Children & Families

Featured Programs


poetry without paper Poetry Without Paper 2020

Now open through May 31

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Look for Children’s Storytimes and Children’s Fun Activities under Playlists. 


Books and More!


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Having Fun at Home

Resources for having fun at home!
Children's Theme Booklists

Find recommended books for children by theme!

Educational and Community Resources for Parents and Teachers.





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Best Babysitters Ever
The Fowl Twins
The Beast
I Can Make This Promise
Legends of the Sky
Bad Guys Finish First
The Paris Project
The Dark Lord Clementine
Lalani of the Distant Sea
More to the Story
Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky
Indian No More
Dear Sweet Pea
The Best at It
My Jasper June
Clean Getaway
Ava and Star


Science is magic
It started with a big bang : the origin of earth, you and everything else
Moon! : Earth
Life : the first four billion years : the story of life from the big bang to the evolution of humans
How did I get here? : your story from the big bang to your birthday
One day a dot
Can you hear the trees talking? : discovering the hidden life of the forest
Portuguese man-of-war : floating misery
Ants don
Saving the Tasmanian devil : how science is helping the world
Anna & Samia : the true story of saving a black rhino
The science of seafaring : the float-tastic facts about ships
Honda Ridgeline
Nissan Frontier
Ram 1500
Toyota Tacoma
Rabbits, rabbits, & more rabbits!
The ultimate kids
Star Wars, the rise of Skywalker : the galactic guide
I remember : poems and pictures of heritage
Simone Biles : America
Dancing through fields of color : the story of Helen Frankenthaler
The oldest student : how Mary Walker learned to read
We are grateful : otsaliheliga

Series and Graphic Novels

Mr. Wolf
I survived.  The sinking of the Titanic, 1912
Narwhals and other whales
Dream of the blue turtle
Ready, set, goal!
Dr. Floss is the boss!
Pizza, peanut butter, and pickles
Mr. Tony is full of baloney!
Darkest hour
Emma the Easter fairy
Narwhal on a sunny night
The house of Hades
Dork diaries : tales from a not-so-talented pop star
Happy birthday, Geronimo!
The missing movie
The dragonet prophecy
I survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871
I survived the attacks of September 11, 2001
I survived the sinking of the Titanic, 1912

Picture Books

Dazzling adventures
The word pirates
Love from the crayons
The love letter
Disney animals storybook collection.
Just in case you want to fly
The girl and the dinosaur
Puma dreams
Snail and Worm all day
Three ways to trap a leprechaun
With a little help from my friends
Fry bread : a Native American family story
My singing Nana
Look, it
Daniel goes to the dentist
People in Your Neighborhood [With CD (Audio)]
Big book of Elmo : a treasury of stories.
Charlie & Mouse & Grumpy
Charlie & Mouse & Grumpy
Just ask! : be different, be brave, be you
Love you always
I knew you could do it!
Greta and the giants : Inspired by Greta Thunberg