Resources for Children

Storytimes, homework help, book recommendations, programs, and more for kids from birth to 12.

Story Time

Talk, sing, read, write and play!  Get your children ready to read by attending early literacy storytimes – we read stories, sing, use puppets and flannel boards to develop early literacy skills and instill the love of reading.  Children of all ages and their caregivers are welcome.

Tuesdays at 10:30 A.M.

If you have any questions, please call the library at 651-275-4416


The Metropolitan Library Service Agency, or MELSA, launched a pilot program, smARTpass,  that allows Twin Cities library users to receive free and discounted tickets to select museums and theaters in the area.

The same way you enlarge your world through attending programs and classes at your library and checking out a wide range of resources, you are now invited to broaden your cultural experiences beyond the library’s walls through smARTpass, an arts access website offering free and discount admissions to a variety of Twin Cities cultural destinations.

Upcoming Events

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Bring your stuffed animal friends to a special bedtime storytime on Monday, August 6th at 7:00 pm, and then say goodnight and leave them here at the Library for a sleepover! Stuffed animals can be picked up anytime after 10:00 on Tuesday, and will go home with... read more

2018 Summer Reading Program

Join us for the 2018 Summer Reading Program – Reading Takes You Everywhere! For kids: Pick up your literacy activity sheet, complete 15 activities, and return it for a small prize and a free book! You can also share a Read Write Draw book review and enter to win... read more

Baby Storytime

Baby Storytime is on Thursday mornings at 10:30.  We meet upstairs in Meeting Room C for a session of rhymes, songs, bounces and reading, followed by play time!  Baby storytime is for babies from birth to 2 and their caregivers, older siblings are welcome to attend.... read more