Great resources for children




Programs for all ages

Has your child outgrown story hour, or is he or she too young? The library offers a variety of book clubs, parties, and special programs for older children as well as programs for babies. Check out what’s available for your child!



Kid friendly online games

Looking for something fun for your child to do on the Internet that’s also safe and age-appropriate? Check out the fun games on the links below!



View online book lists

Don’t know what to read? Need to find a book that’s in a specific AR/Lexile range? Check out the Illinois’ Children’s Choice Awards here and see what their reading levels are!


Kids Books

detectives assistant last in long line of rebels diva and the flea wolf wilder another kind of hurricane


Kids Movies

caillou's halloween superwhy cinderella and other fairy tales out of the vault halloween Descendants power rangers trickster treat


Picture Books

over the river great thanksgiving escape what dinosaurs did last night dog wearing shoes monsters dont eat broccoli Jingle Jingle


Reserve a Book

Getting the stuff you want

Did you know that you can reserve the stuff you want from the library online? Find what you want on our catalog, log in to “My Account” with your library card number, and “Place Hold.” We will give you a call when it gets here.


Learning Express

Want to practice for a big test?

Want to learn more about a certain subject? Check out Learning Express! Learning Express has a variety of exercises, tests and programs so that you can keep doing your best in school. When registering for Learning Express, use your library card number as your Username to log in from home.

learning express


Find the help you need

Need a little help finding the answer to a tough question? Writing a paper or need to study for an upcoming test? Try one of these links for a homework boost.


Assignment Alert

Teachers: Are you planning a big assignment?

Use the form below to alert the staff at the library. Your information will help us to supply materials and guidance for students.

assignment alert


Homeschooling resources now available

Trying homeschooling for the first time? Find homeschooling resources or supplement your curriculum with help from the library.


Internet Safety

Are your kids safe?

The Internet can be a scary place sometimes. Talk to your kids about how to stay safe on the Internet. Learn tips and guidelines for Internet safety from the links below.