Children

  • Valentine's Slime
    Tuesday, February 14, 3:45 p.m.
    For ages 6-12 years. Make a festive slime for Valentine's Day! Participants will come into contact with glue, contact lens solution, baking soda, and confetti. Click here to register.
  • Take and Make: Dragon Tassel Bookmark
    Monday, February 20
    For tweens in grades 4-6. Create a fire-breathing dragon bookmark! We'll provide you with a dragon in the color of your choice, and then you'll create a tassel out of gold yarn for its flame. Click here to register.
  • Storytime Schedule
    Lapsit storytimes: alternate Tuesdays, 10:30-11 a.m.
    2- to 3-year-old storytimes: alternate Wednesdays, 10:30-11 a.m.
    3- to 5-year-old storytimes: alternate Thursdays, 10:30-11 a.m.
    Click here to register.

Welcome to the Children’s Department, a place for stories, imagination, play, and learning. In a fun and open environment, we offer a large selection of books, audiobooks, music, and movies for children from birth through sixth grade. It is our goal to provide resources which we hope will develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. Come and explore!