For Kids

Summer Reading 2020

Check out our Summer Reading page for upcoming programs for babies and children and to learn more about this year’s reading challenges.


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.

Library programming has been canceled until May 2020.

Story Time!

Join Ms. Nicole, Brary Bear, Ms. Michelle, and all their friends as they bring children’s books to life through puppet shows, skits, songs, and dances.

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!

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.

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.

Youth Services
Extensions: 122 or 150
Email: [email protected]

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