The children’s collection of A.K. Smiley Public Library includes:
- Books, periodicals, and audio materials for preschool through 8th grade.
- Special programs and activities are held for children year round.
- Reading Clubs are held throughout the year and feature special themes and rewards to young readers.
Bring your little ones and enjoy storytelling from our wonderful group of readers!
Tuesday Afternoons in the Story Corner:
- After-School Story Time: K – 5th graders welcome! ~ 3:00 – 3:30 p.m. (includes snack!)
Tuesday Evenings in the Story Corner:
Pajama Story Time: all ages ~ 7:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday Mornings in The Contemporary Club:
Preschoolers: Ages 4-6 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. ~ story time + craft to take home
Wednesday Evenings in The Story Corner:
Chinese Story Time: All ages welcome ~ 5:00 – 5:30 p.m. ~ in The Story Corner
Thursday Mornings in The Contemporary Club:
Baby Story Time 9:30 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.
Tiny Tots: Ages 2-3, 10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.; 10:40 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.
Thursday Evenings in The Story Corner:
Spanish Story Time 5:00 – 5:30 p.m. with Miss Maria
Saturday mornings in the Story Corner:
Spanish Story Time 10:00 – 10:30 a.m. (starting 10/19/19) With Mr. Aguirre
Fitness for Kids
Every Thursday afternoon from 3:30 – 4:15 in The Contemporary Club
All ages welcome to attend this fast-paced, interactive class!
Dia de los MUERTOS Event
Join us in the park on Saturday morning, 11/02/2019, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. for fun, family activities. Face Painting; sugar skull art; paper flowers and free food for all!
Beginning @ 12:00 p.m., make your way to the Contemporary Club to view all of the Community Altars inside. Special programming begins @ 1:00 with Director McCue; Assistant Archivist Carrillo; Ballet Folklorico and closing remarks by Adult Services Librarian, Jennifer Downey.
Open to all ages!
Therapy Dog friends Daisy, Feisty; Snowball & Lord Devereaux & Dominic
Come and read to our Therapy Dog friends in the Story Corner of the Young Readers’ Room on the 3rd Sunday in October 20 @ 2:00; and 1st & 3rd Thursdays 10/3 & 10/17.
We look forward to having your kids read a great book to our friends!
Try some cool mapping at this website, created for the library by Esri:
Have fun with it…where will be your first destination to look up? Locally; in the state; country? How about someplace in the world?!
Saturday Craft Day
October 19, 2019
“Little House on the Prairie”
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.
16th Annual Family Day 2019
Saturday, October 12
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
For more information, call Children’s Services at 798-7674
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