For Kids

Summer Reading 2018!
Take a Reading Challenge and win prizes!

Download a reading challenge and complete it to win prizes this summer!  Also, check out all the awesome events we've got planned all summer long!

BLURB Newsletter
Juvenile Fiction Newsletter

A monthly newsletter for readers who enjoy juvenile fiction. Book news and reviews, writing activities, weird words, strange stories, and much more.

Baby and Me
Baby and Me
Every Tuesday, 11am

A special 20-minute Story Time for ages 0-24 months. Baby and Me will be held in the 2nd Floor Meeting Room right after the first Story Time.

Family Game Night and Chess with James Patterson
Family Game Night
Thursday from 5-8pm

Bring the whole family to play board games at the library. Also, you can learn the game of chess from local chess master James Patterson.

Summer Coding Club
June 14, 21, 28 & July 12, 19, 26 | 1pm

Make Games and animations in Scratch, design your own website, and play with some robots! Kids sessions are geared for those in 3rd-5th grade. Registration is not required, but please be on time.

Wonder Time
Wonder Time!
Every Tuesday, 4-6pm

"Wonder" about something new each week in this  program meant to increase curiosity and self-expression. Geared toward (but not limited to) ages 6-14.

Story Time
Story Time!
Tuesdays at 10am and 1pm

Join Miss Nicole, Brary Bear, Ms. Michelle, Miss Retta, Bob Dog, and friends for Story Time!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Start Reading Today!

The McCracken County Public Library is a participant in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten movement!

Love on a Leash
Love on a Leash
Third Tuesday each month, 6:30pm

Children will be able to practice their reading skills to the patient and lovable pet therapy dogs from Love on a Leash.

Creation Station
Creation Station
Saturdays from 1-4pm

Join us in the 2nd floor conference room and let your imagination run wild with our collection of S.T.E.A.M. toys.

Hoopla Digital

Access to thousands of e-books, audiobooks, movies, TV, and more.

Accelerated Reader
Accelerated Reader

Get access to AR BookFind as well as your school's AR information.

Novelist K-8
Novelist K-8

A fiction database designed with a bright, appealing layout, designed especially for elementary and middle schools.

Youth Services

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Materials and programs for infants, toddlers, children, and teens.