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.








This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.