Great resources for children




Programs for all ages

Has your child outgrown story hour, or is he or she too young? The library offers a variety of book clubs, parties, and special programs for older children as well as programs for babies. Check out what’s available for your child!



Kid friendly online games

Looking for something fun for your child to do on the Internet that’s also safe and age-appropriate? Check out the fun games on the links below!


AR and Book Lists

View online book lists

Don’t know what to read? Need to find a book that’s in a specific AR/Lexile range? Check out the Illinois’ Children’s Choice Awards here and see what their reading levels are!


New Kids Books

great gilly hopkins moo Princess posey and the crazy lazy vacation slacker tales of westerford


New Kids Movies

peppa pig sunny vacation octonauts slime time angry birds worldworld planes, trains and trucks pokemon. Johto League Champions


New Picture Books

darth vader rebel hunter Best job ever Chaos at the Castle I took the moon for a walk Hooray for Halloween Curious George Hocus pocus its fall


Reserve a Book

Getting the stuff you want

Did you know that you can reserve the stuff you want from the library online? Find what you want on our catalog, log in to “My Account” with your library card number, and “Place Hold.” We will give you a call when it gets here.

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Access the libraries subscription to an online learning site that hosts over 3,000 courses and 130,000 videos on a variety of topics including audio and movie editing, business, design, Microsoft Office, photography, web development and much more. What would you like to learn today?



Find the help you need

Need a little help finding the answer to a tough question? Writing a paper or need to study for an upcoming test? Try one of these links for a homework boost.


Assignment Alert

Teachers: Are you planning a big assignment?

Use the form below to alert the staff at the library. Your information will help us to supply materials and guidance for students.

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Homeschooling resources now available

Trying homeschooling for the first time? Find homeschooling resources or supplement your curriculum with help from the library.


Internet Safety

Are your kids safe?

The Internet can be a scary place sometimes. Talk to your kids about how to stay safe on the Internet. Learn tips and guidelines for Internet safety from the links below.