For Children

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Children's Books for all Ages and Stages       
  • Baby Books                                 
  • Lift-the Flap Books
  • Easy Readers
  • Chapter Books    
  • Information Books
  • Picture Books
  • Easy Chapter Books
  • Award-Winning Books
  • Popular Paperback Series books
  • Audio Books
And Also 
  • Puzzles and board games at several levels of difficulty
  • DVDs  Live action and animated features chosen with children and families in mind.
  • Computer Games, Graphics and Word Processing for Kids  the library has three computers for children, which are connected to the internet; we have one that is not connected to the internet with interactive games.
Programs for Kids
  • Pre-School Story Time each Monday morning at 11 a.m
  • Specially scheduled programs for pre-school groups
  • Summer Reading Programs for Readers and Pre-Readers during June and July


For Parents, Caregivers and Teachers

Our Play and Learn Collection is a collection of toys and games graded by age and available for checkout.

Curriculum Collection for Teachers, Day-care providers, and home-schooled children--thematic ideas, craft ideas, and book-related ideas.

Book Bundles with books that have the same theme for easy learning!

Books and Baskets is a monthly selection service for daycare providers.

  • Children's Library staff selects a basket of books and other resources tailored to the ages of the children involved, the season, and the plans of the caregiver.