El Dia de los Niños

Celebrate El Dia de los Niños (Children's Day) with games, crafts, books, food, music and more! All families and children are invited. Each family will receive a free book while supplies last. No registration required. 

Downtown: Saturday, April 30, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Click here for a list of events
Latino Americans

Lapsit Programs

Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, stories, and play time at Lapsit, a language enrichment program for children ages 6 to 24 months and their caregivers. 

Click here to find a Lapsit near you.
Wee Play & Learn

Wee Play and Learn

Spend time with your child, play, meet new families, and talk one-on-one with child development specialists during this free five-week workshop.

Downtown: Fridays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
May 6, 13, 20, 27; June 3

Click here to register


Drop everything and read all month long at the Downtown Library!

Stop by the children's desk to pick up a BINGO card. Complete 4 squares in a row, column, or diagonal by May 1, and win a prize! 

For more information call 367-8700, or come to the Downtown library.


Reading Bridge Summer Tutoring

Struggling readers in grades K-5 can sign up for free tutoring at the library this summer. Sessions run July 11 through August 4. Follow the links below for a schedule and more information.
Registration is required.

Summer Tutoring
Click here to register
Book Week

Children's Book Week 2016

Celebrate with us May 2 to 8! Dress as your favorite book character for storytimes at Prairie West and follow the links below to find storytimes at other locations. 
Visit Prairie West on Saturday, May 7, for special Curious George activities and stories.

What is Children's Book Week?
Find CBW activities at Prairie West
Find a storytime

After-School Programs

Inspire your school-ager's imagination with books, art, movies, gaming, and science.

Follow the links below to see what's happening at your branch.

After-School Activities
Kids Events & Classes


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Posted 04/27/2016 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Reading Bridge Summer Tutoring at Siouxland Libraries

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Posted 04/14/2016 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Reading Bridge Book Drive at Siouxland Libraries

Encourage kids in your community to continue reading this summer by donating your gently used children’s books to Siouxland Libraries…

Posted 03/31/2016 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

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