Fandom Trivia

Show off your knowledge of all things pop culture with a team of up to six players. Ages 9-12.

Winter Reading

Chill out with a book and relax with the Kirkwood Public Library this Winter!  For our all ages Winter Reading Program, you can read and receive fabulous prizes!

Star Wars Celebration

501st Legion will be here to help celebrate Star Wars with us. A time coming soon, in a library very very close….celebrate Star Wars with the Kirkwood Public Library! Drop in for all kinds of Star War Activities.

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Resources for Children

WorldBook Online

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

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

WorldBook Online

WorldBook Online

Access WorldBook online and follow the “Kids” link to access encyclopedia resources for youth, including activities, pictures, videos and more.

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.

Kids Book Club Kits

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

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Read A-likes: Percy Jackson

Read A-likes: Percy Jackson

After you've read the Percy Jackson series (or the Kane Chronicles, or the Heroes of Olympus, or Magnus Chase, or The Trials of Apollo, etc.) for the seventh time, you might be looking for something fresh and exciting. Why not try one of these great series? Like Percy...

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Non-Fiction: Greek Mythology

Non-Fiction: Greek Mythology

Are you or someone you know a fan of Disney's Hercules or the Percy Jackson series? Then check out these non-fiction books related to Greek Mythology! With these titles and more you can dive deeper into the myths, stories, and characters that creators like Disney and...

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Upcoming Children's Events

Dec
7
Sat
10:00 AM Walking in Winter Waffle-land
Walking in Winter Waffle-land
Dec 7 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Create a waffle that would make an Elf proud with candy, syrup and loads of sprinkles! Then indulge as we watch a fun holiday movie!  All Ages. Sign-Up Required. Loading…
5:30 PM Fandom Trivia
Fandom Trivia
Dec 7 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Show off your knowledge of all things pop culture with a team of up to six players. Bring fun snacks to power your brains! Sign up your table for Fandom Trivia Night, Saturday, December 7,[...]
Dec
9
Mon
10:00 AM Spanish Storytime
Spanish Storytime
Dec 9 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Join us for a storytime in both Spanish and English. Ages 0 – 5.
6:30 PM 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten ...
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten ...
Dec 9 @ 6:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Join us as we host an evening 1000 Books before Kindergarten storytime that will have a special theme matching our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Calendar. All books read will count toward your child’s 1000 books.[...]
Dec
10
Tue
10:00 AM Storytime
Storytime
Dec 10 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Join us for stories, songs & crafts that encourage the development of early literacy skills.