What's New for Kids?

Baby and Toddler Storytime
Every Wednesday, 10 am

Miss GracePark Branch Library, Mission & Sixth

Hear stories, sing songs, learn fingerplays and rhymes, and have fun. Afterward, we gather at the craft tables to color and socialize with Miss Grace. Weekly, September through May.

For more information call us at 624-4664.



After School is Cool Craft Time
Tuesday, Nov. 8, from 3:30-4:30

SuncatcherPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Join Miss Pat for a fun craft. You will be making your very own sun catcher. This program is for ages 5 through 9 years old, and all materials are provided by the library.

For more information call us at 624-4664.


Steam Thursday with Bud Smith
Thursday Nov. 10, from 3:30-4:30

SteamPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Bud Smith is the science teacher at All Saint's and he will be here to lead 9-14 year olds in a fun science experiment. All materials supplied by the library. Stay tuned for more details.

Please preregister by calling us at 624-4664.


Steam Saturday with Miss Myah
Saturday Nov. 12, from 1:30-2:30

Steam programPark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Miss Myah, the science teacher at River School, will be here leading cool experiments. This program is for kindergarten through 5th grade, and all materials are supplied by the library. Stay tuned for more details.

For more information call us at 624-4664.


Musical Storytime with Miss Stephanie
Wednesday Nov. 30, at 10am

Miss StephaniePark Branch Library, Mission and Sixth

Miss Stephanie Brown of Music Together will be here with her violin. Join us for a lively musical storytime. For babies and toddlers, but pre-schoolers are welcome too.

For more information call us at 624-4664.



For more events see our calendar.

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New Resources for Kids


ABCmouse - With more that 3,500 learning activities and 450 lessons, ABCmouse.com is the most comprehensive early learning curriculum available online! For young learners starting at age 2.


ScienceFlix - ScienceFlix combines curriculum-driven, interactive features, and intuitive navigation into a single, highly-engaging digital resource for students in grades 4 through 9.  Use this link for home access.

HelpNow - Online Homework Help

BrainfuseDo you need help with your homework? How about a writing lab to help you write better term papers and reports? Or maybe you need a little extra help with your Spanish homework or with understanding a math concept.

All you need is your library card to use the online tutoring service HelpNow. To get started, click on HelpNow and receive one-on-one help from an expert tutor (available from 1 to 10 pm).


Teen Volunteers

Volunteers are needed to assist staff with fun and easy projects. We want to help you complete those community service hours required for graduation. Please call Grace at 624-4664 if you are interested. Volunteer - it will look great on your college application.