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For Children

Programs and services especially for children.

Kids Reading

It is important for children to develop a love of reading at an early age.  Don't say "I don't like to read," but say instead "I haven't found what I like to read YET!"  Come into the library and discover your link to the fascinating world of books!

  • "Read After School--It's Cool!" afterschool program on Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m.--bring your homework for a short study time with a snack, a short activity or craft, ended with a time of reading.
  • Summer Reading Program starting June 1 and running until school starts, with contests, prizes, story hours, and ending with a field trip.
  • Computers with games, Leap Pads, books with cassettes, and a wide assortment of books available to our younger patrons.


This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.