Science Minute to Win It

Join us for fast paced, fun-tastic science challenges you have to complete in a minute. Ages 5-12.

Walking in Winter Waffle-land

Create a waffle that would make Elf proud with candy, syrup and loads of sprinkles! Then indulge as we watch a fun holiday movie! Ages 3 & up.

Fandom Trivia

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

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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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Feed a Reader Blog – Recent Posts

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Reluctant Reader: Resources and Suggestions

Reluctant Reader: Resources and Suggestions

It can be hard sometimes to get your child to enjoy reading. Such an aversion can stem from a variety of factors, and it can be difficult to address them in a healthy, productive way. We here at KPL would love for all of our patrons to be dedicated and passionate...

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Spotlight: Summer Reading Challenge

Spotlight: Summer Reading Challenge

Are you logging those reading minutes? There's still plenty of time to earn your prizes and get more chance tickets! And even if you've already hit 100 hours (congratulations!), you can still complete our remaining challenges, each one worth an additional chance...

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Upcoming Children's Events

Nov
12
Tue
10:00 AM Storytime
Storytime
Nov 12 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Join us for stories, songs & crafts that encourage the development of early literacy skills.
Nov
13
Wed
10:00 AM Storytime
Storytime
Nov 13 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Join us for stories, songs & crafts that encourage the development of early literacy skills.
Nov
14
Thu
9:30 AM Books for Babies
Books for Babies
Nov 14 @ 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Storytime for babies 6 – 24 months and their caretakers.
4:00 PM Perler Bead Club
Perler Bead Club
Nov 14 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Are you a perler bead maker with purpose? Meet with others who are positively pumped about perler beads at the library once a month. Ages 5-12.
Nov
16
Sat
9:30 AM Fall Round-Up Event with St. Lou...
Fall Round-Up Event with St. Lou...
Nov 16 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Join us on Saturday, November 16 from 9:30-11:00 am for a Fall Round-Up Event with St. Louis Moms Blog! There will be storytime, crafts, activities, snacks, and of course…COFFEE!! All families are welcome. We’ll see you[...]