Youth Services

Welcome to Youth Services! The Youth Department is dedicated to providing programming for children of all ages. 
 
Throughout the year, we have programs including storytime, crafts, performers, and other events for you and your family to enjoy. Please see the schedule below for specific program details, dates, and times. 
 
 October 2021 Youth Calendar 
 
 
 
NEW for fall 2021!!!  Baby Lap sit is starts at 9:15am. 
 
Storytime Age Groups:
  • Baby Lapsit: Learning and a love for literacy is important at any age. Young minds will learn through language, stories, rhymes, and more. A parent must accompany children during these sessions. Baby Lapsit is geared for children ages birth to 23 months.
  • Preschool Storytime: Come aboard the Storytime Express for an experience filled with fun, stories, songs, and much more! All sessions include 20 minutes of storytime and 15 minutes of crafts. Preschool storytime is for ages 3 to 5.
  • Toddler Time: Little minds will learn, play, and explore with stories, fingerplays, and songs. Activities such as games, crafts, and freeplay will follow storytime. Toddler Time is for children ages 18 months to 3 years old.
  • Parachute Play: A storytime geared just for active toddlers (ages 18 months-3 years)! Toddlers can learn through parachute play to stories and songs. Thank you to Brisingamen Intelligence for our 20 handle parachute!
 
Fall 2021 Storytime Themes
Week of September 27th - The letter W
Week of October 4th - Around the World
Week of October 11th - Fall Colors
Week of October 18th - Pumpkins & Applies
Week of October 25th - Trick-or-Treat
Week of November 1st - My Name is...
Week of November 8th - Glitter & Sparkles
Week of November 15th - Yum, pie!
Week of November 22nd - Happy Thanksgiving!
Week of November 29th - Dashing through the Snow
Week of December 6th - Reindeer Games
     

 
Dial A Story
Children and their families can now enjoy stories, poems, and more right over the phone! Call 262-457-6616 to access the library's Dial A Story line and pick the content you want to hear. New content will be uploaded every month.