bear reading in purple chair


Preschool story times: Tuesday & Friday: 10:30 a.m.; Thursdays at 4:00   

Story times are for children ages 2 and older and their families or caregivers.

Location:  Children’s Activity Room.  No Registration.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Lap Sit every Monday at 10:30 and 11:15 a.m. in the children’s activity room, first floor. 

This program is for babies, toddlers, and their parents or caregivers.  Make new friends, listen to simple stories, and learn finger plays and songs with Miss Amanda, our lap sit leader.

 No lap sit on September 5 (Labor Day holiday) 

***The library will be closed on Monday, September 5, for Labor Day.***


                                                                                                                           balancing book person


September Special Events


lego soccer bus

Lego Club

Saturday, September 10:  1 to 2:30 p.m.

 Walnut & Elm Rooms

 Children in preschool through grade 6 will have the opportunity to build with the library’s collection of Lego blocks.   Children who are ages 8 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.  No fee or registration.  The structures the children make will be on display in the lobby of the library, near the elevator, for one month after the club meets.  Come and build and have fun!


globe with kids

Global Fest

Saturday, September 17th

Time:  10 a.m. to 7 p.m.


New this year!

Global Fest will be at Morton Center & the Library!

Crafts:   Elm Room on the 2nd floor

Book displays, special puzzles,  and quiet reading area:   Children’s Department

A free book will be given to every child, grade 6 & younger, who attends this event!  The books will be available in the Walnut Room, which is located on the 2nd floor of the library.


children reading with pets

Reading to the Cat & Dogs!

Saturday, September 24th:  2 to 3 p.m.

Walnut & Elm Rooms, 2nd floor

               Presented by members of Caring Paws.  Come and read to a certified therapy cat or dog.  Readers should bring a book from home or select one when they arrive at the library. This program is for children ages 4 and older.     Registration is required by Friday, September 23rd, at 6 p.m.



Save the Date!

Halloween Crafts for Families

Saturday, October 1st

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Walnut & Elm Rooms