At Home Family Book Club

Pick up a kit to host your own Family Book Club at home. Kits will include a copy of the book, discussion guides and a few treats. August Book: The Golden Hour by Niki Smith. Registration is required.

Books for Babies on the Lawn

Books, lap bounces, songs, rhymes and more are what you'll find at this storytime geared to 6 months- 2 years! Bring your own blanket.

Thursdays at 9:30 AM, beginning June 16.

Storytime on the Lawn

Join us for storytime on the library lawn geared to preschoolers ages 2-5. Bring your own blanket.

Mondays and Fridays at 10:30 AM, beginning June 6.

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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Reading Buddies

Children grades 1-4 sign up for one-on-one reading time with a teen volunteer. Sign up by May 27.

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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.

Tumblebooks

Tumblebooks

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

OverDrive Kids Reading Room

OverDrive Kids Reading Room

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

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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

12:00 AM
At Home Family Book Club Kit August 12, 2022 Ages 8-12 Book Club Kits will be available for pick up. The kits will include a copy of the book and some discussion questions as well[...]
Aug 28 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
For ages 10 and older. Patrons are invited to learn to knit and participate in knitting based community service projects. Supplies are available for beginning projects. Meeting time is 1:30 – 3 pm.  
7:00 PM
This event is rescheduled for September 23, 2022 Time: 7:00 – 8:30 pm Location: Front Lawn Join us for a family movie night. Bring A blanket.  
Sep 25 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
For ages 10 and older. Patrons are invited to learn to knit and participate in knitting based community service projects. Supplies are available for beginning projects. Meeting time is 1:30 – 3 pm.