New movies in the children’s department

Looking for something new? The children’s department has gotten a bunch of new movies in! Some of the newest releases include Daphne and Velma: the movie, Atlantis: The Last Empire, and David’s Dinosaur.We also have some new TV Series on …

Make-it-Take-it in the Children’s Department

Join us in the Children’s Department during Christmas break. From Dec. 26th through the 29th, while supplies last, we will have a make-it-take-it station set up. You will be able to decorate your own noise maker to help ring in …

Yoga for kids

In today’s society, we are constantly stimulated by our surroundings. Yoga is a great way to give our minds and our bodies a break from all of that stimulation. Children, especially, can be over-stimulated but for them, they don’t always …

Kid Friendly Podcasts

The holidays are here and with the holidays comes a lot of traveling. With kids, traveling can be a little daunting. As parents, we look for things to help keep them occupied. One way that I have found to keep …

New Books!

New books are always arriving in the Children’s Department. With the weather turning colder it is the perfect time for some indoor reading.Come in and check out what has just arrived. We have new board books for babies and toddlers. …

Fun sensory activities

Children love to play and that is how they learn about the world around them. Sensory play is a way for children to engage all of their senses. Research has shown that sensory play builds nerve connections in the brain. …

Vote for your Favorite Storybook Character!

Election day is coming up soon. The children’s department will have a voting booth setup from September 24th to the 29th. We have picked 8 storybook characters for kiddos to choose from. We will have ballots and a ballot box …

Lois Ehlert

Lois Ehlert is the creator of many different children’s books. Her unique style of illustration, use of bright colors and themes keep children engaged. Her books have won many awards including the Caldecott honor.As a young child, Ehlert was encouraged …

Celebrate our freedom to read

Banned books week is here again. The theme for this year is “banning books silences stories”.If you thought banning and challenging books was a thing of the past, think again. Every year many books are challenged, old and new, and …

New Children’s Program!

Join us for a new program starting Wednesday, September 5th at 4:00 PM. Miss Gina will be leading a book club for children that are in grades 1-6. Our Book Club is an informal gathering to explore our library.Each child …