For those tweens/teens in the house, check out the Youth Spot with information about fun things just for youth.
For kids in grades K-5 we have a special K-5 Stuff page just for special events geared towards them. These programs run during the school year, September - May.
Check out the Storytime Stuff page for storytime schedule geared towards ages 0-5. Storytimes run for approximately 8 or 9 weeks across the library system with a 2 week planning break in between sessions.
Upcoming Special Events
STEM Saturday @ North River Library
Kids in grades 3 through 6 join us once again for a time of fun and exploration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math with a special focus on habitats, Saturday, March 8, 10:30am-12 Noon.
Youth Art Month Exhibit @ Main Library
Artwork from over 200 K-12 Harrisonburg City Students will be featured throughout the library March 10-28.
1st Anniversary Party @ Village Library
Join us in celebrating the the first anniversary of the Village Library new buildling Saturday, March 15 from 10am-2pm! Have a look around, consume some punch and cookies, and join in a speical craft time at 1pm.
Andy the Armadillo @ Main Library
Join us in welcoming Andy the Armadillo from Texas Roadhouse for a special storytime Monday, March 18 @ 4pm
Magical Fun @ Main Library
Magician Wes Iseli will amaze! Who doesn't enjoy a little magic? Don't miss out Saturday, March 22 @ 1pm.
Child Identification Program @ Main Library
After the Playful Puppets program on Saturday, March 29
stick around @ 2pm
for CHIP, find out the "abc's for prevention education & abduction awareness" and get a free Child ID kit.
Accelerated Reader (AR) Book Finder
Please check with your school to make sure that they carry the AR test for the book you choose from the AR website.
Book Booster Literacy Hints from the Library of Virginia
TumbleBooks are online, animated, talking picture books. These books are available for FREE to all library patrons, courtesy of the Library of Virginia! Just click on the icon to the left to begin enjoying the TumbleBookLibrary!
Click here for a list of great kid-friendly websites where you can find online games and activities.