Wacky Wednesday - Jason D'Vaude

Experience awesome and hilarious magic and circus tricks. Space limited! Tickets will be available 30 minutes before event. No sign-up required.

Reading Buddies

Children entering grades 1-4 may participate in KPL’s Summer Reading Buddies program. Younger children are paired with teen volunteers for one-on-one reading time over eight-weekly sessions throughout the summer.

Family Band Craft

Learn to make instruments using different craft supplies.

Summer Reading

Join our Summer Reading program. Read then log your time and earn wonderful prizes!

Family Saturdays - Dino O'Dell

Get ready for music fun through stories. Space limited! Tickets will be available 30 minutes before event. No sign-up required.

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Reading Buddies

Children entering grades 1-4 may participate in KPL’s Summer Reading Buddies program. Younger children are paired with teen volunteers for one-on-one reading time over eight-weekly sessions throughout the summer.

Reading Buddies: Mondays, June 11-July 30, 2018.
Session 1: 1:45-2:30 pm
Session 2: 245-3:30 pm

Last Day for sign-up Tuesday,  May 29, 2018.

Questions? Contact Chelsea Bedley. org or call 314-821-5770, ext 1015.

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.

Book Club Kits

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

Early Literacy iPad Kits

Each iPad Kit contains one iPad loaded with educational games.

Preschool Learning Kits

Each Preschool Learning Kit contains books, movies, music and activities designed for preschool age children.

Family Kits

Each Family Kit is themed and contains reading materials and movies for all ages.

Baby Kits

Each Baby Time Kit contains books and activities designed for children birth to 24 months as well as a parenting book.

Need a Good Book?

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

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Upcoming Children's Events

Jun
24
Sun
1:30 PM Kids Knitting It Forward
Kids Knitting It Forward
Jun 24 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Youth grades 4 and up are invited to learn to knit and participate in knitting-based community service projects. Parents, grandparents, guardians and adults are welcome to knit with the group. Have fun, learn to knit[...]
Jun
25
Mon
1:45 PM Reading Buddies (Session 1)
Reading Buddies (Session 1)
Jun 25 @ 1:45 PM – 2:30 PM
Children entering grades 1-4 may participate in KPL’s Summer Reading Buddies program. Younger children are paired with teen volunteers for one-on-one reading time over eight-weekly sessions throughout the summer. Reading Buddies: Mondays, June 11-July 30,[...]
2:45 PM Reading Buddies (Session 2)
Reading Buddies (Session 2)
Jun 25 @ 2:45 PM – 3:30 PM
Children entering grades 1-4 may participate in KPL’s Summer Reading Buddies program. Younger children are paired with teen volunteers for one-on-one reading time over eight-weekly sessions throughout the summer. Reading Buddies: Mondays, June 11-July 30,[...]
6:30 PM Family Ukulele Lessons
Family Ukulele Lessons
Jun 25 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
This special class for families will go over the basics of ukulele music with instruction from Music & Arts of Crestwood. This is a single event and is not part of a series, please only sign up[...]
Jun
26
Tue
10:00 AM Read With a Furry Friend
Read With a Furry Friend
Jun 26 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Read with Angie the dog from Pet Reach @APA.