Children

Happenings in Children's

We have a lot of things happening in the Children's area.  Scroll down the page to find information on the program you're interested in, or call us at 657-8256.

Vox Books!

Available now in the Children's Area!

Make learning and literacy development more exciting with VOX Books. 

VOX Books are physical books equipped with an audio player that narrates to children as they follow along. 

Features:

  • Hardcover book with full audio recording 
  • Headphone jack for individual learning and a built-in speaker
  • Fully portable– the rechargeable battery allows up to 100 listens per charge and no Wi-Fi or data are required
  • Easy set up– simply push a button to listen and read, from beginning to end.
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Libraries Rock

Summer Reading is rockin'!

Head on over to our Summer Reading Page for details and the link to sign up!  

Young Author's Competition

July - August 4th

Make and Take Mondays

Mondays, July 16th and 23rd

3:00-4:45 pm Craft Corner

  • Join us for a fun summer craft!
  • No registration required. All children welcome
  • Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Clean up begins at 4:45


Young Author's Writing Workshop

Tuesday, July 24th

3:00-4:00 pm Computer Classroom

  • 8-12 year olds
  • Get help with your Young Author's Contest paper!
  • Call 657-8256 or stop by the Children's Desk to register.

Tween STEAM Wednesday

Wednesdays, July 18th and 25th

3:00-4:00 pm Community Room

July 18th - Marble Maze

July 25th - String Art

  • 9-12 year olds
  • Registration is required. Participants must be signed up for Summer Reading. 
  • Call 657-8256 or stop by the Children's Desk to register


Jr. Science Club Thursday

Thursdays, July 19th and 26th

3:00-4:00 pm Community Room

July 19th - aMazing

July 26th - Find it out

  • 6-8 year olds and their adults
  • Registration is required. Participants must be signed up for Summer Reading.
  • Registration by stopping by the Children's Desk or by calling 657-8256.

Visit the Western Heritage Center

Thursday, July 19th 

10:30 am 2822 Montana Ave

  • All children welcome
  • Explore the Western Heritage Center and enjoy a scavenger hunt
  • No registration required

ABC Band Dance Party 

Thursday, July 26th

10:30 am Community Room

  • All children welcome
  • Celebrate the completion of the Summer Reading Program with a Dance Party
  • No registration required

Meet the Author: Buck Buchanan

Saturday, July 28th 

10:30 am Story Tower

  • Calling cowgirls and cowboys!
  • Meet the author of Denni-Jo and Pinto
  • All children welcome
  • No registration required



R.E.A.D. to a Dog

Saturday, August 4th

11:00-Noon Story Tower

  • Each reader will have the chance to read to one dog
  • All children who are readers are welcome
  • Registration is the day of the program at the Children's desk
  • Space is limited
  • More Information on R.E.A.D.

Meet the Author: Rod Gottula

Saturday, August 11th

10:30 am Story Tower

  • Author of "Double! Not Half" - the story of a young Montana boy and the challenges he faces when moving to Japan.
  • All children welcome
  • No registration required
  • Books available for purchase and signing!