For Kids

Summer Reading 2019
Summer Reading!

Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 9:30am, 11am, and 1pm

Celebrate the Summer of Space at the Library!

French Spanish and German Story Time
French, Spanish, and German Story Time

Thursdays at 10:30am

Madame Valerie of StarBright Learning Center will read us entertaining stories in a foreign language!

A toddler reads while a pet therapy dog looks on.
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.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten logo.
1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Start Reading Today!

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

SenseSational Story Time
SenseSational Story Time

Thursdays at 9:30am

Made for little ones and their senses! Each week, children ages 0-4 and their
caregivers will explore their world through sight, sound, touch, taste and smell through books, songs, and play!

Saturday Sing-Along. A toddler plays on a toy xylophone.
Saturday Sing-Along

Every other Saturday at 10am

We will be sharing fun picture books and then sing a song that goes with each book read.

Family Game Night. A child plays a board game.
Family Game Night

Thursday from 5-8pm

Bring the whole family to play board games at the library. Also, you can learn Chess or Mahjong.


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.

Yoga Story Time
Yoga Story Time

Thursdays at 10am

This 30 minute yoga storytime encourages children to have healthy self-awareness through stories, songs, and movement.

Wonder Time. Shows a close up view of a library robot toy.
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.

Creation Station. A child creates something with building toys.
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.


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

Accelerated Reader

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

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.