Young Readers’

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The children’s collection of Smiley Library includes books for toddlers, picture books, easy readers, books-on-tape, magazines and fiction and non-fiction collections up to the eighth grade level.

Story Time


Bring your little ones and enjoy storytelling from our wonderful group of readers!

  • Tuesday Nights in the Story Corner  

Chinese Story Time 5:45 – 6:15 p.m.

Pajama Story Time: 7:00 – 7:30 p.m.

  • Wednesday Mornings in the Assembly Room
    Preschoolers: Ages 4-6 10:15-10:45 am
  • Thursday Mornings in the Assembly Room
    Tiny Tots: Ages 2-3, 10:15-10:30 am, 10:40-10:55 am
  • Saturday Mornings in the Story Corner
    Bilingual Story Time: 10:15-10:45 am
    Spanish/English Que Bueno!



Saturday Craft Day

August 16, 2014

Circus Time

Join us for a fun-filled morning of crafting, stamping and making new friends in the Assembly Room.  Join Miss Didi and her helpers as they help you make and create great crafts for you to take home.


Beginning Tuesday, June 24, children, ages 4-18 are invited to join the Summer Reading Game.

This year the kids can sign up to play B-I-N-G-O.

Sign up on the 24th, or anytime there after.  Each day there is a new task to complete.

Once the children/teens have earned a BINGO, they will earn a prize from the library!


        Sunday, August 17, 2014

Kids may come to read aloud to Daisy, the Labradoodle

in the Young Readers’ Room starting at 2:00 p.m.

One child at a time may read aloud, until 2:30 p.m.

We will have books available for the children to read out-loud as Daisy listens intently to the story!


Redlands Kids’ Riddle Contest

August Grand Prize

Angels vs. Oakland A’s Baseball

Saturday, August 30th                        6 VIPseats&VIPparking passes

  A riddle contest just for kids!   New contest each month all summer!

  Grand prize each contest:  six behind-home-plate tickets to Angels baseball

  Here is how to enter:

• Figure out your best guess to solve the riddle

• Write down your answer, along with your name, age, and phone # 

• Take your entry to Young Readers’ Room  at A.K. Smiley Public Library or submit online at 


Only six-to-12-year old children who live in Redlands are eligible.   All correct guesses are entered in a drawing to determine winner.  One entry per child each contest!  Clues are published in the Redlands Daily Facts & online at

 Clues for August Redlands Kids’ Riddle Contest                

Right here in Redlands, if you look you can find

The state’s oldest company (one of its kind)

In the 1880’s using letters of lead

And pressing each page so the news could be read,

Ensuring all people would have what they need

To know what was happening (if they could read).

Deadline:    August 20th  

Winner notified:   August 21st    

Co-sponsored by

Young Readers’ Room A.K. Smiley Public Library & Rochford Foundation-Burrage Mansion



10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Special author visit by Mike Graf

Visit the Young Readers’ Room on Facebook 

Visit the Young Readers’ Room Channel on YouTube

Please call for more information: (909) 798-7674