Children's Department


Lynette Christensen

Joanne Mottet

Leslie Fengel

Jeff Howick

Weekly Programs

Baby Time

Ages birth to 18 mos.

Tuesdays at 10 am

beginning January 23

Toddler/Preschool Story Times

Note:  Toddler Time and Story Time classes are changing in January.  Toddler Time classes geared to 2-3 yr old children will be at 10 am on Wednesdays and Thursdays; Preschool Story Time for 4-5 yr old children will be at 11 am on Wednesdays and Thursdays. 

Prenda Code Club

Code Club will return in summer 2018.

Outreach programs for charter schools, public schools, parents, and day care centers in the area are available by special request.



Early Literacy Stations™ (5)

Early Literacy Stations™ are available for use by young children, ages 2-8, and their parents/caregivers.

Internet Stations (14)

These stations are available for use by school-age children and adults accompanied by children.

Log in with your library card and PIN number.  Sessions last 1 hour.

Featured Items

Caldecott Event

What We Offer

In addition to a large collection of books and media for children, we have

  • weekly story times 
  • a summer reading program
  • make-and-take craft activities during school breaks
  • special events
  • Check our Events Calendar for the most current listings.  

Please call 928-759-3044 for more information.


Homework Help


TUTORING ONLINE provides live tutor assistance daily from noon - 11:00 p.m. Requires library card number.




Animal Fact Guide has interesting facts and videos about animals around the world.




Distinguished Women of Past and Present has biographies of distinguished women by name or by field of achievement. has more than 30,000 biographies searchable by individual or by category.




KidsReads has book lists, author interviews, puzzles and more for kids ages 6-12.


Guys Read has great book suggestions for boys to read or listen to.

PBS Kids Raising Readers is a wonderful place where kids can play free reading games and do activities with parents and caregivers to get them ready for school.


Newbery Medal Official Home Page


Caldecott Medal Official Home Page




Central Intelligence Agency Fact Book is a great place to find information, maps, and flags of all the countries in the world.




World Book Online




Science Fair Project Resource Guide is an excellent site that links kids to a variety of great web resources for science fair projects.


Community Resources


The Big/Little Kids Book lists organizations in the Quad-City area that help families and children.