Kids

With the world as it is, we're now spending Spring Break at home. If you feel you have exhausted all the resources popping up for fun activities at home, here are a few more ideas for you to feel like you're traveling when you haven't...

For a limited time Tumblebooks is offering free and unrestricted access to their audiobooks and eBooks! You don't have to have your library card, and you can access it from anywhere. What's Available: NEW Audio Book Cloud Audiobooks and eBooks for students and schools, with opportunities for entertainment...

We know that social distancing with kids can be challenging. Fortunately, authors, museums, zoos, and more are offering special online activities and coming up with creative ways to entertain! Here are some of our favorites. Authors and Illustrators Do you love the Pigeon books? How about Narwhal...

Do you ever want to find a specific item in the Children’s Room, but don’t know exactly where to look? That’s okay! Any staff member will be happy to help you find what you are looking for. But if you’d like to locate them on...

On Saturday, February 22, we welcomed Julie from the Indiana Skunk Rescue, who gave an informative presentation on both wild and domesticated skunks. She even brought Diana, one of her domesticated skunks, to meet everyone! If you missed the program but would like to learn more...

New for Babies and Toddlers Do you have a baby coming to visit but don’t own any toys for them? Or would you like to try out some new toys before purchasing them? Check out some baby toys from PGTPL! There are quite a few options,...

Do you want to make sure your child's car seat is installed correctly? Curious about the height and weight requirements for car seats and booster seats mandated by Indiana state law? Do you have questions, but aren't sure who to ask? For answers to these questions...

Once a year, librarians across the country eagerly await the announcement of the Youth Media Awards, hosted by the American Library Association. Committees select the best books and media for children and young adults in many categories. People speculate about what will win and even...

We love posting Early Lit Tips on Facebook, focusing on the five practices of the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative: Read, Write, Sing, Talk, and Play. Here are a few of our recent favorite #earlylit tips!   Read The more stories you read aloud, the more words...

Take a look at the cool things to do at the Hub! There are projects inspired by famous artists joining other projects on the Imagination Hub in the Children's Room. Each has information about the artist and pictures of their art. If you'd like more ideas...

The Library is closed until further notice. Click here to learn about accessing our many digital resources from home. Have more questions? Send us an email.