Children’s Corner

Story times and Activities

Lapsit program for babies and toddlers on Wednesday mornings at 11:30 AM.
Preschool stories and crafts on Thursday mornings at 11:30 AM.
Lego Club Thursday afternoons from 3:00-5:00 PM September through May.
STEAM powered Saturdays: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math activities from 10:30 to Noon on the third Saturday of the month September through May.
Summer Lunch Program: We are a satellite site for the Summer Lunch Program and we tie our summer reading program activities with this program. All children 18 and younger are eligible for a free lunch. Late June through early August.
Summer Reading Program: A themed program that we work around the summer lunch program. Late June through early August.

Kids’ Resources

ABC mouse

Is an educational program free for library patrons to access in the library. ABC mouse is for preschoolers through age 7.

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TumbleBooks

It’s an interactive reading program that has over 500 books to choose from.

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National Geographic Kids

National Geographic Kids includes all magazines from 2009 to the present, as well as books, videos, and images. High-quality information for primary, upper elementary, and middle school students.

Kids InfoBits

This educational resource is for Kindergarten through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full-text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content.

More Cool Stuff

Bucks for books

Books for Bucks

Krayon Kiosk and mobile devices

Come check out our NEW!!! Krayon Kiosk. It has two iPad airs with games and educational apps for children ages 3 to 8. For older children, we have another iPad and an iPad mini loaded with age appropriate games and apps for 9 to 12 year olds.

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Listening Center

We have a listening center for children to sit and listen to books on CD or music CD’s.

Library Passes

We now have a library membership to the Southworth Planetarium at the USM Campus in Portland. Call the library for more information.

Homework Help

Does homework stump you or leave you feeling helpless? Here are a few web sites that can help take off some of the stress of homework.