Children

Children News & Events

Singing, dancing, fingerplays, and stories - a fun time for you and your toddler.

September 21
9:30am

We love stories! Join us for stories, songs, flannelboards, and more.

September 21
10:30am

Join us in the Downsbrough Community Room - a place for you to play with your child and talk with other parents, and learn from an early childhood specialist from Strawberry Fields.

September 22
9:15am

Join us for storytime with a Children’s Staff Member!

September 22
10:00am

Sweet stories, songs, and lapsit rhymes - a playtime just for baby and grown-up.

September 27
9:30am

This calendar features events for Fall 2021 for kids and families!

Explore our new Children's Department events calendar for exciting details about upcoming events for children and famili

Fall 2021 Children's Department Calendar with bear sitting on a stump holding leaves

Pick up a dot at any service desk and take it home to decorate. Bring your decorated dot back by Wednesday, September 15 and we'll show off your creations in the library!

International Dot Day poster with images of people making art

Show off your creative flair in the second ever BookFestPA Virtual Costume Contest, sponsored by Setsucon. Let's celebrate our favorite fandoms by showing off costumes of the characters we love.

Costume Contest Information

Singing, dancing, fingerplays, and stories - a fun time for you and your toddler.

September 21
9:30am

We love stories! Join us for stories, songs, flannelboards, and more.

September 21
10:30am

Join us in the Downsbrough Community Room - a place for you to play with your child and talk with other parents, and learn from an early childhood specialist from Strawberry Fields.

September 22
9:15am

Join us for storytime with a Children’s Staff Member!

September 22
10:00am

Sweet stories, songs, and lapsit rhymes - a playtime just for baby and grown-up.

September 27
9:30am