1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
Classes & events
Teacher resources
Online resources
Dungeons & Dragons
Feb 23 @ 10 am. An all ages intro to the world of D&D with Dungeon Master Paul Krikau. No registration!
Kids Create!
Feb 25 from 6 pm - 7:30 pm. Screen free fun for kids and families. Drop in to create different crafts and activities each month; no registration required.
National African American Read-in
Tues Feb 26 from 5 pm - 7 pm. We'll have spots around the library loaded with books written by African Americans. Browse, read, and enjoy. Starting at 6 pm, join us in McLane Rm for conversation and ice cream sundaes!
Registration starts Feb 25.
Teddy Bear Sleepover is back! For kids ages 3-8. Drop off your second-favorite stuffed buddy for an awesome sleepover and pick 'em up the next morning!

Did you know . . . 

We have almost 100 book club kits for kids and teens? You can check out a kit for your own book club! Kits come complete with discussion questions and are checked out for 60 days. For a complete list, click HERE.  

Some of our favorites: 

Cover image for Restart [book club kit]

Restart by Gordon Korman  

Cover image for Awkward [book club kit]

Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova 

Cover image for The fairy-tale detectives [book club kit]

The Fairy-tale Detectives by Michael Buckley 



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Picture Proof! Teens really do hang out with us.

Slime Science requires reading, too. We've always got fun events planned. Check it out!

Out and about at area schools. Schedule a visit, too!

Summertime fun. We science-d it up at a local park.

We love to work with other organizations - Touch a Truck was a fantastic partnership with FDL Public Works.

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Classes & events
We're bold. We're brave. We're messy. Join us for free events and classes for the whole family.
What to read next?
Are you stumped on what to read? Let us help. We've got great ready-made lists, or we can provide a personalized reading list just for you.
Plan your visit to the Children's Room
The Children's Room is full of fun things to do. Check out what's available to you whenever we're open.