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For Children

Programs and services especially for children.

"There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all."


~ Jacqueline Kennedy ~



The library provides multiple programs to assist parents in helping their children develop a love of reading.  These programs include:

Story Time Kits

  • Each includes activities, books, & a craft
  • Check out for 2 weeks.
  • Kits available include:  Winter, Firefighters, Dogs, Farms, Christmas, Ocean Life, Monkeys, Butterflies, Shapes, Apples, Autumn, Splish-Splash, Gardening, Cats, Spring, Rabbits, Pigs, Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly, That's Ducky, Summer, Thanksgiving, Bugs, Cars and Trucks, Colors, Weather, Trains, Bears, Backyard Birds, and Something Fishy.

Summer Reading Program

  • Books & Stories
  • Crafts
  • Prizes
  • Program presenters


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.