Kids Corner

The Library offers a variety of storytime programs and events for children of all ages to help parents and grandparents instill a lifelong love of reading. Every summer, we encourage students to read over the summer break and to participate in our annual Summer Reading Program. We have lots of programs and events year-round and we hope you can join us for the fun!

2017 Summer Events Calendar

Homework Help:
ABC Mouse

Databases:
Tumble Books
TumbleBooks is an online library of animated, talking picture books which teaches kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. You have access to the entire TumbleBookLibrary collection of tumblebooks, tumblepuzzles, tumblegames and tumblequizzes. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.

TrueFlix
TrueFlix turns Scholastic's award-winning True Books into a multimedia ebook experience. Digital versions of the True Books titles are included, along with plenty of related content and primary sources featuring videos, audio, images, and text. TrueFlix is also now available on most tablets and mobile devices!

Explora
Designed specifically for student research, this database provides access to popular full-text magazines, essays, and primary source documents on a variety of topics.

Reading Ideas:
New Easy Fiction
New Juvenile Fiction
Tumble Books
ALA Notable Children's Books
ALA Great Websites for Kids
Newbery Award
Caldecott Award
eReading Room for Kids

Author Websites:
Henry Cole
Eric Carle
Dr. Suess
Jan Brett
Jack Gantos
Grace Lin

Games:
Nickelodeon Games
Cartoon Network Games
PBS Kids

For Parents:
Healthy Beginnings - Supporting Development and Learning from Birth through Age Three
Ready at Five - Helping all Children Enter School Ready to Learn
Kids Health
Healthy Children
Keep Kids Safe from Preventable Injuries
Parents Central: From Car Seats to Car Keys - Keeping Kids Safe