:30 or 10:30am
    January 24 through March 14
  • Toddler Story Time (ages 2 to 3.5)
    Wednesdays @ 9:30 or 10:30am
    January 23 through March 13
  • Preschool Story Time (ages 3.5 to 5)
    Tuesdays at 10:00am
    January 22 through March 12

Click here to view the flyer for more information!

Read with the Therapy Dogs
Join us on these Saturdays from 10:00am to 12:00pm to read to these great therapy dogs! No registration is required.

  • January 26
  • February 9
  • February 23
  • March 9
  • March 23
  • April 6
  • May 11

Click here to view the flyer for more information!

GFJ Readers & Jr. Readers Book Clubs
Each month throughout the school year, the parent and child will read a book and then come to the library for activities, discussion, crafts, and snacks. GFJ Jr. Readers is for children in grades 1-3 and GFJ Readers is for children in grades 4-6. Registration is required and both book clubs are currently full. Click here to view the book club flyer for more information.

We hope to see you soon!

 

Click on a program to register or for more information!

Calendar Key

Youth Services Program

Teen Program

Tour

General Library Event

Need help? Click here to view registration instructions.