First Art

Introduce your little one to the tactile wonders of paint, glue and more with these easy at home art based activities!  Recommended for 18 months to age 4. Sign up to pick up your supply bag.

Virtual Storytime

Join us every other Sunday for a new virtual storytime geared to children ages 2-5. Video will be emailed to you by 10 am. Sign up required.

DIY Storytime Kits

Put on your own storytime with this DIY kit created by your local librarians! Each kit will include an activity, tips, and a book to keep. Come to the Children's room to pick up. No sign up needed.

Book Bundles

Get a Book Bundle put together by a Kirkwood Public Library Youth Services Librarian! Simply fill out this form with the type of books you are looking for, reading tastes, and library card number. We'll use our expertise to pull together 5 books that will be put on hold for you to pick up on the hold shelf.

Resources for Children

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Book Bundles

Simply fill out this form and a Youth Services librarian will select 5 books that will be put on hold for you to pick up on the hold shelf.

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

For children birth to entering Kindergarten.  Sign up, read & win prizes.

OverDrive Kids Reading Room

OverDrive Kids Reading Room

Access OverDrive’s collection of materials for youth through the Kids Reading Room.

Tumblebooks

Tumblebooks

Enjoy hundreds of books, videos and read-alongs from multiple genres of children’s literature.

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Book Connections

Bring reading to life. Book Connections strives to joyfully enrich everyone’s experience reading children’s and young adult books.

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At Home Learning Resources

Browse our list of online At Home Learning resources derived from local and national organizations.

Kids Book Club Kits

Each Juvenile Book Club Kit contains multiple copies of a book for hosting your own book club.

Need a Good Book?

Fill out the below form to receive a list of recommended books.

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Upcoming Children's Events

Nov
30
Tue
all-day DIY Storytime Kits
DIY Storytime Kits
Nov 30 all-day
DIY Storytime Kits. Ages 2-5 Put on your own storytime with this DIY kit created by your local librarians! Each kit will include an activity, tips, and a book to keep.  No sign up needed.[...]
Dec
2
Thu
all-day First Art
First Art
Dec 2 all-day
First Art  Thursday,  December 2, 2021 Introduce your little one to the tactile wonders of paint, glue and more with these easy at home art based activities!  Recommended for 18 months to age 4. Sign[...]
Dec
4
Sat
all-day Let’s Feed the Birds: Family Bir...
Let’s Feed the Birds: Family Bir...
Dec 4 all-day
Let’s Feed the Birds: Family Bird Feeders Saturday, December 4, 2021 All ages Make 2 bird feeders!  Sign-up required, supplies need to be picked up by 12/11/21.
2:00 PM Tween Art Club
Tween Art Club
Dec 4 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Tween Art Club Saturday, December 4 @ 2 PM Ages 9-12 Tween Art Club is where tweens gather together to challenge their various art skills through creative prompts and chat with other tweens while doing[...]
Dec
5
Sun
all-day Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Dec 5 all-day
Virtual Storytimes Sundays 9/12, 9/26, 10/10, 10/24, 11/7, 11/21, 12/5, 2021 Join us every other Sunday for a new virtual storytime geared to children ages 2-5. Join our virtual storytime e-mail list to receive a[...]